LAUREL RUN — Jeff Skwierz and Marina Orrson scored impressive wins in the grueling Giants Despair Challenge on Wednesday night, the second of three races of the Valley's Fastest Man and Woman series.
The Wyoming Area Warriors took to the gridiron for a double scrimmage against the GAR Grenadiers and the Hazleton Area Cougars at the Anthony “Jake” Sobeski Stadium in West Pittston on Saturday morning, Aug. 16.
The Wyoming Area golf lineup could go through some changes throughout the 2014 season.
Basically everyone is back.But the Pittston Area golf team's chance of turning a 2-8 2013 campaign into a winning season relies heavily on the help senior Tyler McGarry will be getting.
The Wyoming Area girls tennis team made history with its first winning season ever in 2013.The Warriors plan to keep climbing.Wyoming Area returns all but one starter from a team that went 7-6 a year ago.
With one week of practice under its belt, the Pittston Area girls tennis team gets right into league play on Monday. And with the recent weather, it hasn't been easy.
SUNDAY, AUG. 17No local events scheduledMONDAY, AUG. 18Girls tennisTunkhannock at Pittston Area, 4:15 p.m.
The Pittston Area Soccer Booster Club hosted the 11th Annual Patriot Cup Soccer Tournament on Saturday, Aug. 9 at the Bucky Harris Sports Complex on the Pittston Area Primary Center grounds on Rock Street in Hughestown.
The Wyoming Area field hockey team may look a little different this season now that Chris Comiskey has replaced his wife Lunda as varsity head coach.
They finished the regular season unblemished. But that wasn't the end of the story.
During the basketball season that concluded in April, team Swish, representing Greater Wyoming Area Girls Youth Basketball, participated in two leagues and two tournaments. The team went undefeated in leagues played at Back Court Hoops in Scranton and...
Falls Bridge Deli swept second place O'Connor Plumbing 3-0 to cushion its lead of the Emanon Golf League. The Deli was lead by Mark Eyet's 36 and Jim Charney's 37. Jerry Gavin was low for O'Connor with 38.
FOOTBALL(all games 7 p.m. unless noted)Aug. 30 - at Abington Heights, 1 p.m.Sept. 5 - at Valley ViewSept. 12 - Wyoming Valley WestSept 19 - Crestwood
FOOTBALL(all games 7 p.m. unless noted)Aug. 29 - at Wyoming Valley WestSept. 5 - Scranton PrepSept. 12 - North PoconoSept. 19 - TunkhannockSept. 26 - at Crestwood
It was a storied season last year for Pittston Area's field hockey team. It culminated with a loss in the Pennsylvania Interscholastic Athletic Aassociation (PIAA) District 2 first round.
Len Coleman's name has been synonymous with golf in Greater Pittston for decades. And he keeps rewriting his personal history book.
The 2014 FIFA World Cup is already a month past. But the Bucky Harris Sports Complex in Hughestown turned into a scene straight from Brazil on Saturday.
Harding's Maddie Wharton carried a two-shot lead into the final round of the 2014 Anthracite Golf Association Tournament of Champions this week at Fox Hill Country Club and Huntsville Golf Club.
It went down to the wire more ways than one.
AUGUST 2004The Greater Pittston American Legion team posted a 23-3 win over Mansfield to claim its third straight Region 5 Tournament title. The game was stopped in the fifth inning because of lightning.
Exeter Lions Little League recently participated in the District 31 9/10-year-old tournament. Members of the 2014 tournament team are, from left, first row, Jonah Astolfi, Matt Pelleschi, Jack Mathis, Rocco Pizano, Casey Noone and Zachary Pitcavage.
The annual Fourth of July Young Run 4 Fun was sponsored by the West Pittston Recreation Board on July 4 at the Anthony “Jake” Sobeski Stadium in West Pittston. Runners ran in memory of Eric Speicher, who passed away in 2013 at age 14 after...
The St. Joseph Marello Parish Community's 20th Annual Golf Tournament was held on June 8 at Wilkes-Barre Municipal Golf Club. This year's winning team consisted of Mike Shandra, Joe Lapotka, Nick Altieri and Sal Shandra. Uncle Joe's...
Brianna Pizzano, of Exeter, recently won the girls 12U Frog Hollow Green Dot Tournament G12 singles title at the Frog Hollow Racquet Club in Lansdale.
The son of a former basketball standout at St. John's High School in Pittston has been accepted into the U.S. Coast Guard Academy after an outstanding academic, artistic and athletic career at Abington Heights High School.