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. |  


GAR falls to Scranton Prep in D2-4A title game

GAR falls to Scranton Prep in D2-4A title game

WILKES-BARRE TWP. — Momentum kept coming within GAR’s grasp Saturday afternoon. Each time, it slipped through the Grenadiers’ finger...

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


Sam Yencha leads Holy Redeemer to district girls basketball title

Sam Yencha leads Holy Redeemer to district girls basketball title

WILKES-BARRE TWP. — Since very early in the season, Sam Yencha spent most of her minutes coming off the bench to provide a spark to Holy Redeeme...

March 4th, 2017 |  


Loyd and Scranton hammer Hazleton Area in District 2 girls basketball final

Loyd and Scranton hammer Hazleton Area in District 2 girls basketball final

WILKES-BARRE TWP. — It was supposed to be an easy basket for Hazleton Area.The Cougars stole the ball, took off on a fast break and got the ball...

March 3rd, 2017 |  


Susquehanna overwhelms MMI in Class A boys basketball title game

Susquehanna overwhelms MMI in Class A boys basketball title game

WILKES-BARRE TWP. — A long layoff was going to be a problem for MMI Prep on Friday afternoon, no doubt.The bigger issue, though, was Susquehanna...

March 3rd, 2017 |