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Four Crusaders Named USA College Football Division I-AA FCS Pre-Season All-Americans
Kuramata, Barkley elected to Offensive Second Team; Green voted to Defensive Third Team, while Guilford announced as an Defensive Honorable Mention
Four Crusaders Named USA College Football Division I-AA FCS Pre-Season All-Americans
Inside Valpo Athletics: Spring Football Edition
Gold's Goal Line Stand in Final Seconds Highlights Spring Scrimmage
Football Set for Spring Scrimmage as 2014 Recruiting Class is Unveiled
Date Opponent/Event Location Time Coverage
Thu, 8/28 at Western Illinois Macomb, Ill. 6:00 p.m.
Sat, 9/6 Saint Joseph's (Ind.) Brown Field 7:00 p.m.
Sat, 9/20 at William Jewell Liberty, Mo. 1:00 p.m.
Sat, 9/27 at Campbell * Buies Creek, N.C. 12:00 p.m.
Sat, 10/4 Marist * Brown Field 12:00 p.m.
Sat, 10/11 Missouri Baptist (Homecoming) Brown Field 1:00 p.m.
Sat, 10/18 Drake * Brown Field 1:00 p.m.
Sat, 10/25 at Morehead State * Morehead, Ky. 12:00 p.m.
Sat, 11/1 at Dayton * Dayton, Ohio 12:00 p.m.
Sat, 11/8 Butler * Brown Field 1:00 p.m.
Sat, 11/15 at San Diego * San Diego, Calif. 3:00 p.m.
Sat, 11/22 Davidson * Brown Field 1:00 p.m.
April 15, 2014
As part of Valparaiso University’s “Proud to Be Valpo” Day of Giving last week, the athletics department held the first-ever Athletics Alumni Challenge, and the response was tremendous, as 325 former Valpo student-athletes donated upwards of $41,000 to the athletics department. The football and men’s tennis programs each won a $5,000 challenge grant, boasting the greatest number of alumni to make a gift and the highest percentage of alumni to make a gift, respectively.
April 07, 2014
Senior Alex Grask (Naperville, Ill./Central) has signed a three-game contract with the Kangourous de Pessac. The Kangourous compete in France's Elite Division.
March 28, 2014
Head coach Dave Cecchini and his team begin formal practices Wednesday, April 2nd with the Spring Game slated for Saturday, April 26th. All spring practices will be open to the public.
February 27, 2014
Crusader fans and alumni are invited to join new head football Dave Cecchini on Friday, March 14th at Mattone Restaurant and Bar in LaGrange Park, Ill. Free appetizers will be provided as well as a cash bar. Reserve your spot today by contacting the Office of Alumni Relations at 219.464.5537!
February 05, 2014
Follow @valpoufootball and head football coach Dave Cecchini (@DaveCecchini) on Twitter as the football program announces its future Crusaders beginning at 3 pm CT.
January 30, 2014
Crusaders will tackle 12-game slate for first time in program history; homecoming set for Sat. Oct. 11th versus Missouri Baptist. Brown and Gold will open season at Western Illinois on Aug. 28th.
January 25, 2014
Valparaiso University placed 53 members of its football program on the Pioneer Football League’s Academic Honor Roll for their work in the classroom during the Fall 2013 semester.
January 14, 2014
Cecchini brings Miran, Giacalone, Stovall from Lehigh; chooses Moore from University of Chicago, retains Donovan, Snyder, Teegardin, Deutsch.
FootballConferenceOverall
WLWL
Butler7194
Marist7183
Mercer62102
Dayton5374
Drake5365
Jacksonville4456
Morehead State3539
Campbell2639
Stetson1729
Valparaiso17110
Davidson08011
San Diego--83
M Soccer Lake Forest Brown Field
Aug 23, 11:00 a.m. Valpo
M Soccer Lewis Brown Field
Aug 25, 7:00 p.m. Valpo
Football Valpo Macomb, Ill.
Aug 28, 6:00 p.m. Western Illinois
Volleyball Valpo Durham, N.C.
Aug 29, 3:00 p.m. Wofford
M Soccer Valpo Raleigh, N.C.
Aug 29, 6:00 p.m. North Carolina State
Volleyball Valpo Durham, N.C.
Aug 30, 2:00 p.m. Campbell
Volleyball Valpo Durham, N.C.
Aug 30, 6:00 p.m. North Carolina Central
M Soccer Valpo Davidson, N.C.
Aug 31, 3:00 p.m. Davidson
Volleyball IUPUI ARC
Sep 3, 7:00 p.m. Valpo
Volleyball Valpo Brookings, S.D.
Sep 5, 10:00 a.m. UMKC
Volleyball Valpo Brookings, S.D.
Sep 5, 5:00 p.m. Stephen F. Austin
W CC Crusader Open Sunset Hills Farm
Sep 5, 5:00 p.m.
M CC Crusader Open Sunset Hills Farm
Sep 5, 5:45 p.m.
Volleyball Valpo Brookings, S.D.
Sep 6, 2:00 p.m. South Dakota State
Football Saint Joseph's (Ind.) Brown Field
Sep 6, 7:00 p.m. Valpo
M Soccer Valpo Indianapolis, Ind.
Sep 9, 6:00 p.m. Butler