Cornwall, Vermont native Ryan Paquette has joined the football coaching staff at Middlebury College. He will also serve as the department's strength and conditioning coach. Paquette comes to Middlebury from Maine Maritime Academy, where he served as the defensive coordinator and strength and conditioning coach for the past two seasons.
It speaks volumes about Pete Carroll that he listened. It says even more about Steven Hauschka that he spoke up. With Seattle trailing 17-13 early in the fourth quarter of the NFC Championship Game, and facing a 4th-and-7 from the 49ers' 35-yard line, the Seahawks coach was about to send Hauschka out to try a 53-yard field goal.
CLEVELAND – A pair of home games under the lights and the first season in the Presidents' Athletic Conference set the stage for an exciting fall as Case Western Reserve University has announced its 2014 football schedule.
Franklin, Ind. - Franklin College’s 2014 football team has earned the nation’s No. 12 preseason ranking among NCAA Division III teams in Lindy’s Sports’ college football preview issue. This marks the fourth straight year that the Grizzlies have been ranked in a preseason poll.
Franklin, Ind. - Franklin College senior football player Kyle Linville (Speedway, Ind./Speedway) has been named the 2013-14 Male Athlete of the Year for the Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference (HCAC).
Oberlin, Ohio – Oberlin College Head Football Coach Jay Anderson announced his 2014 recruiting class on Monday. With a total of 23 incoming freshmen, the class is one of the biggest in program history.
The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps football team will head to Austria and the Czech Republic next week and face the Austrian National Team in the annual Charity Bowl as part of a nine-day overseas tour organized by Global Football. The Stags will face the Austrian National Team at Hohe Warte Stadium in Vienna on Sunday, May 25.
GRANBURY, TEXAS – Southwestern University will head to Germany next week to prepare to face German Football League (GFL) team the Stuttgart Scorpions as part of a 12-day overseas tour organized by Global Football.
WASHINGTON - Gallaudet University's Adham Talaat (Springfield, Va.) will get a chance to tryout for a NFL team this week as the reigning Super Bowl champions Seattle Seahawks have invited the Bison defensive end to its rookie minicamp.
HUNTINGDON, Pa. – The Juniata College football team has announced its youth and big men camps, college prospect combine, and 7-on-7 passing tournament. All four will take place in the month of June. The Youth Camp, which runs June 16-18, is the only multi-day camp. While the College Prospect Combine, Big Man Camp, and 7-on-7 Passing Tournament are all single day programs.
The State University of New York (SUNY) recently announced its recipients of the 2013-14 SUNY Chancellor Scholar-Athlete Award, with Maritime football's Diogo Dietrich (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil/DePaul Catholic) receiving the honor this year for success in both the classroom as well as on the field.
Adding to his accolades off the football field, recent Middlebury graduate McCallum Foote (Newton, Mass.) was honored at the Vermont Chapter's National Football Foundation 2013 awards ceremony on the campus of Castleton State. Foote was a recipient of the chapter's Collegiate Scholar-Athlete Award.
The senior trio of defensive lineman Scott Barry (Plymouth, Ind.), defensive back Jacob Meyer (Highland, Ind.) and running back Joe Hunter (Rushville, Ind.) represented Manchester University on the 2014 National Football Foundation’s Hampshire Society.
Seattle Seahawks’ kicker and Super Bowl Champion Steven Hauschka will visit his alma mater on April 17-18. The ’07 Middlebury graduate will be doing events both on and off campus over the two-day period. Hauschka will speak and be interviewed by Sports Illustrated senior writer Alex Wolff during a presentation on Thursday, April 17 at 7:00 p.m. in the McCullough Social Space on campus. The event is open to Middlebury College ID holders only, with free tickets available at the box office on April 3. A public event will take place on Friday, April 18 at 7:00 p.m. in the auditorium at Middlebury Union High School with donations benefiting “Project Graduation”. A meet and greet will follow.