Entering his second season, head coach Vince Kehres will look to have his Purple Raiders back in championship contention once again this upcoming campaign. Last year, Mount Union finished with a 14-1 mark and a trip to the Stagg Bowl (lost to Wisconsin Whitewater, 52-14). Today, the Raiders announced a list of nine new recruits who have committed to play in Alliance this fall.
Alex Bartkus, DB/Carroll High School (Fort Wayne, IN)
Andrew Fee, K/Walled Lake Northern High School (Walled Lake, MI)
D’Vontae Kelley, RB/Millennium High School (Tracy, CA)
Austin Lockett, RB/Newark High School (Townsend, DE)
Curtis Nixon, WR/Monroe Central High School (Woodsfield, OH)
Jonathan Shelton, OL/Eisenhower High School (Sugar Grove, PA)
Kendric Wilder, DB/Medina High School (Medina, OH)
Dillan Zettwuch, TE/East Lake High School (Palm Harbor, FL)
Matt Zolcak, OL/Mentor High School (Mentor, OH)
Mount Union has accumulated 11 NCAA Division III National Championships since 1993 and has played in each of the last nine Stagg Bowls.