ON THIS DATE
December 5, 1985 Five Tamaqua players reach double figures and the Lady Raiders cruise to an 87-20 victory over Freeland in their season opener. Wendy Willing leads the way for the winners with 17 points while Debbie Getz contributes 15. Tamaqua, which jumps out to a 34-11 halftime advantage, puts the game away in the third quarter with a 32-1 frame. The Raiders also receive 11 points from Carla Kemmerer, Denise Stahler and Kim Heisler.