1940 SCC Football Standings
Season Incomplete 1/4/2021
School Conference Win/Loss/Tie Head Coach
Benld 5-0 Champion Adolph Tenikat
Taylorville 4-0-1 ??
Hillsboro 3-2 Joe Fearheiley
Gillespie 2-2-2 Leslie Nicolet
Carlinville 2-4 Maynard "Pat" O'Brien
Staunton 1-2-2 Art Ruffini
Mt. Olive 1-3-1 Harold Jester
Pana 1-3-1 Homer Hankenson
Nokomis 0-4-1 Dave Kessinger?
Benld Indians
SCC Record: 5-0
Overall Record: 8-1
Coach Adolph Tenikat
Carlinville Cavaliers
SCC Record: 2-4
Overall Record: 5-4
Coach Maynard "Pat" O'Brien
Gillespie Miners
SCC Record: 2-2-2
Overall Record: 6-1-1
Coach Leslie Nicolet
Date School Score School Score Location Type
13 Sep Benld 19 Jerseyville 0 Benld NC
20 Sep Benld 26 Collinsville 0 Benld NC
27 Sep Benld 6 Hillsboro 0 Hillsboro C
4 Oct Normandy, MO 23 Benld 6 Benld NC
10 Oct Benld 15 Gillespie 6 Gillespie C
18 Oct Benld 20 Pana 7 Pana C
25 Oct Benld 19 Mt. Olive 6 Benld C
31 Oct Benld 26 Staunton 7 Staunton C
11 Nov Benld 45 Carlinville 0 Carlinville C
Date School Score School Score Location Type
20 Sep Carlinville 7 Carrollton 6 Carlinville NC
27 Sep Carlinville 19 Nokomis 0 Carlinville C
4 Oct Carlinville 26 Virden 14 ? NC
18 Oct Carlinville 34 Mt. Olive 6 ? C
25 Oct Staunton 13 Carlinville 6 ? C
31 Oct Taylorville 34 Carlinville 13 Carlinville C
11 Nov Benld 45 Carlinville 0 Carlinville C
21 Nov Gillespie 20 Carlinville 0 Carlinville C
Date School Score School Score Location Type
19 Sep Edwardsville 6 Gillespie 0 Edwardsville NC
26 Sep Gillespie 13 Divernon 0 ? NC
3 Oct Gillespie 7 Mt. Olive 7 ? C
10 Oct Benld 15 Gillespie 6 Gillespie C
18 Oct Gillespie 31 Staunton 19 ? C
25 Oct Hillsboro 27 Gillespie 0 ? C
31 Oct Gillespie 6 Pana 6 ? C
21 Nov Gillespie 20 Carlinville 0 Carlinville C
Hillsboro Hiltoppers
SCC Record: 3-2
Overall Record: 4-2-2*
Coach Joe Fearheiley
Mt. Olive Wildcats
SCC Record: 1-3-1
Overall Record: Incomplete*
Coach Harold Jester
Nokomis Redskins
SCC Record: 0-4-1
Overall Record: Incomplete
Coach Dave Kessinger?
Date School Score School Score Location Type
20 Sep Hillsboro 13 Mattoon 0 ? NC
26 Sep Benld 6 Hillsboro 0 Hillsboro C
4 Oct Hillsboro 6 Decatur 6 ? NC
11 Oct Taylorville 7 Hillsboro 6 ? C
25 Oct Hillsboro 27 Gillespie 0 ? C
30 Oct Hillsboro 47 Nokomis 0 Hillsboro C
6 Nov Hillsboro 45 Mt. Olive 13 13 C
11 Nov Pana 0 Hillsboro 0 Pana C
Date School Score School Score Location Type
20 Sep Mt. Olive ? Staunton ? Staunton NC
28 Sep Virden ? Mt. Olive ? ? NC
3 Oct Mt. Olive 7 Gillespie 7 ? C
11 Oct Mt. Olive 15 Pana 7 ? C
18 Oct Carlinville 34 Mt. Olive 6 ? C
25 Oct Benld 19 Mt. Olive 6 Benld C
6 Nov Hillsboro 45 Mt. Olive 13 ? C
11 Nov** Mt. Olive ? Staunton ? ? C
*Several games and results misssing.
**Game postponed due to cold. Results missing.
Date School Score School Score Location Type
20 Sep Kincaid 13 Nokomis 0 ? NC
27 Sep Carlinville 19 Nokomis 0 ? C
4 Oct Pana 6 Nokomis 0 ? C
18 Oct Girard 12 Nokomis 12 ? NC
30 Oct Hillsboro 47 Nokomis 0 Hillsboro C
11 Nov Taylorville 39 Nokomis 0 Taylorville C
Pana Panthers
SCC Record: 1-3-1
Overall Record: 4-3-2
Coach Ken Chittum
Staunton Bulldogs
SCC Record: 1-2-2
Overall Record: 3-4-2
Coach Art Ruffini
Taylorville Tornadoes
SCC Record: 4-0-1
Overall Record: 8-0-2
Coach ??
Date School Score School Score Location Type
13 Sep Pana 6 Charleston 0 ? NC
20 Sep Pana 36 Assumption 0 ? NC
27 Sep Pana 20 Monticello 0 ? NC
4 Oct Pana 6 Nokomis 0 ? C
11 Oct Mt. Olive 15 Pana 7 ? C
18 Oct Benld 20 Pana 7 Pana C
25 Oct Taylorville 28 Pana 6 ? C
31 Oct Gillespie 6 Pana 6 ? C
11 Nov Pana 0 Hillsboro 0 Pana C
Date School Score School Score Location Type
27 Sep Granite City 12 Staunton 0 ? NC
4 Oct Staunton 6 Taylorville 6 ? C
18 Oct Gillespie 31 Staunton 19 ? C
25 Oct Staunton 13 Carlinville 6 ? C
6 Nov Staunton 12 Auburn 7 ? NC
11 Nov* Staunton ? Mt. Olive ? ? NC
*Game postponed due to cold
Results needed for multiple games.
Date School Score School Score Location Type
13 Sep Taylorville 25 Clinton 0 ? NC
20 Sep Taylorville 0 Feitshans 0 ? NC
28 Sep Taylorville ? Cathedral ? Springfield NC
4 Oct Taylorville 6 Staunton 0 ? C
11 Oct Taylorville 7 Hillsboro 6 ? C
18 Oct Taylorville 13 Jacksonville ISD 0 ? NC
25 Oct Taylorville 28 Pana 0 ? C
31 Oct Taylorville 34 Carlinville 13 Carlinville NC
8 Nov Lanphier ? Taylorville ? Lanphier NC
11 Nov Taylorville 39 Nokomis 0 Taylorvile NC
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