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The GNA Insider

Trojanettes set to play for district title

Trojanettes set to play for district title

Haileigh Hendricks, Student Writer

February 28, 2018


Filed under Girls Basketball

The Trojanettes had an excellent season and are looking forward to playing at the Mohegan Sun Arena for a second year in a row. When I sat down with Alyssa Lewis to ask her how she felt about playing in the Arena she stated, "I'm excited because it's such a great experience and we are thrilled to...

Trojans beat Wyoming Area to advance to state playoffs

The GNA Insider Staff

February 28, 2018


Filed under Boys Basketball

Our Trojan varsity basketball team was successful in their battle with Wyoming Area to advance to the state playoffs. Wyoming Area finished their season 17-10 and finished 4th in the division. The Trojans came back from a 19 point deficit in at half to win the game 52-48. Nate Kreitzer had a huge...

John Beggs named coach of the year

John Beggs named coach of the year

Derek Kurkoski, Student Writer

February 25, 2018


Filed under Boys Basketball

Trojan basketball coach John Beggs has received the coach of the year award for being an outstanding coach and leading the Trojans to the state playoffs. I sat down with Coach Beggs to ask him a few questions about winning the award. How does it feel to be named coach of the year?  It is ni...

Trojans finish strong to send Meyers packing

Trojans finish strong to send Meyers packing

Aaron Miller, Editor & Writer

February 22, 2018


Filed under Boys Basketball

The final minute of the Nanticoke vs. Meyers quarter-final game almost blew the roof off of the Wyoming Area gymnasium. The score was close the entire game, leading the final minute to be the deciding factor. With just over a minute remaining on the clock, Nate Kreitzer went big when he swished...

Trojanettes defeat Valley View to advance in districts!

Trojanettes defeat Valley View to advance in districts!

The GNA Insider Staff

February 21, 2018


Filed under Girls Basketball

Our varsity Trojanette team beat Valley View Tuesday night, with a final scoreline of 57-34. With this win, the team has secured themselves a spot in a semi-final match against Wyoming Area on Friday, February 23. Congratulations girls! Statistics by EJ Gill on @Maxpreps...

Kreitzer MVP

Derek Kurkoski, Student Writer

February 21, 2018


Filed under Boys Basketball

Nate Kreitzer, a junior at Nanticoke Area, was selected Most Valuable Player of the Division 2 Wyoming Valley Conference. Nate received this award for his amazing ability to drive and shoot on any player. His game keeps evolving, and he still has another year of eligibility. Arguably, Nate is one...

Winter sports senior night

Winter sports senior night

Haileigh Hendricks

February 20, 2018


Filed under Campus Life, Winter

All seniors who are involved in Greater Nanticoke Area Athletics participate in an honorary tradition known as senior night. Senior night is held to honor those GNA senior athletes who have sacrificed their time and energy, and who were committed to Trojan sports.  An athlete's senior night is easily...

Trojans hold strong against Wyoming Area to win final home game

Trojans hold strong against Wyoming Area to win final home game

Aaron Miller, Editor & Writer

February 16, 2018


Filed under Boys Basketball

Every varsity athlete has anxious feelings going into their final regular season home game. They have come so far and done so much to have it all crumble in the end. Wyoming Area came into the game knowing that a key player from our Trojan side was going to be missing from the action due to an injury...

PNC Bank boys player of the week

Derek Kurkoski, Student Writer

February 15, 2018


Filed under Boys Basketball

On February 13th, 2018, Nanticoke Area's star point guard Nate Kreitzer was named PNC Bank boys player of the week for week 9 because of his outstanding performance. Nate Krietzer dropped 36 points in Nanticoke's last two games and is the Trojans leading scorer. He led them to the Wyoming Valley Conference Division...

Kreitzer on ESPN Sportcenter Snapchat

Derek Kurkoski, Student Writer

February 15, 2018


Filed under Boys Basketball

On the morning of Wednesday, February 14th, Nate Kreitzer made ESPN Sportcenter Snapchat for the top 5 plays of the day. He placed in at number 4 for hitting a half court buzzer-beater against Tunkhannock with .04 seconds left in the fourth quarter. The Trojans were down 44-47 before Kreitzer hit the...

Trojans win WVC Division

Trojans win WVC Division

Nate Kreitzer, Student Writer

February 12, 2018


Filed under Boys Basketball

For the first time since 2003, the GNA boys basketball team has won the WVC divisional title. Many of players on the current team were only 2-3 years old the last time a Nanticoke basketball team has won the division, and some of the freshman weren't even born yet! Assistant coach Zach Pientka was on...

Trojans put on show for Alumni Night to beat Meyers

Trojans put on show for Alumni Night to beat Meyers

Aaron Miller, Writer & Editor

February 4, 2018


Filed under Boys Basketball

Saturday night wasn't only a big game for our young varsity athletes: it was a night to remember all past Trojan basketball stars. Players spanning 5 decades were honored during halftime of the Nanticoke and Meyers game. Returning players stood in the middle of the court to celebrate 50 years of Trojan...

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