Paquette Joins Football Coaching StaffCornwall, Vermont native Ryan Paquette has joined the football coaching staff at Middlebury College. He will also serve as the department's strength and conditioning coach. Paquette comes to Middlebury from Maine Maritime Academy, where he served as the defensive coordinator and strength and conditioning coach for the past two seasons.
Hauschka Featured In ESPN.com ArticleIt speaks volumes about Pete Carroll that he listened. It says even more about Steven Hauschka that he spoke up. With Seattle trailing 17-13 early in the fourth quarter of the NFC Championship Game, and facing a 4th-and-7 from the 49ers' 35-yard line, the Seahawks coach was about to send Hauschka out to try a 53-yard field goal.
Case Western Reserve Announces 2014 Football ScheduleCLEVELAND – A pair of home games under the lights and the first season in the Presidents' Athletic Conference set the stage for an exciting fall as Case Western Reserve University has announced its 2014 football schedule.
Franklin Football Ranked 12th Nationally by Preseason PublicationFranklin, Ind. - Franklin College’s 2014 football team has earned the nation’s No. 12 preseason ranking among NCAA Division III teams in Lindy’s Sports’ college football preview issue. This marks the fourth straight year that the Grizzlies have been ranked in a preseason poll.
Yeomen Football Announces 2014 Recruiting ClassOberlin, Ohio – Oberlin College Head Football Coach Jay Anderson announced his 2014 recruiting class on Monday. With a total of 23 incoming freshmen, the class is one of the biggest in program history.
CMS heads to Austria and Czech Republic to play in Charity BowlThe Claremont-Mudd-Scripps football team will head to Austria and the Czech Republic next week and face the Austrian National Team in the annual Charity Bowl as part of a nine-day overseas tour organized by Global Football. The Stags will face the Austrian National Team at Hohe Warte Stadium in Vienna on Sunday, May 25.
Juniata Football Announces Summer Camps and CombineHUNTINGDON, Pa. – The Juniata College football team has announced its youth and big men camps, college prospect combine, and 7-on-7 passing tournament. All four will take place in the month of June. The Youth Camp, which runs June 16-18, is the only multi-day camp. While the College Prospect Combine, Big Man Camp, and 7-on-7 Passing Tournament are all single day programs.
Foote Honored by the National Football Foundation Vermont ChapterAdding to his accolades off the football field, recent Middlebury graduate McCallum Foote (Newton, Mass.) was honored at the Vermont Chapter's National Football Foundation 2013 awards ceremony on the campus of Castleton State. Foote was a recipient of the chapter's Collegiate Scholar-Athlete Award.
Manchester University places three on NFF Hampshire SocietyThe senior trio of defensive lineman Scott Barry (Plymouth, Ind.), defensive back Jacob Meyer (Highland, Ind.) and running back Joe Hunter (Rushville, Ind.) represented Manchester University on the 2014 National Football Foundation’s Hampshire Society.
Hauschka's Secret to Success: RelaxationMaintaining a strict routine and meditating to cope with stress are two of Middlebury graduate Steven Hauschka's keys to becoming a successful placekicker in the National Football League.
Super Bowl Champion Steven Hauschka '07 to Visit MiddleburySeattle Seahawks’ kicker and Super Bowl Champion Steven Hauschka will visit his alma mater on April 17-18. The ’07 Middlebury graduate will be doing events both on and off campus over the two-day period. Hauschka will speak and be interviewed by Sports Illustrated senior writer Alex Wolff during a presentation on Thursday, April 17 at 7:00 p.m. in the McCullough Social Space on campus. The event is open to Middlebury College ID holders only, with free tickets available at the box office on April 3. A public event will take place on Friday, April 18 at 7:00 p.m. in the auditorium at Middlebury Union High School with donations benefiting “Project Graduation”. A meet and greet will follow.
Fogarty named offensive coordinator for ColbyWATERVILLE, Maine --- Shane Fogarty, a former player and assistant coach for the University of Connecticut, was named offensive coordinator for the Colby College football team on Monday.
Hauschka Signs Three-Year Deal With SeahawksFormer Middlebury College kicker Steven Hauschka ’07 has agreed to terms on a three-year contract with the Seattle Seahawks worth $9.15 million with $3.35 million guaranteed. Hauschka originally signed with Seattle in Sept. of 2011 after he was released by the Denver Broncos. He is now one of the top-10 highest-paid kickers in the NFL.
Crawford, Herrera and Stanek land on SCIAC All-Academic football team for CMSA trio of Claremont-Mudd-Scripps football players in junior defensive back Phil Crawford, sophomore linebacker A.J. Herrera and sophomore wideout and punter Tyler Stanek have all been selected to the Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SCIAC) All-Academic team, the conference announced on March 4.