December 3, 1954 Dale Harter leads five Jim Thorpe players in double figures as the Olympians cruise to a 76-46 victory over Lehighton. Harter tallies a game-high 23 points. Thorpe races to a 26-7 first-quarter advantage and is never threatened. The winners, coached by Ossie Maehrer, also receive 14 points from Myron O'Neil, Mike Hurley, Charlie Getz and Bernie Kattner. For the Indians, Volkert also scores 14.
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