1950-51 Northern Ohio League Basketball Scores


Bucyrus
Coach:  Richard King
Record:  12-5 (6-1 NOL)
Leading Scorer:  Norm Smith (282 pts/16.5 avg)

Date		Versus		       W/L     BHS     OPP
12/01/50	@Tiffin Columbian	L	35	50
12/08/50*	@Shelby			W	40	34
12/12/50	Crestline		W	62	42
12/15/50	Galion			L	53	63
12/19/50	@Columbus South		L	46	75
12/22/50*	@Willard		W	50	43
01/05/51*	@Galion			L	58	78
01/09/51	Shelby			W	57	54
01/12/51	Willard			W	47	44
01/19/51*	@Crestline		W	62	40
01/26/51*	Bellevue		W	62	48
02/02/51*	Norwalk			W	71	53
02/09/51	@Madison		W	59	57	At Mansfield High School
02/16/51*	Upper Sandusky		W	68	57
02/23/51	@Kenton			W	51	44
02/28/51	Crestline		W	54	38	Class A Sectional Tournament at Marion Coliseum
03/02/51	Mansfield		L	42	57	Class A Sectional Tournament at Marion Coliseum


Crestline
Coach:  Merle Hutson
Record:  1-14 (0-7 NOL)
Leading Scorer:  Larry Dodd (171 pts/11.4 avg)

Date		Versus		       W/L     CHS     OPP
12/01/50	@Upper Sandusky		L	40	62
12/08/50	Willard			W	40	38
12/12/50	@Bucyrus		L	42	62
12/15/50*	Norwalk			L	42	52
01/05/51*	Upper Sandusky		L	41	52
01/09/51	Galion			L	36	60
01/12/51	@Shelby			L	36	49
01/19/50*	Bucyrus			L	40	62
01/23/51	Madison			L	56	58
01/30/51*	@Galion			L	35	65
02/05/51	@Madison		L	54	65	At Mansfield High School
02/09/51*	@Bellevue		L	42	62
02/16/51*	Shelby			L	52	70
02/23/51*	@Willard		L	47	66
02/28/51	Bucyrus			L	38	54	Class A Sectional Tournament at Marion Coliseum


Galion
Coach:  Dick Backensto
Record:  14-5 (6-1 NOL)
Leading Scorer:  Ray Seif (346 pts/21.6 avg)

Date		Versus		       W/L     GHS     OPP
12/05/50	Mt. Vernon		W	54	51	OT
12/08/50	@Ashland		L	64	68
12/12/50	@Marion Harding		W	51	47
12/15/50	@Bucyrus		W	63	53
12/22/50	Madison			W	54	42
01/02/51	Shelby			W	72	55
01/05/51*	Bucyrus			W	78	58
01/09/51	@Crestline		W	60	36
01/12/51*	@Bellevue		W	65	50
01/13/51	Washington Court House	L	69	71
01/19/51*	@Norwalk		W	77	46
01/26/51*	Upper Sandusky		W	54	38
01/27/51	@Madison		W	66	52	At Mansfield High School
01/30/51*	Crestline		W	65	35
02/06/51	Marion Harding		W	47	46
02/12/51*	@Shelby			L	29	45
02/13/51	@Canton South		L	42	56
02/16/51*	Willard			W	65	47
02/27/51	Shelby			L	34	37	Class A Sectional Tournament at Marion Coliseum


Shelby
Coach:  Chuck Williams
Record:  9-10 (3-4 NOL)
Leading Scorer:  Charley Blosser (207 pts/11.5 avg) (missing 1 game)

Date		Versus                 W/L     SHS      Opp
12/01/50	@Madison		W	47	39	At Mansfield High School
12/05/50	@Willard		L	41	49
12/08/50*	Bucyrus			L	34	40
12/12/50	@Mansfield		L	28	68
12/15/50*	@Upper Sandusky		L	47	58
12/19/50	Alumni			L	40	64
01/02/51	@Galion			L	55	72
01/05/51*	Willard			W	49	46
01/09/51	@Bucyrus		L	54	57
01/12/51	Crestline		W	49	39
01/19/51*	Bellevue		L	27	33
01/26/51*	@Norwalk		L	47	49
01/30/51	Madison			W	56	46	CK BOX
02/06/51	Wooster			W	46	42
02/09/51*	Galion			W	45	29
02/16/51*	@Crestline		W	70	52	NEED BOX
02/20/51	Norwalk			W	65	52
02/27/51	Galion			W	37	34	Class A Sectional Tournament at Marion Coliseum
03/02/51	Ashland			L	34	50	Class A Sectional Tournament at Marion Coliseum


Upper Sandusky
Coach:  Newt Oliver
Record:  10-9 (3-4 NOL)
Leading Scorer:  Earl Messmer (260 pts/13.6 avg)

Date		Versus		       W/L     USHS    OPP
12/01/50	@Crestline		W	67	40
12/08/50*	@Bellevue		L	42	47
12/15/50*	Shelby			W	58	47
12/22/50	@Levitsburg					CANCELLED
12/26/50	Beavercreek		L	52	55
12/29/50	Willoughby		W	50	47
01/05/51*	@Crestline		W	52	41
01/06/51	Wapakoneta		W	75	54
01/13/51*	Norwalk			W	55	40
01/19/51*	Willard			L	48	52
01/20/51	@Madison		L	49	51	At Mansfield High School
01/23/51	Melmore			W	60	33
01/26/51*	@Galion			L	38	54
02/06/51	@Carey			W	64	53
02/09/51	Lima South		L	48	53
02/10/51	Madison			W	59	57
02/16/51*	@Bucyrus		L	57	68
02/23/51	@Van Wert		L	58	80
02/24/51	Kenton			W	56	49
02/28/51	Mansfield		L	47	51	Class A Sectional Tournament at Marion Coliseum

Northern Ohio League Standings

Team NOL OFF DEF OAVG DAVG Bucyrus 6 - 1 411 353 58.71 50.42 Galion 6 - 1 433 319 61.85 45.57 Bellevue 4 - 3 Norwalk 3 - 4 Shelby 3 - 4 319 307 45.57 43.85 Upper Sandusky 3 - 4 350 349 50.00 49.85 Willard 3 - 4 Crestline 0 - 7 299 429 42.71 61.28 Totals 28 - 28

Northern Ohio League Top Ten Scoring Averages

RNK AVG Name School Points Games 1 26.00 Ray Seif Galion 130 5 2 19.14 Norm Smith Bucyrus 134 7 3 17.00 Harmon Mansperger Galion 119 7 4 13.00 Bill Williams Bucyrus 78 6 5 12.71 Larry Dodd Crestline 89 7 6 12.28 Dan Bumstead Bucyrus 86 7 7 11.85 Earl Messmer Upper Sandusky 83 7 8 11.00 Jack Witter Shelby 44 4 missing 1 game 9 10.71 Bill Enders Galion 75 7 10 10.66 Charley Blosser Shelby 64 6 missing 1 game

Northern Ohio League Top Ten Scoring Games

RNK PTS Name School Versus Date 1 29 Ray Seif Galion Bucyrus 01/05/1951 29 Ray Seif Galion Norwalk 01/19/1951 3 27 Ray Seif Galion Crestline 01/30/1951 4 26 Harmon Mansperger Galion Willard 02/16/1951 5 24 Norm Smith Bucyrus Bellevue 01/26/1951 6 23 Norm Smith Bucyrus Galion 01/05/1951 23 Harmon Mansperger Galion Norwalk 01/19/1951 23 Ray Seif Galion Upper Sandusky 01/26/1951 9 22 Ray Seif Galion Bellevue 01/12/1951 22 Norm Smith Bucyrus Norwalk 02/02/1951 22 Norm Smith Bucyrus Upper Sandusky 02/16/1951 Return to the Northern Ohio League index Email Me