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Remember When - July 1987: Cannon Blasts Grand Slam

April 14, 2019

30 years ago

Winning pitcher John Wastak had seven strikeouts and homered in Scranton Prep’s 12-1 win over North Pocono. ... Paul Castaldi had two hits, including a triple, and four RBIs in Scranton Central’s 9-1 win over Abington Heights. ... Paul Hewitt threw a two-hitter for Riverside in a 9-1 win over Bishop Hannan. ... Becky Hokien homered and drove in the winning run in the eighth inning in North Pocono’s 8-7 win over Scranton Prep. ... Eric Pochis threw a three-

hitter with nine strikeouts

in Mid Valley’s 9-0 win over

Wallenpaupack.

 

20 years ago

Jamie Wilson threw a

no-hitter with 17 strikeouts for Bishop O’Hara in a 9-0 win over Forest City. ...

Jennifer Borowski threw a two-hitter with 10 strikeouts in Riverside’s 4-0 win over

Elk Lake. ... Frank Talarico

of Bishop O’Hara scored

18 points for South in a

103-95 win over North in the Lackawanna League senior boys all-star game. ... Kristyn Grzenda of Bishop Hannan had 19 points for South in a 67-58 win over North in the Lackawanna League senior girls all-star game. ... Doug Kisner hit a grand slam for Susquehanna in a 15-7 win over Blue Ridge.

10 years ago

Geoff Demming hit a walk-off two-run home run to give Lakeland a 4-2 win over Holy Cross. ... Melanie Rumford hit a walk-off double to give Valley View an 8-7 win over Old Forge. ... Brigitte Germain of Scranton Prep and Jamie Grennan of Delaware Valley were named All-Region Swimmers of the Year. ... Tyler Buckley threw a four-hitter with 13 strikeouts in Scranton’s 9-0 win over Wallenpaupack. ... Jackson Franks hit a two-run home run for Blue Ridge in a 5-2 win over Montrose. ... Brooke Darling threw a three-hitter with 12 strikeouts for Elk Lake in a 9-0 win over Western Wayne.