1952-53 Richland County Basketball Scores


Lexington
Coach:  Arthur Seesholtz
Record:  15-6 (12-2 RCL)
Leading Scorer:  Dale Ford (492 pts/20.5 avg)

Date		Versus                 W/L     OFF     DEF
11/21/52	@Gambier		W	71	47
11/25/52	Alumni			W	60	51
12/02/52	Fredericktown		W	63	51
12/05/52*	@Butler			W	70	52
12/09/52*	@Lucas			L	47	51
12/12/52*	@Ontario		W	74	59.
12/16/52*	@Shiloh			W	74	51
12/19/52*	Plymouth		W	75	64
12/26/52	Elm Valley		W	47	46	Holiday Tournament at Marion Coliseum
12/27/52	Marion St. Mary		W	55	46	Holiday Tournament at Marion Coliseum
01/06/53*	@Bellville		W	62	50
01/09/53*	@Union			W	72	45
01/13/53	Mt. Gilead		W	69	64	OT
01/16/53*	Butler			W	76	57
01/20/53*	Lucas			W	66	52
01/23/53*	@Ontario		W	81	72
01/27/53*	Shiloh			W	61	50
01/30/53*	@Plymouth		W	54	50
01/31/53	Johnsville		L	69	71
02/03/53*	Bellville		W	81	55
02/10/53*	Union			W	62	51	02/06
02/11/53	Gambier			W	94	59	02/10
02/16/53	Union			W	61	54	Class B Richland County Tournament at Mansfield Senior High School
02/19/53	Ontario			L	70	80	Class B Richland County Tournament at Mansfield Senior High School


Lucas
Coach:  John Hauck
Record:  21-2 (13-1 RCL)
Leading Scorer:  Bob Robinson (354 pts/15.3 avg)

Date		Versus                 W/L     OFF     DEF
11/18/52	?Tiro			W	49	40
12/02/52	?Sterling		W	65	44
12/05/52*	@Ontario		W	73	66
12/09/52*	Lexington		W	51	47
12/12/52*	@Butler			W	56	55
12/16/52*	Union			W	60	41
12/19/52*	@Bellville		W	60	53
12/30/52	@Liverpool Township	W	60	54
01/06/53*	@Plymouth		W	60	54
01/09/53*	Shiloh			W	80	40
01/16/53*	Ontario			W	70	67
01/20/53*	@Lexington		L	52	66
01/23/53*	Butler			W	71	57
01/27/53*	@Union			W	42	33
01/30/53*	Bellville		W	59	48
02/13/53*	Plymouth		W	69	48
02/14/53*	@Shiloh			W	73	60
02/17/53	Shiloh			W	58	46	Class B Richland County Tournament at Mansfield Senior High School
02/19/53	Plymouth		W	76	56	Class B Richland County Tournament at Mansfield Senior High School
02/21/53	Ontario			W	90	71	Class B Richland County Tournament at Mansfield Senior High School
02/24/53	Hopewell-Loudon		W	44	43	Class B District Tournament at Heidelerg College
02/28/53	Bloomville		W	55	54	Class B District Tournament at Heidelerg College
03/06/53	Arlington		L	57	58	Class B District Tournament at Heidelerg College


Plymouth
Coach:  Fred Kreutzfeld
Record:  9-11 (7-7 RCL)
Leading Scorer:  

Date		Versus                 W/L     PHS     Opp
11/22/52	@Leesville		L	46	59
		?Margaretta		L	56	73
		?Norwlk St. Paul	L	50	51
		?New Haven		W	71	58
	*	?Shiloh			W	65	57
	*	?Ontario		L	61	68
	*	Union			W	79	58
	*	Butler			W	71	58
	*	Lexington		L	64	75
	*	Lucas			L	54	60
	*	Bellville		W	50	45
	*	Shiloh			W	43	34
	*	Ontario			L	63	74
	*	Union			W	60	46
	*	Butler			L	44	66
	*	Lexington		L	50	54
	*	Bellville		W	54	50
	*	Lucas			L	48	64
		Butler			W	53	51	Class B Richland County Tournament
		Lucas			L	56	76	Class B Richland County Tournament

Northern Ohio League League Standings

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

Richland County League League Standings

Team RCL Reg Overall Lexington 13 - 1 21 - 1 22 - 2 Lucas 13 - 1 16 - 1 21 - 2 Plymouth 7 - 7 8 - 10 9 - 11 Bellville Butler Ontario Shiloh Union

Richland County League Top Ten Scoring Averages

RNK AVG Name School Points Games 20.50 Dale Ford Lexington 492 24 15.39 Bob Robinson Lucas 354 23 15.26 Millard Frontz Lucas 351 23 13.41 Ken Thomas Lexington 322 24 13.13 Dave McMillen Lucas 302 23 12.70 Robert Wentz Lexington 305 24

Richland County League Top Ten Scoring Games

RNK PTS Name School Versus Date 31 Dale Ford Lexington Ontario 01/23/1953 29 Bob Robinson Lucas Butler 01/23/1953 28 Dale Ford Lexington Union 01/09/1953 28 Dale Ford Lexington Mt. Gilead 01/13/1953 27 Dale Ford Lexington Shiloh 12/16/1952 27 Bob Robinson Lucas Ontario 01/16/1953 27 Dale Ford Lexington Gambier 02/11/1953 27 Bob Robinson Lucas Plymouth 02/19/1953 25 Dale Ford Lexington Butler 01/16/1953 10 25 Dale Ford Lexington Union 02/10/1953 25 Dave McMillen Lucas Ontario 02/21/1953 Return to Richland County index Email Me