1939 SCC Football Standings
School Conference Win/Loss/Tie Head Coach
Benld 4-1 Co-Champion ??
Carlinville 4-1 Co-Champion Maynard "Pat" O'Brien
Pana 4-1 Co-Champion Homer Hankenson
Gillespie 3-1-1 Leslie Nicolet
Hillsboro 2-3 Joe Fearheiley
Taylorville 2-3 Dolph Stanley
Staunton 1-2-2 Art Ruffini
Nokomis 1-4 Russell Deason
Mt. Olive 0-4-1 Harold Jester
Benld Indians
SCC Record: 4-1
Overall Record: 5-2-1
Coach ??
Carlinville Cavaliers
SCC Record: 4-1
Overall Record: 6-2-1
Coach Maynard "Pat" O'Brien
Gillespie Miners
SCC Record: 3-1-1
Overall Record: 6-1-1
Coach Leslie Nicolet
Date School Score School Score Location Type
22 Sep Benld 14 Collinsville 0 ? NC
29 Sep Taylorville 15 Benld 0 ? C
6 Oct Benld 6 Nokomis 0 ? C
12 Oct Benld 26 Gillespie 12 Gillespie C
20 Oct Normandy, MO 13 Benld 0 ? NC
27 Oct Benld 14 Mt. Olive 0 ? C
1 Nov Benld 20 Staunton 0 ? C
10 Nov Benld 0 Carlinville 0 ? NC
Date School Score School Score Location Type
22 Sep Carlinville 25 Carrollton 0 Carlinville NC
29 Sep Springfield Cathedral 12 Carlinville 7 Carlinville NC
6 Oct Carlinville 21 Virden 0 Carlinville NC
13 Oct Carlinville 32 Mt. Olive 0 ? C
20 Oct Carlinville 12 Hillsboro 0 ? C
28 Oct Carlinville 13 Staunton 6 ? C
2 Nov Carlinville 14 Pana 12 ? C
10 Nov Carlinville 0 Benld 0 ? NC
23 Nov Gillespie 7 Carlinville 6 Gillespie C
Date School Score School Score Location Type
22 Sep Gillespie 18 Edwardsville 0 ? NC
29 Sep Gillespie 18 Nokomis 0 ? C
7 Oct Gillespie 12 Mt. Olive 0 Mt. Olive NC
12 Oct Benld 26 Gillespie 12 ? C
19 Oct Gillespie 0 Staunton 0 ? C
28 Oct Gillespie 14 Taylorville 0 ? NC
9 Nov Gillespie W Hillsboro L Gillespie C
23 Nov Gillespie 7 Carlinville 6 Gillespie C
Hillsboro Hiltoppers
SCC Record: 2-3
Overall Record: 4-5*
Coach Joe Fearheiley
Mt. Olive Wildcats
SCC Record: 0-4-1
Overall Record: 0-5-1*
Coach Harold Jester
Nokomis Redskins
SCC Record: 1-4
Overall Record: 4-4
Coach Ed Bertolino
Date School Score School Score Location Type
15 Sep Hillsboro 8 Mattoon 0 ? NC
22 Sep Hillsboro 13 Granite City 0 ? NC
29 Sep Decatur 12 Hillsboro 7 ? NC
6 Oct Staunton 7 Hillsboro 6 ? C
13 Oct Hillsboro 19 Taylorville 0 ? C
20 Oct Carlinville 12 Hillsboro 0 ? C
28 Oct Pana 12 Hillsboro 6 ? C
2 Nov Hillsboro 19 Nokomis 5 ? C
9 Nov Gillespie W Hillsboro L Gillespie C
Record is based on games found during research
Date School Score School Score Location Type
22 Sep Mt. Olive 0 Staunton 0 ? NC
30 Sep* Mt. Olive ? Virden ? ? NC
7 Oct Gillespie 12 Mt. Olive 0 Mt. Olive NC
13 Oct Carlinville 32 Mt. Olive 0 ? C
20 Oct Nokomis 14 Mt. Olive 6 ? C
27 Oct Benld 14 Mt. Olive 0 ? C
2 Nov Taylorville 25 Mt. Olive 0 ? C
11 Nov Mt. Olive ? Staunton ? Mt. Olive C
*Scores and results needed for the Virden and Staunton games.
Date School Score School Score Location Type
22 Sep Nokomis 6 Kincaid 0 ? NC
29 Sep Gillespie 18 Nokomis 0 ? C
6 Oct Benld 6 Nokomis 0 ? C
13 Oct Nokomis 19 Shelbyville 12 ? NC
20 Oct Nokomis 14 Mt. Olive 6 ? C
28 Oct Nokomis 13 St. Teresa 0 Decatur NC
2 Nov Hillsboro 19 Nokomis 5 ? C
11 Nov Pana 45 Nokomis 0 Pana C
Pana Panthers
SCC Record: 4-1
Overall Record: 7-1-1
Coach Homer Hankenson
Staunton Bulldogs
SCC Record: 1-2-2
Overall Record: 2-3-4
Coach Art Ruffini
Taylorville Tornadoes
SCC Record: 2-3
Overall Record: 5-3-1
Coach Dolph Stanley
Date School Score School Score Location Type
15 Sep Pana 26 Bethany 0 ? NC
23 Sep Pana 13 Pekin 13 Pekin NC
29 Sep Pana 26 Assumption 0 ? NC
6 Oct Pana 12 Mattoon 0 ? NC
13 Oct Pana 21 Staunton 0 ? C
20 Oct Pana 19 Taylorville 0 ? C
28 Oct Pana 12 Hillsboro 6 ? C
2 Nov Carlinville 14 Pana 12 ? C
11 Nov Pana 45 Nokomis 0 Pana NC
Date School Score School Score Location Type
22 Sep Staunton 0 Mt. Olive 0   NC
29 Sep Staunton 7 Granite City 0 ? C
6 Oct Staunton 7 Hillsboro 6 ? C
13 Oct Pana 21 Staunton 0 ? C
19 Oct Staunton 0 Gillespie 0 ? C
28 Oct Carlinville 13 Staunton 6 ? C
1 Nov Benld 20 Benld 0 ? C
11 Nov* Staunton ? Mt. Olive ? Mt. Olive NC
*Result of 11/11 game are needed.
Date School Score School Score Location Type
16 Sep Taylorville 32 Clinton 0 Clinton NC
22 Sep Taylorville 19 Feitshans 0 ? NC
29 Sep Taylorville 15 Benld 0 ? C
6 Oct Taylorville 0 Lanphier 0 ? NC
13 Oct Hillsboro 19 Taylorville 0 ? C
20 Oct Pana 19 Taylorville 0 ? C
2 Nov Taylorville 25 Mt. Olive 0 ? C
11 Nov Taylorville 7 Kincaid 0 Taylorville NC
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