2001 Season


Overall Record: 12-2
Regular Season Record:
Combined Statistics:

Head Coach: Rick Shepas (4th Year)
Record To-Date at Massillon: 34-12

Team Captains: Justin Zwick, Justin Princehorn, Andy Alleman, Marquis Williams

All-Ohio: Justin Zwick (1st), David Abdul (1st), Devin Jordan (1st), Justin Princehorn (2nd), Shawn Crable (SM)

Playoff Assignment/Computer Ranking: Division I, Region 2, 1st
Tournament Results: Lost in state semifinals

All-Time Record: 747-226-36
Series Record vs. Canton McKinley: 58-46-5

Game action vs. Canton McKinley

Noteworthy Items: (1) Head Coach Rick Shepas fashioned another good season with a 9-1 record and a trip to the state semifinals, defeating Canton McKinley twice along the way. (2) Massillon averaged 44 points a game during the regular season. (3) Quarterback Justin Zwick set new single-season passing marks with 3,281 yards and 40 touchdowns. (4) Devon Jordan set records for passes caught, reception yards and TDs. (5) A loss to St. Ignatius in the playoff state semifinals mirrored their only loss of the regular season to the same team.

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