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Times Leader
Wyoming Seminary moves to the brink of WVC Division 1 field hockey titleHonesdale in Wednesday’s regular season finale to have a shot at making the Dis
Times Leader / Posted 2 hours ago
Honesdale in Wednesday’s regular season finale to have a shot at making the District 2 postseason. Wyoming Valley West 8, Abington Heights 0 Cameron Forgash had a hat trick as the Spartans clinched the top seed in next week’s District 2 Class 2A... Read more
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Times Leader
Losen ends the wait: Hazleton Area wins District 2 girls team tennis titlepoints they needed Monday afternoon at Kirby Park. Then, the waiting game star
Times Leader / Posted 2 hours ago
points they needed Monday afternoon at Kirby Park. Then, the waiting game started. It ended, less than a minute after Abington Heights rallied to tie the Subregional team championship match, when Sofia Losen locked up a straight sets win at... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Comets, Cavaliers clinch titles79:59. Shots-corners: VV 14-6, SCR 8-3. Saves: Nick Bianchi (VV) 6; Christian
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 2 hours ago
79:59. Shots-corners: VV 14-6, SCR 8-3. Saves: Nick Bianchi (VV) 6; Christian Santiago (SCR) 4; Anthony Murria (SCR) 5. Abington Heights 2 West Scranton 0 At Clarks Summit, Luke Abdalla and Colin McIntyre each had a goal as Abington Heights... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Letters to the Editor problems and then act, Obama may sooner be accorded a place in the pantheon of
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 2 hours ago
problems and then act, Obama may sooner be accorded a place in the pantheon of great presidents. RICHARD J. YOST SOUTH ABINGTON TWP. Compensate fairly Editor: Thanks to The Times-Tribune for suggesting, “The Legislature should mandate and... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
HS TENNIS: District 2 Doubles Tournament brackets setwith Sofia Losen, the team’s No. 3 singles player. Nowak won the district doubl
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 4 hours ago
with Sofia Losen, the team’s No. 3 singles player. Nowak won the district doubles championship with Mazurek last season. Abington Heights’ Lauren Carroll-Clare Della Valle is the No. 2 seed. North Pocono’s Sarah Tofilska-Sarah Sposito is the No.... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
H.S. Tennis: Lady Cougars capture first district team titletennis championship on her racket. One year ago, the Lady Cougars’ bid for the
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 4 hours ago
tennis championship on her racket. One year ago, the Lady Cougars’ bid for the subregional title ended with a defeat to Abington Heights in the semifinals, including Losen’s straight-sets loss at No. 3 singles. It only strengthened her resolve... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Delaware Valley solidifies spot at No. 1(5-3), which will play at Dunmore, held onto the No. 10 spot, holding off Walle
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 4 hours ago
(5-3), which will play at Dunmore, held onto the No. 10 spot, holding off Wallenpaupack (4-4), which received consideration this week after a 42-0 win over Abington Heights. Contact the writer: jbfawcett@timesshamrock.com; @JobyFawcett26 on Twi... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Sports - The Times-Tribune79:59. Shots-corners: VV 14-6, SCR 8-3. Saves: Nick Bianchi (VV) 6; Christian
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 4 hours ago
79:59. Shots-corners: VV 14-6, SCR 8-3. Saves: Nick Bianchi (VV) 6; Christian Santiago (SCR) 4; Anthony Murria (SCR) 5. Abington Heights 2 West Scranton 0 At Clarks Summit, Luke Abdalla and Colin McIntyre each had a goal as Abington Heights... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
YOUR OPINIONproblems and then act, Obama may sooner be accorded a place in the pantheon of
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 4 hours ago
problems and then act, Obama may sooner be accorded a place in the pantheon of great presidents. RICHARD J. YOST SOUTH ABINGTON TWP. Compensate fairly Editor: Thanks to The Times-Tribune for suggesting, “The Legislature should mandate and... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Lackawanna County Court Notesat 103 Alirosa Lane, Old Forge, for $156,900. ■ Nancy A. Ford, Clarks Summit,
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 4 hours ago
at 103 Alirosa Lane, Old Forge, for $156,900. ■ Nancy A. Ford, Clarks Summit, to Patricia M. Carey; two parcels in South Abington Twp. for $317,500 ■ Bayview Loan Servicing LLC, Coral Gables, Fla., to Sharlie Realty LLC, New York City; a... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
LOCAL CONNECTIONS: Local players compete at MAC Women's Tennis Championshipsa 1-0 win at Widener. It was Thomas’ seventh goal of the season. ... Alvernia U
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 4 hours ago
a 1-0 win at Widener. It was Thomas’ seventh goal of the season. ... Alvernia University field hockey senior Malorie McCoy (Abington Heights) had two goals in a 3-1 win over Eastern University. For the season, McCoy has five goals, three assists, 13... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
We’ll revere Obama like Lincolnas the 16th president — a searching intelligence, great wisdom, the ability to
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 5 hours ago
as the 16th president — a searching intelligence, great wisdom, the ability to think through problems and then act — the 44th, Barack Obama, may sooner be accorded a place in the pantheon of great presidents. Richard J. Yost SOUTH ABING... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
H.S. Tennis: Lady Cougars capture first district team titletennis championship on her racket. One year ago, the Lady Cougars’ bid for the
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 5 hours ago
tennis championship on her racket. One year ago, the Lady Cougars’ bid for the subregional title ended with a 3-2 loss to Abington Heights in the semifinals, including Losen’s straight-sets loss at No. 3 singles, which only strengthened her... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
For many in Weymouth, Amazon would be worth the headachecommuter-rail cars and fewer available housing units, many people on the South
The Patriot Ledger / Posted 22 hours ago
commuter-rail cars and fewer available housing units, many people on the South Shore support the efforts of Weymouth, Abington and Rockland leaders to attract Amazon to the former South Weymouth Naval Air Station. Amazon is seeking a place to... Read more
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Irish Examiner
#Ophelia: Follow the latest road closures and power outages as 120,000 without powerRd in the city at the turn-off for Murroe, just before the M7 jct at Castletroy
Irish Examiner / Posted yesterday
Rd in the city at the turn-off for Murroe, just before the M7 jct at Castletroy. The Five Cross Roads is blocked outside Abington due to a fallen tree. The Glabally/Lisvernan Rd is blocked at Ardmore due to a fallen tree. Avoid the... Read more
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Irish Examiner
#Ophelia: Follow the latest road closures and power outages as they are reportedRd in the city at the turn-off for Murroe, just before the M7 jct at Castletroy
Irish Examiner / Posted yesterday
Rd in the city at the turn-off for Murroe, just before the M7 jct at Castletroy. The Five Cross Roads is blocked outside Abington due to a fallen tree. The Glabally/Lisvernan Rd is blocked at Ardmore due to a fallen tree. Avoid the... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
LOCAL COLLEGES: AH grad Fayocavitz helps York College rally for golf titleArticle Tools Abington Heights graduate Luke Fayocavitz closed with a 5-over-p
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted yesterday
Article Tools Abington Heights graduate Luke Fayocavitz closed with a 5-over-par 76 to help York College rally to the championship of the inaugural Gino Biondi Memorial golf tournament Sunday at Glenmaura National Golf Club. Fayocavitz made three... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Remember When - September 1985: Chasing the quarterbackpasses in Valley View’s 26-0 win over Scranton Central. ... Steve Crounse ran f
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
passes in Valley View’s 26-0 win over Scranton Central. ... Steve Crounse ran for two touchdowns and threw for a score in Abington Heights’ 30-14 win over Riverside. ... Mark Hawley had a hat trick in Montrose’ 7-2 win over Elk Lake. 20 years... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Around the Townsannual Waverly Community House Halloween Party is set for Saturday, Oct. 28, fr
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
annual Waverly Community House Halloween Party is set for Saturday, Oct. 28, from 1 to 2:30 p.m. at the Comm, 1115 N. Abington Road. The event is free and open to the public, though people can bring a cash donation to benefit the Comm, and... Read more
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Boston Herald
Abington man, 72, dies in motorcycle crashwas killed in Norton yesterday when his motorcycle left the roadway and crashed
Boston Herald / Posted 2 days ago
was killed in Norton yesterday when his motorcycle left the roadway and crashed into a fence, police said. Paul Deluca of Abington was riding toward Easton on Bay Road when his motorcycle veered off the roadway about 7:30 p.m., Norton police... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
30-20-10 Oct. 15, 2017passes in Valley View’s 26-0 win over Scranton Central. ... Steve Crounse ran f
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
passes in Valley View’s 26-0 win over Scranton Central. ... Steve Crounse ran for two touchdowns and threw for a score in Abington Heights’ 30-14 win over Riverside. ... Mark Hawley had a hat trick in Montrose’ 7-2 win over Elk Lake. 20 years... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
LFC Standings Week 8Overall Points W L W L PF PA Delaware Valley 1 0 8 0 293 101 Wallenpaupack 1
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
Overall Points W L W L PF PA Delaware Valley 1 0 8 0 293 101 Wallenpaupack 1 0 4 4 190 157 Scranton 0 1 5 3 246 254 Abington Heights 0 1 1 7 107 327 Division II Div Overall Points W L W L PF PA Scranton Prep 3 0 8 0 314 58 North Pocono... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
VETERANS570-961-2696. VFW DISTRICT 10 VFW District 10, Nov. 12, 2 p.m., Post 3474, 1
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
570-961-2696. VFW DISTRICT 10 VFW District 10, Nov. 12, 2 p.m., Post 3474, 110 Chestnut St., Dunmore. POST 7069 Abington Memorial VFW Post 7069, Nov. 2, 7 p.m., post, Clarks Summit. POST 6528 Hyde Park Memorial VFW Post 6528, Oct. 22,... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
News - The Times-Tribuneannual Waverly Community House Halloween Party is set for Saturday, Oct. 28, fr
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
annual Waverly Community House Halloween Party is set for Saturday, Oct. 28, from 1 to 2:30 p.m. at the Comm, 1115 N. Abington Road. The event is free and open to the public, though people can bring a cash donation to benefit the Comm, and... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Abingtons native details drive-in’s struggle in documentary opening festivalopening night of the Northeast Pennsylvania Film Festival. Set for Friday, Oct.
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
opening night of the Northeast Pennsylvania Film Festival. Set for Friday, Oct. 20, at Waverly Community House, 1115 North Abington Road, the event will feature catering by Peculiar Culinary Co. and a post-screening Q&A with Monelli. Formerly... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Cougar water polo team tastes success at Spartan Classicas many penalty corners (6-3) but came up empty against goalkeeper Jenna Corra
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 2 days ago
as many penalty corners (6-3) but came up empty against goalkeeper Jenna Corra (16 saves) and the defense. Crestwood 9 Abington Heights 0 Emma Janosczyk recorded a hat trick, and teammates Chloe Greene and Morghan Murphy added two goals apiece... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
AROUND TOWN: Parrys make Hall historytook Trail’s field hockey team to the state semifinals in 1975, went on to win
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
took Trail’s field hockey team to the state semifinals in 1975, went on to win four District 2 championships at Abington Heights, enjoyed 10 successful seasons at Wallenpaupack and was regional director of her sport for the Keystone... Read more
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Times Leader
Second-half surge leads Abington Heights past Tunkhannock in boys soccerCLARKS SUMMIT — Tunkhannock had several quality scoring changes in the first ha
Times Leader / Posted 2 days ago
CLARKS SUMMIT — Tunkhannock had several quality scoring changes in the first half, but the Tigers were unable to convert. Abington Heights took full advantage of its opportunities in the second half and defeated Tunkhannock, 3-1, in a non-league... Read more
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Times Leader
Local Roundup: Aby Davis leads Coughlin girls soccer past Wyoming Areain goal for the shutout in a non-conference game. Holy Redeemer’s Meredythe Ba
Times Leader / Posted 2 days ago
in goal for the shutout in a non-conference game. Holy Redeemer’s Meredythe Baird saved six shots in goal. Crestwood 8, Abington Heights 0 On Friday, Crestwood’s Emma Janosczyk led the Comets with a hat trick while Chloe Greene and Morghan... Read more
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Boston Globe
Abington motorcyclist killed in Norton crashAn Abington man was killed in a motorcycle crash in Norton Friday evening, auth
Boston Globe / Posted 2 days ago
An Abington man was killed in a motorcycle crash in Norton Friday evening, authorities said. Paul Deluca, 72, was traveling on Bay Road toward Easton when he veered off the roadway and into a fence, according to a statement from Norton Police on... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Motorcycle rider killed in crash in Norton Friday nightAccording to police, the wreck happened around 7:30 p.m. in the area of 198 Bay
WWLP Springfield / Posted 2 days ago
According to police, the wreck happened around 7:30 p.m. in the area of 198 Bay Road. The driver, Paul Deluca of Abington, was heading towards Easton on Bay Road when the motorcycle left the road and hit a fence. Several other drivers stopped and... Read more
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Times Leader
Your view: Realizing how special Obama wasto think through problems and then act — the 44th, Barack Obama, may sooner be
Times Leader / Posted 2 days ago
to think through problems and then act — the 44th, Barack Obama, may sooner be accorded a place in the pantheon of great presidents. South Abington Township http://www.timesleader.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/web1_Letter-to-the-edit... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
LFC Standings Week 8Overall Points W L W L PF PA Delaware Valley 1 0 8 0 293 101 Wallenpaupack 1
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
Overall Points W L W L PF PA Delaware Valley 1 0 8 0 293 101 Wallenpaupack 1 0 4 4 190 157 Scranton 0 1 5 3 246 254 Abington Heights 0 1 1 7 107 327 Division II Div Overall Points W L W L PF PA Scranton Prep 3 0 8 0 314 58 North Pocono... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
HS TENNIS: Pizzano, Mazurek repeat as D2 championsSo, I just played the best that I could. “You take everything from this as a l
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
So, I just played the best that I could. “You take everything from this as a learning experience and I am happy overall.” Abington Heights’ Lauren Carroll, the No. 3 seed who lost in the first round of the tournament last season, fell to Nowak,... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Abington Heights at Wallenpaupackquarterback Tom McCormick struggled to start the game, missing Ty Holbert on a
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
quarterback Tom McCormick struggled to start the game, missing Ty Holbert on a deep ball and throwing an interception to Abington Heights’ Corey Perkins in the first quarter. But on the Buckhorns’ first drive of the second quarter, McCormick... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Lackawanna County Court Notesfor $42,500. ■ Joan P. Fiore, Waverly Twp., to Jenna L. and Nathan A. Penley,
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
for $42,500. ■ Joan P. Fiore, Waverly Twp., to Jenna L. and Nathan A. Penley, Clarks Summit; a property at 526 N. Abington Road, Waverly Twp., for $180,000. ■ Lydia G. Amico, also known as Lydia G. Soto, Carbondale, to Yancy Bixler,... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
H.S. GIRLS' TENNIS: Hazleton Area's Mazurek crowned D2-4 3A championbeating Wallenpaupack’s Phoebe Cykosky 6-0, 6-3 in Friday’s semifinals; while N
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 3 days ago
beating Wallenpaupack’s Phoebe Cykosky 6-0, 6-3 in Friday’s semifinals; while Nowak advanced with a 7-5, 6-0 victory over Abington Heights’ Lauren Carroll in her semifinal match. That set the stage for a rematch of last year’s District 2 final... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Taylor man fled from officers, drew knife before getting arrestedstop, officers ran the license plate and learned Williams was wanted on a prote
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
stop, officers ran the license plate and learned Williams was wanted on a protection from abuse order violation in South Abington Twp. , according to court documents. The chase wove through North Scranton onto North Main Avenue and eventually... Read more
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Times Leader
Hazleton’s Stephanie Mazurek, Wyoming Area’s Brianna Pizzano repeat at tennis districtsMonday as the top two singles players when Hazleton Area tries to take the Subr
Times Leader / Posted 3 days ago
Monday as the top two singles players when Hazleton Area tries to take the Subregional team title in a 3 p.m. match against Abington Heights. Mazurek hopes the way both played Friday helps then. “We practice against each other every day,” Mazurek... Read more
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The Brockton Enterprise
State to study spike in MBTA commuter rail fatalitiestracks to catch a commuter rail train at the Brockton MBTA station in February.
The Brockton Enterprise / Posted 3 days ago
tracks to catch a commuter rail train at the Brockton MBTA station in February. Another drove his truck down the tracks in Abington in mid-July. A similar scene unfolded last winter in Bridgewater after a 20-year-old man drove down the tracks and... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
Hingham police sergeant is MADD's 'Officer Of The Year'eye,” as he says. A Hingham native, he graduated from a Florida police academy
The Patriot Ledger / Posted 3 days ago
eye,” as he says. A Hingham native, he graduated from a Florida police academy and worked as an auxiliary officer in Abington before joining the Hingham force in 1993. These days he's also the town's police prosecutor at Hingham District... Read more
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The Washington Times
Mike Pence, Joe Biden going to bat for candidates in Virginia gubernatorial raceCenter for Politics. Mr. Pence will join Mr. Gillespie and the rest of the GOP
The Washington Times / Posted 3 days ago
Center for Politics. Mr. Pence will join Mr. Gillespie and the rest of the GOP ticket at the Washington County Fairgrounds in Abington. Mr. Biden and Mr. Northam, meanwhile, are set to host a workforce development roundtable even... Read more
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Times Leader
High Schooll football capsules for Friday’s gameslost 10 in a row to Berwick from 1987-1996. Scouting WVW: The Spartans played
Times Leader / Posted 4 days ago
lost 10 in a row to Berwick from 1987-1996. Scouting WVW: The Spartans played one of their best games in a 38-7 win over Abington Heights, rushing for 362 and surrendering just two on the ground. RB Sean Mikovitch had a career day, gaining 212... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
McLaughlin seals victoryMcLaughlin (HON) unassisted, 87:51. Shots-corners: HON 8-1, HON 12-8. Saves:
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
McLaughlin (HON) unassisted, 87:51. Shots-corners: HON 8-1, HON 12-8. Saves: Sadie Wood (HON) 9; Amber Goffredo (NP) 5. Abington Heights 1, Valley View 0 At Valley View, Kelly Seechock scored early in the first half to give Abington Heights a... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
HS TENNIS: Top seeds hold in D2 singles tournamentshe will play Wallenpaupack’s Phoebe Cykosky, the No. 4 seed who won a pair of
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
she will play Wallenpaupack’s Phoebe Cykosky, the No. 4 seed who won a pair of matches by scores of 6-2, 6-4. She beat Abington Heights’ Clare Della Valle in the first round and No. 5 seed Sarah Tofilska of North Pocono. In the opposite... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Williams powers Delaware Valleyhad three digs and two kills and Radvile Vaiciulyte had five aces. Montrose (3
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
had three digs and two kills and Radvile Vaiciulyte had five aces. Montrose (3-12) 23 18 15Western Wayne (7-6) 25 25 25 Abington Heights 3 Mountain View 0 At Mountain View, Jasmine McDuffie had 10 points and 23 assists to lead Abington... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
LFC Standings after Week 7Overall Points W L W L PF PA Delaware Valley 0 0 7 0 248 94 Scranton 0 0 5 2
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
Overall Points W L W L PF PA Delaware Valley 0 0 7 0 248 94 Scranton 0 0 5 2 239 209 Wallenpaupack 0 0 3 4 148 157 Abington Hts. 0 0 1 6 107 285 Division II Div Overall Points W L W L PF PA Scranton Prep 2 0 7 0 265 51 North Pocono 2 0... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Scranton Knights had city jumping in 2002and defensive tackle Shoiab Tajak returned a fumble 22 yards for a touchdown as
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
and defensive tackle Shoiab Tajak returned a fumble 22 yards for a touchdown as the final gun sounded. On Oct. 18, No. 1 Abington Heights faced No. 2 Scranton in the marquee game of the season at Memorial Stadium. Jeff Field rushed for 140 yards... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Obiso comes up big in big gameshad 152 yards in a win over Riverside to move his season total to 1,026 after t
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
had 152 yards in a win over Riverside to move his season total to 1,026 after throwing for 1,064 yards as a junior. Abington Heights junior George Tinsley threw for 166 yards in a loss to Wyoming Valley West. He has 1,011 yards passing this... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
LFC Players to Watch in Week 8OL-DL Returning starter has helped stabilize an inexperienced line. Has more t
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
OL-DL Returning starter has helped stabilize an inexperienced line. Has more than 25 tackles this season. MIKE MALONE Abington Heights, TE-DE Hauled in two passes for 30 yards and has 10 receptions for 126 yards and a touchdown this... Read more
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