On This Date: (Aug. 8, 1973)
August 8, 1973 - Ron Zenglin’s RBI single in the bottom of the sixth inning caps a four-run frame and lifts Coaldale to a 12-11 walk-off win over Jim Thorpe in a Panther Valley Little League Tournament game. Dwain Brida contributes to the last-inning rally by slugging a two-run home run. Jim Boyle hits two homers and finishes with three hits and three runs, while Mike Taras adds three hits and two runs. Coaldale also receives two hits and three runs from Gary Nothstein. For Thorpe, Jimmy Krisak finishes with two hits and a pair of runs scored.