Wyoming Area’s Jacob Urban named NEPA Scholastic Hockey Player of the Year

Paul Eyerman couldn’t predict the outcome. Yet, there was one thing the Crestwood hockey head coach knew for sure. Anytime his Comets lined up across from Wyoming Area goalie Jacob Urban, goals were going to be at a premium. “You knew you weren’t going to score five, six or seven goals,” Eyerman said. “You have […]

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Wyoming Area comes up short as Susquehanna wins the NEPA Scholastic Hockey League title

WILKES-BARRE — They’re the Bad News Bears of high school ice hockey. With a team comprised of players from several high schools and a practice rink that is only open for part of the year, the Susquehanna Stampede relied on a common bond to dominate the NEPA Scholastic Hockey League for most of the regular […]

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Times Leader Athlete of the Week: Wyoming Area hockey’s Jacob Urban

JACOB URBAN School: Wyoming Area Year: Junior Sport, position: Ice hockey, goalie Family: Amber, mom; Jon, dad Last week: In last Friday’s championship of the Casey Classic, the junior netminder returned to the ice after a month off due to illness and stopped 43 shots in Wyoming Area’s 6-1 win over Crestwood. The Comets threw […]

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Wyoming Area advances to finals of Casey Classic Ice Hockey Tournament

WILKES-BARRE — Wyoming Area booked its second straight trip to the Casey Classic Final after topping Wyoming Seminary 5-2 in a semifinal matchup on Thursday. The Warriors will face two-time defending champions, Crestwood, 6-2 winners over Back Mountain, on Friday at 4 p.m. at the Mohegan Sun Arena. Wyoming Area forward Brendan Lee tallied two […]

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