1998 Season

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1998 Varsity Football Team

Overall Record: 4-6
Regular Season Record:
Combined Statistics:

Head Coach: Rick Shepas (1st Year)
Record To-Date at Massillon: 4-6

Team Captains: Tom Fichter, Dustin Clawson

All-Ohio: Luke Shilling (1st), Ellery Moore (SM)

Playoff Assignment/Computer Ranking: Division I, Region 3, 16th
Tournament Results: Did not qualify

All-Time Record: 717-220-36
Series Record vs. Canton McKinley: 54-46-5

Noteworthy Items: (1) The year ushered in new coach Rick Shepas, who discarded Massillon’s traditional power running game in favor of the spread offense. (2) The Tigers finished 4-6, recording their first losing season in 32 years. (3) The state playoff title was won by Canton McKinley.

OpponentRecordH/AMass.Opp.W/LAttendanceMedia Links*Statistics Links
Clovis West, Fresno, CA9-1H921L13,147Game StoryGame Stats
Lima Senior2-8H2818W10,981Game StoryGame Stats
Akron Garfield6-4H2110W10,180Game StoryGame Stats
Mansfield Senior8-2A021L8,317Game StoryGame Stats
Austintown Fitch3-7A103W4,800Game StoryGame Stats
Glen Mills, PA6-3H019L8,018Game StoryGame Stats
Walsh Jesuit13-1H734L9,266Game StoryGame Stats
Cincinnati Moeller7-3H1935L11,518Game Story Game Stats
Akron St. Vincent-St. Mary6-4H367W7,102Game StoryGame Stats
Canton McKinley12-1H2042L19,848Game StoryGame Stats
TOTAL72-34150210103,177Season Stats