Jim Coles

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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

  • 11pm Sports 3/5/12

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  • 11pm Sports 2/29/12

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  • 11pm Sports 2/28/12

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  • High School Basketball Scores

    Posted on: 12:02 pm, February 28, 2012, by , updated on: 09:10am, February 29, 2012

    Boys and Girls High School Basketball District Playoff Scores
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  • Delaware Blue Hen Women’s Basketball

    Posted on: 3:37 pm, February 13, 2012, by , updated on: 03:45pm, February 14, 2012

    Sunday night in Atlanta the #12 ranked Delaware Blue Hens women’s basketball team beat Georgia State to remain undefeated in...
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