Hazleton Area’s Mike Joseph hopes to keep boys basketball position

Hazleton Area boys basketball coach Mike Joseph could find out Thursday night whether he’ll be retained for an 11th season.The Hazleton Area sch...

May 25th, 2016 |  


Holy Redeemer girls basketball program tabs John Jezorwski as new head coach

Holy Redeemer girls basketball program tabs John Jezorwski as new head coach

Looks like Holy Redeemer has found its new leader.And he appears to maintain the school’s tradition of girls basketball success.The Wilkes-Barre...

May 13th, 2016 updated: May 13th, 2016. |  


Holy Redeemer fires Chris Parker as the school’s girls basketball coach

Holy Redeemer fires Chris Parker as the school’s girls basketball coach

A long-sought District 2 girls basketball championship and a third straight trip to the state quarterfinals weren’t enough to save Chris Parker&...

April 14th, 2016 updated: April 14th, 2016. |  


2016 Times Leader Boys Basketball All-Stars

2016 Times Leader Boys Basketball All-Stars

Tyler EvansBerwickForward, Sr.Two-time Division 1 all-star and All-WVC second-team selection last season. … Berwick’s all-time leading sco...

April 10th, 2016 |  


Basketball is a way of life for Times Leader Boys Basketball Player of the Year BobbyPlanutis

Basketball is a way of life for Times Leader Boys Basketball Player of the Year BobbyPlanutis

Ask Hazleton Area’s Bobby Planutis who’s the hardest worker on the basketball team, and his answer is himself.“I would probably say ...

April 10th, 2016 |  


Holy Redeemer’s Rebecca Prociak earns Times Leader Player of the Year by ruling the paint to near perfection

Holy Redeemer’s Rebecca Prociak earns Times Leader Player of the Year by ruling the paint to near perfection

The burning mixture of pure basketball ability and relentless desire boiled deep inside Rebecca Prociak for all these years, like the lava in a volcan...

April 10th, 2016 |  


2016 Times Leader Girls Basketball All-Stars

2016 Times Leader Girls Basketball All-Stars

Taryn AshbyPittston AreaThe Wyoming Valley Conference’s premier defender, Ashby once again made a shutdown game her mastery while adding a few n...

April 10th, 2016 |  


2016 Pennsylvania Boys All-State Basketball Teams

CLASS AAAAFirst team`School`Height`Grade`PPGNazeer Bostick` Philadelphia Roman Catholic` 6-4`Sr.` 11.6Tony Carr` Philadelphia Roman Catholic` 6-4`Sr.`...

April 10th, 2016 |  


Holy Redeemer’s Rebecca Prociak and Crestwood’s Maddie Ritsick honored with All-Pennsylvania girls basketball selections

Holy Redeemer’s Rebecca Prociak and Crestwood’s Maddie Ritsick honored with All-Pennsylvania girls basketball selections

As the driving force behind Holy Redeemer’s third straight trip to the state quarterfinals, Rebecca Prociak led the Wyoming Valley Conference in...

April 9th, 2016 updated: April 10th, 2016. |  


Hopkins, Planutis duo sparks Team White win

Hopkins, Planutis duo sparks Team White win

WILKES-BARRE — By watching them, you would never know that Robbie Hopkins and Bobby Planutis were on opposing teams in the regular season.Yet, w...

April 1st, 2016 |