1952-53 Buckeye League Boys Basketball Scores


Fostoria
Coach:  Art Wilson
Record:  14-5 (8-0 BL)
Leading Scorer:  Scores Only

Date		Versus		       W/L     OFF     DEF
		?Toledo Macomber	W	68	63
		?Sandusky		W	55	44
	*	?Fremont Ross		W	79	61
		?Mansfield Senior	L	50	66
	*	?Bowling Green		W	57	44
		?Clay			W	70	44
01/02/53*	@Marion Harding		W	63	50	At Marion Coliseum
		?Bellevue		L	66	73
	*	?Tiffin Columbian	W	56	43
		?Findlay		L	54	59	Findlay on OHSAA probation and game technically does not count
	*	?Fremont Ross		W	66	59
	*	?Bowling Green		W	72	63
		?Lima Central		W	90	73
02/06/53*	Marion Harding		W	52	49
	*	?Tiffin Columbian	W	61	42
		?Findlay		L	45	66	Findlay on OHSAA probation and game technically does not count
02/25/53	Clay			W	80	59	Class A Sectional Tournament at Rossford High School
02/27/53	Whitmer			W	58	56	Class A Sectional Tournament at Rossford High School
02/28/53	Bowling Green		L	47	63	Class A Sectional Tournament at Rossford High School


Marion Harding
Coach:  Kenny Somerlot
Record:  9-10 (4-4 BL)
Leading Scorer:  Bill Smiley (229 pts/12.0 avg)

Date		Versus		       W/L     MHHS    OPP
11/25/52	@Bexley			W	46	32
12/02/52	Galion			W	44	43	At Marion Coliseum
12/05/52	Willard			W	53	46	At Marion Coliseum
12/12/52*	@Bowling Green		L	49	58
12/19/52	Findlay			L	18	54	At Marion Coliseum; Findlay was on OHSAA probation and games did not "count"
12/30/52	@Ashland		L	56	70
01/02/53*	Fostoria		L	50	63	At Marion Coliseum
01/09/53*	@Fremont Ross		L	67	72
01/13/53	@Shelby			W	61	58
01/16/53*	Tiffin Columbian	W	51	45	At Marion Coliseum
01/23/53*	Bowling Green		W	53	36	At Marion Coliseum
01/30/53	@Findlay		L	43	54	Findlay was on OHSAA probation and games did not "count"
01/31/53	Columbus West		L	59	78	At Marion Coliseum
02/03/53	@Galion			L	74	79	OT
02/06/53*	@Fostoria		L	49	52
02/10/53	Shelby			W	58	45	At Marion Coliseum
02/13/53*	Fremont Ross		W	61	52	At Marion Coliseum
02/20/53*	@Tiffin Columbian	W	69	65
02/23/53	Columbus Central	L	48	74	Class A District Tournament at Columbus Fairgrounds Coliseum


Tiffin Columbian
Coach:  Harry Auble
Record:  5-15 (0-8 BL)
Leading Scorer:  Ronald Company (244 pts/12.2 avg)

Date		Versus		       W/L     OFF     DEF
		?Willard		L	55	56
		?Port Clinton		W	56	40
12/09/52	Bucyrus			L	58	68
		?Findlay		L	30	63
	*	?Fremont Ross		L	45	60
	*	?Bowling Green		L	36	39
	*	?Fostoria		L	43	56
		?Sandusky		W	62	55
01/16/53*	@Marion Harding		L	45	51	At Marion Coliseum
		?Findlay		L	45	75
		?Bellevue		L	48	63
		?Tiffin Calvert		L	67	68
	*	?Bowling Green		L	51	52
	*	?Fostoria		L	42	61
	*	?Fremont Ross		L	66	67
02/20/53*	Marion Harding		L	65	69
02/23/53	Norwalk			W	63	56	Class A Sectional Tournament at Sandusky
02/25/53	Willard			W	78	62	Class A Sectional Tournament at Sandusky
02/26/53	Fremont Ross		W	77	73	Class A Sectional Tournament at Sandusky
02/28/53	Sandusky		L	46	56	Class A Sectional Tournament at Sandusky

Buckeye League Standings

Team BL OFF DEF OAVG DAVG Fostoria 8 - 0 506 411 63.25 51.37 Marion Harding 4 - 4 449 443 56.12 55.37 Tiffin Columbian 0 - 8 393 455 49.12 56.87 Bowling Green Findlay Fremont Ross #Buckeye League voted to not include Findlay games in standings *Findlay games did not officially count due to OHSAA probation

Buckeye League Top Ten Scoring Averages

RNK AVG Name School Points Games 11.37 Dennis Smith Marion Harding 91 8

Buckeye League Top Ten Scoring Games

RNK PTS Name School Versus Date 22 Bob Hamor Marion Harding Fostoria 02/06/1953 21 Doug Bibler Marion Harding Tiffin Columbian 02/20/1953 16 Dennis Smith Marion Harding Fostoria 01/02/1953 16 Dennis Smith Marion Harding Fremont Ross 02/13/1953 15 Bill Smiley Marion Harding Bowling Green 12/12/1952 15 Doug Bibler Marion Harding Fremont Ross 02/13/1953 Return to the Buckeye League index Email Me