Abington Gators season to go on despite pool renovations

Abington Gators season to go on despite pool renovations

Despite ongoing renovations at the Abington Heights High School, the Abington Gators’ season will go on.The Gators participate in the Northeaste...

November 28th, 2016 |  


Experienced Lackawanna Trail boys basketball team eyes division title

Experienced Lackawanna Trail boys basketball team eyes division title

CLINTON TWP. — Lackawanna Trail’s boys basketball team won just three games last season but, with many players returning with varsity expe...

November 28th, 2016 |  


Abington Heights’ Katie Dammer named first-team all-state cross country runner

Abington Heights’ Katie Dammer named first-team all-state cross country runner

Abington Heights junior Katie Dammer, fresh off a sixth-place finish at the Pennsylvania Interscholastic Athletic Association (PIAA) Class 3A champion...

November 28th, 2016 |  


Summit Wrestling Club tops Hanover, Wilkes-Barre in Penn League matches

Summit Wrestling Club tops Hanover, Wilkes-Barre in Penn League matches

The Summit Wrestling Club won two Penn League matches Nov. 20 in South Abington Township.During the team’s 67-32 win over Hanover, Edward Scavon...

November 28th, 2016 |  


Abington Journal sports calendar for the week of Nov. 30, 2016

Abington Journal sports calendar for the week of Nov. 30, 2016

Newton Recreation Center fall and winter hours, 9 a.m. to noon and 3 to 8:30 p.m. Monday through Friday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and noon to 5 p.m....

November 28th, 2016 |  


Abington Junior Comets North A Team wins Northern Area Junior Football League Super Bowl

Abington Junior Comets North A Team wins Northern Area Junior Football League Super Bowl

It had been more than a decade since the Abington Junior Comets A Team last won the Northern Area Junior Football League (NAJFL) Super Bowl title.That...

November 28th, 2016 |  


Abington Journal sports calendar for the week of Nov. 23, 2016

Abington Journal sports calendar for the week of Nov. 23, 2016

Newton Recreation Center fall and winter hours, 9 a.m. to noon and 3 to 8:30 p.m. Monday through Friday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and noon to 5 p.m....

November 22nd, 2016 |  


College sports spotlight: Abington Heights graduate Nate Hollander excels on gridiron for Kutztown

College sports spotlight: Abington Heights graduate Nate Hollander excels on gridiron for Kutztown

Abington Heights graduate Nate Hollander had a big season as a wide receiver with the Kutztown College football team as a freshman in 2014. He sat out...

November 21st, 2016 |  


Lackawanna Trail falls to Williams Valley in first-round state football game

Lackawanna Trail falls to Williams Valley in first-round state football game

SCRANTON — When Williams Valley head coach Tim Savage heard a lot of commotion coming from the Lackawanna Trail locker room at halftime, he had ...

November 21st, 2016 |  


Whitehall’s offense overwhelms Abington Heights in subregional football title game

Whitehall’s offense overwhelms Abington Heights in subregional football title game

CLARKS SUMMIT — Whitehall outgained Abington Heights by nearly 300 yards, but the Zephyrs did a lot of damage on a handful on plays to defeat th...

November 21st, 2016 |