January 9, 1948 Frank Trimmel tallies a game-high 13 points to help Coaldale gain a 43-35 Black Diamond League victory over Tamaqua. The Tigers, coached by Tom Raymer, use a 14-3 third quarter to take control of the game. Mike Gregus and Steve Gbur contribute to the win by each scoring 10 points. Coaldale also receives eight from Paul Zlock. For the Blue Raiders, Metrick nets a team-high 12 points.