Archive for category basketball

Lackawanna League basketball

Abington Heights lost some height.  Scranton Prep lost shooters and speed to graduation.  But, the Comets and Cavaliers, along with Scranton should be hanging around the top of the Lackawanna League this season in boys basketball.

Carbondale Tops Forest City to Clinch Jerry Finan Tournament

The Carbondale boys basketball team beat Forest City 79-55 in the championship game of the Jerry Finan Memorial Basketball Tournament on Sunday.

Honesdale Holds Off West Scranton in Boys Basketball

Honesdale beat West Scranton 46-43 in the consolation game of the Jerry Finan Memorial Basketball Tournament in Carbondale on Sunday.

Scranton Prep Boys Roll Meyers 67-47 in Season Opener

The Scranton Prep boys basketball basketball team beat Meyers 67-47 at Coughlin High School in Wilkes-Barre.

Crestwood Boys Beat Scranton 60-43 in Opener

Mike Palmiero scored a game-high 18 points and the Crestwood boys basketball team beat Scranton 60-43 in the season opener for both teams.

O’Boyle, Simons Ready to Lead Scranton Prep

Losing six seniors from last season, the Scranton Prep boys basketball team will look to Leo O’Boyle and Wes Simons for leadership this season.

Dunmore Beats Mt. Carmel Area 56-49 in Girls Basketball Opener

In an early season test for both teams, the Dunmore girls basketball team beat Mt. Carmel Area on the road, 56-49.

Abington Heights Runs Away From Holy Cross in Boys Basketball Opener

The Abington Heights boys basketball team beat Holy Cross 72-32 in the season opener for both teams.

Shamokin Boys Beat Shenandoah Valley in Tipoff Classic

The Shamokin boys basketball team beat Shenandoah Valley 66-33 in the first game of the Shamokin Tipoff Classic.

Glinsky Leads Mid Valley To Win Over Montrose

J.J. Glinsky scored a game-high 33 points, and the Mid Valley boys basketball team won their season opener, 57-35 over Montrose.