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Warren Area High School graduate Hank Morrison went 5-for-12 at the plate with four runs batted in for the Mercyhurst University Lakers in a four-game sweep of Gannon University over the weekend. The Lakers won 4-0, 4-2, 14-4, and 11-1 to improve their overall record to 15-5.

Youngsville High School graduate Cory Craig was stuck with a loss after going two innings on the mound and allowing one earned run on one hit against Slippery Rock on Friday. Craig’s Cal U Vulcans were defeated by a score of 7-6 to fall to 13-9 on the year.

Warren Area High School graduate Tyler Leichtenberger earned the save in Rochester Institute of Technology’s 4-2 win over the University of Rochester on Saturday. Through nine games, Leichtenberger has five appearances with a record of 2-0 and one save.

Youngsville High School graduate and Cal U junior Abel Robinault finished third and qualified for the Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference Championships with a time of 32:35.14 in the 10,000-meter run at the Fred Hardy Invitational in Richmond, Virginia.


Warren’s softball game at Mercyhurst Prep scheduled for Monday has been postponed. A makeup date has not yet been announced.

Varsity slate

Here is the varsity slate of action for all county teams from Monday, March 31 through Saturday, April 5:


Baseball: Warren at DuBois, 4 p.m.

North East at Youngsville, 4 p.m.

Northwestern at Eisenhower, 4 p.m.


Softball: Central at Warren, 4 p.m.

Iroquois at Youngsville, 4 p.m.

Baseball: Warren at St. Marys, 4 p.m.

Track: Youngsville at Corry, 4 p.m.

Eisenhower at Iroquois, 4 p.m.


Baseball: Youngsville at Northwestern, 4 p.m.

Eisenhower at Fairview, 4 p.m.

Softball: Union City at Youngsville, 4 p.m.

Curwensville at Sheffield, 3 p.m.

Tennis: Warren at Elk County Catholic, 4 p.m.


Softball: Strong Vincent at Warren, 4 p.m.

Eisenhower at Titusville, 4 p.m.

Track: Eisenhower, North Clarion at Sheffield, 4 p.m.

Tennis: Oil City at Warren Tennis, 4 p.m.


Baseball: General McLane at Warren, 4 p.m.

Eisenhower at Titusville, 4 p.m.

Softball: Sheffield at East Forest, 4 p.m.

Union City at Eisenhower, 4 p.m.


Softball: Villa Maria at Warren, noon

Track: Warren, Youngsville at BrooKville Invitational, 9 a.m.

Tennis: Harbor Creek at Warren