Massillon Tigers Team News


CANTON  McKinley was poised to get the momentum during Saturday’s 124th meeting against Massillon at Fawcett Stadium.


CANTON  The best football Massillon has played at times has come when it has found itself backed into a corner.



CANTON  The last time Massillon lined up against a team clad in red and black, Lyron Wilson put the Tigers on his back and carried them to a win.


CANTON  Massillon’s preparations for its showdown with McKinley included all of the usual game-week rituals.



The OHSAA officially released the playoff pairings today and the matchups for area teams are as expected.


CANTON  Look out, Region 4.

The Tigers are coming.

CANTON  Massillon's backs were against the proverbial wall Saturday afternoon. Either the Tigers beat archrival McKinley at Fawcett Stadium to qualify for the playoffs, or they would begin the offseason.

MASSILLON  The stakes, regardless of the season, are always high when Massillon faces its archrival McKinley. And by the time the 2 p.m.


WHEN  2 p.m. Saturday



CANTON  Nine games. Nine wins.