Homecoming preparations vary among sports teams

October 26, 2017 0

Franklin celebrates traditions, members through sporting events Homecoming is a time where all current and former students come together and celebrate the organization they are connected to. At the college, sports teams have their own Read More

Homecoming: Then and Now

October 26, 2017 0

College tweaks annual homecoming events to increase student involvement THEN 1919 A tradition since the beginning of homecoming, the crowning of king and queen, has been done at halftime of the football game.  1941 This Read More

Player ejected from Gold Squad game

October 12, 2017 0

Coach Leonard says incident serves as ‘learning experience’ for team A football player was ejected from a freshman-level Gold Squad game against Hanover College for a fight—a rare event for the team. The fight between Read More

Football players join national anthem protests

October 12, 2017 0

Players hope to create unity in time of disagreement What started as one man protesting racial inequality led to nationwide attention, and some Franklin College football players are participating in the protest. Mike Leonard, the Read More

Coaches poll predicts Grizzlies winning HCAC Division

August 11, 2017 0

Franklin College is predicted to win its eighth-straight consecutive Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference football title this season, according to a recent coaches’ preseason poll. The nine HCAC head coaches gave the Grizzlies seven first-place votes Read More

Success achieved on a personal level

December 2, 2016 0

The Franklin College football team ended its season 8-2 overall, but as a whole, the team achieved many things. Several people, inside and outside of the football team, think the season was unsuccessful because Franklin Read More

Feature: A part of a bigger team

November 11, 2016 0

 In America, people can join many different teams ranging from academia to sports. For senior Austin Day, he is a part of a completely different type of team. On July 22, 2015, Day enlisted in Read More

Grizzly tailgates: a blue and gold tradition

October 9, 2016 0

Around 1,000 spectators are expected at the homecoming game this Saturday, according to alum Gordon Cox ‘85, president of the football program’s Touchdown Club. “I usually arrive on campus on game days about eight in Read More

Nationally ranked Grizzlies face Quakers

October 9, 2016 0

From the annual homecoming pep rally and privy burn to the football matchup against Earlham College, the Franklin College community is gearing up for a busy weekend. “Earlham is a good team,” junior wingback Lee Read More

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