Manchester Spartans

Schedule

Overall record: 2-8 - Conference: 1-5
All times Eastern   (* Conference; • In-region)
9/6 vs. MacMurray L, 10-6
9/13 at Earlham W, 14-2
9/20 at Alma L, 60-7
9/27 vs. Olivet L, 56-0
10/4 at Hanover * • L, 57-18
10/11 vs. Mount St. Joseph * • L, 28-6
10/18 at Franklin * • L, 27-21
11/1 vs. Defiance * • L, 20-16
11/8 at Bluffton * • W, 33-25
11/15 vs. Anderson * • L, 22-18
Overall record: 2-8 - Conference: 1-5
All times Eastern   (* Conference; • In-region)
10/4 at Hanover * • L, 57-18
10/11 vs. Mount St. Joseph * • L, 28-6
10/18 at Franklin * • L, 27-21
11/1 vs. Defiance * • L, 20-16
11/8 at Bluffton * • W, 33-25
11/15 vs. Anderson * • L, 22-18

2003

Schools Conf All
Hanover 6-0 8-3
Anderson 5-1 7-3
Mount St. Joseph 4-2 6-4
Defiance 3-3 4-6
Franklin 2-4 2-8
Manchester 1-5 2-8
Bluffton 0-6 2-8

Previous seasons

Year Overall Conf
2017 0-0, 0-0 HCAC
2016 2-8, 2-6 HCAC
2015 5-4, 5-3 HCAC
2014 4-6, 3-5 HCAC
2013 3-7, 3-5 HCAC
2012 6-4, 6-2 HCAC
2011 4-6, 3-5 HCAC
2010 2-8, 1-7 HCAC
2009 5-5, 5-2 HCAC
2008 5-5, 3-4 HCAC
2007 3-7, 1-6 HCAC
2006 1-9, 0-7 HCAC
2005 2-8, 1-5 HCAC
2004 0-10, 0-6 HCAC
2003 2-8, 1-5 HCAC
2002 3-7, 2-4 HCAC
2001 2-8, 1-5 HCAC
2000 2-8, 1-5 HCAC
1999 2-8, 0-7 HCAC
1998 2-8, 2-5 HCAC

Team Info

Manchester

Spartans

Coach: W. Shannon Griffith (Ball State)
Conference: HCAC
Enrollment: 1276
Location: N. Manchester, IN
Colors: Black, Old Gold
Stadium: Carl W. Burt (4500)
Surface: Grass

News Releases

September 23, 2017 Spartans Subdued – Home, HCAC opener goes way of MSJ NORTH MANCHESTER, IND. – A fast start for the host Manchester University Spartans wasn’t enough to overcome a strong finish by the visiting Mt. St. Joseph University Lions Saturday, Sept. 23.
September 21, 2017 HCAC, home opener on Black and Gold docket The four-game home portion of Manchester University’s 2017 schedule gets underway at Carl W. Burt Memorial Field Saturday, Sept. 23.
September 15, 2017 Special events surround 2017 MU home opener Mt. St. Joseph University’s visit to Carl W. Burt Memorial Field serves as more than just Manchester University home and Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference football opener Saturday, Sept. 23.
September 14, 2017 Back from hiatus Three former All-Region players spent 2016 on the sidelines. One was actually on the sidelines after a transfer that did not translate to playing time. The other two were away from their team, suffering the consequences of their poor decisions.
September 11, 2017 Nelson earns HCAC weekly award Manchester University senior Dakota Nelson (Fairland, Ind.) rolled up over 250 all-purpose yards (256), including a 93-yard kickoff return for a touchdown, in route to earning his third career Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference Special Teams Player of the Week honor Monday, Sept. 11.
September 9, 2017 Happy Homecoming – Spartans aid head coach in special win ALMA, MICH. – The memories of Bahlke Field and the lower peninsula of Michigan, fondly known as The Mitten, are thick for Manchester University head football coach Nate Jensen and his family.