November 23, 1967 Walt Konek carries 37 times for 147 yards and a pair of touchdowns to help lead Palmerton to a 13-7 win over Slatington. The Blue Bombers, coached by Jim Nonnemacher, limit their rivals to just 64 yards rushing. After a fumble recovery by Palmerton's Sherwood Green ends a Slater threat, Konek leads a long drive which results in a one-yard TD run. Konek also carries 10 times during another march that ends with a one-yard scoring run. Slatington's lone tally comes on Larry Horner's fumble recovery in the end zone.
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