1971-72 Firelands Conference Basketball Scores


Black River
Coach:  Bob Kelly
Record:  8-11 (7-7 FC)
Leading Scorer:  Jim Kusmik (393 pts/20.6 avg)

Date		Versus                 W/L     BRHS    Opp
11/26/71	Northwestern		L	51	61
11/27/71	@Wellington		L	84	88
12/03/71*	Edison			W	85	60
12/10/71*	@Norwalk St. Paul	W	59	47
12/17/71*	Mapleton		W	72	63
12/18/71*	New London		W	82	57
12/23/71	@Buckeye		L	64	80
12/29/71	Keystone		W	92	69
01/07/72*	Monroeville		L	62	83
01/14/72*	@South Central		L	72	90
01/15/72*	Western Reserve		L	57	62
01/21/72*	@Edison			W	64	60
01/25/72*	Mapleton		L	62	63
01/28/72*	Norwalk St. Paul	W	71	63
02/04/72*	@New London		W	77	67
02/11/72*	@Monroeville		L	64	68
02/18/72*	South Central		L	73	74	OT
02/19/72*	@Western Reserve	L	75	91
02/25/72	Cleveland Lutheran West	L	69	80	Class A Sectional Tournament at North Ridgeville High School


Edison
Coach:  Mike Schifer
Record:  4-15 (3-11 FC)
Leading Scorer:  Ken Rose (371 pts/19.5 avg)

Date		Versus                 W/L     EHS     Opp
12/03/71*	@Black River		L	60	85
12/10/71*	Monroeville		L	54	72
12/17/71*	@South Central		L	54	70
12/18/71*	Western Reserve		L	49	64
12/21/71	Norwalk			L	51	87
12/29/71	@Firelands		L	46	71
01/04/72*	@Norwalk St. Paul	L	56	60
01/08/72	Huron			L	56	85
01/14/72*	Mapleton		W	69	47
01/15/72*	@New London		L	58	66
01/21/72*	Black River		L	60	64
01/22/72	@Margaretta		W	74	66
01/28/72*	@Monroeville		L	59	85
01/29/72*	South Central		L	80	87
02/04/72*	@Western Reserve	L	67	70
02/11/72*	Norwalk St. Paul	W	65	59
02/18/72*	@Mapleton		L	62	68
02/19/72*	New London		W	72	54
02/22/72	Tiffin Calvert		L	55	94	Class AA Sectional Tournament at Sandusky High School


Mapleton
Coach:  Jerry Weyer
Record:  8-11 (7-7 FC)
Leading Scorer:  Ron Ross (266 pts/14.0 avg)

Date		Versus                 W/L     MHS     Opp
11/30/71	Crestview		W	61	55
12/03/71*	South Central		W	56	41
12/10/71*	@New London		W	69	55
12/17/71*	Black River		L	63	72
12/18/71*	@Norwalk St. Paul	L	57	69
12/29/71	Loudonville		L	55	68
01/07/72*	Western Reserve		L	52	63
01/08/72	@Plymouth		L	63	66
01/14/72*	@Edison			L	47	69
01/15/72*	Monroeville		L	47	48
01/21/72*	@South Central		L	55	61
01/25/72*	@Black River		W	63	62
01/28/72*	New London		W	63	61
02/04/72*	Norwalk St. Paul	W	65	59
02/05/72	@Hillsdale		L	66	78
02/11/72*	@Western Reserve	W	53	52
02/18/72*	Edison			W	68	62
02/19/72*	@Monroeville		L	53	63
02/26/72	Clearview		L	52	67	Class A Sectional Tournament at North Ridgeville High School


Monroeville
Coach:  Jerry Everhart
Record:  17-3 (13-1 FC)
Leading Scorer:  Bob Krull (417 pts/20.8 avg)

Date		Versus                 W/L     MHS     Opp
11/24/71	Mansfield St. Peter's	L	47	90
12/03/71*	New London		W	90	56
12/04/71	Seneca East		W	70	63
12/10/71*	@Edison			W	72	54
12/11/71	@Margaretta		W	78	73
12/17/71*	@Western Reserve	L	74	80
12/18/71*	South Central		W	67	58
01/07/72*	@Black River		W	83	62
01/14/72*	Norwalk St. Paul	W	61	49
01/15/72*	@Mapleton		W	48	47
01/21/72*	@New London		W	85	51
01/22/72	Danbury			W	76	74
01/28/72*	Edison			W	85	59
01/29/72*	Western Reserve		W	91	75
02/04/72*	@South Central		W	76	69
02/11/72*	Black River		W	68	64
02/18/72*	@Norwalk St. Paul	W	58	52
02/19/72*	Mapleton		W	63	53
03/03/72	Danbury			W	80	61	Class A Sectional Tournament at Willard High School
03/09/72	Mansfield St. Peter's	L	58	75	Class A Sectional Tournament at Bellevue High School


New London
Coach:  Lanny Repp
Record:  2-17 (2-12 FC)
Leading Scorer:  Gary Hopkins (202 pts/10.6 avg)

Date		Versus                 W/L     NLHS    Opp
11/24/71	@Keystone		L	49	69
12/03/71*	@Monroeville		L	56	90
12/10/71*	Mapleton		L	55	69
12/11/71	Columbia		L	55	91
12/17/71*	Norwalk St. Paul	L	68	84
12/18/71*	@Black River		L	57	82
12/29/71	Seneca East		L	65	68
01/07/72*	South Central		L	57	74
01/08/72*	@Norwalk St. Paul	L	61	62
01/14/72*	@Western Reserve	L	52	73
01/15/72*	Edison			W	66	58
01/21/72*	Monroeville		L	51	85
01/28/72*	@Mapleton		L	61	63
02/04/72*	Black River		L	67	77
02/11/72*	@South Central		L	49	82
02/12/72	@Lucas			L	63	72
02/18/72*	Western Reserve		W	61	58
02/19/72*	@Edison			L	54	72
02/25/72	Mansfield St. Peter's	L	38	65	Class A Sectional Tournament at Madison High School


Norwalk St. Paul
Coach:  Roger Holman
Record:  10-9 (7-7 FC)
Leading Scorer:  Gary Bareman (351 pts/18.4 avg)

Date		Versus                 W/L     SPHS    Opp
11/24/71	Spencer Sharples	W	64	49
12/03/71*	@Western Reserve	W	68	56
12/10/71*	Black River		L	47	59
12/17/71*	@New London		W	84	66
12/18/71*	Mapleton		W	69	57
12/22/71	Spencer Sharples	W	73	56	Holiday Tournament at Norwalk St. Paul High School
12/23/71	New Riegel		L	56	68	Holiday Tournament at Norwalk St. Paul High School
12/29/71	Danbury			W	68	61	OT
01/04/72*	Edison			W	60	56
01/08/72*	New London		W	62	61
01/14/72*	@Monroeville		L	49	61
01/15/72*	South Central		W	76	68
01/21/72*	Western Reserve		W	64	60
01/28/72*	@Black River		L	63	71
02/04/72*	@Mapleton		L	59	65
02/11/72*	@Edison			L	59	65
02/18/72*	Monroeville		L	52	58
02/19/72*	@South Central		L	72	81
03/04/72	Seneca East		L	63	66	Class A Sectional Tournament at Willard High School


South Central
Coach:  Terry Hunt
Record:  11-9 (9-5 FC)
Leading Scorer:  Tom Kramb (370 pts/18.5 avg)

Date		Versus                 W/L     SCHS    Opp
12/03/71*	@Mapleton		L	41	56
12/10/71*	Western Reserve		W	69	46
12/17/71*	Edison			W	70	54
12/18/71*	@Monroeville		L	58	67
12/29/71	Plymouth		L	59	61
01/07/72*	@New London		W	74	57
01/14/72*	Black River		W	90	72
01/15/72*	@Norwalk St. Paul	L	68	76
01/21/72*	Mapleton		W	61	55
01/22/72	Sandusky St. Mary	L	50	54
01/28/72*	@Western Reserve	L	69	83
01/29/72*	@Edison			W	87	80
02/04/72*	Monroeville		L	69	76
02/05/72	@Buckeye Central	L	76	83	OT
02/11/72*	New London		W	82	49
02/18/72*	@Black River		W	74	73	OT
02/19/72*	Norwalk St. Paul	W	81	72
02/26/72	Plymouth		W	80	68	Class A Sectional Tournament at Madison High School
03/03/72	Lucas			W	57	56	Class A Sectional Tournament at Madison High School
03/10/72	Seneca East		L	42	58	Class A District Tournament at Bellevue High School


Western Reserve
Coach:  Joe Bibb
Record:  11-8 (8-6 FC)
Leading Scorer:  Dave Mesenburg (421 pts/22.1 avg)

Date		Versus                 W/L     WRHS    Opp
11/26/71	Clyde			W	74	55
12/03/71*	Norwalk St. Paul	L	56	68
12/04/71	Wellington		W	79	60
12/10/71*	@South Central		L	46	69
12/17/71*	Monroeville		W	80	74
12/18/71*	@Edison			W	64	49
01/07/72*	@Mapleton		W	63	52
01/08/72	Danbury			W	70	68
01/14/72*	New London		W	73	52
01/15/72*	@Black River		W	62	57
01/21/72*	@Norwalk St. Paul	L	60	64
01/22/72	@Keystone		L	59	80
01/28/72*	South Central		W	83	69
01/29/72*	@Monroeville		L	75	91
02/04/72*	Edison			W	70	67
02/11/72*	Mapleton		L	52	53
02/18/72*	@New London		L	58	61
02/19/72*	Black River		W	91	75
02/25/72	Seneca East		L	51	65	Class A Sectional Tournament at Willard High School

Firelands Conference Standings

Team FC OFF DEF OAVG DAVG Monroeville 13 - 1 1021 829 72.92 59.21 South Central 9 - 5 993 916 70.92 65.42 Western Reserve 8 - 6 933 901 66.64 64.35 Black River 7 - 7 975 948 69.64 67.71 Mapleton 7 - 7 811 837 57.92 59.78 Norwalk St. Paul 7 - 7 884 886 63.14 63.28 Edison 3 - 11 865 951 61.78 67.92 New London 2 - 12 815 1029 58.21 73.50 Totals 56 - 56 7297 7297 65.15 65.15

Firelands Conference Top Ten Scoring Averages

RNK AVG Name School Points Games 1 22.92 Bob Krull Monroeville 321 14 2 21.85 Jim Kusmik Black River 306 14 3 20.64 Dave Mesenburg Western Reserve 289 14 4 19.21 Gary Bareman Norwalk St. Paul 269 14 5 19.07 Ken Rose Edison 267 14 6 17.42 Tom Kramb South Central 244 14 7 15.00 Clyde Honeycutt South Central 210 14 8 14.35 Ron Ross Mapleton 201 14 9 13.61 Ron Strimpfel Western Reserve 177 13 10 13.58 Tim Weisenberger Western Rseerve 163 12

Firelands Conference Top Ten Scoring Games

RNK PTS Name School Versus Date 1 41 Jim Kusmik Black River New London 12/18/1971 2 33 Bob Krull Monroeville Western Reserve 12/17/1971 33 Bob Krull Monroeville Western Reserve 01/29/1972 33 Jim Kusmik Black River South Central 02/18/1972 5 32 Dave Mesenburg Western Reserve South Central 01/28/1972 6 30 Jim Kusmik Black River Western Reserve 01/15/1972 7 29 Bob Krull Monroeville New London 12/03/1971 29 Chuck Rinehart South Central Edison 01/29/1972 29 Ken Rose Edison Norwalk St. Paul 02/11/1972 29 Bob Krull Monroeville Mapleton 02/19/1972 Return to Firelands index Email Me