TL Athletes of the Week: Meyers’ Jawane Buckner, Seminary’s Tara Kupsky

TL Athletes of the Week: Meyers’ Jawane Buckner, Seminary’s Tara Kupsky

TARA KUPSKYSchool: Wyoming SeminaryYear: JuniorSport, position: SwimmingFamily: Lori Blue, mom; Eric, dad; Colby Vonderheid, stepfather; Paige, sister...

February 20th, 2017 |  


TL Athletes of the Week: Nanticoke’s Kayla Aufiero, GAR’s Will Johnson

TL Athletes of the Week: Nanticoke’s Kayla Aufiero, GAR’s Will Johnson

KAYLA AUFIEROSchool: NanticokeYear: SeniorSport, position: Basketball, guardFamily: Kristin, mom; Matt, dad; Claire, sisterLast week: The senior began...

January 30th, 2017 updated: January 30th, 2017. |  


Defense key for Crestwood boys basketball in win over Pittston Area

Defense key for Crestwood boys basketball in win over Pittston Area

Defense was key for the Crestwood boys basketball team Thursday night, holding Pittston Area to just 10 points in the first half en route to a 55-38 w...

December 22nd, 2016 |  


Wyoming Valley Conference standouts ink letters of intent as signing period opens

Wyoming Valley Conference standouts ink letters of intent as signing period opens

In her own mind, there was never a doubt her heart would win out over her aching hip.For everyone else, there was plenty of uncertainty.But Grace Ange...

November 9th, 2016 updated: November 9th, 2016. |  


West seniors go out with a win in WVC baseball All-Star Game

West seniors go out with a win in WVC baseball All-Star Game

RICE TWP. — Tyler Dougherty took a day off from the Wyoming Valley American Legion baseball title race to play one last high school game.Dougher...

July 7th, 2016 |  


WVC baseball seniors take the field as all-stars

WVC baseball seniors take the field as all-stars

Wyoming Valley Conference baseball seniors will get to wear their high school caps on the field one more time Thursday.The annual WVC Senior All-Star ...

July 6th, 2016 |  


Times Leader Baseball Player of the Year: Ryan Hogan’s versatility lifted Wyoming Valley West

Times Leader Baseball Player of the Year: Ryan Hogan’s versatility lifted Wyoming Valley West

It was April 27, and Wyoming Valley West needed a shortstop.There had been some discussion about using Ryan Hogan, a catcher, given that the Spartans ...

June 27th, 2016 |  


2016 Times Leader WVC Baseball All-Stars

2016 Times Leader WVC Baseball All-Stars

Mike BonitaWyoming AreaJr. outfielderThe Warriors did plenty of damage on the basepaths and Bonita was at the forefront. The leading hitter for the Di...

June 27th, 2016 |  


WVC defense not enough to win Field of Dreams Game

WVC defense not enough to win Field of Dreams Game

MOOSIC — Senior high school baseball all-stars from the Wyoming Valley Conference and Lackawanna League combined to put on a defensive show right fr...

June 19th, 2016 updated: June 20th, 2016. |  


Hazleton Area’s Dante Biasi, Tony Hernandez selected in MLB draft

Hazleton Area’s Dante Biasi, Tony Hernandez selected in MLB draft

They had been trading messages for months. But especially on Saturday. The two Hazleton Area left-handers knew this was going to be the day.When their...

June 11th, 2016 updated: June 11th, 2016. |