1971-72 Richland County Basketball Scores


Clear Fork
Coach:  Les Hauenstein
Record: 11-9 (9-5 JAC)
Leading Scorer:  Jim Watson (258 pts/12.9 avg)

Date		Versus                 W/L     CFHS    Opp
12/07/71	@Mansfield St. Peter's	L	56	70
12/10/71*	@Crestview		W	68	59
12/17/71	@Madison		L	49	62
12/18/71*	Ontario			L	66	70
12/21/71*	Plymouth		W	72	68
01/07/72*	@Crestline		W	91	75
01/08/72	Mansfield Malabar	L	53	73
01/14/72*	@Fredericktown		W	78	67
01/15/72*	Lexington		L	43	73
01/21/72*	Crestview		W	60	47
01/22/72	@Northmor		W	61	56
01/28/72*	Loudonville		W	50	46
01/29/72*	@Ontario		L	59	67
02/04/72*	Crestline		W	67	59
02/05/72*	@Loudonville		W	65	55
02/11/72*	Fredericktown		W	72	53
02/12/72*	@Lexington		L	58	77
02/18/72*	@Plymouth		L	73	77
02/26/72	Mansfield Fields	W	82	48	Class AA Sectional Tournament at Galion High School
03/04/72	Colonel Crawford	L	59	68	Class AA Sectional Tournament at Galion High School


Crestview
Coach:  Rick Burns
Record:  4-15 (4-10 JAC)
Leading Scorer:  Terry Newman (246 pts/15.3 avg)

Date		Versus                 W/L     CHS     Opp
11/27/71	Mansfield Malabar	L	45	74
11/30/71	@Mapleton		L	55	61
12/03/71*	@Loudonville		W	63	50
12/10/71*	Clear Fork		L	59	68
12/17/71*	@Plymouth		L	67	82
12/18/71*	Crestline		W	67	53
12/22/71	Hillsdale		L	63	70
12/28/71	@Lucas			L	70	73
01/07/72*	@Ontario		L	71	87
01/14/72*	@Lexington		L	44	79
01/15/72*	Fredericktown		W	75	62
01/21/72*	@Clear Fork		L	47	60
01/28/72*	Plymouth		L	62	88
01/29/72*	@Crestline		L	61	65
02/04/72*	Ontario			L	49	57
02/11/72*	Lexington		L	43	87
02/17/72*	@Fredericktown		L	55	68
02/18/72*	Loudonville		W	60	54
02/26/72	Perkins			L	61	63	Class AA Sectional Tournament at Sandusky


Lexington
Coach:  John Barr
Record:  25-1 (14-0 JAC)
Leading Scorer:  Tim Davis (411 pts/15.8 avg)

Date		Versus                 W/L     LHS     Opp
11/27/71	@Mansfield St. Peter's	W	62	53	At Mansfield Malabar High School
12/03/71*	@Ontario		W	92	59
12/04/71	Shelby			W	81	38
12/10/71*	Fredericktown		W	84	42
12/17/71*	@Crestline		W	92	39
12/18/71*	Plymouth		W	76	51
12/23/71	Madison			W	75	50
01/07/72*	@Loudonville		W	49	16
01/14/72*	Crestview		W	79	44
01/15/72*	@Clear Fork		W	73	43
01/21/72*	@Fredericktown		W	69	43
01/22/72	@Mansfield Malabar	W	60	46
01/28/72*	Crestline		W	75	30
01/29/72*	@Plymouth		W	80	54
02/04/72*	Loudonville		W	74	40
02/11/72*	@Crestview		W	87	43
02/12/72*	Clear Fork		W	77	58
02/18/72*	Ontario			W	67	55
02/25/72	Wynford			W	54	46	Class AA Sectional Tournament at Galion High School
03/03/72	Ontario			W	63	51	Class AA Sectional Tournament at Galion High School
03/10/72	Norawlk			W	52	40	Class AA District Tournament at Ashland College
03/11/72	Colonel Crawford	W	66	46	Class AA District Tournament at Ashland College
03/17/72	Rossford		W	54	52	Class AA Regional Tournament at Bowling Green State University - OT
03/18/72	Akron South		W	69	58	Class AA Regional Tournament at Bowling Green State University
03/23/72	Poland			W	59	47	Class AA State Tournament at Ohio State University St. John Arena
03/25/72	Columbus Ready		L	47	59	Class AA State Tournament at Ohio State University St. John Arena


Lucas
Coach:  Ron Gonter
Record:  10-9 (6-6 MBC)
Leading Scorer:  Tom Harvey (271 pts/14.2 avg)

Date		Versus		       W/L     LHS     OPP
12/04/71	Mansfield Christian	W	68	63
12/10/71*	@Centerburg		L	46	51
12/11/71	@Ohio Deaf		L	52	54
12/17/71*	@Danville		W	62	55
12/18/71*	East Knox		W	72	55
12/22/71*	@Columbus Academy	L	35	64
12/28/71	Crestview		W	73	70
01/07/72*	@Newark Catholic	L	48	55
01/08/72*	New Albany		W	78	66
01/15/72*	Columbus Academy	L	62	64	OT
01/21/72*	Danville		W	80	56
01/22/72*	@East Knox		W	68	64
01/28/72*	Newark Catholic		W	62	57
01/28/72*	@New Albany		L	62	75
02/04/72	@Mansfield Christian	W	79	71
02/05/72	@Columbus St. Charles	L	47	53
02/11/72*	Centerburg		L	40	54
02/12/72	New London		W	72	63
03/03/72	South Central		L	56	57	Class A Sectional Tournament at Madison High School


Madison
Coach:  Edgar Fisher
Record:  5-14 (2-10 CC)
Leading Scorer:  Rod Rickert (288 pts/15.1 avg)

Date		Versus		       W/L     MHS     Opp
11/27/71	@Shelby			W	67	58
12/03/71*	Wooster			L	49	54
12/10/71*	@New Philadelphia	W	64	60	OT
12/11/71*	Dover			L	46	64
12/17/71	Clear Fork		W	62	49
12/21/71*	@Coshocton		W	54	52
12/23/71	@Lexington		L	50	75
12/28/71*	Mansfield Malabar	L	42	51
12/30/71	@Mansfield St. Peter's	L	51	66
01/07/72*	@Ashland		L	46	50
01/08/72	Ontario			W	54	53
01/14/72*	@Wooster		L	55	63
01/21/72*	New Philadelphia	L	57	65
01/22/72	@Mansfield Senior	L	57	75
01/28/72*	@Dover			L	56	57
02/05/72*	Coshocton		L	59	66
02/11/72*	@Mansfield Malabar	L	52	56
02/18/72*	Ashland			L	56	60
02/26/72	Mansfield Malabar	L	54	59	Class AAA Sectional Tournament at Ashland College


Mansfield Christian
Coach:  Carl Key
Record:  18-7 (6-3 OCC)
Leading Scorer:  Jerry Cline (458 pts/18.3 avg)

Date		Versus		       W/L     MCHS    OPP
12/03/71	Ohio Deaf		W	85	80
12/04/71	@Lucas			L	63	68	OT
12/11/71*	@Cuyahoga Valley Chr.	W	56	54
12/17/71	Mansfield Fields	W	99	91
01/07/72	@Ohio Deaf		W	54	48
01/14/72*	Cleveland Baptist	W	83	72	First game in new gym
01/15/72	@Canton Brunnerdale	W	68	62
01/21/72*	Dayton Christian	W	76	69
01/22/72	@Elyria Lake Ridge	W	71	51
01/29/72	Kidron Central Chr.	L	67	71
02/04/72	Lucas			L	71	79
02/05/72	Cuyahoga Valley Chr.	W	60	45
02/11/72*	@Cleveland Baptist	W	71	70
02/12/72	Elyria Lake Ridge	W	78	65
02/18/72*	@Dayton Christian	W	78	68
02/19/72*	Cleveland Baptist	L	87	88
02/25/72	@Kidron Central Chr.	L	73	76
03/02/72	Norfolk Christian, VA	L	72	80	Delaware County Christian invitational tournament at Cheney State College, PA
03/03/72	Cedar Grove Chr. PA	W	74	34	Delaware County Christian invitational tournament at Cheney State College, PA
03/04/72	Philmont Chr. Academy	W	63	42	Delaware County Christian invitational tournament at Cheney State College, PA
03/10/72*	Dayton Christian	W	62	57
03/11/72*	@Cuyahoga Valley Chr.	W	78	50
03/17/72	Brethren Christian, IN	W      112	48	Midwest-Ohio Christian Conference Tournament at Mansfield Christian High School
03/24/72	Cuyahoga Valley Chr.	W	42	36	Midwest-Ohio Christian Conference Tournament at Grace College, Winona Lake, IN
03/25/72	Indianapolis Heritage	L	62	72	Midwest-Ohio Christian Conference Tournament at Grace College, Winona Lake, IN


Mansfield Fields
Coach:  Mike Davis
Record:  1-12
Leading Scorer:  Steve Hitchens (216 pts/16.5 avg)

Date		Versus		       W/L     MFHS    OPP
12/04/71	Danville		W	64	56	At John Sherman Junior High School
12/10/71	@Canton Brunnerdale	L	56	60
12/17/71	@Mansfield Christian	L	91	99
12/18/71	Lancaster Reemelin	L	45	59
01/08/72	@Fort Jennings		L	60     100
01/14/72	@Spencer Sharples	L	48	60
01/22/72	@Lancaster Reemelin	L	32	89
01/29/72	@Carrollton St. Edwards	L	58	71
02/04/72	@Ohio Deaf		L	40     101
02/05/72	Spencer Sharples	L	60	96
02/11/72	@Heath StPeter and Paul	L	71	75
02/19/72	New Madison		L	60	81
02/26/72	Clear Fork		L	48	82	Class AA Sectional Tournament at Galion High School


Malabar
Coach:  Bob Earnest
Record:  12-9 (7-5 CC)
Leading Scorer:  Bob Crawford (343 pts/16.3 avg)

Date		Versus		       W/L     MHS     Opp
11/27/71	@Crestview		W	74	45
12/04/71	@Ontario		L	62	68
12/10/71*	@Ashland		W	43	42
12/11/71*	Wooster			W	73	66
12/17/71*	@New Philadelphia	W	59	57
12/21/71*	Dover			W	67	59
12/28/71*	@Madison		W	51	42
01/07/72*	Coshocton		L	58	67
01/08/72	@Clear Fork		W	73	53
01/15/72	Mansfield St. Peter's	L	65	71
01/21/72*	Ashland			L	54	57	OT
01/22/72	Lexington		L	46	60
01/28/72*	@Wooster		L	61	69
02/04/72*	New Philadelphia	W	61	49
02/05/72*	@Dover			L	54	58
02/11/72*	Madison			W	56	52
02/18/72*	@Coshocton		L	53	56
02/19/72	Shelby			W	67	43
02/26/72	Madison			W	59	54	Class AAA Sectional Tournament at Ashland College
03/04/72	Galion			W	70	46	Class AAA Sectional Tournament at Ashland College
03/09/72	Celina			L	74	86	Class AAA District Tournament at Bowling Green State University


Mansfield Senior
Coach:  Vic Pfizenmayer
Record:  6-13 (3-11 BC)
Leading Scorer:  Dave Hurley (331 pts/17.4 avg)

Date		Versus		       W/L     MSHS    OPP
11/27/71	Akron South		W	86	81
12/03/71*	@Fremont Ross		L	54	59
12/10/71*	Lorain Admiral King	L	52	58
12/11/71	@Ashland		L	44	57
12/17/71*	Elyria			W	72	55
12/18/71*	@Marion Harding		L	67	79
12/23/71*	Lorain Senior		W	72	66
12/30/71*	@Findlay		L	93     114
01/07/72*	Sandusky		L	51	58
01/14/72*	Fremont Ross		W	90	52
01/21/72*	@Lorain Admiral King	L	65	71
01/22/72	Madison			W	75	57
01/28/72*	@Elyria			L	63	79
01/29/72*	Marion Harding		L	71	75
02/04/72*	@Lorain Senior		L	60	82
02/05/72	Triway			W	85	69
02/11/72*	Findlay			L	60	89
02/18/72*	@Sandusky		L	69	74
02/22/72	Fremont Ross		L	52	57	Class AAA Sectional Tournament at Ashland College - OT - NEED BOX


Mansfield St. Peter's
Coach:  Ron Barbo
Record:  15-10
Leading Scorer:  Pat Mulherin (369 pts/14.7 avg)

Date		Versus                 W/L     SPHS    Opp
11/24/71	@Monroeville		W	90	47
11/27/71	Lexington		L	53	62
12/03/71	@Danville		W	91	66
12/04/71	@Clearview		L	58	63
12/07/71	Clear Fork		W	70	56
12/11/71	Zanesville Rosecrans	W	49	46
12/18/71	@Hardin Northern	L	53	54
12/22/71	@Riverdale		L	73	75	OT
12/28/71	@Norwalk		L	52	56
12/30/71	Madison			W	66	51
01/07/72	Tiffin Calvert		W	80	70
01/08/72	Garaway			L	59	63
01/14/72	@Sandusky St. Mary	W	74	56
01/15/72	@Mansfield Malabar	W	71	65
01/21/72	Akron St. Vincent	W	76	59
01/29/72	@Wynford		L	63	65	OT
02/05/72	Cleveland St. Joseph	L	70	71
02/12/72	Colonel Crawford	W	60	49
02/18/72	@Columbus DeSales	W	89	56
02/19/72	@Fremont St. Joseph	L	74	76
02/25/72	New London		W	65	38	Class A Sectional Tournament at Madison High School
02/26/72	Buckeye Central		W	55	46	Class A Sectional Tournament at Madison High School
03/09/72	Monroeville		W	75	58	Class A District Tournament at Bellevue High School
03/11/72	Seneca East		W	58	53	Class A District Tournament at Bellevue High School
03/15/72	Continental		L	66	70	Class A Regional Tournament at Bowling Green State University


Ontario
Coach:  David Milligan
Record:  16-4 (12-2 JAC)
Leading Scorer:  Roger Ash (394 pts/19.7 avg)

Date		Versus                 W/L     OHS     OPP
12/03/71*	Lexington		L	59	92
12/04/71	Mansfield Malabar	W	68	62
12/10/71*	@Crestline		W	67	61
12/17/71*	Fredericktown		W	72	55
12/18/71*	@Clear Fork		W	70	66
01/07/72*	Crestview		W	87	71
01/08/72	@Madison		L	53	54
01/14/72*	@Loudonville		W	54	47
01/15/72*	Plymouth		W	79	76
01/21/72*	Crestline		W	74	69
01/22/72	Shelby			W	84	67
01/28/72*	@Fredericktown		W	76	62
01/29/72*	Clear Fork		W	67	59
02/04/72*	@Crestview		W	57	49
02/11/72*	Loudonville		W	58	47
02/12/72*	@Plymouth		W	76	66
02/18/72*	@Lexington		L	55	67
02/19/72	@Galion			W	67	61
02/25/72	Upper Sandusky		W	66	64	Class AA Sectional Tournament at Galion High School
03/03/72	Lexington		L	51	63	Class AA Sectional Tournament at Galion High School


Plymouth
Coach:  Bryan Neff
Record:  12-7 (9-5 FC)
Leading Scorer:  Lee Wilkins (283 pts/14.8 avg)

Date		Versus                 W/L     PHS     Opp
12/10/71*	Loudonville		W	83	55
12/17/71*	Crestview		W	82	67
12/18/71*	@Lexington		L	51	76
12/21/71*	@Clear Fork		L	68	72
12/23/71	Buckeye Central		W	92	52
12/29/71	@South Central		W	61	59
01/07/72*	Fredericktown		W	86	83
01/08/72	Mapleton		W	66	63
01/14/72*	Crestline		W	66	55
01/15/72*	@Ontario		L	76	79
01/21/72*	@Loudonville		W	68	54
01/28/72*	@Crestview		W	88	62
01/29/72*	Lexington		L	54	80
02/04/72*	@Fredericktown		W	92	73
02/11/72*	@Crestline		W	83	81
02/12/72*	Ontario			L	66	76
02/18/72*	Clear Fork		W	77	73
02/19/72	@Buckeye Central	L	66	69
02/26/72	South Central		L	68	80	Class A Sectional Tournament at Madison High School


Shelby
Coach:  Chuck Williams
Record:  2-17 (2-12 NOL)
Leading Scorer:  John Thompson (272 pts/14.3 avg)

Date		Versus                 W/L     SHS      Opp
11/26/71*	Bellevue		L	45	65
11/27/71	Madison			L	58	67
12/03/71*	Norwalk			L	48	53
12/04/71	@Lexington		L	38	81
12/10/71*	@Galion			L	46	61
12/11/71*	Upper Sandusky		W	61	52
12/17/71*	@Tiffin Columbian	L	44	69
01/07/72*	Bucyrus			L	37	53
01/14/72*	Willard			L	56	75
01/21/72*	@Bellevue		L	72	85
01/22/72	Ontario			L	67	84
01/23/72*	@Norwalk		L	46	69
01/29/72*	Galion			L	62	73
02/04/72*	@Upper Sandusky		L	51	68
02/11/72*	Tiffin Columbian	W	64	54
02/12/72*	@Bucyrus		L	52	75
02/18/72*	@Willard		L	44	58
02/19/72	@Mansfield Malabar	L	43	67
02/25/72	Ashland			L	39	63	Class AAA Sectional Tournament at Ashland College

Buckeye Conference Standings

Team BC Reg Overall Findlay 13 - 1 16 - 2 19 - 3 Lorain Admiral King 10 - 4 14 - 4 18 - 5 Elyria 7 - 7 10 - 8 10 - 9 Marion Harding 7 - 7 10 - 8 11 - 9 Sandusky 7 - 7 10 - 8 11 - 9 Lorain Senior 5 - 9 7 - 11 9 - 12 Fremont Ross 4 - 10 5 - 13 6 - 14 Mansfield Senior 3 - 11 6 - 12 6 - 13

Cardinal Conference Standings

Team CC Reg Overall Ashland 11 - 1 15 - 3 17 - 4 Wooster 8 - 4 11 - 7 11 - 8 Coshocton 7 - 5 11 - 7 13 - 8 Mansfield Malabar 7 - 5 10 - 8 12 - 9 Dover 5 - 7 7 - 11 8 - 12 Madison 2 - 10 5 - 13 5 - 14 New Philadelphia 2 – 10 4 - 14 4 - 15

Johnny Appleseed Conference Standings

Team JAC Reg Overall Lexington 14 - 0 18 - 0 25 - 1 Ontario 12 - 2 15 - 3 16 - 4 Clear Fork 9 - 5 10 - 8 11 - 9 Plymouth 9 - 5 12 - 6 12 - 7 Crestview 4 - 10 4 - 14 4 - 15 Fredericktown 4 - 10 7 - 11 8 - 12 Crestline 3 - 11 4 - 14 4 - 15 Loudonville 1 - 13 2 - 16 2 - 17

Middle Buckeye Conference Standings

Team MBC Reg Overall Newark Catholic 10 - 2 13 - 5 14 - 6 Centerburg 9 - 3 12 - 4 12 - 5 Columbus Academy 9 - 3 11 - 7 11 - 8 Lucas 6 - 6 10 - 8 10 - 9 New Albany 5 - 7 10 - 8 10 - 9 Danville 2 - 10 2 - 16 2 - 17 East Knox 1 - 11 2 - 14 2 - 15

Northern Ohio League Standings

Team NOL Reg Overall Galion 12 - 2 14 - 4 15 - 5 Norwalk 11 - 3 14 - 4 16 - 5 Willard 11 - 3 13 - 5 14 - 6 Bellevue 7 - 7 10 - 8 10 - 9 Upper Sandusky 5 - 9 6 - 11 6 - 12 Bucyrus 4 - 10 4 - 14 4 - 15 Tiffin Columbian 4 - 10 5 - 13 5 - 14 Shelby 2 - 12 2 - 16 2 - 17

Ohio Christian Conference Standings

Team OCC Reg Overall Mansfield Christian 8 - 1 16 - 6 18 - 7 Cleveland Baptist 5 - 4 Cuyahoga Valley Chr. 4 - 5 Dayton Christian 1 - 8

Richland County Top Ten Scoring Averages

RNK AVG Name School Points Games 1 19.70 Roger Ash Ontario 394 20 2 18.32 Jerry Cline Mansfield Christian 458 25 3 17.42 Dave Hurley Mansfield Senior 331 19 4 16.95 Dave Storm Mansfield Christian 407 24 5 16.53 Steve Hitchens Mansfield Fields 215 13 6 16.33 Bob Crawford Mansfield Malabar 343 21 7 15.80 Tim Davis Lexington 411 26 8 15.37 Terry Newman Crestview 246 16 9 15.15 Rod Rickert Madison 288 19 10 15.00 Terone Butler Mansfield Senior 285 19

Richland County Top Ten Scoring Games

RNK PTS Name School Versus Date 1 45 Steve Hitchens Mansfield Fields Heath St Peter and Paul 02/11/1972 2 35 Terry Newman Crestview Crestline 12/18/1971 3 34 Roger Ash Ontario Crestview 01/07/1972 34 Dave Hurley Mansfield Senior Marion Harding 01/29/1972 5 32 Rick Morgan Mansfield Fields Mansfield Christian 12/17/1971 6 31 John Thompson Shelby Ontario 01/22/1972 7 30 Jerry Cline Mansfield Christian Cleveland Baptist 02/19/1972 30 Jerry Cline Mansfield Christian Philmont Christian 03/04/1972 9 29 Ray Hughes Plymouth Crestview 01/28/1972 29 Larry Taylor Plymouth Fredericktown 02/04/1972 29 Jerry Cline Mansfield Christian Dayton Christian 02/18/1972 29 Tim Davis Lexington Ontario 02/18/1972 Return to Richland County index Email Me