Category Archives: 2009 Season

Thorpe keeps 209 Trophy

The Jim Thorpe Olympians drove up Route 209 to Lehighton Area High School tonight to defend its possession of the Route 209 Trophy and after four quarters Thorpe succeeded in keeping the trophy for another year. Shane Edwards had a … Continue reading

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JT fired up to beat Lehighton

Tonight, the Jim Thorpe Olympian football team honored its seniors along with the band and cheerleaders at Olympian Stadium. The rescheduled Senior Night included a short parade from the high school around the block and into the stadium. Seniors were … Continue reading

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What a game! JT over Marian 37-34

After coming back from a 20-point deficit, the Olympians beat Marian 37-34 Friday, Oct. 30 in Hometown. What a game! It started with three turnovers and ended with a three-point field goal by Kicker James Denny. Congratulations guys! We’ll have … Continue reading

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Haven rallies in second half to win

The Olympians lost to Schuylkill Haven last night. We were not at the game so there are no pictures. Click here for the Pottsville Republican-Herald’s story about the game. We still do not know when Senior Night will be held. … Continue reading

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JT comes up short

The weather was horrible and so was the field. The Olympians had lots of chances to beat visiting Pocono Mountain West but didn’t pull it off in a heartbreaking loss, 8-6. Click here for more pictures from the game. Please … Continue reading

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Olympians oust Miners

Jim Thorpe (1-4) beat Minersville (1-4) to improve their record to 2 and 4 thanks to a strong offense.  For more photos from tonight’s game, please visit the photo store. Please remember that all photo reprints benefit the Jim Thorpe … Continue reading

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Shenandoah Valley beats Jim Thorpe

Another L in the stat category but at least we scored some points! Click here for more photos from the game and please remember that all photos are Copyrighted. We appreciate your patronage in our photo store. All proceeds benefit … Continue reading

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Panthers Pound Thorpe

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Spartans roll over Thorpe

The North Schuylkill Spartans improved to 3-0 after spanking Jim Thorpe at home 38-7. The only saving grace? The Olympians are the first team of the season to score against the Spartans. Congratulations to Shawn Scott Lignore, #25, and QB … Continue reading

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Thorpe mauls the Bears

The Jim Thorpe Olympians obeyed the sign at Olympian Car Wash on North Street: “Maul the Bears.” They did just that with a final score of 42-0. See pictures here.

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