October 4, 1969 Walt Schlenner scores the only touchdown and Jim Thorpe's defense records a shutout as the Olympians register a 6-0 victory over Pocono Mountain. Schlenner breaks the scoreless tie in the third quarter when he gets loose for a 24-yard touchdown run. Thorpe, coached by Angie Konstas, receives a key fumble recovery from Joe Micko on defense.
ON THIS DATE
Friday, October 4, 2013