1965 Grand Rapids Blazers 2nd place 8-1-1 .889
Head Coach: Steve Sucic
DayDateOpponentScoreLocationVenueAttendanceNotes
Sat8/21/1965HOmaha Mustangs33-21WWyoming, MIKimball Stadium4800
Sun8/29/1965AJoliet Explorers16-34LJoliet, ILMemorial Stadium5277
Sat9/4/1965HDes Moines Warriors40-7WWyoming, MIKimball Stadium3035
Sat9/11/1965HRock Island Raiders39-7WWyoming, MIKimball Stadium5218
Sat9/25/1965AOmaha Mustangs28-23WOmaha, NEJohnny Rosenblatt Stadium6444
Sat10/2/1965HJoliet Explorers10-10TWyoming, MIKimball Stadium6300
Sat10/9/1965ADes Moines Warriors47-7WDes Moines, IASec Taylor Stadium6000
Sat10/16/1965ARock Island Raiders27-3WRock Island, IL
Sat10/23/1965HLincoln Comets53-7WWyoming, MIKimball Stadium2300
Sun10/31/1965HCanton Centaurs68-0WWyoming, MIKimball Stadium
Sun11/7/1965ALincoln CometsWLincoln, NESeacrest FieldForfeit; Postponed from 9/19
Sun11/7/1965AJoliet Explorers3-7LJoliet, ILMemorial Stadium4600League Championship Series Game #1
Sun11/14/1965HJoliet Explorers6-12LWyoming, MIKimball Stadium5000League Championship Series Game #2
Non-league game. Playoff game. A=Away game. H=Home game. N=Neutral site game. W=Win. L=Loss. T=Tie. OT=Overtime.
NoPlayerPosHtWtAgeCollegeGPGS
Troy AllenCB6'119522Colorado; Western Michigan
Rahn BentlyOG6'021023Michigan State
Jim BougardT6'1280Central State (Ohio)
Clarence BouknightRB6'020530none
Leon BurtonHB5'917230Arizona State
Doug ByrdWR6'3190Hillsdale
Gene ByrdDT6'325527Michigan State
Lex ByrdLB6'023527Ventura JC; Drake
Bill DuBoseLB6'120025Presbyterian
Junior EdgeQB6'222025North Carolina
Jim EdwardsS5'1117527Adams State
Eddie FletcherFL5'917023Navarro JC; Tulsa
Dan FullerC5'1122829Purdue
Vern HansenOE6'222024Ferris State
Joe HenzeLB6'123725Detroit Mercy
Ken HinesRB-K6'220523Colorado State
HudsonC225
Gene IhlersP
Bob JewettOE6'219831Michigan State
Roland JonesDB5'10190Colorado
Will KelloggDT6'227930Lincoln (Missouri)
Sherlock KnightOT6'125027Central State (Ohio)
John LomakoskiDE6'425025Western Michigan
Mel MeyersCB5'11197Illinois
Dave MolhoekTE6'120224Michigan
Jerry O'NeilRB5'917026Central Michigan
Jim RussellDT6'424622none
Bill SchleeRB6'121024Western Michigan
John SlafkoskyOT6'425024Notre Dame
Lloyd SwelnisS6'019326Western Michigan
Dave SwensonDE6'625526Luther
Dave TaylorOG-LB6'022823Ferris State
Jim WackerLB5'11210Otterbein
Guy Whitaker, Jr.FB-K6'022523San Francisco CC
Bob WhiteLB6'021626Western Michigan
Cecil YoungDB5'1119023Illinois
Alex ZyskowskiQB6'219224Wichita State
SCORING BY QUARTERS1st2nd3rd4th
Team Totals
Opponents Totals1430
SCORINGTDX1X1APCTFGFGAPCTSAFPTS
Eddie Fletcher 900054
Leon Burton 700042
Guy Whitaker, Jr. 1261032
Junior Edge 400024
Dave Molhoek 400024
Ken Hines 330021
Lloyd Swelnis 300018
Gene Ihlers200012
Jerry O'Neil200012
Bill Schlee 200012
Alex Zyskowski200012
Jim Edwards 10006
Vern Hansen 10006
Team Totals42294269.040293
Opponents Totals151515100.041119
RUSHINGATTYDSAVGLGTD
Ken Hines3143
Bill Schlee2772
Leon Burton402706.82
Jerry O'Neil1001
Junior Edge4
Alex Zyskowski2
Guy Whitaker, Jr.1
Team Totals15
Opponents Totals7
PASSINGATTCOMPCTINCYDSY/ATTY/COMLGTDTD%INTINT%TSYLNYPRTG
Junior Edge21310649.815367.214.5157.0
Alex Zyskowski562442.93756.715.658.9
Mel Meyers1
Team Totals21
Opponents Totals8
RECEIVINGRECYDSAVGLGTD
Eddie Fletcher5783814.79
Bob Jewett2228312.90
Dave Molhoek1128025.54
Vern Hansen912313.71
Ken Hines911012.21
Jerry O'Neil79613.71
Leon Burton613522.53
Gene Ihlers34916.32
Team Totals21
Opponents Totals8
INTERCEPTIONSINTYDSAVGLGTD
Lloyd Swelnis73
Mel Meyers40
Troy Allen30
Jim Edwards1
Team Totals4
Opponents Totals0
PUNTINGNOYDSAVGLGBLTBI20RYDSNYDSNET
Dave Molhoek32118337.0
Team Totals
Opponents Totals
PUNT RETURNSNOFCYDSAVGLGTD
Jerry O'Neill34214.00
Jim Edwards22713.50
Ken Hines22713.50
Leon Burton88310.41
Team Totals1
Opponents Totals0
KICKOFF RETURNSNOFCYDSAVGLGTD
Leon Burton925928.81
Jerry O'Neil49724.30
Roland Jones46616.50
Team Totals1
Opponents Totals0
FUMBLESNOLOSTOWNOPPRECYDSTD
Team Totals0
Opponents Totals0
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