AOW EXTRAS: Mason Black, Valley View

AOW EXTRAS: Mason Black, Valley View

Valley View’s senior ace struck out eight in a four-hit shutout of Dallas in the District 2 Class 4A championship, the Cougars’ first district title since 2000. Age: 18 Family: Father, George; mother, Tara; brother, Dixon. Favorite sports teams: Philadelphia Phillies,...
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...
HS SPORTS: 2016-17 Athlete of the Week Ceremony

HS SPORTS: 2016-17 Athlete of the Week Ceremony

Well, it’s over, and we made it. Tuesday night brought a conclusion to the 2016-17 Scholastic Sports season for us at The Times-Tribune. It was a wonderful ceremony in the fifth-floor auditorium of The Scranton Times Building and honestly, there are so many...