11 Beacons Recognized on Phil Steele All-PFL Teams

The Valparaiso University football team was well represented as Phil Steele release its All-Pioneer Football League teams for the 2021 fall season this week.


Niesner Named to FCS ADA Academic All-Star Team

If you’ve lost track of the number of accolades received by Valparaiso University football punter Ben Niesner (Black Diamond, Wash. / Tahoma [Portland State]), it’s hard to blame you.


Niesner Selected to Play in Tropical Bowl

Valparaiso University football fifth-year senior Ben Niesner (Black Diamond, Wash. / Tahoma [Portland State]) has been selected to play in the SPIRAL Tropical Bowl on Jan. 15 in Orlando, Fla.


Valpo Football Welcomes First Batch of 2022 Recruits

Head coach Landon Fox has announced the addition of six players to the Valparaiso University football program as the team began welcoming its 2022 incoming class as part of the December early signing period.


Valpo Football Announces Team Awards at Postseason Banquet

The Valparaiso University football program revealed its team award winners for the Fall 2021 campaign at the group’s annual postseason awards banquet on Sunday. The team awards were peer-selected as they were voted upon by the players.


Niesner Earns Special Teams MVP at FCS Bowl

While all of his teammates were on campus celebrating their 2021 accomplishments at the annual Valparaiso University football banquet, fifth-year senior punter Ben Niesner (Black Diamond, Wash. / Tahoma [Portland State]) was busy racking up one more accolade at the FCS Bowl by Spiral on Sunday in Daytona Beach, Fla.


Niesner Named to FCS Bowl Roster

Valparaiso University punter Ben Niesner (Black Diamond, Wash. / Tahoma [Portland State]) has been named to the roster for the FCS Bowl by Spiral, which will take place on Sunday, Dec. 12 in Daytona Beach, Fla.


Seven Beacons Selected for Academic All-PFL Status

The Valparaiso University football team placed four individuals on the Academic All-Pioneer Football League First Team and three more on the Second Team as the league office announced the honors on Wednesday.


Valpo Trio Earns First Team All-PFL Status; Two More Garner Second Team Honors

Five members of the Valparaiso University football program were named to the All-Pioneer Football League First or Second Team on Tuesday, while nine others received All-PFL Honorable Mention.