August 2, 1965 Leo O'Donnell hits a pair of doubles and scores three runs to help Jim Thorpe gain a 6-2 victory over Coaldale in the opening game of the Panther Valley Little League tournament. Francis Schlenner goes the distance on the mound, finishing with a four-hitter. The winning hurler walks three, strikes out four and scores a run. Jim Kmetz also contributes to the win with a hit and run scored.
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Friday, August 2, 2013