Mountain Top still alive in Section 5 championship

Mountain Top stayed alive for the Section 5 9-11 Baseball championship Saturday by defeating North Scranton 10-9 in the elimination bracket finals at ...

July 22nd, 2017 |  


Kids take the reins at Pocono Downs harness camp

Kids take the reins at Pocono Downs harness camp

PLAINS TWP. — The most difficult part of a busy harness racing experience for Alexis Wesnak was simply staying out of the way.Of the hind legs o...

July 21st, 2017 |  


Raitter, Swoyersville roll to Region 5 Legion championship

Raitter, Swoyersville roll to Region 5 Legion championship

RICE TWP. – Swoyersville is the defending American Legion baseball champion for a reason.The team fully displayed those strengths during the Reg...

July 20th, 2017 |  


Crestwood grad and Norfolk Tides reliever Matt Wotherspoon has ‘fun’ return home

Crestwood grad and Norfolk Tides reliever Matt Wotherspoon has ‘fun’ return home

MOOSIC — Matt Wotherspoon got up and walked around the Norfolk Tides’ bullpen often early in Wednesday’s game. But it wasn’t b...

July 20th, 2017 |  


SWB RailRiders’ Jake Cave’s big day spoils Crestwood grad Matt Wotherspoon’s return

SWB RailRiders’ Jake Cave’s big day spoils Crestwood grad Matt Wotherspoon’s return

MOOSIC — A call-up to Triple-A was exactly what Jake Cave needed.The Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders outfielder was was a power threat for Doub...

July 19th, 2017 |  


Kingston/Forty Fort softball seeks East Region title

Kingston/Forty Fort softball seeks East Region title

The road gets a little tougher and certainly much longer for Kingston/Forty Fort, the Pennsylvania state champion in Little League Junior Softball.And...

July 19th, 2017 |  


Swoyersville defeats Greater Pittston 10-5

Swoyersville defeats Greater Pittston 10-5

HUGHESTOWN — It wan an eventful day on Tuesday for the Region 5 American Legion Baseball Tournament even though there was just one game played.T...

July 18th, 2017 |  


Crestwood grad Matt Wotherspoon’s future bright with Baltimore Orioles

Crestwood grad Matt Wotherspoon’s future bright with Baltimore Orioles

MOOSIC — Matt Wotherspoon’s back in town.However, it isn’t after a road trip with the Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders or after a st...

July 18th, 2017 updated: July 21st, 2017. |  


National, Mountain Top win Little League titles

National, Mountain Top win Little League titles

Zach Paczewski pitched three innings and gave up one hit as Back Mountain National defeated Kingston/Forty Fort in four innings for the District 31 9-...

July 17th, 2017 |  


WVC in the Minors: Crestwood grad Matt Wotherspoon continues to impress for Norfolk

WVC in the Minors: Crestwood grad Matt Wotherspoon continues to impress for Norfolk

Matt Wotherspoon continues to impress for Triple-A Norfolk.The Crestwood grad pitched 1.2 innings of no-hit baseball on Thursday, in what was his lone...

July 16th, 2017 |