Posts With Keyword ‘Central College Football’

Two Quarterback System a Success for Central College Football Team

Posted: Wednesday, September 28th, 2016 at 5:50 am

There’s an old saying in football that if you have two quarterbacks, you don’t really have one. That’s not the case this year for Central College.

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Two Shattered Records, Second-Half Defense Lead Central Over Loras

Posted: Monday, September 26th, 2016 at 5:50 am

It only took two catches for Central football junior Sam Markham to put his name next to another receiving record.

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Dutch Football Team Seeks Redemption in the Rock Bowl

Posted: Saturday, September 24th, 2016 at 5:50 am

Last year, the Central College football team surrendered 638 yards and lost a 55-48 shootout to Loras in Dubuque. The Dutch return to the scene of the crime today.

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Dutch Shutout Buena Vista in Iowa Conference Football Opener

Posted: Monday, September 19th, 2016 at 5:50 am

The Central College football team started slowly, but surged to a 33-0 win over Buena Vista Saturday afternoon at Ron and Joyce Schipper Stadium in Pella.

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Home Opener Today for Central College Football Team

Posted: Saturday, September 17th, 2016 at 5:50 am

After non-conference wins in Spokane, Washington and Rock Island, Illinois, the Central College football team finally returns to Pella for its first home game of the season.

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Second Half Explosion Propels Central to Football Victory over Augustana

Posted: Monday, September 12th, 2016 at 5:52 am

Central College exploded for 42 second half points and pulled away for a 45-17 football victory over Augustana Saturday afternoon in Rock Island, Illinois.

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Storied College Football Programs Square Off in Quad Cities

Posted: Saturday, September 10th, 2016 at 5:50 am

Two programs that have combined for 5 national championships and 8 trips to the Stagg Bowl will go head-to-head today in a crucial non-conference contest. Central makes the trip to Rock Island, Illinois to take on Augustana.

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Matter Wins IIAC Defensive Player of the Week

Posted: Wednesday, September 7th, 2016 at 5:50 am

Defense was at a premium Saturday in Spokane, Washington – but one Central defender stood above the rest. Senior Safety Zach Matter was named the Iowa Conference defensive player of the week.

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Central Fans Have Reason to Cheer for NFL’s Colts

Posted: Wednesday, September 7th, 2016 at 5:48 am

Family is an important aspect of the Central College athletic community, and the football program is no different. Names like Sikkink, Gray and Lindell have produced multiple generations of players, while the Sangers, Kacmarynskis, Sneads, Vander Lindens and others have sent groups of brothers to campus.

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Overtime Gamble Pays Off for Central College Football Team

Posted: Monday, September 5th, 2016 at 6:00 am

206 plays. 1,198 yards. 60-plus minutes. And it all came down to one go-for-it all gamble for the Central College football team in its season opener Saturday afternoon.

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Dutch Opens 2016 Football Campaign Today on West Coast

Posted: Saturday, September 3rd, 2016 at 5:50 am

The Central College football team opens the 2016 season today in Spokane, Washington against 19th-ranked Whitworth.

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Central Football Got a Good Tune-up for Saturday with Alumni Scrimmage

Posted: Thursday, September 1st, 2016 at 5:50 am

Central College opens the 2016 college football season Saturday in Spokane, Washington, but the Dutch got their first taste of real football this past weekend.

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Central Football Alumni Game Today

Posted: Saturday, August 27th, 2016 at 5:50 am

Before the Central College football team embarks on its 1500-mile trek to the west coast to the open the 2016 season for real, they’ll see action in Pella this afternoon.

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Maiuri Into 2nd Season as Central Football Offensive Coordinator

Posted: Saturday, August 20th, 2016 at 5:55 am

Big things are expected this year out of the offense of the Central College football team.

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New Coaches Join Central College Staff

Posted: Saturday, August 13th, 2016 at 5:54 am

Earlier this week, we reported that Nick Mulder has been promoted to the role of Defensive Coordinator for the Central College football team.

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Dutch Open Football Practices With New Defensive Leader

Posted: Thursday, August 11th, 2016 at 5:54 am

For the first time in more than three decades, the Central College football embarks on a new season today without Don DeWaard at the helm of their defense.

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The Wait for Central College Football is Over

Posted: Saturday, September 7th, 2013 at 5:57 am

Started months ago, the countdown on Central’s football page to their season opener is almost to all-zeroes, as today the Dutch open up their 2013 campaign at home against Wisconsin – Oshkosh.

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Turnovers Doom Dutch, Lose 30 – 25

Posted: Monday, October 15th, 2012 at 5:56 am

Central College nearly climbed out of a 23-0 hole following a disastrous first quarter but couldn’t overcome five turnovers in a frustrating 30-25 defeat Buena Vista University Saturday.

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Central Seeks First Road Win

Posted: Saturday, October 13th, 2012 at 5:56 am

Still looking for a win outside of Pella, the Central College football team takes to the road for its next two games and starts with Saturday’s contest against Buena Vista University at Storm Lake. Central is 2 – 3 overall and 1 – 1 in Iowa Conference play after running out of time for a second-half revival in a 21-18 defeat to Simpson College Saturday in Pella. Buena Vista is 0 – 5 overall and 0 – 2 in the league. Trevor Castle will have the call on 92.1 KRLS with pregame starting at 12:45 and kickoff is set for 1 p.m. at J. Leslie Rollins Stadium.

Dutch Focus in Practice this Week is Converting Third Downs

Posted: Wednesday, October 10th, 2012 at 5:56 am

Following a 21 – 18 loss to rival Simpson this past Saturday, Central College head football coach, Jeff McMartin, is looking for ways to keep his defense rested and have his offense sustain some drives for their upcoming game against Buena Vista.

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