Tom Hannon – Wall of Champions

Tom Hannon – Wall of Champions

He was lightning fast and shifty on the gridiron.  Could break it for a long run on any play, daring any opponent to chase him down.   By season’s end he had rushed for over 1,300 yards, scored nearly 100 points and helped his Massillon Tigers to an undefeated regular...
Anthony Pedro Is Headed To Wittenberg University

Anthony Pedro Is Headed To Wittenberg University

Massillon senior Anthony Pedro has selected Wittenberg University to continue his education and play the sport he loves.  Wittenberg participates in football at the NCAA Division 3 level and is a member of the North Coast Athletic Conference (NCAC).  The Tigers...
Seven Tiger Athletes Ink Letters-of-Intent

Seven Tiger Athletes Ink Letters-of-Intent

Four standouts from the 2019 Massillon football team signed letters-of-intent to play at the next level. They include Robbie Page, Preston Hodges and Jarron Hodges, who will attend Walsh University, and Cole Jones, who is headed to the University of Findlay.  Joining...
Anthony Pedro Is Headed To Wittenberg University

Chuck Vliet and a Tiger Record for the Ages

The Massillontigers.com website maintains over 2,500 player and team game records.  The data comprises 270 categories, such as rushing, passing and receiving, and lists the Top 10 record holders in each category.  For the last several months I have been reviewing past...
Anthony Pedro Is Headed To Wittenberg University

2019 Tigers Take a Final Bow

The 2019 season has long been over, but it was a good time at the banquet to look back on a great year and recognize those individuals that made so much success possible.  Outgoing Booster Club President Bruce Gallagher welcomed all and went great lengths to thank...
Anthony Pedro Is Headed To Wittenberg University

Former Tiger Player Named AP All-American

Former Massillon player and current Mount Union defensive back Kordell Ford was recently named Division 3 1st Team Collegiate All-American by the Associated Press.  The 5′-10″, 190 lb. Ford, who majors in Sports Business, had a productive junior year in...
Hardnose Award Goes to Preston Hodges

Hardnose Award Goes to Preston Hodges

At the end of each season, the Touchdown Club honors one of the players with the “Bob Commings Memorial Hardnose Award.”  That player would have received the most votes from among weekly tallies taken by the club members.  Past players honored include John Mulbach...
Booster Club Report – Final 2019 Meeting

Booster Club Report – Final 2019 Meeting

The final Booster Club of the 2019 season kicked off with recognition for job well done by this year’s president, Bruce Gallagher, who thanked all of the members for their unending support throughout the year. The date of the Football Banquet has not yet been...
2019: Cincinnati LaSalle 34, Massillon 17

2019: Cincinnati LaSalle 34, Massillon 17

LaSalle Spoils Massillon’s Title Hopes December 5, 2019 GAME STATS CANTON It hasn’t been too often this season Massillon has found itself trying to scramble from a second-half deficit. Unfortunately for the Tigers, the first time they truly found themselves in...
Anthony Pedro Is Headed To Wittenberg University

Nine Tigers Honored as All-Ohio

Nine players from Massillon’s regional champion football team have received Division II All-Ohio honors, with quarterback Aidan Longwell leading the way.  Longwell was named Co-Offensive Player of the Year, sharing the award with Miyan Williams of Cincinnati...