Competitive Balance Observations

Competitive Balance Observations

Starting with the 2017 season, the OHSAA will begin assigning each school to a football playoff division using both its current enrollment and an adder that takes into account the number of roster players that arrived at the school via the transfer route.  Termed...
’72 Game Against Upper Arlington Was a Classic

’72 Game Against Upper Arlington Was a Classic

Throughout Massillon’s storied football history numerous games have been played that significantly impacted the season, whether it be a league championship, the final A.P. Poll, a trip to the playoffs or determination of the state champion.  But few were as big as the...
The Massillon Tigers Will Be at the Car Show

The Massillon Tigers Will Be at the Car Show

Saturday, June 17, marks the 28th Annual Cruise-On-In & Dance Party, which is renowned for being the largest car show in Ohio.  Covering the length of Lincoln Way in downtown Massillon, the event features hundreds of classic cars, trucks and motorcycles, food and...
Massillon Remains in Region 7 for 2017 OHSAA Playoffs

Massillon Remains in Region 7 for 2017 OHSAA Playoffs

The Ohio High School Athletic Association has released its regional assignments for the 2017 football playoffs and Massillon once again finds itself in Region 7, along with several Columbus-area schools.  However, some modifications have been made to the list owing to...
Tiger License Plates Help Fund Scholarship

Tiger License Plates Help Fund Scholarship

Throughout the year the Massillon Tiger Football Booster Club raises money through various means to help fund the club and provide benefits to worthy students.  One of those activities involves the purchase of vehicle license plates that display the Obie mascot on the...
Tiger Opponents Face Difficult Openers

Tiger Opponents Face Difficult Openers

In years past, Ohio’s traditional powers would open the season with lesser opponents in order to allow time to season upcoming players to the intensity of varsity-level football.  But for this year’s Tiger opponents, the opposite seems to be true.  More and more top...
FUNDRAISER: 2017/2017 Community Discount Cards

FUNDRAISER: 2017/2017 Community Discount Cards

The Massillon Tiger Football team will be selling community Discount Cards on June 3, 2017 at 10:00 AM. Players will be in Massillon neighborhoods offering these great discount cards. If you see our Tigers out and about please consider buying one or more of the...
WHS Students Contribute to Revamped Booster Club Website

WHS Students Contribute to Revamped Booster Club Website

With the goal of developing a new website header to help modernize the Massillon Tiger Football Booster Club Website, the members turned to the students of Washington High School.  The task was presented as a contest and it fell immediately to the Media Arts &...
Massillon’s Tigers Make the Playoffs – 2008

Massillon’s Tigers Make the Playoffs – 2008

Story by Gary Vogt In what is one of the most unlikely chain of events, the Massillon Tigers qualified for the playoffs in 2008.  After week nine there were four teams vying for the eighth and final spot in Division One, Region Two.  Massillon finished in eighth...
TIG: Cincinnati Bengals chosen for AFL expansion

TIG: Cincinnati Bengals chosen for AFL expansion

This begins a new series called TIG (Tigers Impacting the Game). TIG will focus historical contributions to the game of football by former Massillon Tigers and Massillonians. On this date May 24, 1967 in NFL History the AFL approved the Cincinnati Bengals franchise...