Times Leader’s 2017 Girls Basketball All-Stars

Times Leader’s 2017 Girls Basketball All-Stars

TARYN ASHBYPittston Area5-8 Sr. GKnown throughout her career as a lock-down defender who regularly stymied the league’s leading scorers, Ashby t...

April 24th, 2017 |  


TL Girls Basketball Player of Year Erin Gibbons changed WVW’s fortunes

TL Girls Basketball Player of Year Erin Gibbons changed WVW’s fortunes

It isn’t very often that the simple dribbling ability of a high school girls basketball player drives her team’s fans to shrieks of deligh...

April 24th, 2017 |  


WVW’s Erin Gibbons, Nanticoke’s Kayla Aufiero receive girls basketball All-State honors

WVW’s Erin Gibbons, Nanticoke’s Kayla Aufiero receive girls basketball All-State honors

They came into high school with pure passion for the game they loved, but without many of the abilities that made them leaders of championship teams.B...

April 15th, 2017 |  


Blue wins WVC boys senior all-star basketball game

Blue wins WVC boys senior all-star basketball game

WILKES-BARRE — Crestwood’s Kyle Richards spent his high school career playing for a basketball coach who places a big emphasis on defense....

March 31st, 2017 |  


WVC Girls Senior All-Star Classic features camaraderie on the court

WVC Girls Senior All-Star Classic features camaraderie on the court

WILKES-BARRE — At the very end of her most painful girls basketball season, Jordan Reilly got a chance to play for the first time all year.Ellie...

March 31st, 2017 |  


Basketball seniors get final chance to shine

Basketball seniors get final chance to shine

The annual Dr. George P. Moses Senior All-Star Classic will be held Friday at Holy Redeemer High School.The games feature the top senior basketball pl...

March 31st, 2017 |  


Rhode Island recruit Daron Russell too much for Nanticoke

Rhode Island recruit Daron Russell too much for Nanticoke

BETHLEHEM — He sliced through Nanticoke Area’s defense at will.He dropped 3-pointers as if they were second nature.He scored 22 points whi...

March 21st, 2017 updated: March 21st, 2017. |  


Nanticoke Area’s magical run ends in state semifinal

Nanticoke Area’s magical run ends in state semifinal

BETHLEHEM — The pivotal moment for Nanticoke Area came with just about five minutes to play Tuesday night.Nationally ranked Imhotep Charter alre...

March 21st, 2017 |  


Nanticoke Area boys basketball face nationally ranked Imhotep

Nanticoke Area boys basketball face nationally ranked Imhotep

Shortly after advancing to the PIAA Class 3A state semifinals Sunday, Nanticoke Area boys basketball coach John Beggs compared his team to the next op...

March 21st, 2017 |  


Nanticoke Area advances to states semifinals

Nanticoke Area advances to states semifinals

BETHLEHEM — As that big lead was whittled to two points, the Nanticoke Area Trojans went back to what gave them the advantage Sunday afternoon.C...

March 19th, 2017 |