2016 Whittier College Football News

  • Mark Kozhaya selected for National Bowl Game
    November 29, 2016
    Senior offensive tackle standing at 6’5” and 320 lbs., Mark Kozhaya (Downey, Calif.) a week following his 2nd Team All-SCIAC selection was again recognized but this time to take part in the National Bowl Game presented by East Preps.
  • Austin Brasher and Mark Kozhaya named 2nd Team All-SCIAC
    November 27, 2016
    The Whittier College Football team had two players recognized on the All-Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SCIAC) Team released Saturday.
  • Leopards spoil Poets Senior Day
    November 12, 2016
    The Whittier College Football team had their senior day spoiled Saturday as the University of La Verne came away with a 41-14 victory at Memorial Stadium.
  • Drew Lewis leads Poets in loss to Redlands
    November 05, 2016
    Junior Drew Lewis (Turlock, Calif.) led the Purple & Gold Saturday providing a spark for the Whittier College Football team but it wasn’t enough as Whittier would fall 70-16 at Memorial Stadium.
  • Poets fall 56-38 in “Shoes” Rivalry game with Oxy
    October 29, 2016
    “The Shoes” will remain with Occidental College following a 56-38 loss Saturday evening at Jack Kemp Stadium.
  • Kingsmen spoil Poets Homecoming 34-9
    October 22, 2016
    Homecoming and Alumni Weekend was spoiled Saturday as the Kingsmen of Cal Lutheran University came in to Memorial Stadium and pulled off the 34-9 victory.
  • Poets nearly pull off win over Pomona-Pitzer
    October 15, 2016
    The Whittier College Football team put together their best game of the season Saturday night as they nearly pulled off their first win falling 35-21 to Pomona-Pitzer at Merritt Field.
  • Big plays doom the Poets in loss to Chapman
    October 08, 2016
    Despite holding a 7-6 lead at halftime, the Whittier College Football team was unable to stop the big play in the second half as they fell 34-10 at Memorial Stadium against Chapman University.
  • Football opens up SCIAC Play with loss to Claremont-M-S
    October 01, 2016
    The Whittier College Football team opened up Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SCIAC) play Saturday afternoon at Zinda Field on the campus of Claremont-M-S but couldn’t pull off the road victory as they fell 45-13.
  • Roos top Poets 30-17
    September 17, 2016
    The Whittier College Football team suffered their second straight loss Saturday but battled with the Roos of Austin College falling 30-17 on the road.
  • Poet Football - Hard Knocks (Episode 5)
    September 13, 2016
    We're finally back for the final episode of our 2016 Hard Knocks series. We hear from the players and coaches about their thoughts on this year's training camp. The team breaks camp and begins final preparations for the season.
  • Football blanked by No. 19 Whitworth in season opener
    September 10, 2016
    The Whittier College Football team stumbled in their season opener against the No. 19 ranked Whitworth University Pirates Saturday morning, falling 60-0 at Memorial Stadium.
  • Poet Football - Hard Knocks (Episode 4) Go Pro Edition
    September 03, 2016
    In this episode of Hard Knocks, we change things up a bit as we give you an insiders perspective on the early days of training camp via GoPro.
  • Poet Football - Hard Knocks (Episode 3)
    September 01, 2016
    Training camp is in full swing, which means it's time for two-a-day practices. We also get to hear from some of the players and coaches on what they think about the competition level in camp thus far.
  • Poet Football - Hard Knocks (Episode 2)
    August 28, 2016
    We're back for the second installment of Hard Knocks with the Whittier College Poets! As the pads come on and competition heats up, the upperclassmen step up to the plate to help the newcomers adjust. Follow the Whittier College Sports Network (WCSN) as they follow Poet Football through training camp.
  • Poet Football - Hard Knocks (Episode 1)
    August 24, 2016
    Follow the Whittier College Sports Network (WCSN) as they follow the Whittier College Football Team with "Hard Knocks" during their Training camp. #Reach Your Full Potential (RYFP).
  • SCIAC Releases 2016 Fall Pre-Season Polls
    August 22, 2016
    The Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SCIAC) released last week the 2016 Fall sport pre-season polls voted on by the respective head coaches.
  • Football Releases 2016 Schedule
    June 29, 2016
    First year Head Coach Mike Neale officially released the 2016 Whittier College Football Schedule Wednesday set with five home games at Memorial Stadium.