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Knights football dominates Finlandia

Knights football dominates Finlandia

The Wartburg Knights football team (2-1) won their home opener 56-0 on Saturday in a blowout win against Finlandia. This is the fourth home opener sjutout win in Walston-Hoover Stadium era (since 2001). “We’re learning the strengths of everybody and people are gaining experience all the time. When you have […]

by · September 24, 2016 · 0 comments · Football, Sports
Brothers in orange and black

Brothers in orange and black

If you’re a fan of Wartburg sports, you may recognize the names Tyler Willis and Logan Schrader.  Willis was a two-year starter at second base on Wartburg’s baseball team.  Schrader holds several school records and is currently playing football in Germany.  Both graduated in May. Their brothers, Connor Schrader and Eric […]

by · September 23, 2016 · 0 comments · Baseball, Football, Sports
Head Wartburg football coach Rick Willis talks on the 2016 Fall Sports Media Day. -Marketing & Communication

Willis gets 150 wins

The Wartburg football team got the victory Saturday in Lincoln, Nebraska against Nebraska Wesleyan. With the win, head football coach Rick Willis secured his 150th win at Wartburg. This year marks the head Knight’s 17th year as Wartburg’s head football coach. During those 17 seasons, Willis has mastered a 150-36 […]

by · September 18, 2016 · 0 comments · Football, Sports
Knights fight off Prairie Wolves

Knights fight off Prairie Wolves

The Wartburg football team (1-1) used the momentum they gained in the second half to propel them to victory over Nebraska Wesleyan (1-2) in the Knights’ conference opener. Wartburg trailed early with the Prairie Wolves getting out in front with two unanswered touchdowns, followed by two unanswered field goals. That […]

by · September 17, 2016 · 0 comments · Football, Sports

Football Falls to Fighting Scots

The Wartburg Knights football team lost their season opener at Monmouth College in Illinois 29-22 The game started out slow for both teams. Wartburg got the first points with a two yard run from Connor Schrader. The extra point was no good. Two minutes later, the Knights went up further […]

by · September 10, 2016 · 0 comments · Football, Sports
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