Valley View too much for Crestwood to handle

BLAKELY — Listed at a generous 5-foot-9, Garrett Swank loomed large over the post-game huddle and delivered a fiery, explosive speech. The sophomore quarterback was not happy about how the Crestwood season ended. And he let his teammates — even the much more experienced seniors — know it. Needless to say, the Crestwood coaches did […]

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Meyers no match for Scranton Prep in district opener

SCRANTON — On a frigid, windy night in the Electric City, Scranton Prep remained perfect on the season at 11-0 with a dominating 42-0 home victory over Meyers in its playoff opener at Scranton Memorial Stadium. Meyers’ defense had no answer to slow down the Cavaliers’ fast-paced offense that scored on five of their first […]

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North Pocono too much for Pittston Area

MOSCOW — North Pocono needed just six minutes and 36 seconds Friday night to string together the game’s first four touchdowns on the way to a 48-15 rout of visiting Pittston Area in a District 2 Class 4A football quarterfinal. The Patriots and defending champion Trojans each put together impressive drives that produced four first […]

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Lake-Lehman makes crucial stop to seal win over Western Wayne

SOUTH CANAAN TWP. — The decision was made. Randy Wolff was going for the win. The Western Wayne coach had no hesitation sending his Wildcat offense back on the field for the winning two-point conversion. And Matt Kurtz was going to make sure Lake-Lehman didn’t leave Wayne County with a loss. Kurtz slid down the […]

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Nanticoke runs away from Holy Redeemer to capture Eastern Conference Championship

NANTICOKE — Nanticoke captured the Eastern Conference Class 3A Championship in a routing of Holy Redeemer, 58-12, Friday night. The Trojans got a stellar performance on both sides of the ball, especially from their defensive and offensive lines that helped their running backs rush for seven touchdowns. Nanticoke (5-5) previously met with Holy Redeemer (2-8) […]

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All-purpose phenom Evan Klinger has Berwick cruising through District 2 opener

BERWICK — He excelled on special teams, ignited the offense as the game’s leading rusher and even made a sack on defense. For playoff openers, Evan Klinger did just about everything he could think of to get Berwick a victory, except get in the end zone. But his game without a personal touchdown to celebrate […]

Comments - 10:45 pm - updated: 12:45 am.

Latest scores for Friday’s high school football playoffs

WEEK 11 SCORES Coughlin 28, Dallas 0, final Berwick 42, Wyoming Area 0, final North Pocono 48, Pittston Area 15, final Wyoming Valley West 63, Abington Heights 14, final Valley View 51, Crestwood 0, final Scranton Prep 42, Meyers 0, final Lake-Lehman 27, Western Wayne 26, final Nanticoke 58, Holy Redeemer 12, final Northwest 31, […]

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First-year coach David McFarland guides Crestwood boys soccer to district title

For the second time in three years, Crestwood was one of the last boys soccer teams standing in District 2, capturing its second title in three years. The difference? Head coach David McFarland and assistant coach Stephen Molitoris. The pair had just started this year as coaches for the Comets. Crestwood avenged a loss to […]

Comments - 8:15 am - updated: 9:28 am.

Redeemer, Nanticoke repeat as district volleyball champs

WILKES-BARRE – For Sarah Liskowicz, this was her redemption. The junior Holy Redeemer attacker missed some action in 2017 due to injury and illness. Thursday, she made up for lost time in the District 2 Class 2A championship. Liskowicz finished with eight kills, and the Royals needed just 56 minutes to defend its title with […]

Comments - 11:49 pm

Scranton Prep too much for Meyers in district title game

SCRANTON — The Meyers boys soccer team figured they would be out of their element on Thursday. In fact, they were expecting it and even made tatical changes leading up to the District 2 Class 2A final. The Mohawks were facing a talented Scranton Prep squad. One that hadn’t given up a goal in its […]

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