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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Dunmore on historic runhistory Western Wayne clinched a berth in the District 2 Class 3A playoffs las
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 9 hours ago
history Western Wayne clinched a berth in the District 2 Class 3A playoffs last week when Nanticoke lost to Pittston Area, 46-21. It will be the first district playoff appearance for the Wildcats, who were the only LFC team to have... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Lady Cougars clinch top seed for field hockey playoffssix kills, four digs and four aces; and Gabby Kupsho had 10 kills, 10 service p
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 10 hours ago
six kills, four digs and four aces; and Gabby Kupsho had 10 kills, 10 service points with three aces and five digs. Pittston Area 3 Hazleton Area 2 Pittston Area overcame a 2-1 deficit to rally past visiting Hazleton Area in a WVC match... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Cougars need bounce-back game against Dallasrebounded from a 2-9 season a year ago to win six of eight games, beating the l
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 10 hours ago
rebounded from a 2-9 season a year ago to win six of eight games, beating the likes of Wyoming Valley West, Coughlin and Pittston Area with ease, and escaping with one-point wins over Wallenpaupack and Wyoming Area the last two weeks. Dallas’... Read more
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Times Leader
Boys Soccer: Crestwood edges Dallas to take WVC Division 1 titleCasey Orlando and Brett Kostic each scored on penalty kicks, and Adam Wisnewski
Times Leader / Posted 15 hours ago
Casey Orlando and Brett Kostic each scored on penalty kicks, and Adam Wisnewski made nine saves. Wyoming Valley West 4, Pittston Area 1 On Wednesday, Nate Naugle and Mitch Forgash scored two goals each in the Spartan victory, and Brian Oppelt... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Litwin's goal lifts Trail field hockey to winArticle Tools Liz Litwin scored the game’s only goal, helping Lackawanna Trail
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted yesterday
Article Tools Liz Litwin scored the game’s only goal, helping Lackawanna Trail edge Pittston Area in a Wyoming Valley Conference field hockey game Wednesday. Litwin’s goal came off a feed from Courtney Dwyer and goalkeeper Sam Baltrusaitis made it... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Dallas sweeps at Narkiewicz Meet(Ber) 131, 6. Lake-Lehman (L-L) 197, 7. Valley West (VW) 215, 8. Tunkhannock (T
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted yesterday
(Ber) 131, 6. Lake-Lehman (L-L) 197, 7. Valley West (VW) 215, 8. Tunkhannock (Tun) 225, 9. Hanover Area (Han) 244, 10. Pittston Area (PA) 286, 11. Coughlin (Cou) 301, 12. Wyoming Seminary (WS) 315, 13. GAR 375, 14. Wyoming Area (WA) 392, 15.... Read more
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Times Leader
OT victory lifts Wyoming Seminary to WVC Division 1 field hockey titlewith 19:08 to play. Lackawanna Trail 1, Liz Litwin scored the game’s lone goa
Times Leader / Posted yesterday
with 19:08 to play. Lackawanna Trail 1, Liz Litwin scored the game’s lone goal 18:07 before halftime and Trail eliminated Pittston Area’s playoff hopes by shutting out the Patriots. Pittston Area finished 2-12, just behind Honesdale for the sixth... Read more
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Times Leader
Defending champions rule the day at WVC cross country title meetDallas teams as well as the two Hanover Area teams that won both Division 3 (Cl
Times Leader / Posted yesterday
Dallas teams as well as the two Hanover Area teams that won both Division 3 (Class A) titles. The Hazleton Area boys and Pittston Area girls won Division 1 (Class 3A). With Dallas winning the overall titles, the Holy Redeemer boys and... Read more
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Times Leader
Local roundup: Wilkes women’s soccer tops Misericordia in key matchLady Cougar to do so. Haley Gruber and Madisyn Granoski scored one goal each,
Times Leader / Posted yesterday
Lady Cougar to do so. Haley Gruber and Madisyn Granoski scored one goal each, and Katelyn Campbell made six saves. Pittston Area 3, Hazleton Area 2 The Piatriots came back to win the fourth and fifth sets against Hazleton Area to earn a... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
WVC cross country preview capsuleJace Garnick, Olivia Vasey and Morgan Patla have helped provide them with plent
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 2 days ago
Jace Garnick, Olivia Vasey and Morgan Patla have helped provide them with plenty of depth. Led by Nicole Zambetti, Pittston Area (14-4) is another team to watch. So is Hazleton Area (16-2), which has seen strong performances from runners... Read more
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Times Leader
Wyoming Seminary moves to the brink of WVC Division 1 field hockey titleDistrict 2 Class A standings. Gabby Cavenas and Molly Gould scored in the firs
Times Leader / Posted 3 days ago
District 2 Class A standings. Gabby Cavenas and Molly Gould scored in the first half and the Cougars held off the Pittston Area to clinch the top seed and a first-round bye in the three-team District 2 Class 3A playoffs. Jenna Corra made... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
HS TENNIS: District 2 Doubles Tournament brackets setfirst roundWilkes University, 9 a.m. Hannah Sobolewski-Korina Cheng (Crestwood
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
first roundWilkes University, 9 a.m. Hannah Sobolewski-Korina Cheng (Crestwood) vs. Kaitlyn Connors-Kerry Shamnoski (Pittston Area); Nadia Mahdavi-Lena Huffman (Scranton) vs. Madisen Jastremski-Anabel Gifoli (WVW); Chloe Lacoste-Abby Glynn... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
HS GOLF: Pittston's Craig honors grandmother's memoryFLEETWOOD — It’s been a long season for Pittston Area golfer Allie Craig. She’
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
FLEETWOOD — It’s been a long season for Pittston Area golfer Allie Craig. She’s carried her golf bag — and much more — with her since late July. That’s when Allie’s grandmother, Jule Craig, died after a battle with cancer, spending the last few... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Hazleton Area stickers turn back PatriotsArticle Tools Hazleton Area opened up a 2-0 lead in the first half, then relie
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 3 days ago
Article Tools Hazleton Area opened up a 2-0 lead in the first half, then relied on its defense to shut down Pittston Area for a 2-1 Wyoming Valley Conference field hockey win on Monday. The visiting Lady Cougars got on the board early, as Gabby... Read more
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Times Leader
Restaurant Inspections: Oct. 1 through Oct. 5inspection, in compliance. Misericordia University - Starbucks, 100 Lake St.,
Times Leader / Posted 4 days ago
inspection, in compliance. Misericordia University - Starbucks, 100 Lake St., Dallas: Regular inspection, in compliance. Pittston Area Primary Center, 210 Rock St., Hughestown: Regular inspection, in compliance. Tom’s Kitchen, 656 State Route... Read more
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Times Leader
Program guarantees 100 new houses in Pittston Cityof the Greater Pittston Chamber of Commerce. “It’s also important because we se
Times Leader / Posted 4 days ago
of the Greater Pittston Chamber of Commerce. “It’s also important because we see a lot of new businesses coming to the Pittston area or some old businesses making significant capital investments into the area so it’s important for them to have... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
LFC Standings Week 86 Old Forge 43, Lakeland 7 Wyoming Valley Conference Berwick 44, Wyoming Val
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
6 Old Forge 43, Lakeland 7 Wyoming Valley Conference Berwick 44, Wyoming Valley West 22 Dallas 21, Wyoming Area 20 Pittston Area 46, Nanticoke 21 Meyers 27, Tunkhannock 16 Crestwood 41, Hanover Area 7 Lake-Lehman 35, Holy Redeemer... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
People on the Moverelationships. He brings more than 30 years of commercial relationship managem
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
relationships. He brings more than 30 years of commercial relationship management expertise to FNCB. A graduate of Pittston Area High School, King’s College with a Bachelor of Science in business administration, and the Pennsylvania... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Schools ponder setting policy on national anthemschools request, rather than require, that people stand for the national anthem
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 5 days ago
schools request, rather than require, that people stand for the national anthem. “We have had no issues at all,” said Pittston Area athletic director Charlie Turco. “We can’t very well give a directive because it is freedom of speech and they... Read more
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Times Leader
Williamsport football team overwhelms Coughlin in with offensive powerwith 130 yards on 15 carries. Williamsport will be back in the area Friday, he
Times Leader / Posted 5 days ago
with 130 yards on 15 carries. Williamsport will be back in the area Friday, heading to Wyoming Area (3-5). Coughlin visits Pittston Area (4-4) in a game that will shake up the District 2 Class 4A seedings. Williamsport 55, Coughlin... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Wyoming Valley Conference roundup— Walter Coles and Keemar Woodruff each had big nights in their final appearanc
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
— Walter Coles and Keemar Woodruff each had big nights in their final appearance at Charley Trippi Stadium, leading Pittston Area to a 46-21 victory over the Nanticoke Area. Coles threw for 246 yards and three touchdowns. Woodruff rushed... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
LFC Standings Week 8Area 41, Montrose 21 Wyoming Valley Conference Berwick 44, Wyoming Valley Wes
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
Area 41, Montrose 21 Wyoming Valley Conference Berwick 44, Wyoming Valley West 22 Dallas 21, Wyoming Area 20 Pittston Area 46, Nanticoke 21 Meyers 27, Tunkhannock 16 Crestwood 41, Hanover Area 7 Lake-Lehman 35, Holy Redeemer... Read more
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Times Leader
Keemar Woodruff leads Pittston Area past Nanticokeno difference in the first 16 minutes Friday night. Keemar Woodruff found a wa
Times Leader / Posted 6 days ago
no difference in the first 16 minutes Friday night. Keemar Woodruff found a way to get involved in all of them, getting Pittston Area out to a fast start on the way to a 46-21 Senior Night victory over visiting Nanticoke. Pittston Area opened a... Read more
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Times Leader
Latest scores for Friday’s high school football gamesDallas 0, Wyoming Area 0, first quarter Wyoming Valley West 0, Berwick 0, firs
Times Leader / Posted 6 days ago
Dallas 0, Wyoming Area 0, first quarter Wyoming Valley West 0, Berwick 0, first quarter Nanticoke 0, Pittston Area 0, first quarter Tunkhannock 0, Meyers 0, first quarter Holy Redeemer 0, Lake-Lehman 0, first quarter GAR 0, Northwest 0, first... Read more
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Times Leader
High Schooll football capsules for Friday’s gamestimes. However, running room could be scant vs. Berwick. Scouting Berwick: Ber
Times Leader / Posted 7 days ago
times. However, running room could be scant vs. Berwick. Scouting Berwick: Berwick posted its second shutout, blanking Pittston Area 36-0. QB Jared Marshman played for the first time after missing the first six games with an injury. He threw... Read more
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Times Leader
High School Preview: Improved Dallas heads to Wyoming Arearival Lake-Lehman. Likewise, Wyoming Area just needs to look across the Susqueh
Times Leader / Posted 7 days ago
rival Lake-Lehman. Likewise, Wyoming Area just needs to look across the Susquehanna River to see its most-disliked foe, Pittston Area. Those factors, though, haven’t prevented some memorable games. The two will meet for the 41st time on Friday... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Williams powers Delaware ValleyBeemer, 3:54. Shots-corners: HON 5-5, LT 6-11. Saves: Bri Potter (HON) 4; Sam
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 7 days ago
Beemer, 3:54. Shots-corners: HON 5-5, LT 6-11. Saves: Bri Potter (HON) 4; Sam Baltrusaitis (LT) 2. Delaware Valley 2 Pittston Area 1 At Warrior Stadium, Morgan Johns scored the game-winner with 13 seconds left in overtime to give Delaware... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Scranton Knights had city jumping in 2002Forge and finished with more that 1,300 yards passing. Randy Wright was Lackaw
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 7 days ago
Forge and finished with more that 1,300 yards passing. Randy Wright was Lackawanna Trail’s leading rusher with 966 yards. Pittston Area won the District 2-4 Class 3A subregional championship, beating Shamokin, 7-6. Running back Matt Pisano had... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Obiso comes up big in big gamesPocono (5-2, 600), which is the defending champion, Coughlin (4-3, 520), Crestw
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 7 days ago
Pocono (5-2, 600), which is the defending champion, Coughlin (4-3, 520), Crestwood (4-3, 490), Valley View (4-3, 460), Pittston Area (3-4, 320) and Wyoming Area (3-4, 320) are in the next seven spots. Honesdale (2-5, 200) is trying to stay in... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Dauphin County man seeks Barletta's seatrepresenting the 11th Congressional District. The district includes all of Luze
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 7 days ago
representing the 11th Congressional District. The district includes all of Luzerne County outside the Wilkes-Barre Area, Pittston Area and Wyoming Area school districts; all of Wyoming, Columbia and Montour counties; and parts of Carbon,... Read more
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Times Leader
Parking issues causing grief for some Avoca businessesmembers: • Re-hired 17 part-time police officers for the fourth quarter of 201
Times Leader / Posted 7 days ago
members: • Re-hired 17 part-time police officers for the fourth quarter of 2017. • Donated $50 for a half-page ad in the Pittston Area boys basketball program. http://www.timesleader.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/web1_Avoca-Boro.jpg By Jimmy... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Dauphin County man seeks Barletta's seatrepresenting the 11th Congressional District. The district includes all of Luze
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 7 days ago
representing the 11th Congressional District. The district includes all of Luzerne County outside the Wilkes-Barre Area, Pittston Area and Wyoming Area school districts; all of Wyoming, Columbia and Montour counties; and parts of Carbon,... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Former ag secretary running for Congressseat held by Sen. Bob Casey of Scranton. The 11th District includes all of Luze
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 8 days ago
seat held by Sen. Bob Casey of Scranton. The 11th District includes all of Luzerne County outside the Wilkes-Barre Area, Pittston Area and Wyoming Area school districts; all of Wyoming, Columbia and Montour counties; and parts of Carbon,... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Mazurek, Nowak earn top two seeds for D2-4 singles tourney(9-7). Lady Cougars’ goalie Jenna Corra was kept busy. She finished with nine
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 8 days ago
(9-7). Lady Cougars’ goalie Jenna Corra was kept busy. She finished with nine saves. H.S. Boys’ Soccer Hazleton Area 1 Pittston Area 1 At Maple Manor on Wednesday, the host Cougars and Patriots battled through 80 minutes of regulation and then... Read more
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Times Leader
Local roundup: Tunkhannock girls volleyball edges Meyers in five setshad 11 service points, eight digs and seven kills and Summer Evancho had 12 ser
Times Leader / Posted 8 days ago
had 11 service points, eight digs and seven kills and Summer Evancho had 12 service points, nine kills and three aces. Pittston Area 3, Coughlin 0 Pittston Area defeated Coughlin 25-7, 25-16, 25-12. Pittston Area’s Emily O’Brien had 17... Read more
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Times Leader
Dallas cross country teams remain atop Wyoming Valley ConferenceScott Williams placed fourth in 18:00. Holy Redeemer and Hanover Area picked u
Times Leader / Posted 8 days ago
Scott Williams placed fourth in 18:00. Holy Redeemer and Hanover Area picked up three team wins apiece. Coughlin, GAR and Pittston Area all had one team win each. Hanover Area’s Joey Rowley placed fifth in 18:03, and Pittston Area’s Nate Ridgley... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
HS TENNIS: Hazleton Area's Mazurek and Wyoming Area's Pizzano earn top seeds2-4 CLASS 3ASUBREGIONALThursday’s first roundat Wilkes University, 9 a.m. Abby
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 9 days ago
2-4 CLASS 3ASUBREGIONALThursday’s first roundat Wilkes University, 9 a.m. Abby Bielecki (Crestwood) vs. Charity McLeod (Pittston Area) ; Clare Della Valle (Abington Heights) vs. Jules Anderson (Delaware Valley); Rachel McFarland (Crestwood) vs.... Read more
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Times Leader
Duryea has new police sergeantbusiness, council members: • Approved the hiring of 10 part-time officers for
Times Leader / Posted 9 days ago
business, council members: • Approved the hiring of 10 part-time officers for the month of November. • Donate $100 to the Pittston Area Boys Basketball Booster Club. • Apply for the Green Light Go Grant to upgrade traffic signals at the following... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
HS TENNIS: Traditional powers go for gold in D2 tourneys570-348-9125; @JobyFawcett26 on Twitter DISTRICT 2-4 SUBREGIONALCLASS 3AFirst
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 10 days ago
570-348-9125; @JobyFawcett26 on Twitter DISTRICT 2-4 SUBREGIONALCLASS 3AFirst round Abington Heights 5, Pittston Area 0 North Pocono 4, Scranton 1 Today’s semifinalsat Kirby Park, 12:30 p.m. 3-Abington Heights (14-1) vs.... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Crestwood girls shut out Hazleton Areaits record to 9-1-1, one-half game behind Dallas in the WVC Division I standing
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 10 days ago
its record to 9-1-1, one-half game behind Dallas in the WVC Division I standings. The Lady Cougars (0-9-1) will visit Pittston Area on Wednesday. H.S. Girls’ Volleyball MMI 3, Weatherly 0 The Lady Preppers stepped out of conference play and... Read more
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Times Leader
Carr’s overtime goal lifts Wyoming Seminary in field hockey battleYanovich scored two goals and assisted on two more, sparking the Mountaineers t
Times Leader / Posted 10 days ago
Yanovich scored two goals and assisted on two more, sparking the Mountaineers to victory. Bailey Jordan scored Pittston Area’s lone goal. Delaware Valley 0 Kate Roberts scored five goals as the Black Knights romped to victory. Alicia... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Clipboardp.m.; public invited to attend. Hughestown Holiday fair: Hughestown Holi­day
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 11 days ago
p.m.; public invited to attend. Hughestown Holiday fair: Hughestown Holi­day Gift and Craft Fair, Nov. 5, 11 a.m.-4 p.m., Pittston Area Primary Care Center, 210 Rock St.; more than 40 vendors, door prizes, food for purchase and basket raffle;... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
PITTSTON GOES PINK FOR A CAUSEin the Dash. Rebecca Sammon received this year’s courage award. Sammon, who l
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 12 days ago
in the Dash. Rebecca Sammon received this year’s courage award. Sammon, who lives in Mountain Top but grew up in the Pittston area, was diagnosed with an aggressive form of breast cancer in April. Sammon, who is undergoing chemotherapy... Read more
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Times Leader
Wyoming Area football team rolls past winless GAR in 44-7 victoryArea improved to 3-4 as it heads into a three-game homestand with Dallas (5-2),
Times Leader / Posted 12 days ago
Area improved to 3-4 as it heads into a three-game homestand with Dallas (5-2), Williamsport (5-2) and cross-river rival Pittston Area (3-4) to conclude the regular season. The Warriors were able to straighten out some offensive issues over the... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
WVC Roundupkept fighting, and we’re right on the cusp of being able to blow some games ope
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 13 days ago
kept fighting, and we’re right on the cusp of being able to blow some games open.” — JOHN LUND, STAFF WRITER Berwick 36, Pittston Area 0 At Yatesville, Jared Marshman’s return was a great boost to Berwick. That was clearly evident as he threw... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
LFC Standings after Week 734, Scranton 8 Dallas 21, Wallenpaupack 20 W. Valley West 38, Abington Height
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 13 days ago
34, Scranton 8 Dallas 21, Wallenpaupack 20 W. Valley West 38, Abington Heights 7 Wyoming Valley Conference Berwick 36, Pittston Area 0 Coughlin 35, Meyers 7 Crestwood 42, Tunkhannock 18 Lake-Lehman 42, Nanticoke 20 Northwest 55, Hanover... Read more
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Times Leader
Final scores to Friday’s high school football gamesWyo. Valley West 38, Abington Heights 7, final Berwick 36, Pittston Area 0, fi
Times Leader / Posted 13 days ago
Wyo. Valley West 38, Abington Heights 7, final Berwick 36, Pittston Area 0, final Coughlin 35, Meyers 7, final Lake-Lehman 42, Nanticoke 21, final Northwest 55, Hanover Area 22, final Hazleton Area 34, Scranton 8, final Dallas 21, Wallenpaupack... Read more
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Times Leader
Jared Marshman leads Berwick past Pittston Area in his returntouchdowns and ran for another in the first appearance of his senior season, he
Times Leader / Posted 13 days ago
touchdowns and ran for another in the first appearance of his senior season, helping the Bulldogs break away from host Pittston Area, 36-0, in a Wyoming Valley Conference Class Division 4A game. Marshman hit 12 of 19 passes for 175 yards and... Read more
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Times Leader
Check here for the latest high school football scoresAbington Heights 0, Wyo. Valley West 0, first quarter Berwick 0, Pittston Area
Times Leader / Posted 13 days ago
Abington Heights 0, Wyo. Valley West 0, first quarter Berwick 0, Pittston Area 0, first quarter Coughlin 0, Meyers 0, first quarter Lake-Lehman 0, Nanticoke 0, first quarter Northwest 0, Hanover Area 0, first quarter Scranton 0, Hazleton Area 0,... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
LFC Players to Watch in Week 7in win over Holy Cross. Averaging 10.8 yards per carry. GEORGE TINSLEY Abingt
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 14 days ago
in win over Holy Cross. Averaging 10.8 yards per carry. GEORGE TINSLEY Abington Heights, QB Threw for 371 yards and four TDs and added a rushing touchdown in a loss to Pittston Area. He has 845 yards passing and 10 TDs this season. — JOBY FAW... Read more
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