MOOSIC — The season isn't over yet.The Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders have been emphatically making that known recently.
Wyoming Seminary 173, Meyers 204, GAR 222Wyoming Seminary's Andrew Golden and Liam Gilroy shared medalist honors as each shot a 42 at par-33 Hollenback as on Tuesday.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Former NFL linebacker Tim Shaw has announced that he has ALS.
COLUMBUS, Ohio — Ohio State star quarterback Braxton Miller will miss the 2014 season, dealing a severe blow to the fifth-ranked Buckeyes' national title hopes.
PITTSBURGH — Da Beard is on his way back to 'Da Burgh.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Lining the brightly lit hallways of Populous, one of the leading architectural firms behind college sports, there are hundreds of scale models and graphic renderings of college football stadiums in various stages of renovation...
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. — New York Giants first-round draft pick Odell Beckham Jr. has nothing to show for the preseason.
CLEVELAND — Browns coach Mike Pettine has not picked his starting quarterback. Brian Hoyer and Johnny Manziel haven't convinced him they deserve the job.
A trail of sand was strewn across Ray Allen's tile floor. From the family room and foyer, to the second-floor stairway, the scattered grains were the marks of seven teens who entered Allen's Tahiti Beach home in Coral Gables through a...
EXETER — It may have taken longer than expected, but Crestwood finally made history during the Tryba Preseason Invitational on Monday afternoon.
The RailRiders may not make the International League playoffs, but they're doing their best to wreck rival Pawtucket's season on the way out.
If it were somehow feasible to keep Donovan Smith sealed up like an antique in packing foam until reaching Ireland, Penn State might have considered it.
Two local softball players helped a travel team win a major championship earlier this summer. Morgan Bienkowski (Holy Redeemer) and Chloe Van Gorder (Lake-Lehman) were members of the Conklin Raiders Elite squad that won the 2014 ASA Eastern National...
COLUMBUS, Ohio — With just over two weeks remaining before its season opener, it appears No. 5 Ohio State has already sustained a devastating loss.
Reigning champion Rafael Nadal pulled out of the U.S. Open because of an injury for the second time in three years Monday, leaving Novak Djokovic and Roger Federer as the men to beat at the year's last Grand Slam tournament.
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. — Eli Manning understands the concern about the New York Giants' offense with the regular season three weeks away.
NEW YORK — Two influential NFL voices — including CBS lead analyst Phil Simms, who will handle Washington's Week 4 game — said Monday they likely won't use the term “Redskins” when discussing the...
SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT — Layne Roblyer hit his second home run of the tournament, helping Pearland, Texas, to an 11-4 victory over Lynnwood, Washington, on Monday in the Little League World Series.
PHILADELPHIA — Jerome Williams took a three-hitter into the eighth inning, Andres Blanco hit his first homer in three years, and the Philadelphia Phillies beat the Seattle Mariners 4-1 in an interleague game Monday night.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Jamaal Charles made it through every hit from Derrick Johnson, every shot from Eric Berry and every tackle from the rest of the Chiefs' defense during three weeks at Missouri Western.
DALLAS - The nasty scars on his left shoulder and upper thigh clearly suggested a recent scrape with some asphalt.But by the end of Sunday, the whole Wilkes-Barre Triathlon field received a Brush burn.
LEHMAN TWP. — Matthew Stephens had things well in hand after completing the swim and bike portions of the sprint competition in the Wilkes-Barre Triathlon on Sunday.He had a sizable lead over the field.
WILKES-BARRE – Ronald Hungarter wanted to play football.A two-sport standout, the Meyers High School graduate had one dream – like most who excel on the gridiron do.
PAWTUCKET, R.I. – The Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders rallied from a four-run deficit with a five-run ninth inning in a 6-5 win over Pawtucket on Sunday afternoon.
SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT — The minivan carrying five Mountain Ridge Little League players and its coach pulled to the side of Ballpark Boulevard late Saturday afternoon, allowing Philadelphia's Taney Dragons to walk past on their way to batting...
BROOKLYN, Mich. — It had been 13 years since Jeff Gordon's last victory at Michigan — which came during the same season as his most recent championship on NASCAR's top series.
WEST ALLIS, Wis. — Pole-sitter Will Power fended off Juan Pablo Montoya to win Sunday at the Milwaukee Mile, giving a huge boost to Team Penske's IndyCar season title bid.
WASHINGTON — Pinch-hitter Scott Hairston's sacrifice fly with one out in the 11th inning scored Jayson Werth to give the Washington Nationals a 6-5 victory over the Pittsburgh Pirates on Sunday night and complete a three-game...
MASON, Ohio — By now, everyone knows Roger Federer's itinerary for Cincinnati: Get his game in order, raise the winner's trophy, leave town with a lot of confidence for the U.S. Open.
PITTSFORD, N.Y. — Inbee Park successfully defended her title in the LPGA Championship, beating Brittany Lincicome with a par on the first hole of a playoff Sunday to end the United States' major streak at three.
Coming into the series against Pawtcket, Carmen Angelini had just one hit in the month of August. Now the RailRiders shortstop has a home run in back-to-back games.
In the middle of three full minutes of stream-of-consciousness praise for Mike Hull, James Franklin couldn't resist throwing one little jab.
As a grade school kid growing up in Dallas, Sean Mulloy watched curiously as a trendy new sport wove its way through the Back Mountain.And for three decades, he's kept thinking it would be cool to try it.
Third down from the 19-yard line. Twelve seconds left in the fourth quarter. Down by six.Another day at the office for Matt McGloin.
With his canoe tethered to a dead tree in the middle of Lower Bean Pond on State Game Lands 57, Bob Avery stood up and gently reached inside a wood duck box.
There's a concern that if the Pennsylvania Game Commission implements a “user permit” for non-hunters who use the State Game Lands, it will give those groups a voice.They already have one.
Pheasants Forever local chapter 803 in conjunction with the Pennsylvania Game Commission and the Army Corps of Engineers will hold a youth mentor pheasant hunt on SGL 119, October 11. Youths must be between the ages of 12 to 16 and...
Highlights of recent sightings conducted throughout northeastern Pennsylvania by area birders. For a complete list along with area hot spots, visit the Greater Wyoming Valley Audubon Society website at:...
Phil and Lisa Bozek of Mountain Top were sitting on their deck last month with some friends from out of town telling them how they often see bears in their backyard. Intrigued, their friends asked when the bears come around and the Bozek's said...
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To start the 2013 season, Rob Segedin was off to the best start of his career playing with Double-A Trenton.
Twenty-five years ago, the Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Red Barons stepped on the field for the first time. In honor of the Scranton/Wilkes-Barre franchise's 25th year anniversary, The Times Leader is counting down the Top 25 memorable moments in...
Former Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Red Baron Jeff Manto became the final inductee into the 2014 International League Hall of Fame class last week when his night was celebrated by the Buffalo Bisons.
The most wide-open battle for a starting job for the Lions may be at the quietest of positions.
A lengthy homestand didn't help the RailRiders' fading playoff hopes. After a recent 2-6 showing at PNC Field, Scranton/Wilkes-Barre faced a stretch of 12 of its final 19 games on the road with the season on the line.
SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT — More than six decades after Kathryn “Tubby” Johnston Massar cut off her braids, tucked her hair under her cap and became the first girl to play Little League baseball, she's delighted to see two girls in...
SOUTH BEND, Ind. — Notre Dame barred four football players from practice and games Friday, announcing an investigation into “suspected academic dishonesty” after allegations surfaced that someone had done course work for...
FOXBOROUGH, Mass. — Tom Brady and the New England Patriots' other two quarterbacks each threw touchdown passes.The Philadelphia Eagles' trio was plagued by turnovers.
BROOKLYN, Mich. — Even Jimmie Johnson has a temper — one that was on display long before he became a six-time champion and one of NASCAR's most respected drivers.
The area's college football teams have some work to do this season, according to the Middle Atlantic Conference coaches.