1951-52 Crawford County Basketball Scores


Bucyrus
Coach:  Richard King
Record:  14-6 (5-2 NOL)
Leading Scorer:  Dan Bumstead (351 pts/17.5 avg)

Date		Versus		       W/L     BHS     OPP
12/04/51	Tiffin Columbian	L	38	47
12/11/51	@Crestline		W	45	42
12/14/51	Galion			L	51	53
12/21/51*	Willard			W	69	46
12/27/51	Lorain			W	46	42	At Fostoria High School
12/28/51	Toledo Devilbiss	L	34	47	At Fostoria High School
01/04/52	@Madison		W	53	46
01/11/52*	Shelby			W	43	35
01/15/52	Kenton			W	59	45
01/18/52*	Crestline		W	67	56
01/25/52*	@Norwalk		L	49	51
02/01/52*	@Upper Sandusky		W	60	42
02/05/52	@Delaware		W	51	50
02/11/52	@Shelby			W	63	39
02/15/52	@Willard		W	69	55
02/19/52	Madison			W	74	58
02/22/52*	@Galion			W	67	53
02/08/52*	Bellevue		L	55	58
02/27/52	Crestline		W	80	64	Class A Sectional Tournament at Marion Coliseum
02/29/52	Ashland			L	53	67	Class A Sectional Tournament at Marion Coliseum


Chatfield
Coach:  Dale Meffley
Record:  5-19 (3-12 CCL) (missing 1 loss)
Leading Scorer:  Clem Studer (383 pts/17.4 avg)

Date		Versus		       W/L     CHS     OPP
11/02/51*	@Mt. Zion		W	53	44
11/09/51*	New Washington		L	46	49
11/16/51*	@Sulphur Springs	L	50	79
11/21/51*	Leesville		L	38	53	At Crestline High School - NEED BOX
11/24/51*	Holmes-Liberty		L	48	67
11/30/51*	North Robinson		L	57	73
12/07/51*	@Lykens			W	56	53
12/08/51	Attica			L	40	45
12/28/51	Lykens			L	28	37	NEED BOX
01/04/52*	Sulphur Springs		L	53	58
01/11/52*	@New Washington		L	38	60
01/12/52	Tiro			L	42	57
01/18/52*	Mt. Zion		W	61	44
01/19/52	Sycamore		L	42	62
01/22/52*	@Tiro			L	44	51
01/25/52*	@North Robinson		L	51	53
02/01/52*	@Holmes-Liberty		L	45	54
02/05/52*	@Whetstone		L	55	56
02/08/52*	Leesville		L	52	59
02/12/52	Holmes-Liberty		W	46	40	Class B Crawford County Tournament at Bucyrus High School
02/18/52	North Robinson		L	45	55	Class B Crawford County Tournament at Bucyrus High School
02/21/52	New Washington		W	51	49	Class B Crawford County Tournament at Bucyrus High School
02/23/52	Leesville		L	37	68	Class B Crawford County Tournament at Bucyrus High School


Crestline
Coach:  Merle Hutson
Record:  5-10 (1-6 NOL)
Leading Scorer:  Larry Dodd (304 pts/20.2 avg)

Date		Versus		       W/L     CHS     OPP
12/07/51	Upper Sandusky		W	50	44
12/11/51	Bucyrus			L	42	45
01/08/52	Galion			L	45	49
01/11/52*	Norwalk			L	48	59
01/15/52	@Shelby			W	42	38
01/18/52*	@Bucyrus		L	56	67
01/22/52	@Madison		L	46	54
01/25/52*	Bellevue		L	50	53
02/01/52*	Willard			W	67	43
02/05/52	Madison			W	83	47
02/08/52*	@Galion			L	59	85
02/15/52*	Shelby			L	59	63
02/19/52	@Willard		W	57	55
02/22/52*	@Upper Sandusky		L	63	67
02/27/52	Bucyrus			L	64	80	Class A Sectional Tournament at Marion Coliseum


Galion
Coach:  Dick Backensto
Record:  13-5 (5-2 NOL)
Leading Scorer:  Harmon Mansperger (348 pts/19.3 avg)

Date		Versus		       W/L     GHS     OPP
12/04/51	Marion Harding		W	66	64
12/07/51	@Shelby			W	67	57
12/11/51	Madison			W	81	49
12/14/51	@Bucyrus		W	53	51
12/21/51	Ashland			L	48	58
12/28/51	Wooster			W	44	40
01/08/52	@Crestline		W	49	45
01/11/52*	@Bellevue		L	55	59
01/18/52*	Willard			W	81	60
01/25/52*	@Upper Sandusky		W	79	50
01/26/52	@Madison		W	71	56
02/01/52*	Shelby			W	75	53
02/06/52	@Marion Harding		L	44	59	At Marion Coliseum
02/09/52*	Crestline		W	85	59
02/15/52*	@Norwalk		W	64	62
02/22/52*	Bucyrus			L	53	67
02/26/52	Madison			W	70	53	Class A Sectional Tournament at Marion Coliseum
02/29/52	Mansfield Senior	L	46	90	Class A Sectional Tournament at Marion Coliseum


Holmes-Liberty
Coach:  Bill Donnenwirth
Record:  9-8 (9-6 CCL)
Leading Scorer:  Richard Schiefer (267 pts/15.7 avg)

Date		Versus		       W/L     HSHS    OPP
11/02/51*	Sulphur Springs		L	57	70
11/09/51*	@Whetstone		L	44	49
11/16/51*	Tiro			W	52	48
11/21/51*	New Washington		L	43	45
11/24/51*	@Chatfield		W	67	48
11/30/51*	@Mt. Zion		W	77	38
12/07/51*	North Robinson		W	50	48	OT
01/04/52*	@Tiro			W	47	43
01/08/52*	Lykens			W	78	40
01/11/52*	Whetstone		W	66	45
01/15/52*	Leesville		L	40	50	At Crestline High School
01/18/52*	@Sulphur Springs	L	42	65
01/25/52*	Mt. Zion		W	70	53
02/01/52*	Chatfield		W	54	45
02/08/52*	@New Washington		L	53	63
02/12/52	Chatfield		L	40	46	Class B Crawford County Tournament at Bucyrus High School
02/14/52	Sulphur Springs		L	62	75	Class B Crawford County Tournament at Bucyrus High School


Leesville
Coach:  Robert Morrison
Record:  24-5 (14-1 CCL)
Leading Scorer:  Jack McKean (332 pts/12.7 avg) (missing 1 game)

Date		Versus		       W/L     LHS     OPP
11/02/51*	Tiro			W	47	30	At Crestline High School
11/09/51*	Mt. Zion		W	59	33	At Crestline High School
11/16/51*	@Lykens			W	59	27
11/20/51	@Ontario		W	48	32
11/21/51*	Chatfield		W	53	38	At Crestline High School - NEED BOX
11/30/51*	@Whetstone		W	51	31
11/27/51	@Plymouth		W	62	32
12/08/51*	Sulphur Springs		W	57	48	At Crestline High School
12/22/51	@Ft. Recovery		L	48	64
12/27/51	Vanlue			W	57	35	Holiday Tournament at Sycamore High School
12/28/51	@Sycamore		W	43	41	Holiday Tournament at Sycamore High School
01/04/52*	Lykens			W	59	27	At Crestline High School
01/05/52*	@North Robinson		W	55	46
01/11/52*	@Mt. Zion		W	82	33
01/15/52*	Holmes-Liberty		W	50	40	At Crestline High School
01/18/52*	@Tiro			W	45	28
01/22/52*	@New Washington		L	50	51
01/25/52*	@Whetstone		W	72	37
01/29/52	@Sulphur Springs	W	69	57
02/02/52*	North Robinson		W	71	57	At Crestline High School
02/08/52*	@Chatfield		W	59	52
02/09/52	Marion St. Mary		L	41	61	At Marion Coliseum
02/12/52	Sulphur Springs		W	52	46	Class B Crawford County Tournament at Bucyrus High School
02/16/52	North Robinson		L	53	63	Class B Crawford County Tournament at Bucyrus High School
02/18/52	Lykens			W	47	29	Class B Crawford County Tournament at Bucyrus High School
02/21/52	Tiro			W	54	34	Class B Crawford County Tournament at Bucyrus High School
02/23/52	Chatfield		W	68	37	Class B Crawford County Tournament at Bucyrus High School
03/01/52	Old Fort		W	46	29	Class B District Tournament at Heidelberg College
03/07/52	McComb			L	50	52	Class B District Tournament at Heidelberg College


Lykens
Coach:  Jack West
Record:  3-20 (1-14 CCL)
Leading Scorer:  Paul Stineman (297 pts/12.9 avg)

Date		Versus		       W/L     LHS     OPP
11/09/51*	@Tiro			L	20	66	NEED BOX
11/  /51	?Arlington		L	27	66	NEED BOX
11/14/51*	Whetstone		L	38	65
11/16/51*	Leesville		L	27	59
11/21/51*	Sulphur Springs		L	28	83	NEED BOX
11/27/51	@Sycamore		L	33	86
11/30/51*	@New Washington		L	25	60
12/04/51*	@Mt. Zion		L	33	52
12/07/51*	Chatfield		L	53	56	NEED BOX
12/  /51	?Bloomville		L	43	63	NEED BOX
12/14/51*	North Robinson		L	45	78	NEED BOX
12/28/51	@Chatfield		W	37	28
01/04/52*	Leesville		L	27	59	At Crestline High School
01/08/52*	@Holmes-Liberty		L	40	78
01/11/52*	Tiro			L	34	40
01/18/52*	@Whetstone		L	43	76
01/  /52	?Bloomville		L	38	54	NEED BOX
01/25/52*	New Washington		L	42	55
02/01/52*	Mt. Zion		W	53	48
02/08/52*	@Sulphur Springs	L	49	84
02/12/52	Whetstone		L	56	69	Class B Crawford County Tournament at Bucyrus High School
02/16/52	Mt. Zion		W	63	51	Class B Crawford County Tournament at Bucyrus High School
02/18/52	Leesville		L	29	47	Class B Crawford County Tournament at Bucyrus High School


Mt. Zion
Coach:  Allen Miller
Record:  3-17 (2-13 CCL) (missing 1 loss)
Leading Scorer:  Roger Sand (182 pts/10.7 avg) (missing 2 games)

Date		Versus		       W/L     MZHS    OPP
11/02/51*	Chatfield		L	44	53
11/09/51*	Leesville		L	33	59	At Crestline High School
11/16/51*	@New Washington		L	40	70	NEED BOX
11/20/51*	@North Robinson		L	52	72
11/30/51*	Holmes-Liberty		L	38	77
12/04/51*	Lykens			W	52	33
12/07/51*	@Tiro			L	43	56	NEED BOX
12/14/51*	Whetstone		L	43	69
01/04/52*	New Washington		L	44	66
01/11/52*	Leesville		L	33	82
01/18/52*	@Chatfield		L	44	61
01/19/52	@Dola			L	43	63
01/25/52*	@Holmes-Liberty		L	53	70
01/29/52	Nevada			W	50	48
02/01/52*	@Lykens			L	48	53
02/05/52*	@Sulphur Springs	L	63	86
02/08/52*	North Robinson		W	53	48
02/14/52	Tiro			L	51	63	Class B Crawford County Tournament at Bucyrus High School
02/16/52	Lykens			L	51	63	Class B Crawford County Tournament at Bucyrus High School


New Washington
Coach:  Frank Robey
Record:  16-4 (13-2 CCL)
Leading Scorer:  Richard Ehresman (257 pts/15.1 avg)

Date		Versus		       W/L     NWHS    OPP
11/09/51*	@Chatfield		W	49	46
11/16/51*	Mt. Zion		W	70	40
11/17/51*	Tiro			L	46	48	OT
11/21/51*	Holmes-Liberty		W	45	43
11/30/51*	Lykens			W	60	25
12/04/51*	North Robinson		W	57	52
12/07/51*	Whetstone		W	62	47
12/11/51	Greenwich		W	82	31
01/04/52*	@Mt. Zion		W	66	44
01/08/52*	@Sulphur Springs	L	35	46
01/11/52*	Chatfield		W	60	38
01/16/52	@Greenwich		W	57	41
01/18/52*	@North Robinson		W	58	57
01/22/52*	Leesville		W	51	50
01/25/52*	@Lykens			W	55	42
02/01/52*	Tiro			W	61	51
02/08/52*	Holmes-Liberty		W	63	53
02/14/52	Whetstone		L	63	66	Class B Crawford County Tournament at Bucyrus High School
02/16/52	Sulphur Springs		W	67	65	Class B Crawford County Tournament at Bucyrus High School
02/21/52	Chatfield		L	49	51	Class B Crawford County Tournament at Bucyrus High School


North Robinson
Coach:  Howard Spicer
Record:  11-11 (7-8 CCL)
Leading Scorer:  Jack Courter (308 pts/14.6 avg) (missing 1 game)

Date		Versus		       W/L     NRHS    OPP
11/02/51	@Bloomville		L	45	47
11/09/51*	@Sulphur Springs	L	45	78
11/16/51*	Whetstone		W	50	47
11/20/51*	Mt. Zion		W	72	52
11/30/51*	@Chatfield		W	73	57
12/04/51*	@New Washington		L	52	57
12/07/51*	@Holmes-Liberty		L	48	50	2OT
12/14/51*	@Lykens			W	78	45	NEED BOX
01/04/52*	@Whetstone		L	59	63	OT
01/05/52*	Leesville		L	46	55
01/11/52*	Sulphur Springs		W	78	59
01/18/52*	New Washington		L	57	58
01/22/52	Edison			W	64	57
01/25/52*	Chatfield		W	53	51
01/30/52*	Tiro			W	67	54
02/02/52*	Leesville		L	57	71	At Crestline High School
02/05/52	Bloomville		L	49	55
02/08/52*	@Mt. Zion		L	48	53
02/16/52	Leesville		W	63	53	Class B Crawford County Tournament at Bucyrus High School
02/18/52	Chatfield		W	55	45	Class B Crawford County Tournament at Bucyrus High School
02/23/52	Whetstone		W	81	62	Class B Crawford County Tournament at Bucyrus High School
02/28/52	Sycamore		L	24	62	Class B District Tournament at Heidelberg College


Sulphur Springs
Coach:  Tom Thatcher
Record:  13-9 (11-4 CCL)
Leading Scorer:  Demont Sponseller (381 pts/17.3 avg)

Date		Versus		       W/L     SSHS    OPP
11/02/51*	@Holmes-Liberty		W	70	57
11/09/51*	North Robinson		W	78	45
11/16/51*	Chatfield		W	79	50
11/19/51*	@Lykens			W	83	28	NEED BOX
11/30/51*	Tiro			W	65	38
12/04/51	@Sycamore		L	48	54
12/08/51*	Leesville		L	48	57	At Crestline High School
12/28/51	Elm Valley		L	44	53	Holiday Tournament at Marion Coliseum
12/29/51	Radnor			W	42	27	Holiday Tournament at Marion Coliseum
01/04/52*	@Chatfield		W	58	53
01/08/52*	New Washington		W	46	35
01/11/52*	@North Robinson		L	59	78
01/15/52*	@Whetstone		L	54	79
01/18/52*	Holmes-Liberty		W	65	42
01/25/52*	@Tiro			L	50	51
01/29/52	Leesville		L	57	69
02/01/52*	Whetstone		W	92	65
02/05/52*	Mt. Zion		W	86	63
02/08/52*	Lykens			W	84	49
02/12/52	Leesville		L	46	52	Class B Crawford County Tournament at Bucyrus High School
02/14/52	Holmes-Liberty		W	75	62	Class B Crawford County Tournament at Bucyrus High School
02/16/52	New Washington		L	65	67	Class B Crawford County Tournament at Bucyrus High School


Tiro
Coach:  Robert Weygant
Record:  10-11 (8-7 CCL)
Leading Scorer:  Wendell Amstutz (289 pts/13.7 avg)

Date		Versus		       W/L     THS     OPP
11/02/51*	Leesville		L	30	47	At Crestline High School
11/09/51*	Lykens			W	66	20	NEED BOX
11/16/51*	@Holmes-Liberty		L	48	52
11/17/51*	New Washington		W	48	46	2OT - NEED BOX
11/19/51*	Whetstone		W	50	34	NEED BOX
11/20/51	@Lucas			L	28	38
11/30/51*	@Sulphur Springs	L	38	65
12/07/51*	Mt. Zion		W	56	43
01/04/52*	Holmes-Liberty		L	43	47
01/08/52	@Lexington		L	43	47
01/11/52*	@Lykens			W	40	34
01/12/52	@Chatfield		W	57	42
01/18/52*	Leesville		L	28	45
01/22/52*	Chatfield		W	51	44
01/25/52*	Sulphur Springs		W	51	50
01/30/52*	@North Robinson		L	54	67
02/01/52*	@New Washington		L	51	61
02/08/52*	@Whetstone		W	47	35
02/14/52	Mt. Zion		W	63	51	Class B Crawford County Tournament at Bucyrus High School
02/18/52	Whetstone		L	48	55	Class B Crawford County Tournament at Bucyrus High School
02/21/52	Leesville		L	34	54	Class B Crawford County Tournament at Bucyrus High School


Whetstone
Coach:  Bob Duncan
Record:  11-12 (7-8 CCL)
Leading Scorer:  Arden Haycook (399 pts/17.3 avg)

Date		Versus		       W/L     WHS     OPP
11/09/51*	Holmes-Liberty		W	49	44
11/14/51*	@Lykens			W	65	38
11/16/51*	@North Robinson		L	47	50
11/19/51*	@Tiro			L	34	50
11/30/51*	Leesville		L	31	51
12/04/51	Martel			W	55	31
12/07/51*	@New Washington		L	47	62
12/14/51*	@Mt. Zion		W	69	43
01/04/52*	North Robinson		W	63	59	OT
01/08/52	@Ontario		L	52	59
01/11/52*	@Holmes-Liberty		L	45	66
01/15/52*	Sulphur Springs		W	79	54
01/18/52*	Lykens			W	76	43
01/22/52	Nevada			L	57	62
01/25/52*	Leesville		L	37	72
02/01/52*	@Sulphur Springs	L	65	92
02/05/52*	Chatfield		W	56	55
02/08/52*	Tiro			L	35	47
02/12/52	Lykens			W	69	56	Class B Crawford County Tournament at Bucyrus High School
02/14/52	New Washington		W	66	63	Class B Crawford County Tournament at Bucyrus High School
02/18/52	Tiro			W	55	48	Class B Crawford County Tournament at Bucyrus High School
02/23/52	North Robinson		L	62	81	Class B Crawford County Tournament at Bucyrus High School
02/26/52	Old Fort		L	41	50	Class B District Tournament at Heidelberg College

Crawford County League Standings

Team CCL Reg Overall Leesville 14 - 1 19 - 3 24 - 5 New Washington 13 - 2 15 - 2 16 - 4 Sulphur Springs 11 - 4 12 - 7 13 - 9 Holmes-Liberty 9 - 6 9 - 6 9 - 8 Tiro 8 - 7 9 - 9 10 - 11 North Robinson 7 - 8 8 - 10 11 - 11 Whetstone 7 - 8 8 - 10 11 - 12 Chatfield 3 - 12 3 - 17 5 - 19 Mt. Zion 2 - 13 3 - 15 3 - 20 Lykens 1 - 14 2 - 18 3 - 20

Northern Ohio League Standings

Team NOL Reg Overall Bellevue 6 - 1 13 - 6 14 - 7 Bucyrus 5 - 2 13 - 5 14 - 6 Galion 5 - 2 12 - 4 13 - 5 Norwalk 5 - 2 9 - 7 10 - 8 Shelby 4 - 3 5 - 13 5 - 14 Upper Sandusky 2 - 5 5 - 11 5 - 12 Crestline 1 - 6 5 - 9 5 - 10 Willard 0 - 7 3 - 15 3 - 16

Crawford County Top Ten Scoring Averages

RNK AVG Name School Points Games 1 20.26 Larry Dodd Crestline 304 15 2 19.33 Harmon Mansperger Galion 348 18 3 17.34 Arden Haycook Whetstone 399 23 4 17.55 Dan Bumstead Bucyrus 351 20 5 17.40 Clem Studer Chatfield 383 22 6 17.31 Demont Sponseller Sulphur Springs 381 22 7 15.70 Richard Schiefer Holmes-Liberty 267 17 8 15.11 Richard Ehresman New Washington 257 17 9 14.66 Jack Courter North Robinson 308 21 missing 1 game 10 14.38 Mel Starr North Robinson 302 21 missing 1 game

Crawford County Top Ten Scoring Games

RNK PTS Name School Versus Date 1 36 Clem Studer Chatfield Mt. Zion 01/18/1952 2 34 Paul Stineman Lykens Mt. Zion 02/16/1952 3 32 Arden Haycook Whetstone Sulphur Springs 01/15/1952 32 Harmon Mansperger Galion Willard 01/18/1952 32 Larry Dodd Crestline Madison 02/05/1952 32 Lloyd Blackford North Robinson Whetstone 02/23/1952 7 31 Harmon Mansperger Galion Upper Sandusky 01/25/1952 8 30 Demont Sponseller Sulphur Springs Holmes-Liberty 02/14/1952 9 29 Bob Klein Tiro Holmes-Liberty 11/16/1951 10 28 Demont Sponseller Sulphur Springs Chatfield 11/16/1951 28 Jack Courter North Robinson Mt. Zion 11/20/1951 28 Arden Haycook Whetstone Nevada 01/22/1952 28 Larry Dodd Crestline Upper Sandusky 02/22/1952 Return to Crawford County index Email Me