Yakimowicz invited to Pittsburgh’s development camp

Yakimowicz invited to Pittsburgh’s development camp

Kingston native C.J. Yakimowicz became the first locally born player to win the Memorial Cup in juniors earlier this year, and now he’s the firs...

June 28th, 2016 |  


Buddy Ryan, NFL coach and defensive mastermind, dies at 82

Buddy Ryan, NFL coach and defensive mastermind, dies at 82

Buddy Ryan, who coached two defenses that won Super Bowl titles and whose twin sons Rex and Rob have been successful NFL coaches, died Tuesday. He was...

June 28th, 2016 updated: June 28th, 2016. |  


Scranton/Wilkes-Barrer RailRiders blank Syracuse, 5-0

Scranton/Wilkes-Barrer RailRiders blank Syracuse, 5-0

SYRACUSE — The Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders picked up their 13th shutout of the season in a 5-0 blanking of the Syracuse Chiefs Monday night...

June 27th, 2016 |  


Local roundup: Nick Matson’s homers fuel Nanticoke victory

Local roundup: Nick Matson’s homers fuel Nanticoke victory

Nick Matson hit two homers, including a grand slam, and finished with eight RBI as Nanticoke defeated Duryea 14-1 in four innings Monday in District 1...

June 27th, 2016 |  


Penn State football to meet Auburn in 2021-22 seasons

Penn State football to meet Auburn in 2021-22 seasons

Penn State Director of Athletics Sandy Barbour and Auburn Director of Athletics Jay Jacobs announced on Monday, the first-ever regular season meeting ...

June 27th, 2016 |  


WBS signs rookie defenseman Webster; Uher receives qualifying offer from Pittsburgh

The Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins signed defenseman Michael Webster on Monday to an American Hockey League contract for the 2016-17 season.Webster jo...

June 27th, 2016 |  


Times Leader Baseball Player of the Year: Ryan Hogan’s versatility lifted Wyoming Valley West

Times Leader Baseball Player of the Year: Ryan Hogan’s versatility lifted Wyoming Valley West

It was April 27, and Wyoming Valley West needed a shortstop.There had been some discussion about using Ryan Hogan, a catcher, given that the Spartans ...

June 27th, 2016 |  


2016 Times Leader WVC Baseball All-Stars

2016 Times Leader WVC Baseball All-Stars

Mike BonitaWyoming AreaJr. outfielderThe Warriors did plenty of damage on the basepaths and Bonita was at the forefront. The leading hitter for the Di...

June 27th, 2016 |  


Local sports: Hanover Area defeats Mountain Top, 8-5

Local sports: Hanover Area defeats Mountain Top, 8-5

Caden Hummer finished with two hits and two runs as Hanover Area defeated Mountain Top, 8-5, in District 16 9-10 Baseball All-Stars action on Sunday.N...

June 26th, 2016 |  


Eric Williams and Dave Kluger win second 70th annual John A. Allan Golf Tournament title

Eric Williams and Dave Kluger win second 70th annual John A. Allan Golf Tournament title

EXETER — It was such a struggle for Eric Williams and Dave Kluger to even become part of the championship field.Why would becoming John A. Allan...

June 26th, 2016 |