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Loras Football Welcomes Coach Mierkiewicz

Paul Mierkiewicz¬† (’89)¬†arrived this week to take up his new position as Head Football Coach for the Duhawks. Mierkiewicz is no stranger to campus, having played in the purple and gold from 1985-88 and acting as an assistant coach and … Continue reading

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Final Two Wins Push Duhawks to .500.

We returned to the Rock Bowl for our final two opponents Cornell and Luther and bested both to finish the season with a 5-5 record. Against Cornell, both sides of the ball turned in dominant performances. The Defense held the … Continue reading

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Week 8 — Another Road Loss Against a Top-20 Team

We played better football against Coe than we the previous week at Central, but in the end we fell 34-6. The #16 Kohawks boast the top offense in the conference. The defense had a few busts that led to long … Continue reading

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Defensive Play of Week 8 — Interception and lateral.

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Offensive Play of Week 7

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Game 7 – Defense continues to improve but Offense falters in 27-6 Loss.

After our bye week, we travelled to Pella and perennial powerhouse Central College. Our defense played as well as any defense Central has seen all year, but couldn’t overcome three interceptions from our offense that gave the Dutch short fields. … Continue reading

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Offensive Play of Week 6 — Beast formation TD.

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