2018 Football News

  • Purple & Gold Pegged Seventh in HCAC Preseason Poll
    August 08, 2018
    RICHMOND, IND. - The Defiance College football team, under the guidance of first year head coach Manny Matsakis, was selected to finish seventh in the nine team Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference coaches' poll announced Thursday afternoon. 
  • Defiance Selects Manny Matsakis as Head Football Coach
    July 25, 2018
    DEFIANCE, OHIO – Manny Matsakis, an energetic coach with a record for success at every level, has been selected as head football coach of the Defiance College Yellow Jackets. Matsakis comes to Defiance with an extensive football background ranging from high school to NAIA, Division III, Division II, FCS, FBS and the Canadian Football League. He will assume the role immediately.