OHSAA Realigns Football Regions for 2019

OHSAA Realigns Football Regions for 2019

High School football fans eager to see a state finals rematch between Massillon and Akron Hoban may have their wish fulfilled this year, only it would come a bit earlier than expected, assuming both teams advance far enough for that to occur.  That’s because the...
OHSAA Makes Modest Changes to Divisional Assignments

OHSAA Makes Modest Changes to Divisional Assignments

The Ohio High School Athletic Association has adjusted its divisional assignments for the 2019 football season following updated competitive balance numbers.  However, regional assignments have yet to be made.  Here are the changes based on last year’s regions:...
Tiger Nation Loses a Long-Time Friend

Tiger Nation Loses a Long-Time Friend

Dale Walterhouse, former Tiger assistant coach and WHS teacher, passed away May 29.  As a long-time member of the Massillon Tiger Football Booster Club, Dale was a friend of everyone.  But most of all, he was always there to help when a project needed done. He began...
Four WHS Athletes Receive Academic Scholarships

Four WHS Athletes Receive Academic Scholarships

Story written by Ben Lieberman The Massillon Tiger Football Booster Club would like congratulate Kameron Simpson, Cameron Sunkle, Luke Brahler and Justin Gaddis.  These four were recipients of a scholarship from the Booster Club that comes from proceeds generated by...
Football Booster Club Kicks off 2019 Season with Spring Event

Football Booster Club Kicks off 2019 Season with Spring Event

The 2019 Massillon football season was officially launched off on Friday at the Massillon Eagles with the annual Spring Kickoff Event in front of a capacity crowd of Tiger faithful.  Following social time and a steak dinner, head Coach Nate Moore spoke at length about...
2019 Lift-a-thon Photos and Results

2019 Lift-a-thon Photos and Results

  It was first class all the way.  From the superb organization to the matching T-shirts to the very striking “Massillon” embossed weight equipment to the enthusiasm generated by both the lifters and the crowd, which counted a good number of parents and boosters...
Bob Vogel – Wall of Champions

Bob Vogel – Wall of Champions

The Marine Corps has a motto: If you are going to do something, do it the best you can.  No one epitomized that motto better than Bob Vogel, who played for the Tigers in 1958 and went on to star for Ohio State and the Baltimore Colts.  While always considered at the...
OHSAA Proposes Changes to Competitive Balance – Revised

OHSAA Proposes Changes to Competitive Balance – Revised

Revised March 26, 2019 Traditionally, high school football teams were assigned to specific divisions based on the overall school enrollment.  That is, the largest schools were classified as Division 1, the next largest as Division 2 and so on, with the schools...