Dallas’ Cory Metz named Times Leader Boys Lacrosse Player of the Year

Dallas’ Cory Metz named Times Leader Boys Lacrosse Player of the Year

From the moment Cory Metz began lacrosse on the youth level, it was clear he had the ability to succeed.And, when he made a position change as a fresh...

June 24th, 2016 |  


2016 Times Leader Boys Lacrosse All-Stars

2016 Times Leader Boys Lacrosse All-Stars

FIRST TEAMRyan MaginSr., CrestwoodMagin, who played attack, led the Comets in goals (57) and points (74) while ranking second in assists (17). He help...

June 24th, 2016 |  


Mark Teixeira completes rehab assignment with Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders

Mark Teixeira completes rehab assignment with Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders

MOOSIC — Even in the throes of a minor league hitting funk Mark Teixeira created a sense of drama.The aging major league all-star stepped to the...

June 24th, 2016 |  


Holy Redeemer’s Rob Zbierski the 2016 Times Leader Boys Volleyball Player of the Year

Holy Redeemer’s Rob Zbierski the 2016 Times Leader Boys Volleyball Player of the Year

His first swing of the regular season left quite an impression.It was during warm-ups of a locally-televised game at Nanticoke Area. Rob Zbierski took...

June 20th, 2016 updated: June 20th, 2016. |  


2016 Times Leader Boys Volleyball All-Stars

2016 Times Leader Boys Volleyball All-Stars

John Carr, Sr., Holy RedeemerAn all-state selection in 2015, Carr continued to build on his strong scholastic campaign. The senior was second on Holy ...

June 20th, 2016 |  


WVC defense not enough to win Field of Dreams Game

WVC defense not enough to win Field of Dreams Game

MOOSIC — Senior high school baseball all-stars from the Wyoming Valley Conference and Lackawanna League combined to put on a defensive show right fr...

June 19th, 2016 updated: June 20th, 2016. |  


Kenny Quigley wins Wilkes-Barre Duathlon

Kenny Quigley wins Wilkes-Barre Duathlon

WILKES-Barre — The third time proved to be the charm for Kenny Quigley.After finishing third and fourth on two previous occasions, Quigley won i...

June 19th, 2016 |  


Regan Rome caps off successful year with a little rest … for now

Regan Rome caps off successful year with a little rest … for now

Regan Rome earned a chance for a rare complete week of rest from running.The pride in a school year full of accomplishments made that enjoyable, but t...

June 19th, 2016 |  


Local Sports: Wyoming Seminary’s Kate Romanowski named WVC girls lacrosse MVP

Wyoming Seminary’s Kate Romanowski was named WVC girls lacrosse MVP.Joining Romanowski on the first team were Blue Knights teammates Julia Gabri...

June 13th, 2016 |  


Wilkes-Barre/Scranton hockey fans relish parent Pittsburgh’s Stanley Cup title

Wilkes-Barre/Scranton hockey fans relish parent Pittsburgh’s Stanley Cup title

WILKES-BARRE — For John Evans, it’s a chance to sleep.For Caitlin Strausser, it was a chance to twist and shout.And for Pedro Salacar, it ...

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