My quest for a 20-inch, 5-pound smallmouth bass could hardly be classified as a single-minded obsession. Probably the best example of that is I refuse to give up a single day of spring gobbler hunting to head west to Lake Erie, where pre-spawn bronzebacks are available in great numbers and f…

WYALUSING — The 18th North Branch Triathlon, a running, paddling and cycling event, returns on Saturday, Aug. 21. This year’s course reverts back to what would be considered the traditional layout which was first used in 2009 and again from 2012 through 2017. The race begins with a 3.6-mile …

The Annual Joe Donovan Memorial Labor Day Softball Tournament will be held Sept. 5-6.

During the early season at The Hill Speedway in Monroeton, Pennsylvania, the stiffest competition seems to be from Mother Nature. Rain washed out the Space Mountain Fireworks sponsored Independance Day celebration on July 2, and threatened to affect this week’s rescheduled show right up to m…

While the team is the Elmira Lady Rebels 14u travel softball team, the squad has a complete NTL field, as the roster is made up of girls from the NTL.

Pictured from left to right, Hannah Martinez (S-VE), Keyonna Garrison (O-M), Kendall Kitchen (Canton), Kaylee Barlow (Athens), Payton Littlefield (Edison), Ellie Clearwater (Elmira), Makenna Matthews (Troy), Kailyn Sterling (Troy), Rachel Kingsley (Troy) with their awards from the Waverly gi…

Athens high school football teammates Joe Blood (black shorts) and Tom Forest (red shorts) going one on one in blocking drill.

NEW BERLIN — The Athens Juniors baseball team lost in the winners bracket of the Section Three Tournament to Warriors run 10-0 in five innings on Wednesday night in New Berlin.

Dylan Saxon on the mound for Athens Juniors on Tuesday afternoon.

Nick Grazul in the middle of an at-bat during the game on Tuesday afternoon.

ATHENS — The Athens Major All Stars kept the game close but lost a hold in the end falling 10-4 to Hepburn Lycoming on Friday night in Athens.

Ducan Thetga pitching for Athens on Saturday afternoon at Athens high school.

Jacob Shores making contact with the ball during the 4-1 loss on Saturday afternoon.

Graham Wanck throwing to first base to record an out.

During the early season at The Hill Speedway in Monroeton, Pennsylvania, the stiffest competition seems to be from Mother Nature. Rain washed out the Space Mountain Fireworks sponsored Independance Day celebration on July 2. Mark this a winner for the Speedway, and their fans, as Space Mount…

SAYRE — After an illustrious varsity baseball career with the Sayre Redskins, Jake Burgess elevates his game to the next level committing to play baseball for Penn College this upcoming spring.

Waverly volleyball will hold their first developmental camp from Aug. 9-12 at the high school gym. The camp is open to all ages.

The annual Ryan’s Hope Memorial Co-ed Softball Tournament will be held Saturday and Sunday, Aug. 7 and 8, 2021 at the Ralston baseball field, Wheel Inn, Ralston, PA. This ball tournament will be held in memory of Ryan Atherton-Ely, who passed away on July 1, 2004 of brain and spinal cancer a…

Lehigh wrestler Sheldon Seymour leading a drill at the Waverly wrestling camp on Thursday afternoon.

Waverly wrestling head coach Devan Whitman demonstrating a move on one of the camp participants at the Waverly wrestling camp on Thursday afternoon.

Lehigh Wrestler Sheldon Seymour working on fundamentals with camp participants.

TURBOTVILLE — Kendal Cook and stellar defense led the Towanda Minors softball team to a 13-3 victory over Jersey Shore on Wednesday night in Turbotville.

ATHENS — Athens Junior All-Stars went into the District 15 championship series a little rusty after having no live action for a while.