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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
  • Spagna Track Championships

    The Robert Spagna Championship is the Lackawanna League’s annual Title test.  Cassidy Jenkins of Lakeland wrapped up another record-breaking sesssion in what is now her senior season.  Alex Long of Western Wayne was dual winner in the Long Jump and 110 High Hurdles.   Pat Monahan of North Pocono won the Boys 100, while Abington Heights runner Allyson Derry won the girls 100.

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    Bob Shoop Penn State Defensive Coordinator

    Penn State Defensive Coordinator Bob Shoop made a stop at the Greater Scranton Penn State Alumni dinner in Peckville.   Stoop’s Nittany Lions were second in the country last season in Passing Efficiency and Total Defense.  Stoop talked about sticking in ‘Happy Valley’, former Valley View Linebacker Nyeem Wartman, and QB Christian Hackenberg.

  • Williams Valley vs Tri-Valley softball

    Schuylkill League softball rivals Williams Valley and Tri-Valley hooked up.  Tri-Valley ended up winning by a 6-1 score.  Taryn Wilson who will attend Shippensburg University in the fall earned the win.

  • Tamaqua vs Pottsville baseball

    Pottsville edged Tamaqua earlier this season in extra innings.  This time the two stalwarts of the Schuylkill League Baseball met in Pottsville.  Eli Nabholz outduels Bo Rotett as the Tide trips Tamaqua 3-0.

  • Mark Glowinski to Seahawks

    Former Gar H.S. and Lackawanna College offensive lineman Mark Glowinski was drafted in the 4’th round of the NFL Draft by the Seattle Seahawks.

  • Mark Glowinski NFL Draft

    Former Gar H.S. and Lackawanna College Offensive Lineman Mark Glowinski hopes to join his former teammate at Lackawanna and West Virginia, Kevin White, as a NFL Draftee.  Glowinski and Mark Duda, his former Coach at Lackawanna, talk about the Falcons finding a new career in the NFL.

  • Scranton vs West Scranton baseball

    First place Scranton took on rival West Scranton in a key game in the Lackawanna League D1 baseball game.  The Knights remained in first with a 8-1 win.

  • Jordan Relays

    The 60’th annual Jordan Relays were held at Memorial Stadium in Scranton.  Lakeland Boys and Girls won the ‘AA” Titles.  Scranton Prep won the Boys ‘AAA’ Crown, while Pittston Area won the Girls ‘AAA’ Championship.

  • J.C. Show transfers to Binghamton

    After a Freshman season at Bucknell University where he averaged 6.9 PPG, J.C. Show is transferring to Binghamton University.  Show will have to sit out a season, and then return to action in the 2015-16 season as a red-shirt Sophomore.

  • Mark Duda on Kevin White

    West Virginia WR Kevin White is considered to be one of the top ten picks in the NFL Draft.   White is getting comparisons to a A.J. Green and a young Larry Fitzgerald.  But, Kevin learned the ropes at Lackawanna before catching on at Morgantown.  White’s former coach at Lackawanna, Mark Duda, praises Kevin’s and abilities.

  • Penguins-Crunch game three

    The WBS Penguins dominated the first two games of their opening round series against Syracuse winning the first two games by scores of 5-1, and 4-0.  The series shifts to Syracuse with the Penguins one game away from a sweep into round two of the Calder Cup Playoffs. The Penguins scored three Power Play goals and rolled to a 5-2 victory.  With the win the Pens move on to round two.

  • Mark Duda on Paris Palmer

    Penn State Offensive Tackle Paris Palmer has a chance to make the jump from Lackawanna College to Division One football in one season.  Palmer needs to put on some weight, and pick up the nuances of a more complicated offensive scheme.  But, Palmer’s former coach at Lackawanna, Mark Duda, believes Penn State found themselves a starter at a key position.


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