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Courtney's career at WNEP started off when she interned in the Sports Department in the Spring of 2005. Then in June 2006, she was hired as an editor working behind the scenes and then filled in as a photographer helping out with breaking news or sporting events. Courtney's goal of becoming a sports reporter started when she took over the sports feature Inside Track in 2008. Since then, she helps out covering all kinds of sporting events from HS football and basketball to the NASCAR races at Pocono.

Growing up in Susquehanna County, an alum of Mountain View High School, Courtney has a passion for local sports in Northeastern PA and understands how important it is for viewers to be able to see their school and kids in the highlights each night. It is always a great feeling when viewers tell you how much they appreciate WNEP and it makes you want to work harder for them!

Courtney has always been a big fan of sports but besides being a racing fan, she's a huge Philadelphia Eagles fan! It makes for great camaraderie with the other members of the Sports Department (Jim Coles loves the NY Giants; and Sharla, being from Texas, is a Cowboys fan, but luckily Steve keeps it in PA too!)

If you want to get in touch with Courtney or have a story idea, you can email her at courtney.harrison@wnep.com


Recent Articles
  • Local Players Participate in Pro Day

    It’s every young football player’s dream to make it to the NFL.  16 more of those hopefuls walked onto Danny Hale Field at Bloomsburg University to prove their talents to some tough critics.  More than a dozen NFL scouts were on hand analyzing players under the microscope. And the pressure was on high! “Little nerves, little butterflies, but I’m also happy to get it off my back and come out here and perform.  I’ve been training for the past couple […]

  • Murphy’s Performance Helps RailRiders Home Opener Win

    Last season, the RailRiders had too many holes in their lineup, too many guys who were “all or nothing at all” players. But, in the sixth inning of last night’s home opener the RailRiders trailed by one run with two on, two outs and two strikes on the batter… John Ryan Murphy. Murphy barely stayed alive with a foul tip and then a foul ball that landed in the second row down the right field line. Finally, the RailRiders catcher […]

  • Stoneburner and Bullpen Assist in Home Opener Win

    The wind was blowing briskly out to dead center field last night, but other than one wind-blown home run the RailRiders pitching staff kept Syracuse off the board last night. Graham Stoneburner went five solid innings, Danny Burawa and Mark Montgomery handled two each and the 7-2 win was an efficient effort on a blustery night.

  • Pro Day at Bloomsburg University

    16 players from 8, mostly Division II colleges, checked into Danny Hale Field at Redman Stadium. Many NFL scouts were on hand to watch the players go through drills, stressing athleticism and potential at the next level. The Huskies were well represented with a couple of offensive linemen, including Brian Clarke of Hanover Area, defensive end Larry Webster Jr. and running back Franklyn Quiteh from Pocono Mountain West. All the Huskies could end up in a NFL camp, Webster in […]

  • Comets’ Tennis Team is Soaring to New Heights!

    The Abington Heights Boys’ Tennis Team continues to win week after week! The Comets captured their 61st consecutive regular season victory on Tuesday night, with a 5-0 win over Riverside. Their streak is five years in the making, and Coach Tom Lavelle is anxious for what’s to come. This Wednesday, they will face one of the tougher squads in the Lackawanna League, in Scranton Prep. Abington Heights has a lot of depth on this year’s team, but will still rely […]

  • Blake Rankin Transfers from Rutgers

    Former Bloomsburg High School quarterback Blake Rankin decided on Tuesday that it was time to transfer out of the university. The red-shirt sophomore did not play last season and he was buried on the depth chart at Rutgers. The two-time member of the WNEP Dream Team still has three years of eligibility and hopes to land at another school that will display his all-around skills.

  • AAU Basketball Growing in Popularity

    For many, basketball season has ended, but not for the high school athletes playing AAU. Unlike their high school’s game schedule, AAU is year-round, helping to keep the hoopsters on top of their game.  The traveling basketball league is becoming more popular in Northeast Pennsylvania.

  • Coach Franklin Talks PSU’s Obstacles and Underclassmen

    Penn State’s first year head football coach, James Franklin, has been open about his team’s struggles and obstacles throughout the spring. The program is only halfway through the four-year period of severe NCAA sanctions, and the team’s deficiencies are vast. From a thin offensive line, to not a lot of depth in the receiving core, and numerous young faces at linebacker. Franklin undoubtedly has his hands full.

  • WBS Penguins vs. Bridgeport Sound Tigers

    Just 2 weeks left in the regular season, and the Penguins have no intention of being left out of the Calder Cup playoffs. They get a visit from the Bridgeport Sound Tigers. The Penguins got off to an early lead 2-0 after the first period, and another goal game in the 2nd. Peter Mannino, the AHL goaltender of the month, had 17 saves. And the Penguins tame the Sound Tigers 3-0.

  • Electric City Madness Basketball

    It may not be March, but it’s still Madness. The Electric City Madness is a huge AAU basketball tournament involving nearly 200 teams from four states, all converging on Northeast PA over the weekend. Boys and girls teams from 4th through 11th grade work on their game on 22 courts. It’s an opportunity for high-caliber competition, and for some college scouts to check out some potential stars.

  • Schuylkill County’s 1, 2 Punch

    PA Golden Gloves boxing always produces some great up and coming boxers, and Elizabeth Morris, of Pottsville, and Antonio Conigliaro, of Saint Clair, are two fighters we’ve had our eye on.  Both have several victories under their belt and have been preparing a long time for a chance at a championship title. “When I was a little kid, my dad took me to the gym and then when I met my coach, he taught me everything about boxing and I […]

  • Old Forge Girls Fall Short of State Title

    The Lady Devils ran into Vincentian Academy in the Girl’s ‘A’ PIAA state championships in Hershey. Lauren Carey led the way with 18 points, but Old Forge fell short losing 58-34.  They finish their season with a 24-4 record.