ATHENS BOYS, GIRLS TOP SAYRE IN SEASON-OPENER

ATHENS BOYS, GIRLS TOP SAYRE IN SEASON-OPENER

April 9, 2021 • Tim Birney

ATHENS — The Athens boys and girls opened the 2021 season with wins over crosstown rival here Friday afternoon in NTL track & field action at Alumni Stadium. The Athens boys topped Athens 96-45, while the Lady Wildcats won 94-11.

NINE ATHENS GRAPPLERS HONORED FOR ACADEMIC EXCELLENCE AS DISTRICT 4 ALL-STARS

NINE ATHENS GRAPPLERS HONORED FOR ACADEMIC EXCELLENCE AS DISTRICT 4 ALL-STARS

April 8, 2021 • Tim Birney

ATHENS — The Athens varsity wrestling team had nine members earn District 4 All-Academic team honors, including six to make the first team, which requires a 3.8 or higher grade-point average.

ATHENS PLATES 10 RUNS IN SIXTH INNING; TOPS TROY, 18-9

ATHENS PLATES 10 RUNS IN SIXTH INNING; TOPS TROY, 18-9

April 8, 2021 • Tim Birney

ATHENS — Athens scored 10 runs in the home half of the sixth inning to pull out an 18-9 win over Troy here Thursday afternoon in NTL Large School Division softball action.

ATHENS HOLDS OFF TROY, 14-9

ATHENS HOLDS OFF TROY, 14-9

April 8, 2021 • Tim Birney

ATHENS — Athens raced out to a 13-1 lead, thanks in large part to a nine-run third inning, then held on for a 14-9 win over Troy here Thursday afternoon in NTL Large School baseball action.

ATHENS PUTS IT TOGETHER IN 8-1 WIN OVER TOWANDA

ATHENS PUTS IT TOGETHER IN 8-1 WIN OVER TOWANDA

April 7, 2021 • Chris Manning

ATHENS — It’s been an up-and-down start to 2021 for the Athens baseball team, but in its 8-1 win over Towanda on Wednesday, coach Charlie Havens believes things are starting to come together.

 
 
ATHENS CONTINUES HOT HITTING IN 19-9 WIN OVER TOWANDA; IMPROVES TO 5-0

ATHENS CONTINUES HOT HITTING IN 19-9 WIN OVER TOWANDA; IMPROVES TO 5-0

April 7, 2021 Chris Manning

ATHENS — It was a hitter’s type of day as Athens stayed unbeaten, topping Towanda, 19-9, in five innings during NTL Large School Division softball action Tuesday.

ATHENS SOFTBALL PROGRAM DONATES $1,600 TO VALLEY FOOD PANTRY

ATHENS SOFTBALL PROGRAM DONATES $1,600 TO VALLEY FOOD PANTRY

April 7, 2021 Tim Birney

ATHENS — The Athens softball program, coached by Mickey Farrell, recently presented the Valley Food Pantry with a donation of $1,600 as part of its annual team fundraising efforts.

ATHENS WIN SLUGFEST AT COW. VALLEY, 18-10

ATHENS WIN SLUGFEST AT COW. VALLEY, 18-10

April 5, 2021 Tim Birney

WESTFIELD, Pa. — Sophomores Lucas Kraft and Jaren Glisson, and senior Kyler Setzer combined for 11 hits and 11 RBI to lead Athens to an 18-10 win over Cowanesque Valley here Monday afternoon in NTL baseball action.

ATHENS EDGES CV, 14-13, IN 8 INNINGS

ATHENS EDGES CV, 14-13, IN 8 INNINGS

April 5, 2021 Tim Birney

WESTFIELD, Pa. — Senior Audrey Hatch delivered the game-winning hit, and sophomore Addy Repsher preserved the win with a defensive gem here Monday afternoon in Athens’ wild, 14-13, eight-inning win over Cowanesque Valley in NTL softball action.

EARLY OUTBURST PROPELS SAYRE TO 16-1 WIN OVER ATHENS

EARLY OUTBURST PROPELS SAYRE TO 16-1 WIN OVER ATHENS

April 3, 2021 Tim Birney

ATHENS — After having three games postponed over the last eight days, Sayre finally got on the field for its 2021 season-opener, and wasted little time in finding its stride, scoring eight first-inning runs on the way to a 16-1 four-inning win over Athens in NTL baseball action.

ATHENS ROLLS TO 14-1 WIN OVER SAYRE

ATHENS ROLLS TO 14-1 WIN OVER SAYRE

April 3, 2021 Tim Birney

ATHENS — Sayre scored first, but Athens answered with a flurry of runs on its way to a 14-1 four-inning win here Saturday afternoon in NTL softball action.

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