2017 Football News

  • Yellow Jackets Stunned in HCAC Opener at Franklin
    September 16, 2017
    FRANKLIN, IND. – The Defiance College football team (0-3 overall, 0-1 HCAC) dropped a 43-12 decision at Franklin (Ind.) College in the Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference opener at Faught Stadium.
  • Football Slips in Non-Conference Action at Hope College
    September 09, 2017
    HOLLAND, MICH. – The Defiance College football team slipped in non-conference action at Hope College on Saturday afternoon at the Ray and Sue Smith Stadium, falling to the Flying Dutchmen 38-0.
  • Second Half Woes Sink Defiance College in Season Opener
    September 02, 2017
    DEFIANCE, OHIO – The Mershman era begin with a tough non-conference battle as the Defiance College Yellow Jackets fell to the Baldwin Wallace University Yellow Jackets, 42-2, in its season opener at the Justin F. Coressel Stadium.
  • DC Tuning Up for Regular Season with an Intrasquad Scrimmage
    August 19, 2017
    DEFIANCE, OHIO -- The Defiance College football team nd opened up the gates to Justin F. Coressel Stadium to give the fans their first look at the 2017 Defiance College football team on Saturday afternoon.
  • Holava Named Interim Athletic Director
    August 15, 2017
    DEFIANCE, OHIO -- Defiance College is pleased to announce the promotion of associate athletic director and head softball coach, Jodie Holava, as the interim athletic director for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Yellow Jackets Pegged to Finish Sixth in HCAC
    August 09, 2017
    GREENWOOD, IND. – The Defiance College football team, backed by first year head coach Aaron Mershman, was selected to finish sixth in the preseason Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference coaches’ poll that was released on Thursday.
  • Aaron Mershman to Take Over as Head Football Coach
    July 05, 2017
    DEFIANCE, OHIO -- Current Defiance College Assistant Football Coach Aaron Mershman has been promoted to Head Football Coach and will take over for Casey Goff who recently resigned to take a position with The College of New Jersey.