June 22, 1956 Christman collects three hits, one a home run, to help Lehighton power past Tamaqua, 12-1, in a Tri-County Legion contest. The winners, managed by "Moose" Kunkle, total 16 hits in the contest to back the pitching of Steigerwalt. Lehighton's hurler goes all nine innings and allows just five hits. Hofford contributes to the offensive explosion with three hits and two runs scored while Kuntz adds two hits and crosses home three times. Hawk chips in two hits and a pair of runs scored, and Moyer finishes with a couple hits.
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