Thomas Johnston has now moved into third place on the all-time season tackles list in the Wellsboro Football Record Books*. Johnston recorded 16 tackles against East Juniata to give him 131 total tackles on the 2009 season.
Despite surrendering 208 yards on the ground to East Juniata, the Wellsboro defense played the best the best they have played since the opening week of the 2009 season. The Hornets' stingy defense stopped numerous East Juniata scoring drives, but couldn't come away with a victory.
Game pictures from Wellsboro's week 7 game with Athens are now available. Click the link to view the gallery.
Tonight's Junior Varsity game against Canton has been canceled due to injuries and academic issues. The JV team finishes the 2009 season with a 1-2 record.
Game pictures from Friday's Homecoming game with Canton are now available. Click the link to view the gallery.
With only two weeks left in the 2009 regular season, Towanda defeated Athens to win the NTL Large School championship. In other NTL action, Troy defeated North Penn 16-14, Wyalusing downed South Williamsport, Muncy defeated Sayre, and Cowanesque fell to Montgomery.
Game stats from last night's Homecoming game with Canton are now available. Click the link to view the boxscore.
The Wellsboro Hornets dropped their second straight Homecoming game, and seventh game of the 2009 season, to the Canton Warriors by the final score of 20-0. Turnovers and penalties plagued the Hornets in the contest and put an end to every Wellsboro scoring opportunity. Wellsboro had a total of six turnovers (4 interceptions, 2 fumbles) to Canton's three.
Game pictures from Wellsboro's week 5 game with Sayre are now available. Click the link to view the gallery.
Game stats from last week's game with Athens are now available. Click the link to view the boxscore.
Monday, October 19 through Saturday, October 24 marks the annual Homecoming week for Wellsboro. Here are the week's scheduled events:
Tonight's scheduled Junior Varsity game against Athens has been canceled.
With three weeks left in the 2009 regular season, the league championships are starting to take shape. Towanda improved to 7-0 after defeating Tunkhannock, 35-15. Towanda will face Athens this week to decide the NTL Large School Championship.