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All-American Conference

The All-American Conference was billed a the best league of high school football teams in Ohio.  Formed in 1963, it comprised six teams that all boasted of long histories of gridiron success.  The league also had considerable influence on the Associated Press sportswriters that determined which was the best team in the state until the advent of the playoffs.  The members consisted of Massillon, Canton McKinley, Warren Harding, Niles, Steubenville and Alliance.  During its 17-year span it produced the following results:

1963 – Niles – state champion; Massillon – 2nd place
1964 – Massillon – state champion; Canton McKinley – 2nd place
1965 – Massillon – state champion; Warren Harding – 5th place; Steubenville – 8th place
1966 – Niles – 2nd place; Steubenville – 4th place
1967 – Massillon – 2nd place; Steubenville – 4th place
1968 – Canton McKinley – 3rd place; Niles – 7th place; Steubenville – 8th placed
1969 – Canton McKinley – 4th place
1970 – Massillon – state champion; Canton McKinley – 3rd place
1971 – Warren Harding – state champion; Massillon 6th place
1972 – Massillon – A.P. 1st place; playoff 3rd place
1974 – Warren Harding – playoff state champion
1977 – Canton McKinley – playoff state runner-up
1979 – Massillon – playoff 3rd place

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YearTeamTot-WTot-LTot-TState RankAAC-WAAC-LAAC-TScoredAllowed
1963
1963Massillon910A.P.-2nd2004414
1963Niles901A.P.-1st100360
1963Canton McKinley640010622
1963Warren Harding640020658
1964
1964Massillon1000A.P.-1st3004622
1964Canton McKinley910A.P.-2nd1104828
1964Niles8201103414
1964Warren Harding631030872
1965
1965Massillon1000A.P.-1st3005634
1965Warren Harding811A.P.-5th1113538
1965Niles6220112236
1965Canton McKinley7300202227
1966
1966Niles1000A.P.-2nd3006418
1966Steubenville910A.P.-4th2104318
1966Warren Harding6402206077
1966Canton McKinley6401305389
1966Massillon4511304662
1967
1967Massillon910A.P.-2nd4008237
1967Steubenville910A.P.-4th2107653
1967Canton McKinley6402208161
1967Niles7301203445
1967Warren Harding37004030108
1968
1968Canton McKinley910A.P.-3rd41010430
1968Warren Harding820A.P.-10th41010840
1968Massillon7303208675
1968Niles7302204830
1968Alliance460030697
1968Steubenville55004020100
1969
1969Canton McKinley910A.P.-4th4109147
1969Steubenville721A.P.-8th2113745
1969Niles820A.P.-7th2206249
1969Massillon7212216661
1969Warren Harding5502306381
1969Alliance3510301449
1970
1970Massillon1000A.P.-1st50014815
1970Canton McKinley811A.P.-3rd3115749
1970Niles7213114835
1970Warren Harding5501403182
1970Steubenville6401405383
1970Alliance37014038112
1971
1971Warren Harding1000A.P.-1st50012625
1971Niles7213114839
1971Massillon820A.P.-6th32010427
1971Canton McKinley7212217676
1971Alliance55014033103
1971Steubenville46005012127
1972
1972Massillon1010P.O.-3rd5008117
1972Canton McKinley82041010450
1972Niles8203209165
1972Steubenville7302305175
1972Warren Harding5501405059
1972Alliance37005057157
1973
1973Massillon81141015146
1973Warren Harding64041013990
1973Canton McKinley82041016727
1973Niles5502305485
1973Alliance37014056196
1973Steubenville37005032169
1974
1974Canton McKinley91041015532
1974Warren Harding1110P.O.-1st41015357
1974Niles73032010897
1974Massillon64032011891
1974Steubenville64014069126
1974Alliance19005053242
1975
1975Canton McKinley91050012054
1975Massillon6313207527
1975Warren Harding8203207435
1975Niles7302309346
1975Steubenville55014027139
1975Alliance36114025111
1976
1976Massillon8205006626
1976Niles7213113828
1976Steubenville7213114732
1976Canton McKinley4601402324
1976Warren Harding5501403647
1976Alliance5501403376
1977
1977Massillon82041016151
1977Canton McKinley1020P.O.-2nd41011446
1977Warren Harding6313207276
1977Niles55023037101
1977Alliance7302304689
1977Steubenville28005034101
1978
1978Massillon90140111126
1978Canton McKinley7204107020
1978Warren Harding7213119031
1978Steubenville27114032103
1978Niles3701402758
1978Alliance3701404568
1979
1979Massillon1010P.O.-3rd40012112
1979Canton McKinley7213115349
1979Warren Harding5503206543
1979Steubenville7302205260
1979Niles46014028106
1979Alliance27104156106
TOTAL
TOTALMassillon1st (3)581221,562643
TOTALCanton McKinley462431,344731
TOTALNiles1st (1)33324872852
TOTALWarren Harding1st (2)373721,1461,019
TOTALSteubenville174425851,231
TOTALAlliance84714621,406