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
  • Abington Heights vs Scranton Prep girls Lacrosse

    Scranton Prep hosted Abington Heights in girls Lacrosse.  Classics won 10-5.

  • Abington Heights vs Valley View baseball

    Valley View played Abington Heights at Volpe Field for the Lackawanna League D1 Baseball Championship.  Comets clipped the Cougars 9-7.

  • District Two ‘AAA’ Track and Field Championships

    The second day of the District Two belonged to Class ‘AAA’.  Abington Heights won the girls 3,200 meter relay, 100 Hurdles with Calista Marzolino.  Nazir Dunnell of Meyers won the 110 HH, Coughlin’s Rafael McCoy won the 100 in 10.8.  So, meant in their final season as a school Meyers and Coughlin found some gold. 100M dash in girls went to Kyani Harbin of Scranto in 12.20.  Long Jump boys was Quincy Vassell of West Scranton, while girls Triple Jump […]

  • Schuylkill Haven vs Blue Mountain baseball

    Rivals Schuylkill Haven and Blue Mountain hooked up in the Schuylkill League baseball semifinals.  Nate Nabholz pitched into the 7th, allowed just one hit and struck out 14 in the Eagles 8-2 win.

  • North Schuylkill vs Marian Catholic baseball

    North Schuylkill knocked off Marian Catholic in the Schuylkill League baseball semifinals.  Spartans move to the finals after an 8-1 win.

  • Blue Mountain vs Williams Valley softball

    Williams Valley battled Blue Mountain in the Schuylkill League softball semifinals.  Emma Criswell tossed a one hitter and struck out 11 in the Lady Vikings 8-1 win.

  • District Two Track and Field ‘AA’ Championships

    The weather finally cleared for the District Two Class ‘AA’ Track and Field Championships.   Trina Barcarola of Western Wayne, Karissa Spade of Holy Redeemer and Collin Chidester of Montrose were among the double winners.  Holy Redeemer won the girls Title, while Lakeland won the boys Championship.

  • Scranton @ West Scranton baseball

    City rivals Scranton and West Scranton met on the HS baseball Diamond.   Knights won a wild 13-10 slugfest.

  • District 2 Tennis Championships

    The District 2, boys Tennis Championships came down to Western Wayne’s Lenny Maiocco and Alex De Rome of Dallas in ‘AA’.  In Class ‘AAA’ it was Tomas Reese of Delaware Valley vs Rory Harris of Abington Heights.  Maiocco and Reese won without dropping a game.

  • Delaware Valley wins WVC Volleyball title

    Holy Redeemer’s five year reign as the Wyoming Valley Conference boys volleyball Champions came to an end when Delaware Valley decked the Royals in three, tight, sets.  DV won 25-22, 25-22, 25-21 to end the Royals 78 Match winning streak.

  • Meyers vs Holy Redeemer baseball

    Meyers met Holy Redeemer in HS baseball.  Royals with six Seniors playing in their final home game won 5-0.

  • Delaware Valley vs Holy Redeemer volleyball

    The two top teams in the Wyoming Valley Conference hooked up as Holy Redeemer with Delaware Valley in boys volleyball.  Royals won 133 of their last 134 matches in league play.  But, not on this night as the Warriors won in straight sets.

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