NEPA Sports Nation

Today in NEPA Sports Nation, 9/2

Two quality teams looking to bounce back from Tuesday losses meet in a Lackawanna League girls tennis match to highlight the Thursday schedule.

North Pocono (2-1) is at West Scranton (1-1) in a match between two teams likely to be battling for high seeds and home courts in the District 2 Class 3A tournament at the end of the season.

Both are high in the Riverfront Sports Girls Tennis Super Six Power Rankings of District 2 teams, but coming off losses to top-ranked teams.

North Pocono is ranked third among Big Schools following its 3-2 loss to No. 1 Small School Riverside.

West Scranton is ranked second among Big Schools. It lost to No. 1 Abington Heights, 5-0.

The Lackawanna League schedule also includes Valley View (1-0) at Holy Cross (1-1).

There are full schedules in golf and girls tennis, but part of the golf schedule could be in jeopardy because of wet conditions.

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