July 31, 1974 Ed Shubeck's two-run homer in the fifth inning starts a five-run rally that helps Lansford come back for an 8-7 victory over Jim Thorpe in Panther Valley Little League tournament play. Emmett McCall delivers a two-run single during the big frame and also earns the pitching win in relief. Dave Stanko and McCall each finish with two hits and a pair of runs scored while Shubeck also ends with two hits. The winners also receive a hit and run scored from Tony Dominic and Frank Rossi.
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