February 14, 1974 Rick Koch's pin at heavyweight not only gives Lehighton a 25-19 win over Northampton but it also clinches the Lehigh Valley League wrestling championship for the Indians. Tied at 19-19, Koch registers his fall in 4:20 to give Rollie Alger's squad the victory and the title. Bob Rhyder also records a pin at 158, while Rick Brownmiller (129), Bruce Cheslak (135) and Glenn Neff (170) add decision wins.
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Monday, February 14, 2011