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Girmindl's Ghost

A diary of Shaker High School's 2005-2006 basketball season, a retelling of Shaker's fabled 1979-1980 season, and general commentary on high school hoops, updated daily...


"I like sitting in the back row. I found that sitting against the wall is just easier on your back." -Dean Smith, on the comfort of the H-gym bleachers

Today (1/29) in 1980

Today (1/29) in 1980: Shaker hosted winless Bethlehem, whom they had already beaten earlier in the season by a score of 88-55.

This game was over in less than 4 minutes. Jumping out to a 14-2 lead, Shaker won the first quarter 28-7 and cruised the rest of the way. It was 46-17 at the half, and the 2nd half saw extended action for Shaker's bench. Sam Perkins led the way with 32 points, Brundige had 10 and Tuecke 8. Reserve Joe Barker added 9 in the second half. The final score was 82-44.

This game also marked Shaker's 30th consecutive Suburban Council league victory over the previous year and a half, and brought their overall record during the same period to 38-1. (Read about their 1978-79 season here).

Partial Boxscore:

Shaker (82) – Perkins 12 8 32; Cain 2 3 7; Tuecke 4 0 8; Brundige 4 2 10; Mitchell 1 1 3; Brenan 1 2 4; Barker 4 1 9; Roche 0 4 4; Roe 0 1 1; Howard 2 0 4. Total 29 13 71.

Shaker: 28 18 18 18 - 82
BHS: 7 10 17 10 - 44

Record: 14-0 (12-0 Suburban Council)
Next 1979-80 game: 2/2/1980, away against Niskayuna.
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