— Athens senior Juli Owens signed a soccer scholarship with Faulkner University at a ceremony Tuesday morning at Athens High School. Owens was a four-year starter for the Golden Eagles. As a midfielder, Owens finished her senior year with two goals and four assist through the regular season. The senior finished her Athens career by winning the 5A state championship. Seated alongside Owens are her father, Ron Owens and mother, Debbie Owens.