Softball: Holy Redeemer runs its division winning streak to 68 games

WILKES-BARRE — One bad inning. Happened to the Lake-Lehman back when the weather was frigid against Holy Redeemer. Happened again Monday on the most pleasant day of the Wyoming Valley Conference softball season. Redeemer again used a big inning — this time the fourth — to defeat the Black Knights 6-1 and run their WVC […]

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Dallas baseball team pays back Hazleton Area, runs win streak to 18

Matt Mathers drove home two runs, Will McCrum scored three times Wednesday and the Dallas Mountaineers erased all memories of their last loss by beating Hazleton Area, 8-2 for their first victory over the Cougars since 2011 in a Wyoming Valley Conference baseball game at Dallas. Darren Kerdesky doubled, scored twice and picked up the […]

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Lake-Lehman track takes care of business in difficult conditions

LEHMAN TWP. — In a bluster of determination and some young talent, the GAR girls track and field team opened its season last week by winning for the first time in four years. Lake-Lehman didn’t want to become a second victim. So Jade Fry and Natasha Mihalko each won three times Tuesday and the Lehman […]

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Wyoming Area takes care of Tunkhannock in boys lacrosse

WYOMING – Shaun Rohland has seen his Wyoming Area players try some unorthodox shots in practice. Tuesday, Rohland watched as Dominic DeLuca executed one of those attempts for a goal as the defending champion Warriors were pulling away from Tunkhannock for a 13-3 win in a key Wyoming Valley Conference Division 2 game. DeLuca, a […]

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Pittston Area track and field team moves to 3-0 by downing Coughlin

PLAINS TWP. — In these cool, early-season temperatures, Hunter Kraklio not only likes to take some extra precautions. He also has to. “I have trouble with my hamstrings,” Kraklio said. “So I really focus on that. Every time I run a race, I try to warm up. Every time. “Can’t keep the cold on myself.” […]

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Dallas’ Jack Zardecki will continue his running career at Air Force

DALLAS TWP. — Dallas senior distance runner Jack Zardecki signed his National Letter of Intent to attend the Air Force Academy Wednesday, formalizing his recent verbal commitment to accept an appointment to the academy near Colorado Springs, Colo. “Between the hard work and dedication I was putting into my school work and my athletics, I […]

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H.S. baseball: Dallas takes down Tunkhannock on the road

TUNKHANNOCK — In the quarterfinals of the PIAA Championships last year, Dallas pitcher Darren Kerdesky got out of a bases-loaded, no-out jam en route to a shutout win during the Mountaineers’ state title run. Ten months later, Kerdesky was in the same situation against Wyoming Valley Conference rival Tunkhannock on Wednesday afternoon. This time, the […]

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Holy Redeemer softball survives scare from Lake-Lehman

LEHMAN TWP. — Wyoming Seminary tried Monday. Lake-Lehman tried again Tuesday. Neither, though, was able to knock Holy Redeemer from its elite status in Division 3 of Wyoming Valley Conference softball. Redeemer was finally able to distance itself from Lehman, scoring four times in the seventh inning to escape — yes, escape — with a […]

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After late start to their track season, Meyers boys open fast

WILKES-BARRE — After waiting two weeks to start its season, the Meyers boys track and field team had a little trouble warming up to the feel of a competitive meet. Mainly because of who the opponent was. Still, that didn’t stop the two-time defending Wyoming Valley Conference Division 2 champion Meyers boys from running away […]

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Competition tightening up as WVC boys lacrosse evolves

Delaware Valley has wound up as champion in all five seasons of Wyoming Valley Conference boys lacrosse, but a growing list of teams is building credentials that make it possible, perhaps even likely, that the run could end this season. Three of the 10 conference teams won some type of championship a year ago; a […]

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