Caroline Banas wins high jump to clinch at least share of division title for Holy Redeemer girls

Caroline Banas wins high jump to clinch at least share of division title for Holy Redeemer girls

YATESVILLE — With their championship dreams on the line, the Holy Redeemer Royals needed one more win at the wire.Caroline Banas took them over ...

May 5th, 2016 updated: May 5th, 2016. |  


Crestwood grad Matt Wotherspoon debuts in SWB RailRiders blowout

Crestwood grad Matt Wotherspoon debuts in SWB RailRiders blowout

ALLENTOWN — Matt Wotherspoon could have have been nervous making his Triple-A debut for his hometown team on Thursday night.Sure there were butt...

May 5th, 2016 updated: May 5th, 2016. |  


WVC Softball: Hazleton Area shuts down Tunkhannock

WVC Softball: Hazleton Area shuts down Tunkhannock

TUNKHANNOCK — The last out seemed fitting Thursday — Hazleton Area third baseman Jess Bernotas reaching over head to spear a line drive of...

May 5th, 2016 |  


Holy Redeemer baseball clinches first division crown

Holy Redeemer baseball clinches first division crown

Holy Redeemer got to celebrate the program’s first baseball division title in style.Tim Cavanaugh drew a bases-loaded walk with two outs in the ...

May 5th, 2016 |  


Local sports: Katie Romanowski scores 6 in Wyoming Seminary girls lacrosse win

Local sports: Katie Romanowski scores 6 in Wyoming Seminary girls lacrosse win

Kate Romanowski scored six of Wyoming Seminary’s 15 goals in a 15-9 win over Pittston Area in a girls lacrosse game on Thursday .Abby Straub and...

May 5th, 2016 |  


WVC baseball teams adjust to wet weather

WVC baseball teams adjust to wet weather

It’s not a bad time of the year to have a turf field.Rain once again has been a nuisance to Wyoming Valley Conference baseball teams. Not just b...

May 5th, 2016 |  


Casey DeSmith stealing the goaltending job for Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins

Casey DeSmith stealing the goaltending job for Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins

It hasn’t taken Casey DeSmith long to grow fond of the Giant Center.The rookie netminder has only made two starts - one in the regular season an...

May 5th, 2016 |  


Penguins’ Hornqvist scores OT game winner

Penguins’ Hornqvist scores OT game winner

PITTSBURGH — Patric Hornqvist beat Braden Holtby between the legs 2:31 into overtime to give the Pittsburgh Penguins a 3-2 victory over the Wash...

May 4th, 2016 |  


Meyers boys remain unbeaten, set up showdown with Hanover Area for Wyoming Valley Conference title

Meyers boys remain unbeaten, set up showdown with Hanover Area for Wyoming Valley Conference title

WILKES-BARRE — With a season-ending showdown just around the corner for Meyers and a struggling opponent standing in the way, Wednesday’s ...

May 4th, 2016 |  


Casey DeSmith records shutout in Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins win over Hershey Bears

Casey DeSmith records shutout in Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins win over Hershey Bears

HERSHEY — Every puck that Casey DeSmith touched stayed out of the net. And just about every puck that Daniel Sprong shot went in.The two rookies...

May 4th, 2016 |