Dodgers push Cubs to the brink with convincing Game 3 NLCS victory

CHICAGO — Yu Darvish pitched sparkling ball into the seventh inning, Chris Taylor homered again and the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the Chicago Cubs 6-1 on Tuesday night to open a commanding 3-0 lead in the NL Championship Series. Andre Ethier also went deep and Taylor added an RBI triple in the fifth as Los […]

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Melissa Herrera’s hat trick fuels Crestwood girls soccer over Valley West

WRIGHT TWP – Melissa Herrera happened to be at the right place at the right time. Herrera made a hat trick look almost easy against one of the top teams in the league to lead Crestwood to a 7-1 victory over Wyoming Valley West Tuesday. Whether it be from the work of her teammates or […]

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Boys Soccer: Meyers edges Wyoming Seminary for first WVC title in 10 years

KINGSTON — As members of the Meyers boys soccer team gathered around the bench to gather their belongings after shaking hands with Wyoming Seminary, the idea of dousing Mohawks head coach Jack Nolan with a Gatorade jug full of water started bouncing from player to player. Nolan immediately rejected the idea. It was in the […]

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Yankees erase four-run deficit to rally past Astros, tie ALCS 2-2

NEW YORK — With a soaring shot headed for Yankee Stadium’s Monument Park, Aaron Judge got New York back on track for another memorable October. Judge ignited a rousing rally with a home run, then doubled during a four-run eighth inning to spur the unflappable New York Yankees over the Houston Astros 6-4 Tuesday night […]

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NFL players, owners hold ‘constructive’ talks on issues

NEW YORK — NFL players and owners held an unusual meeting Tuesday to discuss social issues, a session both sides termed positive and productive. What was not discussed at any length was the divisive topic of the national anthem that has caught the attention of President Donald Trump. “We spent today talking about issues that […]

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College Corner: Crestwood’s Kile, Cole boost nationally ranked Buckeyes

The Ohio State field hockey team is ranked 25th in the country and the Buckeyes are getting solid play from a pair of former Crestwood High standouts. Senior Morgan Kile and junior Casey Cole have both started all 15 games with Kile at forward and Cole in the midfield. The team is 8-7 and 1-5 […]

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Big week at Penn State brings big distractions for Nittany Lions

Ranked No. 2 in the nation and at the center of the college football world on Saturday, Penn State players got a message from their coach to start off the week. “They’ve earned these things,” James Franklin said at his weekly press conference on Tuesday. “These things are nice. The rankings are nice. The fact […]

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Wyoming Seminary moves to the brink of WVC Division 1 field hockey title

KINGSTON — No trash talking or good-natured gloating was necessary for Julia Christian to get geared up against her good friend and old team. The numbers on the scoreboard and score sheet spoke loudly enough to send the Wyoming Seminary standout off the field with a silent smile of satisfaction. Sophomores Christian and Hannah Maxwell […]

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Many firsts, and one final swing, in state golf qualifier

Emotions are always sky high when the stakes are going to the state tournament. For three Wyoming Valley Conference programs, there was some added emotions on Monday at the PIAA East Regional Golf Tournament. Crestwood’s Shane Angle became the first golfer for his school to qualify for states in 27 years. Pittston Area’s Allie Craig […]

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Losen ends the wait: Hazleton Area wins District 2 girls team tennis title

WILKES-BARRE – Hazleton Area waited a quarter of a century for the school to produce its first district team tennis championship. Another hour wasn’t going to matter. District 2-4 Class 3A Subregional singles finalists Stephanie Mazurek and Lily Nowak quickly gave the Lady Cougars two of the three points they needed Monday afternoon at Kirby […]

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