NTL BOYS JV BASKETBALL: ATHENS SCORES FIRST 24 POINTS IN 56-14 WIN OVER WILLIAMSON (2021-01-10)
Valley Sports Report TIOGA JUNCTION — Athens scored the first 24 points of the game on its way to a 56-14 shellacking of Williamson here Saturday afternoon in NTL junior varsity boys basketball action.
Connor Mosher poured in 12 points in the first eight minutes, and Korey Miller and Lucas Kraft added four points apiece to help the junior Wildcats to a 22-0 lead.
Athens scored the first bucket of the second quarter, then played the remainder of the stanza evenly to take a 33-9 lead into halftime locker room.
Miller scored eight points and Carson Smith and Matt Aquilio each knocked down 3-pointers to fuel a 23-5 blitz in the second half.
Mosher led a balanced Athens attack with 14 points, while Miller scored 12, and Smith had eight points.
Kraft added seven points in the win, while Aquilio added five and Nick Guiles-Vought chipped in with four points.
Nine of Athens’ 10 players put their names in the scoring column.
Athens returns to action Monday at Mount Carmel.
IN PHOTO 1: Athens’ Connor Mosher. … PHOTOS BY DAVID ALLIGER — TRAVELING PORTRAITS.