By: The Review | Towanda Daily Review | September 13, 2014 | Photo courtesy The Review
ATHENS - The Wildcats took on the defending District 4, Class AAA champions on Friday night and suffered their second straight loss as Jersey Shore won 23-0.
The Bulldogs limited Athens to 79 total yards in the game.
Levi Lorson led the Jersey Shore attack, gaining 212 yards on 31 carries with two touchdowns.
Lorson started the scoring with 3:18 left in the opening quarter on a four-yard run. Colby Koch hit the extra point to make it 7-0.
Dominic Laffiedo caught a six-yard touchdown from Logan English with 4:06 left in the half and Koch hit the extra point. With just two seconds left in the half Koch hit a 39-yard field goal.
Lorson capped the scoring with 1:11 left in the game on a 19-yard run and the kick failed.
Kalen Keathley led Athens with two carries for 30 yards and Brandon Sturzenegger had 13 carries for 12 yards. Luke Newman had a carry for seven yards and Zane Vargason and Tyler Forbes each gained four yards on the ground.
Forbes was 3-for-5 passing for 21 yards and Aaron Barry was 4-for-13 for 17 yards.
Logan English was 6-for-17 passing for 93 yards for Jersey Shore.
Forbes had an interception defensively for the Wildcats.