2016 Football News

  • Defiance Has 48 Student-Athletes Selected Chi Alpha Sigma
    July 13, 2017
    DEFIANCE, OHIO -- The Defiance College Athletic Department announced its group of student-athletes to the Chi Alpha Sigma Honor Society.
  • Members of DC Football Take Part In Samaritan's Feet Event
    February 03, 2017
    INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – The Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference partnered with Samaritan's Feet International for the fourth consecutive year during the 2016 football season and held a shoe distribution at Holy Cross Central School in Indianapolis Wednesday morning.
  • Defiance Has 22 Student-Athletes Named Academic All-HCAC
    December 20, 2016
    GREENWOOD, IND. – The Defiance College fall athletic teams had 22 student-athletes named to the Tom Bohlsen All-Academic Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference list for the fall semester.
  • Jones and DeVore Compete in All-Star Games
    December 06, 2016
    DAYTONA BEACH, FLA. -- Two members of the Defiance College football team competed in All-Star games over the weekend in Daytona Beach, Fla. Senior Kenny Jones (Toledo/Bowsher) represented Defiance in the FCS National Bowl and fellow senior Matt DeVore (Van Buren) competed in the National Bowl.
  • Ten Yellow Jackets Earn HCAC Accolades
    November 17, 2016
    GREENWOOD, IND. -- Ten members of the Defiance College football team have been earned Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference postseason honors for their individual efforts this season.
  • Wilson and Gilmer Earn Player of the Week Honors
    November 14, 2016
    GREENWOOD, IND. -- Defiance College football players Cody Wilson (McComb) and Keandre Gilmer (Toledo/Rogers) have been named this week's Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference Offensive and Defensive "Players of the Week."
  • Jackets End Season With Win Against Bluffton
    November 12, 2016
    BLUFFTON, OHIO -- A late interception by sophomore Beau Barkley (Ft. Wayne, Ind./Churubusco) with Bluffton University looking to score a potential game-tying score, sealed a 28-20 victory for the Defiance College football team in the Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference and season finale in Bluffton, Ohio.
  • DC Football Edged by Mount St. Joseph
    November 05, 2016
    DEFIANCE, OHIO -- The Defiance College football team fell short of Mount St. Joseph University, 21-20, in a Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference game and the home finale at Justin F. Coressel Stadium on senior day.
  • Inside the Hive: Jordan Osborne
    November 02, 2016
    DEFIANCE, OHIO - Inside the Hive's Marisa Guyton sits down with junior Jordan Osborne of the Defiance football team.
  • High Scoring Fourth Quarter Gives DC Loss Against Hanover
    October 29, 2016
    HANOVER, IND. -- The Defiance College football team led, 20-7, heading into the fourth quarter, but a 20-point period by Hanover (Ind.) College resulted in a 27-20 loss for the Yellow Jackets in a Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference game in Hanover, Ind.
  • DC Holds On to Beat Anderson on Homecoming
    October 15, 2016
    DEFIANCE, OHIO -- Freshman running back Demaria Washington (Miami, Fla./Dr. Phillips) scored whhat turned out to be the game-clinching touchdown as the Defiance College football team beat Anderson (Ind.) University, 20-13, in a Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference game on Homecoming at Justin F. Coressel Stadium.
  • DeVore Named HCAC Defensive Player of the Week
    October 10, 2016
    GREENWOOD, IND. -- Defiance College senior football player Matt DeVore (Van Buren) has been named this week's Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference Defensive Player of the Week.
  • Scott Throws Record Six TD Passes in Win Against Earham
    October 01, 2016
    RICHMOND, IND. -- Junior quarterback Logan Scott (Curtice/Genoa) threw a school single-game record six touchdown passes to help lead the Defiance College football team to a 59-28 win against Earlham (Ind.) College in a Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference game in Richmond, Ind.
  • Late Touchdown Gives DC Win Against Manchester
    October 01, 2016
    NORTH MANCHESTER, IND. -- A late touchdown run by sophomore Cory Bennett (Tampa, Fla./Blake) and a defensive interception on the ensuing opponent possession, sealed a 20-14 victory for the Defiance College football team against Manchester (Ind.) University.
  • Yellow Jacket Comeback Falls Short Against Rose-Hulman
    September 24, 2016
    DEFIANCE, OHIO -- Despite trailing 23-0 late in the second quarter, the Defiance College football team scored 15 unanswered points to get to within striking distance of a possible comeback, but the effort fell short with Rose-Hulman (Ind.) Instittute of Technology holding on for a 23-15 victory in Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference action at Justin F. Coressel Stadium.
  • Football to Host "Samaritan Feet" Game Against RHIT
    September 23, 2016
    DEFIANCE, OHIO -– The Defiance College Yellow Jacket football team has announced that this Saturday's game against Rose-Hulman (Ind.) Institute of Technology will be part of an event that will benefit Samaritan’s Feet and help provide shoes to children in need.
  • Football Beaten By Franklin in HCAC Opener
    September 17, 2016
    DEFIANCE, OHIO -- The Defiance College football team dropped a 41-6 decision against Franklin (Ind.) College in the Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference opener at Justin F. Coressel Stadium.
  • Yellow Jackets Force Eight Turnovers in Win Against Hope
    September 10, 2016
    DEFIANCE, OHIO -- The Defiance College football team forced a combined eight turnovers to claim its first win of the 2016 season with an 18-6 decision against Hope (Mich.) College in the home opener at Justin F. Coressel Stadium.
  • DC Football Falls to Baldwin Wallace in Season Opener
    September 01, 2016
    DEFIANCE, OHIO -- The Defiance College Yellow Jackets fell to the Baldwin Wallace University Yellow Jackets, 42-0, to open the 2016 football season at Tressel Field in Berea.
  • 2016 Football Preview
    August 26, 2016
    DEFIANCE, OHIO - The Defiance College football team begins a new era with a new head coach in Casey Goff. Goff served as an assistant coach last season as the Defensive Coordinator and working with the safeties.
  • DC Football Picked Sixth By HCAC Coaches
    August 10, 2016
    GREENWOOD, IND. - The Defiance College football team was picked to finish sixth in the 2016 Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference Preseason Football Poll as voted on by the nine HCAC head coaches.