ON THIS DATE
February 1, 1955 Jim Oravec scores a game-high 29 points to help lead Palmerton to a 75-36 Lehigh Valley League rout of Northampton. The Blue Bombers, coached by Win Evans, race to a 19-4 first-quarter lead and cruise the rest of the way. Les Sweitzer aids the winning cause with 18 points while Fred Reinhard contributes 11. Dave Jones also chips in with eight points.