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  • October 12, 2015

    Merrick Ducharme Voted Defensive Player-of-the-Week

    The Carleton College football team staged a furious comeback Saturday and nearly upset No. 23/24-ranked Concordia College, falling just short in a 27-24 loss. The Knights' defense played great in the defeat, led by sophomore linebacker Merrick Ducharme and his career-high 14 tackles. For his performance, Ducharme was honored Monday with the MIAC Football Defensive Player-of-the-Week award.

  • October 10, 2015

    Knights Put Scare Into No. 23 Concordia Before Falling, 27-24

    The Carleton College football team gave No. 23 Concordia College all it could handle in the Knights’ Homecoming contest, but the home team fell just short by a final tally of 27-24. Starting quarterback Zach Creighton led the efforts for Carleton and achieved a new career-high with 266 passing yards while adding a season-best 103 yards on the ground.

  • October 3, 2015

    Gusties’ Offense Blows Past Knights Defenses

    The Carleton College football team was unable to keep the high-octane offense of Gustavus Adolphus College in check as the Knights fell by a final tally of 63-14.

  • September 26, 2015

    After Falling Behind Early, Knights Outscore No. 23 Bethel in the Second Half

    Despite outscoring the nationally-ranked opposition in the second half, the Carleton College football team (1-3, 0-2 MIAC) was unable to erase the early deficit and fell to host No. 23 Bethel University (3-1, 2-0 MIAC), 58-21. Starting quarterback Zach Creighton proved to be a bright spot in the loss, contributing on each of the Knights three touchdowns on the day.

  • September 19, 2015

    Augsburg Pulls Away from Knights in Second Half

    The Carleton College football team carried a one-point lead into halftime, but the Knights could not keep pace with host Augsburg College in the second half as the Auggies pulled away for a 54-28 victory. Both offenses flourished, accumulating a total of 909 yards of offense on just 136 plays.

  • September 12, 2015

    Knights Burned by Prairie Fire’s Late Rally

    The Carleton College football team (1-1) seemed to be in control of the contest late in the fourth quarter, only to watch the host Knox College Prairie Fire (1-1) score two touchdowns within a 90-second span and hand the Knights their first loss of the season, 23-20.