Inside the H.S. softball season

So, today was supposed to be the first game of the high school softball season. Oh, we keep teasing ourselves with a realistic starting date for spring diamond sports here. By the end of the week, it’s possible we might have our first games. Not optimistic, but...

AOW Extras: North Pocono’s Pat Monahan

Track and field is very much a team sport, but there are a few team events. For North Pocono’s Pat Monahan, he realizes the importance of his team, the 4×100 relay team. That’s where he picked up one of his four victories in last week’s track...

BASEBALL: Closer look at Division IV

There’s only so much room in the newspaper, so I’ll be rolling out more in-depth previews of the Lackawanna League divisions over the next few days. With Sunday night’s freak snow/sleet/ice/baseball-snuffing storm, it looks like this will be the...

Baseball teams get in some away games

Some Lackawanna League teams aren’t letting that last bit of snow on the ground slow down their preseason preparations. They’re traveling out of the area to play games, to places that are either warmer or have fields in better condition. Some teams boast...

AOW Extras: Old Forge’s Lauren Carey

  Despite falling in the PIAA Class A girls basketball championship game to Vincentian Academy, Old Forge’s Lauren Carey and her teammates have nothing to hang their heads about. The Lady Devils finished their incredible ride with a 24-4 record. Even though...