May 31, 2012 RSS feed / Sports

The End Zone Seat

Teamwork Key to Success

Even the most dyed-in-thewool Ram baseball fan could hardly be optimistic about the team’s chances to win the Northern Tier League East title. Entering the season, the Rams had several obstacles to overcome. More...

Danville Ace Trumps Rams

There is an old saying that he who lives by the sword, dies by the sword. Wyalusing Valley’s outstanding baseball season, sparked in large part by solid pitching, ended thanks to Danville’s ace, Andrew Andreychik. More...

Fox, Tittle Split Microsprint Duals

Craig Fox and Jordan Tittle split two 15-lap 600 Microsprint features during Small Car Saturday at Dunn Hill 2 Speedway on May 26. Fox edged out Tittle for the checkered flag in the first feature. Nick Wood was third. More...

Sports Briefs

Montrose Ousts Elk Lake Softball On May 23, at Montrose, the Lady Meteors scored three runs in the seventh inning to defeat Elk Lake, 5-4, in the District Two, Class AA quarterfinals. More...

Martinez Wins in Endicott

On May 26, at Endicott, NY, Jeff Martinez won the A World Aware 5K in 15:18, followed by Richard Buchanan in 17:39 and Jordan Varano in 18:01. Courtney Varano was the female champion in 20:37. Amber Vaglica was next in 21:51. More...

PIAA Track Championships

Wyalusing Valley’s Erika Huffman and Homer Center’s Angel Piccirello cool down in spray after their preliminary race in the 1600 on May 25. More...

Photo

Photo by Pete Hardenstine Towanda’s Greg Hildebrandt collected a fourth-place medal in the pole vault, clearing a height of 15 feet on May 25. More...

Area Runners Close On and Off the Track

The myth about the “loneliness of the long-distance runner” has been around for some time. And it may be for good reason. More...

Elk Lake Relay, Jones Place

An emotional Maria Trowbridge closed out her brilliant running career for Elk Lake, leading the 3200 relay team to a Class AA third-place medal at the PIAA track and field championships in Shippensburg on May 26. More...

Lady Rams Reach Semis

The Wyalusing Valley softball team opened the District Four, Class A playoffs with a 5-0 home victory over Montgomery on May 24. Wyalusing, 14-6, was slated to play Northeast Bradford in the semifinals last night at Williamsport’s Elm Park. More...

Legion Team Opens Season Friday

Wyalusing American Legion Post 534 will again sponsor a team in the Bradford Tioga League. The local squad includes players from Wyalusing Valley and Northeast Bradford high schools. More...

Kitchnefsky Tourney Slated for June 24

The Kevin Kitchnefsky Foundation will hold its annual golf tournament on Sunday, June 24, at Stone Hedge Golf Course in Tunkhannock, beginning at 8 a.m. More...

Tunkhannock’s Alguire Claims Javelin Medal

Tunkhannock’s Gabby Alguire brought home a Class AAA javelin medal, finishing fifth with a throw of 129 feet, three inches. Hazleton’s Julia Franzosa was the event winner with a distance of 135 feet, nine inches. More...

Hugh Bags a Bird

Hugh O’Mara of Stowell, who turns 84 on June 1, called in and shot this nice gobbler on May 16 while hunting in the Cahills of Overton Township. More...

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