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Tatum is a veteran leader for Storm

Tatum is a veteran leader for Storm

SIOUX FALLS, SD… Every team needs veteran leadership. And that’s exactly what wide receiver Mike Tatum brings to his Sioux Falls Storm teammates. He’s also a teacher which is pretty amazing when you consider that he didn’t even play high school or college football. Friday night the Storm host Iowa in a very big game for the playoffs.

Chris Grayson Drives Canaries

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SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  A lot has changed for Chris Grayson since his first tenure with the Canaries. “You know you keep all doors open in this game. You keep on good terms with all your employers so situations like this are always available.” Canaries Outfielder Chris Grayson says. Playing 2015 and parts of 2016, chris showed flashes but never…

Canaries Club Chicago

Birds Win First Game Of Road Trip 7-1

ROSEMOUNT, IL  —  Sioux Falls starting pitcher Dylan Thompson paved the way to a 7-1 win against the Chicago Dogs with a stellar performance on the mound. Thompson improved to 2-1 on the season as he threw eight scoreless inning and gave up just two hits in the process. He walked just three batters and struck out five. The Canaries backed…

Canaries rally for win in Fargo

Canaries rally for win in Fargo

FARGO, ND… The Sioux Falls Canaries leveled the series with their Dakota rivals on Tuesday night, beating the Fargo-Moorhead RedHawks 5-3. A pair of two-run doubles by Chris Jacobs and Chris Grayson in the seventh inning was the difference for the Birds, who moved to 4-7 with the win. Fargo-Moorhead dropped to 6-5 with the defeat. Fargo-Moorhead got on the board…

Redhawks Walkoff Canaries In Series Opener

Sioux Falls Loses 3-2 At Fargo/Moorhead

FARGO, N.D.  —  The Sioux Falls Canaries dropped their first game in Fargo in a in walk-off fashion on Monday, losing to the Fargo-Moorhead RedHawks 3-2. Brennan Metzger sealed the win for Fargo-Moorhead with an RBI single in the bottom of the ninth off of Birds right-hander Kyle Schepel. The win moved Fargo to 6-4, and dropped Sioux Falls to…

Big 1st inning leads Explorers past Canaries at Cage

Big 1st inning leads Explorers past Canaries at Cage

SIOUX FALLS, SD… The Sioux Falls Canaries trailed the Sioux City Explorers 6-0 before they even came to bat Tuesday night at SF Stadium. The #9 hitter Dexter McCall capped the outburst with a 2-run double for the X’s. Jim Patterson lasted only 5 innings giving up 10 hits a and 7 runs as the Birds dropped an 8-2 decision…

Canaries Rally Falls Short Against Chicago

Birds Drop First Game Of 2018 By 4-2 Final

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  Despite rallying from three runs down and bringing the wining run to the plate in the 9th inning, the Sioux Falls Canaries couldn’t complete the comeback and dropped their first game of the 2018 season to the Chicago Dogs 4-2 on Saturday night at the Birdcage in Sioux Falls.  Chris Grayson hit his first homerun of…

Familiar Faces Return to Canaries for Something Special

Familiar Faces Return to Canaries for Something Special

SIOUX FALLS, SD… The Sioux Falls Canaries open the regular season Friday night at SF Stadium against the Chicago Dogs. And they will have many familiar faces back to try and win a championship.  It’s very rare to have so many players return to an independent league team, but Mike Meyer really felt like he’d have a special team if…

Storm Bounce Back By Belting Cedar Rapids

Sioux Falls Rebounds From Arizona Loss To Defeat Titans 65-48

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  Just because the Sioux Falls Storm are not the team to beat in the IFL right now doesn’t mean anyone else in the league not named the Arizona Rattlers are going to beat them. Five days after suffering a 48-40 home loss against Arizona (the second time they’d lost to the Rattlers this season), the Storm…

Shorthanded Stampede Stunned By Lincoln To End Year

Herd Fall 5-4 In Decisive Third Game Against Stars

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  For the better parts of six months the Sioux Falls Stampede looked like a contender for the Clark Cup. All of that came to a crashing halt over the last two weeks and, ultimately, last night in the decisive third game of their playoff series with Lincoln. After blowing 3-1 and 4-3 third period leads, the…

Stampede Season Ends with Overtime Loss to Lincoln

Stampede Season Ends with Overtime Loss to Lincoln

SIOUX FALLS, SD… The Sioux Falls Stampede season came to an end Thursday night at the Premier Center. They jumped out to a 2-0 lead in the first period on a pair of goals by Adam Dawe. And Kirill Panyukov made it 3-1 after 2 periods. But the Stars dominated the 3rd period, scoring three times to send the game…

Stars Tie Clark Cup Series With Stampede

Stars Tie Clark Cup Series With Stampede

Sioux Falls, SD—The Lincoln Stars staved off elimination and forced a Game 3 with a 6-3 victory over the Stampede Wednesday night at the PREMIER Center. The Herd and Stars will square off in a winner-take-all Game 3 on Thursday night at 7:05 PM. The winner will advance to the Western Conference Semifinals to face Waterloo while the loser will…