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1969 Season

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1969 Varsity Football Team

Record: 7-2-1
Combined Statistics: Link

Head Coach: Bob Commings (1st Year)
Record To-Date at Massillon: 7-2-1

Team Captains: Pat Midgley, Darnell Streeter

All-Ohio: Pat Midgley (2nd)

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

AP State Poll:
1. Upper Arlington (10-0)
2. Elyria (10-0)
3. Cincinnati Moeller (10-0)
4. Canton McKinley (9-1) – defeated Niles; lost to Steubenville
5. Warren Western Reserve (9-1)
6. Akron Garfield (8-0)
7. Niles (7-2) – lost to Canton McKinley, Warren Harding
8. Steubenville (7-2-1) – defeated Canton McKinley; tied Massillon; lost to Niles
9. Jackson (9-0-1)
10. Shelby (9-0-1)

All-Time Record: 483-147-32
<Series Record vs. Canton McKinley: 39-30-5

Noteworthy Items: Rather than settle for a 7-7 tie against a good McKinley team, the Tigers gambled late in the game, only to throw an interception that set the Bulldogs up for the winning points.

OpponentRecordH/AMass.Opp.W/LAttendanceMedia Links*
Trotwood MadisonH606W11,347Game Story and Stats
Cleveland BenedictineH2220W13,620Game Story and Stats
Toledo WhitmerH600W12,371Game Story and Stats
Niles8-2H2033L17,951Game Story and Stats
Alliance3-5-1H60W12,824Game Story and Stats
Steubenville7-2-1A00T9,000Game Story and Stats
Hamilton GarfieldH5212W9,043Game Story and Stats
Warren Harding5-5H3314W10,266Game Story and Stats
Columbus Marion FranklinH388W8,363Game Story and Stats
Canton McKinley9-1A714L20,000Game Story and Stats