MOOSIC — Professional athletes always seem to perform extraordinarily well against their hometown teams.Scranton/Wilkes-Barre center fielder Mason Williams is no different.
The PIAA state softball and baseball games involving Wyoming Valley Conference teams were postponed Monday due to rain and moved to Tuesday.
WILKES-BARRE — Former players of Rollie Schmidt paid their respects to their coach on Monday, telling stories of how he impacted their lives as they traveled through life.Schmidt died Thursday at age 82.
For the last five years John Hynes has helped countless players reach the NHL.Now, it appears he'll be joining their ranks.
For nearly an hour Greg Turner hoped the falcon wouldn't come too close.
WILKES-BARRE — The Holy Redeemer seniors have been waiting for this exact moment.Sure, you never look ahead. Especially when you reach the state playoffs and each team has high-caliber athletes on each side.
Wyoming Seminary's Alexis Quick was named the Wyoming Valley Conference girls lacrosse MVP.
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. — UAB President Ray Watts said Monday he is bringing the football program back as early as 2016, reversing a decision to shut it down because it was too expensive.
PARIS — For the third match in a row at the French Open, Serena Williams was oddly out of sorts at the outset and dropped the opening set.
CHICAGO — The Chicago Blackhawks could go in a couple of different directions when it comes to their last two defensemen for Game 1 of the Stanley Cup Final.
CHARLOTTE, N.C. — It started last fall as a text message chain that included roughly 20 of NASCAR's top drivers. The purpose of that group chat was for the drivers to hash out where the current rules package was headed and attempt to gain...
MOOSIC — It hasn't happened too often that a top pitching prospect dazzles in his Triple-A debut for the Scranton/Wilkes-Barre franchise.
Some bad luck booted Holy Redeemer from the PIAA Class 2A state softball tournament two years ago. Some good fortune allowed the Royals to return this year.
Key losses to deal with at the beginning of the season. Long layoffs to deal with at the end. Year-in and year-out, Wyoming Valley West has found ways to beat both.
Will history once again be on the side of the Nanticoke softball team? Or will the law of averages finally catch up with the Trojans?
Jockey Victor Espinoza, who rode American Pharoah to wins at the Kentucky Derby and Preakness Stakes this year, is scheduled to appear at the Downs at Mohegan Sun Pocono on Tuesday from 3:30 - 5 p.m.
Monday, June 1IL BASEBALLPawtucket at Scranton/Wilkes-Barre, 6:35 p.m.HIGH SCHOOL BASEBALLPIAA Class 4A first round
District 2 champion Hazleton Area is making its third consecutive appearance in the PIAA Class 4A state softball playoffs. The Cougars are hoping things go better than the last two times as they face District 3 runner-up Daniel Boone at 6 p.m. today...
Between the Chicago Blackhawks' veteran poise and the Tampa Bay Lightning's young stars, the Stanley Cup Final will have no shortage of dynamic offensive talent playing on hockey's biggest stage.
DOVER, Del. — Jimmie Johnson took the congratulatory call from his boss, then flipped the phone for a selfie.
EASTON — All season, Jack Kablick has been singing the praises of Chris Mennig.At one point, the Holy Redeemer head coach even admitted his attacker was kind of flying under the radar.
Hickory Run State Park hit its peak in terms of visitors on Memorial Day, but it's not going to wane anytime soon.
After two years of long drives, spending nights in his truck and walking countless miles across the West Virginia mountains, it took only three minutes for Tony Hudak to bring his gobbler hunt to a successful end.
There's a group that's been overlooked during the debate around state Rep. Gerald Mullery's bill to open up the sale of antlerless licenses to the Pennsylvania Game Commission.
Charles Libby wiped a tear from his eye when recalling his final day spent as a “CCC Boy”.