SWB RailRiders receive 2016 National Championship rings

SWB RailRiders receive 2016 National Championship rings

Just like that, the Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders can officially close the book on their 2016 campaign, which ended with International League and T...

March 24th, 2017 |  


GAR grad Shakir Soto turns heads at Pittsburgh’s pro day

GAR grad Shakir Soto turns heads at Pittsburgh’s pro day

After suffering a Grade 2 quad strain while training for the 40-yard dash less than eight weeks ago, Shakir Soto knew he wasn’t going into the U...

March 24th, 2017 |  


PJW championships back at Mohegan Sun Arena

PJW championships back at Mohegan Sun Arena

The Mohegan Sun Arena is a place where stars bloom into superstars. Most of the athletes who get their start at the Wilkes-Barre Township venue are ho...

March 24th, 2017 |  


Times Leader Sports Report: Pro days and spring ball and Penguins, oh my!

Times Leader Sports Report: Pro days and spring ball and Penguins, oh my!

WILKES-BARRE — In the latest Times Leader Sports Report podcast, host DJ Eberle and Derek Levarse, Tom Venesky and Joe Soprano discuss the Shaki...

March 23rd, 2017 |  


College Corner: PSU’s Sal Biasi finding rhythm on the mound

College Corner: PSU’s Sal Biasi finding rhythm on the mound

Sal Biasi has settled in very nicely as one of the starting pitchers for the Penn State baseball team.This season, the 6-foot, 190-pound right-hander ...

March 21st, 2017 |  


Away From the Game: Misericordia punter Pat Newins

Away From the Game: Misericordia punter Pat Newins

Pat Newins didn’t start playing football competitively until his senior year of high school.But it didn’t take long to realize he may have...

March 21st, 2017 |  


SWB RailRiders pitcher Johnny Barbato preparing for starter role

SWB RailRiders pitcher Johnny Barbato preparing for starter role

TAMPA, Fla. — Things might be different for Johnny Barbato this year.After coming out of the bullpen in 43 of his 44 appearances for the Scranto...

March 19th, 2017 |  


College Wrestling: Meyers grad Vito Pason 3 wins away from All-American status

College Wrestling: Meyers grad Vito Pason 3 wins away from All-American status

Meyers grad Vito Pasone went 1-1 on the first day of the NCAA Wrestling Championships for Appalachian State.The 125-pounder is now three wins away fro...

March 17th, 2017 |  


Away From The Game: Holy Redeemer boys basketball coach Paul Guido

Away From The Game: Holy Redeemer boys basketball coach Paul Guido

Led by head coach Paul Guido, the Holy Redeemer boys basketball team won its first district title since 2011 earlier this month, and advanced to the s...

March 13th, 2017 |  


Times Leader Sports Report: Someday we can take a Photograph and be Rockstars

Times Leader Sports Report: Someday we can take a Photograph and be Rockstars

WILKES-BARRE — In the latest Times Leader Sports Report podcast, host DJ Eberle and John Erzar, Derek Levarse, Tom Venesky, Paul Sokoloski and J...

March 9th, 2017 |