ON THIS DATE
December 5, 1944 Nesquehoning races to an early lead and pulls away from East Mauch Chunk to gain a 39-19 victory. Vic Mikovich and Joe Fedock both finish with 12 points to lead the winners, who open a 17-5 advantage before cruising to the win. Mike Kurash chips in with four points for the Nesquers, who are coached by Sam Pagano. For East Mauch Chunk, Elmer Feuerstein tallies a team-high five points.