When you have the size Athens has on their defensive line there is really only one thing left to do. Pass the ball.
Wellsboro tried for the comeback late in the fourth quarter but were not able to convert. Canton held on defensively to end a seven game losing streak and the Warriors edged Wellsboro 20-14 Saturday, October 30.
The Wellsboro Green Hornets suffered their third loss of the season falling to the ground attack of Wyalusing in a 41-0 shutout Friday, September 24.
The Wellsboro Green Hornets defense came up with the big plays to halt the Cowanesque Valley offense and scored twice in the fourth quarter to break their five game losing streak as they blanked the Indians 9-0 Friday, October 22.
The Wellsboro Green Hornets football squad traveled to Warrior Run Friday night October 15 and had their offense shut down completely as they were blanked 47-0 by the Defenders.
The Wellsboro Green Hornets' football team entered their homecoming game Friday, October 8 looking for their second win of the season but Troy had plans of their own.
The Towanda Black Nights picked apart the Wellsboro Green Hornets defense Friday, October 1 with the use of a potent Veer Offense to pick up their first win of the season with a 20-0 shutout.
Despite a tough Wellsboro defense in the first eight minutes of the game against Jersey Shore Friday, September 17, two early Wellsboro fumbles set the tone of the game as the Green Hornets were bit by a strong Bulldog team in the 33-9 loss.
The punt return team of the Wellsboro made the difference in the game against Sayre Saturday, September 11 as the Green Hornets avoided their second loss of the season narrowly edging Sayre, 21-20.
The Morton Jones Memorial Trophy will remain at North Penn High School for another year following the Panthers 33-0 shutout of the Wellsboro Green Hornets Friday, September 3 in both teams season opening game.