Local Sports
Jose Pirela did everything he could to help Scranton/Wilkes-Barre get a much-needed win Friday, falling just a single short of a cycle. The offense pounded out 11 hits to go along with Pirela’s big night, but a pair of five-run innings by Buffalo was too (read more)
Photo: N/A, License: N/A, Created: 2012:11:17 14:29:56 For five decades, Elvetta Gemski has been the face of the storied Crestwood field hockey program. Boasting more than 600 wins, five PIAA championships and inductions into both the National Field Hockey Coaches Association and Pennsylvania Sports halls of (read more)
Marco Nieto eagled the first hole and birdied No. 7 to lead Scranton Prep to a 7-2 win over Valley View in a Lackawanna League Big School Division golf match on the front nine at the Scranton Muni on Friday. Anthony Stambone had three birdies for Valley V (read more)
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Recent High School Sports
Photo: N/A, License: N/A, Created: 2014:08:21 04:18:49 Julia Tofilska, Sarah Tofilska and Ashley Berlot all won their singles matches to to lead North Pocono to a 4-1 win over Honesdale in a Lackawanna League girls tennis match Thursday. (read more)
A desire to keep student-athletes in the classroom for a full day, while also cutting down on travel expenses, has driven schools from Lackawanna County to forge a plan to create their own sports league. (read more)
Scranton Prep’s great summer keeps rolling on. Less than a week after finishing first at the Marian Catholic Girls Invitational golf tournament, the Classics won the team title at the 26th annual Girls Jackman Memorial Tournament on Tuesday at the Scranton Muni. (read more)
Brigitte Stuckart, Brittany Creegan and Mary Huffman won their singles matches to lead Scranton to a 3-2 win over Elk Lake on the opening day of the Lackawanna League girls tennis season Tuesday. (read more)

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