Holy Redeemer wins 7th straight district boys volleyball title

Holy Redeemer wins 7th straight district boys volleyball title

DALLAS — It was billed as a district championship. In actuality, it turned into an absolute clinic by the now seven-time defending titlists.Holy...

May 25th, 2017 |  


Abington Heights dropped by North Pocono, will play for spot in states Thursday

Abington Heights dropped by North Pocono, will play for spot in states Thursday

WILKES-BARRE — The trip to Holy Redeemer High School wasn’t smooth and things didn’t get any better when the Abington Heights Comets...

May 24th, 2017 |  


Riverside holds off Lackawanna Trail in D2-2A softball quarterfinals

Riverside holds off Lackawanna Trail in D2-2A softball quarterfinals

CLINTON TWP. — A few clutch hits and a strong pitching performance from Katelyn Weller carried six-seeded Riverside to a 4-2 win over third-seed...

May 23rd, 2017 |  


Abington Heights’ Christman-Ostrowski win District 2 Class 3A doubles title

Abington Heights’ Christman-Ostrowski win District 2 Class 3A doubles title

Abington Heights’ doubles team of Timmy Christman-Brian Ostrowski, the top seed, defeated Crestwood’s unseeded duo of Nick Andrews-Sachin ...

May 23rd, 2017 updated: May 24th, 2017. |  


Miscues hurt Lackawanna Trail in D2-2A quarterfinal baseball loss

Miscues hurt Lackawanna Trail in D2-2A quarterfinal baseball loss

CLINTON TWP. — Holy Cross’ discipline at the plate paid dividends as the Crusaders drew seven walks during their 13-3 win, in five innings...

May 23rd, 2017 |  


Waverly Community House announces finalists in Waverly Waddle 3.1-Mile 5K Run/Walk

Waverly Community House announces finalists in Waverly Waddle 3.1-Mile 5K Run/Walk

WAVERLY — One hundred runners and walkers participated in the Waverly Waddle 3.1-Mile 5K Run/Walk to honor mothers and caregivers Saturday, May ...

May 23rd, 2017 |  


Abington Heights junior high softball team wins Division 1 title

Abington Heights junior high softball team wins Division 1 title

The Abington Heights junior high softball team finished the season with a 14-1 overall record, including a 9-1 mark in league play, to win the Lackawa...

May 23rd, 2017 |  


Keystone College men’s lacrosse team receives conference’s 3-D award

Keystone College men’s lacrosse team receives conference’s 3-D award

ASTON — Keystone College’s men’s lacrosse team was honored as the Colonial States Athletic Conference’s (CSAC) 3-D Award winne...

May 23rd, 2017 |  


Abington Journal sports calendar for the week of May 24, 2017

Abington Journal sports calendar for the week of May 24, 2017

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...

May 23rd, 2017 |  


Seven unanswered goals lead Abington Heights past Pittston Area in lacrosse

Seven unanswered goals lead Abington Heights past Pittston Area in lacrosse

CLARKS SUMMIT — A stretch of five goals in less than seven minutes helped Abington Heights defeat Pittston Area, 13-6, in the first round of the...

May 23rd, 2017 |