WVC baseball: Big fifth inning lifts Dallas past Tunkhannock

WVC baseball: Big fifth inning lifts Dallas past Tunkhannock

DALLAS TWP. — Fourteen guys had already crossed the plate on the afternoon. Given that, a two-run lead for Dallas wasn’t exactly feeling i...

April 18th, 2017 |  


H.S. baseball: Another close win keeps Meyers unbeaten

H.S. baseball: Another close win keeps Meyers unbeaten

WILKES-BARRE — The formula sounds simple enough.Meyers has once again opened the season with a sub-2.00 team ERA, and the Mohawks are playing so...

April 17th, 2017 updated: April 17th, 2017. |  


H.S. baseball: Valley West erases four-run deficit to win in extras

H.S. baseball: Valley West erases four-run deficit to win in extras

HAZLE TWP. — For a leadoff man, Alex Klein has some pop. The Hazleton Area junior had proved it just a day earlier by hitting a grand slam.So wh...

April 11th, 2017 |  


H.S. baseball: George Palermo’s big day powers MMI Prep to extra-innings win

H.S. baseball: George Palermo’s big day powers MMI Prep to extra-innings win

George Palermo had already hit a bases-clearing triple for MMI Prep in the team’s WVC baseball home opener. He wasn’t finished.The junior ...

April 10th, 2017 |  


Baseball bond: Hazleton Area’s Biasi brothers reunited at Penn State, eye pros

Baseball bond: Hazleton Area’s Biasi brothers reunited at Penn State, eye pros

STATE COLLEGE — They’ve spent most of their baseball lives in the same dugout. At times, Sal and Dante Biasi have pitched on the same moun...

April 2nd, 2017 |  


TL Athletes of the Week: Meyers’ Jawane Buckner, Seminary’s Tara Kupsky

TL Athletes of the Week: Meyers’ Jawane Buckner, Seminary’s Tara Kupsky

TARA KUPSKYSchool: Wyoming SeminaryYear: JuniorSport, position: SwimmingFamily: Lori Blue, mom; Eric, dad; Colby Vonderheid, stepfather; Paige, sister...

February 20th, 2017 |  


TL Athletes of the Week: Nanticoke’s Kayla Aufiero, GAR’s Will Johnson

TL Athletes of the Week: Nanticoke’s Kayla Aufiero, GAR’s Will Johnson

KAYLA AUFIEROSchool: NanticokeYear: SeniorSport, position: Basketball, guardFamily: Kristin, mom; Matt, dad; Claire, sisterLast week: The senior began...

January 30th, 2017 updated: January 30th, 2017. |  


Defense key for Crestwood boys basketball in win over Pittston Area

Defense key for Crestwood boys basketball in win over Pittston Area

Defense was key for the Crestwood boys basketball team Thursday night, holding Pittston Area to just 10 points in the first half en route to a 55-38 w...

December 22nd, 2016 |  


Wyoming Valley Conference standouts ink letters of intent as signing period opens

Wyoming Valley Conference standouts ink letters of intent as signing period opens

In her own mind, there was never a doubt her heart would win out over her aching hip.For everyone else, there was plenty of uncertainty.But Grace Ange...

November 9th, 2016 updated: November 9th, 2016. |  


West seniors go out with a win in WVC baseball All-Star Game

West seniors go out with a win in WVC baseball All-Star Game

RICE TWP. — Tyler Dougherty took a day off from the Wyoming Valley American Legion baseball title race to play one last high school game.Dougher...

July 7th, 2016 |