GAR defeats Selinsgrove in boys basketball state opener

GAR defeats Selinsgrove in boys basketball state opener

WILKES-BARRE — Crunch time came at precisely 2:48 of the fourth quarter Saturday.Selinsgrove was on a run. Some shoving resulted in double techn...

March 11th, 2017 |  


Erin Gibbons leads Valley West to 1st girls basketball state win

Erin Gibbons leads Valley West to 1st girls basketball state win

WILKES-BARRE — The thought of failure in a disappointing District 2 final was fleeting for Erin Gibbons.She was too focused on helping Wyoming V...

March 11th, 2017 |  


Redeemer overcomes slow start to win state opener

Redeemer overcomes slow start to win state opener

WILKES-BARRE — Perhaps it was fitting Holy Redeemer didn’t pull away from World Communications until the third quarter because everything ...

March 11th, 2017 |  


Holy Redeemer’s Sam Rajza knows all about success in state tourneys

Holy Redeemer’s Sam Rajza knows all about success in state tourneys

It seems success in state sports tournaments is in Sam Rajza’s blood.The junior guard and most experienced player on Holy Redeemer’s girls...

March 11th, 2017 |  


Nanticoke holds off West Perry in girls basketball PIAA Class 4A opener

Nanticoke holds off West Perry in girls basketball PIAA Class 4A opener

WILKES-BARRE — As far as the list of accomplishments go, Nanticoke Area has finished it.Maybe it’s time for the Trojanettes to start a new...

March 10th, 2017 |  


Talanca’s buzzer-beating shot sends Berwick girls to 2nd round of states

Talanca’s buzzer-beating shot sends Berwick girls to 2nd round of states

WILKES-BARRE — For all the dominating defense it played, all the hustle it took to repeatedly break a tough press, all the important baskets, th...

March 10th, 2017 |  


Nanticoke’s Klepadlo to make PIAA girls basketball tourney debut

Nanticoke’s Klepadlo to make PIAA girls basketball tourney debut

She was on the brink of making the state playoffs as a sophomore.She was on the bench when her team reached the PIAA postseason last year.At long last...

March 10th, 2017 |  


Hazleton Area defeats Delaware Valley for D2-6A boys basketball title

Hazleton Area defeats Delaware Valley for D2-6A boys basketball title

EXETER — Hazleton Area’s 21st victory gave the Cougars the inaugural District 2 Class 6A boys basketball championship Tuesday night.And th...

March 7th, 2017 updated: March 7th, 2017. |  


Sites set for PIAA state basketball games

Sites set for PIAA state basketball games

Two tripleheaders at Wilkes University will be part of the PIAA state basketball schedule featuring Wyoming Valley Conference boys and girls teams thi...

March 5th, 2017 |  


Abington Heights holds off Valley West for District 2 Class 5A basketball title

Abington Heights holds off Valley West for District 2 Class 5A basketball title

WILKES-BARRE TWP. — Standing tall like her team and with a wide smile, Deanna Klingman insisted she took no special joy from beating her old sch...

March 4th, 2017 updated: March 4th, 2017. |