TL Athlete of the Week: GAR’s’ Emmanuel Edoukou

TL Athlete of the Week: GAR’s’ Emmanuel Edoukou

EMMANUEL EDOUKOUSchool: GARYear: SeniorSport, position: Track & Field, 100m, 200m, 4X100 relayFamily: Marie Attiah, motherLast week: Seeded ninth ...

May 23rd, 2017 updated: May 23rd, 2017. |  


Lake-Lehman’s Emily Johns makes record-shattering return

Lake-Lehman’s Emily Johns makes record-shattering return

SCRANTON — Lake-Lehman senior Emily Johns did not want spend last year’s district championships in the stands. It made no sense for her to...

May 17th, 2017 |  


Wilkes-Barre standouts grab District 2 track and field gold

Wilkes-Barre standouts grab District 2 track and field gold

SCRANTON — His high school team didn’t win a single meet and his name wasn’t at the front of anyone’s mind at districts.But wi...

May 17th, 2017 |  


District 2-3A Track: WVC boys win five district titles

District 2-3A Track: WVC boys win five district titles

SCRANTON – Six steps was all Coughlin’s Vincent Todd needed to know that he could race ahead for a come-from-behind victory.Todd anchored ...

May 16th, 2017 |  


District 2-3A Track: Coughlin’s Madisyn Hawkins, Hazleton Area’s Kayla Merkel set records

District 2-3A Track: Coughlin’s Madisyn Hawkins, Hazleton Area’s Kayla Merkel set records

SCRANTON — Really, their spot in the middle of the medal stand was pretty secure.But Kayla Merkel wanted to take things a little farther.Madisyn...

May 16th, 2017 |  


Marc Minichello takes aim at title in District 2 track and field championships

Marc Minichello takes aim at title in District 2 track and field championships

This whole idea of throwing a javelin was simply supposed to give Marc Minichello something to do before he got healthy enough to begin throwing a bas...

May 16th, 2017 |  


TL Athletes of the Week: Holy Redeemer’s Morgan Bienkowski, Meyers’ Namir Murphy

TL Athletes of the Week: Holy Redeemer’s Morgan Bienkowski, Meyers’ Namir Murphy

MORGAN BIENKOWSKISchool: Holy RedeemerYear: JuniorSport, position: Softball, pitcherFamily: Nikki, mom; Ed, dad; Jess, sisterLast week: It’s bee...

May 15th, 2017 |  


District 2 Class 2A track & field meet moved to Wednesday

District 2 Class 2A track & field meet moved to Wednesday

The District 2 Class 2A track and field meet scheduled for Monday has been postponed and will be moved to Wednesday. The event will still take place a...

May 12th, 2017 |  


Hazleton Area claims WVC track crown behind Cusatis, Grula

Hazleton Area claims WVC track crown behind Cusatis, Grula

HAZLETON — Since the end of his freshman year, Michael Cusatis has been waiting for a day like this.And running like the wind, he made sure the ...

May 8th, 2017 |  


Holy Redeemer, Lukas Volpetti big track winners at Cross Invitational

Holy Redeemer, Lukas Volpetti big track winners at Cross Invitational

Throughout the regular season, Holy Redeemer and Wyoming Valley West struggled to make much of an impact on the boys’ division of high school tr...

May 6th, 2017 |