Windsor Ford V-8’s

Windsor Ford V-8’s

CITY SERIES – Best of 5

Ford’s vs Assumption College

Ford’s top scorers

Assumption – 34 – Ford’s – 33 (Goldman (10) Allison(9))

Ford’s – 44 – Assumption – 31 (Goldman (15) Stewart (9))

Assumption – 48 – Ford’s – 33 (Goldman (13)Allison (7))

Ford’s – 32 – Assumption – 29 (Goldman (14) Allison (9))

Ford’s – 41 – Assumption – 33 (Stewart (12) Goldman (11) Allison (11))

 

ONTARIO SEMI-FINALS – 2 – Game Total Points

Ford’s vs Niagara Falls Echoes

 

Ford’s – 41- Niagara Falls – 29 (Wiseman (12) Meretsky (8) Aitchison (7))

Ford’s – 40 – Niagara Falls – 25 (Allison (14) Meretsky (11))

 

ONTARIO FINALS – Best of 3

Ford’s vs Toronto Broadview Y

 

Ford’s – 58 Toronto – 39 (Allison (13) Meretsky (12) Goldman (10))

Toronto – 40 Ford’s – 33 (Allison(12) Goldman (10))

Ford’s – 40 Toronto – 23 (Goldman (15) Meretsky (9))

 

EASTERN CANADIAN FINALS – Best of 3

In Ottawa, Ontario

Ford’s vs Ottawa Rangers

 

Ottawa – 32 Ford’s – 28 (Aitchison (11))

Ford’s – 32 Ottawa – 26 (Stewart (13) Goldman (8))

Ford’s – 33 Ottawa – 23 (Wiseman (10) Stewart (8) Goldman (8) Allison (7))

 

CANADIAN FINALS – Best of 5

In Windsor, Ontario

Ford’s vs Victoria’s Dominoes

 

Ford’s – 47 Victoria – 36 (Meretsky (16) Allison (10) Goldman (8))

Ford’s – 33 Victoria – 32 (Stewart (10) Goldman (10))

Ford’s – 40 Victoria – 23 ( Meretsky (12) Stewart (10))

 

OLYMPIC GAMES

1936

Berlin, Germany

“SILVER MEDA”

WINDSOR FORD V-8’s

Team Canada was comprised of 11 members of the Ford V-8’s, the Canadian Sr. Men’s Champions: Gord Aitchison, Ian Allison, Norm Dawson,, Ed Dawson, Don Gray, Stan ‘Red’ Nantais, Irving ‘Toots’ Meretsky, Tom Pendlebury, Jim Stewart, Malcolm ‘Red’ Wiseman and Ernie Williams.

 

Team Canada also included 3 players from the Victoria Dominoes, losers to the Ford V-8’s in the Canadian Sr. Men’s Finals.

 

Art Chapman, Chuck Chapman and Doug Peden

 

GAME RESULTS

Canada’s Top Scorers

 

Canada -34 (Aitchison (11) Peden (11) Stewart (6) Meretsky (4) Allison (2))

Latvia -23

 

Canada -24 (Stewart (8) Art Chapman (8) Aitchison (6) Allison (2))

Brazil -17

 

Canada -43 (Art Chapman(12) Peden(11) Stewart(9) Allison(6) Aitchison(2))

Uruguay – 21

 

Canada – 42 (Peden(18) Wiseman(8) Art Chapman(8) Allison(3) Stewart(2) Poland – 15 Aitchison (2))

 

 

GOLD/SILVER MEDAL GAME

United States – 19

Canada – 8- (Allison (4) Art Chapman (2) Wiseman (1) Stewart (1))

 

Note:

The Windsor Ford V-8’s remain the only Canadian basketball team to win an Olympic medal.