Abington Heights Comets hoping for return to district football playoffs

Abington Heights Comets hoping for return to district football playoffs

SOUTH ABINGTON TWP. — Abington Heights head football coach Joe Repshis is hopeful the return of many experienced players will translate into mor...

August 24th, 2016 updated: August 24th, 2016. |  


Lackawanna Trail aims to win district football title

Lackawanna Trail aims to win district football title

CLINTON TWP. — Lackawanna Trail’s football team advanced to the District 2 Class A title game last season for the first time since 2007.A ...

August 23rd, 2016 |  


Experienced Scranton Prep football team hopes to continue gridiron success

Experienced Scranton Prep football team hopes to continue gridiron success

The Scranton Prep football team has experienced a lot of success over the past four seasons, winning 37 of 47 games. Its recent run has included the p...

August 23rd, 2016 |  


Abington area sports calendar for the week of Aug. 24, 2016

Abington area sports calendar for the week of Aug. 24, 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...

August 23rd, 2016 |  


Scranton Prep girls tennis team returns players with state tournament experience

Scranton Prep girls tennis team returns players with state tournament experience

SCRANTON — The Scranton Prep girls tennis team is ready to compete with four starters and two other players with experience from last year’...

August 23rd, 2016 |  


Depth could be an advantage for Abington Heights’ girls tennis team

Depth could be an advantage for Abington Heights’ girls tennis team

CLARKS SUMMIT — The Abington Heights girls tennis team lost several players to graduation this year, but coach Kelly Arp believes the new squad ...

August 23rd, 2016 |  


Young riders learn from national champion at Cedar BMX clinic

Young riders learn from national champion at Cedar BMX clinic

NEWTON TWP. — When Jason Carnes rolled into Cedar BMX, it brought back some good memories.Carnes, the reigning USA BMX National Cruiser Champion...

August 16th, 2016 |  


Abington area athletes win titles at Scranton Tennis Club Championships

Abington area athletes win titles at Scranton Tennis Club Championships

CLARKS SUMMIT — Cierra Beck, Eamon Gibbons, Kiran Kumar, Diana Shields, and Diane Bailey were crowned singles champions in the Scranton Tennis C...

August 15th, 2016 |  


Abington baseball teams eliminated from City-County Tournament

Abington baseball teams eliminated from City-County Tournament

Abington American advanced to the county title game while Abington National fell in the semifinals of the county bracket in the 2016 District 17/32 Ci...

August 15th, 2016 |  


Lakeland graduate claims first place in Big 6K race on Christy Mathewson Day

Lakeland graduate claims first place in Big 6K race on Christy Mathewson Day

FACTORYVILLE — The 21st annual Christy Mathewson Day celebration was held Saturday, Aug. 13. The festivities included a one-mile fun run and the...

August 15th, 2016 |