Anna Zander, Sports Information Director
MOUNT PLEASANT – Iowa Wesleyan University has announced the schedule for the upcoming football season. The season will feature two night games to start the season, and the Tigers will play on their home field five times.
The Rams of Cornell College will visit the Tigers to kickoff the 2018 season. It will be the first night game with a 7 pm start time on September 1. IW will travel to Eureka, Illinois to take on the reigning UMAC Conference Champions, Eureka College at 7 pm on September 8.
Iowa Wesleyan will play two more games on the road (Westminster College, 9/15, 1pm and University of Minnesota Morris, 9/22, 12 pm) before returning to Bob Evans field on September 29. They will host Crown College with a kickoff time set for 12 pm.
The Tigers will host Martin Luther College on October 6 at 1 pm for their Homecoming game, and will follow with a bye week. They will return to action on October 20 with a road trip to Jacksonville, Illinois to take on MacMurray College at 1pm.
The College of Saint Scholastica will visit the Tigers on October 27 for the first of a two game homestand. Kickoff is set for 12 pm against the Saints. Greenville University will make the trip to Mount Pleasant, Iowa on November 3 at 1 pm.
Iowa Wesleyan will wrap up the 2018 season with a road trip to St. Paul, Minnesota where they will take on the University of Northwestern at 12 pm.