KINGSTON – Just through routine stretching drills, Wyoming Seminary coach Jeff Hollway lost his voice and was reduced to harsh whispers before his team even started its first practice with pads.
Painful. Heartbreaking. Devastating. All of the aforementioned. That summed up the last time Crestwood played Berwick.
Not long after Shavertown's Patrick McGrath signed a one-year contract with the Wheeling Nailers in July, he set his sights on another goal.
James Franklin doesn't know how to describe it. Not exactly. But the Penn State coach knows that something has been missing for the Nittany Lions on special teams.
Through those offseason workouts, double sessions and everything else that goes in between, the time has finally arrived.
MOOSIC — One batter into the second inning, an infuriated Dave Miley was ordered off the field and out of the dugout for arguing a double he thought went foul.At least he didn't have to watch what came next.
Well, so much for a strong finish to the season. The RailRiders were sloppy from the start Thursday, as a walk and errant pickoff attempt led to Buffalo's first run, and before you knew it, the Bisons had scored 11 times in three innings and...
While high school football gets the most notoriety for today's high school sports schedule, teams taking to the gridiron isn't the only game in town.
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Penn State's 2014 season opens in just two days. But there are still plenty of questions for the Nittany Lions as they prepare to take on Central Florida in Saturday's Croke Park Classic in Dublin, Ireland.
MOOSIC — That wicked shot searing over the right field wall off the bat of a former friend did more than send the Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders to a heart-wrenching loss.It sentenced...
MOUNTAIN TOP — Marina Orrson scored a wire-to-wire victory in the D&L Trail Mile on Wednesday evening at the Black Diamond Trailhead, finishing fourth overall in 5:03, capturing top honors in the Valley's Fastest Woman...
This one wasn't going to get away. After watching Buffalo rally with a stunning five-run seventh inning that beat the RailRiders 6-5 in the opening game of Wednesday's doubleheader, Scranton/Wilkes-Barre reliever Nick Rumbelow made sure...
Bob Shoop's phone buzzed a bit more than usual on Monday morning. One of the leaders of his defense, it seems, was a little wound up.
On Oct. 1, 1999, the Philadelphia Phantoms hosted the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins for the first game in the new franchise's history.Fifteen years later, the Penguins are repaying the favor.
Abby Capin and Meghan Savada rallied from a first set loss before pulling out an 11-9 third-set tiebreaker to highlight the Wyoming Seminary's 5-0 sweep of Hanover Area in high school tennis.
CLEVELAND — Josh Gordon's wait is over, and so is his 2014 season. Now the star wide receiver's career is in peril.
LOS ANGELES — Doc Rivers is staying with the Los Angeles Clippers for another five years.
PHILADELPHIA — The youth baseball team whose star 13-year-old female pitcher and performance in the Little League World Series drew a wide following received a champion's treatment in a parade Wednesday in downtown...
LOS ANGELES — Southern California cornerback Josh Shaw has admitted to lying to school officials about how he sprained his ankles last weekend, retracting his story about jumping off a balcony to save his drowning nephew.
NEW YORK — Maria Sharapova's serve and her groundstrokes were abandoning her. What she had was her conditioning.
INDEPENDENCE, Ohio — Kevin Love's phone rang in July and LeBron James asked the All-Star forward if he wanted to play with him in Cleveland.“I'm in,” Love told James.For the long haul.
LAS PALMAS, Canary Islands — Mike Krzyzewski's big men had barely finished pushing around Slovenia when he was asked how they would match up with Spain's imposing frontcourt.
ANN ARBOR, Mich. — Drake Johnson will never forget it.
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — The foundation of Jimbo Fisher's coaching philosophy began during rides home with his father after Pop Warner games. His dad would pepper him in the car with a single question: Why?
ATHENS, Ga. — College football's inaugural playoff is more than four months away.Still, it's never too early to start impressing the selection committee.
PHILADELPHIA — Freddy Galvis and Darin Ruf homered and Carlos Ruiz drove in go-ahead run with an eighth-inning sacrifice fly to lead the Philadelphia Phillies to a 3-2 victory over the Washington Nationals on Tuesday night.
NEW YORK — American teen CiCi Bellis became the youngest player to win a U.S. Open match since 1996 — almost three years before she was born — when she stunned Australian Open runner-up Dominika Cibulkova.
Northwestern coach Pat Fitzgerald flies around the practice field some days like he was still playing. Other days, he gets his kicks by running training camp more like a summer camp.
Questions abounded about the Ohio State football team even before quarterback Braxton Miller was lost for the season a week ago.
The state of Michigan football is crystallized by the perception that Brady Hoke is on the hot seat entering his fourth season as coach of the Wolverines.
Mike Johnston has spent more than a little time in his first two months as coach of the Penguins watching video from their 2013-14 season.
PARAMUS, N.J. — Jordan Spieth celebrated a big birthday with friends in Las Vegas, had a two-week stretch at Firestone and the PGA Championship, and then headed home to Texas to take advantage of the biggest perk to turning 21.
Ryan Crossin shot a 35 for Redeemer to earn medalist honors in the defending state champion Royals roared past GAR, 149-198 in a high school golf match at Hollenback Golf Club.
NEW YORK — Noah Rubin will stick around the U.S. Open for at least a few more days before he starts his freshman year at Wake Forest.
For Central Florida, it all started with a phone call from Bill O'Brien.Knights coach George O'Leary was approached by the former Penn State coach, who was once one of his top assistants.
All season long, Jose Pirela was the most consistent RailRider.
The wheels finally went up Tuesday night on Penn State's trip to Ireland. The jitters, James Franklin said, won't hit until Saturday.
Penn State's depth chart for Saturday's game in Ireland is out, with only a few minor surprises.
WRIGHT TWP. — There has been one solid fixture on the sidelines for Casey Cole since her freshman year on the Crestwood field hockey squad – Elvetta Gemski.
OLYPHANT — The Lackawanna Football Conference's biggest may be its best this season.
ROCHESTER, N.Y. — Still battling for the International League wild card berth, Rochester wasn't going to let the RailRiders play spoiler.
Jack Kablick took a second to think.The veteran head coach had to ponder, trying to figure out when was the last time he had a volleyball team with as little varsity experience as his squad has in 2014.
PARAMUS, N.J. — Tiger Woods is leaving swing coach Sean Foley after four years and no majors.
NEW YORK — Spinning in 70 mph second serves, grabbing at his hamstring during points, Andy Murray gritted his way through head-to-toe cramps to win at the U.S. Open.
BEAR CREEK — Ryan Keyes shot a 1-over 37 to lead Coughlin to a 173-175 victory over Dallas in Wyoming Valley Conference golf on Monday at Wilkes-Barre Municipal Golf Course.
SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. — The kids from Chicago's Jackie Robinson West defied the odds with their run in the Little League World Series.
PHILADELPHIA — A.J. Burnett struck out 12 in seven innings and Cody Asche and Carlos Ruiz homered to lead the Philadelphia Phillies to a 3-2 victory over the Washington Nationals on Monday night.
BerwickHead coach: Sarah WarnerLast year's record: 5-12
NEW YORK — For Ukraine's Sergiy Stakhovsky, just keeping his mind on tennis these days is a challenge.