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 […]

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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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Crestwood overcomes pair of one-goal deficits to win district title

WRIGHT TWP. — Goal. No goal. Goal. Crestwood forward Michael Ceklosky sent a shot through traffic toward the Dallas goal. The ball wasn’t immediately covered up, and before it was, it rolled just over the line. The reaction to the play was slow. It wasn’t originally clear whether or not Ceklosky had scored. The three […]

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Wyoming Valley West, MMI Prep fall in District 2 volleyball finals

COVINGTON TWP. — Delaware Valley displayed its versatility Wednesday while sweeping Wyoming Valley West in the District 2 Class 4A girls volleyball championship match. The Warriors showed the ability to move the ball around the court while beating the Spartans, 25-14, 25-14, 25-17, for their eighth straight district championship in the opener of a doubleheader […]

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Jilann Baron’s big night lifts Nanticoke to district final

CLARKS SUMMIT – Watching Jilann Baron take her warm-up swings Tuesday, one could sense the Nanticoke junior could be in store for a pretty special night. But not even Baron imagined how big it was going to be. The junior attacker was a dominating force in the District 2 Class 3A semifinals, finishing with a […]

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Reznick, Wesneski lead Wyoming Seminary to District 2 field hockey title

WRIGHT TWP. — On a frighteningly chilly night, the Wyoming Seminary field hockey team went knocking door to door, looking for some District 2 treats. Kelsey Reznick went as Wonder Woman. Alex Wesneski was Supergirl. And together, they went knocking on doors until they found what they wanted. Reznick scored the first goal Tuesday, Wesneski […]

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Lake-Lehman wins district girls soccer title on penalty kicks

LEHMAN TWP. — The Lake-Lehman girls soccer team works on penalty kicks at just about every practice and put in extra time on them Monday. That time paid off with the Black Knights’ District 2 Class 2A title defense on the line. Mackenzie Love scored in both regulation and the penalty kick shootout while freshman […]

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Wyoming Sem, Crestwood get 2nd chance in District 2 field hockey finals

A year later, the memories still burn as vividly as if they happened yesterday. For Wyoming Seminary and Crestwood, it meant the end of big dreams. For Wyoming Valley West and Lake-Lehman, it led to district dominance. In Tuesday’s District 2 finals, they’ll all get a chance to either flip the script, or keep it […]

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Lake-Lehman, Meyers advance to District 2 girls volleyball semifinals

WILKES-BARRE – Chloe Delp never forgot that feeling. Last season, the Meyers setter and Mohawks teammates lost a five-set heart breaker to Lake-Lehman in the district quarterfinals. Delp made sure that sting from a quarterfinal setback didn’t happen in 2017 Led by 24 assists from Delp and 12 spikes from junior Da’Nayia Ballard, Meyers cruised […]

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Dallas holds off Abington Heights in D2-3A boys soccer semifinal

LA PLUME TWP. — Dallas head coach Chris Scharff felt if his team could establish an early lead, the defense would make it stand. The third-seeded Mountaineers followed that plan and will play No. 1 seed Crestwood for a chance at a second consecutive District 2 Class 3A title Wednesday after defeating No. 2 seed […]

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