Monday, October 29, 2018

Tom McLaughlin

Thomas Vincent "Hooks"  McLaughlin


Born:
August 14, 1926
Wilkes-Barre, PA

Died:
August 27, 1998



Career
1943-44 St. Mary's High School - Wilkes-Barre, PA (High School)
1946-47 King's College - Wilkes-Barre, PA (College)
1947-48 King's College - Wilkes-Barre, PA (College)
1948-49 King's College - Wilkes-Barre, PA (College)
1949-50 King's College - Wilkes-Barre, PA (College)
1950-51 Ashley Fleetwings (PSL)
1951-52 Wilkes-Barre Barons (ABL)

Born to Patrick and Helen McLaughlin, the 6'3 Tom went 53 consecutive games scoring double-digit points, a remarkable record at King's College. He played for the Wilkes-Barre Barons in the 1951-52 season before taking work with the Commercial Credit Company in Trenton, New Jersey. 

Source:
Wilkes-Barre Times Leader, Evening Edition, November 28, 1952

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