Marlington Dukes at Louisville Leopards 1971 Football Highlights

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Louisville 46, Marlington 0

Louisville Leopards Navy Blue Hoodie Established 1924 - Beatty's Sports Fall 2017The Louisville Leopards routed the visiting Marlington Dukes 46-0 back on October 22, 1971. Louisville scored 39 points in the first half en rout to victory.

The Leopards out-rushed the Dukes 267-34 and spread the ball around to a variety of players. Gary Dickerhoof carried 6 times for 60 yards, Tim Wallace rushed 5 times for 56 yards and scored on a 39 yard run, and Dave Mazzan rushed for 55 yards on 6 attempts. Ken Kuhn also ran for two touchdowns from a yard away.

Grove Appliance Alliance Ohio AdIn the passing game, Quarterback John Doerschuk threw 2 touchdown passes. The first was a 58
yard bomb to Doug Shook in the second quarter and the second was a 32 yard touchdown grab by Mazzan for the only score of the third quarter. Louisville finished 9 of 12 passing for 126 yards.

The Leopards also converted on every point after touchdown attempt. Mazzan ran for two conversions, Crislip, DeJacimo, Wyss for Louisville Board of EducationBob Kohler also ran in a conversion, Doerschuk connected with Shook for two points, and Kuhn booted through two PATs.

The Louisville defense dominated in earning their third shutout of the season. The only real threat for a Marlington score came in the fourth quarter. The Dukes marched to the 8 yard line before turning the ball over on downs. The Leopards improved to 7-0.

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Scoring Summary

Team 1-2-3-4–TOTAL

Marlington 0-0-0-0–00

Louisville 16-23-7-0–46

1st Quarter

Louisville – John Doerschuk 1 Yard Run (Dave Mazzan Run), 8-0

Louisville – Tim Wallace 39 Yard Run (Doug Shook Pass from John Doerschuk), 16-0

 2nd Quarter

Louisville – Ken Kuhn 1 Yard Run (Dave Mazzan Run), 24-0

Louisville – Doug Shook 58 Yard Pass from John Doerschuk (Ken Kuhn Kick), 31-0

Louisville – Ken Kuhn 1 Yard Run (Bob Kohler Run), 39-0

3rd Quarter

Louisville – Dave Mazzan 32 Yard Pass from John Doerschuk (Ken Kuhn Kick), 46-0

4th Quarter



Rushing: Louisville 267, Marlington 34

Passing: Louisville 9-12-126, Marlington 11-23-89

First Downs: Louisville 16, Marlington 7

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