Geneva College

Athletics

Winning Tradition


Geno DeMarco coaching the Geneva College Golden Tornadoes.

Geneva has qualified for post-season in 14 of the last 19 years under head coach Geno DeMarco

.500 or better record against conference opponents in 18 out of the last 21 years

2013

Undefeated at Reeves Field

Finished second in home attendance Nationally

2012 Finished top 10 in home attendance Nationally
2011 In its first year of eligibility in the Presidents’ Athletic Conference, the Golden Tornadoes finished with the third best record in conference play
2010 4-1 record away from Reeves Field while posting the sixth highest average attendance at home in all of NCAA Division III
2009 Ranked #1 (National Christian College Athletic Association)
NCCAA Victory Bowl Champions
2008 Geneva was one of only two teams at any NCAA level to start the season 1-5 and win its last four games for the best turnaround in school history.
2007 Ranked as high as #1 NCCAA
Declined ECAC Bowl Championship
Played for NCCAA Championship in Victory Bowl
2006 Ranked as high as 11th NAIA, finished 30th NAIA
2005 Ranked in Top 15 - NAIA National Championship Series
Ranked #1 - National Christian College Athletic Association
2004 Ranked in Top 25 - NAIA
2003 Ranked in Top 20 - NAIA
NCCAA Victory Bowl Champions
2002 Ranked in Top 25 - NAIA
NCCAA Victory Bowl Champions
2001 Ranked in Top 25 - NAIA
2000 Ranked in Top 10 - NAIA
Declined Victory Bowl Bid
1999 Ranked in Top 15 - NAIA
Ranked #1 - National Christian College Athletic Association
NCCAA Victory Bowl Champions
1998 Ranked #1 - NAIA
NCCAA Victory Bowl Champions
1997 Ranked in Top 5 - NAIA National Championship Series
Ranked #1 - National Christian College Athletic Association
1996 Ranked in Top 10 - NAIA National Championship Series
1995 Ranked in Top 15 - NAIA National Championship Series
1994 Ranked in Top 20 - NAIA

Geno DeMarco - Head Coaching Success

  • 21 Seasons at Geneva
  • All-time Winningest Coach at Geneva
  • Post Season 13 of the last 17 years
  • 5 Victory Bowl Championships
  • 2nd Winningest Coach in Western Pennsylvania
  • Among Top 5 Winningest Coaches in Pennsylvania

Listed below are the top 20 Winningest Active Coaches in Eastern United States (Minimum 20 years at school)

Coach College Yrs  Win %  Division 
Mike Drass Wesley College, DE 21 .789 DIII
Ken Sparks Carson-Newman, TN 33 .787 DII
Dan Hale Bloomsburg, PA 21 .755 DII
Rich Giancola Montclair State, NJ 29 .690 DIII
Tim Murphy Harvard, MA 21 .688 I-AA
Mike Maynard University of Redlands, CA 25 .685 DIII
Al Bagnoli University of Penn, PA 21 .676 I-AA
Frank Beamer Virginia Tech, VA 26 .667 DI
Bill Snyder Kansas State, KS 24 .665 DI
Monte Cater Shepherd, WV 26 .660 DII
Rich Lackner Carnegie Mellon, PA 28 .655 DIII
Larry Blakeney Troy State, AL 23 .642 I-AA
Walt Hamline Wagner, NY 32 .630 I-AA
George Mihalik Slippery Rock, PA 26 .623 DII
Andy Talley Villanova, PA 28 .622 I-AA
Geno DeMarco Geneva, PA 21 .603 DIII
Dennis Douds East Stroudsburg, PA 39 .591 DII
Jack Cosgrove University of Maine, ME 21 .591 I-AA
Jimmy Laycock William and Mary, VA 33 .582 I-AA
Mike Ayers Wofford, SC 26 .501 I-AA

500 Wins Club

Geneva is one of only 33 Division III football programs to have won over 500 games. In the programs 120 years of existence the Golden Tornadoes have racked up 514 wins.
Year-by-Year stats