Hoover Vikings at Louisville Leopards 1971 Football Highlights

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Louisville 35, North Canton Hoover 12

My Fit Life Personal Trainer AdLouisville rushed for 212 of their 260 total rushing yards in the first half to jump out to a 27-6 lead.  Ken Kuhn ran for two of his three touchdowns in the first half on a pair of 3 yard runs.  Dave Mazzan opened the scoring with a 4 yard scamper to the endzone and Hobie Baker ran wild for a 69 yard run before the half ended.  Baker led all rushers carrying the ball 7 times for 135 yards.

North Canton’s only first half score came on an 8 yard run by Greg Anderson.  Louisville held the Vikings to -1 yards net rushing and just 40 yards through the air in the opening half.

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The Vikings only other score came on an 11 yard touchdown by Jeff Winegard.  Hoover finished the contest carrying the ball 20 times for 1 yard and was also 14 of 24 passing for 145 yards.

Ken Kuhn added his third touchdown in the final quarter.  Louisville also converted on 2 two-point conversion attempts.  The first was a pass from John Doerschuk to Barry Emerick, and the second was a run by Mazzan.  The Leopards finished with 15 first downs, 262 yards rushing, and were 6 of 10 passing for 61 yards.  Louisville moved to 5-0 after the victory.


Scoring Summary

Louisville 7-20-0-8–35

Hoover 6-0-0-6–12

1st Quarter

Louisville – Dave Mazzan 4 Yard Run (Ken Kuhn Kick), 7-0

Hoover – Greg Anderson 8 Yard Run (Pass Failed), 7-6

2ND Quarter

Louisville – Ken Kuhn 3 Yard Run (Failed), 13-6

Louisville – Ken Kuhn 3 Yard Run (Barry Emerick Pass from John Doerschuk), 21-6

Louisville – Hobie Baker 69 Yard Run (Run Failed), 27-6

3RD Quarter 


4TH Quarter

Hoover – Jeff Winegard 11 Yard Pass from ?? (Run Failed), 27-12

Louisville – Ken Kuhn 2 Yard Run (Dave Mazzan Run), 35-12

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