August 17, 2017 RSS feed / Sports

Tyler, Ward Earn All-State Honors

Two local girls were recently named to the Pennsylvania High School Softball Coaches Association’s Class AA all star squad for the 2017 season. More...

The Countdown to Fall Begins

And so it begins! On Monday, 87 Wyalusing Valley student-athletes found their way to the fields or court to begin the first day of official practice for the upcoming fall sports season. More...

Sports Briefs

Meet the Players Night Scheduled   The Extra Point Club’s Meet the Players Night will be held on Friday, Aug. 18, starting at 6:30 p.m. More...

Elk Lake Grad Supports Lyme Disease Group

Former Elk Lake softball and soccer player Amanda Mowry was diagnosed with Lyme disease in July 2014. She has been battling it for the past three years.  More...

Tri-County Sportsmen’s Club Recipient of Award

The Pheasants Forever’s Visionary Award was presented to Tri-County Sportsmen’s Club at their annual picnic, held on Sunday, Aug. More...

Sliding to Victory

Heeman, Neufeld Pace Charity 5K on Aug. 12

It is estimated that 6,000 to 7,000 people die every day in the world as the result of drinking or using impure water. On Saturday, Aug. More...

Gary Ham, Kevin Youngs Split Chemung Legends Features

Gary Ham and Kevin Youngs split 20-lap Legends features at Chemung Speedrome on Saturday, Aug. 12.  Ham, a veteran who has battled hard luck all season, finally picked up a victory in the first of the features. More...

PGC Seeks Help For Turkey Survey

Public Asked to Report in August

The Pennsylvania Game Commission is again seeking help from the public in surveying wild turkeys in August to get a handle on production statewide. The second-annual webbased PA Wild Turkey Sighting Survey began on Aug. 1. More...

Lever Gun Shoot Slated for Aug. 19

The Susquehanna Branch of the Quality Deer Management Association (QDMA) will hold a special fundraising rifle shoot in memory of an exceptional branch director, Rusty Ely.  The Rusty Ely (RELY) Memorial Lever Gun Challenge shoot will be hosted More...

PA Snowshoe Hares Differ From Those Further North

Snowshoe hares in Pennsylvania— at the southern end of the species’ range—show adaptations in fur color and characteristics, behavior and metabolism, to enable them to survive in less wintry conditions than their far northern relati More...

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