March 6, 1954 Dick McGinley leads four Mauch Chunk players in double figures and the Bruins cruise to a 85-59 victory over Barrett Township in the semifinal round of the District 11 Class C playoffs. McGinley finishes with 22 points for the winners, who use a 16-0 run in the second quarter to take control of the game. Mauch Chunk, coached by Ossie Maehrer, also receives 16 points from Lamar Cadden while Myron O'Neil and Leon Haak both finish with 13.
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Wednesday, March 6, 2013