ATHENS LETS BIG LEAD SLIP AWAY; RE-GROUPS TO EDGE SULLIVAN COUNTY IN DOUBLE-OT

ATHENS LETS BIG LEAD SLIP AWAY; RE-GROUPS TO EDGE SULLIVAN COUNTY IN DOUBLE-OT

January 25, 2021 • Tim Birney

ATHENS — Athens let a 14-point third-quarter slip away, and twice needed points in the final seconds to force extra play on its way to a double-overtime, 60-58, win over Sullivan County here Monday night in non-league girls basketball action.

ATHENS JVs DROP DECISION TO SULLIVAN; TOP TROY, 31-21

ATHENS JVs DROP DECISION TO SULLIVAN; TOP TROY, 31-21

January 25, 2021 • Tim Birney

ATHENS — Sullivan County used an 18-6 fourth-quarter run to blow open a close game on its way to a 41-26 win over Athens here Monday night in non-league junior varsity girls basketball action.

ATHENS SHAKES OFF EARLY SHOOTING WOES; TOPS TROY, 51-22

ATHENS SHAKES OFF EARLY SHOOTING WOES; TOPS TROY, 51-22

January 23, 2021 • Tim Birney

TROY — Athens overcame some first-half shooting woes to post a 51-22 win over Troy here Saturday afternoon in NTL Large School Division girls basketball action at the Troy Commons Building.

ATHENS CROWNS FOUR CHAMPIONS AT JARVIS TOURNAMENT

ATHENS CROWNS FOUR CHAMPIONS AT JARVIS TOURNAMENT

January 23, 2021 • Tim Birney

ATHENS — Athens crowned four champions — juniors Gavin Bradley, Kaden Setzer, and Karter Rude, and sophomore Chris Bathgate — here Saturday at the annual Jarvis Memorial Wrestling Tournament.

ANOTHER COMEBACK WIN! ATHENS RALLIES IN FOURTH TO EDGE WYALUSING, 52-51

ANOTHER COMEBACK WIN! ATHENS RALLIES IN FOURTH TO EDGE WYALUSING, 52-51

January 22, 2021 • Tim Birney

ATHENS — Junior J.J. Babcock scored 11 points in the final 3 1/2 minutes of the game, including a pair of free throws with 10.2 seconds remaining, to help Athens erase a nine-point deficit, and post a 52-51 win over Wyalusing here Friday night in NTL boys basketball action.

 
 
ATHENS JVs ROLLS TO 41-18 WIN OVER WYALUSING

ATHENS JVs ROLLS TO 41-18 WIN OVER WYALUSING

January 22, 2021 Tim Birney

ATHENS — Athens took an early lead, and pulled away during the middle two quarters for a 41-18 win over Wyalusing here Friday night in NTL junior varsity boys basketball action.

MACIK, MILLER PACE ATHENS IN, 62-23, ROUT OF WILLIAMSON

MACIK, MILLER PACE ATHENS IN, 62-23, ROUT OF WILLIAMSON

January 21, 2021 Tim Birney

TIOGA JUNCTION — Athens exploded for 47 first-half points, and cruised to a 62-23 win over Williamson here Thursday night in NTL girls basketball action.

ATHENS RACKS UP WINS OVER NEB, SAYRE

ATHENS RACKS UP WINS OVER NEB, SAYRE

January 21, 2021 Tim Birney

ATHENS — Athens earned a pair of forfeit-filled wins over Northeast Bradford and Sayre here Thursday night in NTL wrestling action.

ATHENS JUNIOR HIGH GRAPPLERS DECK NEB, 54-18

ATHENS JUNIOR HIGH GRAPPLERS DECK NEB, 54-18

January 21, 2021 Tim Birney

ATHENS — Athens won all four contested weight classes, and received five forfeits in a 54-18 win over Northeast Bradford here Thursday night in NTL junior high wrestling action.

ATHENS RIDES SECOND-QUARTER BLITZ TO 78-61 WIN OVER NP-MANSFIELD

ATHENS RIDES SECOND-QUARTER BLITZ TO 78-61 WIN OVER NP-MANSFIELD

January 20, 2021 Tim Birney

ATHENS — Athens used a 14-0 second-quarter run, fueled by eight points in 50 seconds from junior Shayne Reid, to overcome an early deficit on its way to a 78-61 win over North Penn-Mansfield here Wednesday night in NTL Large School boys basketball action.

ATHENS JVs BLOW GAME OPEN EARLY IN 55-17 ROUT OF NP-MANSFIELD

ATHENS JVs BLOW GAME OPEN EARLY IN 55-17 ROUT OF NP-MANSFIELD

January 20, 2021 Tim Birney

ATHENS — Athens raced to a 20-point first-quarter lead, stretched it to 33 at the half, and cruised to a 55-17 win over North Penn-Mansfield here Wednesday night in NTL Large School Division junior varsity boys basketball action.

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