Olivet College football team picked second in MIAA preseason poll The two-time defending Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association (MIAA) champion Olivet College football team has been picked second in the 2017 preseason poll. In voting by the seven league coaches, the Comets received two first-place votes and 14 total points. Full Story
Cangealose and Cichocki to be inducted into Olivet College Athletic Hall of Fame The Olivet College Athletic Hall of Fame will officially welcome Jill (Lingbeek) Cangealose and Dustin Cichocki during Homecoming weekend in September. The ceremony will take place inside The Cutler Event Center, as part of the college’s Alumni Awards Celebration Sept. 29. They will also be recognized the next day prior to the football game vs. Hope College. Cangealose is the first swimmer in school history to be inducted into the Athletic Hall of Fame. Full Story
Swimming & diving teams gain Scholar All-America status The Olivet College men’s and women’s swimming & diving teams have gained Scholar All-America status for the spring semester, according to the College Swimming & Diving Coaches Association of America. Full Story
August 21, 2017Olivet College football team picked second in MIAA preseason pollFootball
August 16, 2017Cangealose and Cichocki to be inducted into Olivet College Athletic Hall of FameFootball
August 8, 2017Day 6 in Turks and CaicosVolleyball
August 1, 2017Swimming & diving teams gain Scholar All-America statusNews
Track and field teams, Bauserman garner USTFCCCA academic honors July 28, 2017 The Olivet College men’s and women’s track & field teams along with recent graduate Connor Bauserman have garnered academic honors from the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) for 2016-17.
Women’s tennis team, seven players earn ITA academic honors July 27, 2017 The Olivet College women’s tennis team and seven players have earned academic honors from the Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) in 2016-17.
Five men’s tennis players named ITA Scholar-Athletes July 27, 2017 Five Olivet College men’s tennis players – Dalton Miner, Ben Morris, Jacob Richards, Talen Schallhorn and Michael Tran – have been named Intercollegiate Tennis Association Scholar-Athletes for the 2016-17 academic year.
Olivet College’s Weaver receives NCAA Postgraduate Scholarship July 25, 2017 Jalen Weaver, a former member of the Olivet College men’s track and field team, has received an NCAA Postgraduate Scholarship, it was announced recently by the National Collegiate Athletic Association. He is only the fourth student-athlete in Olivet history to receive an NCAA Postgraduate Scholarship. The other three were Charles Kovaleski in 1970, Bill Ziem in 1974 and Jeff Bell in 1999.
109 Olivet College student-athletes named to the 2016-17 MIAA Academic Honor Roll July 24, 2017 One hundred and nine (109) Olivet College student-athletes have been named to the Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association (MIAA) Academic Honor Roll for 2016-17. Olivet succeeded the 100 plateau for the fourth time in school history.
Nine athletic teams earn 2016-17 MIAA Team GPA award July 24, 2017 Nine Olivet College athletics teams have received the 2016-17 Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association (MIAA) Team GPA award. This award is presented to conference teams who achieve a 3.300 or better grade point average for the entire academic year.