Palmerton coach Don Delich stressed it. The Bomber players talked about it.
This time, there would be no slow start.
This time, Palmerton wouldn't need a wake-up call between quarters.
This time, the Bombers would dominate from the opening tap.
One night after sleepwalking through the opening quarter of a semifinal game with Jim Thorpe, Palmerton showed it was wide awake against Lehighton.
Palmerton scored the game's first 19 points and rolled to a 58-26 victory over the host team in the championship game of the Lady Indian Holiday Classic.