When it came to picking the top male athlete of the year two names stood out.
It's hard to remember a time when Athens' Breana Gambrell wasn't the most dominating athlete in the region.
ATHENS — Athens senior Shanell Baglini signed her letter of intent Tuesday to play basketball at Mansfield University.
The 2016-2017 NTL Athlete of the Year award ceremony took place Sunday in Sayre. There were four awards given: NTL Sportsmanship award, Coach/Program of the Year, and Male and Female NTL Athlete of the Year. Canton's Brooke Ward and North Penn-Mansfield's Brock Burleigh took home the highest honors.
One is wrapping up her high school career, while the others is just getting started.
SAYRE — Whether an athlete or not, finding the right fit is key when choosing a college. When an athlete has to make that choice, they have to weigh the university's athletic program along with the rest.