February 7, 1950 Ken Shilko pours in a game-high 29 points to help Tamaqua gain a 52-48 victory over Blythe Township. With under a minute to play and the score tied 48-48, Paul Sherry hits a free throw to give the Raiders, coached by Fred Graham, the lead and Charlie Baer follows with another charity toss. Up by two, Shilko comes up with a steal and basket to secure the win. Bear also hits double figures in points with 13.
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Monday, February 7, 2011