Great Lakes

September 27, 2016
Old and new spark Kenyon offense
The Lords hoped to work their freshman quarterback into the offense gradually, but an injury forced their hand. Now he's teaming up with a senior receiver to help Kenyon to its best start since 1984.

September 20, 2016
Trading skates for spikes
Carnegie Mellon senior defensive lineman Brian Khoury once thought his future was going to be on ice. Now, he hopes it continues on turf.

September 13, 2016
Wabash passes first test
“You don’t know who your football team is until after the first game. It’s the great revealer," says Wabash coach Don Morel. And the Little Giants survived a season-opening roller coaster.

September 7, 2016
Benzel points the way for Titans
The Westminster (Pa.) program has a long history of success, just not in the 21st century. But the Titans are beginning to remember what winning feels like under coach Scott Benzel.

August 30, 2016
10 games to watch for 2016
Around the Great Lakes columnist Joe Sager gets us ready for the season with the top 10 games going on in his neck of the woods. Most of them will have less snow than this photo does.

Joe Sager

Joe Sager is a freelance writer based in Pittsburgh. He has written about sports since 1996 for a variety of newspapers, magazines and websites. He first covered D-III football in 2000 with the New Castle (Pa.) News.

2012-14 columnist: Brian Lester
2011 columnist: Dean Jackson
2007-10 columnist: Matt Florjancic

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September 27, 2016
Old and new spark Kenyon offense
The Lords hoped to work their freshman quarterback into the offense gradually, but an injury forced...
September 20, 2016
Trading skates for spikes
Carnegie Mellon senior defensive lineman Brian Khoury once thought his future was going to be on...
September 13, 2016
Wabash passes first test
“You don’t know who your football team is until after the first game. It’s the...
September 7, 2016
Benzel points the way for Titans
The Westminster (Pa.) program has a long history of success, just not in the 21st century. But the...
August 30, 2016
10 games to watch for 2016
Around the Great Lakes columnist Joe Sager gets us ready for the season with the top 10 games going...
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