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
  • Keystone baseball

    Keystone is ranked #21 in the Country in D3 College Baseball.  The Giants head to the Cape Cod Area later this week for Regionals.  Keystone hopes to advance to the D3 World Series for the third time in school history.

  • Trejon Turner Tunkhannock Track

    Trejon Turner, the Tunkhannock Sophomore, won the District Two ‘AAA’ High Jump Title with a leap of 6’9″.  That is one inch off the District and School record set by Tunkhannock’s Matt Blaisure back in 2002.

  • Reggie Dickey and Kyahni Harbin 100 winners

        Reggie Dickey of West Scranton and Kyahni Harbin a Sophomore from Scranton won the 100 Meter Dash in boys and girls Track at the District Two Championships.  The Marquee Event brought these two to Gold.

  • Schuylkill Haven baseball

    Schuylkill Haven defeated North Schuylkill 4-1 to get back to the Schuylkill League Championship for the second straight season.  The Hurricanes hope to defeat the reigning Champs from Blue Mountain in Wednesday’s title game at Pine Grove.

  • District Two Track and Field Championships

    The District Two Track and Field Championships were held at Scranton Memorial Stadium.   New records were broken by Berwick’s Hayden Montana, Wyoming Area’s Marc  Minchello, Katie Dammer of Abington Heights and the Coughlin 4 by 100 relay team.

  • North Schuylkill vs Schuylkill Haven baseball

    Schuylkill Haven defeated North Schuylkill 4-1 in the Schuylkill baseball semifinals.  Haven won 4-1.

  • Blue Mountain vs Marian Catholic baseball

    Blue Mountain beat Marian Catholic, 7-3, in the Schuylkill League baseball semifinals.  The Eagles will play their neighbors from Schuylkill Haven in the final.

  • Williams Valley vs Pine Grove Area

    Pine Grove Area jumped out quickly with three runs and knocked out Williams Valley from the Schuylkill League softball playoffs.  Pine Grove won 4-1 and will face North Schuylkill in the finals.

  • Northern Tier Track and Field

    Athens H.S. hosted the Northern Tier Track and Field Championships.  Next week, it’s the District IV Championships.

  • Scranton vs Elizabethtown baseball

    Scranton hosted Elizabethtown in the Landmark Conference Baseball Championships.  Royals with five in the 9th won it 9-4.

  • Lakeland Baseball

    The Lakeland Chiefs are off to a 10-0 start and after wrapping up a Lackawanna League regular season title, the Chiefs can focus on Districts and States.

  • University of Scranton Hosts Landmark Conference Baseball

    The University Of Scranton hosts the Landmark Conference Baseball Championships at their brand new $14 Million Dollar Quinn sports complex.  Scranton, along with Moravian, Elizabethtown and Catholic University will compete in a “Royal Setting”