Three teams tied at top
Getz's Transportation, Mauch Chunk Pharmacy and Molly Maguires Pub all sit tied atop the Jim Thorpe Summer Basketball League standings.
Monday, July 12
In a game shortened by rain and lightning, Jim Thorpe National Bank was able to sneak past Highland Beverages 34-32 victory to earn its first win.
Jay Richardson led Jim Thorpe National Bank with 15 points, while Chris Cook netted double figures with 11.
Sam Lux paced Highland Beverage with a 15.
Thursday, July 15
Highland Beverages-Getz's Transportation
Highland Beverages earned its first win of the season by stunning previously unbeaten Getz's Transportation 70-64.
Highland Beverages had a well-balanced attack as Sam Lux and Derick Reis both finished with a team-high 18 points. Brad Hurley finished with 16.
Getz's Transportations' Dennis McGinley netted a game-high 35 points. Dan Dilberian and Kyle Busocker both chipped in with 10 points a piece.
-St. Luke's Rehab
Three different players hit for double digits as Mauch Chunk Pharmacy ran away with a 74-54 victory over St. Luke's Rehabilitation.
Luke Herman had the hot hand for Mauch Chunk Pharmacy with 21 points, while Jason Miller and Jason McElmoyle ended up with 14 and 13 respectively.
St. Luke's John McGinley drained a game-high 26 points.
Molly Maguires got the best of Jim Thorpe National Bank for a 60-44 win to end the third week of action.
Brad O'Donnell paced Molly Maguires with a team-high 17 points. Mike Thomas and Josh Hontz followed with 12 and 10 respectively.
Regardless of the setback, Jim Thorpe National Bank's Jay Richardson shined recording a game-high 18-points.
Getz's Transportation 4 1
Mauch Chunk Pharmacy 4 1
Molly Maguires Pub 4 1
St. Luke's Rehabilitation 2 3
Highland Beverages 1 5
Jim Thorpe National Bank 1 5