Sports Briefly… 02/28/13

Varsity slate

Here is the varsity slate of action for county winter sports teams for Friday, March 1, and Saturday, March 2:

FRIDAY’S SCHEDULE

Wrestling: Warren at PIAA Class AAA Northwest Regional Tournament, at Altoona High School, 5 p.m.

Eisenhower, Youngsville, Sheffield at PIAA Class AA Northwest Regional Tournament, at Sharon Area High School, 5:15 p.m.

Boys Basketball: Eisenhower vs. Vision Quest, District 10 Class A Consolation Game, at Oil City High School, 7 p.m.

Swimming: Warren at District 10 Class AA Swimming Championships, at Penn State Behrend, 1:30 p.m.

SATURDAY’S SCHEDULE

Wrestling: Warren at PIAA Class AAA Northwest Regional Tournament, at Altoona High School, 9:30 a.m.

Eisenhower, Youngsville, Sheffield at PIAA Class AA Northwest Regional Tournament, at Sharon Area High School, 9 a.m.

Swimming: Warren at District 10 Class AA Swimming Championships, at Penn State Behrend, 8:30 a.m.

College news

Youngsville High School graduate Cory Craig suffered a loss in his first collegiate start on Wednesday as a freshman for Division II California University of Pa.

Craig allowed five runs on four hits and two walks in 2 2/3 innings (70 pitches) in an 8-5 loss to Penn State Greater Allegheny. This, after Craig threw a scoreless inning in his debut.

Warren Area High School graduate Tyler Leichtenberger is 1-1 after throwing six innings, allowing one run on three hits with five strikeouts and three hit batters in Rochester Institute of Technology’s 22-1 win on Wednesday over SUNY Canton in Auburndale, Fla.

Warren Area High School graduate Matt Jaskolka is listed as a freshman pitcher on the baseball roster of Division II Bloomsburg University.

Warren Area High School graduate Emily Lobdell earned a win on Feb. 15 pitching for Division II Slippery Rock University, striking out eight over six scoreless innings in a 9-0 win over Bluefield State. She was 1-for-2 at the plate as the centerfielder in a 4-3 loss to Ohio Valley. Three straight games have been canceled due to weather.