February 14, 2019 RSS feed / Sports

Performing Under Pressure

Rams Secure Fifth Consecutive Title with 38-33 Win At Athens; Share Crown with Wildcats, Trojans

After the Wyalusing Valley wrestling team dropped a 43-30 decision at Troy in mid-January, the Rams could have given up on defending their four-time Northern Tier League championship. More...

Ennis Remembered Before Big Match

“Last week the sport of wrestling lost one of its biggest supporters and contributors.”  That’s how Towanda wrestling coach Bill Sexton, flanked by members of his and Wyalusing Valley’s squad, opened an emotional tribute More...

Lady Rams Denied Post-Season Bid

Complete 10-12 Campaign

With its post-season life on the line, the Wyalusing Valley girls’ basketball team avenged an earlier loss to Athens, but dropped decisions to Towanda and Sullivan County, ending its season. More...

Weather Affected State-Wide Bear Harvest

One of these years, PA is going to break the 4,000-bear barrier for a third time in annual black bear harvests.  There was hope it would in 2018 with a bear population estimated at 20,000 and a fine start to the November firearms season. More...

Shamrock 5K Returns to Towanda on March 23

Representatives from the Abuse and Rape Crisis Center (ARCC) and the YMCA met to plan for the Shamrock 5K Run/Walk, to take place on Saturday, March 23, 2019.  This will be the seventh year the event has been co-sponsored by both agencies, and i More...

Ice Fishing Tournament, Fish Toss This Weekend

The annual Sullivan County Kiwanis Winterfest will be held on Saturday, Feb. 16 at Camp Brulé, located at 2519 North Street, Forksville. More...

Late Free Throws Spell Doom for Rams

Griffins Rally for 48-42 Win

Sullivan County erased a seven-point deficit with a 15- point run, aided and abetted by a controversial officiating decision, to hand the Wyalusing Valley boys’ basketball team a devastating 48-42 loss in Laporte on Feb. 11.  More...

Skyler’s the Limit

WVHS Freshman Clinches 39-35 Win at Towanda

In a roller coaster ride of a match, it was only fitting the outcome would be decided in a roller coaster of a final bout.  With Towanda clinging to a 35-33 lead over Wyalusing Valley entering the last bout of the night, the fate of the Standing More...

Colleges

Dylan Otis, a Wyalusing Valley graduate and member of the PA College of Technology wrestling team, went 3-1 on a two-school New York trip on Feb. 9-10.  On Feb. More...

Rams Ready to Defend North Crown

Twelve Wyalusing Valley wrestlers begin the arduous road to Hershey and the PIAA championships at the Class AA North Section Tournament in Troy on Saturday, Feb. 16. More...

Sports Brief

JH Grapplers Compete at Shamokin   Five Wyalusing Valley junior high wrestlers placed at the Shamokin Tournament of Champions tournament on Feb. 8-9, led by Kendrick Ross’s second-place finish at 75 pounds.  More...

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