Throwback Thursday – Central Baseball 1968

Throwback Thursday – Central Baseball 1968

Collection of images of the 1968 Scranton Central High School baseball team – Central’s Ken Blewitt making a pivot at second base and Ned Holmes practice doubleplay combination at an April 1968 practice. Times-Tribune Archives From left: Jeff Spagna, Bill...
Spring Sports

Spring Sports

Images from the first official day of practice for spring sports – A tennis ball comes to rest in a pile of snow on the outside of the court at Scranton High School during the first day of spring sports practice, Monday, March 5, 2018. Jake Danna Stevens / Staff...
AOW EXTRAS: Wallenpaupack’s Austin Gilpin

AOW EXTRAS: Wallenpaupack’s Austin Gilpin

The Wallenpaupack senior is part of the reason the Buckhorns are enjoying the best season in program history. Here, he talks more about winning a state quarterfinal, what it’s like to be in a rotation with fellow senior Aaron Husson, and what would happen if the...
HS BASEBALL: Good start for starters

HS BASEBALL: Good start for starters

Combined pitchers’ lines for the two games I’ve seen in person this year: 26 innings, 11 hits, six runs, five earned, nine walks and 40 strikeouts. Granted, I’ve seen Nate Seprosky pitch twice and Ryan Deom pitch once, so those kinds of numbers are...
AOW EXTRAS: North Pocono’s Ryan Deom

AOW EXTRAS: North Pocono’s Ryan Deom

In a rematch of last year’s District 2 Class 3A championship game with Valley View, the sophomore pitcher twirled a two-hitter with 11 strikeouts in 6.1 innings as the Trojans blanked the Cougars, 2-0, in their Lackawanna League opener. Here’s more from...