March 17, 2016 RSS feed / Sports

Perseverance Pays Off

Creighton Edsell, Otis Bring Home State Fifth-, Sixth-Place Medals

To win a PIAA wrestling medal, you have to endure three grueling days of matches against some of the best grapplers in the nation.  For those who persevere through the trial of mat warfare, the reward is to stand on the podium at Hershey’s More...

Morrison Earns All-NTL Honors

Wyalusing Valley’s Jon Morrison was named to the Northern Tier League Large School boys’ basketball first team in all-star voting by the league’s coaches recently.  Ridge Williams, a senior, joined Morrison for post-season hono More...

Two Local Runs Slated for Saturday

Shamrock 5K, Cloverleaf 4K Open Busy Race Month

The local running schedule hits full stride this weekend with two races slated for Saturday, March 19.  The Shamrock 5K, a jointlysponsored event by the Abuse and Rape Crisis Center (ARCC) and the Bradford County YMCA branch, begins at 10 a.m. More...

Tunkhannock Swimmers Advance to State Meet

Tunkhannock’s Jacob Skoronski and Morgan Manglaviti advanced to the PIAA swimming and diving championships with their performances at the District Two AA meet in Wilkes-Barre on March 4-5.  Skoronski won the boys’ 200 free with a tim More...

PIAA Results

Local results from the PIAA wrestling championships held at Hershey’s Giant Center on March 10-12. WYALUSING VALLEY Josh Haley 132 Pounds Haley decisioned Jake Boozel, Mount Union, 4-3. John Pipa, Bi More...

Starlite Lanes Bowling Results

PACESETTERS Subway, 25-15; B.C. Automotive, 25-15; Dunn’s Classic Cars, 23-17; Ram Zone, 21-19; Ener-Jet, 21-19; Dry Run Farms, 20-20; Shaw’s Furniture, 20-20; Aaron’s, 18-22; Sherwood Groves, 14-26; Original Ram Zone, 13-27. More...

Courtney’s Gold Leads NTL Efforts

The greater the challenge, the greater the glory.  When the brackets for the PIAA wrestling tournament came out a week ago Sunday, much was made of the Class 126- pound division where three past state champions were joined by Athens’ Brian More...

NRCS Hoop Seniors Saluted

North Rome Christian School recently honored its senior basketball players and parents on Senior Recognition Night. More...

Scranton Women Fall in NCAA III Quarterfinals

Woodruff Leads Lady Royals to 30-1 Record

The University of Scranton women’s basketball team, coached by Wyalusing Valley graduate Trevor Woodruff, saw its undefeated season end with a 57-48 loss to Tufts in the NCAA Division III quarterfinals at the John Long Center on March 12.  More...

Edsell Named to NTL Second Team

Wyalusing Valley junior Madelyn Edsell was named to the Northern Tier League Large School second team in recent balloting by the league’s coaches.  North Penn-Mansfield’s Ali Hilson was voted the Player of the Year.  Chelsea Re More...

Area Wildlife Groups Work Together to Improve Habitat

On Saturday, March 5, members of the Susquehanna branch of the Quality Deer Management Association (QDMA) and the Wilson F. More...

Sports Briefs

Senior Hoops Games Slated   Several Wyalusing Valley players are expected to participate in the annual Northern Tier League Senior Appreciation basketball games, slated for Monday, March 21, at Mansfield University’s Decker Gymnasium, star More...

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