1941 Season


1941 State Champions

Record: 9-0-1
Combined Statistics: Link

Head Coach: Bud Houghton (1st year)
Record To-Date at Massillon: 9-0-1

Team Captains: Fred Blunt

All-Ohio: John Hill (1st), Fred Blunt (1st), Joe DeMando (2nd), Keve Brey (HM), Don Fuchs (HM), Fred Cardinal (HM)

State Champion by Popular Acclaim: Massillon, Mansfield (per OHSAA)

All-Time Record: 249-110-21
Series Record vs. Canton McKinley: 21-22-3

Noteworthy Items: (1) The 6-6 tie between Massillon and Mansfield ended the Tigers’ 38-game winning streak. Massillon led in total yardage 258-58 and first downs 16-1, but ultimately, the score mattered more. Both teams claimed the state title at the end of the season. For the Tigers, it was a 7th consecutive crown. (2) The 32-0 Massillon score against Canton McKinley was the largest margin of victory to-date for the Tigers in this great rivalry.

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