Stories tagged: whitworth football
UPDATED: Thu., Oct. 22, 2015, 10:19 p.m.
When Rod Sandberg was hired in 2014 to take over the Whitworth football program, he aspired to match the successes of Linfield.
UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 20, 2015, 8:30 p.m.
After matching its best start since it went 10-0 in 2006, the Whitworth Pirates (6-0, 3-0 Northwest Conference) are ranked No. 25 this week in both the D3football.com Top 25 …
UPDATED: Thu., Oct. 15, 2015, 7:37 p.m.
The Whitworth Pirates have successfully navigated every challenge thus far and head into weekend matchup against a Pacific Lutheran team that has been its nemesis of late.
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 10, 2015, 9:03 p.m.
Duke DeGaetano ran for 159 yards and a score on 46 carries and Whitworth’s defense shined in windy and rainy conditions in a 24-7 Northwest Conference win over Puget Sound …
Fri., Oct. 9, 2015, 12:59 p.m.
Whitworth and UPS are two of the most prolific passing attacks in NCAA DIII.
Sat., Oct. 4, 2014
Vandals at Bobcats Kickoff: 4 p.m., Jim Wacker Field, San Marcos, Texas
Fri., Oct. 3, 2014, 5:09 p.m.
Idaho and Whitworth are back on the road this week, looking to rebound on Saturday from losses at home last week.
Thu., Sept. 4, 2014, 4:55 p.m.
The Rod Sandberg era is set to begin Saturday as the Whitworth Pirates host league foe Lewis & Clark at the Pine Bowl.
Fri., Jan. 24, 2014, 1:57 p.m.
Matt Miethe has always been a Pirate. Miethe, the head football coach for the Rogers Pirates the last seven seasons, is returning to Whitworth as the offensive line coach.
Tue., Jan. 7, 2014
Rod Sandberg is a defensive coach. He admitted that when he was hired as the head football coach at Whitworth University. His first order of business was to find an …
Mon., Jan. 6, 2014, 1:52 p.m.
Shadle Park High School head football coach Alan Stanfield has been named the offensive coordinator at Whitworth University. Pirate head coach Rod Sandberg made that announcement this morning.
Thu., Dec. 12, 2013
The search for the head football coach at Whitworth University could be over by the end of the week and one of three finalists is former Idaho and Nevada head …
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 19, 2013, 2:21 p.m.
Whitworth University today announced that John Tully has resigned as the Pirates’ football coach after having won his 100th game Saturday.
Sun., Oct. 20, 2013
The Linfield Wildcats looked every bit a national powerhouse when they used a quick start to crush a struggling Whitworth team 51-17 at the Pine Bowl on Saturday. The Pirates …
Sat., Oct. 12, 2013
SALEM – The Whitworth football team’s struggles continued Friday night with a 50-21 loss to Willamette in a Northwest Conference game. The loss was the Pirates’ fourth straight after a …
Sat., Sept. 21, 2013, 9:09 p.m.
In a thriller that came down to the last play, the Whitworth Pirates dropped a hard fought 25-20 game Saturday against the visiting La Verne Leopards.
Sun., Sept. 15, 2013
Fumble, fumble, fumble, interception, punt, punt, stopped on downs, fumble, time expired. As second-half drive charts go, the one above is mighty ugly for an offense and thoroughly satisfying for …
Sat., Sept. 7, 2013, 6:30 p.m.
A stingy defense and explosive offense led the Whitworth Pirates to an impressive 36-7 over St. Scholastica in the opening game for both teams.
Sun., Nov. 11, 2012
Whitworth’s seniors had a day on Senior Day. The Pirates sent five seniors out in style with a 37-20 Northwest Conference football win over Lewis & Clark on a chilly …
Sat., Nov. 10, 2012
John Tully is in his 18th year as Whitworth’s football coach and he can’t recall his team playing on a snowy field at the Pine Bowl. That could change this …
Fri., Nov. 9, 2012, 5:56 p.m.
John Tully is in his 18th year as Whitworth’s football coach and he can’t recall his team playing on a snowy field at the Pine Bowl.
Sat., Nov. 3, 2012
The Whitworth Pirates have secured a winning season, but bigger goals are still within reach. Whitworth (6-2, 2-2 Northwest Conference) returns from a bye week to face Pacific Lutheran (5-2, …
Fri., Nov. 2, 2012, 5:53 p.m.
The Whitworth Pirates have secured a winning season, but bigger goals are still within reach.
Sun., Oct. 21, 2012
Coming home after back-to-back losses, the Whitworth Pirates looked to Saturday’s Parents Weekend football game at the Pine Bowl against longtime rival Puget Sound as a chance to get back …
Sat., Oct. 20, 2012, 6:48 p.m.
Coming home after back-to-back losses, the Whitworth Pirates looked to Saturday’s Parents Weekend game at the Pine Bowl against long-time rival Puget Sound as a chance to get back to …
Sat., Oct. 20, 2012
After absorbing two straight losses to football teams that share the Northwest Conference lead, Whitworth entertains last-place Puget Sound today at the Pine Bowl. It’s a favorable matchup on paper, …
Fri., Oct. 19, 2012, 6:43 p.m.
After absorbing two straight losses to football teams that share the Northwest Conference lead, Whitworth entertains last-place Puget Sound today at the Pine Bowl.
Sun., Oct. 14, 2012
Mickey Inns passed for 261 yards and five touchdowns and backup Josh Yoder added a pair of TD passes as the third-ranked Linfield Wildcats (5-0, 2-0) romped to a 54-14 …
Sat., Oct. 13, 2012
Whitworth’s football team has faced a number of challenges this season, including four road games, opponents coming off bye weeks and an unbeaten foe or two. It gets even tougher …
Fri., Oct. 12, 2012, 4:32 p.m.
Whitworth’s football team has faced a number of challenges this season, including four road games, opponents coming off bye weeks and an unbeaten foe or two.