| Jun 30, 2014
Six outstanding, local baseball prospects will be Lehigh Carbon Cougars this fall and will play in the spring for the college. Jack Moore (Emmaus HS/Macungie), Nikos Milios (Southern Lehigh/Center Valley), Trevor Musselman (Southern Lehigh/Coopersburg),...
| Jul 12, 2014
| 6:59 PM
Lehigh University baseball coach Sean Leary said his job is not only to find the right fit for his players during the season, but also to find it when they're wearing different uniforms in the summertime.
Lehigh and the Atlantic Collegiate Baseball...
| Jul 14, 2014
| 7:12 AM
Reports from The News & Advance in Lynchburg:
Football: Patrick Prosser’s interception rattled the West squad and the linebacker who commanded the East’s defense played another big role for his team as time dwindled for opposing...
| Jul 14, 2014
| 12:54 PM
Michael Brumfield refused to take full credit for helping lead his 2013 Warhill High School team to a share of the Bay Rivers District for the first time in school history. It had been four years with his friends, a legacy that ended in a historic state...
| Jul 12, 2014
| 6:53 AM
Nelson Cruz presents a deep rooting dilemma for the modern baseball fan.
Is the Orioles outfielder the well-mannered son of teachers who built himself into a slugger step by painstaking step? In this version of the story, Cruz is the perfect baseball...
| Aug 2, 2014
| 7:11 PM
It took something extra to transform the basketball team at St. John Bosco High into a winner.
The Braves needed more talent than could be found in their working-class community of Bellflower. They needed a versatile guard, an athletic forward and a big...
| Aug 1, 2014
| 7:40 PM
MIAMI Tempting as it may be to pin Friday's loss on some post-catcher collision rule replay hangover, the reason is much simpler.
Blame the Broward kid.
Coconut Creek High School and Broward College product Mat Latos became the fourth straight starter...
| Jul 16, 2014
| 5:26 PM
HAMPTON — Alex Close is the first to acknowledge he's not a can't-miss, five-tool, Mike Trout clone. Sabermetricians don't swoon at his numbers, and Major League scouts don't speed-dial the front office after his every at-bat.
But Close is a...
| Jul 17, 2014
| 10:53 AM
Robbie Hiser, an all-state selection who helped Grafton High reach the 2012 Group AA state tournament semifinals, signed recently to play collegiate baseball at Norfolk State University.
Hiser, who played the past two years at Lenoir Community College...
| Jul 30, 2014
| 7:45 AM
Last week began with Prospect High School playing one of its worst baseball games at an inopportune time.
The Knights went on to not only avenge last Monday's loss to St. Laurence but prove they can go toe-to-toe with the state's top teams.
| Jul 22, 2014
| 12:55 PM
A weekly look back at sports in the Lehigh Valley, in anniversaries of multiples of five.
1999—Former Northampton High School quarterback Jim Druckenmiller, the San Francisco 49ers 1st-round in 1999 out of Virginia Tech, is acquitted of...