August 16, 1967 Jack Barrett fires a two-hit shutout to lead Tamaqua to a 7-0 Panther Valley Little League tournament win over Jim Thorpe. Barrett walks just one and strikes out eight in his six innings of work. Gary Zedonek collects a pair of doubles for the winners while Joe Jakubco adds two hits and scores a run. Tamaqua, who puts the game away with a five-run fourth inning, also receives a hit and two runs scored from Mike Soley.
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