ON THIS DATE
March 4, 1968 Four Panther Valley players score in double figures as the Panthers defeat Freeland, 66-56, in the District 11 Class B semifinals. Joe Dietz tallies a game-high 20 points for the winners while Bob Polinsky pours in 16. With the score tied 11-11 in the first quarter, PV uses a 23-7 run that gives it a 16-point halftime lead. The Panthers, coached by John Harkins, also receive 13 points from Bernie Krasnisky and 11 from Kieran Sharpe.