On this date
March 22, 1982 Wendy George hits for a game-high 17 points but it isn't enough to lift the Palmerton girls basketball team to a victory in the PIAA Class AA state quarterfinals. The Bombers, coached by Bill Piper, come up short against Riverside falling by a 60-51 score. Teresa Wargo also tallies 12 points in the losing effort while Kim Dakan and Kristen Cortazzo each chip in with six points. Riverside clinches the contest by going 14-of-17 at the foul line during the fourth quarter.