1968-69 Richland County Basketball Scores


Clear Fork
Coach:  Les Hauenstein
Record:  14-5 (11-3 JAC)
Leading Scorer:  Dave Beal (281 pts/15.6 avg)

Date		Versus                 W/L     CFHS    Opp
12/06/68*	@Crestline		W	73	64
12/07/68	Wynford			W	64	59	OT
12/13/68*	Lexington		L	72	76
12/20/68*	@Fredericktown		W	67	55
12/21/68*	Ontario			W	67	53
12/27/68	Northmor		W	80	56
01/03/69*	@Plymouth		L	63	71
01/10/69*	@Loudonville		W	67	54
01/11/69*	Crestview		W	78	67
01/17/69*	@Lexington		W	56	49
01/24/69*	Fredericktown		W	72	57
01/25/69*	@Ontario		L	71	79
01/31/69*	Plymouth		W	68	65
02/07/69*	Loudonville		W	60	52
02/08/69*	@Crestview		W	84	58
02/11/69	@Mansfield Malabar	L	60	64
02/14/69*	Crestline		W	75	65
02/15/69	@Lucas			W	72	62
02/21/69	Ashland			L	51	68	Class AAA Sectional Tournament at Ashland College


Crestview
Coach:  Ed Peitz
Record:  3-16 (3-11 JAC)
Leading Scorer:  Ed Slone (312 pts/17.3 avg)

Date		Versus                 W/L     CHS     Opp
11/30/68	@Mansfield Malabar	L	34	77
12/06/68*	Ontario			L	54	76
12/07/68	Mapleton		L	40	60
12/13/68*	@Loudonville		L	49	50
12/20/68*	@Plymouth		L	58	63
12/21/68*	Crestline		W	61	57
12/27/68	Norwalk			L	37	69
01/03/69*	@Fredericktown		L	47	55
01/10/69*	Lexington		W	70	68
01/11/69*	@Clear Fork		L	67	78
01/17/69*	Loudonville		L	56	62
01/18/69	Hillsdale		L	57	67
01/24/69*	Plymouth		L	42	58
01/25/69*	@Crestline		L	84     100
01/31/69*	Fredericktown		W	62	61
02/07/69*	@Lexington		L	54	76
02/08/69*	Clear Fork		L	58	84
02/14/69*	@Ontario		L	44	57
02/21/69	Lucas			L	51	62	Class A Sectional Tournament at Madison High School


Lexington
Coach:  John Barr
Record:  9-10 (8-6 JAC)
Leading Scorer:  Jack Sautter (324 pts/17.0 avg)

Date		Versus		       W/L     LHS     Opp
12/06/68*	Fredericktown		W	63	50
12/07/68	@Shelby			L	61	74
12/13/68*	@Clear Fork		W	76	72
12/20/68*	@Crestline		W	68	51
12/21/68*	Plymouth		L	59	69
01/03/69*	@Ontario		L	52	64
01/04/69*	@Plymouth		W	77	63
01/10/69*	@Crestview		L	68	70
01/11/69*	Loudonville		W	59	52
01/17/69*	Clear Fork		L	49	56
01/18/69	Mansfield Malabar	L	56	61
01/24/69*	Crestline		L	60	63
01/25/69	@Madison		W	48	43
01/31/69*	Ontario			L	64	80
02/07/69*	Crestview		W	76	54
02/08/69*	@Loudonville		W	58	45
02/14/69	Mansfield St. Peter's	L	53	58
02/15/69*	@Fredercktown		W	72	60
02/21/69	Mansfield Senior	L	66	69	Class AA Sectional Tournament at Ashland College


Lucas
Coach:  Larry Wilson
Record:  5-15 (0-12 MBC)
Leading Scorer:  Bill Wilson (368 pts/18.4 avg)

Date		Versus                 W/L     LHS     OPP
12/06/68*	Centerburg		L	58	76
12/07/68	@Smithville		L	50	59
12/13/68*	Danville		L	59	60
12/14/68*	@East Knox		L	35	58
12/20/68*	@Newark Catholic	L	53	73
12/21/68*	@New Albany		L	75	80	OT
12/28/68	Northmor		W	65	58
01/03/69	New Lexington St. Aloy.	W	79	69
01/04/69	Loudonville		W	58	51
01/11/69*	@Columbus Academy	L	49	57
01/17/69*	@Danville		L	48	56
01/18/69*	East Knox		L	40	45
01/24/69*	@Newark Catholic	L	59	74
01/25/69*	New Albany		L	59	66
02/01/69*	Columbus Academy	L	56	59
02/07/69*	@Centerburg		L	56	59
02/08/69	@Northmor		W	42	40
02/15/69	Clear Fork		L	66	72
02/21/69	Crestview		W	62	51	Class A Sectional Tournament at madison High School
02/22/69	Mansfield St. Peter's	L	40	64	Class A Sectional Tournament at madison High School


Madison
Coach:  Edgar Fisher
Record:  4-14 (3-9 CC)
Leading Scorer:  Leon Hart (199 pts/11.0 avg)

Date		Versus		       W/L     MHS     Opp
12/06/68*	@Wooster		W	64	54
12/07/68	@Ontario		L	52	70
12/13/68*	Mansfield Malabar	L	55	62
12/14/68*	@Ashland		L	34	59
12/20/68*	Coshocton		L	52	76
12/27/68*	@New Philadelphia	L	44	49
01/04/69*	Dover			W	74	40
01/11/69	Shelby			W	89	66
01/17/69*	@Mansfield Malabar	L	46	50
01/18/69	Mansfield Senior	L	43	79
01/24/69*	Ashland			L	44	67
01/25/69	Lexington		L	43	48
01/31/69*	@Coshocton		L	64	69
02/01/69*	New Philadelphia	L	46	49
02/08/69	Mansfield St. Peter's	L	39	56
02/11/69*	Wooster			W	62	50
02/14/69*	@Dover			L	62	65
02/21/69	Upper Sandusky		L	57	77	Class AA Sectional Tournament at Galion High School


Mansfield Malabar
Coach:  Bob Earnest
Record:  12-7 (7-5 CC)
Leading Scorer:  Jim Jones (268 pts/14.1 avg)

Date		Versus		       W/L     MHS     Opp
11/30/68	Crestview		W	77	34
12/06/68*	New Philadelphia	W	60	43
12/13/68*	@Madison		W	62	55
12/14/68*	Dover			W	71	42
12/20/68*	@Wooster		W	68	55
12/27/68	@Upper Sandusky		W	65	64
12/28/68	Ontario			L	63	66
01/03/69*	Ashland			L	50	57
01/04/69*	@Coshocton		L	55	60
01/10/69*	@New Philadelphia	W	57	47
01/17/69*	Madison			W	50	46
01/18/69	@Lexington		W	61	56
01/24/69*	@Dover			L	50	52
01/31/69*	Wooster			L	64	65
02/01/69	@Shelby			W	47	42
02/07/69*	@Ashland		L	50	71
02/08/69	Clear Fork		W	64	60
02/14/69*	Coshocton		W	71	68
02/21/69	Ontario			L	73	76	Class AA Sectional Tournament at Galion High School


Mansfield Senior
Coach:  Jim Burkett
Record:  12-8 (7-7 BC)
Leading Scorer:  Robert "Bubba" Petty (269 pts/13.4 avg)

Date		Versus		       W/L     MSHS    OPP
11/20/68	Bucyrus			W	85	57
12/06/68*	Fremont Ross		W	72	50
12/07/68	Ashland			W	68	61
12/13/68*	@Lorain Admiral King	L	63	90
12/20/68*	@Elyria			W	67	65
12/21/68*	Marion Harding		L	50	72
12/27/68*	@Lorain Senior		L	51	57
01/03/69*	@Sandusky		L	67	84
01/04/69*	Findlay			L	54	65
01/10/69*	@Fremont Ross		W	61	53
01/17/69*	Lorain Admiral King	W	62	61
01/18/69	@Madison		W	79	43
01/24/69*	Elyria			L	47	60
01/25/69*	@Marion Harding		W	57	56
01/30/69*	Lorain Senior		W	52	42
02/07/69*	@Findlay		W	80	77
02/08/69	Toledo Scott		W	49	47
02/14/69*	Sandusky		L	53	73
02/21/69	Lexington		W	69	66	Class AA Sectional Tournament at Ashland College
02/22/69	Ashland			L	65	66	Class AA Sectional Tournament at Ashland College - OT


Mansfield St. Peter's
Coach:  Bob Frye
Record:  19-7
Leading Scorer:  Whitey Varga (337 pts/16.0 avg)

Date		Versus                 W/L     SPHS    Opp
11/27/68	Oberlin			W	89	59
11/30/68	Elyria Catholic		W	60	40
12/06/68	Gilmour Academy		W	93	59
12/07/68	Lorain St. Mary		W	65	31
12/14/68	@Zanesville Rosecrans	L	54	62
12/21/68	Middletown Fenwick	W	82	59
12/27/68	@Marion Catholic	W	70	48
12/28/68	Buckeye Valley		W	66	45
01/03/69	@Akron St. Vincent	L	52	59
01/04/69	Toledo Central Catholic	L	48	49
01/10/69	@Tiffin Calvert		W	63	54
01/17/69	@Cleveland St. Joseph	W	78	69
01/18/69	Shelby			L	50	55
01/24/69	@Delphos St. John's	L	56	59
01/25/69	Buckeye Central		W	75	47
02/01/69	Wynford			W	72	57
02/07/69	Lima Central Catholic	L	62	68
02/08/69	@Madison		W	56	39
02/14/69	@Lexington		W	58	53
02/16/69	Fremont St. Joseph	W	93	43
02/21/69	Colonel Crawford	W	77	44	Class A Sectional Tournament at Madison High School
02/22/69	Lucas			W	64	40	Class A Sectional Tournament at Madison High School
02/28/69	South Central		W	95	47	Class A Sectional Tournament at Madison High School
03/07/69	Bloomville		W	66	43	Class A District Tournament at Galion High School
03/08/69	Attica			W	75	53	Class A District Tournament at Galion High School
03/13/69	Fort Recovery		L	64	72	Class A Regional Tournament at Bowling Green State University


Ontario
Coach:  David Milligan
Record:  19-2 (13-1 JAC)
Leading Scorer:  Rich Nichols (399 pts/19.0 avg)

Date		Versus		       W/L     OHS     Opp
12/06/68*	@Crestview		W	76	54
12/07/68	Madison			W	70	52
12/13/68*	Plymouth		W	78	59
12/20/68*	Loudonville		W	60	35
12/21/68*	@Clear Fork		L	53	67
12/28/68	@Mansfield Malabar	W	66	63
01/03/69*	Lexington		W	64	52
01/10/69*	@Fredericktown		W	70	65
01/11/69*	Crestline		W	71	47
01/17/69*	@Plymouth		W	76	73
01/18/69	@Colonel Crawford	W	68	65
01/24/69*	@Loudonville		W	66	59
01/25/69*	Clear Fork		W	79	71
01/31/69*	@Lexington		W	80	64
02/07/69*	Fredericktown		W	81	61
02/08/69*	@Crestline		W	92	65
02/14/69*	Crestview		W	57	44
02/15/69	Galion			W	73	72
02/21/69	Mansfield Malabar	W	76	73	Class AA Sectional Tournament at Galion High School
02/22/69	Upper Sandusky		W	88	76	Class AA Sectional Tournament at Galion High School
03/01/69	Ashland			L	45	69	Class AA Sectional Tournament at Ashland College


Plymouth
Coach:  Ron Hostler
Record:  12-8 (8-6 JAC)
Leading Scorer:  Jim Clark (365 pts/18.2 avg)

Date		Versus		       W/L     PHS     Opp
11/30/68	Buckeye Central		W	70	64
12/06/68*	Loudonville		W	83	49
12/13/68*	@Ontario		L	59	78
12/20/68*	Crestview		W	63	58
12/21/68*	@Lexington		W	69	59
12/27/68	South Central		W	85	52
01/03/69*	Clear Fork		W	71	63
01/04/69*	Lexington		L	63	77
01/10/69*	@Crestline		L	73	76
01/11/69*	Fredericktown		W	78	69
01/17/69*	Ontario			L	73	76
01/18/69	@Buckeye Central	W	73	69
01/24/69*	@Crestview		W	58	42
01/31/69*	@Clear Fork		L	65	68
02/01/69	@Colonel Crawford	L	64	66
02/07/69*	Crestline		W	87	77
02/08/69*	@Fredericktown		L	56	65
02/14/69*	@Loudonville		W	59	52
02/21/69	New London		W	67	56	Class A Sectional Tournament at Madison High School
03/01/69	Wynford			L	50	53	Class A Sectional Tournament at Madison High School


Shelby
Coach:  Chuck Williams
Record:  11-8 (9-5 NOL)
Leading Scorer:  Calvin Dietz (395 pts/20.7 avg)

Date		Versus		       W/L     SHS     Opp
11/29/68*	@Upper Sandusky		W	69	63
12/06/68*	Tiffin Columbian	W	68	58
12/07/68	Lexington		W	74	61
12/13/68*	@Bucyrus		W	89	65
12/14/68*	@Willard		L	56	57
12/20/68*	Bellevue		W	57	55	OT
01/03/69*	Norwalk			W	78	62
01/10/69*	@Galion			W	67	61
01/11/69	@Madison		L	66	89
01/17/69*	Upper Sandusky		W	68	57
01/18/69	@Mansfield St. Peter's	W	55	50
01/24/69*	@Tiffin Columbian	L	50	62
01/25/69*	Bucyrus			L	54	55
01/31/69*	Willard			W	70	40
02/01/69	Mansfield Malabar	L	42	47
02/07/69*	@Bellevue		L	41	74
02/08/69*	@Norwalk		L	61	68
02/14/69*	Galion			W	65	61
02/18/69	Marion Harding		L	41	77	Class AA Sectional Tournament at Mansfield Malabar High School

Buckeye Conference Standings

Team BC Reg Overall Sandusky 12 - 2 16 - 2 20 - 3 Marion Harding 11 - 3 14 - 4 19 - 5 Findlay 9 - 5 11 - 7 11 - 8 Lorain Senior 7 - 7 8 - 10 11 - 11 Mansfield Senior 7 - 7 11 - 7 12 - 8 Elyria 5 - 9 9 - 9 11 - 10 Lorain Admiral King 4 - 10 6 - 12 7 - 13 Fremont Ross 1 - 13 3 - 15 3 - 16

Cardinal Conference Standings

Team CC Reg Overall Ashland 11 - 1 15 - 3 18 - 4 Coshocton 9 - 3 14 - 4 16 - 5 Mansfield Malabar 7 - 5 12 - 6 12 - 7 New Philadelphia 7 - 5 11 - 7 13 - 8 Dover 3 - 9 6 - 12 6 - 13 Madison 3 - 9 4 - 13 4 - 14 Wooster 2 - 10

Middle Buckeye Conference Standings

Team MBC Reg Overall Danville 9 - 3 14 - 4 14 - 5 Newark Catholic 9 - 3 15 - 3 15 - 4 Centerburg 7 - 5 12 - 6 13 - 7 Columbus Academy 7 - 5 9 - 6 10 - 7 New Albany 7 - 5 11 - 7 11 - 8 East Knox 3 - 9 5 - 11 5 - 12 Lucas 0 - 12 4 - 14 5 - 15

Johnny Appleseed Conference Standings

Team JAC Reg Overall Ontario 13 - 1 17 - 1 19 - 2 Clear Fork 11 - 3 14 - 4 14 - 5 Lexington 8 - 6 9 - 9 9 - 10 Plymouth 8 - 6 11 - 7 12 - 8 Crestline 7 - 7 10 - 8 10 - 9 Fredericktown 4 - 10 6 - 12 6 - 13 Crestview 3 - 11 3 - 15 3 - 16 Loudonville 2 - 12 2 - 16 3 - 17

Northern Ohio League Standings

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

Richland County Top Ten Scoring Averages

- not complete RNK AVG Name School Points Games 1 20.78 Calvin Dietz Shelby 395 19 2 19.00 Rich Nichols Ontario 399 21 3 18.40 Bill Wilson Lucas 368 20 4 18.25 Jim Clark Plymouth 365 20 5 18.19 Don Heston Ontario 382 21 6 17.33 Ed Slone Crestview 312 18 7 17.05 Jack Sautter Lexington 324 19 8 16.04 Whitey Varga Mansfield St. Peter's 337 21 9 15.61 Dave Beal Clear Fork 281 19 10 15.28 Duane Hill Mansfield Senior 214 14

Richland County Top Ten Scoring Games

RNK PTS Name School Versus Date 1 39 Calvin Deitz Shelby Norwalk 01/03/1969 2 38 Duane Hill Mansfield Senior Lexington 02/21/1969 3 36 Jim Jones Mansfield Malabar Coshocton 02/14/1969 4 34 Calvin Dietz Shelby Bucyrus 12/13/1968 5 33 Jim Clark Plymouth Ontario 01/17/1969 6 32 Calvin Dietz Shelby Tiffin Columbian 12/06/1968 32 Bill Wilson Lucas New Albany 12/21/1968 8 31 Ed Slone Crestview Clear Fork 01/11/1969 9 30 Fritz Iceman Lucas New Lexington St. Aloy 01/03/1969 30 Charles Henrich Mansfield St. Peter's Wynford 02/01/1969 30 Don Heston Ontario Galion 02/15/1969 Return to Richland County index Email Me