Just call them 'mudders.'
The Jim Thorpe football team has picked up victories in all types of weather conditions this season, but it definitely seems to have a favorite.
The Olympians love playing in the rain and mud.
Jim Thorpe proved that again on Friday night as it turned in a dominating performance to defeat Lehighton, 18-0.
"Last year I hated field conditions like this," said Thorpe coach Mark Rosenberger. "But this year, the mud plays right into our strength. We've done very well playing in these conditions this season