1936 Season


1936 State and National Champions

Record: 10-0
Combined Statistics: Link

Head Coach: Paul Brown (5th year)
Record To-Date at Massillon: 42-7-1

Team Captains: Mike Byelene

All-Ohio: Charlie Anderson (1st), Mike Byelene (1st), Bob Glass (1st), Don Snavely (1st), Jim Miller (2nd)

State Champion by Popular Acclaim: Massillon (per OHSAA); (also National Champion)

All-Time Record: 202-109-19
Series Record vs. Canton McKinley: 16-22-3

Noteworthy Items: (1) The Tigers defeated New Castle 13-0, giving the Pennsylvania team its first home field loss in three years.  During the game, Charley Anderson set a Tiger record with a 68-yard punt. (2) Both Massillon and Canton McKinley entered the finale undefeated.  McKinley Coach Johnny Reed suffered his first career loss in 45 games when Massillon took it to the Bulldogs, 21-0. Reed had previously won 35 in a row at North Braddock, PA, prior to taking over at McKinley. For Massillon, it was 20 wins in a row and consecutive state and national titles.

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