July 24, 2014 RSS feed / Sports

Downriver Canoe Race Returns to Tunkhannock

Paddlers in Sunday’s Endless Mountains Downriver Canoe/Kayak Race have a time to shoot for this year. The tandem of Pat Anderson and Dana Leet set a course record in the Mehoopany to Tunkhannock race last year with a time of 1:26:08. More...

Newberry Downs RTL For Section III Title

RTL’s run through the Little League 9-10 Softball post-season ended with a 5-1 loss to Newberry in the Section III playoffs on July 17 at Turbotville. More...

Sports Briefs

Grid Heat Acclimation Dates Set The 2014 Wyalusing Valley High School football season will begin with three PIAA-mandated heat acclimation practices on Aug. 6-8, from 4 to 7 p.m. More...

Running’s Popularity Increasing

A couple years back, in the wake of the Great Recession, The Philadelphia Inquirer ran a story about the growth of running, especially competitive running, in tough economic times. More...

Wyalusing Driver Finds Victory Lane

Jake Maynard Wins IMCA Modified Feature at Five Mile Point

—BY PETE HARDENSTINE— Wyalusing’s Jake Maynard has come close to victory twice this year with second-place finishes in his IMCA Modified at Five Mile Point Speedway in Kirkwood, NY. More...

Kent, Moyer Top Johnson City Race

Mookie Kent won the Square Deal Which Way 5K at Johnson City, NY, on July 19. Rich Pichura was second in 20:42, followed by Nick Dean in 20:59. Rising Northeast Bradford freshman Karli Moyer was the women’s winner with a time of 24:05. More...

Youth with Local Ties Honored

Logan Brewer, 11, son of Robin and Shane Brewer of Biglerville, PA and grandson of Phil and Teresa Brewer of Laceyville, won the MVP baseball award recently at the prestigious Cal Ripken Stadium in Aberdeen, MD. More...

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