Jets release center Mangold, longest-tenured member of team

Jets release center Mangold, longest-tenured member of team

FLORHAM PARK, N.J. — The New York Jets on Saturday released Nick Mangold, the longest-tenured member of the team.An 11-year pro and a leader in ...

February 25th, 2017 |  


Transgender wrestler’s state bid spotlights Texas policy

Transgender wrestler’s state bid spotlights Texas policy

EULESS, Texas — A 17-year-old transgender wrestler who qualified for the girls state tournament while transitioning from female to male has beco...

February 25th, 2017 |  


Nanticoke storms back to earn spot in Class 4A girls basketball final

Nanticoke storms back to earn spot in Class 4A girls basketball final

EXETER — As she looked around her, it wasn’t hard for Katie Butczynski to see what was happening.The Dallas defense was determined to keep...

February 24th, 2017 |  


Mensinger, Berwick heading to District 2 girls basketball title game

Mensinger, Berwick heading to District 2 girls basketball title game

EXETER — At the end of a long game, Reese Mensinger and the Berwick Bulldogs could barely contain their excitement.For the first time in nearly ...

February 24th, 2017 |  


Holy Redeemer boys basketball heads to title game for first time since 2011

Holy Redeemer boys basketball heads to title game for first time since 2011

SCRANTON — Holy Redeemer’s three big guys shouldn’t be viewed as individuals after Friday night’s District 2 Class 3A boys bas...

February 24th, 2017 |  


Fast start carries Abington Heights past Dallas in D2-5A boys hoops semifinal

Fast start carries Abington Heights past Dallas in D2-5A boys hoops semifinal

SCRANTON — Abington Heights limited Dallas to 13 first-half points and rolled to a 61-42 win over the Mountaineers in a District 2 Class 5A boys...

February 24th, 2017 |  


Jeff Bennett, R.J. Driscoll hoping for District 2 Class 2A gold

Jeff Bennett, R.J. Driscoll hoping for District 2 Class 2A gold

WILKES-BARRE — Each one had a bad taste in his mouth.For Jeff Bennett, admittedly, it wasn’t quite his best showing at the regional tourna...

February 24th, 2017 |  


Outdoor expo continues through Sunday at Mohegan Sun Pocono

Outdoor expo continues through Sunday at Mohegan Sun Pocono

PLAINS TWP. — It was a night out for Hunter Kreig and his dad, Hank. The father and son enjoy the outdoors, so spending a 70-degree day together...

February 24th, 2017 |  


Pittston Area finds its stride at District 2 Class 3A Championships

Pittston Area finds its stride at District 2 Class 3A Championships

WILKES-BARRE — It’s been a down year for the Pittston Area team.For the second straight season, the Patriots missed the District 2 Class 3...

February 24th, 2017 |  


Misericordia faces DeSales for Freedom Conference men’s basketball title

Misericordia faces DeSales for Freedom Conference men’s basketball title

Things have been going pretty well for Misericordia basketball. Five straight wins. Home-court advantage for the conference finals. An award for the l...

February 24th, 2017 |