N.C. Wesleyan Battling Bishops

Schedule

Overall record: 6-4 - Conference: 5-2
All times Eastern   (* Conference; • In-region)
9/7 vs. Hampden-Sydney L, 33-23
9/13 at Widener L, 7-6
9/20 vs. Emory and Henry W, 17-16
9/27 vs. Methodist * • W, 42-0
10/4 at Maryville (Tenn.) * • L, 37-24
10/18 vs. Averett * • W, 49-24
10/25 at Shenandoah * • W, 47-28
11/1 vs. Christopher Newport * • L, 27-26
11/8 at Ferrum * • W, 41-14
11/15 vs. Greensboro * • W, 35-3
Overall record: 6-4 - Conference: 5-2
All times Eastern   (* Conference; • In-region)
9/27 vs. Methodist * • W, 42-0
10/4 at Maryville (Tenn.) * • L, 37-24
10/18 vs. Averett * • W, 49-24
10/25 at Shenandoah * • W, 47-28
11/1 vs. Christopher Newport * • L, 27-26
11/8 at Ferrum * • W, 41-14
11/15 vs. Greensboro * • W, 35-3

2008

Schools Conf All
Christopher Newport 7-0 8-2
Ferrum 5-2 7-3
N.C. Wesleyan 5-2 6-4
Averett 4-3 5-5
Maryville (Tenn.) 4-3 5-5
Shenandoah 2-5 3-7
Methodist 1-6 2-8
Greensboro 0-7 2-8

Past Records

Year Overall Conf
2016 0-0, 0-0 USAC
2015 5-5, 5-2 USAC
2014 5-5, 4-4 USAC
2013 2-8, 2-5 USAC
2012 3-7, 2-5 USAC
2011 2-8, 2-5 USAC
2010 7-3, 6-1 USAC
2009 8-3, 7-0 USAC
2008 6-4, 5-2 USAC
2007 9-3, 7-0 USAC
2006 6-4, 5-2 USAC
2005 4-6, 3-4 USAC
2004 4-4, 3-3 USAC

Team Info

N.C. Wesleyan

Battling Bishops

Coach: Mark Henninger (Wittenberg '96)
Conference: USAC
Enrollment: 1107
Location: Rocky Mount, NC
Colors: Royal Blue, Gold
Stadium: Rocky Mount Athletic Football Stadium (5000)
Surface: Grass

News Releases

October 26, 2016 After the deluge The USA South was hit hard by Hurricane Matthew. Methodist and N.C. Wesleyan are picking up the pieces and slowly regaining a sense of normalcy on campus. Getting back on the football field is helping the recovery. More in Around the Mid-Atlantic.
October 1, 2016 Top 25: UWW wins WIAC clash; Central, Huntingdon fall No. 2 UW-Whitewater came away with the road win at No. 8 UW-Platteville, while Dubuque ruined Central's unbeaten record, Huntingdon fell on the road and Hobart survived. More in Saturday's Top 25 roundup.
August 29, 2016 10 games to watch in 2016 There's a new Around the Mid-Atlantic columnist, but he's no stranger to D3football.com readers. Here are the 10 games in the region that caught Andrew Lovell's eye when he studied the USA South, ODAC, and Centennial schedules.
November 8, 2015 N.C. Wesleyan's Midgett is a servant and a leader Dustin Midgett has spent portions of his past two offseasons helping minister in Ecuador. That off-field leadership has translated onto the field this year. The three-year starter at quarterback and teammate Malik Adams form the USA South's most potent offensive combination as well as one of its most unique friendships. More in Around the Mid-Atlantic.
October 11, 2014 Midgett Tosses Record Six TDs in NCWC Win at LaGrange Sophomore quarterback Dustin Midgett threw for a program-record six touchdown passes on Saturday afternoon to lead his Battling Bishops to their third straight win, 48-21, at LaGrange College. In addition to topping Wesleyan's record book, his six TDs tied the USA South record for TD passes in a game.
October 4, 2014 Midgett-to-Bishop TD Caps NCWC's Comeback Win over AU N.C. Wesleyan junior quarterback Dustin Midgett threw three touchdowns in the fourth quarter, the last to freshman wideout Dwayne Bishop with 15 seconds remaining, to fuel a thrilling 34-30 come-from-behind win over Averett University on Saturday in Rocky Mount. Wesleyan scored 27 points in the final period to secure the team's second straight USA South win and the program's first back-to-back league victories since the 2010 season.