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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
  • Bucknell vs Holy Cross

    Bucknell, the reigning Patriot League Champions, looked to advance to the league semi-finals with a win over Holy Cross.  Junior Chris Haas had a career-high 32 points, including a key three point play with 25 seconds left in regulation, in the 90-83 overtime win.

  • State ‘AAA’ wrestling

    Highlights of the first round of the State AAA Wrestling Championships from Hershey.

  • Notre Dame East Stroudsburg basketball

    Notre Dame East Stroudsburg won the District Eleven Class ‘A’ boys basketball title for the first time in eight seasons.  The Spartans are hitting the books for Math, Civics, and Science in the first round of States.

  • East Stroudsburg vs Millersville Men’s basketball

    The reigning PSAC Champs from East Stroudsburg opened up the league playoffs with a home tilt against Millersville.  Pocono Mtn. East graduate Lamont Tillery went 4-5 from three point land on his way to a 16 point night in the Warriors 79-62.  ESU will play I.U.P. in the PSAC semi-finals Saturday at Gannon University.

  • Mid Valley boys basketball

    Mid Valley came out of the rugged District Two Class ‘AA’ playoffs to win the title last week.  The Spartans survived tough games against Meyers, Riverside and Holy Cross to claim the crown.

  • Abington Heights basketball

    The Abington Heights boys  basketball program won their 4’th straight District Two Championship last weekend.   After moving up from Class ‘AAA’ the Comets won the D2 Class ‘AAAA’ Title this season.   Abington lost some key pieces from the previous two seasons by Head Coach Ken Bianchi has the program reaching for new summit’s.

  • Scranton Royals basketball

    The University of Scranton Royals went deep to their bench in the Landmark Conference Championship win over Catholic.   Scranton plays Baruch Friday Night at Babson College in Round One of the NCAA 111 National Tournament.

  • Leadership Training Summit

    The University of Scranton hosted a Leadership Training Summit which helped Administrators, Athletic Directors, and Coaches explore the best way to reach, and teach, our athletes in youth programs.  Students from many area High Schools came in to understand the best way to teach and enjoy sports.

  • Scranton Lady Royals

    The University of Scranton Lady Royals lost the Landmark Conference Title by one point last weekend. But, Scranton’s season-long success meant they earned a host site for the D111 opening round games. The Lady Royals welcome East Connecticut Friday Night at the Long Center.

  • Notre Dame ES vs Shenandoah Valley

    Notre Dame ES took on Shenandoah Valley in a District 11 boys basketball semi-final game.  The Blue Devils came back from a 15 point halftime hole to lead by six with three minutes left.  But, NDES came back to win it 62-58.

  • GAR Holy Redeemer get help

    GAR Senior Center Nigebo Francis broke his leg early this season.  Holy Redeemer Senior Forward Alana Wilson is coming back from a torn ACL.  The “Comeback Kids” are bouncing back just in time.

  • Keystone vs Marywood

    Marywood hosted Keystone in a CSAC women’s basketball playoff game.  Jazmyn Robinson scored two points as the Giants pulled off the 62-58.  Keystone visits top seeded Cabrini on Wednesday night.


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