LEROY — The Canton Minors All-Stars District 15 season came to an end with an 11-4 loss to Southern Tioga in losers’ bracket play on Friday evening.

SAYRE — Down 9-2 heading into the bottom of the fourth inning, Sayre staged a spirited rally. The home side tied the game at 9-9 at the end of regulation only to see visiting Montrose post the winning run in the top of the seventh on a base hit and some good baserunning.

LAPORTE — Athens plated six runs in the bottom of the first and never looked back in downing Sullivan County 10-3 in American Legion action Wednesday evening.

CANTON — The Canton Minors All-Stars fell 18-8 to Wellsboro in Disrict 15 bracket play on Wednesday night.

WYSOX — The Troy and Towanda Legion Baseball teams duked it out on Wednesday, with Troy winning 7-4.

ATHENS — Athens Minors Little League squad broke out to an early lead and held on to top visiting Towanda 6-4 in District 15 Winners’ Bracket play on Wednesday.

ATHENS — The visitors on the scoreboard, Athens Little League Majors rolled to a 7-1 win over RTL at Fairbanks Field Tuesday evening in a winner’s bracket quarterfinal.

TROY — The Troy Minors All-Stars hung tough early, but ultimately fell 10-5 to Southern Tioga in District 15 bracket play on Monday evening.

SAYRE — NEBALL outscored Sayre 6-4 in the first inning but Sayre erupted for 21 additional runs to NEBALL’s six the rest of the way for a 25-12 Sayre win in District 15 Minors bracket play on Monday.

SAYRE — The Athens and Sayre Legion baseball teams battled it out on Monday night, with Sayre emerging victorious by a score of 9-2.

DANVILLE — The North squad, led by Canton head coach Tyler Sechrist, came away with a 36-0 victory over the South in the annual District IV North-South All-Star game on Friday.

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TOWANDA — Golfers from four local courses gathered at Towanda Golf Club to compete for the prestigious Little Brown Jug, which has been handed out since 1960.

Carantouan Greenway, in conjunction with New York State’s Free Fishing Weekend, will hold a youth fishing derby on Saturday, June 25, from 9 a.m. to noon at its Wildwood Reserve property. The derby is open to anglers ages 5 to 11; registration will take place at the dam and there will be ran…

DANVILLE — The Canton Warriors football team put together a historic campaign in 2021, going all the way to the state semifinals, and head coach Tyler Sechrist has been rewarded for his squad’s success.

The NEBall Minor Softball All-Stars rolled to a 19-2 win over host Towanda on Monday evening. Look for more photos from this game and the Towanda-Troy Major Baseball All-Star game in Eye on Sports on page A17.

WYSOX — One of the oldest and most prestigious golf events in the Twin Tiers will return this week when the Little Brown Jug is held at the Towanda Golf Club on Thursday.

ATHENS — The Gary Forbes Memorial Award is handed out each year to the top senior male high school athlete in the Valley, and the past winners’ list features some of this area’s all-time greats.

TROY — Troy senior Lacey Hinman made her college choice official last week when she signed on to wrestle for the Elmira College women’s program.

The Newman Benson A.C.E. Scholarship Award was created to assist Towanda student athletes in their respective collegiate careers. The award is given annually in memory of Mr. Newman Benson for his devotion to the Towanda community and his passion for interscholastic athletics at Towanda Jr./…

Over the years I haven’t caught many big fish, which is surprising, simply given the length of my angling life. But it’s true. I’m just not one of those fishermen who, whether pitching lures with spinning gear or wielding a fly rod and casting dry flies, lands the big one.

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — Ray Scott, a consummate promoter who helped launch professional bass angling and became a fishing buddy to presidents while popularizing the conservation practice of catching and releasing fish, died earlier this month.

SHIPPENSBURG — It was another good day for Bradford County athletes at the 2022 PIAA Track and Field Championships, as Troy’s Dustin Hagin brought home two medals, with teammate Anneliese Getola earning another, and the Towanda girls 4x400 squad also earned a spot on the podium.

SHIPPENSBURG — Towanda’s Porschia Bennett had a target on her back in Friday morning’s PIAA Class AA high jump competition. After all, she was the defending state champion and had jumped a mightily impressive 5-feet-8-inches in last week’s District IV meet, a new district record.

SHIPPENSBURG — On a day filled with rain delays, upsets and standout performances, Bradford County athletes had an outstanding day at the PIAA Track and Field Championships Friday in Shippensburg.

CANTON — Wyalusing looked to be in total control. Already out to a 1-0 lead in the bottom of the third in a game most figured to be very low scoring, the Rams had back-to-back singles by the top two hitters in their order in Trehnon Hugo and Hunter Moss with no outs and the 3-4-5 hitters up.…

WILLIAMSPORT — The second-seeded Wyalusing softball team got a strong pitching performance from Jenelle Johns in Tuesday’s District IV Class AA semifinal, but it wouldn’t be enough in a 3-0 loss to No. 3 Muncy at Elm Park in Williamsport.

MANSFIELD — The Sayre baseball team’s phenomenal season came to an end on Tuesday with a 5-2 loss to Muncy in the District IV Class AA semifinals.