July 25, 2013 RSS feed / Sports

Record Falls in River Race

The team of Pat Anderson and Dana Leet won the Endless Mountains Downriver Canoe/Kayak Race in Tunkhannock on Saturday, July 20.  Anderson, from Tidioute, PA, and Leet from Turtle Creek, PA, completed the paddle from Mehoopany to Riverfront Park More...

District Adjusts Wrestling Post-Season

Faced with declining attendance and revenues, District Four voted at its June 4 meeting to reduce the number of Class AA wrestling sectional tournaments from four to three, starting in February.  Under the new plan, the North Section will be nea More...

Throwing Clinic Set for Saturday

Gregg Schmidt, throwing coach for Mansfield University’s track and field team, will be one of the instructors for the Ram Throws Camp, slated for Wyalusing Valley’s Peterson Stadium on Saturday, July 27.  The camp is designed to hel More...

Wyalusing Cal Ripken Squad Headed to Waynesboro

The Wyalusing Ball Association 12-under squad begins play in the Cal Ripken 12-under Middle Atlantic Regional tournament at Waynesboro, PA, on Friday, July 26.  Wyalusing, which finished third in the Pennsylvania State tournament, will represent More...

Area Drivers Shine in Oswego

Three of the area race tracks—Chemung Speedrome, Five Mile Point and Shangri-La II—were closed last weekend because of the Race of Champions event in Oswego, NY.  Several drivers from the area tracks fared very well in Oswego, includ More...

Mom’s Last-Second Tip

Aleta O’Connor gets final advice from her mother, Jessica O’Connor, in the long jump during the Wyalusing Summer Track meet held on Thursday, July 11. More...

Sectional Changes May Help

It wasn’t that long ago that the North Section wrestling tournament was the biggest high school athletic event of the year in the area.  Sure, there may be football games that drew bigger gates, but even they couldn’t match the level More...

Camptown Races Set for Sept. 14

The Camptown Races, one of the area’s most prestigious and challenging runs, returns on Saturday, Sept. 14, starting at 10 a.m.  There is a registration fee of $10 for the 10K run.  More...

Gill, Yelen Win in Wilkes-Barre

Cameron Gill won the Parker Palermo Memorial 5K in Wilkes-Barre on July 21.  Gill finished in 17:45, followed by Ben Sullivan (18:34) and Derek Call (19:35).  Sherri Yelen paced the women’s field with a time of 22:42. More...

District 15 Big League Softball Qualifies for East Regional

The District 15 Big League softball team, sponsored by Bardo, Cox and Miller (BCM) of Canton, won the consolation final of the Little League Pennsylvania State championship tournament at Mansfield University with a 6-5 victory over Connell Park on Sa More...

NEBALL Receives Donation

Sports Brief

The Windham Ambulance Association presented a donation of $5,000 to NEBALL on July 17. More...

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