September 13, 2012 RSS feed / Sports

Remembering Local Baseball

A few weeks ago, an elderly gentleman, scrapbook in hand, showed up at the Rocket-Courier office. Hank Love, a Vestal, NY, resident whose wife recently passed away, had been going through things at home when he came across the scrapbook. More...

Camptown Races Return Saturday

Historic 10K Run Makes 46th Start at 10 a.m.

Stephen Foster’s Camptown racetrack was five miles long. But that was in 1850 and he was referring to a horse race. More...

Spikers Down Sayre, Athens

The Wyalusing Valley girls’ volleyball team completed an early-season sweep of the Valley teams with a 3-0 win over Sayre on Tuesday, Sept. 11. Coupled with a victory over Athens five days earlier, the Lady Rams enter tonight’s (Sept. More...

Dunn Hill Small Cars Conclude Season

Dunn Hill 2 Speedway recently concluded its 2012 Small Car Saturday programs. In kart action, Rodney McConnell won the Super Senior feature over Bren Lattimer and Dale Anderson. More...

Lady Rams Win on New Field

The Wyalusing Valley girls’ soccer team, managers and coaches pose in front of the scoreboard on their new field behind the elementary school after recording a 4-1 victory over Towanda on Sept. More...

WVHS Grad Opens Season at Rochester

Wyalusing Valley graduate Stephan Tewksbury, a sophomore on the Rochester cross country team, finished ninth, overall, in the SUNY-Oswego Invitational on Sept. 8. His time was 26:46. Ellen Squier More...

Small Business Start-Up Seminar Slated

The University of Scranton Small Business Development Center (SBDC) will hold the training seminar “The First Step: Starting Your Business” on Thursday, Sept. 20 from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. More...

Lady Rams Defeat Towanda

Open New Field with 4-1 Victory over Rivals

Wyalusing Valley won its regular-season debut at its new field, defeating rival Towanda, 4-1, on Wednesday, Sept. 5. Paighton Martin and Kasey DeVoir each scored a pair of goals for the Lady Rams. Morgan Sutton added three assists. More...

Sayre’s Bodolus Buries Rams

Sayre pounded out 364 yards on the ground, including 230 yards from Al Bodolus, in a punishing 41-21 victory over Wyalusing Valley at Lockhart Street Bowl on Friday, Sept. 7. More...

Johnson, Sharer Prevail In Towanda River Run

John Johnson and Nancy Sharer paced the field in the Hezekiah’s Hands 5K River Run in Towanda on Saturday, Sept. 8. More...

Sports Briefs

Youth Football Swept in Openers The Wyalusing Youth Football teams were swept in their season openers with Canton at Peterson Stadium on Sunday, Sept. 9. The A team lost, 13-0. Canton won the B game, 13-7. Wyalusing’s C team fell, 19-7. More...

Starlite Lane Bowling

PETE’S SENIOR NO-TAP D&R Steel, 6-2; G&RD’s, 5-3; Buster’s 5-3; Lucky 4, 4-4; G&W’s, 4-4; A Team, 4-4; Zip’s Raiders, 2-6; Uncalled 4, 2-6. MEN’S HI SERIES: B. Whipple, 697; M. Borst, 644; R. More...

Elk Lake Spikers Defeat Montrose

On Sept. 4, the Elk Lake girls’ volleyball team defeated Montrose, 3-0 (25-19, 25-18, 25-21) as Carley Bennett served up six aces. Katie VanEtten dished out 10 assists. Kelsey Caines made seven kills. On Sept. More...

Sayre Stuns Ram JVs

Sayre’s Lucas Murphy scored two touchdowns, including a 90- yard kickoff return that erased a Wyalusing Valley comeback, to lead the Redskins to a 24-14 junior varsity win at Peterson Stadium on Sept. 10. More...

Sports Calendar

BOYS’ SOCCER Sept. 14: Elk Lake at Lakeland, 4:15 p.m. Sept. 17: Riverside at Elk Lake, 4:15 p.m. CROSS COUNTRY Sept. 18: Canton, Northeast Bradford, Cowanesque Valley at Wyalusing Valley, 4 p.m. Elk Lake at Montrose, 4:45 p.m. More...

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