Nanticoke boys hoops fall in double OT heartbreaker

Nanticoke boys hoops fall in double OT heartbreaker

SCRANTON — For nearly 23 hours, the basketball clock remained stuck.Any anxiousness Nanticoke faced over having to wait to continue its upset bi...

February 26th, 2017 |  


Erin Gibbons and Valley West girls make D2 Class 5A basketball finals

Erin Gibbons and Valley West girls make D2 Class 5A basketball finals

WILKES-BARRE — When it was finally over, the meatgrinder that turned a seemingly safe lead for Wyoming Valley West into an overtime thriller, Er...

February 25th, 2017 |  


GAR defeats Meyers in District 2 Class 4A boys basketball semifinal

GAR defeats Meyers in District 2 Class 4A boys basketball semifinal

WILKES-BARRE — Meyers’ Jawane Buckner was pretty much lights out Saturday afternoon, but come on this was ridiculous.After Buckner hit his...

February 25th, 2017 |  


UPDATE: Severe weather suspends Nanticoke’s District 2 boys basketball game

UPDATE: Severe weather suspends Nanticoke’s District 2 boys basketball game

SCRANTON — The Nanticoke-Scranton Prep boys basketball game in the PIAA District 2 Class 4A was suspended Saturday afternoon and will be complet...

February 25th, 2017 updated: February 25th, 2017. |  


Nanticoke storms back to earn spot in Class 4A girls basketball final

Nanticoke storms back to earn spot in Class 4A girls basketball final

EXETER — As she looked around her, it wasn’t hard for Katie Butczynski to see what was happening.The Dallas defense was determined to keep...

February 24th, 2017 |  


Mensinger, Berwick heading to District 2 girls basketball title game

Mensinger, Berwick heading to District 2 girls basketball title game

EXETER — At the end of a long game, Reese Mensinger and the Berwick Bulldogs could barely contain their excitement.For the first time in nearly ...

February 24th, 2017 |  


Holy Redeemer boys basketball heads to title game for first time since 2011

Holy Redeemer boys basketball heads to title game for first time since 2011

SCRANTON — Holy Redeemer’s three big guys shouldn’t be viewed as individuals after Friday night’s District 2 Class 3A boys bas...

February 24th, 2017 |  


GAR takes control late, gets rematch with Meyers

GAR takes control late, gets rematch with Meyers

EXETER – Five minutes on Wednesday night won’t erase a week’s worth of misery for GAR.The Grenadiers, though, have to feel satisfied...

February 22nd, 2017 |  


Crestwood advances to D2 girls basketball semifinals

Crestwood advances to D2 girls basketball semifinals

NANTICOKE — The way it worked out, Kate Snipas did so much during the brief time she was on the court that her team didn’t even miss her w...

February 22nd, 2017 |  


Sites set for Friday’s District 2 basketball semifinal games

Sites set for Friday’s District 2 basketball semifinal games

The sites are set for Friday’s District 2 basketball semifinal games in the boys and girls brackets.In Class 5A boys, Dallas will play Abington ...

February 22nd, 2017 |