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.

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    District Two Golf

    Six golfers in ‘AAA’ and six more in ‘AA’ will represent District 2 in the State Regionals Monday at Golden Oaks.  Kyle Pillar of Wallenpaupack, and Mason Gattuso of Dallas are among the Dandy Dozen.

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    WBS Penguins ready to roll

    The WBS Penguins began their 18th season in AHL when they host Hartford.  The Penguin have good, young defensemen, and a veteran Center in Captain Tom Kostopoulos leading the way.

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    Mid Valley vs Dunmore preps

    Mid Valley is hanging on to the 4th spot in the D2 ‘AA’ playoff picture.  The Spartans can go a long way to sealing up a spot by upsetting undefeated Dunmore on Friday.

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    District Two Golf

    D2 Golf Championships from Elmhurst Country Club.  Lauren Golden from Scranton Prep won the Girls ‘AAA’ Title.  Hannah Yanoski of Valley View won the Girls ‘AA’ Crown.  On the boys side, Tyler Marchese of Scranton Prep won the ‘AA’ Title, and Mason Gattuso won the ‘AAA’ Championship.

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    Nanticoke v Lake-Lehman football

    One night early, Lake-Lehman played Nanticoke in High School Football.  Black Knights opened up an early lead and coasted to a 35-0 win.

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    Crestwood vs Tunkhannock

    Two of the better boys soccer teams in the Wyoming Valley Conference met as Tunkhannock collided with Crestwood.  Stefano Sica scored a Hat Trick in the second half as the Tiger roared back to win 4-3.

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    WBS Penguins vs Albany

    The Penguins began their 18th season of play in the AHL by hosting Albany in a pre-season game.  Jarret Burton tipped in a missed shot fora goal, but the River Rats won 4-1.

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    WBS Penguins ready to assist Pittsburgh again

    The Pittsburgh Penguins won their 4th Stanley Cup Championship last season.  That wasn’t possible without the input from several players from Wilkes-Barre, including Goaltender Matt Murray.  The Penguins expect to make the playoffs, once again, in Pittsburgh and Wilkes-Barre.

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    Holy Cross Cross Country more…

    Andrew Healey and Abby Corrigan won the Boys and Girls Cross Country races for Holy Cross H.S. Here are the reactions to their wins.

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    WBS Penguins begin play

    The WBS Penguins begin their 18th season in the AHL with a Home Opener next Saturday versus Hartford.  The Penguins host Albany on Thursday in an exhibition game, but it is the first step in a remarkable run to what could be their 15th consecutive season in the Calder Cup Playoffs.

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    Holy Cross Cross Country

    Holy Cross dominated six team cluster meet at Lakeland H.S. in Cross Country.  Freshman Andrew Healey won the boys race in 17=34, while Abby Corrigan held off teammate Lexi Walsh to win on the girls side.

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    Cage Fight 26 preps

    Cage Fight 26 invades Montage Mountain on October 15.  Even with a Boxing Card on the Mountain the week before, there is a lot of interest in what goes on in The Cage.