Mckinley Bulldogs Team News

CANTON  Fast isn’t just a concept with the McKinley High School football team’s defense.

Fast is a reality because, you know, the Bulldogs have really fast guys.

HEAD COACH  Dan Reardon, second year at McKinley; 13th year overall (90-51)

LAST YEAR  7-4, 4-2

CANTON  As the first day of two-a-day practices wrapped up in the sweltering August heat three weeks ago, McKinley High School football players were being instructed on how to address their new assistant coach.

Not “Her.”

Not “She.”

Kickoff for the high school football season is just five days away in Stark County.

When it comes to participation, high school football is showing it knows how to take a hit.
 
After a big drop in 2014, the number of boys who played high school football in 2015 held steady, according to the annual High School Athletics Participation Survey conducted by the National Federation of State High School Associations (

CANTON  The first day of two-a-days ended for the McKinley High School football team and Dominique Robinson walked through a line shaking the hands of his defensive teammates.

ANOTHER DUAL TITLE GAME RUN IN PERRY?

Perry was a proud township in 2015 when the Perry Panthers and Central Catholic Crusaders played for state championships on the same day.

Are both teams equipped for another title game run this fall?

CANTON  Three years ago, just after Shawn Crable had stopped being a football player but before he knew what else to call himself, he returned to Massillon in hopes of finding an answer to the same question that plagues so many professional athletes:
CANTON  Three years ago, just after Shawn Crable had stopped being a football player but before he knew what else to call himself, he returned to Massillon in hopes of finding an answer to the same question that plagues so many professional athletes:

CANTON  One of them was older than Elvis and is currently just as invisible.

 

One of them met Elvis.

 

Two of them of them were born years after Elvis breathed his last.