Swoyersville heading to Legion final

Trailing 5-2, Swoyersville scored six runs in the seventh inning to beat Downingtown Post 475 8-5 in the 2016 PA Legion Tournament on Friday.Swoyersvi...

July 29th, 2016 |  


Plains places third at Junior American Legion regional

Plains places third at Junior American Legion regional

Plains won the first two games, went 3-2 and finished third at the Upper Perkiomen Regional, which qualified its champion for the Junior American Legi...

July 29th, 2016 |  


Local sports: Derek Cease’s home run lifts Nanticoke to victory

Local sports: Derek Cease’s home run lifts Nanticoke to victory

Derek Cease hit a three-run homer to break a tie in the bottom of the fifth inning and make sure Nanticoke headed home from the Pennsylvania Little Le...

July 26th, 2016 |  


Local Roundup: Cole Kaiser’s home run pilots Back Mountain National win

Local Roundup: Cole Kaiser’s home run pilots Back Mountain National win

Cole Kaiser hit the game-winning home run to lift Back Mountain National over Abington American, 7-6, in seven innings in a Section 5 10-11 baseball g...

July 22nd, 2016 |  


Local Roundup: Back Mountain wins Section 5 softball title

Victoria Staciano gave up two hits and struck out 13 batters as Back Mountain defeated Pittston Area 6-0 to be crowned Section 5 9-10 Softball champio...

July 21st, 2016 |  


Swoyersville rolls to Section 5 American Legion title

Swoyersville rolls to Section 5 American Legion title

SCRANTON — The batter’s knees buckled as he took a half swing at a nasty curve.The Line Mountain player walked back to his dugout as his t...

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


Raitter throws perfect game in Swoyersville win

Raitter throws perfect game in Swoyersville win

Eric Raitter threw a perfect game in seven innings as Swoyersville defeated Dickson City 10-0 in an American Legion Region 5 Baseball Tournament game ...

July 18th, 2016 |  


Dante Biasi will play baseball at Penn State

Dante Biasi will play baseball at Penn State

The draft came calling. But Dante Biasi will be headed to college first.A 22nd-round selection by the Chicago Cubs in June, Biasi did not sign a pro c...

July 18th, 2016 |  


Misericordia University names Jason Rhine new head women’s basketball coach

Misericordia University names Jason Rhine new head women’s basketball coach

Jason Rhine was named women’s basketball coach at Misericordia University, Chuck Edkins, director of athletics announced on Monday.“I am p...

July 18th, 2016 |  


Caitlin Hadzimichalis named King’s new head women’s basketball coach

Caitlin Hadzimichalis named King’s new head women’s basketball coach

Caitlin Hadzimichalis was named the new King’s head women’s basketball coach on Monday.She becomes the sixth head coach in the history of ...

July 18th, 2016 |