Hockenbury wins 3rd straight gold medal at states

Hockenbury wins 3rd straight gold medal at states

SHIPPENSBURG — As his eyes scanned Seth Grove Stadium one final time, a strange thought came to Dominic Hockenbury as he was delighting in one m...

May 28th, 2016 |  


Wyoming Seminary dominates Coughlin in District 2 girls lacrosse championship

Wyoming Seminary dominates Coughlin in District 2 girls lacrosse championship

KINGSTON — The eight goals junior Kate Romanowski scored in the District 2 girls lacrosse championship game jump off the scoresheet.The way many...

May 27th, 2016 |  


Payden Montana, Abby Norwillo pull off surprising finishes at PIAA Track and Field Championships

Payden Montana, Abby Norwillo pull off surprising finishes at PIAA Track and Field Championships

SHIPPENSBURG — Deep in her heart, Payden Montana knew she could hit a new distance.Abby Norwillo had no idea she’d reach such heights.Yet,...

May 27th, 2016 updated: May 27th, 2016. |  


WVC athletes find success at PIAA track and field championships

WVC athletes find success at PIAA track and field championships

SHIPPENSBURG — Deep in her heart, Payden Montana knew she could hit a new distance.Abby Norwillo had no idea she’d reach such heights.Yet,...

May 27th, 2016 |  


Holy Redeemer wins 6th straight District 2 boys volleyball title

Holy Redeemer wins 6th straight District 2 boys volleyball title

YATESVILLE – All season, Nick James has been lugging around his replica WWE championship belt.Carries it through pregame handshakes. Grips it ti...

May 26th, 2016 |  


Local sports: Mike Joseph to return as Hazleton Area basketball coach

Mike Joesph was retained as the Hazleton Area boys basketball coach during a school board meeting on Thursday night.The Hazleton Area school board ope...

May 26th, 2016 |  


DISTRICT 2 SOFTBALLCougars advance to 5th straight title game

DISTRICT 2 SOFTBALLCougars advance to 5th straight title game

HAZLETON — It was unclear to whom Hazleton Area pitcher Celine Podlesney seemed to dare in a sixth inning scenario: Scranton center fielder Juan...

May 26th, 2016 |  


Qadry Ismail returns to Meyers High School with NFL commemorative golden football

Qadry Ismail returns to Meyers High School with NFL commemorative golden football

WILKES-BARRE —Moments before he was to address the student body at Meyers High School on Thursday morning, Qadry Ismail spoke to the Mohawks tra...

May 26th, 2016 updated: May 26th, 2016. |  


Coughlin advances to District 2 Girls Lacrosse Final, will face Wyoming Seminary

Coughlin advances to District 2 Girls Lacrosse Final, will face Wyoming Seminary

LEHMAN TWP. — Coughlin took care of qualifying for and preparing for Friday’s District 2 girls lacrosse championship game at the same time...

May 24th, 2016 |  


Holy Redeemer, Nanticoke move into District 2 boys volleyball title match

Holy Redeemer, Nanticoke move into District 2 boys volleyball title match

WILKES-BARRE — Pick the sport. It doesn’t matter to Justin Casey.Table Tennis. Basketball. Horseshoes. Water polo.“Playing a big gam...

May 24th, 2016 |