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
  • Lakeland @ Dunmore HS baseball

    A good pitching match up was expected as Dunmore dealt with Lakeland in Lackawanna League baseball action.   First half of the game had the pitching, before Lakeland broke out for an 8-6 win.

  • Jordan Relays

    The 62nd Jordan Relays brought the best Track Relay teams from the Lackawanna Conference.  No Field Events, Relays only! Abington Heights won the boys and girls ‘AAA’ competition.  In ‘AA’, Western Wayne won in girls, and Montrose in boys.

  • North Pocono vs Abington Heights Baseball

    Abington Heights and North Pocono got to play at Lackawanna League baseball game at PNC Field before the rains came.   Comets won 5-3, thanks, in part, to a Jake Swank Home Run.

  • Elk Lake vs Forest City softball

    Elk Lake visited Forest City in HS softball.  Elk Lake Head Coach, Tony Blaisure, was coaching his first game since winning #500 last week.  Elk Lake 12-2 in five innings.

  • Holy Redeemer vs Coughlin volleyball

    Holy Redeemer looked to remain in first place in the Wyoming Valley Conference Volleyball Standings with a win over Coughlin.  Redeemer rolls in straight sets.

  • WBS Penguins wonder if Captain will retire?

    The Wilkes-Barre Scranton Penguins suffered a quick first round exit from the Calder Cup Playoffs.  Now, they wonder if their 38 year old Captain, Tom Kostopoulos will retire.  The Coaching staff and team respect their Captain to a man.

  • Abington Heights vs Scranton Track

    Scranton hosted Abington Heights in a Lackawanna League Track and Field meet.   The Lady Comets clinched the Conference girls title, while Scranton did the same on the boys side.

  • Pocono Mountain East vs Pocono Mountain West Track

    Pocono Mountain East met Pocono Mountain West in an EPC Track and Field meet.  West won in both the boys and girls meets.

  • Providence eliminates Penguins behind hot goalie

    The Penguins shot a huge 51 shots on goal, but only one got past Goaltender Zane McIntyre in the Bruins 2-1 Game five win.

  • Delaware Valley vs Wyoming Seminary Lacrosse

    Wyoming Seminary welcomed Delaware Valley in HS Lacrosse. DV 12-9.

  • Body Building Show coming to Woodlands

    On Saturday April 27, the NGA Northeast America Championships bring together the best Body Builders from around the NE United States.  A few competitors from Luzerne County are putting the finishing touches on their show.

  • WBS Penguins vs Providence game four

    The Penguins played Providence in game four of the opening round of the Calder Cup playoffs.  Penguins with a chance to close out the Bruins in four games.  But, Providence scored three goals in the first period to win 4-2.