1969 Season


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) (UPI State Champion)
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 touchdown.

Trotwood MadisonH606W11,347 StoryStats
Cleveland Benedictine9-1H2220W13,620StoryStats
Toledo WhitmerH600W12,371StoryStats
Hamilton GarfieldH5212W9,043StoryStats
Warren Harding5-5H3314W10,266StoryStats
Columbus Marion FranklinH388W8,363StoryStats
Canton McKinley9-1A714L20,000StoryStats
TOTAL298107124,785Season Stats