Coughlin boys win Class 3A team title

Coughlin boys win Class 3A team title

SCRANTON – Coughlin’s Franco Balbuena appeared to be done for after three laps. Trailing heading into the final lap of the 1,600 run, the ...

May 16th, 2016 |  


Wyoming Area sprinter Bree Bednarski leads talented field of WVC athletes into District 2 track and field championships

Wyoming Area sprinter Bree Bednarski leads talented field of WVC athletes into District 2 track and field championships

This isn’t her main sport.That would be field hockey, where Wyoming Area standout Bree Bednarski committed to play for the University of Michiga...

May 16th, 2016 |  


Lindsey Williams goes the distance as Holy Redeemer girls, Coughlin boys dominate Cross Invitational

Lindsey Williams goes the distance as Holy Redeemer girls, Coughlin boys dominate Cross Invitational

PLAINS TWP. — Somewhere along the route of her long-distance runs, something kicked in for Lindsey Williams.She’s been in high gear ever s...

May 7th, 2016 updated: May 8th, 2016. |  


Track and field teams gear up for Cross Invitational

Track and field teams gear up for Cross Invitational

Athletes around the Wyoming Valley Conference have been talking about it for weeks.Now, the big non-conference meet is finally here as competitors fro...

May 6th, 2016 |  


Caroline Banas wins high jump to clinch at least share of division title for Holy Redeemer girls

Caroline Banas wins high jump to clinch at least share of division title for Holy Redeemer girls

YATESVILLE — With their championship dreams on the line, the Holy Redeemer Royals needed one more win at the wire.Caroline Banas took them over ...

May 5th, 2016 updated: May 5th, 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 |  


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 |  


Coughlin claims second straight WVC Division 1 boys track title

Coughlin claims second straight WVC Division 1 boys track title

PLAINS TWP. — Neither a dreary, drizzly day nor a revved-up rival were going to dampen another championship celebration for Coughlin.Franco Balb...

May 3rd, 2016 updated: May 3rd, 2016. |  


Taryn Ashby sets record at Pittston Area girls and Coughlin boys remain undefeated

Taryn Ashby sets record at Pittston Area girls and Coughlin boys remain undefeated

YATESVILLE — After losing a couple key pieces from an undefeated championship team, the Coughlin Crusaders figured they’d be hard-pressed ...

April 27th, 2016 |  


Riley Oremus is finally healthy and has Dallas girls track team looking strong

Riley Oremus is finally healthy and has Dallas girls track team looking strong

WRIGHT TWP. — After struggling through years of almost unbearable illness, Riley Oremus is finally running pain free.And partly because of that,...

April 26th, 2016 |