HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Holy Redeemer starts Dwayne Downing era with victory

HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Holy Redeemer starts Dwayne Downing era with victory

DUNMORE — The Dwayne Downing Era didn’t start off quite so well. The ending was pretty sweet, though.Holy Cross’ Cory Miller returne...

August 27th, 2016 |  


Former Wilkes coach Frank Sheptock wins high school coaching debut in Berwick

Former Wilkes coach Frank Sheptock wins high school coaching debut in Berwick

BERWICK — The hard, grizzled veteran college football coach never figured he’d get all frenzied up over his first game leading a high scho...

August 27th, 2016 updated: August 27th, 2016. |  


An explosive start for the GAR in rout of Honesdale

An explosive start for the GAR in rout of Honesdale

WILKES-BARRE — Four first-half drives, four touchdowns. Two more scores on special teams before halftime. New starters all across the field were...

August 27th, 2016 updated: August 27th, 2016. |  


Northwest football drops opener to high-powered North Penn

Northwest football drops opener to high-powered North Penn

UNION TWP. — The first drive of the 2016 lasted not even three minutes. But all of the opening day excitement in the grandstands dissipated befo...

August 27th, 2016 updated: August 27th, 2016. |  


Logan Cywinski powers Tunkhannock’s 30-20 victory over Nanticoke

Logan Cywinski powers Tunkhannock’s 30-20 victory over Nanticoke

TUNKHANNOCK — After a see-saw first half, Tunkhannock turned it up a notch in the second half to defeat visiting Nanticoke 30-20 at Tunkhannock ...

August 26th, 2016 updated: August 27th, 2016. |  


Lake-Lehman’s running game too much for Meyers

Lake-Lehman’s running game too much for Meyers

LEHMAN TWP. — Heading into the season home opener against Meyers, Lake-Lehman fans might have wondered how Jerry Gilsky’s squad could over...

August 26th, 2016 updated: August 27th, 2016. |  


WVC football: Wyoming Area shuts out Wallenpaupack, 32-0

WVC football: Wyoming Area shuts out Wallenpaupack, 32-0

WEST PITTSTON — Freshman receiver Brian Williams scored two touchdowns on special teams as the Wyoming Area Warriors shut out the Wallenpaupack ...

August 26th, 2016 updated: August 27th, 2016. |  


For starters, Wyoming Valley West wins a thriller

For starters, Wyoming Valley West wins a thriller

KINGSTON — Sean Judge scored a 30-yard catch-and-run touchdown with 1:10 left and Wyoming Valley West finally stopped Scranton quarterback Jacob...

August 26th, 2016 updated: August 27th, 2016. |  


Three-tiered running attack lifts Crestwood past Pittston Area

Three-tiered running attack lifts Crestwood past Pittston Area

WRIGHT TWP. — Crestwood’s triple threat running the football was a little too much for Pittston Area to overcome in the first game of the ...

August 26th, 2016 updated: August 27th, 2016. |  


WVC football: Hanover Area’s defense stuns Old Forge, 10-7

HANOVER TWP. — Written on the cover of Mike McCree’s playbook from Friday night was the lopsided score from the last time his Hanover Area...

August 26th, 2016 updated: August 27th, 2016. |