1954-55 Morrow County Boys Basketball Scores


Cardington-Lincoln
Coach:  Gordon Shipley
Record:  12-12 (6-6 MCL; 4-2 MOC)
Leading Scorer:  Dean Curl (401 pts/16.7 avg)

Date		Versus		       W/L     CHS     OPP
11/24/54*	Sparta			W	52	35	MCL
12/03/54*	@Marengo		L	41	47	MCL
12/10/54*	Johnsville		L	43	53	MCL
12/11/54*	@Big Walnut		W	57	48	MOC
12/14/54*	@Iberia			L	43	62	MCL
12/17/54*	Edison			W	56	48	MCL
12/21/54	@Fredericktown		L	46	66	
12/23/54*	Richwood		W	48	35	MOC
01/07/55*	@Chesterville		L	37	50	MCL
01/08/55*	Elm Valley		W	63	61	MOC
01/14/55*	Iberia			W	62	56	MCL
01/15/55*	@Marion St. Mary	L	55	67	MOC - At Marion Harding High School
01/18/55	@Mt. Gilead		L	54	64
01/21/55*	@Johnsville		L	66	68	MCL
01/25/55*	Marengo			W	55	44	MCL
01/28/55*	@Edison			W	66	55	MCL
02/01/55*	Chesterville		L	56	70	MCL
02/04/55*	Mt. Gilead		W	50	49	MOC
02/11/55*	@Sparta			W	68	49	MCL
02/12/55*	Olentangy		L	43	57	MOC
02/15/55	Chesterville		L	33	52	Class B Morrow County Tournament at Marion Coliseum
02/17/55	Marengo			W	58	50	Class B Morrow County Tournament at Mt. Gilead High School
02/21/55	Sparta			W	72	50	Class B Morrow County Tournament at Mt. Gilead High School
02/25/55	Edison			L	48	50	Class B Morrow County Tournament at Mt. Gilead High School


Chesterville
Coach:  Richard Poling
Record:  19-5 (11-0 MCL)
Leading Scorer:  Cliff Perkins (398 pts/16.5 avg)

Date		Versus		       W/L     CHS     OPP
11/19/54	Caledonia		L	72	75
11/24/54*	Marengo			W	47	40
12/03/54*	@Johnsville		W	57	47
12/07/54	@Waldo			W	77	41
12/10/54*	Iberia			W	76	65
12/11/54	@Fredericktown		L	61	63
12/14/54*	@Edison			W	61	60
12/23/54*	@Sparta			W	70	35
01/04/55	@Claridon		L	57	59
01/07/55*	Cardington-Lincoln	W	50	37
01/14/55*	Edison			W	47	38
01/21/55*	@Iberia			W	73	45
01/22/55	Ohio Deaf		W	90	45	Originally scheduled as Morral
01/25/55*	Johnsville		W	47	38
01/28/55	Fredericktown		W	63	60
01/29/55	@Mt. Gilead		L	59	68
02/01/55*	@Cardington-Lincoln	W	70	56
02/04/55*	Sparta			W	63	45
02/11/55*	@Marengo					Cancelled due to illnesses at Marengo
02/12/55	Butler			W	93	41
02/15/55	Cardington-Lincoln	W	52	33	Class B Morrow County Tournament at Marion Coliseum
02/18/55	Iberia			W	73	41	Class B Morrow County Tournament at Marion Coliseum
02/25/55	Johnsville		W	54	48	Class B Morrow County Tournament at Marion Coliseum
03/03/55	Dublin			W	53	41	Class B District Tournament at Capital University
03/05/55	Newark St. Francis	L	52	57	Class B District Tournament at Capital University


Edison
Coach:  Fred Goare
Record:  9-13 (3-9 MCL)
Leading Scorer:  Floyd Hawk (309 pts/13.9 avg)

Date		Versus		       W/L     EHS     OPP
11/06/54	Alumni			L	43	73
11/12/54	@Meeker			L	39	40
11/13/54	@Pleasant		W	41	38
11/16/54	New Bloomington		W	61	49
11/24/54*	Johnsville		L	47	48
12/03/54*	@Iberia			W	74	68
12/04/54	@Green Camp		W	66	38
12/14/54*	Chesterville		L	60	61
12/17/54*	@Cardington-Lincoln	L	48	56
12/23/54*	@Marengo		L	56	58	OT
01/04/55	Mt. Gilead		L	60	76
01/07/55*	Sparta			W	61	51
01/14/55*	@Chesterville		L	38	47
01/18/55	@New Bloomington	W	84	70
01/25/55*	Iberia			W	62	48
01/28/55*	Cardington-Lincoln	L	55	66
02/01/55*	@Sparta			L	39	54
02/04/55*	Marengo			L	43	46
02/11/55*	@Johnsville		L	71	91
02/15/55	Sparta			L	42	46	Class B Morrow County Tournament at Marion Coliseum
02/21/55	Iberia			W	61	58	Class B Morrow County Tournament at Mt. Gilead High School
02/25/55	Cardington-Lincoln	W	50	48	Class B Morrow County Tournament at Mt. Gilead High School


Iberia
Coach:  Unknown
Record:  6-13 (4-8 MCL)
Leading Scorer:  Bill Shelton (258 pts/13.5 avg)

Date		Versus		       W/L     IHS     OPP
11/19/54	Morral			W	59	43
11/23/54	Caledonia		L	62	70
12/03/54*	Edison			L	68	74
12/10/54*	@Chesterville		L	65	76
12/14/54*	Cardington-Lincoln	W	62	43
12/17/54*	@Sparta			W	43	34
12/21/54	@Mt. Gilead		L	56	79
12/23/54*	@Johnsville		L	52	53
01/04/55	Pleasant		W	84	60
01/07/55*	Marengo			L	54	55
01/14/55*	@Cardington-Lincoln	L	56	62
01/18/55	@Chatfield		L	52	63
01/21/55*	Chesterville		L	45	73
01/25/55*	@Edison			L	48	62
01/28/55*	Sparta			W	84	73
02/01/55*	@Marengo		L	46	50
02/04/55*	Johnsville		W	89	67
02/18/55	Chesterville		L	41	73	Class B Morrow County Tournament at Marion Coliseum
02/21/55	Edison			L	58	61	Class B Morrow County Tournament at Mt. Gilead High School


Johnsville
Coach:  Charles Casto
Record:  11-13 (7-5 MCL)
Leading Scorer:  Lyle Snavley (392 pts/17.8 avg) (missing 2 games)

Date		Versus		       W/L     JHS     OPP
11/19/54	Union			L	65	70
11/24/54*	@Edison			W	48	47
11/30/54	Lucas			W	71	56
12/03/54*	Chesterville		L	47	57
12/07/54	Caledonia		L	52	70	NEED BOX
12/10/54*	@Cardington-Lincoln	W	53	43
12/14/54*	Sparta			W	81	48	NEED BOX
12/17/54*	@Marengo		L	55	56
12/23/54*	Iberia			W	53	52
01/07/55	@Mt. Gilead		L	56	66
01/14/55*	@Sparta			W	70	65
01/15/55	@Bellville		L	51	65
01/18/55	@Lucas			L	54	65
01/21/55*	Cardington-Lincoln	W	68	66
01/25/55*	@Chesterville		L	38	47
01/28/55*	Marengo			L	51	68
02/01/55	Pleasant		W	82	59
02/04/55*	@Iberia			L	67	89
02/08/55	@Marion St. Mary	L	39	52
02/11/55*	Edison			W	91	71
02/15/55	Marengo			W	47	41	Class B Morrow County Tournament at Marion Coliseum
02/18/55	Sparta			W	52	36	Class B Morrow County Tournament at Marion Coliseum
02/25/55	Chesterville		L	48	54	Class B Morrow County Tournament at Marion Coliseum
02/28/55	Columbus St. Mary	L	54	73	Class B District Tournament at Otterbein College


Marengo
Coach:  Russ Ammon
Record:  13-7 (8-3 MCL)
Leading Scorer:  Ronnie Kirby (269 pts/14.1 avg)

Date		Versus		       W/L     MHS     OPP
11/19/54	New Bloomington		L	46	47
11/24/54*	@Chesterville		L	40	47
11/30/54	@Elm Valley		W	50	41
12/03/54*	Cardington-Lincoln	W	47	41
12/07/54	@Meeker			W	45	43
12/10/54*	@Sparta			L	37	41	OT
12/14/54	Waldo			L	35	45
12/17/54*	Johnsville		W	56	55
12/23/54*	Edison			W	58	56	OT
01/04/55	Howard			W	53	48
01/07/55*	@Iberia			W	55	54
01/14/55	Delaware St. Mary	W	92	58
01/21/55*	Sparta			W	83	53
01/25/55*	@Cardington-Lincoln	L	44	55
01/28/55*	@Johnsville		W	68	51
02/01/55*	Iberia			W	50	46
02/04/55*	@Edison			W	46	43
02/08/55	@Howard			W	72	68
02/15/55	Johnsville		L	41	47	Class B Morrow County Tournament at Marion Coliseum
02/17/55	Cardington-Lincoln	L	50	58	Class B Morrow County Tournament at Mt. Gilead High School


Mt. Gilead
Coach:  Frank Truitt
Record:  19-4 (4-2 MOC)
Leading Scorer:  John Mosher (335 pts/14.5 avg)

Date		Versus		       W/L     MGHS    OPP
12/07/54	Westerville		W	65	44
12/10/54	Marion St. Mary		W	59	50
12/14/54*	@Richwood		W	56	48
12/17/54*	@Elm Valley		W	76	52
12/21/54	Iberia			W	79	56
12/27/54	@Marysville		W	63	54
01/04/55	@Edison			W	76	60
01/07/55	Johnsville		W	66	56
01/11/55*	Big Walnut		W	61	59
01/14/55*	@Olentangy		L	44	54
01/18/55	Cardington-Lincoln	W	64	54
01/22/55	Caledonia		W	85	62
01/28/55*	@Marion St. Mary	W	65	41
01/29/55	Chesterville		W	68	59
02/04/55*	Cardington-Lincoln	L	49	50
02/08/55	Fredericktown		L	61	68
02/11/55	Crestline		W	54	51
02/15/55	Lexington		W	74	50
02/19/55	Mt. Vernon St. Vincent	W	74	56	Class B Exempt Tournament at Otterbein College
02/25/55	Columbus Holy Family	W	59	35	Class B Exempt Tournament at Otterbein College
03/03/55	Ashville		W	70	53	Class B District Tournament at Otterbein College
03/04/55	Amanda			W	53	50	Class B District Tournament at Otterbein College
03/10/55	Liberty Union		L	53	56	Class B District Tournament at Otterbein College


Sparta
Coach:  Alfred Morris
Record:  5-17 (2-10 MCL)
Leading Scorer:  Charles Givens (296 pts/14.8 avg) (missing 1 game)

Date		Versus		       W/L     SHS     OPP
11/24/54*	@Cardington-Lincoln	L	35	52
12/03/54	Mt. Vernon St. Vincent	L	36	66
12/07/54	Claridon		L	45	60
12/10/54*	Marengo			W	41	37	OT
12/14/54*	@Johnsville		L	48	81	NEED BOX
12/17/54*	Iberia			L	34	43
12/21/54	Bladensburg		W	46	40
12/23/54*	Chesterville		L	35	70
01/04/55	Gambier			L	37	77
01/07/55*	@Edison			L	51	61
01/11/55	@Mt. Vernon St. Vincent	L	50	60
01/14/55*	Johnsville		L	65	70
01/18/55	Amity			W	57	38
01/21/55*	@Marengo		L	53	83
01/25/55	@Waldo			L	40	61
01/28/55*	@Iberia			L	73	84
02/01/55*	Edison			W	54	39
02/04/55*	@Chesterville		L	45	63
02/11/55*	Cardington-Lincoln	L	49	68
02/15/55	@Bladensburg					Cancelled due to Tournament scheduling
02/15/55	Edison			W	46	42	Class B Morrow County Tournament at Marion Coliseum
02/18/55	Johnsville		L	36	52	Class B Morrow County Tournament at Marion Coliseum
02/21/55	Cardington-Lincoln	L	50	72	Class B Morrow County Tournament at Mt. Gilead High School

Mid-Ohio Conference Standings

Team MOC Reg Overall Marion St. Mary 5 - 1 14 - 6 14 - 7 Cardington-Lincoln 4 - 2 10 - 10 12 - 12 Mt. Gilead 4 - 2 15 - 3 19 - 4 Olentangy 3 - 2 11 - 6 14 - 9 missing Elm Valley Big Walnut 3 - 3 11 - 7 15 - 8 Elm Valley 1 - 4 8 - 10 10 - 12 missing Olentangy Richwood 0 - 6 1 - 15 1 - 17

Morrow County League Standings

Team MCL Reg Overall Chesterville 11 - 0 15 - 4 19 - 5 Marengo 8 - 3 13 - 5 13 - 7 Johnsville 7 - 5 9 - 12 11 - 13 Cardington-Lincoln 6 - 6 10 - 10 12 - 12 Iberia 4 - 8 6 - 11 6 - 13 Edison 3 - 9 8 - 12 9 - 13 Sparta 2 - 10 4 - 15 5 - 17

Morrow County Top Ten Scoring Averages

RNK AVG Name School Points Games 1 17.81 Lyle Snavely Johnsville 392 22 missing 2 games 2 16.70 Dean Curl Cardington-Lincoln 401 24 3 16.58 Cliff Perkins Chesterville 398 24 4 14.80 Charles Givens Sparta 296 20 missing 1 game 5 14.56 John Mosher Mt. Gilead 335 23 6 14.15 Ronnie Kirby Marengo 269 19 7 13.95 Floyd Hawk Edison 307 22 8 13.78 John Staley Mt. Gilead 317 23 9 13.57 Bill Shelton Iberia 258 19 10 13.45 Morris James Chesterville 323 24

Morrow County Top Ten Scoring Games

RNK PTS Name School Versus Date 1 44 Ronnie Kirby Marengo Sparta 01/21/1955 2 34 Cliff Perkins Chesterville Ohio Deaf 01/22/1955 3 31 Bob Beck Marengo Howard 02/??/1955 probably 2/5 or 2/8 31 Dean Curl Cardington-Lincoln Sparta 02/11/1955 31 Lyle Snavely Johnsville Marngo 02/15/1955 6 30 Lyle Snavely Johnsville Cardington-Lincoln 01/21/1955 30 Cliff Perkins Chesterville Butler 02/12/1955 8 29 Lyle Snavely Johnsville Pleasant 02/01/1955 9 28 Ronnie Kirby Marengo Delaware St. Mary 01/14/1955 10 27 Dean Curl Cardington-Lincoln Marion St. Mary 01/15/1955 27 John Mosher Mt. Gilead Mt. Vernon St. Vincent 02/19/1955 27 Lyle Snavely Johnsville Columbus St. Mary 02/28/1955 Return to the Morrow County index Email Me