Florida State Men's Volleyball - 1951-52 Year In Review

Florida State Men's Volleyball - 1951-52 Year In Review

Coaching Staff
Bill Odeneal, Head Coach

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1951-52 Winter Sports Press Guide


1951-52 Florida State Signees/Newcomers

Duane Gordon, 6-4, 180, Madison, WI

Howie Gould, 6-1, 160, Chicago, IL

Joe Gusic, 5-10, 160, Chicago, IL

Ronald Hambrock, 5-10, 155, Terre Haute, IN

Matt Sullivan, 5-11, 170, Grosse Point, MI


1951-52 Roster - By Name

L
T                                          PY
R No Name                  Hgt   Wgt  Cl   Ltr  Hometown (Prior School)
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*  3 Harry Bibee                      Fr        
*    Jim Clark                        Sr   *    Valdosta, GA
*    Jim Couch             6-1   175  Jr   *    Daytona Beach (Seabreeze)
     George Edmiston       6-5   190  Sr-R *    Saint Augustine (Ketterlinus/Centre College)
     Duane Gordon          6-4   180  So        Madison, WI (Madison West)
*  4 Howie Gould           6-1   160  Fr        Chicago, IL
  14 Joe Gusic             5-10  160  Fr        Chicago, IL (Lindbloom)
*  8 Ronald Hambrock       5-10  155  Fr        Terre Haute, IN
     Danny Hobbs                           **   Century
     Stan Humphries        5-10  150  So        Winter Haven
*    James McFatter        6-2   175  So   *    Bonifay
     Charlie Milford       5-10  172  So        Madison
*    Matt Sullivan         5-11  170  Fr        Grosse Point, MI
     Dick Tapp                                  

1951-52 Roster - By Number

L
T                                          PY
R No Name                  Hgt   Wgt  Cl   Ltr  Hometown (Prior School)
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*    Jim Clark                        Sr   *    Valdosta, GA
*    Jim Couch             6-1   175  Jr   *    Daytona Beach (Seabreeze)
     George Edmiston       6-5   190  Sr-R *    Saint Augustine (Ketterlinus/Centre College)
     Duane Gordon          6-4   180  So        Madison, WI (Madison West)
     Danny Hobbs                           **   Century
     Stan Humphries        5-10  150  So        Winter Haven
*    James McFatter        6-2   175  So   *    Bonifay
     Charlie Milford       5-10  172  So        Madison
*    Matt Sullivan         5-11  170  Fr        Grosse Point, MI
     Dick Tapp                                  
*  3 Harry Bibee                      Fr        
*  4 Howie Gould           6-1   160  Fr        Chicago, IL
*  8 Ronald Hambrock       5-10  155  Fr        Terre Haute, IN
  14 Joe Gusic             5-10  160  Fr        Chicago, IL (Lindbloom)
Lettermen listed in the Tallahassee Democrat, May 18, 1952, page 7.

1951-52 All-Americans

Name                     Organization
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Howie Gould              United States Volleyball Association - 1st Team All-American

Ronald Hambrock          United States Volleyball Association - 1st Team All-American

All-Americans -  2

1951-52 Schedules and Results

DATE
REF
LOC
OPPONENT
SCORE
10/19
 
A
PENSACOLA NAS
11-15, 11-15
L 0-2
11/06
 
A
ALBANY YMCA
10-15, 15-9, 16-14
W 2-1
12/01
 
N
MIAMI FIRE DEPARTMENT
8-11, 7-11, St. Petersburg Open, St. Petersburg, Fl
L 0-2
12/01
 
A
ST. PETERSBURG YMCA
11-4, 11-9, St. Petersburg Open
W 2-0
12/01
 
N
JACKSONVILLE NAS
11-5, 11-9, St. Petersburg Open, St. Petersburg, Fl
W 2-0
12/01
 
N
MACDILL FIELD
11-3, 11-4, St. Petersburg Open, St. Petersburg, Fl
W 2-0
12/01
 
N
MIAMI FIRE DEPARTMENT "B"
11-8, 11-6, St. Petersburg Open, St. Petersburg, Fl
W 2-0
12/01
 
N
MIAMI YMCA
9-11, 11-5, 7-11, St. Petersburg Open, St. Petersburg, Fl
L 1-2
12/01
 
N
MIAMI YMCA
8-11, 7-11, St. Petersburg Open, St. Petersburg, Fl
T 1-1
01/26
 
N
CHATTANOOGA YMCA
13-15, 15-3, 15-5, Smoky Mountain Open, Knoxville, Tn
W 2-1
01/26
 
A
KNOXVILLE YMCA
14-16, 8-15, Smoky Mountain Open
L 0-2
01/26
 
N
DAYTON YMCA
15-8, 9-15, 15-7, Smoky Mountain Open, Knoxville, Tn
W 2-1
01/26
 
N
COOKVILLE YMCA
15-11, 13-15, 15-6, Smoky Mountain Open, Knoxville, Tn
W 2-1
01/26
 
A
KNOXVILLE YMCA
8-15, 8-15, Smoky Mountain Open
L 0-2
02/09
 
H
ALBANY YMCA
13-10, 14-9
W 2-0
02/09
 
H
PENSACOLA NAS
14-11, 12-15
T 1-1
02/23
 
A
ATLANTA YMCA
17-15, 15-7
W 2-0
02/23
 
N
ALBANY YMCA
9-15, 15-13, Atlanta, Ga
T 1-1
02/23
 
N
COLUMBUS YMCA
12-15, 15-0, 14-16, Atlanta, Ga
L 1-2
03/01
 
N
PENSACOLA NAS
9-15, 15-4, 14-11, Florida AAU, Miami, Fl
W 2-1
03/01
 
N
ST. PETERSBURG YMCA
15-6, 15-6, Florida AAU, Miami, Fl
W 2-0
03/01
 
N
JACKSONVILLE NAS
15-8, 14-9, Florida AAU, Miami, Fl
W 2-0
03/01
 
A
PENSACOLA NAS
3-15, 8-15, Florida AAU, Miami, Fl
L 0-2
03/01
 
A
PENSACOLA NAS
10-21, Florida AAU, Miami, Fl
L 0-1
03/03
 
A
BIRMINGHAM YMCA
15-11, 12-14
T 1-1
03/03
 
N
STOCKHAM
15-2, 15-10, Birmingham, Al
W 2-0
03/15
 
A
MEMPHIS YMCA
15-10, 15-3, Mid-South Open
W 2-0
03/15
 
N
HOUSTON YMCA
3-15, 11-15, Mid-South Open, Memphis, Tn
L 0-2
03/15
 
A
MEMPHIS NAVY
15-10, 15-3, Mid-South Open
W 2-0
03/15
 
N
JACKSONVILLE NAS
14-7, 17-15, Mid-South Open, Memphis, Tn
W 2-0
03/15
 
N
LITTLE ROCK YMCA
15-10, 15-9, Mid-South Open, Memphis, Tn
W 2-0
03/15
 
N
WEST MONROE YMCA
15-17, 14-11, Mid-South Open, Memphis, Tn
T 1-1
03/15
 
N
PENSACOLA NAS
10-14, 12-14, Mid-South Open, Memphis, Tn
L 0-2
03/15
 
N
TERRE HAUTE
12-14, 14-9, Mid-South Open, Memphis, Tn
T 1-1
04/19
 
H
ATLANTA YMCA
15-12, 16-14, 15-10
W 3-0
04/25
 
A
PENSACOLA NAS
15-8, 15-6, 13-15, 9-15, 15-3
W 3-2
04/27
 
A
KNOXVILLE YMCA
15-17, 4-15
L 0-2
04/29
 
N
SPRINGFIELD COLLEGE
15-17, 8-15, USVA Collegiate Open, Omaha, Ne
L 0-2
04/29
 
N
GEORGE WILLIAMS COLL
13-15, 15-7, USVA Collegiate Open, Omaha, Ne
T 1-1
04/29
 
N
OHIO STATE
15-0, 15-9, USVA Collegiate Open, Omaha, Ne
W 2-0
04/29
 
N
MEXICO
8-15, 7-15, USVA Collegiate Open, Omaha, Ne
L 0-2
04/29
 
N
EARLHAM COLLEGE
15-5, 9-15, USVA Collegiate Open, Omaha, Ne
T 1-1
05/01
 
N
HOLLYWOOD YMCA
7-15, 1-15, USVA National Open, Omaha, Ne
L 0-2
05/01
 
N
DAVENPORT YMCA
15-6, 15-10, USVA National Open, Omaha, Ne
W 2-0
05/01
 
N
GEORGE WILLIAMS COLL
10-15, 15-12, 15-9, USVA National Open, Omaha, Ne
W 2-1
05/02
 
N
TOPEKA YMCA
8-15, 4-15, USVA National Open, Omaha, Ne
L 0-2
EOY Stats Ref

                Overall   Home    Away   Neutral
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FSU RECORD IS   23-15-8   2- 0-1   6- 6-1  15- 9-6