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1968 Season

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1968 Varsity Football Team

Record: 7-3
Combined Statistics: Link

Head Coach: Bob Seaman (3rd year)
Record To-Date at Massillon: 20-9-1

Team Captains: George Whitfield, Larry Shumar

All-Ohio: Jim Smith (1st)

All-American Conference Standings:
Canton McKinley (4-1)
Warren Harding (4-1)
Massillon (3-2)
Niles (2-2)
Alliance (0-3)
Steubenville (0-4)

AP State Poll:
1. Upper Arlington (10-0)
2. Mentor (10-0)
3. Canton McKinley (9-1) – defeated Warren Western Reserve, Warren Harding
4. Elyria (10-0)
5. Struthers (9-0)
6. Warren Western Reserve (9-1) – lost to Canton McKinley
7. Shelby (10-0)
8. Cleveland St. Joseh (10-0)
9. Cincinnati St. Xavier (9-0-1)
10. Warren Harding (8-2) – lost to Canton McKinley

All-Time Record: 476-145-31
Series Record vs. Canton McKinley: 39-29-5

Noteworthy Items: Massillon broke Niles’ 63-game home winning streak with a 16-8 victory, breaking the tie with a fourth quarter TD.

OpponentRecordH/AMass.Opp.W/LAttendanceMedia Links*
Mentor10-0H019L13,011Game Story and Stats
Cleveland BenedictineH3419W12,751Game Story and Stats
MansfieldH4616W11,574Game Story and Stats
Alliance4-6A326W10,000Game Story and Stats
Niles7-3A168W13,000Game Story and Stats
Altoona, PAH300W14,236Game Story and Stats
Steubenville5-5H2012W10,500Game Story and Stats
Warren Harding8-2A1223L10,000Game Story and Stats
Cuyahoga FallsH306W11,277Game Story and Stats
Canton McKinley9-1H626L22,305Game Story and Stats