Gallia Academy Basketball

Blue Devils

04 Team records 1925-2004

                        GAHS team basketball records

                                      (1925-2004)

Team records 1925-2005

                        GAHS team basketball records

                                      (1925-2005)

All-games record—Won 859, Lost, 729, Pct., .540.

SEOAL Record—Won 530, Lost, 450, Pct., .540.

Coach with longest tenure—Jim Osborne—36 years.

Coach with most wins—James Osborne—Won 485, Lost 297. SEOAL—Won 291, Lost 153.

(Osborne-coached teams have had 27 winning seasons, eight losing seasons and one break even season in 36years.)

SEOAL championships— (17)--1938-39; 1948-49; 1953-54; 1954-55; 1955-56; 1958-59; 1973-74;1981-82; 1983-84; 1986-87; 1990-91; 1991-92; 1992-93; 1996-97; 1999-2000; 2001-02; 2002-03.

Sectional championships (15)—1955, 1956, 1973, 1974, 1977, 1988, 1992, 1993,  1994,1997, 2000,  2002, 2003, 2004, 2005.

District titles—(3)--1923, 1973, 2003.

Longest SEOAL winning streak—49, from 1953 through 1956. (Also league record.)

Longest regular season winning streak—15, 1954-55.

Most consecutive SEOAL losses, 21, from 1958 to 1961.

Most consecutive regular season losses, 30, from 1959 to 1961.

Winning seasons—42.

Losing seasons—35

Break even seasons—three.

Most consecutive winning seasons—(10), from 1978 to 1988.

Most consecutive losing seasons—(8), from 1959 to 1967.

Most consecutive wins over SEOAL opponents—(19), Jackson, from 1976 to 1986 and (16), Jackson, from 1996 to 2004 and Logan (15) from 1970 to 1977.

Most consecutive losses to SEOAL opponent—(24), Athens, from 1959 to 1971.

Longest game—Four overtimes, vs. Meigs, 1971, won by Meigs, 61-59.

Largest winning margin—61 points—105-44 over Nelsonville in 1954-55.

Largest losing margin—61 points—85-24 to Huntington High in 1959-60.

Worst SEOAL loss—57 points, to Pomeroy, 83-26, in 1959-60.

Most wins in one year—20, in 1954-55, 2001-02 and 2002-03.

Most losses in one year—19, in 1959-60 (1-19).

Fewest wins in one year—1, in 1929-30, 1959-60 and 1962-63.

Most points scored in one year—1,767, in 1954-55.

Opponents most points scored in one year—1,476, in 1959-60.

Least amount of points scored in one year—182, in 1929-30.

Opponents least amount of points scored in one year—287, in 1930-31.

Most points scored in one game—111, vs. Logan, Jan. 24, 1956.

Most points scored in one game by GAHS in current gym—105, vs. Pt. Pleasant, Feb. 11, 2000.

Opponents most points scored in one game—109, vs. Ironton, 1958.

Least amount of points scored in one game—6, vs. Pomeroy, 1935.

Opponents least amount of points scored in one game—7, vs. New Haven, 1927.

Most points scored in one quarter—34 in fourth period, vs. Pt. Pleasant, Feb. 11, 2000.

Best offensive team in SEOAL—1,218, in 1954-55. (Also league record).

Most points scored by two teams in one game—174, during 1999-2000 season when Gallipolis beat Pt. Pleasant, 105-69.

Most free throws made in one game—36, vs. Chesapeake, 1969-70.

Most free throws attempted in one game—46, vs. Chesapeake, 1969-70.

Most games played in one season—25, in 1926-27.

Best defensive team—Opponents per game average—47.9, in 2002-03 in 24 games.

Best field goal percentage in one game—72.7 percent (24 of 33) vs. Vinton County, on Feb. 18, 2005.

Most assists in one game—27, vs. Wheelersburg, on Feb. 7, 2004.

Best margin of victory—30.3 in 1954-55.

Best rebounding average—41.7, in 1973-74.

Best turnover difference—Positive 5.9 per game in 1983-84.

Fewest turnovers in one year—10.8 average in 1985-86.

Least personal fouls per game—14.7—in 1983-84.

Best team field goal percentage—52.4, in 1998-99 (388 out of 740).

Best 3-point field goal percentage—51.8—1987-88.

Most 3-point shots made in one season—129, in 1996-97.

Best average defensive shooting percentage permitted to opponent—35.2 percent, in 1973-74.

Best foul shooting percentage--74 percent, in 1995-96.

Most team assists--436, (24 games) in 2003-04.

Most assists per game average—18.3, (24 games) in 2003-04.

and 1984-85 (21 games).

Most charges taken in one season—29, in 1998-99 and 1999-2000.

Most blocked shots in one season—120, in 2002-03.

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