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
  • Dallas baseball preps

    Dallas defeated Athens 9-0 in the first round of the state ‘AAAA’ baseball playoffs.  The Mountaineers looking to stay sharp vs West York in round two.

  • Holy Redeemer baseball preps

    Holy Redeemer shut out Tamaqua 5-0 in the first round of the state baseball playoffs. The Royals will be ready with Oley Valley on the docket for round two.

  • Holy Cross softball preps

    Holy Cross had a 15-0 win over Wyalusing Valley in the first round of the state ‘AA’ softball playoffs.  It’s going to get tougher with Minersville, another Mercy Rule winner in game one, stepping up in round two.

  • Old Forge baseball preps

    Old Forge edged Wellsboro 1-0 in the first round of the state ‘AA’ baseball playoffs.  The Blue Devils get Neumann-Goretti next.

  • Loyalsock baseball preps

    Loyalsock saved their ace Andrew Malone in the first round (5-0) playoff win over Lakeland.  Malone will be available when the Lancers meet powerful Lancaster Catholic in round two of states.

  • Mid Valley softball ready for round two

    Mid Valley got by Holy Redeemer in Districts and North Penn Liberty in states.  Now the Spartanettes get ready for Brandywine Heights in round two of states.

  • Al Pedrique on problems in Venezuela

    Scranton Wilkes-Barre RailRiders Manager Al Pedrique discussed the issues that his native country Venezuela is dealing with over the past 20 years, and more frequently, and fretfully, over the past three months.

  • Mifflinburg vs Pine Grove Area softball

    Mifflinburg played Pine Grove Area in the first round of the State ‘AAA’ Softball Playoffs.  Behind the pitching and hitting of Liv Lehman the Lady Cardinals came back to win 5-3.

  • Williamsport vs Perkiomen Valley baseball

    Williamsport played Perkiomen Valley in the first round of the State ‘AAAAAA’ Baseball Playoffs.  Millionaires fell 2-0, but this young team will be even better next season.

  • Mid Valley vs North Penn Liberty softball

    Mid Valley met North Penn Liberty in the State ‘AAA’ softball playoffs.  Mid Valley hung on to win 2-1.

  • Loyalsock vs Lakeland baseball

    Loyalsock took on Lakeland in the first round of the State ‘AAA’ Baseball Playoffs.  Sock blanks the Chiefs 5-0.

  • Wallenpaupack vs Upper Merion baseball

    Wallenpaupack welcomed Upper Merion to Marywood University for round one of the State ‘AAAAA’ Baseball Playoffs. Buckhorns scored a pair of runs late, to pull off the 3-1 win.