1971 Northern Indiana High School Football Results and Standings

Northern Indiana Conference Northern Indiana Valley Conference Northern State Conference
Northern Lakes Conference Northeast Corner Conference Duneland Athletic Conference
Independents Northeastern Indiana Conference Northwest Hoosier Conference
Lake Suburban Conference Lake Shore Conference Northwestern Conference
Ft. Wayne City Series Allen County Athletic Conference  
Week 1 (Sep 3-4, 1971)
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Elkhart 13, SB St. Joseph's 9 
LaPorte 24, New Prairie 0 
Michigan City 21, Crown Point 12 
Mishawaka Marian 20, Mishawaka 8 
Penn 7, Kokomo 6 
Bremen 13, LaVille 7 
NorthWood 7, East Noble 6 
Plymouth 26, Columbia City 6 
Rochester 31, Northfield 0
Wawasee 25, West Noble 6 
Goshen 22, Concord 0 
Triton 21, Fairfield 7 
Jimtown 44, Northridge 0 
Wabash 22, Manchester 6
Leo 44, Prairie Heights 12 
Chesterton 22, Hobart 20 
Knox 14, South Central 8 
Valparaiso 7, Gary Wallace 0
Angola 8, South Adams 0
DeKalb 20, Bluffton 20 [tie]
Fremont 6, Hamilton 0 
Garrett 24, Bellmont 8 
Merrillville 21, River Forest 14 
Rensselaer 13, Twin Lakes 0
Lakeland 19, Churubusco 6 (Sat)
North Judson 18, Winamac 0 (Sat)
Ft. Wayne Dwenger 53, Warsaw 6 (Sat)

 

Week 2 (Sep 10-11, 1971)
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SB Adams 19, Mishawaka Marian 14 
Elkhart 18, Goshen 0 
LaPorte 38, Kokomo 19 
SB Jackson 27, SB Riley 7 
Mishawaka 34, Penn 12 
Highland 14, Michigan City 12 
New Prairie 20, SB Clay 13 
Warsaw 18, Bremen 7 
Plymouth 28, NorthWood 20 
Rochester 44, Wawasee 8 
Manchester 12, Concord 6 
Fairfield 6, Glenn 6 [tie]
LaVille 27, Triton 7
Chesterton 43, Gary Wirt 13 
East Gary 27, North Judson 6 
East Noble 14, Garrett 6 
Knox 33, Northridge 0 
Leo 33, Lakeland 6 
Portage 26, Valparaiso 0 
Prairie Heights 19, Edon (OH) 0
Winamac 38, North White 16 
Angola 18, DeKalb 12 
Churubusco 14, Fremont 0 
Columbia City 50, Bluffton 20 
Hobart 12, River Forest 6 
West Noble 13, Hamilton 8 (Sat)
Wawasee Prep 12, South Central 6 (Sat)
SB St. Joseph's 13, SB Washington 7 (Sat)
Jimtown 24, North Liberty 6 (Sat)
Ft. Wayne Catholic 8, SB LaSalle 7 (Sat)
Week 3 (Sep 17-18, 1971)
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SB Adams 7, Mishawaka 7 [tie]
Elkhart 15, SB Washington 13 
LaPorte 38, SB Riley 12 
Chesterton 27, Michigan City 0 
SB Clay 30, SB Jackson 14 
SB St. Joseph's 27, SB LaSalle 6 
Mishawaka Marian 49, Penn 6 
Warsaw 8, Concord 0 
Bremen 28, Manchester 0 
Plymouth 24, Rochester 8
Goshen 12, Wawasee 8 
NorthWood 9, Columbia City 6 
LaVille 26, Glenn 12 
Fairfield 6, West Noble 0 
Jimtown 0, Cassopolis (MI) 0 [tie]
New Prairie 8, Knox 6 
Triton 14, North Liberty 2 
LaLumiere 8, South Central 8 [tie]
East Noble 14, Ft. Wayne Concordia 14 
Prairie Heights 27, Fremont 6 
Twin Lakes 21, North Judson 0 
Valparaiso 13, Gary Roosevelt 8
Bluffton 8, Garrett 8 [tie]
South Adams 14, DeKalb 14 [tie]
Lakeland 28, Angola 26 
River Forest 20, Hanover Central 0 
Gary Andrean 16, Hobart 6 (Sat)
Howe Military 32, Northridge 0 (Sat)
Portage 35, Culver Military 12 (Sat)
Week 4 (Sep 24-25, 1971)
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LaPorte 28, SB Adams 6 
Elkhart 44, SB Riley 0 
SB Washington 34, Michigan City 7 
SB St. Joseph's 14, Mishawaka 6 
East Gary 26, Penn 0 
St. Joseph (MI) 22, SB Clay 14 
Wawasee 12, Bremen 7 
Rochester 36, Warsaw 0 
Plymouth 44, Concord 0 
NorthWood 48, Manchester 0
New Prairie 44, Fairfield 12 
LaVille 19, Jimtown 6 
Triton 24, Glenn 0 
Chesterton 17, Valparaiso 7 
East Noble 21, Columbia City 12 
Frontier 36, Winamac 14 
Hamilton 22, Northridge 12 
North Judson 20, Rensselaer 0 
Prairie Heights 56, West Noble 6 
South Central 14, North White 0 
Lakeland 21, Eastside 0 
Howe Military 34, Fremont 0 
Garrett 25, Angola 0 
Goshen 36, DeKalb 12 
Hobart 22, Crown Point 7 
Merrillville 20, Portage 14 
Culver Military 40, SB Jackson 20 (Sat)
Mishawaka Marian 42, Wawasee Prep 16 (Sat)
North Liberty 6, Knox 0 (Sat)
Week 5 (Oct 1-2, 1971)
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Jimtown 42, Concord 0 
Elkhart 26, SB Adams 19 
Mishawaka 32, LaPorte 26 
SB Riley 12, Michigan City 7 
SB Washington 28, Valparaiso 7 
SB St. Joseph's 49, SB Clay 0 
Mishawaka Marian 26, SB LaSalle 6 
SB Jackson 21, Penn 12 
NorthWood 35, Bremen 20 
Plymouth 28, Warsaw 0 
Rochester 56, Manchester 0 
Wawasee 8, Fairfield 0 
North Liberty 20, Glenn 6 
LaVille 21, New Prairie 20 
East Noble 14, South Adams 12 
Ft. Wayne North 20, Goshen 14 
Lakeland 35, Northridge 9 
North Judson 14, Caston 0 
Prairie Heights 54, LaLumiere 0 
Triton 12, Northfield 6 
Wabash 13, Culver Military 12 
West Central 15, South Central 0 
Winamac 16, Knox 8 
Angola 31, Bluffton 12 
Columbia City 23, DeKalb 0 
Eastside 15, Fremont 6 
Garrett 27, Hicksville (OH) 7 
Gary Emerson 32, River Forest 13 
Gary Wallace 0, Hobart 0 [tie]
Chesterton 27, Michigan City Rogers 12 (Sat)
Howe Military 28, West Noble 7 (Sat)
Week 6 (Oct 8-9, 1971)
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Elkhart 35, Mishawaka 7 
SB Adams 27, Michigan City 9 
SB Washington 27, SB Riley 8 
LaPorte 30, SB LaSalle 14 
Goshen 14, Penn 8 
Niles (MI) 42, SB Clay 0 
SB Jackson 35, Michigan City Rogers 18 
NorthWood 20, Concord 0 
Plymouth 20, Wawasee 8 
Bremen 21, Triton 15 
LaVille 20, Fairfield 0 
New Prairie 50, Glenn 8 
Jimtown 26, Howe Military 18 
Rochester 46, North Miami 0 
Columbia City 13, Warsaw 12 
North Liberty 6, South Central 6 [tie]
Northfield 7, Manchester 0 
Portage 14, Hobart 12 
Valparaiso 7, Munster 6 
Chesterton 52, River Forest 0 
Bellmont 48, East Noble 0 
East Gary 39, Kankakee Valley 6 
Garrett 29, Lakeland 15 
Homestead 46, West Noble 0
Prairie Heights 7, Angola 6 
West Central 28, North Judson 26 
Winamac 12, Southwestern 0 
Twin Lakes 20, Knox 12 
Wawasee Prep 28, Northridge 3
Mishawaka Marian 24, Harrison 6 (Sat)
SB St. Joseph's 27, Indpls. Cathedral 0 (Sat)
Week 7 (Oct 15-16, 1971)
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LaPorte 12, Elkhart 0 
Mishawaka 33, Michigan City 6 
Penn 14, SB Clay 11 
Mishawaka Marian 2, SB St. Joseph's 0 
SB LaSalle 6, SB Jackson 6 
Rochester 22, Bremen 8 
NorthWood 40, Warsaw 0 
Wawasee 34, Concord 0 
Plymouth 42, Manchester 0 
New Prairie 7, Jimtown 6
South Central 18, Glenn 0 
LaVille 15, Winamac 0 
Angola 7, East Noble 0 
Chesterton 7, Portage 7 
Culver Military 21, Goshen 20 
Hobart 34, Michigan City Rogers 6 
Marcellus (MI) 46, Northridge 14 
North Judson 20, Kankakee Valley 0 
Prairie Heights 34, Hamilton 0 
Rensselaer 29, Knox 8 
Triton 40, Caston 7 
Valparaiso 27, Kokomo Haworth 20 
Garrett 24, DeKalb 22 
East Gary 55, River Forest 6 
Lakeland 22, Howe Military 6 (Sat)
West Noble 41, Fremont 0 (Sat)
SB Riley 43, Benton Harbor (MI) 8 (Sat)
Fairfield 13, North Liberty 0 (Sat)
 
 
Week 8 (Oct 22-23, 1971)
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SB Adams 28, SB Riley 7 
SB Washington 24, Mishawaka 21 
LaPorte 24, Michigan City 7 
Elkhart 10, Indpls. Brebeuf 0 
Mishawaka Marian 29, SB Clay 6 
SB St. Joseph's 44, SB Jackson 6 
SB LaSalle 42, Penn 13 
Bremen 20, Concord 0 
Rochester 24, NorthWood 14
Wawasee 24, Manchester 13 
Valparaiso 34, Plymouth 22
Wabash 22, Warsaw 8 
New Prairie 41, North Liberty 0
Jimtown 6, Michigan City Rogers 0
Knox 20, Glenn 14 
LaVille 26, Caston 0 
Gary West 13, Chesterton 6 
Kankakee Valley 14, South Central 0 
Lakeland 16, West Noble 0 
Prairie Heights 28, Wawasee Prep 8 
Winamac 22, Triton 21 
New Haven 28, Columbia City 13 
Bellmont 20, Angola 8 
Merrillville 7, Hobart 6 
East Gary 43, Griffith 12 
Portage 27, River Forest 0 
East Noble 26, DeKalb 9 (Sat)
Goshen 12, Ft. Wayne South 6 (Sat)
St. Joseph (MI) 34, Culver Military 14 (Sat)
LaLumiere 14, Howe Military 6 (Sat)
Delphi 36, North Judson 0 (Sat)
Fairfield 14, Northridge 7 (Sat)
Week 9 (Oct 29-30, 1971)
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Elkhart 28, Michigan City 0 
SB Washington 19, LaPorte 6 
Mishawaka Marian 41, SB Jackson 13 
SB St. Joseph's 55, Penn 0 
SB LaSalle 14, SB Clay 14 
Plymouth 20, Bremen 6 
Wawasee 22, NorthWood 14 
Rochester 66, Concord 0 
Warsaw 41, Manchester 0 
LaVille 25, North Liberty 0 
Jimtown 14, Glenn 8 
New Prairie 21, Goshen 2 
Fairfield 7, Fremont 0 
East Noble 25, Bluffton 16 
Howe Military 28, Hamilton 6 
Lakeland 35, Prairie Heights 14 
North Judson 33, Knox 14 
Triton 0, South Central 0 [tie]
Bellmont 34, DeKalb 22 
Garrett 22, Columbia City 6 
Portage 20, Crown Point 14 
East Gary 52, Hanover Central 0 
North Newton 14, South Newton 12 
Hobart 28, Valparaiso 10 
Gary Andrean 20, Chesterton 6 
West Noble 26, Northridge 19 (Sat)
Culver Military 30, Rensselaer 6 (Sat)
SB Adams 49, Shelbyville 3 (Sat)
Mishawaka 19, SB Riley 6 (Sat)
Week 10 (Nov 3-5, 1971)
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SB Clay 46, Glenn 0 (Nov 03- Wed)
New Prairie 35, Concord 6 (Wed)
Wawasee 36, Warsaw 0 (Wed)
Rochester 38, Cass 6 (Wed)
River Forest 7, LaVille 0 (Wed)
Rensselaer 49, Kankakee Valley 18 (Wed)
Prairie Heights 19, Howe Military 6 (Wed)
Winamac 24, North Newton 18 (Wed)
Chesterton 45, Hammond Tech 14 (Nov 04- Thurs)
Mishawaka 40, SB Jackson 6 (Nov 04- Thurs)
SB LaSalle 20, SB Washington 17
Penn 19, SB Riley 12 
SB St. Joseph's 22, LaPorte 6 
Mishawaka Marian 43, East Gary 0 
Jimtown 39, Fairfield 8 
NorthWood 42, Goshen 20 
Angola 47, Northridge 6 
Culver Military 14, West Lafayette 7 
North Miami 14, Caston 7 
Valparaiso 34, Gary Wirt 25 
Bellmont 38, South Adams 0 
Ft. Wayne Luers 61, New Haven 0 
Hobart 20, Gary Emerson 13 
Portage 53, Gary Mann 0 
Columbia City 14, Muncie South 8 
Norwell 34, Churubusco 6 (ACAC Title- Sat)
 
Week 11 (Nov 10-13, 1971)
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SB Adams 22, SB Washington 19 (Nov 10-Wed)
*Lake Shore-Northern Indiana Playoff:
Elkhart 35, Hammond Morton 7 (Nov 12)
*City of Ft. Wayne Championship:
Luers 29, Dwenger 14 (Nov 12)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

 

1971 Final AP Poll:
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 1: Evansville Reitz (10-0)
 2: Bloomington  (10-0)
tie 3: Indpls. Chatard (10-0)
tie 3: Elkhart (9-1)
 5: South Bend St. Joseph's (8-2)
 6: Mishawaka Marian (9-1)
 7: Hammond Morton (9-1) 
 8: Gary West Side (8-1)
 9  Vincennes (9-1)
10: Indpls. Washington (9-1)
11: Hammond  (8-2)
12: Ft. Wayne Luers (9-0-1)
13: Evansville Harrison (8-2)
14: LaPorte (7-3)
15: Indpls. Shortridge (9-1)
16: South Bend Adams (5-2-1)
17: West Vigo (9-1)
tie 18: Munster (9-1)
tie 18: Southmont (10-0)
20: Terre Haute Schulte (8-1)