Greater Pittston Sports Briefs: St. Monica’s Parish golf tournament is Aug. 28

Greater Pittston Sports Briefs: St. Monica’s Parish golf tournament is Aug. 28

St. Monica’s holding golf tourneyWEST WYOMING — St. Monica Parish’s fourth annual golf outing and dinner will be held Sunday, Aug. 2...

August 26th, 2016 |  


H.S. golf: Positive signs for Wyoming Area, Pittston Area coming out of Tryba Invitational

H.S. golf: Positive signs for Wyoming Area, Pittston Area coming out of Tryba Invitational

EXETER – There’s optimism for the Wyoming Area golf team after a fifth-place finish overall in the team standings at last week’s Try...

August 26th, 2016 |  


Upon Further Review: Ben Kopka’s monster rushing night lifted Wyoming Area in ‘96

Upon Further Review: Ben Kopka’s monster rushing night lifted Wyoming Area in ‘96

August 2006Pittston Area took a 14-0 lead in the second quarter to only see it disappear in an 18-14 loss to Tunkhannock to open the 2006 high school ...

August 25th, 2016 |  


Baseball team with several West Pittston players wins national tournament

Baseball team with several West Pittston players wins national tournament

The Northeast Riverdawgs 12U travel baseball team, with players from the Back Mountain and West Pittston, were champions in the Diamond Nation 12U Sum...

August 25th, 2016 |  


H.S. volleyball: Kirsten Durling, Pittston Area look to build on last season’s momentum

H.S. volleyball: Kirsten Durling, Pittston Area look to build on last season’s momentum

Last year was certainly one to remember for Pittston Area’s volleyball team. The Patriots had arguably one of their best seasons in school histo...

August 25th, 2016 |  


Avoca Ancient Order of Hibernians sponsoring golf tournament Sept. 3 in Taylor

Avoca Ancient Order of Hibernians sponsoring golf tournament Sept. 3 in Taylor

The Avoca Ancient Order of Hibernians will sponsor the Thomas P. Durkin Memorial Open with an 8 a.m. shotgun start Saturday, Sept. 3 at Pine Hills Gol...

August 25th, 2016 |  


Wyoming Area’s soccer program hosts Meet the Warriors night Aug. 21

Wyoming Area’s soccer program hosts Meet the Warriors night Aug. 21

EXETER — Wyoming Area’s soccer program hosted a Meet the Warriors event Sunday, Aug. 21 in the Wyoming Area Secondary Center Cafeteria.Mem...

August 23rd, 2016 |  


Sean Robbins returns as Wilkes-Barre Triathlon champion

Sean Robbins returns as Wilkes-Barre Triathlon champion

LEHMAN TWP. — While the 35th annual Wilkes-Barre Triathlon may not have been the most meaningful to Sean Robbins, it turned out to be one of his...

August 21st, 2016 |  


Chris McCabe avenges last year’s second-place finish to conquer Pittston Tomato Festival 5K

Chris McCabe avenges last year’s second-place finish to conquer Pittston Tomato Festival 5K

PITTSTON — Last year Chris McCabe wasn’t happy with his second-place finish in the Pittston Tomato Festival 5K Run.So this year, at the 18...

August 20th, 2016 |  


H.S. tennis: Wyoming Area girls poised to continue successful run

H.S. tennis: Wyoming Area girls poised to continue successful run

After two straight seasons in double figures in wins, Wyoming Area again has a chance to rank among the top girls tennis teams in the Wyoming Valley C...

August 20th, 2016 |