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
  • Brett Veach KC Chiefs new GM

    Former Mt. Carmel Area Running Back Brett Veach was named the GM of the NFL’S Kansas City Chiefs.  Veach, who was the 1996 Small School State player of the year with Mt. Carmel was the Co-Director of player personnel for the Chiefs before replacing John Dorsey as GM.  Brett worked with current Kansas City Head Coach Andy Reid when Reid was the Head Coach in Philadelphia.  Veach was an assistant coach and scout in Philadelphia before joining Reid, again, in […]

  • Brady Lail RailRiders pitcher

    Brady Lail, RailRiders Pitcher, talked about how the roster changes, but the wins do not for Scranton Wilkes-Barre.  RailRiders enter the final weekend before the All Star Break with a 1.5 game lead on Lehigh Valley in the I.L. North.

  • Cito Culver on RailRiders winning ways

    A good chunk of talent was promoted to New York, but the SWB RailiRiders keep on winning.  Infielder Cito Culver, a former first round pick says there is still promise and potential on the horizon.

  • SWB RailRiders Manager Al Pedrique

    50 roster moves over the two weeks included some major talent making their Major League Debut.  But, through it all the SWB RailRiders are winning, now a season high 20 games over five hundred ball.  Manager Al Pedrique talked about the promotions, and promise with more talent on the way from Trenton.

  • Williamsport Crosscutters youth

    Half the players on the Williamsport Crosscutters roster are teenagers.  With that youth movement comes an experience that will bring experience and hopefully Major League talent.

  • Bowman Field improvements

    Several season ticket holders for the WIlliamsport Crosscutters are thrilled with the four million dollar renovation project that was done at Bowman Field this spring.

  • Williamsport vs Batavia baseball

    Williamsport hosted Batavia in NY-Penn League baseball.  Pitcher Julian Garcia went six innings of two hit ball, striking out nine in the Cutters 7-3 win.

  • Williamsport Crosscutters baseball

    After a win on Opening Night, the Williamsport Crosscutters lost 6 of their last 7 games.  A sustained losing streak won’t do, but it IS early in the season.

  • Mike Munchak Charity Golf

    Former Scranton Central and Penn State University lineman Mike Munchak was back in Lackawanna County for his United Way Charity Golf Tournament.  A good time was had for a good cause.

  • Dan Tucker and Charlie Crews on Lions Club game

    Dan Tucker of Hughesville will mentor the South team, while Williamsport Charlie Crews will Coach the North squad in the Lions Club All Star football game Friday at South Williamsport.

  • Isaiah Hankins on Lions Club game

    Former Wiliamsport QB Isaiah Hankins will be the North QB when the Lions Club All Star football game will be held at South Williamsport on Friday.  Hankins heads to I.U.P. next season, but first he hopes to close out his High School career in style,

  • Pine Grove Area softball vs South Park

    Pine Grove Area played South Park for Class ‘AAA’ softball State Championship.  After a three hour rain delay, South Park prevailed 4-2.