August 6, 1973 Dave Stanko pitches a one-hit shutout to lead Lansford to a 5-0 Panther Valley Little League tournament win over Jim Thorpe. Stanko, who strikes out five batters, has a no-hitter through five frames but allows a bloop single to Robin Sternen in the sixth. Tony Dominic collects two hits and scores a run for the winners while John Coury also finishes with a pair of hits. Stanko helps his own cause with a hit and two runs scored while Gene DeGiosio chips in with a hit and run scored.
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Tuesday, August 6, 2013