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
  • Warrior Run vs Central Columbia baseball

    Top seeded Central Columbia welcomed Warrior Run in the District IV ‘AAA’ baseball playoffs.  Blue Jays flew to a 4-1 win.

  • Loyalock vs Mt. Carmel Area baseball

    Loyalsock blanked Mt. Carmel Area in a District IV baseball playoff game.  The Red Tornadoes were only able to muster up two hits against Andrew Malone in the loss.

  • Riverside vs Lakeland baseball

    Lakeland blanked Riverside 3-0 in a D2 ‘AAA’ baseball playoff game.  Brad Richards struck out 14 and tossed a no-hitter.

  • Holy Redeemer vs Lake-Lehman baseball

    Holy Redeemer routed Lake-Lehman 10-0 in a District Two ‘AAA’ baseball playoff game.  Jordan Choman twirled a no hitter in the five inning, Mercy Rule victory.

  • Mid Valley vs Carbondale baseball

    Mid Valley mauled Carbondale 10-3 in the District Two ‘AAA’ baseball playoffs.

  • East Penn Conference Track and Field Championships

    We head to East Stroudsburg South HS for the second, and final, day of the EPC Track and Field Championships.

  • Schuylkill League Track and Field

    Tamaqua hosted the Schuylkill League Track and Field Championships.   Maddie Frew of Pine Grove Area won the girls 100 hurdles for the 4th straight season.  Frew heads to Penn State next year.

  • Matt Slagus and Gavin Darcy break records at Spagna

    North Pocono Senior Matt Slagus and Dunmore Gavin Darcy had record breaking throws in field events at the Spagna Championships.  Slagus shattered marks in the Shot and Discus, while Darcy broke the old Javelin mark by five feet, 3 inches.

  • Hanover Area baseball

    Hanover Area fell a full game behind Meyers and a half game behind Holy Redeemer after a 4-1 loss to the Royals.  Still time to make a post-season push.

  • Holy Redeemer at Hanover Area baseball

    Hanover Area and Meyers with 8-3 marks were tied for the WVC D2 baseball standings.  Right behind at 8-4, was Holy Redeemer.  The Royals visited the Hawkeyes with playoff position at stake.  Redeemer struck for two runs in the first, and won 4-1.

  • Spagna Invitational Track

    The Bob Spagna Track Invitational brings the top Track and Field Athletes from the Lackawanna Conference together as the final warmup before Districts.

  • Schuylkill Haven baseball

    Schuylkill Haven won the Schuylkill League D2 Title with a solid 6-2 win over Tri-Valley.  The Hurricanes hope to make noise in the post-season behind their recipe of strong pitching and timely hitting.