1951-52 Richland County Basketball Scores


Bellville
Coach:  Marvin Frye
Record:  5-11 (4-10 RCL)
Leading Scorer:  Dick Brokaw (183 pts/11.4 avg)

Date		Versus                 W/L     BHS     Opp
11/27/51	Danville		W	53	40
11/30/51*	Plymouth		L	41	43
12/07/51*	@Union			L	31	46
12/11/51*	Butler			L	36	57
01/04/52*	Lucas			L	54	63
01/08/52*	Shiloh			W	54	50
01/11/52*	Lexington		L	43	56
01/15/52*	@Plymouth		W	61	56	OT
01/18/52*	Union			L	47	56
01/23/52*	@Butler			L	28	61
01/25/52*	@Shiloh			W	51	43
01/28/52*	Ontario			L	49	61
02/01/52*	@Lucas			L	41	61
02/05/52*	@Ontario		W	60	58
02/08/52*	@Lexington		L	45	61
02/11/52	Butler			L	44	46	Class B Richland County Tournament at Mansfield High School


Butler
Coach:  Fred Kreutzfeld
Record:  13-8 (10-4 RCL)
Leading Scorer:  Earl Greer (270 pts/13.5 avg)

Date		Versus                 W/L     BHS     Opp
11/27/51	@Loudonville		L	47	49
11/30/51*	Ontario			W	46	43
12/07/51*	Lexington		L	50	58
12/11/51*	Bellville		W	57	36
12/14/51*	Lucas			W	52	51
12/20/51	Gambier						PPD
12/22/51*	@Plymouth		W	55	39
12/28/51	Perrysville		W	40	36
01/04/52*	Shiloh			W	52	30
01/08/52	Johnsville		W	75	56
01/11/52*	Union			W	55	43
01/15/52*	@Ontario		W	55	52
01/18/52*	Lexington		L	41	69
01/22/52*	Bellville		W	61	28
01/25/52*	@Lucas			L	44	54
01/29/52*	Plymouth		L	48	51
02/01/52*	@Shiloh			W	47	43
02/05/52	Mt. Vernon St. Vincent	L	45	46
02/08/52*	@Union			W	47	37
02/09/52	@Chesterville		L	54	58
02/11/52	Bellville		W	46	44	Class B Richland County Tournament at Mansfield High School
02/14/52	Lexington		L	54	56	Class B Richland County Tournament at Mansfield High School


Lexington
Coach:  Don Sutter
Record:  19-3 (13-1 RCL)
Leading Scorer:  Dale Ford (325 pts/15.4 avg) (missing 1 game)

Date		Versus                 W/L     LHS     Opp
11/27/51	Alumni			W	39	38
11/30/51*	Union			W	41	38
12/07/51*	@Butler			W	58	50
12/08/51	Perrysville		W	72	49	NEED BOX
12/11/51*	@Lucas			W	38	35
12/14/51*	Ontario			L	44	46
01/04/52*	Plymouth		W	66	47
01/05/52	@Perrysville		L	42	52
01/08/52	Tiro			W	47	43
01/10/52*	@Shiloh			W	58	45
01/11/52*	@Bellville		W	56	43
01/15/52*	@Union			W	80	56
01/18/52*	Butler			W	69	41
01/22/52*	Lucas			W	58	44
01/25/52*	@Ontario		W	57	49
01/29/52*	Shiloh			W	62	48
02/01/52*	@Plymouth		W	70	53
02/08/52*	Bellville		W	61	45
02/11/52	Union			W	71	38	Class B Richland County Tournament at Mansfield High School
02/14/52	Butler			W	56	54	Class B Richland County Tournament at Mansfield High School
02/16/52	Lucas			W	52	45	Class B Richland County Tournament at Mansfield High School
02/28/52	New Haven		L	44	46	Class B District Tournament at Heidelberg College


Lucas
Coach:  John Hauck
Record:  15-6 (11-3 RCL)
Leading Scorer:  Millard Frontz (254 pts/12.7 avg)

Date		Versus	               W/L     LHS     Opp
11/20/51	Tiro			W	38	28
11/27/51	@Sterling		L	55	62
11/30/51*	@Shiloh			W	45	39
12/07/51*	@Ontario		W	42	41
12/11/51*	Lexington		L	35	38
12/14/51*	@Butler			L	51	52
01/04/52*	@Bellville		W	63	54
01/11/52*	@Plymouth		W	58	45
01/15/52*	Shiloh			W	50	26
01/18/52*	Ontario			W	38	35
01/22/52*	@Lexington		L	44	58
01/25/52*	Butler			W	54	44
01/29/52*	@Union			W	58	39
02/01/52*	Bellville		W	61	41
02/02/52*	Union			W	51	42
02/08/52*	Plymouth		W	52	44
02/12/52	Plymouth		W	54	50	Class B Richland County Tournament at Mansfield High School
02/14/52	Ontario			W	61	46	Class B Richland County Tournament at Mansfield High School	
02/16/52	Lexington		L	45	52	Class B Richland County Tournament at Mansfield High School
02/29/52	Townsend-Wakeman	W	44	31	Class B District Tournament at Heidelberg College
03/04/52	Arlington		L	49	51	Class B District Tournament at Heidelberg College


Madison
Coach:  Blaine Dowler
Record:  6-14
Leading Scorer:  Bob Walker (272 pts/14.3 avg) (missing 1 game)

Date		Versus                 W/L     MHS     Opp
12/04/51	Liverpool Twp.		W	65	38	At Mansfield High School
12/07/51	Norwalk			L	49	54
12/11/51	@Galion			L	49	81
01/04/52	Bucyrus			L	46	53	At Mansfield High School
01/08/52	@Shelby			W	65	54
01/11/52	@Tiffin Calvert		L	45	52
01/15/52	@Willard		L	78	80	At Mansfield High School
01/18/52	Ashland			L	36	70	At Johnny Appleseed Middle School
01/22/52	Crestline		W	54	46	At Johnny Appleseed Middle School
01/26/52	Galion			L	56	71	At Mansfield High School
01/29/52	Shelby			W	66	60	At Mansfield High School
02/01/52	@Loudonville		L	56	69
02/05/52	@Crestline		L	47	83
02/06/52	Loudonvile		L	67	77
02/09/52	Upper Sandusky		W	71	64	At Mansfield High School
02/12/52	@Willard		L	55	56
02/16/52	@Orrville		W	66	55
02/19/52	@Bucyrus		L	58	74
02/22/52	Wooster			L	57	80	At Mansfield High School
02/26/52	Galion			L	53	70	Class A Sectional Tournament at Marion Coliseum - NEED BOX


Mansfield
Coach:  Vern Hoffman
Record:  17-6 (5-0 OSC)
Leading Scorer:  Bill Semenoff (348 pts/15.1 avg)

Date		Versus                 W/L     MSHS    Opp
11/30/51	Toledo Central Cath.	W	79	74
12/07/51	@Cleveland Collinwood	L	37	38
12/08/51	Fostoria		W	74	51
12/11/51	@Shelby			W	78	36
12/19/51*	@Alliance		W	72	35
12/20/51	Akron South					CANCELLED
12/28/51	@Steubenville		L	30	51
12/29/51	@East Liverpool		W	53	48
01/04/52	@Ashland		L	55	62
01/11/52	New Philadelphia	W	66	54
01/15/52	@Springfield		W	78	65
01/18/52	Lima Central		L	59	63
01/19/52*	Warren Harding		W	63	49
01/22/52	Columbus Central	W	84	43
01/25/52*	@Toledo Waite		W	55	39
02/01/52	Ashland			W	60	48
02/02/52	@Zanesville		L	57	67
02/08/52	Sandusky		W	91	45
02/15/52*	Massillon		W	77	63
02/22/52*	@Canton McKinley	W	60	54
02/26/52	Shelby			W	89	50	Class A Sectional Tournament at Marion Coliseum
02/29/52	Galion			W	90	46	Class A Sectional Tournament at Marion Coliseum
03/01/52	Ashland			W	45	44	Class A Sectional Tournament at Marion Coliseum
03/08/52	Lima Central		L	63	65	Class A District Tournament at University of Toledo


Ontario
Coach:  Jim Odenkirk
Record:  10-8 (8-6 RCL)
Leading Scorer:  Nathan Price (316 pts/17.5 avg)

Date		Versus                 W/L     OHS      Opp
11/20/51	Leesville		L	32	48
11/30/51*	@Butler			L	43	46
12/07/51*	Lucas			L	41	42
12/11/51*	@Plymouth		W	54	47
12/14/51*	@Lexington		W	46	44
01/04/52*	@Union			W	52	44
01/08/52	Whetstone		W	59	52
01/11/52*	@Shiloh			W	53	52
01/15/52*	Butler			L	52	55
01/18/52*	@Lucas			L	35	38
01/22/52*	Plymouth		W	67	47
01/25/52*	Lexington		L	49	57
01/29/52*	@Bellville		W	61	49
02/01/52*	Union			W	65	48
02/05/52*	Bellville		L	58	60
02/08/52*	Shiloh			W	78	46
02/12/52	Shiloh			W	67	41	Class B Richland County Tournament at Mansfield High School
02/14/52	Lucas			L	46	61	Class B Richland County Tournament at Mansfield High School


Plymouth
Coach:  Don Frail
Record:  8-12 (6-8 RCL)
Leading Scorer:  Duane Wilson (271 pts/14.2 avg)

Date		Versus                 W/L     PHS     Opp
11/27/51	Leesville		L	32	62
11/30/51*	@Bellville		W	43	41
12/01/51	@Margaretta		L	32	59
12/04/51	@Monroeville		W	62	41
12/07/51*	Shiloh			W	73	51
12/11/51*	Ontario			L	47	54
12/14/51*	@Union			W	52	47
12/22/51*	Butler			L	39	55
01/04/52*	@Lexington		L	47	66
01/08/52	@Norwalk St. Paul	W	58	55
01/11/52*	Lucas			L	45	58
01/15/52*	Bellville		L	56	61	OT
01/18/52*	@Shiloh			W	53	30
01/22/52*	@Ontario		L	47	67
01/25/52*	Union			W	71	70	OT
01/29/52*	@Butler			W	51	48
02/01/52*	Lexington		L	53	70
02/05/52	@New Haven		L	53	64
02/08/52*	@Lucas			L	44	52
02/12/52	Lucas			L	50	54	Class B Richland County Tournament at Mansfield High School


Shelby
Coach:  Chuck Williams
Record:  9-10 (3-4 NOL)
Leading Scorer:  Kenny Terry (263 pts/14.6 avg) (missing 1 game)

Date		Versus                 W/L     SHS      Opp
12/04/51	Willard			W	42	32
12/07/51	Galion			L	57	67
12/11/51	Mansfield	L	36	78
12/14/51	Cleveland Lutheran	L	54	59	At Cleveland Arena
12/28/51	@Fremont Ross		L	54	71
01/04/52	@Norwalk		L	38	63
01/08/52	Madison			L	54	65
01/11/52*	@Bucyrus		L	35	43
01/15/52	Crestline		L	38	42
01/18/52*	Bellevue		W	62	61
01/22/52*	@Willard		W	74	59
01/29/52	@Madison		L	60	66	At Johnny Appleseed Middle School
02/01/52*	@Galion			L	53	75	NEED BOX
02/05/52	@Wooster		L	63	81
02/08/52*	Upper Sandusky		W	77	63
02/11/52	Bucyrus			L	39	63
02/15/52*	@Crestline		W	63	59
02/22/52*	Norwalk			L	63	68
02/26/52	Mansfield		L	50	89	Class A Sectional Tournament at Marion Coliseum - NEED BOX


Shiloh
Coach:  Dick Gross
Record:  2-17 (0-14 RCL)
Leading Scorer:  Bob Rakestraw (220 pts/12.2 avg)

Date		Versus                 W/L     SHS     Opp
11/20/51	@John Simpson Middle	L	35	53
11/27/51	@New Haven		L	46	73
11/30/51*	Lucas			L	39	45
12/04/51	@North Fairfield	W	58	48
12/07/51*	@Plymouth		L	51	73
12/11/51*	Union			L	31	42
01/04/52*	@Butler			L	30	52
01/08/52*	@Bellville		L	50	54
01/10/52*	Lexington		L	45	58
01/11/52*	Ontario			L	52	53
01/15/52*	@Lucas			L	26	50
01/18/52*	Plymouth		L	30	53
01/22/52*	@Union			L	50	57
01/25/52*	Bellville		L	43	51
01/29/52*	@Lexington		L	48	62
02/01/52*	Butler			L	43	47
02/05/52	North Fairfield		W	67	48
02/08/52*	@Ontario		L	46	78
02/12/52	Ontario			L	41	67	Class B Richland County Tournament at Mansfield High School


Union
Coach:  Francis LaBonte
Record:  9-12 (4-10 RCL)
Leading Scorer:  Chuck Kissel (287 pts/13.2 avg)

Date		Versus                 W/L     UHS      Opp
11/13/51	Johnsville		W	51	26
11/16/51	Greenwich		W	47	37
11/20/51	@Attica			L	44	57	NEED BOX
11/27/51	Perrysville		W	73	36
11/30/51*	@Lexington		L	38	41
12/07/51*	Bellville		W	46	31
12/11/51*	@Shiloh			W	42	31
12/14/51*	Plymouth		L	47	52
01/04/52*	Ontario			L	44	52
01/08/52	@North Fairfield	W	52	42
01/11/52*	@Butler			L	43	55
01/12/52	@Greenwich		W	70	34
01/15/52*	Lexington		L	56	80
01/16/52*	@Bellville		W	56	47
01/22/52*	Shiloh			W	57	50
01/25/52*	@Plymouth		L	70	71	OT
01/29/52*	Lucas			L	39	58
02/01/52*	Ontario			L	48	65
02/02/52*	@Lucas			L	42	51
02/08/52*	Butler			L	37	47
02/11/52	Lexington		L	38	71	Class B Richland County Tournament at Mansfield High School

Northern Ohio League Standings

Team NOL Reg Overall Bellevue 6 - 1 13 - 6 14 - 7 Bucyrus 5 - 2 13 - 5 14 - 6 Galion 5 - 2 12 - 4 13 - 5 Norwalk 5 - 2 9 - 7 10 - 8 Shelby 4 - 3 5 - 13 5 - 14 Upper Sandusky 2 - 5 5 - 11 5 - 12 Crestline 1 - 6 5 - 9 5 - 10 Willard 0 - 7 3 - 15 3 - 16

Ohio Scholastic Conference Standings

Team OSC Reg Overall Mansfield 5 - 0 14 - 5 17 - 6 Alliance Canton McKinley Massillon Toledo Waite Warren

Richland County League Standings

Team RCL Reg Overall Lexington 13 - 1 16 - 2 19 - 3 Lucas 11 - 3 12 - 4 15 - 6 Butler 10 - 4 12 - 6 13 - 8 Ontario 8 - 6 9 - 7 10 - 8 Plymouth 6 - 8 8 - 11 8 - 12 Bellville 4 - 10 5 - 10 5 - 11 Union 4 - 10 9 - 11 9 - 12 Shiloh 0 - 14 2 - 16 2 - 17

Richland County Top Ten Scoring Averages

RNK AVG Name School Points Games 1 17.55 Nathan Price Ontario 316 18 2 15.47 Dale Ford Lexington 325 21 3 15.13 Bill Semenoff Mansfield 348 23 4 15.11 Don Wilson Madison 257 17 missing 1 game 5 14.61 Kenny Terry Shelby 263 18 missing 1 game 6 14.31 Bob Walker Madison 272 19 missing 1 game 7 14.26 Duane Wilson Plymouth 271 24 8 13.50 Earl Greer Butler 270 20 9 12.81 Fred Ford Lexington 269 21 10 12.70 Millard Frontz Lucas 254 20

Richland County Top Ten Scoring Games

RNK PTS Name School Versus Date 1 36 Dale Ford Lexington Plymouth 02/01/1952 2 34 Nathan Price Ontario Whetstone 01/08/1952 3 33 Dale Ford Lexington Butler 01/18/1952 33 Bill Semenoff Mansfield Columbus Central 01/22/1952 5 31 Nathan Price Ontario Bellville 01/29/1952 6 30 Kenny Terry Shelby Madison 01/29/1952 7 28 Nathan Price Ontario Bellville 02/05/1952 8 27 Bill Semenoff Mansfield Springfield 01/15/1952 9 26 Bob Walker Madison Willard 01/15/1952 26 Nathan Price Ontario Plymouth 01/22/1952 26 Don Wilson Madison Crestline 01/22/1952 26 Don Wilson Madison Shelby 01/29/1952 Return to Richland County index Email Me