In 2000, Tom Kostopoulos made his first appearance with the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins in the Calder Cup Playoffs. Now, nearly two decades later, the captain will begin his final quest for the cup as he leads the team in a best of five, round one showdown with Charlotte.
The Anthracite Golf Association hosted its first official tournament of the season for golfers in Northeastern Pennsylvania on Wednesday. Despite winter-like conditions, the AGA got things in order with Huntsville Golf Club, and golfers enjoyed simply getting back to competition. Robin Deehan has the story, and finds a familiar friend on the course.
While the Penn State players are trying to prove themselves to the coaching staff during Saturday's Blue-White game, James Franklin is intrigued to see how his assistant coaches handle the in-game responsibilities.
The Calder Cup PlayoffS are upon us. The Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins are preparing for their first round matchup with the Charlotte Checkers and will hit the road on Wednesday for Friday's Game 1. Robin Deehan caught up with the team at their last practice in the area to get their thoughts about the opening series.
Saturday's Blue-White game will be the spring finale for the Penn State football team, but it's also the first chance that some young Nittany Lions will get to adapt to a game day atmosphere at Beaver Stadium.