Timesleader : sport
02h55 23  janvier
H.S. Boys Basketball: Holy Redeemer holds off Nanticoke Area rally attempts
John Erzar
WILKES-BARRE Holy Redeemer guard Justice Shoats demonstrated why he’s one of the most dynamic players in Wyoming Valley Conference boys basketball. Three times in the first quarter Friday night, the reigning Times Leader Player of the Year broke away for dunks.
01h39 23  janvier
WBS Penguins set training camp roster for Monday, will start season on Feb. 6
Derek Levarse
Over 10 months ago, Riley Barber scored an overtime goal to give Wilkes-Barre Scranton a 2-1 win at Lehigh Valley.
16h44 22  janvier
Hank Aaron, baseball’s one-time home run king, dies at 86
Times Leader
ATLANTA Hank Aaron, who endured racist threats with stoic dignity during his pursuit of Babe Ruth but went on to break the career home run record in the pre-steroids era, died early Friday. He was 86
15h38 22  janvier
Penn State wide receiver TJ Jones enters name in transfer portal
Derek Levarse
Both of Penn State’s wide receivers from the 2019 recruiting class were from Florida. And both may end up leaving before ever catching a pass for the Nittany Lions.
03h26 22  janvier
Swim meet goes virtual for Pittston Area, Holy Redeemer
Times Leader
YATESVILLE The current pandemic has changed the way we operate on a daily basis from work to worship to education. Local high school sports has also taken a hit from COVID-19, and Pittston Area participated in the school’s very first virtual swim meet against Holy Redeemer on Thursday.
03h21 22  janvier
H.S. Girls Basketball: Hazleton Area presses way to overtime win vs. Wyoming Valley West
John Erzar
PLYMOUTH The strategy might not be sustainable in the long run, but on Thursday night it worked for the Hazleton Area girls basketball team.
00h38 22  janvier
AP sources: Eagles plan to hire Colts OC Nick Sirianni as new head coach
Times Leader
PHILADELPHIA Nick Sirianni’s success working with various quarterbacks with different styles comes in handy in his new job.
20h39 21  janvier
Former Penn State coach Bill O’Brien hired as Alabama’s offensive coordinator
Times Leader
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. National champion Alabama has hired former Houston Texans head coach Bill O’Brien as offensive coordinator and quarterbacks coach.
02h46 21  janvier
H.S. Boys Basketball: Wyoming Seminary defeats Wilkes-Barre Area in battle of unbeatens
John Erzar
KINGSTON No doubt Wyoming Seminary’s Jake Koretz was the star Wednesday night. The senior guard scored over half of his team’s points 26 to be exact and carried the Blue Knights’ offense while senior center Ethan Meuser sat on the bench in foul trouble.
23h49 20  janvier
Colts quarterback Philip Rivers, 39, retires from NFL after 17 seasons
Times Leader
INDIANAPOLIS When Philip Rivers first started tossing footballs as a high-school ball boy, he heaved them any way he could. The throwing motion stuck and success soon followed.