ATHENS BLANKED BY DANVILLE IN DISTRICT 4 SEMIFINALS

ATHENS BLANKED BY DANVILLE IN DISTRICT 4 SEMIFINALS

October 31, 2020 • Tim Birney

DANVILLE — K.J. Riley threw a 61-yard TD pass on the first play from scrimmage, and added four more first-half TD throws to lead Danville to a 37-0 lead at the intermission en route to a 43-0 win over Athens here Saturday afternoon in the semifinals of the District 4, Class AAA playoffs.

BIG PLAYS HELP WILDCATS OVERCOME LITTLE MISTAKES IN 35-7 WIN OVER MONTGOMERY

BIG PLAYS HELP WILDCATS OVERCOME LITTLE MISTAKES IN 35-7 WIN OVER MONTGOMERY

October 24, 2020 • Tim Birney

MONTGOMERY — Sophomore Caleb NIchols got Athens off on the right foot on the first play from scrimmage, and the Wildcats shook off “little” mistakes, thanks to big plays in a 35-7 win over Montgomery here Friday night in NTL football action.

ATHENS RALLIES TO TOP SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, 35-18

ATHENS RALLIES TO TOP SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, 35-18

October 17, 2020 • Tim Birney

ATHENS — Athens scored in the final 30 seconds of the first half, and then three more times in the second half to erase an 18-7 deficit en route to a 35-18 win over South Williamsport here Friday night in NTL football action at Alumni Stadium.

ATHENS FALLS TO CANTON, 33-9

ATHENS FALLS TO CANTON, 33-9

October 12, 2020 • Tim Birney

ATHENS — It took a couple of series to shake off the rust — the result of not playing a game in 31 days, but once Canton hit its stride, it put together a convincing performance in a 33-9 win over Athens here Monday night in NTL Large School football action at Alumni Stadium.

OPPORTUNISTIC WILDCATS ROLL OVER TOWANDA, 44-14

OPPORTUNISTIC WILDCATS ROLL OVER TOWANDA, 44-14

October 5, 2020 • Chris Manning

ATHENS — Athens coach Jack Young knew this had the makings of a trap game. The contest had been moved from Friday to Saturday, then Saturday to Monday. It wasn’t until 9:30 a.m. Monday morning that they had confirmed they were going to play.

 
 
ATHENS PUTS TOGETHER COMPLETE GAME IN 21-14 WIN OVER WYALUSING

ATHENS PUTS TOGETHER COMPLETE GAME IN 21-14 WIN OVER WYALUSING

September 25, 2020 Chris Manning

WYALUSING — This was the game Athens coach Jack Young was waiting for, and his team’s 21-14 victory over Wyalusing Friday night was worth the wait.

LATE FIELD GOAL LIFTS ATHENS TO 10-7 WIN OVER SAYRE IN RUSTY RAIL RIVALRY GAME

LATE FIELD GOAL LIFTS ATHENS TO 10-7 WIN OVER SAYRE IN RUSTY RAIL RIVALRY GAME

September 11, 2020 Tim Birney

ATHENS — Hobbled by leg cramps for most of the second half, junior Shayne Reid split the uprights on a 27-yard field goal late in the fourth quarter to lift Athens to a 10-7 win over Sayre here at Alumni Stadium Friday night in the annual Rusty Rail rivalry game.

 'RUSTY RAIL' FOES ATHENS, SAYRE RENEW RIVALRY FOR 120TH TIME

'RUSTY RAIL' FOES ATHENS, SAYRE RENEW RIVALRY FOR 120TH TIME

September 10, 2020 Tim Birney

ATHENS — For the first time since 1980, Athens and Sayre will open the season against each other here Friday night at Alumni Stadium.

Athens, Valley Sports Report & Circle W Sports to launch new Wildcat Athletics website

Athens, Valley Sports Report & Circle W Sports to launch new Wildcat Athletics website

February 24, 2020 Tim Birney

WAVERLY - River Road Media Group, parent company of Valley Sports Report, and Circle W Sports announced a partnership Sunday with the Athens Area School District to provide an athletic web site for all Wildcat sports.

SULLIVAN VIEWS ATHENS ATHLETIC DIRECTOR POSITION AS 'PERFECT FIT'

SULLIVAN VIEWS ATHENS ATHLETIC DIRECTOR POSITION AS 'PERFECT FIT'

August 27, 2019 Tim Birney

ATHENS — When the athletic director position came open at Athens Area High School, J.B. Sullivan thought it would the "perfect fit" for him.

Athens Football joins forces with Circle W Sports.

Athens Football joins forces with Circle W Sports.

August 31, 2018 Ed Weaver

Wellsboro, PA - Circle W Sports, the new name in the game for High School sports, is excited to announce that the Athens Wildcats Football team in Athens, PA is joining Circle W Sports.

 
 
Passing Yards
Mason Lister

Mason Lister
786

Rushing Yards
Shayne Reid

Shayne Reid
607

Receiving Yards
Karter Rude

Karter Rude
356

Tackles
Christopher Bathgate

Christopher Bathgate
35