FRIDAY, SEPT. 19H.S. FOOTBALL(7 p.m.)Berwick at Wyoming Valley WestCrestwood at Pittston AreaHazleton Area at Williamsport
Some rivalries are based on geography. Pittston Area and Wyoming Area. Dallas and Lake-Lehman.Others are created due to success. Coughlin and Dallas in girls soccer for example.
Greta Ell scored four goals and dished out two assists to lead Holy Redeemer to a 9-1 win over Hanover in a Wyoming Valley Conference field hockey game on Thursday.
WILKES-BARRE — And then there were two.
Crestwood (3-0) at Pittston Area (1-2)7 p.m. todayThe Coaches: Crestwood's Greg Myers (60-50, 10th year); Pittston...
PHOENIX — Arizona Cardinals running back Jonathan Dwyer head-butted his wife and broke her nose after she refused his sexual advances, and punched her in the face the next day, police said Thursday.
Charlie Wysocki, former University of Maryland football star and co-author of “Saddle Up, Charlie” autographs his book for a student at the Theater at Lackawanna College in Scranton Thursday afternoon. Wysocki, a Wilkes-Barre native and...
NEW YORK — The numbers don't lie. The Big Ten is in bad shape.
The Royal and Ancient Golf Club at St. Andrews is no longer just for men.
WILKES-BARRE — In a back and forth Wyoming Valley Conference girls volleyball match on Thursday, Meyers won by scores of 19-25, 25-22, 25-23, 16-25, 16-14 to pull out the tight victory over Hanover Area.
SCRANTON — Trooper Todd Zynda of Minnesota said it's a matter of solidarity.
It's Thursday, which means another chance to get your questions about Penn State football answered. Beat writer Derek Levarse will be here at this page for a live chat...
If timing is really everything, then Lake-Lehman and Old Forge have bad timing.
Anthony Zettel plays defensive tackle at 282 pounds, often giving up 20 pounds to the linemen he's up against.Hey, that's nothing. Try playing defensive tackle at 250 pounds.
DALLAS — There isn't anything Sarah Sabaluski wouldn't do for her Lake-Lehman field hockey team.She's got the bruises on her knees to prove it.
EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. — Minnesota Vikings star running back Adrian Peterson was declared out, back in, then out again as he faces a felony child-abuse charge in Texas.This time, he could be gone for the season.
Pennsylvania bull elk get so big they even impress someone who comes from a top trophy elk state like Montana.
DALLAS — Dallas stayed undefeated early in the 2014 girls soccer season as the Mountaineers took down Pittston Area 6-1 on Wednesday. Both teams came into the match without a loss and looking to continue their success.
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — Jameis Winston has been benched for the first half of Saturday's game against Clemson after making “offensive and vulgar” comments about women and Florida State officials say that the quarterback will...
Nanticoke rallied for a tense 3-2 match win over North Pocono on Wednesday in WVC girls volleyball play. The Trojans won 17-25, 25-20, 6-25, 25-23, 15-13.
ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. — Terry and Kim Pegula are one big step closer to owning the Buffalo Bills.
CHARLOTTE, N.C. — The Panthers finally made a decision on Greg Hardy: the Pro Bowl defensive end will not play anymore games for Carolina until his domestic violence case is resolved.
ATLANTA — The short week came at a good time for the Atlanta Falcons.Ditto for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.Both teams are eager to get back on the field Thursday night after the way they played the last time out.
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers were supposed to be vastly improved this year. The standings show a big, fat zero in the win column.
The “Home of Golf” is about to find out if its doors are open to women.
LINCOLN, Neb. — Whenever they run into each other at a function for Heisman Trophy winners, Mike Rozier reminds Gino Torretta of their schools' shared history.
NEW YORK — The NFL finally will have HGH testing, perhaps as early as the end of this month.
PITTSBURGH — Gregory Polanco, Neil Walker and Ike Davis all homered and the Pittsburgh Pirates beat the Boston Red Sox 9-1 on Wednesday night to maintain their grip on the second National League wild card spot.
WILKES-BARRE – No one really knew.Not Jack Kablick. Not Courtney Kijek. Not Kassie Schinski.
The adrenaline rush has fully drained away. What's left for Penn State after Saturday's surprising rally at Rutgers are the reminders of why it was very nearly a loss.
Penn State has played six true freshmen in its first three games. The ideal situation for Nittany Lions coaches is to keep it that way.
HANOVER TWP. — The Wyoming Valley West boys soccer team remained unbeaten on Tuesday afternoon thanks to a 5-0 shutout win over Hanover Area in a Wyoming Valley Conference divisional crossover match.
KINGSTON — In each of the last four seasons, the Wyoming Seminary boys soccer team has fallen in the District 2 Class A semifinals.
WILKES-BARRE — With the opposing team and plenty of fans wearing pink in support of Coughlin's head coach Colleen Wood, the Crusaders beat Holy Redeemer 2-0 Monday in an emotional field hockey game played at Guthrie Field.
WILKES-BARRE — In the final seconds of Monday afternoon's field hockey game, Brigid Wood of Coughlin and Holy Redeemer's Greta Ell shared a hug.
Jason Gotzel shot a one-under par (35) to earn medalist honors and lead Crestwood to a 152-167 win over Wyoming Valley West in a high school golf contest at Irem Country Club (par 36) on Monday.Teammate Tyler Papura shot a 36.
Ryan Zapoticky has played just two games in his red-shirt freshman season with the Shippensburg football team but he has already helped put a teammate into the school's record book.
BALTIMORE — The Baltimore Orioles are now close enough to their first division title since 1997 that there's really no need for scoreboard watching and magic numbers.
All we have to go off is photo and video evidence and the claims of those involved, but Jonathan Papelbon staunchly maintained that what second-base umpire Joe West professed he saw — and what many others felt they saw — during...
PISCATAWAY, N.J. — Bill Belton had heard every word spoken about him this week. Every last taunt and provocation from a Rutgers locker room that had targeted him from the start.
A cold rain did not dampen the spirits of the 56 runners who competed in the return of the Wyoming Valley Striders 20K on the Lehigh Gorge Trail in White Haven on Saturday.
Week 2 was another good week for Penn Staters in the NFL as two former Nittany Lions had a hand in a big upset and the tremendous amount of support for Devon Still continued.
JOLIET, Ill. — Brad Keselowski saw one shot in front of him to steal the win in the opening race of the Chase for the Sprint Cup championship.
INDIANAPOLIS — Brian Kelly looks at Notre Dame's perfect record and sees all those nasty flaws.
MADRID — With golden confetti raining on their heads and “Party in the U.S.A” ringing in their ears, it must have been hard for the U.S. basketball players to hear anything.
MONDAY, SEPT. 15H.S. BOYS SOCCER(4:15 p.m. unless noted)Nanticoke at Wyoming SeminaryPittston Area at Wyoming Valley West, 6:30 p.m.
PISCATAWAY, N.J. — At least one Penn State player heard a cheer in the Garden State Saturday night.
Penn State had Christian Hackenberg. Rutgers had Gary Nova. In the end, that was all that mattered.
EDWARDSVILLE — It was less than 10 minutes into Saturday's game at Schmidt Stadium and Misericordia was trailing Wilkes by only seven points as the Colonels were set to take possession deep in their territory.
WILKES-BARRE — Lake-Lehman's run-oriented offense can strike for big plays at times. And at others, like Saturday night, it can simply wear down an opponent.