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2005 Season

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2005 Varsity Football Team

Overall Record: 13-2
Regular Season Record:
Combined Statistics:

Head Coach: Tom Stacey (1st Year)
Record To-Date at Massillon: 13-2

Team Captains: Brian Gamble, Brett Huffman, Antonio James, Dirk Dickerhoof, Robert Morris

All-Ohio: Andrew Dailey (1st), Troy Ellis (1st), Brian Gamble (1st), Antonio James (1st), Brett Huffman (2nd), Paris McCall (2nd), Shawn Weisand (2nd)

Playoff Assignment/Computer Ranking: Division I, Region 2, 3rd
Tournament Results: Lost in state finals

All-Time Record: 779-243-36
Series Record vs. Canton McKinley: 60-49-5

Noteworthy Items: (1) Massillon defeated Cincinnati Elder 35-31 in Cincinnati’s Paul Brown Stadium. (2) The Tigers registered their first-ever win over Cleveland St. Ignatius, 29-26, when backup quarterback Shawn Weisand scored the winning TD off a boot play with ten seconds left in the game. (3) Massillon defeated Canton McKinley in the playoffs 21-3, avenging a 38-8 loss in the Week 10 annual classic. (4) The Tigers miraculously converted a 3rd and 30 against Lakewood St. Edward, setting up a winning touchdown run by Brian Gamble (Illinois) and propelling them to the state finals. (5) Massillon ended the season as state runnerup, losing 24-17 to Cincinnati St. Xavier in the finals.

OpponentRecordH/AMass.Opp.W/LAttendanceMedia Links*Statistics Links
Dover7-4H340W15,461Game StoryGame Stats
Cincinnati Elder4-6N3531W9,301Game StoryGame Stats
Mansfield Senior5-5A550W7,223Game StoryGame Stats
Chardon6-4H497W8,495Game StoryGame Stats
Mentor5-5H3110W8,578Game StoryGame Stats
Cleveland St. Ignatius5-5A2926W12,500Game StoryGame Stats
Youngstown Woodrow Wilson1-9H540W6,631Game StoryGame Stats
Warren Harding3-7H130W9,008Game StoryGame Stats
Eastlake North5-5H4914W6,936Game StoryGame Stats
Canton McKinley12-1A838L24,242Game StoryGame Stats
North Canton Hoover7-4H4514W8,954Game StoryGame Stats
Findlay10-2N2720W12,264Game StoryGame Stats
Canton McKinley12-1N213W16,111Game StoryGame Stats
Lakewood St. Edward12-1N2117W14,100Game StoryGame Stats
Cincinnati St. Xavier15-0N1724L20,227Game StoryGame Stats
TOTAL109-59488204180,031Season Stats