Thiel Tomcats

What We're Reading

  • »Westminster TE hopes to land in NFL
  • Wright expects to land a professional football contract after improving his attitude and gaining 82 pounds during his five seasons at Westminster.
  • »Coughlin confident about Mount game
  • Most coaches would cringe at having to start a freshman quarterback in a playoff game. But Washington and Jefferson coach Mike Sirianni will do so at Mount Union on Saturday.
  • »How D-III colleges profit from football
  • Deadspin's take on how Division III football drives enrollment leaned heavily on analysis from's Pat Coleman. Good take on D-III, actually.

Past Records

2014 (4-6, 3-5 PAC)
2013 (3-7, 3-5 PAC)
2012 (3-7, 3-5 PAC)
2011 (0-10, 0-8 PAC)
2010 (0-10, 0-7 PAC)
2009 (3-7, 1-5 PAC)
2008 (2-8, 1-5 PAC)
2007 (3-7, 1-5 PAC)
2006 (5-5, 4-2 PAC)
2005 (11-1, 6-0 PAC)
2004 (7-3, 4-1 PAC)
2003 (3-7, 1-4 PAC)
2002 (3-7, 2-3 PAC)
2001 (2-8, 1-3 PAC)
2000 (2-8, 0-4 PAC)
1999 (3-7, 0-4 PAC)

Team Quick Facts



Enrollment: 1064
Location: Greenville, PA
Colors: Blue, Gold
Stadium: Alumni (1400)
Surface: Turf

News Releases

October 4, 2014
Tomcats scratch out homecoming win over Bearcats
Trailing 17-7 at the half, the Thiel Tomcats scratched out a 21-20 homecoming victory over the Saint...
November 16, 2013
30th Mercer County Cup game decided in overtime
GREENVILLE, Pa. – In the end the Grove City Wolverines made one more big play than the Thiel...
November 9, 2013
Tomcats bask in light of quadruple overtime win
GREENVILLE, Pa. – The motto for the first on-campus night game in the 109-year history of...
November 2, 2013
No Joshin' around
BETHANY, W.Va. – Thiel freshman running back Josh Wannamaker (Derry, Pa./Derry) waited nine...
October 19, 2013
Tomcats celebrate Senior Parent Recognition Day
GREENVILLE, Pa. – Senior running back Rich Kolesar (Waterford, Pa./Fort LeBoeuf) scored a...
October 12, 2013
Tomcats drop Bearcats 30-3 during Homecoming
GREENVILLE, Pa. – Back in the cozy confines of Alumni Stadium after a 3-week stretch of road...
October 5, 2013
Slow start dooms Tomcats in loss to Waynesburg
WAYNESBURG, Pa. - The Thiel Tomcats fell behind 28-0, rallied to score 21 fourth-quarter points but...
September 28, 2013
Turnovers costly in Thiel's loss to W&J
WASHINGTON, Pa. – Washington & Jefferson converted three Thiel turnovers into two...
September 21, 2013
22-point rally not enough for Tomcats
BEAVER FALLS, Pa. – Trailing the Geneva Golden Tornadoes 28-6 early in the second quarter, the...
September 14, 2013
Yellowjackets slip by Tomcats, 28-27
GREENVILLE, Pa. – It was a photo finish Saturday at Alumni Stadium between the Thiel Tomcats...
September 7, 2013
Eagles outdistance Tomcats in second half
HUNTINGDON, Pa. – After a 56-yard, eight-play touchdown drive tied the game 7-7 in favor of...
August 12, 2013
Best road trips: Week 2
Week 2 brings us a bonanza. By a fluke of the calendar, you can see as many as five separate games.
September 29, 2012
Thiel's upset bid falls short against Waynesburg
GREENVILLE, Pa. – The Tomcats were on the verge of a major upset over undefeated and PAC-leadi...
September 15, 2012
Thiel downs Geneva in OT, 21-14
24-game losing streak snapped
August 4, 2012
Thomas More picked to repeat in PAC
Having won four consecutive PAC titles, Thomas More was an easy choice for a fifth by PAC coaches.
December 13, 2011
UAA teams splitting into conferences
The four teams playing football in the UAA are splitting and joining two conferences, which will...
October 15, 2011
Bethany Registers 20-0 Win Over Visiting Thiel
Bethany registered a 20-0 Presidents' Athletic Conference (PAC) victory over the visiting Tomcats...
September 23, 2010
Septembers to remember
By philosophy or necessity, there are some pretty front-loaded schedules. This week's Around the...
September 19, 2010
Thiel freshman passes away
Thiel freshman defensive end Louis Giuntini has died. He was 18.