1980-81 Baltimore Blast Roster

Major Indoor Soccer League (MISL)
Team Record: 21-19
in the MISL's Atlantic Conference
Postseason: 2-2
Lost Semifinal
Coach: Kenny Cooper (21-19)
Location: Baltimore, Maryland
Attendance: 124,254, Avg. 6,540 in 19 home dates
1980-81 Baltimore Blast Statistics

The Baltimore Blast of the Major Indoor Soccer League ended the 1980-81 season with a record of 21 wins and 19 losses in the MISL's Atlantic Conference. The team compiled a postseason mark of 2-2.

The Blast scored 182 goals and allowed 190. Mark Liveric netted 32 goals for Baltimore, while Dan Counce, Paul Crossley and Laszlo Harsanyi each tallied fifteen or more also. Dan Counce contributed 19 assists. Sepp Gantenhammer topped the squad with 17 wins and a team-best 4.19 goals against average, leading goalkeepers with enough qualifying appearances.

Kenny Cooper coached the team. The 1980-81 Baltimore Blast lost in the Semifinal.

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Player Pos. Birth Date Height Weight Hometown
Sonny AskewF,MApril 17, 19576'0"170Baltimore, MD
John BorozziF,MJanuary 25, 19545'9"165Baltimore, MD
Brian BuddF,MApril 8, 19526'1"180Toronto, ON Canada
Dave ButlerF,MMarch 30, 19535'8"155West Bromwich, England
Luis CalderonFNovember 18, 19565'3"132Quito, Ecuador
Neil CohenD,FSeptember 12, 19556'1"180Dallas, TX
Ade CokerF,MMay 19, 19545'9"155Lagos, Nigeria
John CollinsDJanuary 21, 19495'8"162Rhymney, Wales
Henk CordyF
Dan CounceF,DOctober 22, 19515'11"175St. Louis, MO
Paul CrossleyF,MJuly 14, 19485'6"150Rochdale, England
Val DeSouzaDJune 7, 19526'0"160Sao Paulo, Brazil
Noel DixonFMarch 22, 19585'11"170, Jamaica
Sepp GantenhammerGApril 15, 19566'1"175Queens, NY
Dan GeerlingF,M,DAugust 17, 19565'8"165San Jose, California
Bryan HarmanDAugust 19, 19505'9"160Durban, South Africa
Laszlo HarsanyiDMarch 13, 19516'1"175Budapest, Hungary
Don HuberFMay 1, 19575'8"160St. Louis, MO
Mark LivericFAugust 16, 19535'11"175Zadar, Croatia Yugoslavia
Nick MangioneMApril 2, 19585'7"149Baltimore, MD
Tibor MolnarF,MJune 6, 19525'11"170Budapest, Hungary
Gerry MorielliF,M,DFebruary 9, 19585'10"165Montorio, Italy
Willie MunguiaFNovember 16, 19525'8"145San Sebastian, Spain
Lou NagyFMay 9, 19605'10"170Hamilton, ON Canada
Fred PereiraFFebruary 17, 19545'9"155Valanta, Portugal
Jim PollihanDFebruary 13, 19546'1"185St. Louis, MO
Bill RobertsDSeptember 18, 19565'10"165London, England
Van TaylorGMay 16, 19536'0"170Portsmouth, OH
Chris VaccaroGOctober 3, 19586'0"175Camden, NJ
Doug WarkF,MDecember 24, 19515'10"160Glasgow, Scotland
Mark WhiteGDecember 5, 19616'4"210New Orleans, LA
Dave WilliamsonF