Wyoming Seminary wrestling makes early statement

Wyoming Seminary wrestling makes early statement

KINGSTON — Wyoming Seminary has set some pretty high standards.But after graduating 14 seniors last year, ranking outlets have not recognized th...

December 3rd, 2016 |  


Hazleton Area’s Hoffman heading to Lehigh

Hazleton Area’s Hoffman heading to Lehigh

Since busting onto the high school wrestling scene four years ago as a highly-touted freshman, big things were always projected for Jimmy Hoffman.The ...

November 23rd, 2016 updated: November 23rd, 2016. |  


Riley Klepadlo, J.J. Konigus back on the floor for opening of winter practice

Riley Klepadlo, J.J. Konigus back on the floor for opening of winter practice

To his dismay, Lake-Lehman state qualifier R.J. Driscoll spent the second half of last season watching everyone else wrestle.That’s a blink of a...

November 19th, 2016 |  


Wyoming Seminary wrestler, Jack Davis, medals at Cadet World Championships

Wyoming Seminary wrestler, Jack Davis, medals at Cadet World Championships

It doesn’t happen often that a native of Luzerne County grabs a wrestling medal in another country.In fact, it may have never occurred before.Un...

September 19th, 2016 |  


Ned McGinley, Frank Wadas inducted into National Wrestling Hall of Fame

Ned McGinley, Frank Wadas inducted into National Wrestling Hall of Fame

King’s College head wrestling coach Ned McGinley (left) and former Tunkhannock High School coach Frank Wadas were both enshrined into the Pennsy...

April 25th, 2016 updated: April 25th, 2016. |  


Times Leader Wrestler of the Year: Jimmy Hoffman overcame tough losses all season

Times Leader Wrestler of the Year: Jimmy Hoffman overcame tough losses all season

After taking the worst loss in his high school career last month after falling in the state final, Jimmy Hoffman didn’t know exactly when he wou...

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


Meyers’ Colin Pasone, Hanover Area’s John Sheridan heading to Class 2A states

Meyers’ Colin Pasone, Hanover Area’s John Sheridan heading to Class 2A states

WILLIAMSPORT — Time was ticking away. Somewhere in the range of 15 seconds were left.John Sheridan had a decision to make it – and rather ...

March 5th, 2016 |  


WVC sends 4 to semifinals of PIAA Class 2A Northeast Regional

WVC sends 4 to semifinals of PIAA Class 2A Northeast Regional

WILLIAMSPORT — Nothing really seemed to bother Bob Long.Not the spacious confines of Williamsport’s Magic Dome. Nor the loud, boisterous D...

March 4th, 2016 |  


Meyers wrestler, Colin Pasone, hopes to find success at PIAA Class 2A state tournament

Meyers wrestler, Colin Pasone, hopes to find success at PIAA Class 2A state tournament

WILKES-BARRE — He’s a three-time District 2 Class 2A champ, and has only been defeated less than 10 times in his three varsity seasons.Yet...

February 28th, 2016 |  


Meyers wins team title; Wyoming Valley Conference sends 21 to regionals

Meyers wins team title; Wyoming Valley Conference sends 21 to regionals

WILKES-BARRE — For two seasons, juniors Colin Pasone and Jeff Bennett have seen their wrestling careers intertwined.Hanover Area’s Bennett...

February 27th, 2016 |