Colleges – Dakota Wesleyan

Northwestern Pulls Away From Dakota Wesleyan

17th Ranked Red Raiders Beat Tigers 29-10

ORANGE CITY, IA  —  The 17th ranked Northwestern Red Raiders scored 22 unanswered points in the second half to defeat visiting Dakota Wesleyan 29-10 on Saturday evening in NAIA college football at Orange City, Iowa. Northwestern’s Tyson Kooima passed for 234 yards and a score while running for 74 yards and two scores.  Jacob Kalongonis also rushed for 136 yards…

Scoreboard Wednesday, October 11th

Scores for Wednesday, October 11, 2017

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  SCORES FOR WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 11TH, 2017 College Volleyball  Dordt def. Northwestern, 25-22, 30-28, 19-25, 25-22 Briar Cliff def. Dakota Wesleyan, 27-25, 25-15, 25-16 Morningside def. Mount Marty, 25-20, 25-12, 25-9 Midland def. College of Saint Mary, 25-19, 25-22, 25-13 Hastings def. Concordia University, 25-10, 25-14, 25-19   Men’s Soccer Concordia University 2, Doane University 1  …

Tigers Trounced At Morningside

Dakota Wesleyan Loses To Powerful Mustangs 76-21

SIOUX CITY, IA  —  Morningside had a happy homecoming at the expense of the Dakota Wesleyan Tigers. The 4th ranked Mustangs scored the games first 42 points and never looked back, cruising to a 76-21 win over the Tigers on Saturday afternoon in Sioux City, Iowa in NAIA College Football action.  DWU falls to 4-3 and 2-2 in GPAC play…

Tigers Throttle Midland

Turner Leads Dakota Wesleyan In 55-21 Rout

MITCHELL, S.D. – In front of over 3,500 people, the No. 25 Dakota Wesleyan University football team scored early and often as they ran away from the No. 24 Midland University Warriors in a Great Plains Athletic Conference matchup, 55-21 on Blue and White Days Saturday at Joe Quintal Field in Mitchell, S.D.   In the Tigers’ (4-2, 2-0 GPAC)…

Tigers Rally From 21 Down To Buck Broncos

Late Field Goal Gives Dakota Wesleyan 38-35 Sunday Night Win At Dakota Dome

VERMILLION, S.D.  —   Lightning made Dakota Wesleyan and Hastings push their football game back to Sunday and south to the Dakota Dome in Vermillion. By night’s end lightning had seem to strike on the field thanks to the Tigers quick strike offense! DWU rallied from 21 down, scoring 35 unanswered points and winning 38-35 on Seth Paulson’s field goal…


The Best Sights, Sounds & Moments From Local Prep & College Football!

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  Click on the video viewer for a special look back at the best sights, sounds and moments from the fourth week of local prep and college football!

Epic Doane Comeback Stuns Dakota Wesleyan 68-67

DWU Loses 67-49 Lead With 6 Minutes Left

CRETE, Neb. – With less than seven minutes to play in the game, the No. 22 Dakota Wesleyan University football team led the No. 7 Doane University football team, 67-49 in the NAIA Game of the Week. The 18-point lead wasn’t enough as Doane scored 19 unanswered points in the final 6:19 of the game to defeat DWU, 68-67 Saturday in…

DWU Overpowered by Unbeaten Briar Cliff

DWU Overpowered by Unbeaten Briar Cliff

MITCHELL… The Dakota Wesleyan volleyball team came into Wednesday night’s match with an 11-4 record and lots of confidence. But Briar Cliff brought a perfect record to the Corn Palace and after a straight set win improved to 10-0. Courtney Schafer led the Chargers with 15 kills and Emily Sanburg had 11. Yankton sophomore Becky Frick led the way for…

Tigers Trounce Jamestown

DWU Wins Home Opener 49-12

MITCHELL, S.D. – In their first home game of the 2017 season, the Dakota Wesleyan University football team overpowered the future Great Plains Athletic Conference member, the University of Jamestown, 49-12 at Joe Quintal Field in Mitchell.   The Tigers (2-1) received the opening kickoff of the game and wasted no time putting points on the board. In their opening…

Trio Of Local College Quarterbacks Honored

Streveler, Giles & Turner Win Player Of The Week Awards

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  Chris Streveler only played a half against the Drake Bulldogs and, with the Coyotes scoring 77 points, punter Brady Schutt didn’t get that much work. Yet what each did in their short time was good enough to earn them Missouri Valley Player of the Week honors. Streveler is offensive player of the week after throwing for…

Gridiron Greatness-Week 0 & 1

The Best Sights, Sounds & Moments From Local Prep & College Football!

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  A new season of pigskin brings the return of a KDLT Sports Tradition! Each week until the state championship in November we’ll spotlight the best sights, sounds and moments from local prep and college football in a segment we call “Gridiron Greatness”. We debut 2017 by looking back at two weeks!  The special “Week 0” for…

Trojans Shine On Big Stage Against Rival Dakota Wesleyan

Dakota State Defeats Arch Rivals 56-39

MADISON, S.D.  —  Last night the college football season in South Dakota kicked off with a bang in Madison as Dakota State beat Dakota Wesleyan 56-39, their second straight win over DWU and first in Madison since 1999. Jacob Giles went 40-48 for 452 yards and seven touchdowns. Austin Opdahl caught 17 of those passes for 333 yards and four…

Giles, Opdahl Lead Dakota State past DWU 56-39

Giles, Opdahl Lead Dakota State past DWU 56-39

MADISON, SD… In a wild college football opener the Dakota State Trojans out-scored DWU 56-39 in a game that had almost 1,200 yards of offense. Jacob Giles led the way for the Trojans completing 40 of 48 passes for 452 yards and 7 TD’s. 4 of those scoring passes went to Austin Opdahl who hauled in 17 passes for 333…

2017 GRIDIRON PREVIEW-NAIA With Dakota State’s Josh Anderson

Trojan Head Coach Helps Break Down Local NAIA Squads

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  On the eve of the season opener with Dakota Wesleyan, Dakota State head coach Josh Anderson joins the KDLT Gridiron Preview to talk about his Trojans and the rest of the local NAIA squads in 2017!

Jose Lopez Named Dakota Wesleyan Men’s Soccer Head Coach

Tiger Alum Takes Over Program

MITCHELL, S.D. – Dakota Wesleyan University Director of Athletics Jon Hart is pleased to announce the addition of José Lopez as the next head men’s soccer coach, beginning immediately it was announced on Friday.   A former player for the Tigers, Lopez brings a wealth of experience and passion for the game to a young DWU squad. A native of…

Tigers Split At Morningside

DWU Wins Nightcap 10-9 After Dropping Opener 13-5

SIOUX CITY, IA  —  The Dakota Wesleyan Tigers and Morningside Mustangs split an NAIA college baseball doubleheader in Sioux City, Iowa on Sunday afternoon. The Mustangs won the opening game 13-5.  Brandon Oropeza went 2-3 with an RBI while Reed Harter also added a pair of hits. The Tigers salvaged the finale with a 10-9 victory.  Zach Uttecht went 4-4…