December 2, 1975 Berrae Meixsell scores a game-high 21 points as Jim Thorpe rolls to a 59-36 victory over Slatington. The Olympians, coached by Dennis Balliet, use an early 9-0 run to grab the lead and hold a 30-11 advantage by halftime. John McGuire tallies 11 points in the winning effort while Lynn Mann adds eight points and eight rebounds. LeRoy Strohl also chips in with eight points for JT. For the Bulldogs, Gary DeLong tallies a team-high 14 points.
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