1952-53 Firelands League Basketball Scores


Monroeville
Coach:  Bill McConaha
Record:  5-9 (1-6 FL; 2-2 HCL)
Leading Scorer:  Tom Fries (165 pts/12.6 avg) or Dave Scheid (160 pts/12.3 avg) (missing 1 game each)

Date		Versus                 W/L     OFF     DEF
11/15/52*	@North Fairfield	W	65	49	HCL - NEED BOX
11/25/52*	Greenwich		W	49	48	HCL
12/12/52*	Milan			L	47	58	FL
12/16/52*	Townsend-Wakeman	L	52	54	HCL
12/23/52	New Haven		W	51	50	Possibly originally scheduled for 01/09/1953
01/09/53*	@New London		L	49	59	FL; HCL
01/13/53	@York			L	49	53
01/16/53*	Vermilion		W	60	58	FL
01/23/53*	@Huron			L	60	77	FL
01/30/53*	@Norwalk St. Paul	L	51	55	FL
02/06/53*	Margaretta		L	61	97	FL
02/13/53*	@Berlin Heights		L	65	69	FL
02/17/53	Greenwich		W	57	44	Class B Huron County Tournament at New London High School
02/19/53	New Haven		L	45	50	Class B Huron County Tournament at New London High School


New London
Coach:  Les Myers
Record:  5-10 (1-6 FL; 5-0 HCL)
Leading Scorer:  Russell Edington (283 pts/18.8 avg)

Date		Versus                 W/L     OFF     DEF
12/04/52*	North Fairfield		W	64	33	HCL - FIRST GAME IN NEW GYM
12/12/52*	@Norwalk St. Paul	L	62	69	FL
12/16/52	Savannah		L	56	61
12/19/52*	New Haven		W	65	57	HCL
01/09/53*	Monroeville		W	59	49	HCL - FL
01/14/53*	@Townsend-Wakeman	W	61	60	HCL - OT
01/16/53*	@Margaretta		L	46	65	FL
01/23/53*	Berlin Heights		L	49	53	FL
01/27/53*	@Greenwich		W	63	57	HCL
01/30/53*	Milan			L	64	72	FL
01/31/53	@Lorain St. Mary	L	65	70	02/03
02/06/53*	@Vermilion		L	79	81	FL
02/10/53	Wellington		L	61	64	OT
02/13/53*	@Huron			L	55	83	FL
02/19/53	Townsend-Wakeman	L	53	70	Class B Huron County Tournament at New London High School


Norwalk St. Paul
Coach:  Les Zorge
Record:  13-9 (5-2 FL)
Leading Scorer:  Larry Mahaffey (365 pts/17.3 avg)

Date		Versus                 W/L     OFF     DEF
11/21/52	@Greenwich		W	60	57
11/25/52	@New Haven		W	62	43
11/28/52	Plymouth		W	51	50
11/30/52	@Fostoria St. Wendelin	L	49	67
12/07/52	Dennison St. Mary	L	63	64
12/12/52*	New London		W	69	62	FL
12/14/52	Fremont St. Joseph	L	46	72
12/19/52	Danbury			W	64	44
01/03/53	Birmingham		W	71	52
01/09/53*	@Milan			W	60	51	FL
01/10/53	@York			W	49	44
01/16/53*	Huron			L	63	76	FL
01/21/53	@Tiffin Calvert		L	65	83
01/23/53*	@Vermilion		W	76	61	FL
01/24/53	Lakewood St. Edward	L	61	86
01/30/53*	Monroeville		W	55	51	FL
02/03/53	@Birmingham		L	58	59
02/06/53*	@Berlin Heights		W	45	43	FL
02/07/53	Lorain St. Mary		W	63	62
02/11/53*	@Margaretta		L	30	63	FL
02/13/53	Gibsonburg		W	60	55	Class B Exempt Tournament at Fremont Ross High School
02/17/53	Carey			L	62	68	Class B Exempt Tournament at Fremont Ross High School

Firelands League Standings

Team FL OFF DEF OAVG DAVG Huron 7 - 0 Margaretta 6 - 1 Norwalk St. Paul 5 - 2 398 407 56.85 58.14 Berlin Heights 4 - 3 Milan 3 - 4 Monroeville 1 - 6 393 473 56.14 67.57 New London 1 - 6 414 471 59.14 67.28 Vermilion 1 - 6 Totals 28 - 28

Firelands League Top Ten Scoring Averages

RNK AVG Name School Points Games 18.85 Russ Edgington New London 132 7 16.85 Harold Landoll Norwalk St. Paul 118 7 16.00 Zeke Evans New London 112 7 15.71 Larry Mahaffey Norwalk St. Paul 110 7 13.14 Tom Fries Monroeville 92 7 12.85 Dave Scheid Monroeville 90 7 12.20 Ray Christman Monroeville 61 5 11.85 John Herner Monroeville 83 7 10.42 Tom Erlenbach New London 73 7 10 10.16 Alvin Gamble Norwalk St. Paul 61 6

Firelands League Top Ten Scoring Games

RNK PTS Name School Versus Date 35 Zeke Evans New London Vermilion 02/06/1953 26 Harold Landoll Norwalk St. Paul Huron 01/16/1953 25 Tom Fries Monroeville Margaretta 02/06/1953 24 Harold Landoll Norwalk St. Paul Milan 01/09/1953 24 Dave Scheid Monroeville Vermilion 01/16/1953 22 Larry Maheffey Norwalk St. Paul Vermilion 01/23/1953 22 Russ Edgington New London Huron 02/13/1953 21 Russ Edgington New London Norwalk St. Paul 12/12/1952 21 Russ Edgington New London Margaretta 01/16/1953 10 20 Zeke Evans New London Monroeville 01/09/1953 Return to Firelands League index Email Me