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
  • Dunmore vs Delone Catholic girls ‘AAA’ basketball

    Undefeated Dunmore met Delone Catholic for the girls ‘AAA’ basketball State Championship.  After finishing second in 1994, and 2001, the Lady Bucks came back with the silver after Delone went on a 21-1 run during the middle of the game. Dunmore fought back in the 2nd half before running out of time in their 49-43 loss.  Dunmore finishes with a 29-1 record.

  • Lourdes Regional on comeback win

    Lourdes Regional outscored Jenkintown 25-9 in the 2nd half to defeat the defending State Champs and advance to the Class ‘A’ Championship game in girls basketball.  The Red Raiders are in the title game for the 2nd time in four seasons.

  • Dunmore Lady Bucks confidence

    After regular season win over Scranton Prep and Holy Redeemer, Dunmore stayed perfect with wins over previously unbeaten St. Basil, long-time nemesis Neumann-Goretti and Trinity.  Dunmore is confident, but not cocky heading into the ‘AAA’ title game against Delone Catholic.

  • Mahanoy Area vs Bellwood-Antis girls basketball

    Mahanoy Area met the defending state champs from Bellwood-Antis in the girls ‘AA’ basketball semifinals.  Bellwood-Antis held on to win 66-58.

  • Dunmore vs Trinity girls basketball

    Dunmore met Trinity in the girls ‘AAA’ basketball semifinals.  Lady Bucks lead 17-3 after one quarter, 30-8 at halftime and cruised to a 50-24 victory.  Dunmore will play Delone Catholic for the ‘AAA’ girls title.

  • Lourdes Regional vs Sankofa Free Ac.

    Lourdes Regional took on Sankofa Freedom Academy in the boys ‘A’ basketball semifinals.  Red Raiders came up on the losing 66-49.

  • Abington Heights vs Archbishop Wood boys basketball

    Abington Heights played Archbishop Wood in the boys ‘AAAAA’ basketball semifinals.  The Comets had the final shot to win in regulation, but then it got away.  Wood wins 63-53 in OT.

  • Bucknell reaction to winning Women’s Patriot League

    Bucknell’s senior trio of Kaitlyn Slagus, Kyi English and Kate Walker lifted the Bison to their second Patriot League Championship in the past three seasons.  Former North Pocono star Kaitlyn Lewis reflects on her four seasons with American.

  • Bucknell vs Holy Cross women’s basketball

    Top seeded Bucknell took on Holy Cross in the Patriot League women’s basketball semifinals.  Bison jumped out early and won 66-31.  Bucknell will host American Sunday for the Patriot League Championship.

  • Scranton Lady Royals on Thomas More

    The University of Scranton Lady Royals take on #1 Thomas More in the women’s Division 3 National semifinals.  Bring it on, is Scranton’s mantra.

  • Dunmore on Neumann Goretti

    Dunmnore, our top ranked girls basketball team last season and all of this season will take on the juggernaut that is Neumann-Goretti in the girls ‘AAA’ quarterfinals.

  • Holy Redeemer vs Trinity boys basketball

    Holy Redeemer and Trinity hooked up in the boys ‘AAA’ state basketball playoffs.  Shamrocks won 57-47.

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