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Storm Move Back to I-F-L

Storm Move Back to I-F-L

The Sioux Falls Storm have decided to re-join the I-F-L (now back to 8 teams) after announcing 3 months ago they were leaving for the C-I-F, a league that had 15 teams and included old rivals like Sioux City and Omaha. But they had a change of heart and owner Todd Tryon made his feelings know in a letter to…

C-I-F Happy to Gain Storm

C-I-F Happy to Gain Storm

The C-I-F gained a 15th team last week in the Sioux Falls Storm. And League Commissioner Ricky Bertz knows it’s a huge boost for his league to bring in a franchise like Sioux Falls. Wichita Falls might also join which would give the C-I-F 16 teams. It would also bring back rivalries for Sioux Falls like Sioux City and Omaha….

Storm to play in C-I-F next season

Storm to play in C-I-F next season

SIOUX FALLS, SD – The Sioux Falls Storm are pleased to be joining the Champions Indoor Football (CIF) League for the 2018 season.   The CIF will have 15 teams for the 2018 season with the addition of the Storm. The Storm will rekindle several former UIF rivalries, specifically the historic sports rivalry between Sioux Falls and Sioux City. Old rivalries…

Riggs Thinks IFL Needs To Be More Fan Friendly

Spokane's Departure Putting League In Tough Spot

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  The Indoor Football League will look a lot different next year with Spokane officially leaving and as many as three others possibly following. Sioux Falls Storm head coach Kurtiss Riggs says the league’s survival may depend more on improving the product on the field rather than adding more teams. As of now the IFL is down…

Stunned Storm See IFL Championship Reign End

Sioux Falls Dethroned By Arizona In United Bowl

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  For the first time since 2010 the Sioux Falls Storm are not celebrating an IFL Title. Despite a valiant comeback, an Arizona team with championship experience of it’s own dethroned the 6-time defending champs in last night’s United Bowl. In a game that kinda came to symbolize Sioux Falls season, the Storm were dominated in the…

Clash of Champions in United Bowl Saturday

Clash of Champions in United Bowl Saturday

Celebrations have become so routine that the Sioux Falls Storm have to remind themselves it’s not a given. “The thing that’s tough is to try to stress to the veterans that this isn’t just like every other one, this one is different, and why is this one special compared to all the other opportunites?” Storm Head Coach Kurtiss Riggs says….

Home Field Advantage for Storm

Home Field Advantage for Storm

The Storm will host Arizona Saturday night in the United Bowl with the Rattlers riding a 9-game winning streak. Arizona lost at The Premier Center in the Storm’s home opener 40-29. But they had the lengthy home winning streak snapped by Wichita Falls. So is the mystique gone that they can’t possibly lose at home? Possibly, but they still take…

Storm Have Faced Tougher Competition in 2017

Storm Have Faced Tougher Competition in 2017

The Storm will host Arizona Saturday night at the Premier Center in the United Bowl. There is no doubt they have faced much tougher competition this year according to Matt Hermanson. So the team is really glad to have veteran wide receiver Judd Harrold back for the home stretch. It’s a re-match of the home opener against the Rattlers who…

Storm Playing Better Heading Into United Bowl

Storm Playing Better Heading Into United Bowl

The Sioux Falls Storm have ridden a roller coaster during the regular season. But head coach Kurtiss Riggs feels his team really hit it’s stride in the final regular season win at Iowa. They host the Arizona Rattlers in the United Bowl Saturday. The same two teams met at the Premier Center to open the season with a 40-29 Storm…

Storm’s Rouse A Mighty Mouse In The IFL

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Facing a former team in the playoffs as Robbie Rouse did against Iowa would be motivation enough for anyone else. Robbie Rouse, Storm RB:”Playing your old team with what’s at stake, definitely have a chip on your shoulder.” Then again, when you are nicknamed “mouse” it doesn’t take much to get Rouse going. “It’s followed me since high school. It…

Storm Survive Adversity To Win 8th Straight Conference Title

Will Face Arizona In United Bowl July 8th

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  For the 8th straight season the Sioux Falls Storm are heading to the United Bowl as United Conference Champions. How they did it might make this trip one of the sweetest yet. Yesterday’s 66-32 United Conference championship win over Iowa was a bit anti-climactic for a team was challenged more than their record indicates.  Losses and…

BACK TO THE BOWL! Storm Crush Iowa For United Conference Title

Sioux Falls Heading To 8th Straight United Bowl After 66-32 Win

SIOUX FALLS, SD – The Sioux Falls Storm (15-2) soar past the Iowa Barnstormers (13-4) 66-32 on Saturday, June 24th in front of 6,225 fans to bring home their eighth consecutive United Conference Championship.    The Sioux Falls Storm won the toss and kicked off to the Barnstormers who returned the kickoff for a touchdown. But the Storm would answer…

Storm Hope To Play Familiar Tune Against Iowa In Conference Title Game

Sioux Falls Beat Barnstormers 45-24 Last Week

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  With their postseason fates at stake last week, the Sioux Falls Storm and Iowa Barnstormers played the regular season finale like it was a playoff game. Tomorrow they’ll meet again in an actual playoff game. The two teams meet at the Premier Center in the United Conference Championship game at 5:05 PM.  If the Storm play…

PLAYOFF BOUND! Storm’s Second Half Swamps Iowa

Sioux Falls Clinches Playoff Bid & Homefield Advantage With 45-24 Win

DES MOINES, IA  —  Fighting for their playoff lives on the final day of the season was something new to the perennial IFL champion Sioux Falls Storm. They responded to it the way they do in almost every game. With excellence in the face of adversity. Trailing 21-17 at half, Sioux Falls blitzed the host Iowa Barnstormers in the second…

Storm & Fans Savor Finale With Everything On The Line

Sioux Falls & Iowa Fight For Playoff Spot

DES MOINES, IA —  For the first time in a decade the Sioux Falls Storm are facing a must win game with the potential to miss the playoffs. Fans seem to be savoring the moment and so are players.  Quite a few Storm fans have been tailgating outside of the Wells Fargo Arena in Des Moines prior to tonight’s 7…

Joke Would Be On Storm If The Lose To Barnstormers

Sioux Falls Won First Meeting 70-13

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  When the Sioux Falls Storm beat the Iowa Barnstormers 70 to 13 back on March 20th it wasn’t so much that Sioux Falls embarrassed them. No Iowa did that all by themselves. Since then the joke has been on the rest of the Indoor Football League.  The Barnstormers haven’t lost, winning 11 straight and are putting…

Storm Need Win at Iowa to Clinch Playoff Spot

Storm Need Win at Iowa to Clinch Playoff Spot

It’s been a while since the Storm needed to win their final regular season game to make the playoffs. But that is potentially the case when they travel to play the Iowa Barnstormers Saturday night. Both teams are 13-2 and Wichita Falls is 12-3. Only 2 teams will make the playoffs from the division and the winner of the Storm…