August 9, 2018 RSS feed / Sports

TIGERS POUNCE

The Tunkhannock Girls Little League softball team won its opening game in the Little League Softball World Series with a 2-0 win over Canada.  The game was played in Portland, OR, at Alpenrose Stadium. More...

Templin Digs in Talons at Griffin 5K

On a good day, the Griffin 5K around Laporte’s Lake Mokoma provides runners with one of the most scenic races of the year.  After torrential downpours the day before, the course also provided some classic trail mud for the 96 participants More...

Running Roundup

Beast of Burden   Rome’s Adam Russell won the Beast of Burden 100-mile ultra marathon at Lockport, NY, on Aug. 4, completing the distance in  48:07.  Pauly Friedman Family Run/Walk   More...

Towanda Riverfest 5K Run/Walk Planned

Summer is here, and it’s time to think about the Towanda Riverfest 5K Run/Walk, which will be held at 9 a.m. on Saturday, Aug. More...

Running Calendar

Aug. 11 •Christy Mathewson Big 6K, Factoryville, 8 a.m. •Apple Orchard 5K, Scott Township, Lackawanna County, 9 a.m. •Meals on Wheels 5K, Vestal, 9 a.m. •Kris D. More...

Wyalusing Valley Hall of Fame for All

With another school year rapidly approaching, that means athletes for the four fall sports at Wyalusing Valley will soon begin practice.  In fact, the PIAA-mandated heat acclimatization workouts for the football team began on Aug. 6.  More...

Robinson and Snead Victorious at Jack Daniels Mile

For veteran distance runners Ben Robinson and Samantha Snead, longer runs are in their wheelhouse.  On Thursday, Aug. More...

Hirschman Claims Classic Checkers

Matt Hirschman overcame a twelfth-place starting position to capture the Rod Spalding Classic Race of Champions Modified feature at Chemung Speedrome on Saturday, Aug. More...

Runners Place in Masters Plus Triton Trot

The placing runners in the second Masters Plus Triton Trot pose for a photo. More...

Rodeo Features Little Buckaroos

A new event will be part of the Monroeton Rodeo on Sunday, Sept. 9. The Little Buckaroos Rodeo, organized by Rockin’ N Stables, will run from 9 to 11 a.m.  More...

Public Urged to Help Survey Turkey Sightings

The PA Game Commission again is seeking help from the public in surveying wild turkeys in August to get a handle on production statewide.  The third-annual PA Wild Turkey Sighting Survey began Aug. 1.  More...

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