Category: Division-III Football

Justice Spriggs Leads Hamline Pipers by Air, Land in 30-19 Victory

After a couple of tough loses on the road, the Hamline University Pipers returned home to take on the Carleton College Knights on Saturday. The Pipers have traditionally been a lot tougher to play at night, and that proved to be the case in this contest as well, as they pulled off the 30-19 victory.…

Justin Masloski Leads Cougars to First Win of Season, 17-7

It has been a tough start to the 2017 season for the University of Minnesota-Morris (UMM) Cougars, as the team began the year 0-4. However, that streak came to a crashing halt Saturday night, as quarterback Justin Masloski threw for 145-yards and ran for 144 more in the 17-7 victory over the Crown College Storm.…

Donte Rowell, Muskies Defense Powers Lakeland to 60-14 Victory

When you see a team put up sixty points, a lot of focus is going to be on the offense, and deservedly so, but it was the defense for Lakeland University that really stole the show on Saturday afternoon. Thanks to two interceptions and a fumble recovery by senior Donte Rowell, the Muskies allowed just…

Marty Hoffman, Matthew Johnson Proving Two-Heads Are Better than One

Marty Hoffman and Matthew Johnson were faced with the unusual situation of having to be the Co-Head Coaches of the University of Minnesota-Morris (UMM) Cougars this season but, instead of it creating turmoil, the best friends are proving that two head coaches may actually be better than one. Introducing Marty Hoffman, Matthew Johnson Football is…

Falcons Head Coach Greg Etter Proving PRIDE Cometh Before Success

In his 10th season as head coach of the Concordia University-Wisconsin football team, Greg Etter has instilled a sense of PRIDE in his team that has made the Falcons one of the most successful teams in the NACC over the last decade. Introducing Greg Etter There is a verse in the Bible that says that…

Wild Second Quarter Helps Pioneers Prevail, 56-22

It was a rather mundane first quarter in Saturday night’s contest between the University of Wisconsin-Platteville and Lakeland University. The Pioneers led 7-0, but the second quarter turned into a track meet, as the two teams combined for 42-points, 28 of which came from UW-Platteville as they would go onto defeat the Muskies, 56-22. The…

Michael Veldman Goes to the Air to Down Pipers; Gusties Win 51-7

It didn’t seem so long ago when Gustavus Adolphus had the Gusties Gunslinger, Mitch Hendrix, leading the team as the most prolific offense in MIAC history. Saturday afternoon it looked like the Gustavus airshow was back in town, thanks to Michael Veldman who threw for 392-yards and 4-touchdowns in the 51-7 victory over the Hamline…

Jake Marsh Leads Resurgent Bethel Offense to Victory, 64-7

The Bethel Royals entered Saturday’s contest against St. Olaf 0-3, and were really trying to find an identity for their offense. It looks like they have found it, as Jake Marsh threw for 323-yards and 4-touchdowns, and Bryce Marquardt and Joel Koenecke each had over 100-yards receiving and touchdown in the 64-7 victory. That moved…

LeAnthony Reasnover Helps Spur Red Devils to 44-20 Victory

Coming off an 8-2 season, great things were expected of the Eureka College Red Devils in 2017, but an 0-2 start brought the doubters out, before the team dominated Minnesota-Morris last weekend. Saturday, Eureka looked to keep the momentum going, and thanks to a 131-yard, 3-touchdown performance by LeAnthony Reasnover, the Red Devils grounded out…

Change in Focus Has Mike Emendorfer Leading Pioneers to New Frontiers

Head Football Coach Mike Emendorfer is in his 19th season at the University of Wisconsin-Platteville, where he has turned the Pioneers into a national powerhouse, but it was a change in focus that helped to turn a good program into an elite one, and has the team reaching new frontiers. Introducing Mike Emendorfer They say…

Brandan Campbell, Hope College Hang on for 37-35 Victory

If you took a look at the boxscore of the Hope College-Lakeland University football game, you would be absolutely sure that Lakeland won this game. They had over 564-yards of total offense, had possession of the ball for 42:11, and had 101 total plays to 43 for the Flying Dutchmen. Yet, it was Hope that…

Chazz Middlebrook Grinds MacMurray to 48-34 Victory

MacMurray College rolled into St. Bonifacius, MN on Saturday afternoon looking to move to 3-0. Thanks to Chazz Middlebrook, the Highlanders ground out a 48-34 as the senior rushed for 279-yards and 4-touchdowns to lead the way. The performance by Middlebrook ruined a spirited comeback by Crown College, who fell to 0-3. After the Storm…

Like a Superhero, Michael Whitley Leads Muskies with Strength, Humility

Lakeland University quarterback Michael Whitley has developed a legend about himself that has turned the QB into a hero at the school. The Muskies senior has set all kinds of school records on the gridiron, but it is his strength of character and humility of spirit that has really made him a superhero on and…

Rodolfo Amezcua Leads Offense as Tigers Hang on for 41-34 Victory

A year after the Iowa Wesleyan Tigers won a close 19-13 affair over Crown College, the two teams were locked in a fantastic offensive showcase, as the Tigers held on for a 41-34 victory over the Storm. Rodolfo Amezcua scored 2-touchdowns and had 103-yards receiving, and Jacquez Hall ran for 122-yards in leading the way.…

Shawntrel Garner Leads Red Men in Blanking of Bethel, 31-0

The Bethel Royals traveled to Kenosha, WI on Saturday and found the Carthage Red Men to be quite ungracious hosts, as the defense for Carthage allowed just 162-yards of total offense in blanking Bethel, 31-0. Shawntrel Garner led the squad with 9-tackles, including a sack, and scored a touchdown on an interception return, and Kyle…