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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…

Herd Players Gain Confidence From Game One Victory

Herd Players Gain Confidence From Game One Victory

SIOUX FALLS, SD… The Stampede got the post season started on the right foot (skate) Tuesday night with a 5-3 win over Lincoln in the best of three playoff series. Kevin Conley, who scored the 1st goal feels it will give them plenty of confidence moving forward and Jack St. Ivany who scored the 3rd goal really felt having the…

Herd Roll to Game One Victory over Lincoln

Herd Roll to Game One Victory over Lincoln

Sioux Falls, SD—If Stampede fans were worried that the teams struggles down the stretch in the regular season would carry over into the playoffs those worries were put to bed early Tuesday night at the PREMIER Center. The Herd came ready to play and topped the Lincoln Stars 5-3 in Game 1 of their first round series. The Herd lead…

Stampede Ready for Post Season

Stampede Ready for Post Season

SIOUX FALLS, SD…The Stampede faltered down the stretch in the regular season. But they had played so well prior to the slump that they still gained home ice advantage for the opening round Clark Cup playoff series against the Lincoln Stars. Head coach Scott Owens knows his team was really good for 6 months and hopes the new start will…

Stampede Look To Stop Slump In Playoffs

Herd Open First Round Against Lincoln Tomorrow

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  Tomorrow night playoff hockey takes over the Premier Center as the Sioux Falls Stampede begin their Clark Cup First Round Series with Lincoln. The Herd wrapped up the regular season last night with a 3-2 shootout loss at Fargo.  Though there were signs that they’re ready to breakout, the Stampede head into the playoffs on their…

Stampede Clinch Home Ice In Playoffs Despite Loss To Fargo

Herd Shutout In Home Finale 3-0 But Gain Home Ice Thanks To Lincoln Loss

Sioux Falls, SD—They say Friday the 13th is unlucky and the Sioux Falls Stampede found that out the hard way at the PREMIER Center. A crowd of over 10,000 was expected before the winter blizzard blasted all of South Dakota, but still 6,313 fans braved the elements to attend and cheer on the hometown team. The Stampede offense stalled however,…

Russian Import Berdin Leads Stampede Between The Pipes

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SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  Mikhail Berdin loves playing in front of fans in the United States. “Because when I play in KHL we had maybe 3,000 maximum in fans. In here sometimes we have 10,000.” Stampede Goalie Mikhail Berdin says. And Sioux Falls Stampede fans love their goalie from Russia. “I think it helps motivate him. He’s fiercly competitive and…

Stampede Swept In Waterloo

Herd Drop Second Straight 4-1

Waterloo, IA-For the second night in a row the Stampede fell in a two-goal hole and weren’t able to rally back as they fell 4-1 to the Waterloo Black Hawks Saturday night at Young Arena. Waterloo topped Sioux Falls 5-3 on Friday night. It marks just the second time this season the Herd have dropped back-to-back games. The Herd are…

Stampede Fall Short In Waterloo

Herd Fall 5-3

  Waterloo, IA—The Sioux Falls Stampede battled back from an early two-goal deficit, but the Waterloo Black Hawks edged the Herd 5-3 Friday night at Young Arena. The Herd rallied from a 2-0 first period deficit to tie the game, but the Hawks went on to score two more goals of their own to regain the two-goal lead and hung…

Zeb Knutson Signs Pro Contract in AHL

MILWAUKEE, WI… The Milwaukee Admirals have signed Sioux Falls native Zeb Knutson to an amateur try-out (ATO) contract. The 24-year old forward recently completed a collegiate career with Minnesota State University (Mankato). Knutson played for two seasons in the USHL and did so with his hometown team the Sioux Falls Stampede. In that time he amassed 99 points (53 goals, 46 assists)…

Stampede Win Overtime Thriller over Waterloo

Stampede Win Overtime Thriller over Waterloo

Sioux Falls, SD—Griffin Lunn’s goal 2:56 into overtime lifted the Sioux Falls Stampede to a 3-2 victory over the Waterloo Black Hawks before 7,170 fans at the PREMIER Center Friday night. The win moved the Stampede (31-15-8) within two points of the Black Hawks for first place in the Western Conference with six games remaining on the schedule. The Stampede…

Owens Talks About Tight Race for Playoff Positioning

Owens Talks About Tight Race for Playoff Positioning

SIOUX FALLS, SD… 4 teams in the USHL’s Western Conference started play Friday night within 3 points in the playoff standings. All will make the post season, but gaining one of the top two seeds would mean a bye in the first round while the 3rd and 4th teams would host a best of 3 series. Scott Owens is impressed…

NCAA Hockey West Regional Feature Sioux Falls Natives & Stampede Alums

Play Begins Friday At Premier Center

Sioux Falls, SD—Several former Stampede players will be making their way back to Sioux Falls for the 2018 NCAA Division I Men’s Ice Hockey West Regional at the PREMIER Center this upcoming weekend. The field of 16 was announced on Sunday and the four teams playing in Sioux Falls are Air Force, Minnesota-Duluth, Minnesota State-Mankato and St. Cloud State. A…

Stampede Double Up Sioux City

Herd Win At Sioux City

Sioux City, IA—Six different players scored goals as the Sioux Falls Stampede topped the Sioux City Musketeers 6-3 Saturday night at the Tyson Events Center. The win improved the Herd’s record to 29-14-8 and into a second place tie with Omaha in the Western Conference. Adam Dawe tallied a goal and an assist while Reid Stefanson tallied two assists while…

Lincoln Spoils Stampede’s Perfect Weekend

Herd Fall To Stars 5-2

Sioux Falls, SD—Playing their third game in three days, the Sioux Falls Stampede ran out of gas Sunday night and fell 5-2 to the Lincoln Stars before 4,908 at the PREMIER Center. Artem Ivanyuzhenkov (Ar-tim Ivan-YOU-zhen-kov) tallied both goals for the herd who fell to 27-14-8 on the season, but still remain in third place in the Western Conference just…

Stampede win again at Sioux City

Stampede win again at Sioux City

Sioux City, IA—The Sioux Falls Stampede rallied three times before taking their first lead early in the third period en route to a 5-3 victory at Sioux City Friday night at the Tyson Events Center. The win extended the Stampede’s unbeaten streak in regulation to nine games (7-0-2) and moved them into a second place tie with Waterloo. Carson Dimoff…

St. Ivany Honored, Herd Keep Winning

St. Ivany Honored, Herd Keep Winning

Sioux Falls, SD—The United States Hockey League (USHL) announced Monday afternoon that Jack St. Ivany  has been named Defenseman of the Week. He earns the honor after tallying four points (1g, 3a) in three games between February 6 and 10.  The second-year veteran helped lead the Herd to a 4-3 victory on Tuesday with a goal over the Fargo Force. St. Ivany followed it…

Stampede Win Again at Home

Stampede Win Again at Home

Sioux Falls, SD—A three-goal third period lifted the Stampede to a 4-2 victory over the Lincoln Stars Friday night at the PREMIER Center. Adam Dawe scored twice while Mikhail Berdin stopped 25 of 27 shots in goal for the Stampede who improved to 6-0-1 in their last seven games and 22-11-7 overall. The victory eclipsed last year’s season win total…