Times Leader’s 2017 Boys Volleyball All-Stars

Michael Williams Crestwood, Junior A two-time first-team Times Leader selection, Williams was the catalyst in helping Crestwood reach the District 2 Class 2A playoffs. The junior finished with 292 assists, second in the WVC, and he also led the conference in aces with 52. In addition, Williams ended fourth in the league with 118 service […]

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2016 Times Leader Girls Volleyball All-Stars

Brynn Kukosky Senior, Outside hitter Holy Redeemer Kukosky had a breakout year at Holy Redeemer, helping to lead the Royals to a berth in the Class 2A state semifinals and the team’s 10th straight district title. She finished with a team-high 161 kills and was third on the team with 131 service points. She was […]

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Holy Redeemer’s Amanda Curcio named Times Leader Girls Volleyball Player of the Year

WILKES-BARRE — She remembers her freshman season vividly. At times, Amanda Curcio still laughs about it. “I could barely hit the ball over the net, and I didn’t hit it over consistently,” the Holy Redeemer senior said with a smile on her face. Fast forward three years, and she’s become one of the best players […]

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WVC coaches announce 2016 girls volleyball all-star teams

Holy Redeemer’s Brynn Kukosky and Amanda Curcio were both named to the first team of the 2016 WVC Girls Volleyball All-Star list. Joining the two Royals on the first team were Berwick’s Maddie Traugh, Crestwood’s Ally Olszyk, Nanticoke’s Kasey Radginski, Wyoming Valley West’s Gracie Giza and Delaware Valley’s Hannah Gallagher. Crestwood’s Maria Ellis was named […]

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Season ends for Nanticoke girls volleyball in a PIAA tournament sweep

YATESVILLE — Strong hitters with an extremely athletic setter. A strong block and pin-point serving accuracy. Now, add to the fact that Palmyra was a little aggravated after a tough, five-set loss in the District 3 final. Maggie Black and Melanie Sheaffer combined for 15 kills as Palmyra rolled to a 3-0 victory over Nanticoke […]

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