January 25, 1972 Joe Balascik scores a game-high 19 points and pulls down 10 rebounds to help Marian record a 60-55 victory over Bishop Hafey. The Colts, who take control of the contest with a 16-4 second quarter, also receive 11 points and seven boards from Mike Prekopa while Wally Yext contributes 10 points and three steals. The win allows Marian to tie MMI for first place in the Anthracite League first-half standings.
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Tuesday, January 25, 2011