1950-51 Marion County Boys Basketball Scores


Caledonia
Coach:  Len Walls
Record:  13-10 (7-3 MCL)
Leading Scorer:  Wilson Armbruster (250 pts/10.8 avg)

Date		Versus		       W/L     CHS     OPP
11/17/50	@Iberia			L	38	50
12/05/50	@Marengo		W	31	27
12/08/50*	@Green Camp		W	60	17
12/12/50	@Edison			L	49	50
12/15/50*	Meeker			W	69	35
12/19/50*	@LaRue			W	42	30
01/05/51*	Waldo			W	63	51
01/06/51*	@Morral			L	47	52
01/09/51*	@Prospect		W	36	28
01/12/51*	Martel			W	73	38
01/13/51	@Johnsville		L	24	36
01/16/51	Ohio Deaf		L	45	47
01/20/51	@Chesterville		L	42	43
01/23/51	Sparta						PPD
01/30/51	@Mt. Gilead					CANCELLED
02/02/51*	Claridon		L	46	47
02/06/51*	?Pleasant		W	48	40
02/09/51*	@New Bloomington	L	39	41
02/13/51	Green Camp		W	49	34	Class B Marion County Tournament at Marion Coliseum
02/20/51	Morral			L	44	50	Class B Marion County Tournament at Marion Coliseum
02/23/51	Waldo			W	29	25	Class B Marion County Tournament at Marion Coliseum
02/24/51	New Bloomington		W	50	39	Class B Marion County Tournament at Marion Coliseum
03/01/51	Richwood		W	55	38	Class B District Tournament at Otterbein College
03/03/51	New Holland		W	53	31	Class B District Tournament at Otterbein College
03/07/51	Marion St. Mary		L	46	58	Class B District Tournament at Otterbein College


Claridon
Coach:  Herb Bennett
Record:  13-7 (7-3 MCL)
Leading Scorer:  Dick Lawrence (279 pts/13.9 avg)

Date		Versus		       W/L     CHS     OPP
11/22/50	@Chesterville		W	50	49
12/08/50*	@New Bloomington	L	42	45
12/12/50	Iberia			W	58	47
12/15/50*	Pleasant		L	38	40
12/19/50*	@Green Camp		W	54	39
12/29/50	Marion St. Mary		L	41	58	Holiday Tournament at Marion Coliseum
12/30/50	Pleasant		W	37	29	Holiday Tournament at Marion Coliseum
01/05/51*	Meeker			W	74	36
01/06/51*	@LaRue			W	50	41
01/12/51*	Waldo			W	48	32
01/13/51	Mt. Gilead		W	66	49
01/16/51	@Johnsville		L	35	59
01/19/51*	@Morral			L	28	56
01/26/51*	Martel			W	77	39
02/02/51*	@Caledonia		W	47	46
02/03/51	Radnor			W	63	52
02/09/51*	Prospect		W	66	26
02/17/51	Morral			L	32	34	Class B Marion County Tournament at Marion Coliseum
02/20/51	LaRue			W	36	34	Class B Marion County Tournament at Marion Coliseum
02/23/51	New Bloomington		L	35	42	Class B Marion County Tournament at Marion Coliseum


Green Camp
Coach:  Unknown
Record:  4-12 (2-8 MCL)
Leading Scorer:  Gene Marsh (104 pts/8.6 avg) (missing 2 games)

Date		Versus		       W/L     GCHS    OPP
11/21/50	Mt. Victory		L	38	54
12/08/50*	Caledonia		L	17	60
12/15/50*	@Prospect		L	36	60
12/18/50*	Claridon		L	39	54
01/05/51*	@New Bloomington	L	34	66
01/06/51*	Pleasant		L	32	75
01/10/51*	@Martel			L	44	65
01/12/51	Alumni			W	54	51
01/19/51*	@Meeker			W	39	34
01/20/51	Berlin			L	46	52
01/26/51*	LaRue			W	51	48
01/30/51	@Mt. Victory
02/05/51*	@Waldo			L	27	64
02/06/51	@Berlin
02/09/51*	Morral			L	44	86
02/13/51	Caledonia		L	34	49	Class B Marion County Tournament at Marion Coliseum
02/15/51	Martel			W	42	40	Class B Marion County Tournament at Marion Coliseum - NEED BOX
02/17/51	LaRue			L	41	66	Class B Marion County Tournament at Marion Coliseum - NEED BOX


LaRue
Coach:  Al Resetar
Record:  6-12 (3-7 MCL)
Leading Scorer:  Bud Smith (190 pts/14.0 avg) (missing 2 games)

Date		Versus		       W/L     LHS     OPP
11/21/50	@Marseilles		L	33	35	NEED BOX
12/12/50	Mt. Victory
12/05/50*	@Waldo			L	45	46
12/08/50*	Morral			L	34	40
12/12/50	Chesterville		W	52	50
12/15/50*	@Martel			W	47	40
12/19/50*	Caledonia		L	30	42
01/05/51*	Prospect		W	67	37
01/06/51*	Claridon		L	41	50
01/12/51*	@New Bloomington	L	32	56
01/19/51*	Pleasant		L	40	52
01/23/51	@Mt. Victory		L	54	61	NEED BOX
01/26/51*	@Green Camp		L	48	51
01/30/51	@Chesterville		L	47	55
02/06/51	Marseilles		W	43	41
02/07/51*	Meeker			W	53	45	NEED BOX
02/15/51	New Bloomington		L	33	46	Class B Marion County Tournament at Marion Coliseum
02/17/51	Green Camp		W	66	41	Class B Marion County Tournament at Marion Coliseum - NEED BOX
02/20/51	Claridon		L	34	36	Class B Marion County Tournament at Marion Coliseum


Marion Harding
Coach:  Kenny Somerlot
Record:  8-12 (5-5 BL)
Leading Scorer:  Jack Daum (298 pts/14.9 avg)

Date		Versus		       W/L     MHHS    OPP
12/01/50	@Bexley			L	39	45
12/09/50	@Lima South		W	50	48
12/12/50	Galion			L	47	51	At Marion Coliseum
12/15/50*	@Bowling Green		L	47	48
12/22/50*	Findlay			L	41	47	At Marion Coliseum
12/28/50	Willoughby		W	48	34	At Marion Coliseum
01/05/51*	@Fostoria		L	57	68
01/12/51*	@Fremont Ross		L	64	65
01/13/51	Ashland			L	52	61	At Marion Coliseum
01/19/51*	Tiffin Columbian	W	46	42	At Marion Coliseum
01/26/51*	Bowling Green		W	43	31	At Marion Coliseum
01/27/51	Columbus West		L	52	59	At Marion Coliseum
02/02/51*	@Findlay		L	36	58
02/06/51	@Galion			L	46	47
02/09/51*	Fostoria		W	62	59	At Marion Coliseum
02/10/51	@Ashland		L	46	63
02/16/51*	Fremont Ross		W	65	44	At Marion Coliseum
02/23/51*	@Tiffin Columbian	W	59	47
03/01/51	Worthington		W	49	44	Class A District Tournament at Columbus Fairgrounds
03/03/51	Columbus East		L	48	69	Class A District Tournament at Columbus Fairgrounds


Marion St. Mary
Coach:  Ray Robbins
Record:  19-5
Leading Scorer:  Dick Gunder (344 pts/14.3 avg)

Date		Versus		       W/L    MSMHS    OPP
11/24/50	@Delphos St. John's	L	42	46
12/01/50	Columbus Aquinas	W	57	55	At Marion Coliseum
12/05/50	@Columbus Holy Rosary	W	41	31
12/09/50	@Radnor			W	65	40
12/15/50	@Westerville		W	57	37
12/19/50	Richwood		W	60	38	At Marion Coliseum
12/29/50	Claridon		W	58	41	Holiday Tournament at Marion Coliseum
12/30/50	Morral			W	68	39	Holiday Tournament at Marion Coliseum
01/05/51	Carey			W	63	38	At Marion Coliseum
01/09/51	Columbus St. Mary	W	49	28	At Marion Coliseum
01/12/51	@Mt. Gilead		W	91	47
01/16/51	@Columbus St. Mary	W	63	38
01/20/51	Radnor			W	72	40	At Marion Coliseum
01/26/51	@Ada			L	42	44
02/02/51	@Lancaster St. Mary	L	44	56
02/07/51	@Whetstone		L	47	54
02/09/51	@Carey			W	85	70
02/14/51	Mt. Gilead		W	53	31
02/16/51	Newark St. Francis	W	56	55
02/23/51	Columbus Holy Family	W	94	43	At Edison
03/02/51	Millersport		W	52	50	Class B District Tournament at Otterbein College
03/03/51	Columbus St. Mary	W	58	44	Class B District Tournament at Otterbein College
03/07/51	Caledonia		W	58	46	Class B District Tournament at Otterbein College
03/10/51	Ashley			L	57	65	Class B District Tournament at Otterbein College


Martel
Coach:  Edwin Ransbottom
Record:  2-12 (2-8 MCL) (may lose to Union (Richland) in early November)
Leading Scorer:  Melvin Hissong (164 pts/13.6 avg) (missing 2 games)

Date		Versus		       W/L     MHS     OPP
11/07/50	@Whetstone		L	30	58	NEED BOX
12/08/50*	@Meeker			W	50	33
12/09/50	@Iberia			L	53	54
12/15/50*	LaRue			L	40	47
12/19/50*	@Waldo			L	53	61
01/05/51*	Morral			L	35	81
01/06/51	Alumni
01/10/51*	Green Camp		W	65	44
01/12/51*	@Caledonia		L	38	73
01/19/51*	Prospect		L	48	52
01/24/51	Meeker
01/26/51*	@Claridon		L	39	77
01/30/51*	New Bloomington		L	43	45	2OT
02/09/51*	@Pleasant		L	59	69
02/13/51	New Bloomington		L	34	70	Class B Marion County Tournament at Marion Coliseum
02/15/51	Green Camp		L	40	42	Class B Marion County Tournament at Marion Coliseum - NEED BOX


Meeker
Coach:  Unknown
Record:  2-15 (1-9 MCL)
Leading Scorer:  Eugene Uhl (102 pts/8.5 avg) (missing 5 games)

Date		Versus		       W/L     MHS     OPP
11/17/50	Marseilles		L	35	48	NEED BOX
12/08/50*	Martel			L	33	50
12/12/50	@York Center		L	36	58	NEED BOX
12/15/50*	@Caledonia		L	35	69
12/19/50*	Prospect		W	29	28
12/21/50*	@Morral			L	22	66
01/05/51*	@Claridon		L	36	74
01/06/51*	New Bloomington		L	28	48
01/09/51	Broadway		L	23	62
01/12/51*	@Pleasant		L	33	44
01/19/51*	Green Camp		L	34	39
01/24/51	Martel
01/29/51	@Harpster		L	53	74	NEED BOX - OR 01/30/1951
02/07/51*	@LaRue			L	45	53	NEED BOX
02/09/51*	Waldo			L	31	52
02/13/51	Morral			L	22	58	Class B Marion County Tournament at Marion Coliseum
02/15/51	Prospect		W	38	27	Class B Marion County Tournament at Marion Coliseum - NEED BOX
02/17/51	Waldo			L	45	47	Class B Marion County Tournament at Marion Coliseum - NEED BOX


Morral
Coach:  Norman Weston
Record:  14-7 (9-1 MCL)
Leading Scorer:  Ron Craycraft (343 pts/17.1 avg) (missing 1 game)

Date		Versus		       W/L     MHS     OPP
11/17/50	Harpster		L	46	50
11/22/50	@Richwood		L	34	37
11/28/50	Edison
12/08/50*	@LaRue			W	40	34
12/15/50*	Waldo			W	47	31
12/19/50	@Mt. Victory
12/21/50*	Meeker			W	66	22
12/29/50	Pleasant		W	40	34	Holiday Tournament at Marion Coliseum
12/30/50	Marion St. Mary		L	39	68	Holiday Tournament at Marion Coliseum
01/05/51*	@Martel			W	81	35
01/06/51*	Caledonia		W	52	47
01/09/51	Salem			W	67	45
01/12/51*	@Prospect		W			PPD
01/19/51*	Claridon		W	56	28
01/26/51*	@New Bloomington	W	37	34
02/02/51*	Pleasant		L	29	57
02/06/51	@Harpster		L	47	53
02/09/51*	@Green Camp		W	86	44
02/13/51	Meeker			W	58	22	Class B Marion County Tournament at Marion Coliseum
02/17/51	Claridon		W	34	32	Class B Marion County Tournament at Marion Coliseum
02/20/51	Caledonia		W	50	44	Class B Marion County Tournament at Marion Coliseum
02/24/51	Pleasant		L	39	40	Class B Marion County Tournament at Marion Coliseum
02/28/51	Ashley			L	48	49	Class B District Tournament at Otterbein College


New Bloomington
Coach:  Harry Alexander
Record:  12-9 (7-3 MCL)
Leading Scorer:  Allen Morthland (234 pts/14.6 avg) (missing 5 games)

Date		Versus		       W/L     NBHS    OPP
11/??/50	?Byhalia		L
11/17/50	Mt. Victory		W	45	26
12/01/50*	@Prospect		W			PPD
12/08/50*	Claridon		W	45	42
12/12/50	Sparta			W	58	24
12/16/50	@Mt. Victory		L	43	44
12/19/50*	@Pleasant		L	33	50
01/02/51	@Harpster		L	44	49
01/05/51*	Green Camp		W	66	34
01/06/51*	@Meeker			W	48	28
01/12/51*	LaRue			W	56	32
01/16/51	Marseilles		L	51	57	NEED BOX
01/19/51*	@Waldo			L
01/20/51	Alumni
01/26/51*	Morral			L	34	37
01/30/51*	@Martel			W	45	43	2OT
02/03/51	Byhlia
02/09/51*	Caledonia		W	41	39
02/13/51	Martel			W	70	34	Class B Marion County Tournament at Marion Coliseum
02/15/51	LaRue			W	46	33	Class B Marion County Tournament at Marion Coliseum
02/20/51	Pleasant		L	36	39	Class B Marion County Tournament at Marion Coliseum
02/23/51	Claridon		W	42	35	Class B Marion County Tournament at Marion Coliseum
02/24/51	Caledonia		L	39	50	Class B Marion County Tournament at Marion Coliseum


Pleasant
Coach:  Paul Midlam
Record:  18-6 (9-1 MCL)
Leading Scorer:  Dale Kinsell (395 pts/16.4 avg)

Date		Versus		       W/L     PHS     OPP
11/10/50	@Iberia			L	40	44
11/14/50	Brown			L	46	63
11/21/50	Johnsville		W	52	41
12/08/50*	Prospect		W	69	35
12/15/50*	@Claridon		W	40	38	OT
12/19/50*	New Bloomington		W	50	33
12/22/50	Mt. Victory		W	50	38
12/29/50	Morral			L	34	40	Holiday Tournament at Marion Coliseum
12/30/50	Claridon		L	29	37	Holiday Tournament at Marion Coliseum
01/06/51*	@Green Camp		W	75	32
01/12/51*	Meeker			W	44	33
01/16/51	Edison			W	58	50
01/19/51*	@LaRue			W	52	40
01/26/51*	Waldo			W	33	31
01/30/51	@Radnor			W	61	47
02/03/51*	@Morral			W	57	29
02/06/51*	@Caledonia		L	40	48
02/09/51*	Martel			W	69	59
02/13/51	Prospect		W	38	36	Class B Marion County Tournament at Marion Coliseum
02/15/51	Waldo			W	32	30	Class B Marion County Tournament at Marion Coliseum
02/20/51	New Bloomington		W	39	36	Class B Marion County Tournament at Marion Coliseum
02/24/51	Morral			W	40	39	Class B Marion County Tournament at Marion Coliseum
03/01/51	Homer			W	52	49	Class B District Tournament at Otterbein College
03/03/51	Granville		L	45	60	Class B District Tournament at Otterbein College


Prospect
Coach:  
Record:  2-12 (2-8 MCL)
Leading Scorer:  Bob Apt (114 pts/11.4 avg) (missing 3 games)

Date		Versus		       W/L     PHS     OPP
11/22/50	@Magnetic Springs
12/01/50*	New Bloomington		L			PPD
12/05/50	@Radnor
12/08/50*	@Pleasant		L	35	69
12/15/50*	Green Camp		W	60	36
12/19/50*	@Meeker			L	28	29
01/05/51*	LaRue			L	37	67
01/06/51*	@Waldo			L	29	44
01/09/51*	Caledonia		L	28	36
01/12/51*	Morral			L			PPD
01/16/51	Radnor			L	38	70
01/19/51*	@Martel			W	52	48
01/23/51	@Brown						PPD
02/02/51	Bellepoint					PPD
02/06/51	@Edison			L	34	64	NEED BOX
02/09/51*	@Claridon		L	26	66
02/13/51	Pleasant		L	36	38	Class B Marion County Tournament at Marion Coliseum
02/15/51	Meeker			L	27	38	Class B Marion County Tournament at Marion Coliseum - NEED BOX

Waldo
Coach:  William Angler
Record:  8-7 (6-4 MCL)
Leading Scorer:  Bob Salyer (141 pts/10.8 avg) (missing 1 game)

Date		Versus		       W/L     WHS     OPP
11/25/50	Brown
12/05/50*	LaRue			W	46	45
12/09/50	Magnetic Springs	W	47	43
12/15/50*	@Morral			L	31	47
12/19/50*	Martel			W	61	53
12/29/50	@Brown
01/05/51*	@Caledonia		L	51	63
01/06/51*	Prospect		W	44	29
01/12/51*	@Claridon		L	32	48
01/13/51	@Ostrander
01/19/51*	New Bloomington		W
01/20/51	@Magnetic Springs	L	44	47
01/26/51*	@Pleasant		L	31	33
01/27/51	Harlem
02/05/51*	Green Camp		W	64	27
02/09/51*	@Meeker			W	52	31
02/15/51	Pleasant		L	30	32	Class B Marion County Tournament at Marion Coliseum
02/17/51	Meeker			W	47	45	Class B Marion County Tournament at Marion Coliseum - NEED BOX
02/23/51	Caledonia		L	25	29	Class B Marion County Tournament at Marion Coliseum

Buckeye League Standings

Team BL Reg Overall Marion Harding 5 - 5 7 - 11 8 - 12 Bowling Green Findlay Fostoria Fremont Ross Tiffin Columbian

Marion County League Standings

Team MCL Reg Overall Morral 9 - 1 11 - 5 14 - 7 Pleasant 9 - 1 13 - 5 18 - 6 Caledonia 7 - 3 8 - 8 13 - 10 Claridon 7 - 3 12 - 5 13 - 7 New Bloomington 7 - 3 9 - 7 12 - 9 Waldo 6 - 4 7 - 5 8 - 7 LaRue 3 - 7 5 - 10 6 - 12 Green Camp 2 - 8 3 - 10 4 - 12 Martel 2 - 8 2 - 10 2 - 12 Prospect 2 - 8 2 - 10 2 - 12 Meeker 1 - 9 1 - 13 2 - 15

Marion County Top Ten Scoring Averages

RNK AVG Name School Points Games 1 17.15 Ron Craycraft Morral 343 20 missing 1 game 2 16.45 Dale Kinsell Pleasant 395 24 3 14.90 Jack Daum Marion Harding 298 20 4 14.62 Allen Morthland New Bloomington 234 16 missing 5 games 5 14.33 Dick Gunder Marion St. Mary 344 24 6 14.00 Bud Smith LaRue 196 14 missing 3 games 7 13.52 Dick Lawrence Claridon 257 19 8 13.66 Melvin Hissong Martel 164 12 missing 5 games 9 12.60 Dean Ludwig Marion Harding 252 20 10 12.33 Jerry Wensinger Marion St. Mary 296 24

Marion County Top Ten Scoring Games

RNK PTS Name School Versus Date 1 37 Jack Daum Marion Harding Fostoria 02/09/1951 2 33 Melvin Hissong Martel Pleasant 02/09/1951 33 Bud Smith LaRue Green Camp 02/17/1951 4 29 Bob Apt Prospect Green Camp 12/15/1950 29 Ron Craycraft Morral Waldo 12/15/1950 29 Dick Gunder Marion St. Mary Carey 02/09/1951 7 26 Allen Morthland New Bloomington LaRue 01/12/1951 26 Ron Craycraft Morral Claridon 01/19/1951 26 Dick Lawrence Claridon Martel 01/26/1951 10 25 Dale Kinsell Pleasant Brown 11/14/1950 25 Bob Salyer Waldo Martel 12/19/1950 25 Dave Shonk Caledonia Martel 01/12/1951 25 Dale Kinsell Pleasant Edison 01/16/1951 25 Ron Craycraft Morral Green Camp 02/09/1951 25 Jerry Wensinger Marion St. Mary Carey 02/09/1951 25 Ron Craycraft Morral Caledonia 02/20/1951 Return to the Marion County index Email Me