You could say the appeal of professional wrestling struck early for R-Truth.
MOOSIC — Back-to-back one-run losses in the district finals. For Hanover Area, last year's game felt like an ending. Monday's 1-0 loss to Montrose felt more like a beginning.
Jaron Long (3-3) tossed a career-best 7.2 innings on the front end as the Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders defeated the Pawtucket Red Sox 2-0 on Memorial Day.
MOOSIC — The tying run had actually come to the plate with two outs in the seventh.Only briefly.
FORTY FORT — Jeff Skwierz has been working hard to get back in shape. And it's been paying off.
The victory was so unexpected, so astonishing, not even the gold medal guys who made up the Meyers short relay team knew how they pulled off a state championship run.
WVC State Medal CountClass 2A
Results of WVC competitorsin PIAA Track and Field championshipsCLASS 2ABOYS
INDIANAPOLIS — His career at a crossroads, his confidence shot, Juan Pablo Montoya received a lifeline from The Captain.
NEW YORK — Steven Stamkos set up Valtteri Filppula's go-ahead goal and scored another and the Tampa Bay Lightning pushed the New York Rangers to the brink of playoff elimination with 2-0 victory Sunday night in Game 5 of the Eastern...
CONCORD, N.C. — Carl Edwards won for the first time in two seasons — and the first time since joining Joe Gibbs Racing — moving in front 20 laps from the end to take the Coca-Cola 600 on Sunday night.
FORT WORTH, Texas — Chris Kirk was prepared to need a putt for a playoff at Colonial.No extra holes were necessary Sunday for Kirk to get his fourth PGA Tour victory.
Three Wyoming Valley Conference baseball teams have reached this point. And they all did it without allowing a single run between them in the postseason.
MOOSIC — In a act of patriotism, the RailRiders worse special stars and stripes jerseys for Sunday's game in observance of Memorial Day.
MOOSIC — Scranton/Wilkes-Barre has made games interesting all season with its grit and never-say-die attitude.
SHIPPENSBURG — The finish was so electric and so close, a photo of the final results sheet wouldn't even help anyone figure out who won.As it turned out, he who leaned last wound up first.
YATESVILLE — Four Penn State football players jumped in a car at 6 Saturday morning and started their holiday weekend off by my making a drive to Pittston Area High School to spend six hours sharing their knowledge of the game with local youth...
David Bass, the assistant race director of the Wilkes-Barre Triathlon, called me with a message this week.
From the start of the Triple-A season on April 9 until he got his first Major League call-up just a few days ago, Slade Heathcott had been the most consistent player for the Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders.
EAST LEMON TWP. — When Angie Colarusso went to bed at midnight on May 4, she wasn't very optimistic that her latest patient would be alive when she woke up the next morning.
It's working.Last October when the Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission announced it was reducing the cost of a fishing license by $1 for 2015, they hoped it would spark an increase in sales.
Johnny Pashinski caught and released this enormous largemouth bass while fishing last week at the Ceasetown Reservoir in Plymouth Township. Pashinski, 10, was fishing with his stepfather, Tom Bralczyk, who was teaching him how to fish hoping he would...
Joan Cavanaugh of Wilkes-Barre was photographing the birds at her birdfeeder this winter when they suddenly flew off into a nearby bush.A few seconds later, Cavanaugh snapped photographs of the culprit.
NEW YORK — Take the spotlight off goaltender Henrik Lundqvist of the New York Rangers in the Eastern Conference finals and put it on Ben Bishop of the Tampa Bay Lightning.
PARIS — There are two distinct sounds when Roger Federer graces the courts of Roland Garros. One is the pop of backhands and forehands kicking up puffs of red clay. The other, getting ever louder, is the scratchy tick of life's...