Pennsylvania High School Basketball - Lehighton succumbs to Jim ThorpeDecember 22, 2017: Jim Thorpe, PA 18229
The Jim Thorpe Olympians topped the visiting Lehighton Indian basketball team by a final score of 63-45 in Friday's league game.
In their next game, the Olympians face the Palmerton Blue Bombers (Palmerton, PA) in a non-league game, on Tuesday, December 26. Jim Thorpe will attempt to move on its 3-1 season record. The Blue Bombers enter the game with a 3-3 record after their 69-58 league loss to Catasauqua (Catasauqua, PA).
With the defeat, Lehighton moves to 1-4 on the year. The Indian travel to Panther Valley (Lansford, PA) to face the Panthers in a non-league game on Tuesday, January 2. The Panthers enter the game with a record of 5-1.