AOW EXTRA: Joe Hester, Montrose wrestling

AOW EXTRA: Joe Hester, Montrose wrestling

Joe Hester finally got his district championship. As a freshman, he finished runner-up at 106 pounds. He was third at 126 pounds as a sophomore and a junior. But following a 6-5 decision of Lake-Lehman’s Bob Long in the finals, the Montrose senior captured the...
AOW EXTRA: Nick Drouse, Scranton swimming

AOW EXTRA: Nick Drouse, Scranton swimming

At the Les Richards Championships, Scranton junior swimmer Nick Drouse won four gold medals. He captured the 50-yard freestyle, tying his brother Aidan’s school record of 21.69 seconds, and broke his school record in the 100-yard breaststroke in 1:00.41. He also...
AOW EXTRA: Aidan Drouse, Scranton swimming

AOW EXTRA: Aidan Drouse, Scranton swimming

It only is the middle of the Lackawanna League swim season, but Aidan Drouse is rounding into postseason form. Last week, in am 86-58 victory over Elk Lake, the Scranton senior won the 50-yard freestyle, the 100-yard freestyle and was part of two victorious relays....
AOW EXTRA: MORIAH MURRAY, Dunmore basketball

AOW EXTRA: MORIAH MURRAY, Dunmore basketball

Dunmore girls basketball team is off to a 5-0 start, with help from the play of freshman Moriah Murray. She scored 26 points — 19 in the second half — in a 63-31 win over Holy Redeemer in a rematch of last year’s District 2 Class 3A championship...