1939-40 Buckeye League Boys Basketball Scores


Bowling Green
Coach:  Warren Ott
Record:  7-10 (3-7 BL)
Leading Scorer:  Harley Ash (155 pts/9.1 avg)

Date		Versus		       W/L     OFF     DEF
12/08/39	Ada			W	36	33
12/12/39	Willard			W	27	21
12/15/39	@Sandusky		L	24	36
12/21/39*	Tiffin Junior Order	W	33	24
01/05/40*	Fostoria		L	23	26	OT
01/09/40*	@Findlay		L	16	25
01/12/40*	Tiffin Columbian	L	27	31
01/16/40	@Napoleon		L	21	22
01/22/40*	@Fremont Ross		L	35	39	01/19
01/26/40	Lima Central		W	49	34
01/31/40*	Findlay			W	27	24
02/02/40*	@Fostoria		L	30	31
02/16/40*	Fremont Ross		L	24	28
02/20/40	Perrysburg		W	26	20
02/23/40*	@Tiffin Junior Order	W	33	24
02/26/40*	@Tiffin Columbian	L	25	27	02/09
02/29/40	Bryan			L	26	29	Class A District Tournament at Defiance High School


Findlay
Coach:  Carl Bachman
Record:  17-5 (7-3 BL)
Leading Scorer:  Warren Bell (194 pts/12.9 avg) (missing 7 games)

Date		Versus		       W/L     OFF     DEF
12/08/39	?Elyria			W	24	17	NEED BOX
12/15/39	?Newark			L	30	31	NEED BOX
12/16/39	@Xenia Central		W	27	17
12/21/39	@Lima South		W	30	26
12/22/39	Lima Central		W	27	14
01/05/40*	@Tiffin Junior Order	W	48	18
01/09/40*	Bowling Green		W	25	16
01/12/40*	?Fostoria		W	37	19	NEED BOX
01/19/40*	@Tiffin Columbian	L	27	33
01/26/40*	Fremont Ross		L	19	21
01/31/40*	@Bowling Green		L	24	27
02/02/40*	Tiffin Junior Order	W	31	17	NEED BOX
02/06/40	@Kenton			W	41	28
02/09/40*	?Fostoria		W	30	24	NEED BOX
02/16/40*	Tiffin Columbian	W	28	21	NEED BOX
02/23/40*	@Fremont Ross		W	29	26
02/28/40	Upper Sandusky		W	51	25	Class A Sectional Tournament at Findlay High School
03/01/40	St. Marys Memorial	W	32	18	Class A Sectional Tournament at Findlay High School - NEED BOX
03/08/40	Fostoria		W	38	21	Class A Sectional Tournament at Findlay High School
03/09/40	Lima Central		W	33	29	Class A Sectional Tournament at Findlay High School
03/14/40	Marietta		W	36	23	Class A District Tournament at Ohio State Fairgrounds Coliseum - NEED BOX
03/15/40	Canton McKinley		L	30	32	Class A District Tournament at Ohio State Fairgrounds Coliseum


Fostoria
Coach:  John Rolfes
Record:  7-14 (4-6 BL)
Leading Scorer:  SCORES ONLY

Date		Versus		       W/L     OFF     DEF
		?Hamilton		L	31	46
		?Upper Sandusky		L	30	33
		?Lima Central		L	20	25
		?Willard		L	16	23
01/05/40*	?Bowling Green		W	26	23
01/09/40*	?Fremont ROss		W	46	43
01/12/40*	?Findlay		L	19	37
		?Fostoria St. Wendelin	L	32	34
01/19/40*	?Tiffin Junior Home	W	25	19
01/26/40*	?Tiffin Columbian	L	38	39
		?Bucyrus		W	42	27
01/30/40*	?Fremont Ross		L	21	59
02/02/40*	?Bowling Green		W	31	30
02/09/40*	?Findlay		L	24	30
		?Fostoria St. Wendelin	L	33	37
02/16/40*	?Tiffin Junior Home	L	26	48
		?Port Clinton		L	24	26
02/23/40*	?Tiffin Columbian	L	35	62
02/28/40	Wapakoneta		W	34	23	Class A District Tournament at Findlay High School
03/01/40	Galion			W	40	28	Class A District Tournament at Findlay High School
03/08/40	@Findlay		L	21	38	Class A District Tournament at Findlay High School


Fremont Ross
Coach:  Ed Gabel
Record:  18-3 (8-2 BL)
Leading Scorer:  Bob Shaw (272 pts/12.9 avg)

Date		Versus		       W/L     OFF     DEF
12/12/39	Port Clinton		W	32	24
12/16/39	@Norwalk		W	39	28
12/18/39	Fremont St. Joseph	W	47	24
12/21/39	Elyria			W	49	18
01/05/40*	Tiffin Columbian	W	39	37
01/09/40*	@Fostoria		L	43	46
01/12/40*	@Tiffin Junior Order	W	45	27
01/16/40	Sandusky		W	40	39
01/22/40*	Bowling Green		W	39	35	01/19
01/26/40*	@Findlay		W	21	19
01/30/40*	Fostoria		W	59	21
02/02/40*	@Tiffin Columbian	W	37	26
02/06/40*	Tiffin Junior Order	W	50	28
02/09/40	@Sandusky		W	37	30
02/13/40	Fremont St. Joseph	W	39	29
02/16/40*	@Bowling Green		W	28	24
02/20/40	Bellevue		W	36	31
02/23/40*	Findlay			L	26	29
03/01/40	Willard			W	41	35	Class A District Tournament at Sandusky
03/02/40	Tiffin Junior Order	W	49	41	Class A District Tournament at Sandusky
03/08/40	Mansfield		L	37	38	Class A District Tournament at Sandusky - 2OT


Tiffin Columbian
Coach:  George Burkett
Record:  12-5 (7-3 BL)
Leading Scorer:  Scores Only

Date		Versus		       W/L     OFF     DEF
		?Willard		W	28	21
		?Port Clinton		W	31	24
		?Bellevue		L	30	34
		?Sylvania		W	40	14
	*	?Fremont Ross		L	37	39
	*	?Tiffin Junior Home	W	33	31
	*	?Bowling Green		W	31	27
	*	?Findlay		W	31	27
	*	?Fostoria		W	39	38
	*	?Tiffin Junior Home	W	38	35
	*	?Fremont Ross		L	26	37
	*	?Bowling Green		W	27	25
		?Tiffin Calvert		W	42	18
	*	?Findlay		L	21	28
		?Sandsuky		W	53	35
	*	?Fostoria		W	62	35
		Bellevue		L	21	44	Class A District Tournament


Tiffin Junior Order Home
Coach:  Art Mahaffey
Record:  4-10 (1-9 BL)
Leading Scorer:  Paul Edwards (87 pts/7.9 avg) (missing 3 games)

Date		Versus		       W/L     OFF     DEF
12/16/39	Fremont St. Joseph	W	20	 8
12/22/39*	@Bowling Green		L	24	33
12/30/39	?Tiffin Calvert		W	42	21	NEED BOX
01/05/40*	Findlay			L	18	48
01/09/40*	@Tiffin Columbian	L	31	33
01/12/40*	Fremont Ross		L	27	45
01/19/40*	?Fostoria		L	19	25	NEED BOX
01/30/40*	Tiffin Columbian	L	35	38
02/02/40*	@Findlay		L	17	31	NEED BOX
02/06/40*	@Fremont Ross		L	28	50
02/16/40*	?Fostoria		W	48	26
02/23/40*	Bowling Green		L	24	33
03/01/40	Norwalk			W	42	30	Class A District Tournament at Sandusky Junior High School
03/02/40	Fremont Ross		L	41	49	Class A District Tournament at Sandusky Junior High School

Buckeye League Standings

Team BL OFF DEF OAVG DAVG Fremont Ross 8 - 2 387 292 38.70 29.20 Findlay 7 - 3 298 222 29.80 22.20 Tiffin Columbian 7 - 3 347 322 34.70 32.20 Fostoria 4 - 6 291 390 29.10 39.00 Bowling Green 3 - 7 273 279 27.30 27.90 Tiffin Junior Order 1 - 9 271 362 27.10 36.20 Totals 30 - 30 1867 1867 31.11 31.11

Buckeye League Top Ten Scoring Averages

Per Newspaper Report RNK AVG Name School Points Games 1 12.30 Bob Shaw Fremont Ross 123 10 2 12.00 Warren Bell Findlay 120 10 3 11.90 McClory Tiffin Columbian 119 10 4 10.40 Kisabeth Fostoria 104 10 5 8.40 Harley Ash Bowling Green 84 10 6 8.30 Jack Carroll Fremont Ross 83 10 7 6.30 Edwards Tiffin Junior 63 10 8 5.90 Chamberlain Tiffin Junior 59 10 9 5.50 Johnny Ruland Fremont Ross 55 10 10 5.40 Hughie Lambert Bowling Green 54 10 5.40 Might Fostoria 54 10

Buckeye League Top Ten Scoring Games

RNK PTS Name School Versus Date 19 Jack Carroll Fremont Ross Fostoria 01/30/1940 18 Warren Bell Findlay Tiffin Junior Order 01/05/1940 17 Warren Bell Findlay Tiffin Columbian 01/19/1940 17 Bob Shaw Fremont Ross Fostoria 01/30/1940 17 Bob Shaw Fremont Ross Tiffin Columbian 02/02/1940 16 Bob Shaw Fremont Ross Bowling Green 01/22/1940 16 Harley Ash Bowling Green Fremont Ross 02/16/1940 15 Jack Carroll Fremont Ross Tiffin Junior Order 02/06/1940 14 Bob Shaw Fremont Ross Fostoria 01/09/1940 10 13 Bob Shaw Fremont Ross Tiffin Colubmian 01/05/1940 Return to the Buckeye League index Email Me