Sports Briefly…2/2/13

Varsity slate

Here is the varsity slate of action for county winter sports teams for Saturday, Feb. 2, through Wednesday, Feb. 6:

SATURDAY’S SCHEDULE

Girls Basketball: Youngsville at Eisenhower, 6 p.m.

Mercyhurst Prep at Warren, 2 p.m.

Wrestling: Warren vs. General McLane, at District 10 Class AAA Team Duals, at Central Tech High School, 12 p.m.

MONDAY’S SCHEDULE

Boys Basketball: General McLane at Warren, 6 p.m.

TCCS at WCCS, 5:30 p.m.

Girls Basketball: TCCS at WCCS, 4 p.m.

Swimming: Central Tech at Warren, 6:30 p.m.

TUESDAY’S SCHEDULE

Boys Basketball: Sheffield at Curwensville, 6 p.m.

Cochranton at Eisenhower, 6 p.m.

Erie First Christian at WCCS, 7:30 p.m.

Girls Basketball: Corry at Warren, 6 p.m.

Curwensville at Sheffield, 6 p.m.

Youngsville at Cochranton, 6 p.m.

Erie First Christian at WCCS, 6 p.m.

WEDNESDAY’S SCHEDULE

Girls Basketball: TCCS at North Clarion, 6 p.m.

Boys Basketball: Youngsville at Rocky Grove, 8 p.m.

Wrestling: McDowell at Warren, 6 p.m.

Sheffield at Brockway, 6 p.m.

North East at Eisenhower, 6 p.m.

Saegertown at Youngsville, 6 p.m.

Postponed

The Bradford at Warren freshmen boys basketball game originally scheduled for Friday was postponed. No make-up date has been announced.

The Eisenhower at Conneaut boys basketball game originally scheduled for Friday was postponed. No make-up date has been announced.

Barnyard promotion at Ike

Eisenhower High School is offering free admission to Saturday’s Youngsville at Eisenhower girls basketball games beginning at 6 p.m. Saturday for any student wearing a Barnyard Classic t-shirt to the games. Junior varsity begins at 6 p.m. with the varsity game to follow. Further, any adult wearing a Barnyard Classic shirt to the games will receive a “special treat,” according to Barnyard Classic promotor Rick West.

PIAA on PCN

The Pennsylvania Cable Network – found on Atlantic Broadband channel 13 and Youngsville Cable channel 42 – will provide exclusive coverage of the PIAA Class AAA and Class AA Team Wrestling Championship on Saturday, February 9. The event is scheduled to take place at the Giant Center in Hershey.

The Class AAA team event will be shown on same-day tape at 8 p.m. on February 9. A re-air of the broadcast will be shown at 12 a.m. on Sunday, February 10. The Class AA event will be have same-day tape coverage at 10 p.m. Saturday with a re-air scheduled for 2 a.m. on Sunday, February 10.

The PIAA Class AA and AAA Individual Wrestling Championships will air on PCN, beginning Saturday, March 9.

For the remainder of the scholastic year, PCN will provide statewide championship coverage of individual wrestling, swimming and diving, basketball, track and field, boys volleyball, lacrosse, baseball and softball.

Rescheduled

The Youngsville at Rocky Grove boys basketball game postponed on Thursday will be made up on Wednesday, February 6, at Rocky Grove High School. The varsity only contest will begin at 8 p.m.

Jr. high hoops

Tidioute’s junior high boys basketball team earned its first victory of the season Friday with a 27-22 victory over East Forest. Conner Coughlin led the Bulldogs with 10 points and Darren Geiger finished with seven markers of his own. Ricky McAfoose added four points in the win and Kyle Campbell, Jeff Richard and Brandon Gourley all chipped in two points each.

Tidioute returns to the court Tuesday, visiting Youngsville.