1979-80 Pittsburgh Spirit Statistics

Major Indoor Soccer League (MISL)
Team Record: 18-14
in the MISL's Atlantic Conference
Postseason: 1-2
Lost Division Final
Coach: Alex Pringle (5-10)
Coach: Len Bilous (13-4)
Location: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Attendance: 81,781, Avg. 5,111 in 16 home dates
1979-80 Pittsburgh Spirit Roster

The Pittsburgh Spirit of the Major Indoor Soccer League ended the 1979-80 season with a record of 18 wins and 14 losses in the MISL's Atlantic Conference. The team compiled a postseason mark of 1-2.

The Spirit netted 188 goals and allowed 191. Graham Fyfe scored 37 goals for Pittsburgh, while Alfie Conn, Mickey Cave and Steve Buttle each contributed fifteen or more, too. Graham Fyfe accounted for 28 assists. Alan Mayer topped the squad with 13 wins and a team-best 4.85 goals against average, pacing keepers with significant playing time.

Alex Pringle and Len Bilous coached the team. The 1979-80 Pittsburgh Spirit lost in the Division Final.

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Player Pos GP G A Pts PIM PPG SHG GWG FC BL Shts S%
Graham FyfeF3137286516000
Steve ButtleF2835175214000
Mickey CaveF2724174112000
Dave MacKenzieD3010172721000
Alfie ConnF211582312000
Billy McNicolF31148228000
Clive CharlesD261091922000
Stojan TrickovicF22712192000
John O'HaraD29810188000
Art NapolitanoD2854914000
Adrian WebsterD2836919000
Dave ButlerF1162184000
Curtis LeeperF304486000
Tom JenkinsF100779000
Mike BarryD33360000
Bob RohrbachF132240000
Hal PartenheimerD101236000
Alex McGheeF91122000
Nino ZecF60222000
Alan MayerG1702214000
Howie CharbonneauD61010000
John DolinskyF71012000
Mark StahlD110119000
Jim SteeleD00007000
Alan MerrickD10000000
Frank BucciG10000000
Krys FurmanF50000000
Bill MishalowG100004000
Peter MannosG160002000


Player GP Min W L GA GAA Shts SVS SV%
Clive Charles11:000000.0041.250
Alan Mayer17953:00134774.85758310.409
Bill Mishalow10378:0025416.51346149.431
Peter Mannos16583:0035727.41514204.397
Frank Bucci15:0000112.00331.000

Postseason - Scoring:

Player Pos GP G A Pts PIM PPG SHG GWG FC BL Shts S%
Graham FyfeF31122000000
Steve ButtleF36282000000
Mickey CaveF23140100000
Dave MacKenzieD30222000000
Billy McNicolF30000000000
Clive CharlesD30110000000
Stojan TrickovicF30000000000
John O'HaraD30000000000
Art NapolitanoD30000000000
Adrian WebsterD30110000000
Dave ButlerF30000000000
Curtis LeeperF31230001000
Hal PartenheimerD10000000000
Mark StahlD20000000000
Krys FurmanF30000000000
Bill MishalowG10000000000
Peter MannosG30000000000

Postseason - Goalkeepers:

Player GP Min W L GA GAA Shts SVS SV%
Bill Mishalow112:0000210.0093.333
Peter Mannos3167:0012176.1114265.458