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Head Coaches and records at Canton McKinley

Years

Head Coach

GAMES

WINS

LOSSES

TIES

PCT.

1894

Jacob W. Schwingle

7

4

2

1

.668

1895

No Head Coach of record

5

5

0

0

1.000

1896

William Day, Otto Glessen

8

5

0

3

1.000

1987

No Head Coach of record

4

2

1

1

.667

1898

Luther Day

4

4

0

0

1.000

1900

William Day, Luther Day, William Jahn

9 5 3 1 .625

1901

William Day, Luther Day

7 3 2 2 .600

1902

William Strang

9 4 4 1 .600

1903

Dr. Harry March, Dr. C. F. Schlitz, William Day, Luther Day and George Cook

9 3 5 1 .375

1904

Dr. Harry March, William Day, Luther Day, William Strang and Robert Kuhns

7 4 3 0 .571

1905

James Whitcraft (First paid head coach)

11 8 2 1 .800

1906-1908

Curtis Bowman

31 15 10 6 .600

1909-1915

Harry Hazlett

64 37 26 1 .587

1916

Harold E. Dunlap

9 5 3 1 .625

1917-1919

M. Channing Wagner

22 9 11 2 .450

1920-1922

Floyd Harshman

28 16 9 3 .640

1923

Hal R. Smith

9 3 6 0 .333

1924-1930

Dwight V. Peabody

68 39 26 3 .594

1931

Chuck Wright

10 2 8 0 .200

1932-1935

James 'Jimmy' Aiken

40 32 7 1 .821

1936-1940

John Reed

48 39 7 2 .848

1941

Ben Schwartzwalder

10 6 3 1 .667

1942-1949

Herman 'Bup' Rearick

81 67 8 6 .893

1950-1952

Richard 'Dick' Miller

30 15 14 1 .517

1953-1957

Wade Watts

50 39 10 1 .796

1958-1960

James 'Jimmy' Robinson

31 17 14 0 .548

1961-1962

Pete Ankey

10 6 4 0 .600

1963

Tony Ware

10 6 4 0 .600

1964

Don Nehlen

10 9 1 0 .900

1956-1969

Ron Chismar

50 37 13 0 .740

1970-1979

John Brideweser

101 77 21 3 .786

1980-1981

Terry Forbes

24 22 2 0 .917

1982-97/2014

Thom McDaniels

186 137 49 0 .737

1998-1999

Kerry Hodakievic

25 20 5 0 .800

2003-2007

Brian Cross

62 41 21 0 .661

2008-2011

Ron Johnson

47 32 15 0 .681

2012-2013

Todd Filtz

22 17 5 0 .772

2015-2016

Dan Reardon

22 13 9 0 .591

1894-2015

ALL-TIME TOTALS

1,210 819 349 42 .701
No games were played in the years of 1899 (due to lack of student participation) and 1962 (suspension by the OHSAA)

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TOP TEN WINNINGEST HEAD COACHES 

at CANTON McKINLEY

(Ranked by Total Games Won)

Years

 Head Coach

GAMES

Wins

LOST

TIES

Pct

1982-97 / 2014

Thom McDaniels

186

137

49

0

.737

1970-1979

John Brideweser

101

77

21

3

.786

1942-1949

Herman 'Bup' Rearick

81

67

8

6

.893

2003-2007

Brian Cross

62

41

21

0

.661

1936-1940

John Reed

48

39

7

2

.848

1953-1957

Wade Watts

50 39  10 .796 

1924-1930

Dwight V. Peabody 

68 39 26 3 .594

1956-1969

Ron Chismar

50 37 13 0 .740

1909-1969

Harry Hazlett

64 37 26 1 .587

1932-1935

James 'Jimmy' Aiken

40 32 7 1 .821

2008-2011

Ron Johnson

47 32 15 0 .681

2015-2016

Dan Reardon

22 13 9 0 .591

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 TOP TEN HEAD COACHES 

at CANTON McKINLEY with HIGHEST WINNING

PERCENTAGE

(Two Seasons or More as Head Coach)

Years

 Head Coach

GAMES

Wins

LOST

TIES

Pct

1980-1981

Terry Forbes

24

22

2

0

.917

1942-1949

Herman 'Bup' Rearick

81

67

8

6

.893

1936-1940

John Reed

48

39

7

2

.848

1932-1935

James 'Jimmy' Aiken

40

32

7

1

.821

1998-1999

Kerry Hodakievic

25

20

5

0

.800

1953-1957

Wade Watts

 50  39  10 .796 

1970-1979

John Brideweser

101 77 21 3 .786

2012-2013

Todd Flitz

22 17 5 0 .772

1966-1969

Ron Chismar

50 37 13 0 .740

1982-97/ 2014

Thom McDaniels

186 137 49 0 .737

2015-2016

Dan Reardon

22 13 9 0 .591

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 HISTORY OF BULLDOG COACHES IN OHSAA PLAYOFFS

(listed in order since playoffs began in 1972)

Year(s)

Appearances / Head Coach

GAMES

Wins

LOST

Pct

1977

1

John Brideweser

2

1

1

.500

1980-81

2

Terry Frobes •

4

3

1

.750

1985-86-93-94-95-96-97

7

Thom McDaniels •

18

12

6

.667

1998-99

2

Kerry Hodakievic •

6

5

1

.833

2001

1

John 'Spider' Miller

2

1

1

.500

2004-05-06

3

Brian Cross

12 9 3 .750

2008-09-10-11

4

Ron Johnson

7 4 3 .571

2012-2013

2

Todd Flitz

3 1 2 .333

2015-2016

2

Dan Reardon

0 0 2 .000

•3 Championships, 3 Runners-up

 

24 Appearances

56 36 20 .643

History of the OHSAA Playoffs Formats

  1. 1972-1979, The Ohio High School Athletic Association hosts its own football tournament to award state championships,The top team from each of the four regions (12 teams) qualifies in three classes, AAA, AA, and A to play in state semifinals.
  2. 1980-1984, OHSAA expanded the playoff format and separates schools into divisions so 40 teams can qualify,The top two teams from each of the four regions qualify in five divisions, I, II, III, IV, and V to play in region final.
  3. 1985-1993, OHSAA expanded the playoff format to include 80 teams, the top four teams from each of the four regions qualify in five divisions, I, II, III, IV, and V to play in region semifinal.
  4. 1994-1998, OHSAA expanded the playoff format to include 96 teams, the top four teams from each of the four regions qualify in six divisions, I, II, III, IV, V and VI to play in region semifinal.
  5. 1999-2012, OHSAA expanded the playoff format to include 192 teams, the top eight teams from each of the four regions qualify in six divisions, I, II, III, IV, V and VI to play in region quarterfinal.
  6. 2013-2015, OHSAA expanded the playoff format to include 224 teams, the top eight teams from each of the four regions qualify in six divisions, II, III, IV, V, VI and VII to play in region quarterfinal. Division I is seperated into two super regions, the top 16 teams in each qualifiy to play in round one game according to finish in computer poll (1 vs 16, 2 vs 15, 3 vs 14, 4 vs 13, 5 vs 12, 6 vs 11, 7 vs 10, 8 vs 9).
  7. 2016-present, OHSAA Board of Directors vote to return Division I to four regions. 224 teams will continue to qualify for the playoffs, the top eight teams from each of the four regions qualify in all seven divisions I, II, III, IV, V, VI and VII to play in region quarterfinal.

 

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