January 13, 1989 A strong second half allows Palmerton to pull away for a 58-40 victory over Northwewstern and claim the Centennial League's first half title. Kyle Kratzer tallies 19 of his game-high 25 points over the game's final two quarters as the Bombers outscore their opponent 33-16 during that span. The winners, coached by John Hrebik, also receive 11 points from Brian Morgan while Adam Steinmetz chips in with 10. For the Tigers, Steve Loch finishes with a team-high 11 points.