On This Date: (Aug. 7, 2000)
August 7, 2000 - Summit Hill’s Jonathan Liggit collects a hit, a run and an RBI to help the East squad pull out a 5-4 victory over the West in the annual Panther Valley Little League Tournament All-Star game. Jim Thorpe’s Jim Yenca and Nesquehoning’s Adam Stratchko both contribute run-scoring singles, while Weatherly’s Dale Davidovitch and Carl Mazur, and Thorpe’s Kyle Cooper all finish with a hit and a run scored. Zach Dieter of Franklin Township earns the pitching win. For the West, Bryan Uher of Lansford ends with three hits, one a double.