The first win is out of the way and Misericordia enters the 2014 season having not lost a game now in more than nine months.
SAN DIEGO — Abington Heights 2009 graduate Cory Spangenberg had a two-run single for his first big league hit and Tyson Ross pitched six strong innings to lead the San Diego Padres to a 3-1 victory against the Arizona Diamondbacks on...
ATLANTA — On Labor Day, Cole Hamels and the Philadelphia bullpen spread the workload on a no-hitter.
MOOSIC — Don't try to convince Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders catcher Austin Romine the final games of a lost Triple-A season were a lost cause.Don't tell that to the RailRiders pitching staff, either.
Even in spite of Dallas' Wyoming Valley Conference title, the Mountaineers entered the state playoffs last year as gigantic underdogs. District 3 continually churned out quality teams that had lashed WVC girls soccer teams at states, and the...
Good things come to those who wait. After waiting out a rain delay that lasted two hours, ten minutes on Sunday and forced the game's continuation Monday morning, the RailRiders pulled out a 2-1 victory over Lehigh Valley, then posted a 4-1...
It's no secret why the Wyoming Valley Conference boys soccer league realigned for the 2014 season.
Wyoming Valley Conference Boys Soccer CapsulesDIVISION I (Class 3A)Hazleton AreaCoach: Rob Schoener, 3rd season
The King's College football team is coming off its best season in seven years.
Casey Eichfeld is the only man to represent the United States in the Olympics in both singles and doubles canoes.
MOOSIC — A struggle with the tarp ultimately forced the suspension of Sunday's next-to-last game of the season for the Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders.
Another season of high school tennis kicks into full gear this week and this season could be full of surprises. Last year's 3A WVC champions, Crestwood, lost all seven starters from last year's 12-4 team. Despite losing last year's...
NEW YORK — Roger Federer regrouped after a fortuitously timed rain delay to move on at the U.S. Open in four sets.
HAMPTON, Ga. — Tony Stewart's return to the track has ended only a little over halfway through his race at Atlanta Motor Speedway.
BILBAO, Spain — They figured it would be simple, that they would just beat up on Turkey like they did Finland a night earlier.Instead, the Americans were the ones on the ropes for nearly three quarters.
WACO, Texas — RG3 in bronze and boats on the water at Baylor.Before the 10th-ranked Bears played their first game at McLane Stadium on Sunday night, a 9 1/2-foot bronze statue of Robert Griffin III was unveiled.
NEW YORK — Caroline Wozniacki trusts her stamina so much that she plans to return to New York in two months to run a marathon.
DALLAS TWP. — That darn whistle. Every time it blew during a scrimmage to protect the quarterback from harm, that was it. Dallas' Matt Harrison had no opportunity to improvise.
CLARKS SUMMIT — Abington Heights' senior Jake Henzes opened the scoring with a 49-yard punt return touchdown and added the final blow with a 49-yard touchdown catch with under four minutes remaining in the fourth quarter to key Abington...
Erica Johnson thought climbing the Appalachian Mountains on a bike was challenging … until she hit the Rocky Mountains.
The Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission is going to throw everything it can at Lake Jean.
DUNMORE — The emphasis has been on defense. Apparently, the Holy Redeemer players have been paying close attention to head coach Scott Dennis.
DALLAS TWP. — Dominic Hockenbury was sure he was going to do really well on Saturday at Letterkenny Fields in the 40th annual Cliff Robbins Sr. Memorial High School Invitational Cross Country Races Varsity Boys 5K Run.
Twenty-five years ago, the Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Red Barons stepped on the field for the first time. In honor of the Scranton/Wilkes-Barre franchise's 25th year anniversary, The Times Leader counted down the Top 25 memorable moments in its...
HAZLETON — Kara Sanford scored her second goal of the game 2:10 into overtime Saturday, lifting Hazleton Area to a 4-3 victory over Easton at Harman Geist Stadium.