2011 Football News

  • Football Announces 2012 Schedule and Captains
    May 08, 2012
    Whitworth head football coach John Tully has announced the 2012 schedule and the 2012 team captains as his squad heads into the summer break.
  • In Memory of Doug Long
    January 24, 2012
    Doug Long, one of the finest football players in Whitworth University history and the last Pirate to play a regular season game in the National Football League, passed away late last week after a long and courageous battle with cancer.
  • Sulpizio Named Academic All-American in Football
    December 06, 2011
    Emilio Sulpizio has been voted to the 2011 Capital One Academic All-America Division III Football Team, sponsored by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA).
  • Nine Pirates Named to All-NWC Football Team
    November 16, 2011
    Ronnie Thomas and Austin Ehlo lead a group of nine Pirates who earned All-NWC football honors in 2011 and five others who picked up honorable mention consideration.
  • Sulpizio Named to Academic All-District Team
    November 13, 2011
    Emilio Sulpizio has been voted to the CoSIDA Academic NCAA Division III District VIII All-District 2011-12 Football Team by a vote of regional sports information directors.
  • Whitworth Slips Past Puget Sound in Season Finale
    November 12, 2011
    Ronnie Thomas ran for two touchdowns in the final six minutes to lead visiting Whitworth to a late 40-34 win at Puget Sound in the Northwest Conference football finale for both schools on Saturday afternoon at Baker Stadium.
  • Pirates Set to Finish Football Season at UPS
    November 07, 2011
    Whitworth will close the 2011 football season on Saturday at Puget Sound. It is the season finale for both teams and senior day for the Loggers. The game will kick off at 1:00 p.m. and will be heard live in Spokane on KSBN 1230am and on the internet on KSBN.net.
  • Pirates Put Scare into Fifth-ranked Linfield
    November 05, 2011
    Whitworth matched fifth-ranked Linfield touchdown for touchdown, but four missed extra points was the difference in the visiting Wildcats' 42-38 win over the Pirates in a Northwest Conference football game on Saturday afternoon at the Pine Bowl.
  • Whitworth Wins Double OT Thriller at Willamette
    October 29, 2011
    Bryan Peterson hit Austin Ehlo with a 25-yard touchdown in the second overtime, then the pair connected again for the winning two-point conversion as Whitworth earned a 25-24 overtime thriller at Willamette in a Northwest Conference football game on Saturday afternoon at McCulloch Stadium.
  • Whitworth Rolls Past Pacific (Ore.)
    October 22, 2011
    Whitworth, whose season so far has been defined by the breaks that have gone against it, posted season highs in points, total yards and rushing yards during a 48-6 win over visiting Pacific in a Northwest Conference game on Saturday afternoon at the Pine Bowl.
  • Whitworth Falls at Lewis & Clark
    October 15, 2011
    Lewis & Clark built a 17-point third quarter lead then held on to defeat visiting Whitworth 30-22 in a Northwest Conference football game on Saturday afternoon at Griswold Stadium.
  • PLU Edges Whitworth on Last-Second Field Goal
    October 08, 2011
    Nick Kaylor booted a 36-yard field goal as time expired to give visiting Pacific Lutheran a dramatic 20-17 win over Whitworth in a Northwest Conference football game on Saturday afternoon at the Pine Bowl.
  • Whitworth Loses to Nationally-Ranked Redlands
    September 17, 2011
    Two key fumbles may have been the difference between a frustrating loss and a season-charging upset for Whitworth in a 30-20 non-conference football loss to visiting Redlands on Saturday afternoon at the Pine Bowl.
  • Whitworth Pounds Pomona-Pitzer for First Win of 2011
    September 10, 2011
    Whitworth ground out a methodical 34-7 win over visiting Pomona-Pitzer in a non-conference NCAA Division III football match-up on Saturday afternoon at the Pine Bowl.
  • Whitworth Falls at Chapman in Season Opener
    September 03, 2011
    Mauricio Alfonso kicked a 32-yard field goal with 6.8 seconds left in the game to lift Chapman to a 16-14 win over visiting Whitworth in the football opener for both schools on Saturday night at Ernie Chapman Stadium.