On This Date: Jan. 17, 1990
January 17, 1990 — Palmerton wins eight of the first nine bouts and goes on to post a 42-15 Centennial League victory over Lehighton. The Blue Bombers, coached by Rick Anderson, receive four pins in the match. Eric Stroup gets a fall at 103 pounds, while Rich Hertzog and Ryan Heimbach get back-to-back mat slaps at 130 and 135. Bryan Slivka accounts for the final Palmerton pin at 171. Ed Moyer adds a technical fall at 145, while Dave Christman registers a major at 112. Other decision wins come from Jerry Eckhart (119), Dan Sabo (140) and Terry Duschak (152).