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
  • Bowman Field improvements

    Several season ticket holders for the WIlliamsport Crosscutters are thrilled with the four million dollar renovation project that was done at Bowman Field this spring.

  • Williamsport vs Batavia baseball

    Williamsport hosted Batavia in NY-Penn League baseball.  Pitcher Julian Garcia went six innings of two hit ball, striking out nine in the Cutters 7-3 win.

  • Williamsport Crosscutters baseball

    After a win on Opening Night, the Williamsport Crosscutters lost 6 of their last 7 games.  A sustained losing streak won’t do, but it IS early in the season.

  • Mike Munchak Charity Golf

    Former Scranton Central and Penn State University lineman Mike Munchak was back in Lackawanna County for his United Way Charity Golf Tournament.  A good time was had for a good cause.

  • Dan Tucker and Charlie Crews on Lions Club game

    Dan Tucker of Hughesville will mentor the South team, while Williamsport Charlie Crews will Coach the North squad in the Lions Club All Star football game Friday at South Williamsport.

  • Isaiah Hankins on Lions Club game

    Former Wiliamsport QB Isaiah Hankins will be the North QB when the Lions Club All Star football game will be held at South Williamsport on Friday.  Hankins heads to I.U.P. next season, but first he hopes to close out his High School career in style,

  • Pine Grove Area softball vs South Park

    Pine Grove Area played South Park for Class ‘AAA’ softball State Championship.  After a three hour rain delay, South Park prevailed 4-2.

  • Williams Valley softball vs West Greene

    Williams Valley beat West Greene 3-2 for the Class ‘A’ softball title in 2016.  But, this year West Greene rallied from a 7-0 hole to defeat the Lady Vikings 9-8 to win the State Championship.  

  • Dallas wins State Baseball Championship

    After a slow 2-6 start, Dallas dominated the rest of the way going undefeated from May on and clinched the ‘AAAA’ Baseball Title with a 5-0 win over South Park.

  • Holy Redeemer vs Central baseball

    Holy Redeemer fell behind early and lost to Central, 8-3, in the ‘AAA’ State Baseball Championship game.

  • Hazleton Area vs Hempfield softball

    Hazleton Area hooked up with Hempfield in the ‘AAAAAA’ Softball State Championship game.  The Lady Cougars scratched out a run in the bottom of the 7th and had the winning run at the plate when the game ended with a ground out.  Hempfield 5-3.

  • Tunkhannock vs vs Mt. Pleasant softball

    Tunkhannock’s run to a state title came to an end with a 5-3 loss to Mt. Pleasant in the ‘AAAA’ softball Championship tilt.