HUGHESVILLE — As Chevy Bolay and Cole Lentz sped by defenders on consecutive second-quarter plays, almost every Hughesville defender pursued South Williamsport running back Gideon Green. Quarterback A.J. Flick hit both receivers in stride for touchdowns as South started blowing open the game and offering a potential scary defensive dilemma.
CANTON — It may be September, but Saturday's NTL football game in Canton felt like a district game.
ATHENS — Senior Zach Jayne rushed for 282 yards and four TDs to lead Athens to a come-from-behind, 26-12, win over North Penn here Friday night in a key NTL Large School football match-up at Alumni Stadium.
MUNCY — The Muncy Indians improved to 2-0 on the season with a 31-21 win over the visiting Troy Trojans last night at McClean Field.
TOWANDA — Every time Zane Neubert touched the ball in the second half he refused to go down.
BLOSSBURG — The North Penn-Mansfield Panthers opened their season with a home win, Friday night, against the Northwest Rangers, in what would become a defensive slugfest.
TROY — The Troy Trojans kicked off their 2017 campaign by tackling a tough Bald Eagle team from District VI, and came out on the short end of a 33-13 score.
WELLSBORO — Canton wanted to go into Wellsboro and send a message.
SAYRE — Sayre dug itself a hole early on, and never recovered here Friday night in a season-opening, 27-6, loss to Wyalusing in non-divisional NTL football action at the Lockhart Street Bowl.
ATHENS — Senior Zach Jayne ran for five TDs in the first half to lead Athens to a 39-0 cushion en route to a 46-0 season-opening win over Cowanesque Valley in non-divisional NTL football action Friday night at Alumni Stadium.
Not many football players get the chance to play big time Division I football.
When it came to picking the top male athlete of the year two names stood out.
It's hard to remember a time when Athens' Breana Gambrell wasn't the most dominating athlete in the region.
The 2016-2017 NTL Athlete of the Year award ceremony took place Sunday in Sayre. There were four awards given: NTL Sportsmanship award, Coach/Program of the Year, and Male and Female NTL Athlete of the Year. Canton's Brooke Ward and North Penn-Mansfield's Brock Burleigh took home the highest honors.
ATHENS – Athens senior Mitch Kerrick signed his letter of intent to play football at Hartwick College, Wednesday afternoon. Kerrick will join the Hawks as punter.