Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association


ADRIAN ALBION ALMA
"Bulldogs" "Britons" "Scots"
Adrian, MI Albion, MI Alma, MI
CALVIN HOPE KALAMAZOO
"Knights" "Flying Dutchmen" "Hornets"
Grand Rapids, MI Holland, MI Kalamazoo, MI
OLIVET TRINE
"Comets" "Thunder"
Olivet, MI Angola, IN

Calvin University will play its first season of football in 2024.


Historical Helmets

ADRIAN COLLEGE

? - 1999 2000 - 2004 2005 - 2009
2010 2011 -

ALBION COLLEGE

1989 - c.1992 c.1993 -

Three earlier historical helmets have been described as follows: c.1970s: purple helmet with yellow facemask and a white "A" decal; c.1980s: yellow shell with purple facemask, purple "A" with white outline, and white-purple-white central stripes, the middle one being wider than the others; ? - 1988: yellow helmet, white facemask, purple stripe, and a logo consisting of the team name "BRITONS" in purple letters.


ALMA COLLEGE

? - 2012 2013 - 2017 2020*
*see note 1 below *see note 2 below
2018 - 2019; 2021 2022 -
*see note 3 below *see note 4 below

*1 The left side of this design is "blank" but an "A" logo is worn on the right side (as represented below).

*2 The 'A' logo is worn on the left side only of this design; the right side is "blank".

*3 The 'A' logo is worn on the left side only of this design; the right side is "blank". However during Alma's last two games of the 2019 season (November 9 vs Olivet and November 16 vs Finlandia) a logo was added to the right side: the team name "Scots" in a script style with a USA flag color scheme (photograph below). I have been unable to locate the artwork for this logo.

*4 The 'A' logo is worn on the left side only of this design; uniform numbers are present on the right side (as represented below).


HOPE COLLEGE

1956 - 1960; 1968; 1980 1986 - 2011 2012
*see note 1 below
2013 - 2014 2015 - 2016 -
2021 -

*1 From 1986 through 1994 the oval "H" logo was worn only on the left sides of the helmets; it has been used on both sides since 1995.


KALAMAZOO COLLEGE

? - 1990 ? - 1999? 2000? - 2012
2013 - 2014; 2018 2018 (last 4? games) 2014 - 2017; 2021
*see note 2 below *see note 1 below
2019; 2022 2023 -
*see note 3 below

*1 This design was in use by at least game #5 of the 2014 season (at Albion) while its predecessor was in use during Kalamazoo's first three games; no photographs were located from game #4 (vs Benedictine (IL)). This design was presumably used through the end of the 2014 season, but no confirming photographs were located for games #8 and #9 (vs Trine and vs Adrian).

*2 This design was used during at least three of Kalamazoo's last four games in 2018 (no photographs were located for the October 27 game at Olivet). Uniform numbers are worn on the left side only of this design; on the right side is the same "K"/"hornet" logo which was worn on both sides of the helmets earlier in 2018.

*3 Uniform numbers are worn on the left side only of this design; a logo is present on the right side (as depicted below).


UNIVERSITY OF OLIVET

? - 1999 2000 2001
2002 - 2004 2005 - 2006 2007 - 2010
2011 - 2012 2013 September 5, 2015
2014 - 2017 2018 2019 - 2022
*see note 1 below
2023 -

*1 The left side of this design is "blank" but an "OC" logo adorns the right side (as represented below).


TRINE UNIVERSITY

1995 - 2000 2001 - 2003 2004 - 2005
2006 - 2007 2008 - 2013 2014 (1st three games)
2014 2018 - 2022 2015 - 2017; 2023 -
*see note 1 below

The school name was changed from Tri-State University to Trine University on August 1, 2008.

*1 First used October 4, 2014 (vs Alma).