1980-81 Richland County Basketball Scores


Clear Fork
Coach:  Terry Gordon (may be replaced by Pat Durham mid-season)
Record:  7-15
Leading Scorer:  Jeff Guth (296 pts/13.4 avg)

Date		Versus                 W/L     CFHS    Opp
11/22/80	@Mansfield Malabar	L	56	74
11/30/80	@Madison		L	40	51
12/06/80	Margaretta		W	84	68
12/12/80	@Lexington		L	56	64
12/19/80	Loudonville		L	52	56
12/20/80	@Highland		L	53	57
12/27/80	Willard			L	48	67
01/09/81	Ontario			L	58	60
01/13/81	West Holmes		L	57	66
01/16/81	@Plymouth		W	79	40
01/23/81	Lexington		L	68	75
01/24/81	@Lorain Catholic	L	60	76
01/30/81	@Ontario		W	43	31
01/31/81	Mansfield Senior	L	58	92
02/07/81	Shelby			W	64	50
02/14/81	Fredericktown		W	69	51
02/17/81	@Loudonville		L	62	76
02/21/81	@Crestview		L	74	78
02/24/81	@Ashland		L	41	64
02/27/81	Wynford			W	71	56
03/05/81	Colonel Crawford	W	68	67	Class AA Sectional Tournament at Galion High School
03/07/81	Willard			L	43	67	Class AA Sectional Tournament at Galion High School


Crestview
Coach:  Paul Carlton
Record:  9-12 (4-2 BFVC)
Leading Scorer:  Mike Greshner (373 pts/17.7 avg)

Date		Versus		       W/L     CHS     Opp
11/25/80	Ontario			L	61	71
11/29/80	Mapleton		W	73	68
12/06/80	@Hillsdale		L	70	74	OT
12/13/80*	@Lucas			W	70	68
12/16/80	@Northmor		L	46	64
12/19/80*	@Mansfield Christian	L	58	61
12/27/80	New London		L	54	64	Holiday Tournament at Ashland College
12/30/80	Lucas			L	65	67	Holiday Tournament at Ashland College
01/09/81*	Plymouth		W	69	55
01/10/81	Buckeye Central		L	40	85
01/16/81	Loudonville		W	71	60
01/17/81	@Monroeville		W	69	59
01/23/81*	Mansfield Christian	W	61	47
01/24/81	@South Central		L	53	68
01/31/81	@Ontario		L	59	91
02/07/81*	@Plymouth		W	63	51
02/14/81*	Lucas			L	71	72
02/20/81	@Danville		L	64	71
02/21/81	Clear Fork		W	78	74
02/28/81	Western Reserve		W	74	72	OT
03/05/81	Mansfield Christian	L	58	61	Class A Sectional Tournament at Ashland High School


Lexington
Coach:  Don Cooper
Record:  19-3
Leading Scorer:  Eric Huffman (497 pts/23.6 avg)

Date		Versus		       W/L     LHS     Opp
11/28/80	Marion Harding		W	70	53
12/05/80	@Ontario		W	91	65
12/06/80	@Triway			W	77	69
12/12/80	Clear Fork		W	64	56
12/20/80	Mansfield Senior	W	89	80
12/23/80	@Madison		L	54	61
12/30/80	@Shelby			W	82	71
01/03/81	Mansfield St. Peter's	W	85	73
01/09/81	Massillon Washington	W      105	97
01/10/81	@Bucyrus		W	71	56
01/17/81	@Galion			W	77	57
01/23/81	@Clear Fork		W	75	68
01/24/81	Columbus East		W	94	82
01/30/81	Loudonville		W	88	58
02/07/81	@Willard		L	62	71
02/13/81	Ontario			W	64	54
02/14/81	Wynford			W	69	60
02/20/81	@Cardington-Lincoln	W	72	65
02/21/81	Columbus Wehrle		W	75	68
02/27/81	Mansfield Malabar	W	67	63
03/03/81	Ashland			W	59	50	Class AAA Sectional Tournament at Ashland College
03/07/81	Galion			L	61	62	Class AAA Sectional Tournament at Ashland College


Lucas
Coach:  Kevin Bright
Record:  15-7 (4-2 BFVC)
Leading Scorer:  Robin Boone (448 pts/20.3 avg)

Date		Versus		       W/L     LHS     OPP
11/26/80	@Mapleton		L	62	75
11/29/80	South Central		L	68	73
12/02/80	Crestline		W	72	61
12/06/80	Centerburg		W	94	57
12/12/80	@Danville		W	84	70
12/13/80*	Crestview		L	68	70
12/19/80*	Plymouth		W	78	54
12/23/80	@Mansfield St. Peter's	L	46	96
12/27/80	Hillsdale		L	41	43	Holiday Tournament at Ashland College
12/30/80	Crestview		W	67	65	Holiday Tournament at Ashland College
01/03/81	@Cardington-Lincoln	W	50	46
01/09/81*	Mansfield Christian	W	73	67
01/17/81	Northmor		W	81	63
01/23/81	@East Knox		W	63	58
01/30/81*	@Plymouth		L	41	45
02/06/81	Danville		W	51	50
02/07/81	@New London		W	62	53
02/13/81	East Knox		W	87	66
02/14/81*	@Crestview		W	72	71
02/20/81*	@Mansfield Christian	W	75	60
03/03/81	New London		W	55	53	Class A Sectional Tournament at Ashland High School
03/06/81	Mansfield St. Peter's	L	58	60	Class A Sectional Tournament at Ashland High School


Madison
Coach:  Ron Barbo
Record:  16-5 (10-2 CC)
Leading Scorer:  John Bryant (468 pts/22.2 avg)

Date		Versus		       W/L     MHS     Opp
11/22/80	Shelby			W	50	37
11/29/80	@Clear Fork		W	51	40
12/05/80*	Dover			W	75	41
12/12/80*	@Wooster		W	54	49
12/20/80*	Ashland			W	67	57
12/23/80	Lexington		W	61	54
12/27/80*	@New Philadelphia	L	71	92
12/30/80*	Coshocton		W	67	50
01/03/81*	@Mansfield Malabar	L	54	65
01/09/81*	@Dover			W	67	50
01/16/81*	Wooster			W	76	62
01/17/81	@Wynford		W	65	53
01/23/81	@Ontario		W	64	48
01/24/81	Mansfield Senior	L	54	58
01/30/81*	@Ashland		W	47	46
02/06/81*	New Philadelphia	W	65	64
02/13/81*	@Coshocton		W	35	33
02/17/81	@Mt. Vernon		L	62	64
02/20/81*	Mansfield Malabar	W	52	46
02/27/81	Mansfield St. Peter's	W	53	41
03/05/81	Mansfield Malabar	L	53	56	Class AAA Secitonal Tournament at Ashland College


Mansfield Christian
Coach:  Dan Swagerty
Record:  10-12 (3-3 BFVC)
Leading Scorer:  Mike Longshore (354 pts/16.8 avg)

Date		Versus		       W/L     MCHS    OPP
11/25/80	@Mt. Gilead		L	49	62
12/02/80*	@Plymouth		W	61	53
12/06/80	@Worthington Christian	L	63	82
12/12/80	East Knox		L	72	78
12/13/80	@Highland		L	43	71
12/19/80*	Crestview		W	61	58
12/20/80	Northmor		L	41	56
12/30/80	Worthington Christian	L	62	66
01/09/81*	@Lucas			L	67	73
01/16/81	@Kidron Central Chr.	W	58	55
01/17/81	Mansfield St. Peter's	L	55	63
01/23/81*	@Crestview		L	47	61
01/24/81	Cuyahoga Valley Chr.	W	67	62
01/30/81	@Danville		W	71	67
02/06/81	@Cuyahoga Valley Chr.	W	56	46	ACSI Tournament at Cuyahoga Valley Christian Academy
02/07/81	@Cleveland Baptist	W	56	45	ACSI Tournament at Cuyahoga Valley Christian Academy
02/13/81*	Plymouth		W	63	45
02/14/81	Worthington Christian	W	56	52	ACSI Tournament at Cedarville College
02/20/81*	Lucas			L	60	75
02/27/81	@Buckeye Central	L	40	58
03/05/81	Crestview		W	61	58	Class A Sectional Tournament at Ashland High School - OT
03/07/81	South Central		L	34	45	Class A Sectional Tournament at Ashland High School


Mansfield Malabar
Coach:  Ken Fairchild
Record:  18-6 (9-3 CC)
Leading Scorer:  Robbie Barkett (409 pts/17.0 avg)

Date		Versus		       W/L     MHS     Opp
11/22/80	Clear Fork		W	74	56
11/29/80	Marion Harding		W	64	49
12/05/80*	@Ashland		W	62	49
12/06/80	@Galion			W	75	59
12/12/80*	New Philadelphia	W	60	48
12/19/80*	@Coshocton		W	46	44
12/27/80*	Dover			W	66	56
12/30/80*	@Wooster		L	59	61
01/03/81*	Madison			W	65	54
01/09/81*	Ashland			W	72	54
01/10/81	Mt. Vernon		W	55	53
01/16/81*	@New Philadelphia	W	73	67
01/23/81*	Coshocton		W	66	54
01/24/81	Ontario			W	76	71
01/30/81	Mansfield St. Peter's	W	92	67
02/06/81*	@Dover			W	62	48
02/13/81*	Wooster			L	71	73
02/14/81	@Mansfield Senior	L	53	60
02/20/81*	@Madison		L	46	52
02/27/81	@Lexington		L	63	67
03/02/81	Vermilion		W	66	65	Class AAA Sectional Tournament at Ashland College
03/05/81	Madison			W	56	53	Class AAA Sectional Tournament at Ashland College
03/07/81	Mansfield Senior	W	75	73	Class AAA Sectional Tournament at Ashland College 0 T
03/11/81	Wapakoneta		L	58	60	Class AAA District Tournament at Bowling Green State University


Mansfield Senior
Coach:  Joe Prats
Record:  19-3 (13-1 BC)
Leading Scorer:  Tommy Murphy (368 pts/17.5 avg)

Date		Versus		       W/L     MSHS    OPP
11/28/80	@Mansfield St. Peter's	W	71	48	At Mansfield Malabar High School
12/02/80	@Ashland		W	56	47
12/05/80*	Fremont Ross		W	98	46
12/12/80*	@Lorain Admiral King	W	49	47
12/16/80*	Marion Harding		W	75	54
12/19/80*	@Elyria			L	56	67
12/20/80	@Lexington		L	80	89
12/23/80*	@Lorain Senior		W	59	54
12/30/80*	Findlay			W	59	57
01/09/81*	@Sandusky		W      100	71
01/16/81*	@Fremont Ross		W	74	58
01/23/81*	Lorain Admiral King	W	71	59
01/24/81	@Madison		W	58	54
01/30/81*	Elyria			W	80	66
01/31/81	Clear Fork		W	92	58
02/06/81*	Lorain Senior		W	58	57
02/13/81*	@Findlay		W	66	62	OT
02/14/81	Mansfield Malabar	W	60	53
02/20/81*	Sandusky		W	91	75
02/27/81*	@Marion Harding		W	61	58
03/03/81	Tiffin Columbian	W	68	61	Class AAA Sectional Tournament at Ashland College
03/07/81	Mansfield Malabar	L	73	75	Class AAA Sectional Tournament at Ashland College - OT


Mansfield St. Peter's
Coach:  Phil Hawk
Record:  11-13
Leading Scorer:  Dave Speck (312 pts/13.0 avg)

Date		Versus                 W/L     SPHS    Opp
11/28/80	Mansfield Senior	L	48	71	At Mansfield Malabar High School
12/05/80	Sandusky St. Mary	L	55	63
12/06/80	@Canal Winchester	W	70	58
12/12/80	Elyria Catholic		L	60	73
12/13/80	Buckeye Central		L	49	58
12/19/80	@Fostoria St. Wendelin	L	57	58
12/20/80	@Tiffin Calvert		W	64	52
12/23/80	Lucas			W	96	46
01/03/81	@Lexington		L	73	85
01/10/81	@Strasburg		L	81	87
01/14/81	Plymouth		W      106	48
01/17/81	@Mansfield Christian	W	63	55
01/24/81	Wynford			W	52	51
01/30/81	@Mansfield Malabar	L	67	92
02/03/81	@Fredericktown		L	49	60
02/06/81	Loudonville		W	61	56
02/14/81	@Colonel Crawford	W	81	53
02/17/81	Cleveland Holy Name	L	52	54
02/21/81	@Canton Central Cath.	L	62	74
02/27/81	Madison			L	41	53
03/03/81	Plymouth		W	60	45	Class A Sectional Tournament at Ashland High School
03/06/81	Lucas			W	60	58	Class A Sectional Tournament at Ashland High School
03/12/81	Seneca East		W	48	47	Class A District Tournament at Lexington High School
03/14/81	Buckeye Central		L	56	63	Class A District Tournament at Lexington High School


Ontario
Coach:  Pat Maurer
Record:  9-12
Leading Scorer:  Brian Waterhouse (223 pts/11.1 avg)

Date		Versus		       W/L     OHS     Opp
11/25/80	@Crestview		W	71	61
12/02/80	Ridgedale		W	70	48
12/05/80	Lexington		L	65	91
12/12/80	Plymouth		W	70	66
12/13/80	@South Central		L	66	67
12/16/80	Crestline		L	47	56
12/27/80	@Buckeye Central	L	48	60
12/30/80	@Wynford		L	49	53
01/09/81	@Clear Fork		W	60	58
01/10/81	Galion			W	42	40
01/17/81	@Shelby			W	65	48
01/23/81	Madison			L	48	64
01/24/81	@Mansfield Malabar	L	71	76
01/30/81	Clear Fork		L	31	43
02/07/81	Triway			L	38	49
02/13/81	@Lexington		L	54	64
02/14/81	@River Valley		W	61	48
02/21/81	West Holmes		L	28	39
02/27/81	@Colonel Crawford	W	79	69
03/05/81	Willard			L	27	39	Class AA Sectional Tournament at Galion High School


Plymouth
Coach:  Mike Tracey
Record:  1-20 (1-5 BFVC)
Leading Scorer:  Steve Tackett (205 pts/10.2 avg)

Date		Versus		       W/L     PHS     Opp
11/22/80	South Amherst		L	35	38
11/25/80	Monroeville		L	48	54
12/02/80*	Mansfield Christian	L	53	61
12/05/80	Buckeye Central		L	44	78
12/12/80	@Ontario		L	66	70
12/13/80	Mapleton		L	49	67
12/19/80*	@Lucas			L	54	78
12/20/80	@Danbury		L	63	78
12/27/80	South Central		L	43	81
01/03/81	@Western Reserve	L	54	67
01/09/81*	@Crestview		L	55	69
01/14/81	@Mansfield St. Peter's	L	48     106
01/16/81	Clear Fork		L	40	79
01/20/81	Crestline		L	49	71
01/24/81	Western Reserve		L	46	73
01/30/81*	Lucas			W	45	41
02/07/81*	Crestview		L	51	63
02/13/81*	@Mansfield Christian	L	45	63
02/21/81	@Bucyrus		L	40	64
02/27/81	@Seneca East		L	40	64
03/03/81	Mansfield St. Peter's	L	45	60	Class A Sectional Tournament at Ashland High School


Shelby
Coach:  Dan Thallman
Record:  3-19 (2-12 NOL)
Leading Scorer:  Brad Nothacker (270 pts/12.8 avg)

Date		Versus                 W/L     SHS      Opp
11/22/80	@Madison		L	37	50
11/25/80	@Crestline		L	45	59
12/05/80*	Bucyrus			W	51	43
12/12/80*	Willard			L	40	44
12/13/80*	Bellevue		L	52	54
12/19/80*	Norwalk			L	47	56
12/20/80	Lexington		L	71	82
01/09/81*	@Galion			L	53	60
01/16/81*	Upper Sandusky		L	33	57
01/17/81	Ontario			L	48	65
01/23/81*	@Tiffin Columbian	L	44	75
01/24/81*	@Bucyrus		W	52	45
01/30/81*	@Willard		L	46	89
02/07/81	@Clear Fork		L	50	64
02/13/81*	@Norwalk		L	46	58
02/14/81*	Galion			L	50	69
02/20/81*	@Upper Sandusky		L	47	55
02/21/81	Wynford			L	63	64
02/24/81*	@Bellevue		L	56	69
02/27/81*	Tiffin Columbian	L	41	56
03/03/81	Bucyrus			W	55	37	Class AA Sectional Tournament at Galion High School
03/06/81	Upper Sandusky		L	38	47	Class AA Sectional Tournament at Galion High School

Black Fork Valley Conference Standings

Team BFVC Reg Overall Crestview 4 - 2 9 - 11 9 - 12 Lucas 4 - 2 14 - 6 15 - 7 Mansfield Christian 3 - 3 9 - 11 10 - 12 Plymouth 1 - 5 1 - 19 1 - 20

Buckeye Conference Standings

Team BC Reg Overall Mansfield Senior 13 - 1 18 - 2 19 - 3 Elyria 10 - 4 13 - 7 13 - 8 Findlay 10 - 4 15 - 5 19 - 6 Lorain Admiral King 9 - 5 13 - 7 14 - 8 Lorain Senior 7 - 7 12 - 8 12 - 9 Marion Harding 5 - 9 8 - 12 9 - 13 Fremont Ross 1 - 13 2 - 18 2 - 19 Sandusky 1 - 13 2 - 18 2 - 19

Cardinal Conference Standings

Team CC Reg Overall Madison 10 - 2 16 - 4 16 - 5 Mansfield Malabar 9 - 3 15 - 5 18 - 6 Wooster 9 - 3 New Philadelphia 8 - 4 Coshocton 4 - 8 Ashland 2 - 10 5 - 13 5 - 14 Dover 0 - 12

Northern Ohio League Standings

Team NOL Reg Overall Willard 14 - 0 20 - 0 25 - 1 Bellevue 12 - 2 17 - 2 19 - 3 Upper Sandusky 9 - 5 14 - 6 17 - 7 Galion 7 - 7 9 - 11 12 - 12 Tiffin Columbian 7 - 7 11 - 9 11 - 10 Norwalk 4 - 10 6 - 14 8 - 15 Shelby 2 - 12 2 - 18 3 - 19 Bucyrus 1 - 13 2 - 18 2 - 19

Richland County Top Ten Scoring Averages

RNK AVG Name School Points Games 1 23.66 Eric Huffman Lexington 497 21 2 22.28 John Bryant Madison 468 21 3 20.36 Robin Boone Lucas 448 22 4 17.76 Mike Greshner Crestview 373 21 5 17.52 Tom Murphy Mansfield Senior 368 21 6 17.31 Tom Kyff Lexington 381 22 7 17.04 Robbie Barkett Mansfield Malabar 409 24 8 16.85 Mike Longshore Mansfield Christian 354 21 9 16.63 Russell Holmes Mansfield Senior 366 22 10 15.57 Greg Junk Lexington 327 21

Richland County Top Ten Scoring Games

RNK PTS Name School Versus Date 1 45 Eric Huffman Lexington Massillon Washington 01/09/1981 2 39 Eric Huffman Lexington Mansfield Senior 12/20/1980 3 35 John Bryant Madison Dover 12/05/1980 35 Eric Huffman Lexington Shelby 12/30/1980 35 John Bryant Madison Wooster 01/16/1981 35 John Bryant Madison Wynford 01/17/1981 35 Mike Longshore Mansfield Christian Danville 01/30/1981 8 33 John Bryant Madison Ashland 12/20/1980 33 John Bryant Madison Coshocton 12/30/1980 33 Mike Longshore Mansfield Christian Kidron Central Chr. 01/16/1981 Return to Richland County index Email Me