• Marietta falls to No. 1 Mount Union
    November 16, 2019
    MARIETTA, Ohio – The Marietta College football team was defeated by the No. 1 ranked University of Mount Union on Saturday (Nov. 16) afternoon to cap the 2019 season. The loss drops the Pioneers record to 5-5 overall and 4-4 in the Ohio Athletic Conference, while the Purples Raiders improve to 10-0 overall and 9-0 in the OAC.
  • Special Teams play is the difference in Marietta's 21-10 win over Otterbein
    November 09, 2019
    MARIETTA, Ohio – Senior James Knox returned a blocked field goal 84-yards for a touchdown to put Marietta College in front as the Pioneers went on to defeat visiting Otterbein University by the score of 21-10 Saturday (Nov. 9) afternoon at Don Drumm Stadium.
  • Baldwin Wallace wins defensive battle over Marietta
    November 02, 2019
    BEREA, Ohio — Two big pass plays were the difference as Baldwin Wallace University downed Marietta College, 17-3, Saturday (Nov. 2) afternoon in George Finnie Stadium. The loss drops Marietta to 4-4 overall and 3-4 in the Ohio Athletic Conference. Baldwin Wallace improves to 7-1 on the season and 6-1 in the OAC.
  • Marietta upset bid falls short as No. 11 John Carroll edges Pioneers 23-21
    October 26, 2019
    MARIETTA, Ohio — Marietta College’s upset bid fell short as No. 11 John Carroll University held on for a 23-21 win Saturday (Oct. 26) afternoon at Don Drumm Stadium. The loss drops Marietta to 4-3 overall and 3-3 in the Ohio Athletic Conference. The Blue Streaks improve to 6-1 on the season and 5-1 in the conference.
  • Turnovers costly as Marietta downs Wilmington 35-26
    October 19, 2019
    WILMINGTON, Ohio — Defensive takeaways were the key as Marietta College defeated Wilmington College by the score of 35-26 Saturday (Oct. 19) afternoon in Williams Stadium. The Pioneers improve to 4-2 overall and 3-2 in the Ohio Athletic Conference. The Quakers fall to 1-5 overall and 1-4 in the OAC.
  • Heidelberg upends Marietta 58-32
    October 12, 2019
    MARIETTA, Ohio — Heidelberg University scored the final 27 points of the game to come from behind and defeat Marietta College, 58-32, Saturday (Oct. 12) afternoon at Don Drumm Stadium. The loss drops Marietta to 3-2 overall and 2-2 in the Ohio Athletic Conference. The Student Princes improve to 4-1 on the season and 3-1 in the OAC.
  • Comeback bid falls short as Ohio Northern downs Marietta 31-23
    October 05, 2019
    ADA, Ohio — Ohio Northern University intercepted a Kyle McSweeney pass in the end zone to seal a 31-23 win over visiting Marietta College Saturday (Oct. 5) afternoon in Dial-Roberson Stadium. The loss drops Marietta to 3-1 overall and 2-1 in the Ohio Athletic Conference. The Polar Bears improve to 3-2 overall and 3-1 in conference games.
  • Marietta retains Shrine Trophy with 31-25 win over Muskingum
    September 21, 2019
    MARIETTA, Ohio — Marietta College overcame an early deficit to beat rival Muskingum University by the score of 31-25 Saturday (Sept. 21) in the annual Shrine Trophy game. The Pioneers retain possession of the trophy for the third straight year and improve to 3-0 on the season and 2-0 in the Ohio Athletic Conference. Muskingum falls to 1-2 overall and 0-2 in the OAC.
  • Big second half propels Marietta over Capital 44-7
    September 14, 2019
    COLUMBUS, Ohio — Marietta College got another strong performance from its defense as the Pioneers defeated Capital University by the score of 44-7 Saturday (Sept. 14) evening in the Ohio Athletic Conference opener for both schools. Marietta improves to 2-0 overall, while the Crusaders fall to 0-2 on the season.
  • Marietta hammers Hiram 41-0
    September 07, 2019
    HIRAM, Ohio — Senior quarterback Kyle McSweeney threw for four touchdowns in his first career start as Marietta College rolled over Hiram College, 41-0, Saturday (Sept. 7) evening in the season-opener for both schools.
  • #1 Mount Union downs Marietta 49-7
    November 10, 2018
    ALLIANCE, Ohio — No. 1 Mount Union scored three defensive touchdowns as the Purple Raiders defeated Marietta College by the score of 49-7 Saturday (Nov. 10) afternoon in the regular season finale for both schools.
  • Fields' record-setting day leads Marietta to a 43-21 win at Otterbein
    November 03, 2018
    WESTERVILLE, Ohio — Senior quarterback Darrien Fields broke a pair of school records as the Pioneers defeated Otterbein University, 43-21, Saturday (Nov. 3) afternoon. Marietta improves to 7-2 overall and 6-2 in the Ohio Athletic Conference. With seven wins on the season, Marietta has equaled its most victories since going 7-3 in 1996.
  • Last second field goal propels Baldwin Wallace over Marietta
    October 27, 2018
    MARIETTA, Ohio — Jimmy Marshall hit a career-long 42-yard field goal as time expired as Baldwin Wallace University defeated Marietta College, 30-28, Saturday (Oct. 27) afternoon in Ohio Athletic Conference football action.
  • Marietta upset bid falls short as #10 John Carroll escapes with 27-24 win
    October 20, 2018
    UNIVERSITY HEIGHTS, Ohio — Marietta College ran out of last-second magic this week as the Pioneers fell to No. 10 ranked John Carroll University, 27-24, Saturday (Oct. 20) afternoon in Don Shula Stadium. The loss drops Marietta to 6-1 overall and 5-1 in the Ohio Athletic Conference. John Carroll is also 6-1 overall and 5-1 in the OAC.
  • Marietta is on the verge of history after dominating win over Wilmington
    October 13, 2018
    MARIETTA, Ohio — Marietta College scored early and often as the Pioneers dominated Wilmington College, 63-21, on Homecoming Saturday (Oct. 13) afternoon in front of a near-capacity crowd at Don Drumm Stadium.
  • Marietta outlasts Heidelberg 38-34 to stay perfect on the season
    October 06, 2018
    TIFFIN, Ohio — Tanner Clark dove in from a yard out with just over a minute remaining to give Marietta College the 38-34 victory over Heidelberg University Saturday (Oct. 6) afternoon in Ohio Athletic Conference football action.
  • Roundup: In the end, no gray areas
    September 29, 2018
    Marietta didn't want its game to extend out any longer against Ohio Northern, and neither did Simpson against Wartburg. Plus, Susquehanna finally broke through after the fourth quarter and Eureka started off strong in a new home. The Week 5 roundup.
  • Fields and Clark lead Marietta over Ohio Northern
    September 29, 2018
    MARIETTA, Ohio — Darrien Fields connected with Tanner Clark on a two-point conversion with 22 seconds left in the game to give Marietta College a 43-42 win over Ohio Northern University Saturday (Sept. 29) afternoon in Don Drumm Stadium.
  • Marietta defeats Muskingum 46-20
    September 15, 2018
    NEW CONCORD, Ohio — Senior quarterback Darrien Fields threw for three touchdowns leading Marietta College to a 46-20 win over rival Muskingum University Saturday (Sept. 15) in the annual Shrine Trophy game.
  • Marietta wins 51-50 shootout against Capital
    September 08, 2018
    MARIETTA, Ohio — Capital University had two tries at a game-winning two-point conversion Saturday (Sept. 8) afternoon but came up short on both attempts as Marietta College escaped with a 51-50 victory over the Crusaders. The Pioneers improve to 2-0 overall and 1-0 in the Ohio Athletic Conference. Capital falls to 0-2 overall and 0-1 in the OAC.
  • ATN Podcast: Trying to break through
    July 29, 2018
    How do you break into the upper echelon of the ASC? How do you get into contention in the WIAC? In the latest D3football.com Around the Nation podcast, Pat and Keith talk to coaches trying to do just that, plus, hey, gray turf.
  • Marietta dominates #24 Heidelberg
    October 21, 2017
    MARIETTA, Ohio — Marietta College scored 37 straight points as the Pioneers totally dominated No. 24 Heidelberg University en route to a 44-21 Homecoming victory Saturday (Oct. 21) afternoon at Don Drumm Stadium.
  • Dominate second half propels Marietta to season-opening win at Kenyon
    September 06, 2014
    GAMBIER, Ohio — Marietta College exploded for 29 unanswered points in the second half to defeat Kenyon College 29-11 Saturday (Sept. 6) afternoon in the season-opener for both schools.
  • Former Marietta coach named head coach at N.C. Wesleyan
    March 05, 2013
    After an extensive search, the North Carolina Wesleyan announced the hiring of Jeff Filkovski as the next head coach for the Battling Bishop football program.
  • Marietta hires Wittenberg assistant
    December 20, 2012
    Andy Waddle, Wittenberg's defensive coordinator, will take over after the Pioneers' first winless season since 1991.
  • Marietta coach steps down
    November 16, 2012
    Following the program's first winless season since 1991, Marietta athletic director Larry Hiser announced the resignation of head football coach Jeff Filkovski.
  • Baldwin Wallace ineligible for playoffs
    October 30, 2012
    Baldwin Wallace is self-reporting financial aid irregularities to the NCAA and will not be eligible for any postseason in 2012-13, including the Division III football playoffs.
  • Pioneers Dedicate Don Drumm Stadium with Victory over Thiel on Alumni Day
    September 03, 2011
    MARIETTA, Ohio – On a night designed to honor the history of Don Drumm Stadium, as well as launch a new era of Marietta College football, there was plenty to celebrate by the game’s final whistle. The official dedication of the new Don Drumm Stadium was held in conjunction with the annual football alumni day.
  • Former Marietta coach dies
    November 24, 2010
    Those who played under Gene Epley remembered him this week. He died earlier this week of cancer at age 67.
  • Purple powers: Record crowd, odd win
    October 09, 2010
    Division III superpower UW-Whitewater drew a record crowd, while Mount Union went on the road and struggled.
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