2017 Times Leader Boys Basketball All-Stars

2017 Times Leader Boys Basketball All-Stars

Luke ButczynskiNanticokeForward, SeniorExcellent athlete who could have been plugged into any position and succeeded. … Could shoot from the ins...

May 8th, 2017 |  


TL Boys Basketball Player of the Year: Meyers’ Jawane Buckner turns into a force

TL Boys Basketball Player of the Year: Meyers’ Jawane Buckner turns into a force

Toward the end of the 2015-16 basketball season, Meyers coach Pat Toole saw a change in Jawane Buckner. The sophomore guard was starting to come into ...

May 8th, 2017 |  


Hanover Area hires Chris Parker, Chris Gray

Hanover Area hires Chris Parker, Chris Gray

Hanover Area reached into successful programs of past Wyoming Valley Conference girls basketball seasons to fill two coaching vacancies Thursday.The H...

May 4th, 2017 updated: May 4th, 2017. |  


Times Leader’s 2017 Girls Basketball All-Stars

Times Leader’s 2017 Girls Basketball All-Stars

TARYN ASHBYPittston Area5-8 Sr. GKnown throughout her career as a lock-down defender who regularly stymied the league’s leading scorers, Ashby t...

April 24th, 2017 |  


TL Girls Basketball Player of Year Erin Gibbons changed WVW’s fortunes

TL Girls Basketball Player of Year Erin Gibbons changed WVW’s fortunes

It isn’t very often that the simple dribbling ability of a high school girls basketball player drives her team’s fans to shrieks of deligh...

April 24th, 2017 |  


WVW’s Erin Gibbons, Nanticoke’s Kayla Aufiero receive girls basketball All-State honors

WVW’s Erin Gibbons, Nanticoke’s Kayla Aufiero receive girls basketball All-State honors

They came into high school with pure passion for the game they loved, but without many of the abilities that made them leaders of championship teams.B...

April 15th, 2017 |  


Blue wins WVC boys senior all-star basketball game

Blue wins WVC boys senior all-star basketball game

WILKES-BARRE — Crestwood’s Kyle Richards spent his high school career playing for a basketball coach who places a big emphasis on defense....

March 31st, 2017 |  


WVC Girls Senior All-Star Classic features camaraderie on the court

WVC Girls Senior All-Star Classic features camaraderie on the court

WILKES-BARRE — At the very end of her most painful girls basketball season, Jordan Reilly got a chance to play for the first time all year.Ellie...

March 31st, 2017 |  


Basketball seniors get final chance to shine

Basketball seniors get final chance to shine

The annual Dr. George P. Moses Senior All-Star Classic will be held Friday at Holy Redeemer High School.The games feature the top senior basketball pl...

March 31st, 2017 |  


Rhode Island recruit Daron Russell too much for Nanticoke

Rhode Island recruit Daron Russell too much for Nanticoke

BETHLEHEM — He sliced through Nanticoke Area’s defense at will.He dropped 3-pointers as if they were second nature.He scored 22 points whi...

March 21st, 2017 updated: March 21st, 2017. |