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 |  


Holy Redeemer wins D2-3A boys basketball championship

Holy Redeemer wins D2-3A boys basketball championship

WILKES-BARRE TWP. — If overtime beckoned Thursday night, so be it. Holy Redeemer wasn’t going to let Mid Valley win with a buzzer-beating ...

March 2nd, 2017 updated: March 2nd, 2017. |  


Nanticoke snatches away District 2 girls basketball title

Nanticoke snatches away District 2 girls basketball title

WILKES-BARRE TWP. — They had been down this road before, banging on the door of a district title, only to be turned away again and again.This ti...

March 2nd, 2017 updated: March 3rd, 2017. |  


Pieces fall into place for WVC boys basketball title hopefuls

Pieces fall into place for WVC boys basketball title hopefuls

The Hazleton Area boys basketball team arrived at Mohegan Sun Arena a year later than it expected. A year later than many expected.Thanks to a quirk i...

March 2nd, 2017 |  


Nanticoke defeats Meyers to earn state berth

Nanticoke defeats Meyers to earn state berth

WILKES-BARRE — Nanticoke sophomore point guard Nate Kreitzer took control of the ball with a minute left. He dribbled under the basket, made a b...

March 1st, 2017 |  


Previewing the District 2 girls basketball championships

Previewing the District 2 girls basketball championships

One way or another, they made it here.Now, they plan to make a mark on history.A Nanticoke team short on height. A Berwick team enduring a double-deca...

March 1st, 2017 |  


Scranton Prep shuts door on Dallas’ state hopes

Scranton Prep shuts door on Dallas’ state hopes

DUNMORE — They came this close to playing for a district title and that close to playing in the state tournament.So it’s hard for the Dall...

February 28th, 2017 |