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February 4, 2016 | Football Football Players Distribute Shoes to Culminate ‘Samaritan’s Feet’ Humanitarian Efforts Franklin, Ind. - Several Franklin College football players and coaches joined their Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference (HCAC) colleagues in distributing shoes at Holy Cross School in Indianapoli...
January 26, 2016 | Football Football Ranked Among Nation’s Leaders in Multiple Statistical Categories in 2015 Franklin, Ind. - The Franklin College football team and players ranked among NCAA Division III national leaders in several offensive, defensive, and special teams statistical categories –...
January 11, 2016 | Football Football Announces Additions, Revisions to Coaching Staff Franklin, Ind. - Franklin College Head Football Coach Mike Leonard has welcomed three new offensive coaches, while giving new responsibilities to other members of the Grizzlies’ coaching staff...
December 21, 2015 | Football Football Receives Votes in Final D3football.com Top 25 Poll Franklin, Ind. - The Franklin College football team received votes in the final D3football.com Top 25 poll for the 2015 season.
December 8, 2015 | Football Three Football Players Earn All-North Region Honors by D3football.com Franklin, Ind. - Three senior Franklin College football players have earned All-North Region honors by D3football.com for their strong seasons during the Grizzlies’ 2015 championship season.
December 2, 2015 Thirty-Three Fall Student-Athletes Named to Tom Bohlsen Academic All-HCAC Team Franklin, Ind. - Thirty-three Franklin College fall student-athletes from eight teams have been recognized for their successes in the classroom by being named to the 2015-16 Tom Bohlsen Academic...
December 1, 2015 | Football Austin Carlton Named First-Team Football Academic All-American Franklin, Ind. - Franklin College senior offensive lineman Austin Carlton (Evansville, Ind./F.J. Reitz) has earned the highest academic distinction for a NCAA Division III student-athlete, being named...
November 25, 2015 | Football Football’s Nate Bryan Named Semifinalist for Cliff Harris Award Franklin, Ind. - Franklin College senior defensive lineman Nate Bryan (Greencastle, Ind./North Putnam) has been selected a semifinalist for the 2015 Cliff Harris Award, presented by the Little Rock...
November 21, 2015 | Football Football Loses to Ohio Northern 27-22 in First-Round NCAA DIII Playoff Game Franklin, Ind. - The Franklin College football team was outscored 27-6 in the second half in losing a first-round NCAA Division III playoff game 27-22 to Ohio Northern University at Faught Stadium.
November 19, 2015 | Football Football Preparing to Host Ohio Northern in Saturday’s First-Round Playoff Game Franklin, Ind. - The Franklin College football team will host Ohio Northern University in a first-round NCAA Division III playoff game on Saturday, November 19, at noon from Faught Stadium.
November 18, 2015 | Football Chase Burton Named HCAC Football Offensive MVP, 15 Players Honored Franklin, Ind. - Franklin College sophomore quarterback Chase Burton (Corydon, Ind./Corydon Central) has been named the Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference’s (HCAC) Offensive Most Valuable...
November 17, 2015 | Football Football’s Nate Bryan Earns D3football.com Team of the Week Honor Franklin, Ind. - Recording four tackles for loss has earned Franklin College defensive lineman Nate Bryan (Greencastle, Ind./North Putnam) a spot on the D3football.com Team of the Week for the third...
November 14, 2015 | Football Football Retains Victory Bell, Leonard Wins 100th Game Hanover, Ind. - The Franklin College football team won its eighth straight game, defeating Hanover College 53-13 in the 2015 Victory Bell Classic on Saturday in the regular-season finale.
November 7, 2015 | Football Football Wins Sixth Straight HCAC Title, Defeats Defiance on Senior Day Franklin, Ind. - The Franklin College football team won its sixth straight Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference (HCAC) championship with a 35-7 Senior Day victory over Defiance College on Saturday...
November 16, 2015 | Football Ticket and Game Day Information Announced for Saturday’s Division III Football Playoff Game Franklin, Ind. - Franklin College will be hosting a NCAA Division III football contest for the fifth time when it battles Ohio Northern University in a first-round contest on Saturday, November 21, at...
November 15, 2015 | Football Football Hosting Ohio Northern in NCAA Division III First Round Playoffs on Saturday Franklin, Ind. - The Franklin College football will be hosting Ohio Northern University in a NCAA Division III first-round playoff matchup on Saturday, November 21 at Faught Stadium.
November 13, 2015 | Football Football Preparing for Victory Bell Classic Battle at Hanover Franklin, Ind. - The Franklin College football team looks to close out the 2015 regular season with an undefeated Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference (HCAC) record when it travels to Hanover...
November 10, 2015 | Football Lineman Nate Bryan Earns D3football.com Team of the Week Honor Franklin, Ind. - For the second time this season, Franklin College senior defensive lineman Nate Bryan (Greencastle, Ind./North Putnam) has been named to the D3football.com Team of the Week.
November 9, 2015 | Football Quarterback Chase Burton Named HCAC Football Offensive Player of the Week Franklin, Ind. - Franklin College sophomore quarterback Chase Burton (Corydon, Ind./Corydon Central) has received the Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference (HCAC) Offensive Player of the Week award...
November 5, 2015 | Football Lineman Austin Carlton Earns CoSIDA Academic All-District Football Honor Franklin, Ind. - Success in the classroom and gridiron has earned Franklin College senior offensive lineman Austin Carlton (Evansville, Ind./F.J. Reitz) a spot on the Academic All-District Football...
November 5, 2015 | Football Football Hosting Defiance for Senior Day Game on Saturday Franklin, Ind. - After enjoying a week off in the schedule, the Franklin College football team looks to keep the winning ways going when it hosts Defiance College on Saturday, November 7, at 1:30 p.m....
November 2, 2015 | Football Seeing Double: Jeremiah and Lucas Windell Share Special Bond Franklin, Ind. - Uniform numbers 40 and 33 are the only things separating twin brothers Lucas and Jeremiah Windell as members of the Franklin College football team.
November 2, 2015 | Football Register for the WES 5K on Saturday Franklin, Ind. - The Franklin College football team is hosting a 5k run/walk in memory of Speedway resident and former football player Wes Shambaugh on Saturday, November 7, at 10 a.m. at Grizzly...
October 26, 2015 | Football Football’s Jeremiah Windell Named HCAC Defensive Player of the Week Franklin, Ind. - Twelve tackles and a career-high two tackles for loss in a key game have garnered Franklin College senior linebacker Jeremiah Windell (Corydon, Ind./Corydon Central) honors as the...
October 24, 2015 | Football Football Takes HCAC Lead with 42-35 Win at Rose-Hulman Terre Haute, Ind. - The Franklin College football team took over sole possession of first place in the Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference (HCAC) with a 42-35 road victory over Rose-Hulman...
October 22, 2015 | Football Football Ready to Face Rose-Hulman in Battle of HCAC Undefeated Leaders Franklin, Ind. - The last two undefeated teams in Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference (HCAC) play will face off when the Franklin College football team travels to Rose-Hulman Institute of...
October 20, 2015 | Football Nate Bryan Named to D3football.com Team of the Week Franklin, Ind. - Franklin College senior defensive tackle Nate Bryan (Greencastle, Ind./North Putnam) has earned a spot on the D3football.com Team of the Week after having eight tackles and 2.5...
October 19, 2015 | Football Chase Burton Receives Fourth Consecutive HCAC Player of the Week Award Franklin, Ind. - For the fourth consecutive week, Franklin College sophomore quarterback Chase Burton (Corydon, Ind./Corydon Central) has been named the Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference (HCAC)...
October 17, 2015 | Football Big Plays Highlight Football Homecoming Win over MSJ Franklin, Ind. - The Franklin College football team scored four touchdowns each covering 46 or more yards in length in a 52-13 win over Mount St. Joseph University on Homecoming on Saturday at Faught...
October 15, 2015 | Football Football Hosting MSJ for Homecoming Game on Saturday Franklin, Ind. - The Franklin College football team seeks its fifth consecutive Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference (HCAC) victory this season when Mount St. Joseph University comes to Faught...
October 13, 2015 | Football Franklin College-MSJ Supporting Samaritan’s Feet by Hosting ‘Barefoot Bowl’ Football Game Franklin, Ind. - Franklin College Head Coach Mike Leonard and Mount St. Joseph University Head Coach Rod Huber will raise public awareness of others needing foot protection by coaching Saturday’...
October 12, 2015 | Football Three Fall Student-Athletes Earn HCAC Player of the Week Honor Franklin, Ind. - Three Franklin College fall student-athletes have been honored as Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference (HCAC) Player of the Week for strong performances on the gridiron, cross...
October 10, 2015 | Football Burton’s Perfect Passing Performance Fuels Football Past Earlham Richmond, Ind. - Franklin College sophomore quarterback Chase Burton (Corydon, Ind./Corydon Central) completed all 16 passing attempts for 327 yards and six touchdowns as the football team won 80-19...
October 8, 2015 | Football Football Continues HCAC Action at Earlham Franklin, Ind. - The Franklin College football team seeks to continue its winning ways in the Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference (HCAC) with a game at Earlham College on Saturday, October 10, at...
October 6, 2015 | Football Football’s Taylor Christensen Named to D3football.com Team of the Week Franklin, Ind. - Franklin College junior defensive back Taylor Christensen (Fishers, Ind./Hamilton Southeastern) has been named to the D3football.com Team of the Week for his valuable contributions in...
October 5, 2015 | Football Football’s Chase Burton Named HCAC Offensive Player of the Week Franklin, Ind. - For the second consecutive week, Franklin College sophomore quarterback Chase Burton (Corydon, Ind./Corydon Central) has been named the Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference’...
October 3, 2015 | Football Football Improves to 3-0 in HCAC with Home Shutout Win over Manchester Franklin, Ind. - The Franklin College football team posted its second consecutive home shutout in a 42-0 victory against Manchester University on Saturday from Faught Stadium. The Grizzlies improved...
October 1, 2015 | Football Football Hosting Manchester in Battle of League Undefeated Teams Franklin, Ind. - Two of the three undefeated football teams in Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference (HCAC) play are set to clash on Saturday, October 3, when Franklin College hosts Manchester...
October 1, 2015 | Football Senior Co-Captains Carlton & Bryan Helping Grizzlies Win Battle in the Trenches Franklin, Ind. - Most offensive and defensive linemen are better off seen and not heard, and under-appreciated for their roles in the team’s success. That’s not the case for Franklin...
September 28, 2015 | Football Wieneke, Fleet, and Burton Named HCAC Players of the Week Franklin, Ind. - Another week and another Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference (HCAC) Player of the Week Award for Franklin College volleyball player Mackenzie Wieneke (Seymour, Ind./Seymour) and...
September 26, 2015 | Football Strong Finish Leads Football Past Bluffton Franklin, Ind. - The Franklin College football team scored three fourth-quarter touchdowns in earning a 49-31 road victory over Bluffton University in Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference (HCAC)...
September 24, 2015 | Football Football Preparing for First HCAC Road Test at Bluffton Franklin, Ind. - The Franklin College football team continues Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference (HCAC) action with a road contest against Bluffton University on Saturday, September 26, at 1:30...
September 21, 2015 | Football Three Student-Athletes Earn HCAC Player of the Week Honors Franklin, Ind. - Three Franklin College student-athletes have earned recognition as Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference (HCAC) Player of the Week for helping lead their respective fall sports...
September 19, 2015 | Football Potent Rushing Attack Leads Football Past Anderson in HCAC Opener Franklin, Ind. - The Franklin College football team gained over 650 yards, including 324 rushing yards in winning 56-0 over Anderson University in the Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference opener...
September 17, 2015 | Football Football Opening HCAC Play at Home on Saturday Night against Anderson Franklin, Ind. - The Franklin College football team begins its quest for a sixth consecutive Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference (HCAC) championship by hosting Anderson University on Saturday,...
September 16, 2015 | Football Senior Receiving Duo Leading Football's Aerial Attack in 2015 Franklin, Ind. - You can’t teach height. The Franklin College football team is blessed to have two talented—and tall—pass catchers who are leading the Grizzlies’ prolific...
September 12, 2015 | Football Football Loses at Division I-FCS Butler Indianapolis, Ind. - The Franklin College football team scored two second-half touchdowns, but it was not enough in losing 41-14 to NCAA Division I-FCS Butler University on Saturday evening.
September 10, 2015 | Football Football Hits Road to Indy for Saturday Night Showdown at Butler Franklin, Ind. - The Franklin College football team will make the short drive to downtown Indianapolis for a game against Butler University of the non-scholarship, football-only NCAA Football...
September 5, 2015 | Football Football Loses Season Opener to Illinois Wesleyan Franklin, Ind. - The Franklin College football team lost its 2015 season opener 34-24 to Illinois Wesleyan University on Saturday at Faught Stadium.
September 2, 2015 | Football Football Ready to Kick Off Season at Home During Saturday’s Service Tribute Day Franklin, Ind. - The Franklin College football team will open the 2015 season with a home game against Illinois Wesleyan University on Saturday, September 5, at 1:30 p.m. from Faught Stadium on...
August 28, 2015 | Football Talented Defensive Backfield Ready to Face Challenges by 2015 Gridiron Opponents Franklin, Ind. - Blessed with 13 returning defensive backs, the Franklin College football team is looking to build off last season’s 15 interceptions for the upcoming fall campaign.
August 25, 2015 | Football Experienced Linebackers Looking to Continue Gridiron Success This Fall Franklin, Ind. - Offense may produce the headlines, but defense has played a significant role in the Franklin College football team consistently contending for Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference...
August 21, 2015 | Football Deep, Talented Line Unit Seeks to Anchor Gridiron Defense Franklin, Ind. - The Franklin College football team’s defense looks to be in good hands this fall, with eight starters returning from an unit that caused 22 turnovers.
August 18, 2015 | Football All-HCAC Players Eager to Keep Special Teams Productive During Fall Season Franklin, Ind. - The special teams could be truly “special” for the 2015 Franklin College football team, with a placekicker, punter, and punt/kickoff coverage player returning after...
August 14, 2015 | Football Offensive Backfield Looking to Make Its Mark on Gridiron in 2015 Franklin, Ind. - The Franklin College football team will have a different offensive play caller this fall, but it isn’t expected to slow down one of the most productive teams in NCAA Division...
August 13, 2015 | Football Touchdown Club Announces 2015 Tailgate Information Franklin, Ind. - The Franklin College football program’s Touchdown Club will once again help provide a festive environment for fans attending GRIZ home games for the upcoming 2015 season.
August 11, 2015 | Football Experienced Offensive Linemen to Provide Solid Foundation for 2015 Football Fortunes Franklin, Ind. - The Franklin College football team’s offense will be built upon a solid foundation, with four returning lineman, including a first-team All-North Region selection, from last...
August 6, 2015 | Football Get Your Griz Gear During Sale by August 16 Franklin, Ind. - For a limited time get your Franklin College football gear during the program's "Griz Gear Sale" with online purchases by Sunday, August 16.
August 5, 2015 | Football Deep Receiving Unit Looks to Keep Potent Football Offensive Attack Going Strong in 2015 Franklin, Ind. - Three returning starters among 19 total returning receivers and tight end players are striving to keep the Franklin College football team’s high-powered offense finely tuned for...
August 5, 2015 | Football Football Tapped by Coaches as Favorites for HCAC Championship Repeat Franklin, Ind. - The Franklin College football team is in familiar territory atop the Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference 2015 preseason poll by league coaches. The Grizzlies received five of the...
July 15, 2015 | Football Football’s Austin Carlton on Allstate AFCA Good Works Team’s ‘Watch List’ Franklin, Ind. - Contributions by Franklin College senior offensive lineman Austin Carlton (Evansville, Ind./F.J. Reitz) on and off the gridiron have made him among 197 college football players...
July 13, 2015 | Football Football Receiving Votes in D3football.com Preseason Poll Franklin, Ind. - With 16 returning starters, the 2015 Franklin College football team received votes in D3football.com’s preseason poll of the nation’s top 25 NCAA Division III teams.
July 13, 2015 | Football Former Football Player Joey Pasquale Signs Overseas Professional Contract Franklin, Ind. - Former Franklin College football player Joey Pasquale (Noblesville, Ind./Noblesville) has signed a professional contract to continue his gridiron career as a running back with the...
July 8, 2015 | Football Six Teams Ranked in Top 30 for NCAA Attendance During 2014-15 Season Franklin, Ind. - Six Franklin College athletic teams have been recognized for strong support from its fan bases, ranking among the top 30 NCAA Division III attendance leaders for the 2014-15 athletic...
June 18, 2015 | Football Seven Football Players Named to USA Football Preseason All-American Team Franklin, Ind. - Seven members of the 2015 Franklin College football team have been selected to the 26th annual USA College Football NCAA Division III Preseason All-American team.
June 3, 2015 | Football Football Earns Ranking in Two Preseason Publications Franklin, Ind. - The Franklin College football team enters the 2015 season ranked No. 23 among NCAA Division III teams in preseason polls published in Lindy’s Sports and The Sporting News...
March 2, 2015 | Football Sign Up for the 2015 GrizzlyBall Scramble Franklin, Ind. - Sign up for the 10th annual GrizzlyBall scramble, set for Friday, June 19 at Hillview Country Club. Sign up by April 30 saves you $25 during the early registration period.
March 9, 2015 | Football Grant Welp Becomes Fourth Football Player to Sign 2015 Professional Contract Franklin, Ind. - Franklin College senior Grant Welp (Ferdinand, Ind./Forest Park) has joined three 2013 graduates in gaining international professional football contracts, joining the Orebro Black...
February 25, 2015 | Football Former Football Players Sign 2015 Professional Overseas Contracts Franklin, Ind. - The football careers for three former Franklin College football players will continue in Europe this fall after signing professional contracts to play for teams in the Germany...
February 16, 2015 | Football Football Award Winners Announced at Team Banquet Franklin, Ind. - The Franklin College football program has awarded 22 members of the 2014 Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference (HCAC) champion and NCAA Division III playoff squad for outstanding...
January 30, 2015 | Football Football Releases 2015 Schedule Franklin, Ind. - Five home games and an intrastate non-conference road game highlight the Franklin College football team’s 2015 schedule.
May 4, 2015 Athletics Announces Season Award Winners at Annual Banquet Franklin, Ind. - Multiple sport student-athletes headlined awards presented Monday evening at the Franklin College athletic department’s annual banquet, marking the conclusion of a successful...
January 28, 2015 | Football Football Players Participate in HCAC Samaritan's Feet Shoe Distribution Franklin, Ind. - Members of the Franklin College football team joined the Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference at the second annual Samaritan's Feet shoe distribution event in Indianapolis on...
January 5, 2015 | Football Football Receives Votes in Final Polls Franklin, Ind. - The Franklin College football team continued its strong national reputation by concluding the 2014 season by receiving votes in the D3football.com and American Football Coaches...
December 11, 2014 | Football Football Players Named USA College Football All-Americans Franklin, Ind. - The postseason honors continue to roll in for the Franklin College football program, with three players being named USA College Football All-Americans for their play during the 2014...
December 8, 2014 | Football Four Football Players Earn D3football.com All-North Region Honors Franklin, Ind. - Four Franklin College football players have earned D3football.com All-North Region honors for their strong gridiron performances during the 2014 season.
December 2, 2014 | Football Austin Carlton Named Capital One Football Academic All-American Franklin, Ind. - Franklin College junior offensive lineman Austin Carlton (Evansville, Ind./F.J. Reitz) has been named a second-team Capital One Academic All-American by the College Sports Information...
November 24, 2014 | Football Football’s Taylor Christensen Among Top 100 Selections for Cliff Harris Defense Award Franklin, Ind. - Franklin College sophomore defensive back Taylor Christensen (Fishers, Ind./Hamilton Southeastern) has been selected among the top 100 defensive players for the national Cliff Harris...
November 22, 2014 | Football Football Loses Playoff Opener at Wabash Crawfordsville, Ind. - The Franklin College football team lost a NCAA Division III first-round contest 33-14 at Wabash College on Saturday at Hollett Stadium.
November 19, 2014 | Football Grant Welp Named HCAC Football Offensive MVP, Coaching Staff Honored Franklin, Ind. - Franklin College senior quarterback Grant Welp (Ferdinand, Ind./Forest Park) has been named the Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference’s (HCAC) Offensive Most Valuable Player...
November 15, 2014 | Football Offense Shines in Football Victory Bell Classic Win over Hanover Franklin, Ind. - The Franklin College football team completed an undefeated Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference (HCAC) season with a 49-33 win over rival Hanover College in the Victory Bell...
November 11, 2014 | Football Football’s Taylor Christensen Named to D3football.com’s Team of the Week Franklin, Ind. - Franklin College sophomore defensive back Taylor Christensen (Fishers, Ind./Hamilton Southeastern) has been named to the D3football.com Team of the Week after recording eight tackles,...
November 9, 2014 | Football Football Hosting Hanover in Victory Bell Classic on Saturday Franklin, Ind. - Another chapter will be written in one of the nation’s most prestigious NCAA Division III rivalries when the Franklin College football team hosts Hanover College in the annual...
November 10, 2014 | Football Football's Christensen, Stogner Named HCAC Players of the Week Franklin, Ind. - Franklin College sophomore football players Taylor Christensen (Fishers, Ind./Hamilton Southeastern) and Kole Stogner (Greenwood, Ind./Greenwood) have been honored as the Heartland...
November 8, 2014 | Football Football Captures Fifth Straight HCAC Title, Defeats Defiance 48-14 Defiance, Ohio - The Franklin College football team won its fifth consecutive Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference (HCAC) title with a 48-14 road victory over Defiance College on Saturday.
November 6, 2014 | Football Football’s Austin Carlton Named Capital One Academic All-District Franklin, Ind. - Franklin College junior offensive lineman Austin Carlton (Evansville, Ind./F.J. Reitz) has been named to the Capital One Academic All-District Football Team, selected by the College...
November 5, 2014 | Football Football Takes HCAC Title Chase to Defiance on Saturday Franklin, Ind. - The Franklin College football team looks to wrap up its fifth consecutive Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference (HCAC) championship when the season resumes at Defiance College on...
October 28, 2014 | Football Football’s Grant Welp Named to D3football.com National Team of the Week Franklin, Ind. - Franklin College senior quarterback Grant Welp (Ferdinand, Ind./Forest Park) has earned D3football.com national Team of the Week honors after accounting for five touchdowns and...
October 27, 2014 | Football Three Student-Athletes Named HCAC Players of the Week Franklin, Ind. - Two Franklin College football players have joined the women’s soccer team’s goalkeeper in being recognized as the Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference’s (HCAC)...
October 25, 2014 | Football Strong Fourth Quarter Propels Football Past Rose-Hulman Franklin, Ind. - The Franklin College football team scored 20 fourth-quarter points to remain undefeated in Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference (HCAC) play with a 41-21 win over Rose-Hulman...
October 23, 2014 | Football Football Program Supporting Samaritan’s Feet Program on Saturday Franklin, Ind. - The Franklin College football program is once again lending its support to the Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference’s (HCAC) Samaritan’s Feet program, and is encouragi...
October 22, 2014 | Football Football Preparing to Battle Rose-Hulman in Key HCAC Matchup Franklin, Ind. - The Franklin College football team will face another challenging Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference (HCAC) opponent on Saturday, October 25, when Rose-Hulman Institute of...
October 20, 2014 | Football Football’s Grant Welp Named HCAC Offensive Player of the Week for Third Time Franklin, Ind. - Scoring four touchdowns and leading the Franklin College football team into first place in the Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference (HCAC) have earned Franklin College senior...
October 20, 2014 | Football Vote for Football's Two-Point Conversion Play in GEICO Play of the Year Franklin, Ind. - Franklin College's two-point conversion pass play in the football team's 29-28 win at Manchester University in the GEICO Play of the Year, Intersport voting. The winner in the fan...
October 18, 2014 | Football Football Takes HCAC Lead with Win at MSJ Cincinnati, Ohio - The Franklin College football team took over sole possession of first place in the Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference (HCAC) after a 38-28 win at Mount St. Joseph University...
October 16, 2014 | Football Football Travels to Mount St. Joseph for HCAC Showdown Franklin, Ind. - Sole possession of first place in the Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference (HCAC) will be on the line when the Franklin College football team travels to Mount St. Joseph Universit...
October 11, 2014 | Football Big Plays Highlight Homecoming Football Win over Earlham Franklin, Ind. - Senior running back Joey Pasquale (Noblesville, Ind./Noblesville) scored three touchdowns as the Franklin College football team earned a 49-20 win over Earlham College in the 2014...
October 8, 2014 | Football Football Facing Earlham in Saturday’s Homecoming Game Franklin, Ind. - The Franklin College football team will host Earlham College in the college’s annual homecoming game on Saturday, October 11, starting at 1:30 p.m., from Faught Stadium.
October 6, 2014 | Football Welp, Knue Named HCAC Players of the Week Franklin, Ind. - Franklin College senior football quarterback Grant Welp (Ferdinand, Ind./Forest Park) and sophomore golfer Jack Knue (Zionsville, Ind./Zionsville) have been recognized as Heartland...
October 4, 2014 | Football Late Drive Propels Football Past Manchester North Manchester, Ind. - A 12 play, 84-yard scoring drive and a successful two-point conversion helped the Franklin College football team pick up a 29-28 Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference...
October 1, 2014 | Football Football Continues Conference Season at Manchester on Saturday Franklin, Ind. - The Franklin College football team puts its 2-0 Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference (HCAC) record on the line in a road game at Manchester University on Saturday, October 4,...
September 29, 2014 | Football Three Student-Athletes Saluted as HCAC Players of the Week Franklin, Ind. – Three Franklin College student-athletes have been recognized as Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference (HCAC) Players of the Week for their efforts in helping lead fall sports...
September 27, 2014 | Football Football Improves to 2-0 in HCAC Play with Victory over Bluffton Franklin, Ind. - The Franklin College football team gained 631 yards in total offense and the defense created two first-half turnovers in cruising past Bluffton University 54-21 on Saturday at Faught...
September 24, 2014 | Football Football Hosting Bluffton, Honoring Service Tribute Day on Saturday Franklin, Ind. - The Franklin College football team looks to even its season record when hosting Bluffton University in Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference (HCAC) action on Service Tribute Day...
September 22, 2014 | Football Football’s Grant Welp Named HCAC Offensive Player of the Week Franklin, Ind. - Throwing five touchdown passes and completing passes for 321 yards have earned Franklin College senior quarterback Grant Welp (Ferdinand, Ind./Forest Park) the Heartland Collegiate...
September 20, 2014 | Football Aerial Attack Leads Football to HCAC Victory at Anderson Anderson, Ind. - The Franklin College football team opened defense of the Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference (HCAC) championship in a big way, scoring 48 first-half points in a 62-14 victory at...
September 17, 2014 | Football Football Begins HCAC Title Defense at Anderson on Saturday Franklin, Ind. - The Franklin College football team’s quest for a fifth consecutive Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference (HCAC) title begins by opening league play at Anderson University on...
September 13, 2014 | Football Football Leads No. 1 Wisconsin-Whitewater Early Before Losing in 2013 Playoff Rematch Franklin, Ind. - NCAA Division III No. 1-ranked University of Wisconsin-Whitewater scored 21 third-quarter points to break open a close first half in defeating the Franklin College football team 42-13...
September 10, 2014 | Football Dylan Jenney Named to D3football.com Team of the Week Franklin, Ind. - Franklin College senior tight end Dylan Jenney (Floyds Knobs, Ind./Floyd Central) has been recognized nationally on the D3football.com Team of the Week for his strong performance in...
September 10, 2014 | Football Football Faces Top-Ranked, Defending Champ Wisconsin-Whitewater in Home Opener Franklin, Ind. - The Franklin College football team doesn’t shy away from challenges. That’s why the Grizzlies are opening the home season on Saturday against No. 1-ranked University of...
September 6, 2014 | Football Football Loses Season-Opening Shootout at Illinois Wesleyan Bloomington, Ill. - The Franklin College football team recorded 438 offensive yards in a 42-35 season-opening loss at Illinois Wesleyan University on Saturday – a match up that featured two 2013...
September 5, 2014 | Football Seeing Double: Jeremiah and Lucas Windell Share Special Bond Franklin, Ind. - Uniform numbers 40 and 33 are the only things separating twin brothers Lucas and Jeremiah Windell as members of the Franklin College football team.
September 3, 2014 | Football Franklin-Illinois Wesleyan Football Opener Features Match Up of 2013 Playoff Teams Franklin, Ind. - The nationally ranked Franklin College football team begins its 2014 season with a road match up against Illinois Wesleyan University on Saturday, September 6 at 2 p.m. in Bloomington...
September 3, 2014 | Football Football Works Together to Achieve Winning Spirit Franklin, Ind. - When it comes to athletics, the Franklin College football team has its own way of welcoming new blood and in this case 59 freshmen.
August 25, 2014 | Football Football 2014 Positional Preview: Special Teams Franklin, Ind. - Special teams join the 2014 Franklin College football team’s offensive and defensive units in seeking key replacements heading into the upcoming fall season.
August 22, 2014 | Football Football 2014 Positional Preview: Defensive Backs Franklin, Ind. - The Franklin College defense will be under a new coordinator in 2014 as defensive back coach and alumnus Brian Harbin takes over the reins of the Grizzlies’ 4-3 defensive...
August 21, 2014 | Football Head Football Coach Mike Leonard Interview on WNDE 1260 AM Franklin, Ind. - Franklin College Head Football Coach Mike Leonard was featured during a radio interview on WNDE 1260 AM's "Query and Schultz" show on Wednesday, August 20.
August 18, 2014 | Football Football 2014 Positional Preview: Linebackers Franklin, Ind. - The Franklin College defense seeks to find four new starting linebackers as it prepares to defend the Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference (HCAC) championship and affirm preseason...
August 15, 2014 | Football Football 2014 Positional Preview: Defensive Line Franklin, Ind. - Defense may be one of the few question marks for a 2014 Franklin College football team that’s ranked in two preseason polls and is the favorite to capture its fifth consecutive...
August 11, 2014 | Football Football 2014 Positional Preview: Backfield Franklin, Ind. - Five veteran offensive linemen should help smooth the transition to a first-year starting quarterback for the Franklin College football team during the 2014 season.
August 8, 2014 | Football Football 2014 Positional Preview: Receivers Franklin, Ind. - The Franklin College football team’s first-year starting quarterback will be blessed to have several talented passing options this fall, with three returning starting receivers...
August 6, 2014 | Football Football Tapped Favorite in 2014 HCAC Coaches’ Preseason Poll Franklin, Ind. - The nationally ranked Franklin College football team has been selected by coaches as the preseason favorite to capture the Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference (HCAC) championship...
August 5, 2014 | Football Fans Get Your Franklin Football Gear Franklin, Ind. - Fans of the nationally ranked Franklin College football team can get decked out in Navy Blue and Old Gold merchandise for the 2014 season through Lids Team Score and Nike. The gear...
August 4, 2014 | Football Football 2014 Positional Preview: Offensive Line Franklin, Ind. - The 2014 Franklin College football team is blessed with all five returning offensive line starting players from a unit that averaged 42.2 points and 464.8 yards per game last fall.
August 1, 2014 | Football Football’s Austin Carlton Named D3football.com Preseason All-American Franklin, Ind. - The preseason accolades continue to pile up for the Franklin College football team. Junior offensive lineman Austin Carlton (Evansville, Ind./F.J. Reitz) has been named a second-team...
July 24, 2014 | Football Harbin Promoted to Defensive Coordinator on Football Staff, Mills Added as Assistant Franklin, Ind. - Franklin College Head Football Coach Mike Leonard has announced the promotion of Brian Harbin as defensive coordinator, and addition of Mel Mills as assistant coach to the Grizzlies&r...
July 21, 2014 | Football Former Franklin College Quarterback Shining Overseas Franklin, Ind. - Former Franklin College standout quarterback Jonny West continues to win football games, no matter where he plays.
July 16, 2014 | Football Football Ranked 25th in D3football.com Preseason Poll Franklin, Ind. - The Franklin College football team enters the 2014 season ranked No. 25 in the D3football.com national preseason poll announced by the organization on Wednesday.
June 10, 2014 | Football Football’s Austin Carlton Earns Lindy’s Sports Preseason All-American Honor Franklin, Ind. - Franklin College junior offensive lineman Austin Carlton (Evansville, Ind./F.J. Reitz) has been named a second-team preseason All-American by Lindy’s Sports in the magazine&rsqu...
June 3, 2014 | Football Football Ranked 12th Nationally by Preseason Publication Franklin, 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...
June 2, 2014 | Football Kyle Linville Named 2013-14 HCAC Male Athlete of the Year Franklin, Ind. - Franklin College senior football player Kyle Linville (Speedway, Ind./Speedway) has been named the 2013-14 Male Athlete of the Year for the Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference...
January 21, 2014 | Football Franklin Announces 2014 Football Schedule, Featuring Home Opener against NCAA DIII Champion Franklin, Ind. - The Franklin College football team will once again play one of the nation’s most challenging non-conference schedules, with games against defending NCAA Division III national...
March 20, 2014 | Football Football Announces 2013 Season Award Winners Franklin, Ind. - Thirteen Franklin College football student-athletes received team and positional awards during the program’s banquet that celebrated another championship season in 2013.
March 3, 2014 | Football Kyle Linville, Jonny West to Continue Gridiron Careers Overseas Franklin, Ind. - After record-setting gridiron careers at Franklin College, senior wide receiver Kyle Linville (Speedway, Ind./Speedway) and senior quarterback Jonny West (Speedway, Ind./Speedway)...
January 29, 2014 | Football Football Earns NCAA Statistical Title Franklin, Ind. - Franklin College’s successful 2013 football season has garnered the program national recognition in leading NCAA Division III teams in one offensive statistical category, and...
January 2, 2014 | Football Kyle Linville Named D3football.com All-American Franklin, Ind. - The postseason honors continue to roll in for Franklin College senior split end Kyle Linville (Speedway, Ind./Speedway), named a first-team All-American for the 2013 season by...
December 16, 2013 | Football Kyle Linville Earns AFCA All-American Football Honor Franklin, Ind. - Record-setting Franklin College senior split end Kyle Linville (Speedway, Ind./Speedway) has received NCAA Division III All-American honors for the 2013 season by the American...
December 4, 2013 | Football Franklin College Places 31 Student-Athletes on Heartland Conference’s Fall All-Academic Team Franklinn, Ind. - A total of 31 Franklin College fall sports student-athletes have been recognized for successes in competition and the classroom by being named to the Heartland Collegiate Athletic...
December 3, 2013 | Football Parks, Linville Become Franklin's First Capital One Academic All-American Football Players Franklin, Ind. - Standouts on the football field and in the classroom, seniors Michael Parks (Shelbyville, Ind./Shelbyville) and Kyle Linville (Speedway, Ind./Speedway) have become the first Franklin...
November 30, 2013 | Football Football Season Ends with Second-Round Playoff Loss at UW-Whitewater Whitewater, Wis. - The Franklin College football team lost 33-3 at the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater in the second round of the NCAA Division III playoffs on Saturday.
November 27, 2013 | Football Football Taking on No. 5 Wisconsin-Whitewater in Second-Round Playoff Game Franklin, Ind. - The No. 20-ranked Franklin College football team travels to No. 5-ranked University of Wisconsin-Whitewater for a second-round NCAA Division III playoff contest on Saturday, November...
November 26, 2013 | Football Kyle Linville Selected as Finalist for 2013 Division III Gagliardi Trophy Franklin, Ind. - Franklin College senior split end Kyle Linville (Speedway, Ind./Speedway) has been named one of the 10 finalists for the 2013 Gagliardi Trophy given to the most outstanding football...
November 23, 2013 | Football Late Touchdown Pass Gives Franklin Thrilling NCAA Playoff Game Victory over Washington University Franklin, Ind. - A 35-yard touchdown pass with 18 seconds remaining gave the Franklin College football team a thrilling 17-10 victory over Washington University-St. Louis on Saturday, November 23, at...
November 21, 2013 | Football Football Hosting Washington University in Saturday’s NCAA First Round Playoff Game Franklin, Ind. - For the fourth time, the Franklin College football team is hosting a game in the NCAA Division III postseason playoffs, facing Washington University-St. Louis on Saturday, November...
November 20, 2013 | Football Football Playoff Tickets Now on Sale Franklin, Ind. - Tickets for Saturday’s NCAA Division III first-round football playoff game between Franklin College and Washington University-St. Louis are now available for purchase on campus.
November 20, 2013 | Football West Leads Franklin College Football All-HCAC Selections Franklin, Ind. - Franklin College football had 13 first-team All-Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference selections, including Offensive Most Valuable Player Jonny West (Speedway, Ind./Speedway), for...
November 17, 2013 | Football Football Hosting Washington University-St. Louis in Playoffs on Saturday Franklin, Ind. - The Franklin College football team has been selected to host Washington University-St. Louis in a NCAA Division III first-round playoff contest on Saturday, November 23 at noon from...
November 16, 2013 | Football Football Claims HCAC Title, Playoff Berth with Victory Bell Win at Hanover Hanover, Ind. - The Franklin College football team won its fourth straight Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference (HCAC) title and berth to the NCAA Division III playoffs with a 59-21 victory over...
November 14, 2013 | Football Football Preparing for Annual Victory Bell Classic at Hanover on Saturday Franklin, Ind. - The Franklin College football team looks to secure its fourth consecutive Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference (HCAC) title and trip to the NCAA Division III playoffs when it...
November 9, 2013 | Football Football Loses at Bluffton 24-17 Bluffton, Ohio - The Franklin College football team had its 31-game Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference (HCAC) winning streak ended in a 24-17 loss at Bluffton University on Saturday. The...
November 7, 2013 | Football Football Looks to Continue Winning Ways at Bluffton Franklin, Ind. - The No. 9-ranked Franklin College football team searches for its fourth consecutive Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference (HCAC) championship and NCAA Division III tournament...
November 7, 2013 | Football Linville, Parks Named to Capital One Academic All-District Football Team Franklin, Ind. - Two leading players for Franklin College’s nationally ranked football team have been honored for their success off the playing field, earning Capital One Academic All-District...
November 2, 2013 | Football No. 11-Ranked Football Defeats Defiance 41-7 on Senior Day Franklin, Ind. - The No. 11-ranked Franklin College football improved to 6-0 in Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference (HCAC) play with a 41-7 victory over Defiance College on Senior Day at Faught...
October 31, 2013 | Football No. 11-Ranked Franklin Hosting Defiance in Football Senior Day on Saturday Franklin, Ind. - The nationally ranked Franklin College football program will honor its most successful group of seniors prior to the regular-season home finale on Saturday, November 2 at 1:30 p.m....
October 26, 2013 | Football Linville, West Power No. 12 Football Past Rose-Hulman 64-14 Terre Haute, Ind. - The No. 12-ranked Franklin College football team scored four different ways in earning a decisive 64-14 victory at Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology on Saturday afternoon at Cook...
October 24, 2013 | Football No. 12 Franklin Preparing for HCAC Football Showdown at Rose-Hulman Franklin, Ind. - First place in the Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference (HCAC) is at stake when the No. 12-ranked Franklin College and Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology football teams put their...
October 19, 2013 | Football Football Extends HCAC Winning Streak to 30 Games with 67-7 Victory over Anderson The No. 14-ranked Franklin College football team scored 35 first-quarter points and amassed 602 yards in total offense for a 67-7 victory over Anderson University on Community Day on Saturday at...
October 17, 2013 | Football Football Hosting Anderson in Community Day Showdown The No. 14-ranked Franklin College football team seeks its fourth consecutive victory when it hosts Anderson University in a Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference (HCAC) showdown at Faught Stadium...
October 12, 2013 | Football Offense Sets Records in 55-27 Homecoming Football Win over MSJ Franklin College’s No. 14-ranked football team set one offensive record and tied another mark in a 55-27 victory over the College of Mount St. Joseph in the 2013 Homecoming contest at Faught...
October 9, 2013 | Football Football Playing Mount St. Joseph for Homecoming on Saturday The Franklin College football team will look to keep the winning ways going when it hosts the College of Mount St. Joseph for Homecoming on Saturday, October 12 at 1:30 p.m. from Faught Stadium.
September 28, 2013 | Football Football Scores 80 Points in Win at Earlham No. 14-ranked Franklin College gained 608 offensive yards in an 80-14 road victory at Earlham College in Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference football action on Saturday afternoon at Darrell Beane...
September 26, 2013 | Football Football Travels to Earlham on Saturday For ‘Coach to Cure MD’ Game The No. 14-ranked Franklin College football team looks to even its season record and continue its winning ways in the Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference (HCAC) when the Grizzlies travel to...
September 23, 2013 | Football Three Student-Athletes Earn HCAC Player of the Week Honors Franklin College student athletes swept the cross country and earned football offensive player of the week honors, the Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference (HCAC) office announced on Monday.
September 21, 2013 | Football Aerial Attack Leads Football Past Manchester 48-7 in HCAC Opener Franklin College senior quarterback Jonny West (Speedway, Ind./Speedway) completed 30-of-34 passes and threw four touchdowns to lead the No. 13-ranked Grizzlies to a 48-7 victory over Manchester...
September 14, 2013 | Football Football Loses Home Opener to Butler No. 13-ranked Franklin College suffered its second straight three-point loss, falling 31-28 to NCAA Division I-FCS Butler University on Saturday night at Faught Stadium.
September 11, 2013 | Football Football to Host Butler in First Night Game at Faught Stadium on Saturday The Franklin College football team will play under the lights for the first time at Faught Stadium when it host Butler University in the 2013 home opener on Saturday, September 14 at 6 p.m.
September 9, 2013 | Football Football Improves to No. 13 in D3football.com Poll The Franklin College football team has moved up to No. 13 in the first regular season D3football.com poll, the organization announced.
September 7, 2013 | Football No. 19 Football Loses Thriller at No. 1 Mount Union The No. 19th-ranked Franklin College football team scored 27 second-half points and held a fourth-quarter lead before losing 30-27 at No. 1-ranked University of Mount Union in Saturday’s season...
Calendar
September 03
Football
6:00 PM
Thomas More
Franklin
Alumni Day
September 10
Football
6:30 PM
Franklin
at Butler
Youth Football Night
September 17
Football
1:30 PM
Franklin
at Defiance
September 24
Football
1:30 PM
Bluffton
Franklin
Tribute to Service Day
October 01
Football
1:30 PM
Franklin
at Manchester
October 08
Football
1:30 PM
Earlham
Franklin
Homecoming
October 22
Football
1:30 PM
Rose-Hulman
Franklin
Samaritan's Feet
October 29
Football
1:30 PM
Franklin
at Mt. St. Joseph
Schueler Field- Senior Day
November 05
Football
1:30 PM
Franklin
at Anderson (Ind.)
November 12
Football
1:30 PM
Hanover
Franklin
Victory Bell Classic