Select Page

1948 Season

                                                                 PREVIOUS SEASON              NEXT SEASON

1948 Varsity Football Team

Record: 9-1
Combined Statistics: Link

Head Coach: Chuck Mather (1st year)
Record To-Date at Massillon: 9-1

Team Captains: Al Brown

All-Ohio: Jack Houston (1st), Al Brown (1st), Jerry Krisher (2nd)

AP State Poll:
1. Massillon
2. Canton McKinley
7. Alliance
9. Mansfield

All-Time Record: 301-121-28
Series Record vs. Canton McKinley: 23-25-5

Noteworthy Items: Massillon captured the state title in spite of a 14-0 defeat to Alliance, which had lost to Canton McKinley 46-7. A 21-12 Tiger victory over the unbeaten Bulldogs was enough to carry Massillon to the top of the poll.

OpponentRecordH/AMass.Opp.W/LAttendanceMedia Links*
Cleveland Cathedral LatinH4413W14,980Game Story and Stats
Canton LincolnA250W18,000Game Story and Stats
Youngstown SouthH287W11,278Game Story and Stats
Steubenville5-5H3421W15,830Game Story and Stats
Alliance9-1A014L12,000Game Story and Stats
Mansfield7-3A337W13,200Game Story and Stats
Warren Harding6-3-1H3914W11,158Game Story and Stats
Toledo WaiteA197W12,000Game Story and Stats
Barberton3-7H280W11,346Game Story and Stats
Canton McKinley9-1H2112W20,598Game Story and Stats