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Jim joined WNEP-TV as a part-time member of its sports department in 1989. Soon afterward he was hired full-time. In April, 2005 he was named main sports anchor.

Before a career in television Jim spent 9 years in radio at WSCR/WILK. "Colsey"is a life-long resident of Lackawanna County. Jim graduated from North Pocono and Penn State University. He married Valerie in 1988 and has a daughter named Melanie. Jim enjoys playing basketball, softball and golf. If he wasn't in sports Jim would have been a history teacher. Jim enjoys reading biographies and anything involving history

Favorite sports moments: Pete Giftopoulus interception giving Penn State their 2'nd National Championship. Chris Chambliss' home run in 1976 ALCS putting NY Yankees in World Series. Scott Norwood...wide right...NY Giants win Super Bowl XXV.


Recent Articles
  • City-County Dream Game

    The 81st annual Dream Game is the longest, consecutive running, High School football All Star game in the country.  The City opened the scoring on a four yard TD run by Dunmore’s Sal Marchese.  The County responded with a nice TD reception by Western Wayne’s Kyle Haines from Lackawanna Trail QB Vic Mallory. Justin Belardi from Scranton Prep scored Touchdowns on a reception and on a fumble recovery as the City pulled away for a 41-6 victory.

  • State Amateur Golf Final Round

    Isaiah Logue handled the field at the Country Club of Scranton to win the State Amateur Golf Championships.  Logue finished six under par, three strokes ahead of the field.

  • State Amateur Golf round two

    ANOTHER SWELTERING DAY AT THE COUNTRY CLUB OF SCRANTON FOR ROUND TWO OF THE STATE AMATEUR GOLF CHAMPIONSHIPS… SOME LOCAL GUYS PLAYING THIS AFTERNOON… DAVID MECCA OF EMANON COUNTRY CLUB… JUST MISSES THE BIRDIE PUTT ON 11… MECCA MAKES THE CUT AT SIX OVER PAR.. ON 10, THIS IS DUNMORE’S PATRICK ROSS WHO CALLS ELMHURST COUNTRY CLUB HOME. ROSS WITH HIS SECOND SHOT ON THE PAR FOUR… BEAUTIFUL SHOT… HE’D TWO-PUTT FOR PAR… HE IS AT +7, RIGHT AT THE […]

  • State Amateur Golf Championships

    The Country Club of Scranton is hosting the State Amateur Golf Championships this week.   Round one action featured Former Pittston Area and current Temple star Brandon Matthews who shot a one over par 73.   Honesdale’s Eric Williams fired 68 one stroke behind leader Isaiah Logue.

  • RailRiders vs Lehigh Valley

    The first place RailRiders hosted their neighbors from Lehigh Valley in a short home and home series against the Iron Pigs.  Iron Pigs win 3-1.

  • Co-Ed Volleyball Club

    There are no volleyball nets at the south Scranton sports complex. So Eric Bartels is making some. “Everybody has fun,” Bartels said. “It’s just a great way to stay fit, stay active and meet new people.” 18 teams are playing with the Scranton Social Sports Club. But winning isn’t the goal. “It’s about having fun,” James Farrell said, who joined the club to get out of the house. “It’s not about killing the guy across from you or killing the […]

  • Nanticoke vs Hughesville Legion baseball

    Nanticoke edged Hughesville 3-1 at Central Columbia HS in the Region 5 American Legion baseball playoffs.   Nanticoke will face South Scranton in the finals.

  • Inside Track

    Courtney Harrison stops by Kutztown Action Track, Big Diamond Speedway, and Mahoning Valley Speedway, for the all the action from the ‘Inside Track’. .

  • Williamsport Crosscutters

    The Williamsport Crosscutters improved to an amazing 12-1 this season after a 6-1 over Auburn.

  • RailRiders vs Louisville 6/24

    The RailRiders looked to solidify their hold on first place in the I.L. North when they took on Louisville.  Jordan Foley gets called up from Class A Charleston and earns the win in the 8-1 victory.

  • District IV Football preps

    The District IV All Star football game is set for Friday Night at South Williamsport HS.  Some of the players talked about the honor of representing their High School one last time.

  • Charlie Hayes and Dan Pasqua

    Outfielder Dan Pasqua clubbed 42 home runs in three seasons with the NY Yankees in the mid-80’s.  3B Charlie Hayes joined the Yankees a decade later and caught the final out when New York won the 1996 World Series. Both players talked about the Pride of the Pinstripes when they played in the Yankees Legends game at PNC Field.

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