November 23, 2017 RSS feed / Sports

Chronic Wasting Disease Response Changes

The Pennsylvania Game Commission (PGC) recently announced regulation changes to address the increasing threat that chronic wasting disease (CWD) presents to the state’s deer and elk. More...

Pennsylvania’s 2016-17 Deer Harvest Increased

Pennsylvania’s buck harvest increased nine percent, and the overall deer harvest was up six percent in the 2016-17 seasons, which closed in January, the Pennsylvania Game Commission (PGC) reported.  Hunters harvested an estimated 333,254 d More...

Tree Stand Safety

A campaign is underway by tree stand manufacturers, retailers, media, natural resource agencies and deer hunters to reduce and eliminate tree stand accidents by raising awareness of this issue and providing education about safe tree stand hunting bes More...

WVHS Honors Fall Athletes

Athletes from the four Wyalusing Valley fall sports and the football cheerleaders were honored during the Fall Sports Awards program on Monday, Nov. 20.  More...

Spikers Named All-Stars

Wyalusing Valley junior Melody Kneller was named to both the Northern Tier League Large School and District Four Class AA first team in coaches’ balloting recently.  Karlye Huffman, a senior, was named to both squads’ second team.&nb More...

Youth Wrestlers Attend Camp

Coaches and wrestlers from the Wyalusing Elementary Wrestling Club attended the David Taylor Clinic at Montgomery H.S. on Saturday, Nov. 18. More...

Runs Fill Turkey Day Slate

A busy slate of Thanksgiving Day races awaits area runners Thursday.  Locally, the big draw is always the Sayre Turkey Trot, starting at 10 a.m. in front of the Sayre Theatre.  Canton is the scene for a unique race. More...

Starlite Lanes Bowling Results

THE HOLY NAME LEAGUE  More...

Important Financial Aid Words

High school seniors headed to college should become familiar with some financial aid terms that they will probably hear.   This list from Kentucky Higher Educations Assistance Authority (KHEAA) may help.  More...

Just the Facts: How Deer Fish and Spot Hunters

How Deer Go Fishing—A deer will kill and eat fish by using its paws to disable fish such as trout. Next, it will take the fish in its mouth, chew it and swallow it. Whitetails commonly eat fish up to 14-inches long. More...

Deer Tracker App Now Available

The Quality Deer Management Association (QDMA) announced its newly-improved 2017 Deer Tracker app. More...

Trail Cams Used in Researching Fawn Predators

Deer fawns in Pennsylvania face a cruel reality—only half of them survive until their first birthday, and much of that mortality results from predation.  More...

Winter is Here; Classes Announced

While the fall sports season was still under way with the Wyalusing Valley football team preparing for its state playoff game with Steelton-Highspire, the winter sports teams officially began practice for the coming season on Friday, Nov. More...

Steamrolled in Billtown

Rams Fall 45-7 In PIAA Opener

Wyalusing Valley’s incredible post-season run ended in a cold November rain at Williamsport High School on Saturday, Nov. 18. More...

College Roundup

The University of Scranton women’s basketball team, coached by Wyalusing Valley graduate Trevor Woodruff, began the 2017-2018 campaign on Friday, Nov. 17, at Wilkes Unversity against King’s in the Cross County Challenge.  More...

PGC Expects Very Good Deer Harvest

Pennsylvania’s coming firearms deer season packs promise for hundreds of thousands of hunters as they await its opener the Monday after Thanksgiving.  More...

Sports Briefs

Rain Holds Down Bear Harvest   More...

Wyalusing’s Pack 8 Cub Scouts Hold Successful Popcorn Fundraiser

Wyalusing’s Pack 8 Cub Scouts gathered at the elementary school on Sunday, Nov. More...

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