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Manchester Panther basketball has a long tradition of excellence.  Listed below are teams, players and coaches that have left their mark in the record books.  These records have been compiled from the best available resources over the last 65 years.
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STATE CHAMPS 
 DISTRICT CHAMPS

1971-72
1972-73
1973-74
1995-96
2006-07
1974
SUBURBAN
LEAGUE
CHAMPS

1970-71
1972-73
1973-74
1974-75
PAC-7
CHAMPS

1994-95
1995-96
1998-99
1999-00
2002-03
2003-04
2004-05

Gene Schindewolf
Gene Schindewolf is a native of Manchester and graduated from MHS in 1971.  An outstanding athlete in football, basketball and track, he was inducted into the Swede Olsson / James R. France Athletic Hall of Fame in 1979.  He went on to the College of Wooster, where he was a standout in basketball and team captain his senior year.
Gene returned to Manchester to teach and serve as an assistant basketball coach from 1975-79.  In 1980, he was hired to be the head coach at Dalton, winning 2 Wayne County League Championships and 2 Wayne County Coach of the Year awards in his 5 year stint there.
In 1985, he came home for good, taking the reigns as head coach at Manchester and setting out to rebuild the Panther program.  Since that time, he has won 7 PAC Championships, 8 PAC Coach of the Year Awards, 2 District Championships and 1 GABCA Coach of the Year Award.  He also established “Panther Camp” in 1986, which was one of the earliest basketball camps for youths in the area and has instructed thousands of boys to be better players and better young men. 
Coach Schindewolf has an overall record of 501-350 in 39 years of coaching, with 453 of those wins coming at Manchester (34 years).
Gene still resides in Manchester with his wife of 43 years, Kathy.  They have 2 children, Nate (Stephanie) and Nela (Tim) who have blessed them with 8 grandchildren.

Bernie Conley

Bernie Conley graduated from Kent State University in 1951.  From 1960-1967, he compiled a 104-41 record at Buchtel High School while leading the Griffins to 2 City Series Championships.  In 1968 he became head coach at Manchester.  During his 10 years at MHS, he won 4 Suburban League Championships, 3 District Championships, 1 Regional title and the 1974 AA State Championship.  His overall record at Manchester was 132-81, and he was the Summit County Coach of the Year in 1974.  Coach Conley passed away in 1992 at the age of 68.
Mike Phillips 
Nate Schindewolf
Jordan Petraitis
Coaches Gene Schindewolf and Bernie Conley share a night of recognition in 1991 before a Panther game.  
*Records for other Panther Coaches, including Swede Olsson, John McDowell, Don Adey and Vic Nicodemo were not available.
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NAME
POINTS
1. Mike Phillips
2,573 points
2. Nate Schindewolf
2,076 points
3. Dan Davidson
1,501 points
4. Jo Jo France
1,468 points
5. Jordan Petraitis
1,436 points
6. Tucker Pappas
1,208 points
7. Todd Lindeman
1,202 points
8. Jim Hill
1,084 points
9. Tom Thompson
1,031 points
10. Bo Bennett
994 points
11. Michael Yokum
975 points
12. Van Wallbrown
934 points
13. Jack Meyer
916 points
14. Ryan Andrick
863 points
15. Tim Neff
785 points
16. John Mick
745 points
17. Mark Noble
738 points
18. Eric Rector
725 points
19. Tabb Lindeman
714 points
20. Ryan Petraitis
651 points
21. Justin Rector
648 points
22. Brody Jackson
625 points
23. Shawn Verde
604 points
24. Nick Miller
591 points
25. Pavin Parks
550 points
26. Shane Devericks
545 points
27. Tim Pfeiffer
518 points
28. Nick Beans
516 points
29. Mike Hollenbach
503points
T30. Dave Romans
495 points
T30. Andy Olesky
495 points
NAME
ASSISTS
1. Brody Jackson
533 assists
2. Nate Schindewolf
398 assists
3. Greg Kotorcevic
375 assists
4. Jo Jo France
293 assists
5. Kevin Young
254 assists
6. Tucker Pappas
253 assists
7. Scott Ross
238 assists
8. Jordan Petraitis
212 assists
9. John Mick
206 assists
10. Ryan Petraitis
198 assists
11. Dave Romans
184 assists
12. Van Wallbrown
181 assists
13. Michael Yokum
180 assists
14. Eric Rector
168 assists
15. Jason France
162 assists
16. Pavin Parks
157 assists
17. Tyler Masters
147 assists
18. Rob Miller
144 assists
19. Bryan Daily
143 assists
NAME
STEALS
T1. Jordan Petraitis
174 steals
T1. Tucker Pappas
174 steals
3. Jo Jo France
151 steals
4. Scott Ross
145 steals
5. Todd Lindeman
137 steals
6. Michael Yokum
118 steals
7. Ethan Wright
109 steals
8. Mark Noble
108 steals
9. Bo Bennett
99 steals
10. Tyler Masters
95 steals
11. Jason France
92 steals
12. Tabb Lindeman
90 steals
13. Dave Romans
89 steals
14. Eric Rector
88 steals
15. Brody Jackson
87 steals
16. Ryan Petraitis
86 steals
17. Greg Kotorcevic
82 steals
18. Pavin Parks
80 steals
ALL-TIME REBOUND LEADERS
NAME
REBOUNDS
1. Mike Phillips
1097 rebounds
2. Jim Hill
665 rebounds
3. Jordan Petraitis
563 rebounds
4. Nate Schindewolf
558 rebounds
5. Mark Noble
519 rebounds
6. Tabb Lindeman
490 rebounds
7. Todd Lindeman
484 rebounds
8. Van Wallbrown
476 rebounds
9. Don Murphy
424 rebounds
10. Ryan Andrick
411 rebounds
11. Andy Olesky
358 rebounds
12. Tim Pfeiffer
341 rebounds
13. Shane Devericks
333 rebounds
14. Austin Klein
311 rebounds
T15. Nick Miller
310 rebounds
T15. Jo Jo France
310 rebounds
17. Ethan Wright
309 rebounds
18. Nick Beans
304 rebounds
19. Steve Bennett
297 rebounds
20. Willis Thompson
296 rebounds
NAME
3'S MADE (CAREER)
1. Jo Jo France
215 threes
2. Michael Yokum
195 threes
3. Nate Schindewolf
186 threes
4. Bo Bennett
171 threes
5. Tucker Pappas
116 threes
6. Van Wallbrown
114 threes
7. Jordan Petraitis
109 threes
8. John Mick
98 threes
9. Michael Lewis
82 threes
10. Danny Grizer
76 threes
11. Kyle Dack
72 threes
12. Mark Williams
65 threes
13. Greg Shoemaker
64 threes
14. Mike Fuline
62 threes
T15. Ryan Petraitis
51 threes
T15. Glenn Black
51 threes
THREES MADE (CAREER)
NAME
3'S MADE (SEASON)
1. Michael Yokum
69 (2003-04)
2. Jo Jo France
64 (2015-16)
3. Michael Yokum
62 (2001-02)
4. Jo Jo France
60 (2017-18)
T5. Bo Bennett
59 (2006-07))
T5. Jordan Petraitis
59 (2004-05)
7. Jo Jo France
57 (2016-17)
8. Bo Bennett
55 (2007-08)
9. Michael Yokum
55 (2002-03)
10. Nate Schindewolf
51 (1992-93)
11. Kyle Dack
51 (2010-11)
T12. Nate Schindewolf
50 (1993-94)
T12. Michael Lewis
50 (2006-07)
14. John Mick
49 (1996-97)
15. Nick Gross
48 (2005-06)
16. Nate Schindewolf
45 (1995-96)
T17. Trent Pappas
44 (2018-19)
T17. Van Wallbrown
44 (2017-18)
19. Greg Shoemaker
43 (2018-19)
THREES MADE (SEASON)
RECORD (SINGLE GAME)
AMOUNT
YEAR
MOST POINTS
106 vs. Woodridge
1972-73
FEWEST PTS ALLOWED
26 vs. Struthers
2012-13
MOST FG MADE (COMBINED)
43 vs. Kidron
2007-08
MOST FG ATT (COMBINED)
80 vs. Waterloo
2015-16
TOP FG%
74% vs. Kidron
2007-08
MOST FT ATT
51 vs. Tusky Valley
1991-92
MOST FT MADE
35 vs. Tusky Valley
1991-92
MOST ASSISTS
33 vs. Tusky Valley and 33 vs. Indian Valley
1994-95 and 1996-97
MOST STEALS
24 vs. East Canton
2001-02
MOST CHARGES
7 vs. Fairless
1992-93
MOST REBOUNDS
59 vs. Chippewa
1986-87
MOST 3 PT ATT
45 vs. Tuslaw
2015-16
MOST 3 PT MADE
15 vs. Tusky Valley
1995-96
RECORD (SINGLE SEASON)
AMOUNT
YEAR
MOST POINTS
2012 points (77.4 AVG)
1973-74
FEWEST POINTS ALLOWED
1018 points (44.2 AVG)
2004-05
MOST FG (COMBINED) MADE
707 FGM
1994-95
MOST FG (COMBINED) ATT
1340 FGA
1989-90
HIGHEST FG% (COMBINED)
58.7%
1994-95
MOST 3 PT FG ATT
670 attempts
2015-16
MOST 3 PT FG MADE
206 made
2015-16
MOST FT ATT
604 attempts
2012-13
MOST FT MADE
376 made
1995-96
MOST STEALS
265 steals
1987-88
MOST ASSISTS
614 assists
1994-95
MOST TOTAL REBOUNDS
869 rebounds
1989-90
MOST CHARGES TAKEN
36 charges
2008-09
SEASON RECORD
PLAYER
AMOUNT/YEAR
MOST POINTS
Mike Phillips
847, 1973-74
Mike Phillips
704, 1972-73
Dan Davidson
647, 1979-80
Nate Schindewolf
625, 1995-96
MOST FG ATT
Mike Phillips
676, 1974-75
Dan Davidson
500, 1979-80
Jo Jo France
401, 2017-18
MOST FG MADE
Mike Phillips
349, 1973-74
Dan Davidson
234, 1979-80
Nate Schindewolf
209, 1995-96
TOP FG% (50 ATT)
Rob Pfeiffer
74.1%, 2004-05
TOP FT % (50 ATT)
Joe Suboticki
89.1%, 1997-98
MOST FT ATT
Dan Davidson
239, 1979-80
Mike Phillips
191, 1973-74
Nate Schindewolf
188, 1995-96
MOST REBOUNDS
Mike Phillips
612, 1973-74
Tom Thompson
294, 1973-74
Jordan Petraitis
208, 2004-05
Mark Noble
208, 2010-11
MOST ASSISTS
Greg Kotorcevik
251, 1994-95
MOST CHARGES
Sam Hettich
22, 2018-19
MOST STEALS
Jo Jo France
65, 2017-18
MOST FT MADE
Dan Davidson
179, 1979-80
Nate Schindewolf
162, 1995-96
MOST 3 PT FG MADE
Michael Yokum
69, 2003-04
Jo Jo France
64, 2017-18
SINGLE GAME RECORD
PLAYER
AMOUNT/YEAR
MOST POINTS
Carl Lipford
67, 1950-51
Mike Phillips
52, 1972-73
Mike Phillips
50, 1973-74
Dan Davidson
49, 1979-80
Nate Schindewolf
46, 1995-96
MOST 2 PT FG ATT
Todd Lindeman
24, 1987-88
Ryan Andrick
24, 1994-95
MOST 2 PT FG MADE
Todd Lindeman
16, 1987-88
MOST 3 PT FG ATT
Nate Schindewolf
14, 1992-93
Bo Bennett
14, 2007-08
Jo Jo France
14, 2015-16, 2017-18
MOST 3 PT FG MADE
Michael Yokum
8, 2003-04
TOP FT% (10 ATT)
Jordan Petraitis
100%, 17-17, 2004-05
MOST FT ATT
Dan Davidson
33, 1979-80
MOST REBOUNDS
Mike Phillips
39, 1971-72
Mike Phillips
22, 1973-74
Don Murphy
22, 1989-90
MOST ASSISTS
Brody Jackson
18, 2003-04
MOST CHARGES
Mike Hollenbach
5, 1992-93
Chandler Stahl
5, 2013-14
MOST STEALS
Scott Ross
8, 1986-87
Toby Russ
8, 1993-94
Tucker Pappas
8, 1992-93
Mike Adamson
8, 2001-02
Cameron Adkins
8, 2018-19
PLAYER                            YEAR                       AWARD
Mike Phillips                        1973-74          AA Player of the Year (POY)
Todd Lindeman                   1988-89         All-Ohio League POY
Nate Schindewolf                1993-96          Division III POY (2 Times)
                                                                          PAC-7 POY (3 Times)
                                                                          GABCA POY
Eric Rector                            1999-2000         PAC-7 POY           
Brody Jackson                      2003-04             PAC-7 POY
Jordan Petraitis                    2003-05            PAC-7 POY (2 times)
Jo Jo France                          2017-18            GABCA Division III POY
ALL-TIME 
CHARGES TAKEN LEADERS
NAME
CHARGES TAKEN
1. Sam Hettich
41 charges
2. Tabb Lindeman
37 charges
3. Jason Bowman
32 charges
T4. Brody Jackson
24 charges
T4. Tim Pfeiffer
24 charges
6. Rob Pfeiffer
23 charges
7. Mark Noble
18 charges
T8. Ryan Andrick
15 charges
T8. Kory Hull
15 charges
10. Chandler Stahl
14 charges
11. Shawn Verde
13 charges
T12. Van Wallbrown
12 charges
T12. Connor Mottice
12 charges
T14. Jo Jo France
11 charges
T14. Nate Lynch
11 charges