Austin Romine has been on tear of late.The RailRiders catcher has seen his batting average climb nearly 50 points since May 12.
There's a group that's been overlooked during the debate around state Rep. Gerald Mullery's bill to open up the sale of antlerless licenses to the Pennsylvania Game Commission.
For more than six decades, Rollie Schmidt had been an iconic figure for Wilkes University whether he was leading a team to inspiring victories as a head coach or just offering other coaches his support.
MOOSIC – Throwing the self-described best game of his career, Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders starter Bryan Mitchell admitted to feeling bummed about not coming out to finish what he had started. He wanted the first complete game of his...
WILKES-BARRE – Yes, Holy Redeemer can hit the ball. Yes, the Royals have dominating blockers and spectacular passing.Go further, though. Break the sets down, and watch how business is handled on the court.
Wilkes Places Seven on 2015 Spring Academic All-MAC TeamsSeven Wilkes University student-athletes were named to the 2015 Spring Academic All-Middle Atlantic Conference Teams Friday, the conference office announced.
PARIS — One of Roger Federer's 5-year-old twin daughters had her nose buried in a comic book. The other was glued to a mobile phone. Shame, really, that they didn't look up, because the tennis their father wove on the French Open...
NEWCASTLE, Northern Ireland — Early exits are becoming a habit for Rory McIlroy, especially in his home country.
INDEPENDENCE, Ohio — With a week to get ready for the NBA Finals, the Cavaliers have a check list of things to get done before Game 1.
ORLANDO, Fla. — The Orlando Magic have hired former player Scott Skiles as their next head coach.
ARCADIA, Calif. — Bob Baffert came blasting into thoroughbred racing in Southern California talking smack. Wearing a cowboy hat and boots, he had already conquered the quarter horse world and was ready to take aim at the bigger money and...
PHILADELPHIA — Chad Bettis retired the first 18 batters and took a no-hitter into the eighth inning, Troy Tulowitzki hit two solo homers and the Colorado Rockies beat the Philadelphia Phillies 4-1 on Friday night.
NEW YORK — Rookie Justin Bour hit a three-run homer to back Dan Haren, and the Miami Marlins extended Matt Harvey's winless streak to five starts by beating the New York Mets 4-3 on Friday night.
NEW YORK — The Tampa Bay Lightning will play for the Stanley Cup, winning their third straight game at Madison Square Garden 2-0 on Friday night to beat the New York Rangers in the Eastern Conference finals in seven games.
IRVING, Texas — Jordan Spieth wasn't sure what par was at his hometown AT&T Byron Nelson and thinks it actually might have helped him through some frustrating early holes.
BALTIMORE — J.J. Hardy's single drove in the winning run with two outs in the ninth inning, Chris Davis homered and the Baltimore Orioles beat Tampa Bay 2-1 on Friday night to extend the Rays' losing streak to six...
It has been more than a decade since Penn State signed the consensus top recruit in Pennsylvania.Michal Menet is in line to end that streak next winter.
EDWARDSVILLE — Nanticoke's Jenna Lipowski doesn't get many inviting pitches to hit. Such is the life of one of the premier power hitters in District 2 softball.
EDWARDSVILLE — Fruitless in eight at-bats through almost eight innings, the bottom of the order had not done its share to help Holy Redeemer's cause on Thursday. The lower third of the lineup hadn't even reached base.
When Tom Kostopoulos began his pro hockey career in 1999, he listened to veteran teammates talk about how hard it was to walk away.Now, 16 years later, Kostopoulos can relate.
BUFFALO, N.Y. — The circumstances have changed for Dan Bylsma in taking over as coach of the young and rebuilding Buffalo Sabres.
ZURICH — As defiant as ever, Sepp Blatter resisted calls to resign as FIFA president Thursday and deflected blame for the massive bribery and corruption scandal engulfing soccer's world governing body.
PARIS — For Serena Williams, it was a bad right elbow that led to some shaky serving and a dropped set.
CHICAGO — In five seasons under Tom Thibodeau, the Chicago Bulls soared to heights they had not reached since Michael Jordan and Scottie Pippen were collecting championships.
MIAMI — For the first time, the relationship between Dwyane Wade and the Miami Heat seems murky at best.And his future with the team is now in doubt.