ON THIS DATE
December 26, 2003 Tamaqua uses a big fourth quarter to pull away from Panther Valley and earn a 69-51 win in the opening round of the Raider Holiday Classic Tournament. Mike Yocum connects for nine of his game-high 21 points in that final frame. Tamaqua, which outscores PV 24-13 in the period, also benefits from a 14-of-18 effort at the foul line during the fourth quarter. Chris McLaughlin and Allen Graver each contribute 15 points to the winning effort while Yocum adds 12 rebounds.