Coughlin comes out on top at competitive WVC Wrestling Tournament

LEHMAN TWP. – Senior Tashawn Qualls has been wrestling since he was in fifth grade. After his sophomore season, when GAR’s program merged with Coughlin. Qualls was out of a starting slot in the lineup. The 152-pounder, who leaves GAR everyday after school and heads to Coughlin’s wrestling room for practice, could easily have stopped […]

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Wyoming Seminary boys basketball holds off Wyoming Area

KINGSTON — Friday’s game went full circle for Wyoming Area. Not that Wyoming Seminary minded. Wyoming Area trailed by 10 after the first quarter and after the fourth. In between, the Warriors went ahead only to see Seminary rally for a 44-34 Wyoming Valley Conference boys basketball interdivisional game. “We know that basketball is a […]

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North Pocono too much for Pittston Area

MOSCOW — North Pocono needed just six minutes and 36 seconds Friday night to string together the game’s first four touchdowns on the way to a 48-15 rout of visiting Pittston Area in a District 2 Class 4A football quarterfinal. The Patriots and defending champion Trojans each put together impressive drives that produced four first […]

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All-purpose phenom Evan Klinger has Berwick cruising through District 2 opener

BERWICK — He excelled on special teams, ignited the offense as the game’s leading rusher and even made a sack on defense. For playoff openers, Evan Klinger did just about everything he could think of to get Berwick a victory, except get in the end zone. But his game without a personal touchdown to celebrate […]

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Pittston Area rallies to beat Coughlin, clinch playoff spot

YATESVILLE — Down by a point and with six minutes left, Pittston Area had already clinched a playoff spot thanks to Honesdale losing. The Patriots, though, didn’t go into Friday night’s game with Coughlin wanting someone else doing their work. They wanted to earn a postseason berth on their own merit, and thanks to senior […]

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Dallas stops conversion try to defeat Wyoming Area in overtime

WEST PITTSTON — Dallas’ Christian Motley is often the shortest player on the field on Friday nights. But he often plays like the smartest as well. So when Wyoming Area’s best receiver went in motion on a two-point conversion try in overtime, the 5-foot-5 junior knew what was coming. More importantly, he stopped it. Motley […]

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Keemar Woodruff leads Pittston Area past Nanticoke

YATESVILLE — Running game. Passing game. Offense. Defense. It made no difference in the first 16 minutes Friday night. Keemar Woodruff found a way to get involved in all of them, getting Pittston Area out to a fast start on the way to a 46-21 Senior Night victory over visiting Nanticoke. Pittston Area opened a […]

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High School Preview: Improved Dallas heads to Wyoming Area

The boundaries for Dallas and Wyoming Area meet, yet the two schools haven’t really established a neighborhood rivalry. Perhaps because there’s a good amount of wilderness between the two. Perhaps because Dallas is too preoccupied with Back Mountain rival Lake-Lehman. Likewise, Wyoming Area just needs to look across the Susquehanna River to see its most-disliked […]

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Wyoming Area football team rolls past winless GAR in 44-7 victory

WILKES-BARRE — With a tough three-game stretch ahead, Wyoming Area could have easily looked past winless GAR on Saturday night. The Warriors didn’t, scoring on their first three possessions on the way to a 44-7 rout of the Grenadiers in a Wyoming Valley Conference interdivisional game. Wyoming Area improved to 3-4 as it heads into […]

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Jared Marshman leads Berwick past Pittston Area in his return

YATESVILLE — The domination by Berwick’s defense was the old news. Berwick threw in a new twist Friday night. Bulldogs quarterback Jared Marshman threw for three touchdowns and ran for another in the first appearance of his senior season, helping the Bulldogs break away from host Pittston Area, 36-0, in a Wyoming Valley Conference Class […]

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