2018 Olivet College Football News

  • Ellis earns Google Cloud Academic All-America® Second Team honors
    December 13, 2018
    Olivet College sophomore running back Matthew Ellis has earned 2018 Google Cloud Academic All-America® Football Second Team honors, as selected College Sports Information Director of America (CoSIDA).
  • Monroe garners D3football.com All-North Region honors
    December 04, 2018
    Olivet College senior offensive lineman Trenton Monroe has garnered 2018 D3football.com All-North Region second-team honors.
  • Ellis and Monroe selected to Google Cloud Academic All-District VI football team
    November 15, 2018
    Olivet College sophomore running back Matthew Ellis and senior offensive lineman Trenton Monroe have been selected to the 2018 Google Cloud Academic All-District® VI Football Team, as selected by College Sports Information Director of America (CoSIDA).
  • Seven football players earn All-MIAA honors, Monroe receives Pete Schmidt award
    November 13, 2018
    Seven Olivet College football players have been named to the 2018 All-Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association Teams. In addition, senior Trenton Monroe is the recipient of the Pete Schmidt Scholar-Athlete of the Year award.
  • Football team falls to Albion, 35-19, in season-finale
    November 10, 2018
    The Olivet College football team fell to Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association (MIAA) rival Albion College, 35-19, in the season-finale for both teams today at Sprankle-Sprandel Stadium in Albion.
  • GAMEDAY: Football team travels to play Albion in season-finale
    November 09, 2018
    The Olivet College football team travels to play Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association (MIAA) rival Albion College in its season-finale Saturday, Nov. 10. Kick-off at Sprankle-Sprandel Stadium in Albion is scheduled for 1 p.m. Fans can follow the game via live stats and video.
  • Football team defeats Alma, 37-34, on Senior Day
    November 03, 2018
    Lane Porter threw a 39-yard touchdown pass to Jacob Jodway with 1:33 left, and sophomore Devin Pascavage intercepted an Alma College pass with 23 seconds left to lift the Olivet College football team past the Scots, 37-34, on Senior Day at the Cutler Athletic Complex in Olivet.
  • GAMEDAY: Football team hosts Alma on Senior Day
    November 02, 2018
    The Olivet College football team hosts Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association (MIAA) Alma College on Senior Day at the Cutler Athletic Complex. Kick-off is slated for 1 p.m.
  • Martin and Merriman named MIAA Players of the Week
    October 29, 2018
    Olivet College senior Jamaul Martin and freshman Anthony Merriman have been named Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association Players of the Week for football. Martin is the Offensive Player of the Week, and Merriman is the Defensive Player of the Week for their performance in the Comets’ 21-17 win over Kalamazoo College.
  • Football team rallies to beat Kalamazoo, 21-17
    October 27, 2018
    Senior Jamaul Martin rushed for 196 yards to help the Olivet College football team come back to beat Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association (MIAA) co-leader Kalamazoo College, 21-17, today at the Cutler Athletic Complex in Olivet.
  • GAMEDAY: Football team hosts MIAA co-leader Kalamazoo
    October 26, 2018
    The Olivet College football team looks to snap a two-game losing streak when it welcomes Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association co-leader Kalamazoo College Hornets to the Cutler Athletic Complex for a 1 p.m. contest.
  • Football team rallies but falls short against Hope, 35-30
    October 20, 2018
    A fourth quarter comeback fell short for Olivet College, as Hope College football team defeated the Comets, 35-30, in a Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association (MIAA) game today at Ray & Sue Smith Stadium in Holland.
  • GAMEDAY: Football team goes on the road to play Hope
    October 19, 2018
    The Olivet College football team hosts looks to bounce back from a heartbreaking 50-49 loss last Saturday when it goes on the road to play Hope College. Kick-off at Ray & Sue Smith Stadium in Holland is 5 p.m.
  • Jodway selected MIAA Offensive Player of the Week
    October 15, 2018
    Olivet College senior Jacob Jodway has been selected the Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association (MIAA) Football Offensive Player of the Week.
  • Football team loses close game to Trine, 50-49
    October 13, 2018
    The Olivet College football team fell to Trine (Ind.) University, 50-49, this afternoon at the Cutler Athletic Complex in Olivet. The Thunder entered the game ranked No. 14 in the most recent American Football Coaches Association and No. 15 D3football.com Top 25 poll.
  • GAMEDAY: Football team hosts defending MIAA champion Trine
    October 12, 2018
    The Olivet College football team hosts defending Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association (MIAA) champion Trine (Ind.) University Saturday, Oct. 13. Kick-off at the Cutler Athletic Complex is 1 p.m. Fans can follow the game via live stats, video and audio. Links are below as well as above.
  • Pollard named MIAA Football Special Teams Player of the Week
    October 08, 2018
    Olivet College junior kicker Douglas Pollard has been named the Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association Special Teams Player of the Week for football.
  • GAMEDAY: Football team on the road to play Adrian
    October 06, 2018
    The Olivet College football team travels to play Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association (MIAA) rival Adrian College. Kick-off at Docking Stadium in Adrian is 4 p.m. If you can't make it to the game, you can follow the game via live stats and video.
  • Football team rumbles to 50-22 win at Adrian
    October 06, 2018
    The Olivet College football team led 43-6 at halftime to beat Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association foe Adrian College, 50-22, today at Docking Stadium in Adrian. The 50 points scored is the third-most in school history against the Bulldogs.
  • Football team routs Finlandia, 72-7, in MIAA-opener
    September 29, 2018
    Eight different players scored a touchdown, and the Olivet College football team started Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association (MIAA) play with a 72-7 victory over Finlandia University at the Cutler Athletic Complex in Olivet.
  • GAMEDAY: Football team opens MIAA play against Finlandia
    September 28, 2018
    The Olivet College football team opens Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic play when it hosts Finlandia University for its annual Homecoming contest. Kick-off at the Cutler Athletic Complex is 2 p.m.
  • Football team rolls past Benedictine, 42-16
    September 15, 2018
    The Olivet College football team scored five offensive touchdowns and a special teams touchdown to defeat Benedictine (Ill.) University, 42-16, today at the Village of Lisle-Benedictine University Sports Complex in Lisle, Illinois.
  • Football team defeats Concordia Chicago, 52-25, in home-opener
    September 08, 2018
    The Olivet College football team piled up 579 yards of offense and blocked three kicks (two PATs and one punt) to post a 52-25 win over Concordia University Chicago (Ill.) this afternoon in its home-opener at the Cutler Athletic Complex in Olivet.
  • Football team loses heartbreaker at Heidelberg, 21-17
    September 01, 2018
    The Olivet College football team allowed two fourth quarter touchdowns to lose a heartbreaker to Heidelberg (Ohio) University, 21-17, tonight under the lights at Hoernemann Field in Tiffin, Ohio.
  • Olivet College picked fourth in MIAA preseason football poll
    August 20, 2018
    The Olivet College football team received 26 total points to be picked fourth in the 2018 Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association (MIAA) preseason poll.