Fans Cheer On Ravens During Televised Football Game | Benedictine College

Fans Cheer On Ravens During Televised Football Game

Published: Tuesday, September 15, 2015

Benedictine College Football played Missouri Valley College on Saturday, September 12 as part of the Heart of America Athletic Conference’s 2015 television schedule. See game results

“Our goal is to be the standard bearer for how a small college supports its teams,” said Benedictine College President Stephen D. Minnis. “I think we did that and I am very proud of Benedictine College and what we can accomplish.”

Benedictine College fans arrived early to take part in the tailgate, which included a special BRSN College Gameday show. The football fans also gathered at the Raven Nation Fan-Fest, which included an alumni tailgate and a live stream with Q Country 92.7. 

The festive atmosphere continued during the game against Missouri Valley College. Fans filled Larry Wilcox Stadium in their red Raven apparel, and participated in the Raven Nation giveaways in the stands. Benedictine College also honored its past and present military personnel at the halftime of the football game.

Founded in 1858, Benedictine College is a Catholic, Benedictine, residential, liberal arts college located on the bluffs above the Missouri River in Atchison, Kansas.  The school is proud to have been named one of America’s Best Colleges by U.S. News & World Report as well as one of the top Catholic colleges in the nation by First Things magazine and the Newman Guide.  It prides itself on outstanding academics, extraordinary faith life, strong athletic programs, and an exceptional sense of community and belonging.  It has a mission to educate men and women within a community of faith and scholarship.