Finlandia Lions

Schedule

Overall record: 0-10 - Conference: 0-7
All times Eastern   (* Conference; • D-III opponent)
9/1 vs. Concordia (Wis.) L, 31-3 BX
9/8 at Ripon L, 70-0 BX
9/15 at Eureka L, 34-12 BX P
9/29 at Olivet * • L, 72-7 BX RC
10/6 vs. Kalamazoo * • L, 56-7 BX RC
10/13 at Hope * • L, 70-6 BX P P
10/20 vs. Trine * • L, 31-0 BX
10/27 at Adrian * • L, 49-6 BX
11/3 at Albion * • L, 63-10 BX P
11/10 vs. Alma * • L, 37-0 BX
Overall record: 0-10 - Conference: 0-7
All times Eastern   (* Conference; • In-region)
9/29 at Olivet * • L, 72-7 BX RC
10/6 vs. Kalamazoo * • L, 56-7 BX RC
10/13 at Hope * • L, 70-6 BX P P
10/20 vs. Trine * • L, 31-0 BX
10/27 at Adrian * • L, 49-6 BX
11/3 at Albion * • L, 63-10 BX P
11/10 vs. Alma * • L, 37-0 BX

2018

Schools Conf All
Trine 7-0 10-1
Hope 6-1 8-2
Kalamazoo 4-3 7-3
Albion 4-3 7-3
Olivet 4-3 6-4
Adrian 2-5 4-6
Alma 1-6 2-8
Finlandia 0-7 0-10

Previous seasons

loki/standings
Year Overall Conf
2017 1-3, 0-0 IND
2016 1-7, 0-0 IND
2015 3-7, 0-0 IND

Team Info

Finlandia

Lions

Coach: Travis Wiltzius (interim, replaced Robert Boss on April 19)
Conference: MIAA
Enrollment: 440
Location: Hancock, MI
Colors: Blue, Black
Stadium: McAfee Field (1000)
Surface: Turf

News Releases

September 12, 2018 Smallest school still trying to build team Typically schools in their fourth year of football get to celebrate a large senior class and often experience a lot of success. But Finlandia played just four countable games last year, has had constant roster turnover and went through two coaches this offseason alone. Brian Lester catches up with a work in progress.
April 20, 2018 Finlandia changes head coach again Finlandia, which has struggled to get its Division III football program off the ground, has changed coaches for the second time this offseason, as Robert Boss is out and Travis Wiltzius has been named to the role on an interim basis.
November 8, 2017 Meet the new Boss at Finlandia Rob Boss will be the head coach at Finlandia next season when the Lions move into the MIAA for football.
May 26, 2017 Finlandia finds a home The number of independents in Division III football is dwindling away, as Finlandia will become an affiliate member of the MIAA in football in 2018.
September 7, 2015 Sights and sounds from Finlandia's first football game Division III football came to the Upper Peninsula of Michigan for the first time when Finlandia took the field on Saturday. And after a shutout loss to Alma, the Lions have some work to do. Here's a look at the scene and coach Tim Driscoll's postgame reaction.
September 5, 2015 Hail Mary: It's good to be back! Cortland has definitely put last year's early-season struggles behind it, while Alma got off to a fast start at Finlandia, Western New England beat a crosstown rival and Illinois Wesleyan appears on the upswing. The Week 1 roundup.