Mettlach joins FU football staff

HANCOCK – Gwinn native Dan Mettlach has been named the offensive coordinator at Finlandia University by head coach Tom Driscoll. The Lions begin playing football in 2015.

Previously, Mettlach spent three seasons (2007-10) at Northern Michigan University as an assistant. He was the quarterbacks coach at Hillsdale in 2011 and most recently served as the special team coordinator/passing game coordinator/quarterbacks coach at Macalester College in St. Paul, Minnesota.

Mettlach is a former quarterback for the Michigan Tech Huskies, having captained the school to the 2004 GLIAC title. He was also the 2004 GLIAC Player of the Year.