Category: Upper Midwest Athletic Conference (UMAC)

Trent White Soars in Westminster Blue Jays 56-15 Over Storm

The season to forget continued for Crown College on Saturday, as they headed to Fulton, Missouri to take on the Westminster College Blue Jays. Crown had entered the contest 0-6, and were looking to get that first win under their belts. However, Blue Jays quarterback Trent White had other ideas, rushing for 137 and 3…

Robbie Schomaker Emphasizing Core Values as Key to Success in Football, Life

In his fifth season as the head football coach of the Greenville University Panthers, Robbie Schomaker has instilled a set of core values that are not only helping his players to become better on the field, but are aiding them toward greater success in life. Introducing Robbie Schomaker Roy Disney once said that “It’s not…

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.…

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…

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…

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…

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.…

Guiding Players to Maturity, Success Drive Tigers Michael Richtman

In his second year as the head football coach at Iowa Wesleyan University, Michael Richtman has already helped to improve the Tigers on the field, taking the team from one win in 2015 to three last season. He is helping to greatly improve the school’s football program, but is also helping to guide his players…

Pipers Defense Dominating in Hamline 51-0 Victory

Entering the 2017 season, the Hamline Pipers had some concerns about their defense, as they were fielding a much younger, inexperienced team than years past. This left a lot of question marks, which were answered right away on Saturday afternoon as the group held the Crown College Storm to just 166 total yards of offense…

Auer Time with Crown College Head Football Coach John Auer

No Auer Time with Coach John Auer is a weekly program that will be available each Friday morning during the Upper Midwest Athletic Conference (UMAC) season, including the playoffs. The show gives fans of Crown College football the opportunity to ask questions of the Coach each week. Questions can be about anything, including football, sports, or life in general. Coach…

‘Triple T’s’ Accent the New Era for Crown College Offense: Storm Season Rewind

The 2016 Crown College Storm football season kicked off on September 5, as the Storm travelled to the cities to take on Hamline University. This would be a new beginning for Crown College as offensive coordinator Matt Bremer took over the reins of the offense with an entirely different approach. Also, starting quarterback Brandon McCormick…

NCAA Division-III Playoffs: St. Thomas vs. Northwestern

The Northwestern University Eagles travel down Snelling Avenue to take on the No. 3 ranked St. Thomas University Tommies on Saturday in the first round of the NCAA Division-III football playoffs. The two St. Paul based teams have never faced each other in the playoffs before. In fact, this is the Eagles first trip to…

Raul Alvarez Leads Iowa Wesleyan to Late Victory Over Crown, 19-13

The Crown College coaching staff worried about facing Iowa Wesleyan quarterback Raul Alvarez on Saturday afternoon. The dynamic quarterback has been a real star for the Tigers this season, and he did not disappoint on this afternoon, leading a four-play, 66-yard drive to give his team the lead with 3:26 left in the game, and…

Drew Barth Leads Third Quarter Charge as Eureka Downs Crown, 17-3

The Crown College Storm welcomed Eureka to town on Saturday afternoon, and this was a classic defensive battle for most of the contest. Neither team could generate much offense through the first 30 minutes, as the two teams headed to the break tied at three. However, two third quarter touchdown passes by Drew Barth put…

Matt Michaud Runs Crown College to Homecoming Victory, 27-17

It’s an all too familiar seen for the Crown College Storm. Two years ago star running back Josh Edlund was hurt and Matt Michaud had to take over the featured back responsibilities. Michaud was exceptional, rushing for over 1000-yards for the Storm. With Edlund out because of a knee injury on homecoming night for Crown,…