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Wildcats lower the boom on Boxers, 77-10 - October 10th 2015
Led by Sam Riddle's three first-half touchdown passes, No. 3 Linfield sends Pacific to the canvas in an early NWC clash | Audio Highlights

Hoff, Riddle power Wildcats past Pioneers - October 3rd 2015
Third-ranked LInfield piles up 539 yards while holding Lewis & Clark to 135 in a 73-0 blowout at Portland's Griswold Stadium

Two Forks in the Road - September 21st 2015
Eric Pitassi's transfer to Linfield four years ago guides the senior offensive guard to a new career path

Wildcats run roughshod on Bulldogs, 44-7 - September 19th 2015
Four turnovers translate into 23 points for No. 3 Linfield, which beats Redlands to push its home record vs. SCIAC teams to 17-0 | Audio Highlights (.mp3)

Ready or Not, Eli's Coming - September 15th 2015
Gregarious linebacker Eli Biondine is poised for outstanding senior campaign

No. 3 Linfield spanks No. 22 Chapman 52-14 - September 12th 2015
The Wildcats' offense sputters at times but defense and special teams more than make up for it with three returns for touchdowns | Audio Highlights (.mp3)

Homecoming comes early, 'Cats face Chapman - September 11th 2015
Third-ranked LInfield hosts No. 22 Chapman Saturday in rematch of last season's first-round NCAA playoff game; kickoff is 12:30 pm Watch Live (Pay-Per-View) | Listen Live

Kids Day coming Aug. 26 - August 14th 2015
First- through eight-grade boys and girls are invited to take part in an informal skills clinic hosted by Linfield players

Annual Rutschman Reunion set for June 6 - June 1st 2015
All former Linfield athletes, coaches, and friends of Coach Ad Rutschman are invited to attend the annual Rutschman Reunion

Bountiful Harvest - April 30th 2015
Coach Joseph Smith announces a talented and versatile group of incoming freshmen who have made commitments to Linfield 2015 Schedule

Schultz gets chance to showcase skills - April 22nd 2015
Offensive lineman Steven Schultz receives an invitation for an on-field workout in front of members of the Seahawks coaching staff

Football broadcasts moving to FM dial - April 9th 2015
A new partnership with student-operated KSLC 90.3 FM brings McMinnville listeners every Linfield football game throughout the fall 2015 Schedule

Jackson Vaughan is Coordinator of the Year - January 9th 2015
With his defense dominating Division III opponents, Linfield's longtime assistant coach receives recognition from FootballScoop

Smith, Hoff, 4 others earn national awards - December 20th 2014
Wildcats Joseph Smith is named Division III Coach of the Year while Alex Hoff is a unanimous first team All-America selection Coaches of the Year | All-Americans

Playoff road ends at Whitewater - December 13th 2014
Defending Division III champion UW-Whitewater battles Linfield into the fourth quarter before the Warhawks pull it out, 20-14 Stats | Watch the Videocast | Post Game |

Nothing to Lose and Everything to Gain - December 12th 2014
Linfield's otherworldly season continues in Wisconsin as the 'Cats prepare for defending champion UW-Whitewater Watch, Listen, Gather

Watch, Listen or Gather in Person - December 10th 2014
There are five ways to follow the action of Linfield's semifinal football game against Wisconsin-Whitewater Watch LIve | Listen Live | Live Statistics |

Linfield's Great Eight - December 9th 2014
As they did on the football field, the Wildcats dominate all-region balloting with a region-best eight honorees Complete All-Region Teams

Linfield reaches NCAA semis with 45-7 win - December 6th 2014
Alex Hoff has five sacks, Sam Riddle passes for five TDs and LInfield earns a rematch with defending champ UW-Whitewater Stats | Audio Highlights | Post Game |

The Toast of Texas! 'Cats top Cru 31-28 - November 29th 2014
Linfield wins its first NCAA road playoff game, advancing to play Widener (Pa.) in next week's quarterfinals Stats | Audio Highlights | Post Game |

After giving thanks, 'Cats head to Texas - November 25th 2014
A date with unbeaten and second-ranked Mary Hardin-Baylor awaits Northwest Conference co-champion Linfield in Belton, Texas Listen Live | Watch Live | Live Statistics |

Honors mirror Wildcats' winning season - November 25th 2014
Thirteen Linfield Wildcats are honored with places on the all-Northwest Conference team; three others receive honorable mention NWC All-Star Team | Players of the Year | Coaches of the Year |

Playing for Parker - November 22nd 2014
With their fallen teammate watching from above, the Linfield Wildcats roll up 505 yards on Chapman in a 55-24 NCAA first-round win | Audio Highlights (.mp3)

Moore's presence felt during playoff win - November 22nd 2014
The nation watches as Linfield returns to the football field for the first time since Parker Moore's shocking death

Conley pegged for special teams award - November 18th 2014
Kicker Cayman Conley is voted as NWC Student-Athlete of the Week for his performance in Linfield's regular season finale

Linfield hosts Chapman in NCAA playoffs - November 16th 2014
The Wildcats and Panthers kick off Saturday at noon at Maxwell Field, reprising their season-opening tussle in Orange, Calif. Complete NCAA Bracket | Linfield Playoff History

Linfield mourns loss of Parker Moore - November 16th 2014
A random act of violence takes the life an engaging campus leader and team-first football player Memorial Service (Thursday 7 p.m.)

Wildcats silence Boxers 59-0 - November 15th 2014
Spencer Payne and Sam Riddle combine for 223 rushing yards as Linfield claims its sixth straight berth in the NCAA playoffs | Audio Highlights (.mp3)

Metter scores NWC Special Teams honor - November 11th 2014
Kicker Michael Metter, the league's leading scorer through eight games, is tabbed as the special teams performer of the week

House of Payne - November 8th 2014
Spencer Payne returns to the lineup after a four-week layoff and gains 112 all-purpose yards as Linfield pounds Puget Sound 73-10 | Audio Highlights (.mp3)

Jones, Bearcats shock Wildcats 31-28 - November 1st 2014
Dylan Jones runs for 166 yards and three touchdowns as Willamette halts Linfield's 41-game regular-season win streak | Audio Highlights (.mp3)

Early onslaught dooms Pioneers - October 25th 2014
Linfield rolls up 42 first-quarter points on Lewis & Clark then coasts to a 59-7 Northwest Conference victory | Audio Highlights (.mp3)

D-Line Delight - October 18th 2014
Linfield's defensive line has a banner day with six sacks while the offense piles up 719 yards in a 65-13 drubbing of Whitworth | Audio Highlights (.mp3)

Wildcats host Whitworth at Homecoming - October 17th 2014
Linfield plays its second straight home game today when the Pirates of Spokane come calling at Maxwell Field Watch Live (Pay-Per-View) | Listen Live (No Charge) | Live Stats |

Alumni invited to join Walk of Honor - October 13th 2014
Prior to Saturday's game, graduated football players from all eras form a gauntlet that welcomes current players to the field

Wildcats flatten first-year Bruins 59-0 - October 11th 2014
Linfield holds NWC neighbor George Fox to 82 total yards in the first football meeting between the two schools since 1942 | Audio Highlights

Riddle is NWC offensive weapon of the week - October 7th 2014
First-year starting quarterback Sam Riddle earns league recognition for a five-touchdown performance in Linfield's win over PLU

Linfield drubs PLU, takes NWC upper hand - October 4th 2014
QB Sam Riddle passes for four TDs, runs for another, and the Wildcat defense holds PLU to 81 second-half yards in a road romp

Wildcats' new look follows old traditions - September 23rd 2014
In the first overall since 1998, Linfield upgrades its home football uniforms to modern standards, yet remains true to its roots

When push comes to shove, 'Cats bite 'Dogs - September 20th 2014
Fifth-ranked Linfield holds defending SCIAC champion Redlands to 156 yards and three points in a 36-3 rout at Ted Runner Stadium | Audio Highlights (.mp3)

Riddle solves Chapman puzzle, Wildcats win - September 13th 2014
Quarterback Sam Riddle comes off the bench to throw for 268 yards and two TDs as Linfield rallies to beat Chapman 21-14 | Audio Highlights (.mp3)

Dress Rehearsal - September 2nd 2014
Linfield football fans can catch a sneak peek of the 2014 team Saturday, Sept. 6, when the Wildcats play an intra-squad scrimmage

Video board segment draws national praise - June 10th 2014
The National Association of Collegiate Marketing Administrators presents Linfield the Silver Award in Orlando, Fla. Watch the Video Board Segment

The Man of Steele - May 28th 2014
Toughness, determination and superior skill set make Tyler Steele the the 2013-14 male recipient of the Vern Marshall Award Vern Marshall Award Winners

Deep and Wide - May 22nd 2014
Linfield coach Joseph Smith reveals a 2014 recruiting class abundant in talent and rich in character 2014 Schedule

Linfield mourns loss of Bruce Assily - January 28th 2014
The four-time all-conference defensive end accidently drowns while spearfishing off the shore of Waikiki Catdomealumni Tribute

Forrest playing in USA Football Bowl - January 19th 2014
Senior Dominique Forrest is representing Linfield in Monday's USA Football Bowl, which blends All-America players from NCAA Division II, III and FCS Listen Live (Jan. 20, 11 a.m. PST) | USA Football Bowl Rosters

Senior trio tops All-America list - December 20th 2013
Linfield places a Division III-best three players on the All-America first team Complete All-America Team | Linfield's All-Americans

Super Six: Half Dozen 'Cats are All-Region - December 10th 2013
Joining Defensive Player of the Year Dominique Forrest are Steven Schultz, Tyler Steele, Josh Repp, Kyle Wright, and Josh Yoder

Purple Pain - December 7th 2013
Wisconsin-Whitewater wins a battle of unbeaten powerhouse programs, rallying from a 17-point deficit to knock off Linfield 28-17 at frigid Perkins Stadium | Audio Highlights | Post Game News Conference |

Wildcats, Warhawks collide in quarterfinals - December 5th 2013
Linfield packs its Division III-leading offense to Wisconsin-Whitewater to face the nation's top-rated defense with a berth in the NCAA semifinals riding on the outcome Listen Live | Watch Live | Attend a Watch Party |

Academic All-America team tabs Priester - December 4th 2013
Sporting a spotless 4.0 grade point average, senior tight end Jacob Priester is appointed to the Capital One Academic All-America team as selected by the College Sports Information Directors of America Linfield's Academic All-Stars

Wildcats take playoff show on the road - December 1st 2013
The NCAA confirmed Sunday that Wisconsin-Whitewater will host Linfield in a quarterfinal pairing Saturday at noon CST

Dominique dominates, 'Cats move to next round - November 30th 2013
Linebacker Dominique Forrest fuels a second-half comeback as Linfield overcomes a 21-3 deficit to beat Hampden-Sydney 31-21 | Audio Highlights | Postgame Press Conference |

Wildcats dominate all-star balloting - November 25th 2013
Nineteen Wildcats plus Coach Joseph Smith are lauded for outstanding seasons with appointments to the Northwest Conference all-star list

Linfield to host Hampden-Sydney Saturday - November 24th 2013
The NCAA on Sunday confirmed Maxwell Field as a host site for the second round of the NCAA Division III playoffs Online Ticket Portal

'Cats thump Lutes 42-21, advance to second round - November 23rd 2013
Dominique Forrest keys a smothering defense that scores three sacks, two interceptions and a fumble recovery in Linfield's first-round NCAA playoff victory over NWC rival Pacific Lutheran | Audio Highlights | Postgame Press Conference |

Linfield rematched with PLU in NCAA's first round - November 17th 2013
Old playoff adversaries Linfield and Pacific Lutheran have been paired together in Saturday's first round of the NCAA Division III playoffs at McMinnville's Maxwell Field Interactive Playoff Bracket | Online Ticket Portal | Linfield Football Playoff History |

Fourth quarter TDs send Boxers to the mat - November 16th 2013
Josh Yoder runs for three scores and Linfield fends off an upset bid by Pacific to complete its fourth unbeaten regular season in five years | Audio Highlights | NCAA Selection Show (3 p.m. PST Sunday) |

A Piece of the Prize - November 9th 2013
With freshman Spencer Payne piling up 212 all-purpose yards and senior Tyler Robitaille making plays all over the field, Linfield clinches a share of its fifth straight Northwest Conference title | Audio Highlights

Linfield clobbers Willamette 56-15, closes in on NWC crown - November 2nd 2013
Josh Yoder runs for four TDs and passes for two more, Josh Hill gains a season-high 164 yards rushing, and Dominique Forrest has seven tackles | Audio Highlights | |

Wildcats drub Pioneers 84-7 in highest scoring game in Linfield history - October 26th 2013
Unbeaten Linfield piles up 12 touchdowns on defenseless Lewis & Clark, eclipsing a team scoring record of 83 set in 1927 | Audio Highlights

58 Great Winning Seasons - October 19th 2013
No. 2 Linfield rolls past Whitworth 51-17 to secure the program's 58th consecutive winning season, extending the Wildcats' own national all-divisions record | |


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