1974-75 Marion County Boys Basketball Scores


Elgin
Coach:  Dave Merchant
Record:  15-7 (5-4 NCC)
Leading Scorer:  Kelly Kinsell (366 pts/16.6 avg)

Date		Versus		       W/L     EHS     OPP
11/19/74	Mt. Gilead		L	55	57
11/22/74	@Buckeye Valley		W	60	50
12/06/74	@North Union		W	60	50
12/14/74*	Ridgedale		L	61	69	At Marion Coliseum
12/20/74*	@Riverdale		W	51	47
12/21/74	Upper Sandusky		W	56	42
12/28/74	@Ridgedale		W	76	69	At Marion Coliseum
01/03/75*	@River Valley		L	56	69	At Marion Coliseum
01/07/75	@Kenton			W	70	56
01/10/75*	Carey			W	89	57
01/16/75*	@Pleasant		W	58	52	At Marion Coliseum
01/24/75*	Wynford			L	62	65
01/25/75	Benjamin Logan		W	82	63
01/31/75*	@Buckeye Central	L	54	70
02/01/75	@Marion Catholic	W	50	44	At Marion Coliseum
02/07/75*	@Mohawk			W	81	70
02/14/75*	Colonel Crawford	W	71	66
02/15/75	Pleasant		L	67	69	At Marion Coliseum - 2OT
02/21/75	Buckeye Valley		W	54	39	Class AA Sectional Tournament at Marion Coliseum
03/01/75	North Union		W	70	51	Class AA Sectional Tournament at Marion Coliseum
03/05/75	Franklin Heights	W	66	45	Class AA District Tournament at Columbus Fairgrounds Coliseum
03/08/75	River Valley		L	68	73	Class AA District Tournament at Columbus Fairgrounds Coliseum


Marion Catholic
Coach:  Tom Boehm
Record:  12-8 (4-3 MOC)
Leading Scorer:  Tom Murphy (356 pts/17.8 avg)

Date		Versus		       W/L    MCHS     OPP
11/26/74	River Valley		W	58	53	At Marion Coliseum
11/30/74	Crestline		W	63	30
12/05/74	Cardington-Lincoln	L	48	57	At Marion Coliseum
12/07/74	@Northmor		W	56	42
12/13/74*	Buckeye Valley		L	44	51	At Marion Coliseum
12/19/74	Ridgedale		L	32	56	At Marion Coliseum
12/21/74	Highland		W	73	57	At Marion Coliseum
12/29/74	@Kenton			L	62	74
01/03/75*	@Cardington-Lincoln	W	49	45
01/04/75	@Colonel Crawford	W	52	50
01/10/75*	Northmor		L	39	47
01/14/75	@Centerburg		W	62	52
01/17/75*	@Mt. Gilead		W	54	50
01/24/75*	Big Walnut		W	61	36
01/31/75*	@Highland		W	67	60
02/01/75	Elgin			L	44	50
02/07/75*	@North Union		L	62	65	OT
02/15/75	@Fairbanks		W	61	59
02/20/75	Columbus Academy	W	56	27	Class A Sectional Tournament at Marion Coliseum
02/28/75	Pleasant		L	56	59	Class A Sectional Tournament at Marion Coliseum - OT


Marion Harding
Coach:  Doug Riley
Record:  10-9 (9-5 BC)
Leading Scorer:  Randy Gipson (307 pts/16.1 avg)

Date		Versus		       W/L     MHHS    OPP
11/22/74	@Columbus Brookhaven	L	50	61
11/23/74	Col. Marion-Franklin	L	55	65
11/29/74*	Sandusky		W	56	42
12/06/74*	@Fremont Ross		W	47	36
12/13/74*	Lorain Admiral King	W	56	55
12/14/74*	@Mansfield Senior	W	58	56
12/27/74*	Lorain Senior		W	60	52
01/03/75*	@Findlay		W	50	49	OT
01/10/75*	Sandusky		W	56	43
01/11/75*	@Elyria			L	40	60
01/17/75*	Fremont Ross		L	52	66
01/18/75	Columbus Northland	W	83	67
01/24/75*	@Lorain Admiral King	L	50	62
01/25/75*	Mansfield Senior	W	69	59
01/31/75*	Elyria			L	33	42
02/07/75*	@Lorain Senior		W	41	38
02/08/75	@Galion			L	53	64
02/14/75*	Findlay			L	51	58
02/22/75	Defiance		L	48	50	Class AAA Sectional Tournament at Ohio Northern


Pleasant
Coach:  Stan Kirby
Record:  10-11 (2-7 NCC)
Leading Scorer:  Ron Wine (248 pts/11.8 avg)

Date		Versus		       W/L     PHS     OPP
11/23/74	Hardin Northern		W	82	68
11/29/74	River Valley		L	47	49	At Marion Coliseum
12/06/74*	@Riverdale		L	41	64
12/07/74	@North Union		L	54	63
12/13/74*	Carey			W	61	45
12/14/74	@Northmor		L	67	71	OT
12/20/74*	Buckeye Central		L	55	67
12/28/74	@Jonathan Alder		W	67	61
01/07/75	@Ridgedale		W	63	44	At Marion Coliseum
01/10/75*	@Wynford		L	57	83
01/16/75*	Elgin			L	52	58	At Marion Coliseum
01/24/75*	@Mohawk			L	68	60
01/25/75	@Cardington-Lincoln	W	59	58
01/31/75*	Colonel Crawford	W	84	75
02/07/75*	@River Valley		L	38	77	At Marion Coliseum
02/08/75	Mt. Gilead		W	71	66	OT
02/14/75*	Ridgedale		L	37	40	At Marion Coliseum
02/15/75	@Elgin			W	69	67	OT - At Marion Coliseum
02/28/75	Marion Catholic		W	59	56	Class A Sectional Tournament at Marion Coliseum - OT
03/03/75	Northridge		W	59	52	Class A District Tournament at Columbus Fairgrounds Coliseum
03/07/75	Fredericktown		L	60	69	Class A District Tournament at Columbus Fairgrounds Coliseum


Ridgedale
Coach:  Dan Wendell
Record:  10-10 (4-5 NCC)
Leading Scorer:  Jay Rager (222 pts/11.0 avg)

Date		Versus		       W/L     RHS     OPP
11/23/74	Mt. Gilead		W	49	45	At Marion Coliseum
11/30/74	Indian Valley South	W	53	51	At Marion Coliseum
12/06/74*	Wynford			L	58	69	At Marion Coliseum
12/07/74	Seneca East		W	58	48	At Marion Coliseum
12/14/74*	@Elgin			W	69	61	At Marion Coliseum
12/19/74	@Marion Catholic	W	56	32	At Marion Coliseum
12/20/74*	Mohawk			W	56	50	At Marion Coliseum
12/28/74	Elgin			L	69	76	At Marion Coliseum
01/07/75	Pleasant		L	44	63	At Marion Coliseum
01/10/75*	@Colonel Crawford	L	58	69
01/17/75*	River Valley		L	57	76	At Marion Coliseum
01/18/75	North Union		L	56	58	At Marion Coliseum
01/23/75*	Buckeye Central		L	41	53	At Marion Coliseum
01/31/75*	@Riverdale		L	53	69
02/01/75	@Cardington-Lincoln	L	53	58
02/06/75*	Carey			W	56	52	At Marion Coliseum - OT
02/08/75	Ridgemont		W	56	49	At Marion Coliseum
02/14/75*	@Pleasant		W	40	37	At Marion Coliseum
02/22/75	Northmor		W	63	45	Class A Sectional Tournament at Marion Coliseum
02/28/75	Cardington-Lincoln	L	52	65	Class A Sectional Tournament at Marion Coliseum


River Valley
Coach:  Dick Fletcher
Record:  20-3 (8-1 NCC)
Leading Scorer:  Chuck Clum (404 pts/17.5 avg)

Date		Versus		       W/L     RVHS    Opp
11/26/74	@Marion Catholic	L	53	58	At Marion Coliseum
11/29/74	Pleasant		W	49	47	At Marion Coliseum
12/07/74	Buckeye Valley		W	62	38
12/13/74*	@Mohawk			W	67	53
12/14/74	Bucyrus			W	82	59
12/20/74*	Colonel Crawford	W	81	59
12/26/74	Buckeye Valley		W	49	39	Holiday Tournament at Marion Coliseum
12/27/74	Columbus North		W	55	51	Holiday Tournament at Marion Coliseum
01/03/75*	Elgin			W	69	56	At Marion Coliseum
01/04/75	@North Union		W	63	52
01/10/75*	@Buckeye Central	W	65	63
01/11/75	Northmor		W	62	49
01/17/75*	@Ridgedale		W	76	57	At Marion Coliseum
01/24/75*	Riverdale		W	63	56
01/25/75	@Mt. Gilead		W	67	65
01/31/75*	@Carey			W	65	64
02/07/75*	Pleasant		W	77	38	At Marion Coliseum
02/14/75*	@Wynford		L	43	51
02/22/75	Olentangy		W	65	63	Class AA Sectional Tournament at Marion Coliseum
03/01/75	Big Walnut		W	69	51	Class AA Sectional Tournament at Marion Coliseum
03/05/75	Columbus Watterson	W	69	65	Class AA District Tournament at Columbus Fairgrounds Coliseum
03/08/75	Elgin			W	73	68	Class AA District Tournament at Columbus Fairgrounds Coliseum
03/14/75	Greenfield McClain	L	61	65	Class AA Regional Tournament at Ohio University - OT

Buckeye Conference Standings

Team BC Reg Overall Elyria 13 - 1 17 - 1 22 - 2 Lorain Admiral King 11 - 3 13 - 5 16 - 6 Marion Harding 9 - 5 10 - 8 10 - 9 Findlay 8 - 6 10 - 8 14 - 7 Fremont Ross 6 - 8 9 - 9 10 - 10 Lorain Senior 3 - 11 4 - 14 4 - 15 Mansfield Senior 3 - 11 5 - 13 5 - 14 Sandusky 3 - 11 4 - 14 4 - 15

Mid-Ohio Conference Standings

Team MOC Reg Overall Buckeye Valley 5 - 2 10 - 8 10 - 9 Cardington-Lincoln 5 - 2 13 - 5 16 - 7 North Union 5 - 2 12 - 6 13 - 7 Marion Catholic 4 - 3 11 - 7 12 - 8 Northmor 4 - 3 10 - 8 10 - 9 Mt. Gilead 3 - 4 8 - 10 8 - 11 Big Walnut 2 - 5 5 - 13 6 - 14 Highland 0 - 7 5 - 13 5 - 14

North Central Conference Standings

Team NCC Reg Overall River Valley 8 - 1 16 - 2 20 - 3 Wynford 8 - 1 15 - 3 18 - 4 Buckeye Central 7 - 2 14 - 4 14 - 5 Riverdale 6 - 3 13 - 5 18 - 6 Elgin 5 - 4 12 - 6 15 - 7 Ridgedale 4 - 5 9 - 9 10 - 10 Colonel Crawford 2 - 7 4 - 14 4 - 15 Mohawk 2 - 7 6 - 12 6 - 13 Pleasant 2 - 7 8 - 10 10 - 11 Carey 1 - 8 3 - 15 3 - 16

Marion County Top Ten Scoring Averages

RNK AVG Name School Points Games 1 17.80 Tom Murphy Marion Catholic 356 20 2 17.56 Chuck Clum River Valley 404 23 3 16.64 Kelly Kinsell Elgin 366 22 4 16.15 Randy Gipson Marion Harding 307 19 5 14.87 Steve Comstock River Valley 342 23 6 14.36 Brian Agler Elgin 316 22 7 13.31 Doug Roseberry Marion Harding 253 19 8 12.50 Matt Granger Marion Catholic 250 20 9 11.84 Jeff Pickett Pleasant 225 19 10 11.81 Ron Wine Pleasant 248 21 #Ridgedale's Randy Weston averaged 17.0 in 8 games before suffering season ending injury

Marion County Top Ten Scoring Games

RNK PTS Name School Versus Date 1 36 Brian Agler Elgin Mohawk 02/07/1975 2 31 Randy Gipson Marion Harding Sandusky 11/29/1974 31 Kelly Kinsell Elgin Ridgedale 12/28/1974 4 30 Steve Comstock River Valley Ridgedale 01/17/1975 5 29 Chuck Clum River Valley Mohawk 12/13/1974 29 Chuck Clum River Valley Carey 01/31/1975 29 Brian Agler Elgin Colonel Crawford 02/14/1975 8 28 Tom Murphy Marion Catholic Centerburg 01/14/1975 28 Kelly Kinsell Elgin Benjamin Logan 01/25/1975 28 Kelly Kinsell Elgin Mohawk 02/07/1975 28 Chuck Clum River Valley Big Walnut 03/01/1975 Return to the Marion County index Email Me