On This Date: Dec. 9, 1988
December 9, 1988 — Chad Blose scores a team-high 18 points and Northern Lehigh rallies from an early deficit to pull away from Jim Thorpe for a 70-54 victory. Andy Heiney nets all 11 of his points in the second half as the Bulldogs, coached by Phil Armstrong, rebound from a nine-point first quarter defict. The winners also receive 11 points from Todd Masiar, while Brian Akelaitis finishes with 10. For the Olympians, Jeff Hydro tallies a game-high 23 points.