Former Cavaliers, Comets, Lions play in Dream Game

Former Cavaliers, Comets, Lions play in Dream Game

PECKVILLE – The leaders of Scranton Prep’s first state playoff football team were in the spotlight one more time July 20 at the 82nd annua...

July 25th, 2016 |  


Abington Heights wrestlers learn from Olympians, NCAA champions at Penn State camp

Abington Heights wrestlers learn from Olympians, NCAA champions at Penn State camp

When Steve Peters took over as head coach of the Abington Heights varsity wrestling team in 2014, he wanted to change the culture within the program.H...

July 25th, 2016 |  


Champions crowned at Lackawanna County Open tennis tournament

Champions crowned at Lackawanna County Open tennis tournament

CLARKS SUMMIT — Dan Fowler, Cierra Beck, Savannah Blaum, and Ravi Vinayak were crowned singles champions July 16 in the Lackawanna County Open t...

July 25th, 2016 |  


Abington Journal sports calendar for the week of July 27, 2016

Abington Journal sports calendar for the week of July 27, 2016

Abington Youth Soccer League registration, currently underway for the fall season until Sept. 11. Boys and girls born on or between 8/1/97 and 7/31/12...

July 25th, 2016 |  


Keystone College tabs Alison Ritter as new softball head coach

Keystone College tabs Alison Ritter as new softball head coach

LA PLUME — Keystone College named Alison Ritter as the school’s new head softball coach. Ritter will guide the Giants after spending five ...

July 20th, 2016 |  


Abington captures District 11 Prep American Legion championship

Abington captures District 11 Prep American Legion championship

Abington defeated Moscow, 9-1, to win the District 11 Prep American Legion championship on Saturday, July 16 in Covington Township. Winning pitcher Ga...

July 20th, 2016 |  


Clarks Summit dancer to perform with Double ‘R’ Twirlettes at Niagara Falls

Clarks Summit dancer to perform with Double ‘R’ Twirlettes at Niagara Falls

Members of the Double ‘R’ Twirlettes recently performed at Niagara Falls. Among the participants was Kiera Lucash of Clarks Summit, who is the new...

July 20th, 2016 updated: July 20th, 2016. |  


Abington American claims District 17 10-11 year-old baseball championship

Abington American claims District 17 10-11 year-old baseball championship

Winning pitcher Noah McCarty also hit a home run in Abington American’s win against West Scranton for the District 17 10-11 year-old title Frida...

July 19th, 2016 |  


Memorial race to honor life of South Abington Twp. resident

Memorial race to honor life of South Abington Twp. resident

SCRANTON — When Charlie Charlesworth, Pennsylvania Council President of Trout Unlimited, approached Nardimar Koch about holding an event in memo...

July 19th, 2016 |  


Abington Journal sports calendar for the week of July 20, 2016

Abington Journal sports calendar for the week of July 20, 2016

Abington Youth Soccer League registration, currently underway for the fall season. Boys and girls born on or between 8/1/97 and 7/31/12 are eligible t...

July 18th, 2016 |