Category Archives: 2008 Season

Honorary captains named for football all-star game

This year’s SCFCA game is scheduled to kickoff at 7 p.m., Saturday, June 6, at Schuylkill Haven High’s Rotary Field. Head coaches are Mark Rosenberger of Jim Thorpe for the North and Jeff Sampson of Pine Grove for the South.  … Continue reading

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Seniors honored at banquet

The Jim Thorpe Area High School football program held its annual banquet Jan. 11, 2009 at the high school. The banquet is an opportunity to congratulate all 72 football players and honor those who have displayed outstanding leadership, athletic success … Continue reading

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Mistretta, Lynch and others named All-Stars

Senior Running Back Tony Mistretta and senior wide receiver Kysheem Lynch were named on first team offense and Nate Schmidt, punter, was named to first team defense in the recent selection of the 2008 Anthracite Football All-Star Team. Tyler Mangold … Continue reading

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JT captures 209 trophy

The Jim Thorpe Olympians played a heck of a game tonight against the Lehighton Indians and came out on top 27-20. Photos are here including a stream of photos capturing Terry Moll’s second touchdown of the game. >> Game Photo … Continue reading

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Return of Red Swarm

On a perfect night for football Marian Catholic fans thought they had a W before the game started. But, Jim Thorpe’s Red Swarm defense and Awesome Offense ended that assumption. Photo Gallery Here >> After an even first half (13-7) … Continue reading

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JVs winning streak ends

The junior varsity team lost to AAAA Pocono Mountain West 20-0 in the Columbus Day match-up at home. Pictures are here for purchase. Remember, photo reprints support The Touchdown Club.

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PMW’s Quiteh proves unstoppable

And the Olympians couldn’t pull out a win at Pocono Mountain West, falling to the Panthers 35-26. Pictures are here.

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Olympians pass Minersville

The Olympians took the long bus ride to Minersville and came home victorious! The score was 34-25. Great job, boys!

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Olympians lose to Panther Valley

Despite the addition of tons of Booster Club Cheerleaders and football players, the Olympians could not find their game tonight and recorded their second loss. Game photos, including pictures of the Booster Club children, are here. Remember, all reprint orders … Continue reading

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JT overpowers Mahanoy 56-19

The pictures are here from the win at Mahanoy Area High School, Sept. 5, 2008.

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