October 24, 1947 Paul Vitek throws two touchdown passes and also runs for a pair of scores to help Lansford pull away from Tamaqua for a 38-20 Eastern Conference battle. Vitek hits Bobby Marouchoc with a 45-yard TD completion and also connects with Morgie Shinton for a 30-yard tally. Vitek reaches the end zone on carries of one and two yards, while Marouchoc hits paydirt from nine yards out. The Panthers, who break away after a 13-13 halftime score, also receive a 51-yard touchdown run from Petey Shears.
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Thursday, October 24, 2013