Local Sports
Photo: N/A, License: N/A The United States has won its third Women's World Cup title and first since 1999 with a 5-2 victory over Japan on Sunday behind a first-half hat trick by Carli Lloyd. (read more)
Scranton native Joe McCarthy made his first professional start Sunday, for the Hudson Valley Renegades, Class A affiliate of the Tampa Bay Rays in the New York-Penn League. (read more)
Nicholas Reach found himself headed in the wrong direction in the middle of his front nine during Sunday’s final round of the Dakota Dunes Open on the Canadian PGA Tour. (read more)
Robert Basalyga twirled a no-hitter and struck out seven to lead Archbald to a 14-0 win over Green Ridge in District 32 Little League 10- and 11-year-old all-star play Sunday. (read more)
MOOSIC — A long day at the ballpark didn’t end quite the way the RailRiders wanted. It sure started off well enough, though. (read more)

Recent High School Sports
Yogi Roth, an all-state high school player at Lackawanna Trail who walked on and started at the University of Pittsburgh and coached at the University of Southern California, is back in the area and is set to share his experiences. (read more)
Photo: N/A, License: N/A, Created: 2015:06:22 17:01:42 MAX KRANICK Valley View, pitcher Virginia recruit went 4-2 with a 0.98 ERA. Hardest thrower in the league, the junior struck out 67 batters. ... Division I coaches’ all-star. ... Second All-Region selection. (read more)
Photo: N/A, License: N/A PAIGE HARRIS Abington Heights, pitcher The junior overcame early-season injuries to lead the Lackawanna League with a 1.37 ERA. She also struck out 77 while posting a 9-5 record. (read more)
JAKE DANNA STEVENS / STAFF PHOTOGRAPHER Lackawanna League Division I softball all-stars, as selected by the league’s coaches, are, front row from left, Valley View’s Jenn Nguyen, Kelly Mecca and Clare Sebastianelli; (read more)