Tag Archives: football
Linebacker gives back

Linebacker gives back

Stoy Hall among nominees for Allstate/AFCA Good Works Award.

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Beyond borders and gridirons

Beyond borders and gridirons

American football crossed a new international border on May 21 when the Drake University Bulldogs and CONADEIP All-Stars from Mexico met on a gridiron painted for the first time on African soil. The Bulldogs triumphed in the game, and worked together with their Mexican counterparts on service projects and summiting Kilimanjaro.

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Athletic Excellence

Athletic Excellence

The Drake Football team is set to play the Global Kilimanjaro Bowl against a Mexican team, the CONADEIP All-Stars, in Tanzania on May 21. That matchup — billed as the first-ever game of collegiate American-style football on African soil — sets the stage for a series of student-hosted football clinics and volunteer opportunities at local orphanages. The trip will culminate with a group summit of Mount Kilimanjaro.

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Model Athletes

Model Athletes

Several Drake football players are huddled at the far end of a Bell Center racquetball court, their attention on Kevin Miyazaki, a freelance photographer who is on campus for an ESPN The Magazine photo shoot. The pictures will run alongside an article about the team’s May 17 trip to Africa for the upcoming Global Kilimanjaro Bowl.

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Drake Football Coach Chris Creighton honored with Giant Step Award

Drake Football Coach Chris Creighton honored with Giant Step Award

Drake Head Football Coach Chris Creighton has received a 2011 Giant Step Award from the National Consortium for Academics and Sports (NCAS) for his leadership in organizing the Global Kilimanjaro Bowl, which will take place May 21 in Arusha, Tanzania. The Kili Bowl will pit the Drake Bulldogs against a Mexican all-star team in the […]

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Athletics News

Athletics News

Read about: Family-friendly football activities, Drake volleyball’s record-setting season and more

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