Penguins’ Hornqvist scores OT game winner

Penguins’ Hornqvist scores OT game winner

PITTSBURGH — Patric Hornqvist beat Braden Holtby between the legs 2:31 into overtime to give the Pittsburgh Penguins a 3-2 victory over the Wash...

May 4th, 2016 |  


Meyers boys remain unbeaten, set up showdown with Hanover Area for Wyoming Valley Conference title

Meyers boys remain unbeaten, set up showdown with Hanover Area for Wyoming Valley Conference title

WILKES-BARRE — With a season-ending showdown just around the corner for Meyers and a struggling opponent standing in the way, Wednesday’s ...

May 4th, 2016 |  


Casey DeSmith records shutout in Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins win over Hershey Bears

Casey DeSmith records shutout in Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins win over Hershey Bears

HERSHEY — Every puck that Casey DeSmith touched stayed out of the net. And just about every puck that Daniel Sprong shot went in.The two rookies...

May 4th, 2016 |  


Local sports: Sean Wills strikes out 7 in Holy Redeemer baseball win

Local sports: Sean Wills strikes out 7 in Holy Redeemer baseball win

KINGSTON — Sean Wills struck out seven and pitched a complete game as Holy Redeemer defeated Wyoming Seminary 6-1 Wednesday in Wyoming Valley Co...

May 4th, 2016 |  


Hazleton Area opens up 15 coaching positions

The Hazleton Area school board has opened up 15 varsity fall and winter head coaching positions after a 6-3 vote on April 28.Hazleton Area is now acce...

May 4th, 2016 |  


Coughlin standout Tamar Bourdeau selects St. Joe’s

Coughlin standout Tamar Bourdeau selects St. Joe’s

To say Tamar Bourdeau is following in her big sister’s footsteps is a stretch.The way the Coughlin standout sees it, she’s heading to a pr...

May 4th, 2016 |  


Ben Gamel’s RBI single lifts Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders over Buffalo Bison

Ben Gamel’s RBI single lifts Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders over Buffalo Bison

Ben Gamel’s RBI single off Casey Kotchman’s glove scored Jonathan Diaz for the eventual game-winning run in the eighth inning to led the W...

May 4th, 2016 |  


H.S. Sports Postponements

Rain has postponed a handful of Wednesday high school sporting events:Wednesday, May 4H.S. BASEBALL(4:15 p.m.)Hazleton Area at Lake-Lehman ppd 5/5MMI ...

May 4th, 2016 updated: May 4th, 2016. |  


Crestwood grad Wotherspoon to join RailRiders

Crestwood grad Wotherspoon to join RailRiders

Crestwood grad Matt Wotherspoon learned on Tuesday night that he would be promoted to the RailRiders. Wotherspoon, a right-hander, will become the fir...

May 3rd, 2016 |  


Chad Green dazzles as RailRiders snap losing streak

Chad Green dazzles as RailRiders snap losing streak

After five previous starts allowing two runs or less, Chad Green finally broke into the win column on Tuesday night.The right-hander earned his first ...

May 3rd, 2016 |