Tag Archives: Craig Zurn

Congratulations 2007 (’06 Football) Olympian Seniors

Thanks to all the 2006 Seniors for their contributions to the success and ongoing tradition of Olympian Football. Good luck in all your future endeavors. 5 Olympians to Continue Grid Careers in College Shawn Bradley – Wilkes University Ben Flizack- … Continue reading

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Lehighton Stuns Thorpe in OT

Lehighton    27 Jim Thorpe  20 The Lehighton Indians defeated Jim Thorpe 27-20 in overtime to retain the 209 Trophy. The Olympians had several chances to seal the game but could not finish off the persistent Indians. The Indians dominated most … Continue reading

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Run Craig, Run!

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Colts Hand Olympians First Loss

Marian Catholic 21 Jim Thorpe 14 Game Photos Principal Lesisko Game Photos Marian outlasts Jim Thorpe to force a 3-way tie for the lead in the Anthracite Football League. Both teams fought extremely hard in a driving rain in front … Continue reading

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Olympians Crush ‘Canes

Jim Thorpe 31 Schuylkill Haven 6 The Jim Thorpe offense looked sluggish to start the game and the first quarter ended in a scoreless tie. The game did not remain close for much longer. The Olympian offense got a spark … Continue reading

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TEAM EFFORT DOMINATES MINERS

Olympians dismantle Battlin Miners upping their record to a perfect 6-0. Through most of the first 2 quarters, the Olympian offense controlled the ball driving for 2 scores and a 14-0 lead. Between the 2 scoring drives, Kyle Porembo halted … Continue reading

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RED SWARM BURIES BLUE DEVILS

In 2005 the Shenandoah Valley crowd suggested Jim Thorpe use a shovel. The Olympians brought a shovel to the 2006 matchup and used it to bury the Devils. The highly regarded SV backfield (Reese, Metkus, Varga & Latimore) was held … Continue reading

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Red Swarm Smothers Spartans

Total team effort dominates North Schuylkill for the entire game. (1) Spartans were held to 66 yards of total offense (56yds on the one play in the 3rd quarter) (2) ”Clewless” NS passing attacked had only one completion for 1 yard. No receptions for Robbie Clews. … Continue reading

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Olympians Bury Bears

Sept. 8, 2006 – For the second week in a row, the Olympians scored more than 40 points. The Olympian offense reached the end zone 4 times. The Thorpe Defense was equally impressive holding Mahanoy to less than 80 yards … Continue reading

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