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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.

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    Danville football

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    District IV more

    With the PIAA expanding the State football playoffs from four to six classes, it has assured Williamsport of winning the D IV ‘AAAAAA’ Title since the Millionaires are the only D4 team in that class.  Otherwise, it is pretty much business as usual.

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    District IV Football

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    Sparky Lyle

    Albert ‘Sparky’ Lyle came over from Boston in the Danny Cater deal and became a fan favorite out of the NY Yankees bullpen.  Lyle said there is one more Boston connection with a Hall of Famer offering his advice on Sparky’s out pitch-the slider.

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    Brandon Igdalsky on Jeff Gordon’s return

    After an 13th place finish at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, Jeff Gordon continues his brief fling out of retirement and into the #88 car.  Gordon is replacing his former Hendrick Motorsports Teammate Dale Earnhardt Jr, until ‘Junior’ can overcome concussion issues.

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    Brandon Matthews more

    Former State Champion golfer Brandon Matthews talks about his days at Pittston Area and Temple University, and looking forward to turning pro in October.

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    Reggie Jackson RailRiders Owner

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    Hockey at King’s

    Hockey will begin at King’s College for the 2017 seasons.  The Monarchs introduced Head Coach Stephen Mallaro who played his college career at Division Two Oswego State.

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    Brandon Matthews golf

    Former Pittston Area and Temple University star golfer Brandon Matthews took on LPGA’S Jacquie Concolino in a friendly match at Wyoming Valley Country Club.

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    City-County Dream Game

    Highlights of the longest running High School football All Star game in the country.  It’s the 82nd annual Dream Game from Peckville.   Scranton Prep’s Kevin Holmes and North Pocono’s Tim Blaine had TD receptions in the City’s 35-8 win over the County.

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    Dream Game Preps

    City Coach Josh Watters and County Coach Larry Gabriel III talked about the tradition of participating in the 82nd Dream Game.

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    Andrew Kettel basketball camp

    The third annual basketball at Scranton Prep High School attracted large crowds all week long.  From Kindergarten to Ninth grade the boys and girls are learning the fundamentals of the game.


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