February 27, 1991 Jim Thorpe hits four free throws in the final minute of play to hold on for a 53-50 District 11 Class AA playoff win over Panther Valley. Dave Guzman accounts for three of those foul shots and ends the game with 10 points. Dave Figura finishes with a team-high 16 points for the Olympians, coached by Randy Engle. The winners also receive nine points from Mike Kmetz and eight from Brian Rehrig. The Panthers, who had rallied from a nine-point defict to one during the fourth quarter, are led by Mark Paluck's 18 points.
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