The St. Norbert Green Knights are teams representing St. Norbert College in 22 sports in NCAA Division III athletics, with a 23rd sport to be added in 2019. The Green Knights are members of the Midwest Conference (MWC).
St. Norbert will add men's volleyball in the 2019–20 school year (2020 season). Since the MWC sponsors the sport only for women, St. Norbert will be a single-sport member of the Northern Athletics Collegiate Conference.
|St. Norbert Green Knights|
|University||St. Norbert College|
|Athletic director||Tim Bald|
|Location||De Pere, Wisconsin|
|Varsity teams||22 (23 in 2019)|
|Football stadium||Schneider Stadium|
|Basketball arena||Mulva Family Fitness and Sports Center|
|Ice hockey arena||Cornerstone Community Ice Center|
|Baseball stadium||Mel Nicks Sports Complex|
|Colors||Green and Gold|
|Soccer||Swimming & Diving|
|Swimming & Diving||Tennis|
|Tennis||Track & Field (indoor)|
|Track & Field (indoor)||Track & Field (outdoor)|
|Track & Field (outdoor)||Volleyball|
|Volleyball (from 2019–20)|
The 2012 St. Norbert Green Knights football team represents St. Norbert College in the 2012 NCAA Division III football season. They are led by fourteenth year head coach Jim Purtill and play their home games at Schneider Stadium. They are a member of the Midwest Conference. On August 31, 2012, St. Norbert played their season opener against John Carroll at Donnybrook Stadium in Dublin, Ireland. The game was played as part of the 2012 Global Ireland Football Tournament. It marked the first time in 20 years an NCAA Division III regular season game was played in Europe.Al Johnson (guard)
Al Joseph Johnson (born January 27, 1979) is a former American football center in the National Football League (NFL) for the Dallas Cowboys, Arizona Cardinals and Miami Dolphins. He played college football at the University of Wisconsin–Madison. He is currently the head football coach of the East Central University.Al Negratti
Albert Edward Negratti (June 12, 1921 – January 19, 1998) was an American basketball player, coach, and college athletics administrator. He played professionally for one season, 1946–47, in the Basketball Association of America (BAA) as a member of the Washington Capitols. Negratti attended Seton Hall University, where played college basketball. Negratti served as the head basketball coach at the University of Portland from 1955 to 1967, compiling a record of 163–156. Negratti died of cancer on January 19, 1998 at his home in Green Bay, Wisconsin.Francis J. McCormick
Francis J. "Mickey" McCormick (1903 – August 13, 1958) was an American football and basketball player and coach. He served as the head football coach at St. Norbert College from 1934 to 1942 and at Carroll College—now known as Carroll University—in Waukesha, Wisconsin from 1949 to 1957, compiling a career college football record of 69–57–9. McCormick was also the head basketball coach at St. Norbert from 1934 to 1943 and again during the 1944–45 season, tallying a mark of 62–74. He was one of the more outspoken coaches against the NCAA rule change on "free substitution" in 1953.Greg Quick
Phillip "Greg" Quick (born November 30, 1956) is an American gridiron football coach and former player. He is currently the linebackers coach for the Montreal Alouettes of the Canadian Football League (CFL). Quick served as the head football coach at the University of Chicago (1989–1993), St. Norbert College (1994–1998), and Concord University (2003–2008), compiling a career college football record of 48–112.Howard Kolstad
Howard L. "Chick" Kolstad (born March 18, 1914) was an American football player and coach. He served as the head football coach at St. Norbert College in De Pere, Wisconsin from 1960 to 1978, compiling a record of 96–76–5. The football playing field at St. Norbert is named in his honor.Jim Purtill
Jim Purtill (born November 5, 1955) is a former American football coach. He coached at St. Norbert College in De Pere, Wisconsin from 1999 to 2013, compiling a record of 130–30. Purtill graduated from Miami University in 1978.Joe LaFleur
Harry Joseph LaFleur was an American football player in the National Football League for the Chicago Bears from 1922 to 1924. He played at the collegiate level at Marquette University and St. Norbert College.John Meyer (American football)
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Jordan Bischel is an American college baseball coach and former pitcher and first baseman. Bischel is the head coach of the Central Michigan Chippewas baseball team.Larry Krause
Larry Krause is a former player in the National Football League for the Green Bay Packers from 1970 to 1974 as a running back. He played at the collegiate level at St. Norbert College.Mike Gutelius
Mike Gutelius is an American football coach. He is the 30th head football coach of The Catholic University of America football team. He is a 1992 graduate of the Washington, D.C. university; where he earned a degree with a major in politics and a minor in philosophy. His 2001 master's degree from the University of La Verne was in education with a special emphasis in athletic-educational issues.While serving as defensive coordinator at Lindsey Wilson College, the team made three-straight NAIA Football National Championship playoff appearances and were ranked number one in the nation. Gutelius was the 2015 American Football Coaches Association NAIA Assistant of the Year. While at Lindsey Wilson, Gutelius coached 20 all-conference defensive selections. He has also coached at Concord University, Wingate University, the University of La Verne, St. Norbert College, and for a year immediately after graduation at Catholic University.With his wife Kimberly, Gutelius has three children, Michael, Sam and Mary Katherine.Robert Boss
Robert L. Boss (born October 19, 1983) is an American football coach and former player. In 2006, he played for the af2's Green Bay Blizzard. Boss graduated from Northern Michigan University.St. Norbert Green Knights football
The St. Norbert Green Knights football program is the intercollegiate American football team for St. Norbert College, located in the U.S. state of Wisconsin.
The team competes in the NCAA Division III and are members of the Midwest Conference.
St. Norbert's first football team was fielded in 1931.
The team plays its home games at the 2,454-seat Schneider Stadium in De Pere, Wisconsin.
The Green Knights are coached by Dan McCarty. He was the Defensive Coordinator when the previous Green Knights coach elected to resign from his position. McCarty previously coached the defense at UW-Stout. He led the Sturgeon Bay Clippers to a high school baseball State Championship in 1991 when he played for the Clippers. He went on to play football at Eastern Michigan University. He also has experience playing pro football overseas in Europe. Before the Green Bay Blizzard existed, McCarty was a huge part of the Green Bay Bombers which set the foundation for Green Bay arena football. Once again leading a team to a championship. The Bombers won the League Championship the year he played. After his playing days were over he once again set out for a Championship. He coached the Defense for the Sturgeon Bay Clippers in 2004 when they won State. In the year leading up to his St. Norbert's job, he was the head coach at Southern Door High School, where he turned that program around and got the ball rolling in the right direction for his brother Pat McCarty who is now the head coach there. Coach Dan McCarty will make his head coaching debut at the beginning of the 2015 season.St. Norbert Green Knights softball
The St. Norbert Green Knights softball team represents St. Norbert College in NCAA Division III college softball. The team participates in the Midwest Conference. The Green Knights are currently led by head coach JoAnn Krueger. The team plays its home games at Mel Nicks Field located on the college's campus.Ted Fritsch Jr.
Theodore Edward Fritsch Jr. (born August 26, 1950) is a former American football center in the National Football League. His father, Ted Fritsch, played for the Green Bay Packers in the 1940s. Fritsch played college football at St. Norbert College. He now lives in Marietta, Georgia with his wife, Roberta. He has three children.Tim Coghlin
Tim Coghlin (born March 24, 1964) is a college men's ice hockey coach. He has been the men's ice hockey head coach at St. Norbert College since 1994. Among the 100 all-time winningest college men's ice hockey coaches, Coghlin ranks second in winning percentage at .757.Tim McGuire
Timothy M. McGuire (born September 3, 1953) is an American football coach. He served as the head coach at Morningside College from 1981 to 1982 and at Indiana State University from 1998 to 2004.Tom Hearden
Thomas Francis Hearden (September 8, 1904 – December 27, 1964) was an American football player and coach in the United States. He played college football at the University of Notre Dame, under head coach Knute Rockne, and professionally in the National Football League (NFL) as a halfback for the Green Bay Packers, under head coach Curly Lambeau, and the Chicago Bears, under head coach George Halas. Hearden served as the head football coach at St. Norbert College from 1946 to 1952, compiling a record of 40–14. He died of a heart attack in Green Bay, Wisconsin on December 27, 1964.