Vanessa Sites trying to lead Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Roller Radicals to new heights

Vanessa Sites trying to lead Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Roller Radicals to new heights

The Jan. 1 move to make Gotham Roller Derby star Vanessa “V-Diva” Sites the new Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Roller Radicals new head coach was m...

January 15th, 2017 updated: January 15th, 2017. |  


Levaugn Soules comes through in the clutch in Meyers’ boys basketball victory

Levaugn Soules comes through in the clutch in Meyers’ boys basketball victory

Levaugn Soules scored eight of his team-high 18 points in the fourth quarter Saturday to rally Meyers to to a 55-48 victory over upset-minded Wyoming ...

January 14th, 2017 |  


Misericordia hoops hoping to get healthy after loss to Delaware Valley

Misericordia hoops hoping to get healthy after loss to Delaware Valley

DALLAS TWP. — First James Hawk went down during a game. A couple days later, it was Jason Kenny at a practice.Tough timing, tough results for Mi...

January 14th, 2017 |  


College Corner: Kirah Koshinski shines with West Virginia University gymnastics team

College Corner: Kirah Koshinski shines with West Virginia University gymnastics team

Kirah Koshinski kicked off her sophomore season with the West Virginia University women’s gymnastics team in fine style.The Berwick Area grad le...

January 12th, 2017 |  


Times Leader Sports Report: We’re not going anywhere

Times Leader Sports Report: We’re not going anywhere

WILKES-BARRE — In the latest Times Leader Sports Report podcast, staff writers DJ Eberle, John Erzar, Derek Levarse and Tom Venesky discuss the ...

January 12th, 2017 updated: January 13th, 2017. |  


WVC Sports: Kyle Richards leads Crestwood boys basketball past Wyoming Valley West

WVC Sports: Kyle Richards leads Crestwood boys basketball past Wyoming Valley West

WRIGHT TWP. — Kyle Richards scored a game-high 19 points to lead the Crestwood boys basketball team to a 61-44 win over Wyoming Valley West in W...

January 11th, 2017 |  


Weather postpones Tuesday’s WVC boys basketball schedule

Weather postpones Tuesday’s WVC boys basketball schedule

Weather forced the postponement of the entire Wyoming Valley Conference boys basketball schedule on Tuesday.The following games will be played Wednesd...

January 10th, 2017 |  


Local Basketball: Big buckets from light-scoring Andi Blaski trigger Valley West’s victory over Crestwood

Local Basketball: Big buckets from light-scoring Andi Blaski trigger Valley West’s victory over Crestwood

WRIGHT TWP. — With all eyes on Wyoming Valley West’s highly heralded star scorers, a little-known sophomore kept sneaking free.And it free...

January 9th, 2017 |  


Times Leader’s top 10 stories of 2016

Times Leader’s top 10 stories of 2016

WILKES-BARRE — 2016 was filled with heart-stopping wins and agonizing defeats, but one thing is for sure, the Wyoming Valley is rich with athlet...

January 6th, 2017 |  


H.S. SWIMMING: Tara Kupsky propels Wyoming Seminary past Pittston Area

H.S. SWIMMING: Tara Kupsky propels Wyoming Seminary past Pittston Area

Tara Kupsky was a double winner in individual events, finishing first in the 200 IM and 100 freestyle, as the Wyoming Seminary girls swimming team won...

January 5th, 2017 updated: January 5th, 2017. |