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1950 Varsity Football Team

Record: 10-0
Combined Statistics: Link

Head Coach: Chuck Mather (3rd year)
Record To-Date at Massillon: 28-2

Team Captains: Jim Reichenbach

All-Ohio: (1st), Bob Howe (1st), Jerry Krisher (2nd)

Ohio Scholastic League Standings:
1. Massillon (5-0)
2. Toledo Waite (3-2)
2. Canton McKinley (3-2)
4. Warren Harding (2-3)
4. Alliance (2-3)
6. Mansfield (0-5)

AP State Poll:
1. Massillon (10-0) (also National Champions) – defeated Steubenville, Canton McKinley
2. Hamilton (9-1)
3. Barberton (8-1)
4. Springfield (8-1-1)
5. Upper Arlington (10-0)
6. Portsmouth (7-2-1)
7. New Philadelphia (9-0-1)
8. Canton McKinley (7-3) – lost to Massillon, Steubenville, Toledo Waite
9. Steubenville (8-2) – lost to Massillon, Weirton, WV
10. Lakewood (10-0)

All-Time Record: 320-122-28
Series Record vs. Canton McKinley: 25-25-5

Noteworthy Items: (1) Massillon cruised through a perfect 10-0 season to capture its 3rd consecutive state title and also the national title. (2) Barberton was unbeaten through eight games, but in spite of scoring first was felled by the Tigers 35-6.

OpponentRecordH/AMass.Opp.W/LAttendanceMedia Links*Statistics Links
Akron CentralH490W8,512Game StoryGame Stats
Canton LincolnA460W15,000Game StoryGame Stats
Cleveland Cathedral LatinH620W13,409Game StoryGame Stats
Steubenville8-2H3512W15,166Game StoryGame Stats
Alliance6-4A297W12,000Game StoryGame Stats
MansfieldA566W14,000Game StoryGame Stats
Warren Harding6-5H236W12,589Game StoryGame Stats
Toledo WaiteH390W9,292Game StoryGame Stats
Barberton8-1H356W21,198Game StoryGame Stats
Canton McKinley7-3H330W21,631Game StoryGame Stats
TOTAL40737142,797Season Stats