Sports Briefly…

Special Olympics

There will be a Warren County Special Olympics basketball competition Saturday, March 8, at Warren Area Elementary Center. Athletes and volunteers should arrive by 9:30 a.m. For information, contact Walt Miller at 723-7777.

Warren 5K

Northwest Savings Bank will sponsor a 5K run and walk at 10 a.m. Saturday, March 29, in downtown Warren to raise money for the Breast Cancer Research Foundation and Livestrong at the YMCA.

Check-in will take place from 8 to 9:45 a.m. at the Northwest Community Room on Second Ave. The race wil begin in front of Northwest’s downtown Warren office at Liberty St. and Second Ave.

The cost is $15 if registered by March 27 and $20 after. To register online, visit, or mail in registration form (Northwest Savings Bank locations, YMCA, Jefferson-DeFrees Family Center, Warren County Chamber of Business and Industry), with check payable to Northwest Savings Bank, to Northwest Savings Bank, Attn: Krista Jamerson, 100 Liberty St., Warren, Pa. 16365.

For information, call Jamerson at 728-7649.

Varsity slate

Here is Eisenhower’s first-round PIAA game on Friday:


Boys Basketball: Eisenhower vs. Ridgway, PIAA Class A first round, Clarion University, 7:30 p.m.