PIAA SOFTBALL QUARTERFINALS

PIAA SOFTBALL QUARTERFINALS

Two Wyoming Valley Conference softball teams in The Times-Tribune coverage area are in action in the PIAA quarterfinals. Tunkhannock faces Bethlehem Catholic in Class 4A, while Pittston Area takes on Solanco in Class 5A. Here are preview capsules for the two games:...
PIAA BASEBALL QUARTERFINALS

PIAA BASEBALL QUARTERFINALS

Three Lackawanna League baseball teams try to take the next step toward a state title in the PIAA quarterfinals. North Pocono and Valley View are paired in a doubleheader at Easton Area High School. The Trojans meet Lower Dauphin in Class 5A at noon. Then at 4 p.m.,...
AOW EXTRA: Cy Babcanec, Lakeland track and field

AOW EXTRA: Cy Babcanec, Lakeland track and field

Lakeland senior Cy Babcanec had four wins (100, 200, 400, 1600 relay) to help the Chiefs beat Dunmore, 91.5-58.5, in a battle of Lackawanna Track Conference Division III unbeatens and extend their winning streak to 34 straight meets. Then, at the East Stroudsburg Red...
AOW EXTRA: Brendan Kucharski, Mid Valley baseball

AOW EXTRA: Brendan Kucharski, Mid Valley baseball

Tony Lazzeri. Frank Robinson. Robin Ventura. Nomar Garciaparra. Fernando Tatis. Those are some of the players in Major League Baseball history who hit two grand slams in one game, a feat accomplished just 13 times. In a 15-3 victory over Holy Cross at PNC Field, Mid...