Semi Pro

Storm’s Playoff Fate Hangs On Final Three Games

Sioux Falls In Danger Of Missing Postseason

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  As dominant as the Storm have been in the IFL over the last six years, we’ve sometimes heard fans complain that the season’s kinda boring. Well last week’s loss to Wichita Falls makes things more than interesting now since it could end up leading to the Storm missing the playoffs if they don’t win their final…

T-Bones Blank Birds

Canaries Lose Series Opener With Kansas City 2-0

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  The scuffling Sioux Falls Canaries dropped their fourth straight game on Friday night, managing just five hits in a 2-0 loss to the Kansas City T-Bones on Friday night in Sioux Falls. Chase McDonald’s RBI single in the second and Eddie Newton’s RBI triple in the third were all the T-Bones needed to drop the Canaries…

Miami Heat Purchase Controlling Interest Of Skyforce

Heineman Family To Remain Involved In Off Court & Promotional Duties

MIAMI, FL – The Miami HEAT announced today that they have purchased a controlling interest in their NBA Development League affiliate, the Sioux Falls Skyforce. The Miami HEAT and the Heineman family will be partners in the Skyforce and will continue to run the team as they have over the past four seasons. The Miami HEAT, led by Skyforce General…

It’s Been A Minute Since Storm’s Last Home Loss

Sioux Falls Saw 68-Game Home Win Streak Snapped This Weekend

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  For the first time in seven years, Sioux Falls Storm fans left a home game unhappy. The Storm’s 68-game home win streak came to an end last night when Wichita Falls stunned Sioux Falls 36-21.  It’s the second time in three meetings this year that the Storm have lost to the Nighthawks. It’s the first time…

Ex-Canaries Pitcher John Brebbia Debuts With In Majors With Cardinals

Gets Out Against Lone Batter Faced Sunday In Colorado

DENVER, CO  —  As the current edition of the Sioux Falls Canaries struggle, a former Bird had a day to remember in Denver. Ex-Canaries pitcher John Brebbia made his Major League debut for the St. Louis Cardinals against the Colorado Rockies.  Brebbia retired the only batter he faced, Trevor Story, during the Cardinals 8-4 loss to the Rockies. Brebbia pitched…

Wichita Falls Stuns Storm To Snap 68-Game Home Win Streak

Storm Suffer First Home Loss In Seven Years 36-21

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  For the first time in seven years, Sioux Falls Storm fans left a home game disappointed. Wichita Falls dominated from the second quarter on to stun the Storm 36-21 on Saturday night in Sioux Falls.  It’s Sioux Falls first home loss since 2010, snapping a 68-game home win streak.  It’s also the Storm’s first loss in…

Canaries Rally Past Sioux City For Walkoff Opening Day Win

Jacobs Single Gives Sioux Falls 6-5 Win In Ten Innings

SIOUX FALLS, SD – The Sioux Falls Canaries battled back from an early three run deficit on Sunday afternoon to defeat the Sioux City Explorers in extra innings by the final score of 6-5 at Sioux Falls Stadium.   For the third time in as many games, the Canaries found themselves trailing early. The X’s struck for two runs in…

Storm Stomp Cedar Rapids

Sioux Falls Defeats Titans 54-20 For 68th Straight Home Win

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  It didn’t take long for the Sioux Falls Storm to get the ball rolling toward their 68th consecutive home win. LaTavious Willis took the opening kickoff back 50 yards for a score against the Cedar Rapids Titans and the Storm never looked back, cruising to a 54-20 win over the Titans at the Denny Sanford Premier…

Storm Win Again At Green Bay

Sioux Falls Improves To 10-1 With 44-24 Win

GREEN BAY, WI  —  For the third time in a month, and second time in Green Bay, the Sioux Falls Storm snuffed out the Blizzard. The Storm improved to 10-1 with a 44-24 victory at Green Bay on Saturday night in IFL action. Quarterback Lorenzo Brown went 9-13 through the air for 93 yards and a touchdown while rushing for…

Aston Ends Aberdeen’s Magical Season In Overtime

Wings Fall 2-1 In Decisive Game Three Of Robertson Cup Semifinal

DULUTH, MN —  A magical postseason ride came to a heartbreaking end for the Aberdeen Wings. Evgeny Yakovlev scored 17:17 into overtime to give the Aston Rebels a 2-1 victory over the Wings in Game 3 of the NAHL Robertson Cup Semifinals on Saturday afternoon in Duluth, Minnesota.  Aston wins the series 2-1 and advances to the championship game tomorrow….

Sioux Fall Thunder Drop Inaugural Game

Dakota Fusion Score Three Unanswered Goals And Win 3-1

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  For the first time since 2007, Sioux Falls has a soccer team to call its own. We’ll have to wait a little longer for the first win. The Sioux Falls Thunder, a new member of the 96-team semi-pro National Premier Soccer League, dropped their first ever game to the Dakota Fusion 3-1 on Saturday night at…

Canaries Hope New Mike Meyer Era Has A Familiar Championship Feel

Ex-Pitching Coach Takes Over

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  It remains to be seen whether or not the Sioux Falls Canaries will end a string of six straight losing seasons. At the very least, new manager Mike Meyer promises that they’ll be entertaining win or lose. The Birds practiced today at the Birdcage in advance of tomorrow night’s 6:00 PM exhibition opener in Yankton against…

Storm Bring Down The Empire For 67th Straight Home Win

Sioux Falls Bounces Back From Last Week's Loss With 62-32 Victory

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  The Sioux Falls Storm faced the possibility of losing consecutive games for the first time since 2009. Instead the Storm continued a home win streak that dates back to 2010. Sioux Falls used a massive second half to defeat the visiting Spokane Empire 62-32 on Saturday night in Sioux Falls in a rematch of last year’s…

Wichita Falls Hands Storm First Loss

Sioux Falls Loses Road Game 44-36

WICHITA FALLS, TX  —  The second best team in the IFL show the top team they were more than capable of hanging with them. Wichita Falls hand the Sioux Falls Storm their first loss of the 2017 season 44-36 on Saturday night in Wichita Falls, Texas. The Storm fall to 8-1 with the defeat while the NightHawks improve to 8-2….