December 5, 2013 RSS feed / Sports

Kacyon, Huffman Win Sayre Turkey Trot

Frigid temperatures and a brisk breeze did not deter 1,156 runners from completing the Sayre Turkey Trot on Thanksgiving Day.  Whitehall’s Matt Kacyon, who competes for Temple University, broke the race record with a winning time of 15:49. More...

Grapplers Poised for Title Run

An intriguing mix of polished veterans and promising newcomers should produce another successful season for the Wyalusing Valley wrestling team.  The Rams, who won Northern Tier League (NTL) Large School honors with a 9-1 record during a 15-5 du More...

Frosty Thanksgiving Doesn’t Deter Turkey Bowlers

An annual tradition continued on Thanksgiving Day in Wyalusing’s Borough Park as a pick-up touch football game was held under very frosty conditions. More...

Starlite Lanes Bowling Results

TOWANDA JR. BOWLERS   Bumpers: J. Casselbury, 90; A. Lantz, 80; A. Castillo, 67; P. Hoover, 56.  Preps 9 a.m.: J. Bacorn, 247; E. Casselbury, 156; K. Williams, 143; J. Lamphere, 140; C. Hoover, IV, 81; D. More...

Sports Calendar

BOYS’ BASKETBALL Dec. 6: Wyalusing Valley v. Sullivan County at Towanda Tip-  Off Tournament, 6:45 p.m.  Carbondale at Elk Lake, 6 p.m. Dec. 7: Wyalusing Valley at  Towanda Tip-Off Tournament, TBA. Dec. More...

Sports Addition

Center Brandon Brewer and tight end Hunter Brewer were omitted as linemen from the story on Luke Jennings in last week’s edition.   More...

Sports Briefs

All-Academic Team Named   More...

Deer-Forest Study Proves You Don’t Need Thumbs to Text

Proof that texting is here to stay—deer in parts of Pennsylvania have their own texting plans.  As part of the Deer-Forest Study, a cooperative research project being conducted by the Game Commission and a host of other partners, several d More...

Winter Seasons Begin

After what seems an exceedingly long break since the end of the fall sports campaigns, the Wyalusing Valley winter sports teams are set to open their seasons.  Predicting what the next three months will bring would be foolish at best, but I do b More...

Lady Rams Ready to Play Ball

—By Pete Hardenstine—  Three returning starters from last season’s 17-6 squad will lead the Wyalusing Valley girls’ basketball team into the season opener in the Jack Bush Tip-Off Tournament at Cowanesque Valley on Dec. More...

WVHS Grads Grapple At Mat Town Open

Two Wyalusing Valley graduates wrestled for Pennsylvania College of Technology at Lock Haven University’s Mat Town Open on Dec. More...

Young Rams Seek Improvement

The Wyalusing Valley boys’ basketball team will have to rely on quickness and hustle if it hopes to equal last year’s sixwin campaign.  Lacking the height and bulk to consistently contend for rebounds or to match up defensively again More...

Thanksgiving Runs Held

Johnson Wins Snozilla 8K in Owego

A large contingent of area runners made their way to Berwick on Thanksgiving Day for the annual Run for the Diamonds.  Paul Thistle of Washington, PA, won the nine-mile run with a time of 45:46.  Matt Gillette was second in 46:35, followed More...

Hunters’ Gallery

Jerry Crawford, Meshoppen, downed this ninepoint buck while hunting around 10 a.m. on Dec. 2 near Spring Lake, Terry Township. The deer had a 19 ¾-inch spread. More...

Deer Hunters Cautioned to be Sure Animal was Healthy

Food-safety specialists with Penn State’s College of Agricultural Sciences annually issue warnings to deer hunters to keep food safety in mind if they are fortunate enough to get a buck or a doe, and this fall is no exception. More...

Meet The 2013-14 WVHS RAM CAGERS

Zamien Benditt-Parkes More...

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