AOW EXTRAS: Jake Hodorovich

AOW EXTRAS: Jake Hodorovich

The Lakeland senior struck out 12 in five innings of a combined no-hitter against Mid Valley. Age: 19 Family: father, John; mother, Deborah; sister, Abby Favorite sports team: New York Yankees and for football wise, Dallas Cowboys. Athletes you admire: I’m going to go...
AOW EXTRA: Noah Granet, Scranton Prep baseball

AOW EXTRA: Noah Granet, Scranton Prep baseball

Noah Granet is putting the ‘H’ in DH for the Scranton Prep baseball team. In the first three games, the senior batted .818 (9 for 11) with two doubles, four runs and three RBIs to help the Cavaliers start off with a 2-1 record. Granet usually plays...
HS SPORTS: 2017-18 OVERALL LIAA REVIEW

HS SPORTS: 2017-18 OVERALL LIAA REVIEW

When Valley View lost in the PIAA Class 4A Baseball Final at Medlar Field last week, it brought an official close to the 2017-18 Scholastic Sports Season. Over the past few days, ON THE BLOG has looked back on each season and recognized the outstanding achievements of...
HS SPORTS: 2018 SPRING SEASON IN REVIEW

HS SPORTS: 2018 SPRING SEASON IN REVIEW

The 2017-2018 scholastic sports season saw teams and individuals dominate. Lackawanna Interscholastic Athletic Association teams won 13 District 2 team championships in the spring. Plus, there were two athletes who won PIAA Championships at the Track and Field Meet...
AOW EXTRAS: Dixon Black, Valley View

AOW EXTRAS: Dixon Black, Valley View

The Black brothers go back to back. One week after his older brother Mason took home the Athlete of the Week award, Valley View shortstop/pitcher earned the honor after picking up the win in the Cougars’ first-round state playoff game against Lewisburg and...