UPDATE: Severe weather suspends Nanticoke’s District 2 boys basketball game

UPDATE: Severe weather suspends Nanticoke’s District 2 boys basketball game

SCRANTON — The Nanticoke-Scranton Prep boys basketball game in the PIAA District 2 Class 4A was suspended Saturday afternoon and will be complet...

February 25th, 2017 updated: February 25th, 2017. |  


Jets release center Mangold, longest-tenured member of team

Jets release center Mangold, longest-tenured member of team

FLORHAM PARK, N.J. — The New York Jets on Saturday released Nick Mangold, the longest-tenured member of the team.An 11-year pro and a leader in ...

February 25th, 2017 |  


Transgender wrestler’s state bid spotlights Texas policy

Transgender wrestler’s state bid spotlights Texas policy

EULESS, Texas — A 17-year-old transgender wrestler who qualified for the girls state tournament while transitioning from female to male has beco...

February 25th, 2017 |  


Nanticoke storms back to earn spot in Class 4A girls basketball final

Nanticoke storms back to earn spot in Class 4A girls basketball final

EXETER — As she looked around her, it wasn’t hard for Katie Butczynski to see what was happening.The Dallas defense was determined to keep...

February 24th, 2017 |  


Mensinger, Berwick heading to District 2 girls basketball title game

Mensinger, Berwick heading to District 2 girls basketball title game

EXETER — At the end of a long game, Reese Mensinger and the Berwick Bulldogs could barely contain their excitement.For the first time in nearly ...

February 24th, 2017 |  


Holy Redeemer boys basketball heads to title game for first time since 2011

Holy Redeemer boys basketball heads to title game for first time since 2011

SCRANTON — Holy Redeemer’s three big guys shouldn’t be viewed as individuals after Friday night’s District 2 Class 3A boys bas...

February 24th, 2017 |  


Fast start carries Abington Heights past Dallas in D2-5A boys hoops semifinal

Fast start carries Abington Heights past Dallas in D2-5A boys hoops semifinal

SCRANTON — Abington Heights limited Dallas to 13 first-half points and rolled to a 61-42 win over the Mountaineers in a District 2 Class 5A boys...

February 24th, 2017 |  


Jeff Bennett, R.J. Driscoll hoping for District 2 Class 2A gold

Jeff Bennett, R.J. Driscoll hoping for District 2 Class 2A gold

WILKES-BARRE — Each one had a bad taste in his mouth.For Jeff Bennett, admittedly, it wasn’t quite his best showing at the regional tourna...

February 24th, 2017 |  


Outdoor expo continues through Sunday at Mohegan Sun Pocono

Outdoor expo continues through Sunday at Mohegan Sun Pocono

PLAINS TWP. — It was a night out for Hunter Kreig and his dad, Hank. The father and son enjoy the outdoors, so spending a 70-degree day together...

February 24th, 2017 |  


Pittston Area finds its stride at District 2 Class 3A Championships

Pittston Area finds its stride at District 2 Class 3A Championships

WILKES-BARRE — It’s been a down year for the Pittston Area team.For the second straight season, the Patriots missed the District 2 Class 3...

February 24th, 2017 |