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On This Date: (Feb. 4, 2000)

February 4, 2000 - Brooke Mertz sinks a free throw with 11 seconds left in overtime and Becky Vlossak steals an inbounds pass seconds later to give Palmerton a 50-49 Colonial League victory over Northwestern. The Tigers’ Allison Hill sends the game into OT with a driving layup with five seconds left in regulation. The Blue Bombers, coached by Eugene Roberts, score all five of their points in the extra session from the foul line - three by Katie Kasko and two by Mertz - to earn the win. Mertz finishes with 17 points, while Kasko and Vlossak both add 12. Hill leads Northwestern with 16 points.