Oct 11, 2014

Bruins Play Wildcats for First Time Since 1942

A Winning Tradition

  • One post-season appearance (1960 Crusader Bowl)
  • One AFCA Division III Coaches' All-American (Nolan Schuler, 2017)
  • One CoSIDA Academic All-American (Caleb Dalzell, 2017)
  • Two CoSIDA Academic All-District (Caleb Dalzell, 2017; Grant Schroeder, 2017)
  • Three D3football.com All-Americans
  • Four D3football.com All-Region Honorees
  • 37 All-NWC Athletes 
  • Five D3Football.com Team of the Week
  • Nine NWC Student-Athlete of the Week Awards 
  • One Cliff Harris Award Finalist (Charles Riga, 2017)
  • Two NSCA All-American (Justin Kruse, 2015; Dane Jensen, 2017)
  • Two NFL Draft Picks 

MCMINNVILLE, Ore. --- George Fox University traveled to No. 5 Linfield College Saturday afternoon, as the Bruins played the Wildcats for the first time since 1942.

The Wildcats lived up to their ranking defeating the Bruins, 59-0.

John Shaffer led the Bruins' offense with 21 rushing yards and Grant Schroeder completed 7-of-15 for 58 yards.

The Bruins (0-4, 0-2 NWC) shared most of the possession with the highly-ranked team gathering 29 minutes, while the Wildcats recorded 30 minutes.

Linfield improves to 4-0 and 2-0 in conference play and continues to lead the Northwest Conference.

The Bruins return home against the University of Puget Sound for Homecoming on Oct. 18 at 1:30 p.m.