The home of Anthracite Curling Club is the beautiful Ice Rink at Coal St. in Wilkes-Barre, Pa. The rink and facility serve as headquarters and practice facility for the American Hockey League’s Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins.
The Baby Pens are currently fighting for their Calder Cup Playoffs lives against the top-seeded Providence Bruins. After dropping the first three games in the best-of-seven series, the Pens have battled back and forced a Game 6 tonight in Rhode Island. It will be the Pens third win-or-go-home game since Friday night. Jump to story to see the line brawls …Continue reading →
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The Spring League Divisional Playoffs are this Tuesday night and if the regular season is any indication, the division champs Demented Magenta and Walrus & Mermaids are the favorites. Continue reading →
Demented Magenta defeated Falcons on Tuesday night and clinched the tightly-contested Wilkes Division.
Walrus & Mermaids secured a perfect regular season by disposing the Buffalo Bills in their final challenge. W&M clinched the Barre Division several weeks ago and wrapped the regular season with a 7-0 mark. The 7-game winning streak matches the second-longest in club history.
In the other draw, Goodies picked up its second win of the season by sending Happy Hour to its fourth straight loss heading into the Playoffs this week.
Tuesday marks the final regular season draw and there is one piece of unfinished business to determine on the ice.
Demented Magenta and Buffalo Bills are locked with identical 3-3 records in the Wilkes Division. Last week, Demented Magenta took the tie-breaker by defeating the Bills and control their destiny this week when they face Falcons on Sheet 3.
Falcons are winners of two straight and head into the final three weeks flying high (A pun avoided all season; had to do it …). Continue reading →
Spring League schedule released The 2013 Spring League schedule is ready and the draw dates have been announced. The Spring League will serve as a bit of a refresher for many of our returning Club members, especially those who weren’t able to participate in … Continue reading →
2013-14 Membership drive underway For many of us at Anthracite Curling Club, Spring heralds the time to renew their Memberships for another year. As we reach the conclusion of our Winter League and the end of the 2012-13 season, that time has come.