May 14, 2015 RSS feed / Sports

North Rome Christian School Senior Bikes Over 300 Miles for Wounded Warriors

Kyle Bert is not from a military family, nor does he possess any aspirations of one day joining the armed forces. More...

Lifetime Sports are Important

One of my biggest concerns about this area is the lack of lifetime sports opportunities for youngsters.  It’s all well and good that children get the chance to play the team sports sponsored by the schools and the youth organizations such More...

Elk Lake Thinclads Advance

Nine Elk Lake track and field athletes earned spots in the PIAA championships in Shippensburg with their performances at the District Two, Class AA meet at Scranton Memorial Stadium on May 11.  Both the girls’ and boys’ 3200 relay te More...

Rams’ Slide Continues

Eight-Game Losing Streak Ends Playoff Hopes

For the second year in a row, an extended losing streak kept the Wyalusing Valley baseball team out of the District Four playoffs.  The Rams, mired in an eightgame slide, dropped to 8-11, overall, with a 7-1 non-league loss to Canton on May 11 t More...

Shangri-La Opens for Season

Shangri-La II Motor Speedway in Tioga Center, NY, opened for the season on Sunday, May 10.  John Barber claimed the Sports Modified feature, holding off a late charge by T.J. More...

Crush Cancer 5K Slated for May 17

Runners looking to help out a good cause this weekend could do worse than crawling out of bed Sunday morning and heading to the Wyoming County Fairgrounds between Black Walnut and Meshoppen for the Crush Cancer 5K and Fun Run.  The race, which b More...

Towanda’s Top Bowlers Honored

The Towanda Men’s and Women’s Bowling Association held its annual Bowl Off to determine the 2015 Bowler of the Year on April 28 at Starlite Lanes in North Towanda. More...

Memorial Auxiliary Golf Tourney Slated

The Guthrie Towanda Memorial Hospital Auxiliary is inviting golfers to their annual charity golf tournament, which will be held on Wednesday, May 20 at the Towanda Country Club located on Golden Mile in Wysox.  More...

Elk Lake’s Watkins Claims Spagna Javelin Title

On May 5, Elk Lake’s track team competed in the Spagna Championships at Scranton High School.  In the boys’ meet, Elk Lake finished tenth with 24 points. More...

District Two AA Track Results

District Two  AA Championships  Results from the District Two, Class AA track and field championships at Scranton Memorial Stadium on May 11, including Elk Lake place winners.   GIRLS  More...

Titles Elude WVHS Thinclads

Wyalusing Valley’s hopes of a Northern Tier League track and field championship wilted on a sun- baked Athens Alumni Stadium on Saturday, May 9.  The Wyalusing boys, who hoped to be in the mix for the title with se veral closely matched t More...

Lady Rams Gain Momentum

The Wyalusing Valley softball team improved to 9-4 with wins over Troy, Athens and Towanda.  With Wellsboro clinching the Northern Tier League Large School title, the Lady Rams still are playing to improve their District Four, Class AA playoff s More...

Sutton to Run Track at Lock Haven

For four years, Morgan Sutton has thrilled Wyalusing Valley track and field fans with her speedy accomplishments.  Next year, Sutton will take her considerable talents as a sprinter to Lock Haven University.  Lock Haven’s co-head coa More...

Elementary Track Meet Held

Fifth grader Brian Arnold, right, celebrates victory in the 400 relay during the annual Wyalusing Elementary Track and Field Day at Peterson Stadium on Wednesday, May 13. More...

NEB Grad Wins Javelin at Meet

Kelsey Carlsen, a Northeast Bradford graduate and member of the Mansfield University track team, won the javelin at the SUNY-Oneonta Last Chance meet on May 9. Her winning distance was 41.28 meters.   Elizabeth Trowbridge  More...

Safe-Hunting Trend Continues

For the second time since records have been kept—and for the second year in a row—a year came and went with fewer than 30 hunting-related shooting incidents.  There were 29 hunting-related shooting incidents (HRSIs) in 2014, accordi More...

Turkey Downed with .410

Wyalusing’s Jim Hoodak, who earlier this spring mentored his grandson, Aden Shaw, on a successful spring gobbler hunt, brought home a big bird himself on May 8. More...

Bowls at Pepsi State Tourney

Bryn Zionkowski won the District Five Under 12 Girls’ title during the Pepsi USBC Youth Championships recently. More...

NTL Track and Field Championship Results

NTL Championships  Results from the Northern Tier League track and field championships at Athens on Saturday, May 9, including event winners and Wyalusing Valley place winners.   GIRLS  More...

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