October 11, 1979 - Slatington wrapped up the Centennial League Boys Cross Country Championship for the second straight year by beating Lehighton 16-45. It was the Bulldogs ninth straight league win, while the Indians dropped to 9-4. Blaine Waylen hit the finish line with a time of16:20 followed by three of is teammates, Tony Noakes, his brother Brian and Mike Gaston. Lehighton's best runner was Dennis Eidem, who came in fifth.