Colleges – Dakota Wesleyan

Briar Cliff Belts Dakota Wesleyan

Tigers Drop GPAC Opener 47-0

SIOUX CITY, Iowa – The Dakota Wesleyan University football team opened up conference play against Briar Cliff University and lost 47-0 in a Great Plains Athletic Conference matchup Saturday in Sioux City, Iowa. The Tigers (1-2, 0-1 GPAC) went three-and-out in their opening possession, giving BCU the ball at the DWU 33-yard line. However, the Chargers (2-1, 0-1 GPAC) could not…

Nelson Brothers Start On Same Day At QB For SDSU & DWU

Kiel Leads Tigers To 44-0 Win Over Presentation, Kanin Leads Jacks Over Long Island 38-3

BROOKINGS & MITCHELL, S.D.  —  Yesterday was quite a day for Mitchell natives and brothers Kanin and Kiel Nelson and their family. Kiel opened the day starting for Dakota Wesleyan, passing for 166 yards and a score in the Tigers 44-0 win over Presentation.  Later in the day came word that older brother Kanin would make his first career start…

Dakota Wesleyan Blanks Presentation

Tigers Post First Shutout Since 2013 With 44-0 Win

MITCHELL, S.D. – The Dakota Wesleyan University football team pitched a shutout Saturday against Presentation College on their way to a 44-0 victory in the final non-conference matchup of the season at Joe Quintal Field in Mitchell, S.D. The Tigers (1-1) jumped out to a 3-0 lead off the leg of Tate Gale (Irene, S.D) and never looked back. DWU capitalized off great…

Northwestern Rallies Past DWU in GPAC Volleyball

Northwestern Rallies Past DWU in GPAC Volleyball

MITCHELL, SD… The Dakota Wesleyan volleyball team was sporting an 8-0 record before Wednesday night’s big GPAC match-up with #7 Northwestern (7-0). And the match was played at the Corn Palace for good reason with an enthusiastic crowd on hand to cheer on the Tigers who won the first set 25-22 and took a 7 point lead in the second…

Wild Finish Gives Dakota State 4th Straight Win Over DWU

See The Finish Of Last Night's Double OT Thriller!

MADISON, S.D.  —  For the fourth straight year the Dakota State Trojans have defeated arch rival Dakota Wesleyan. The Trojans did it in dramatic fashion with a double overtime field goal to win 33-30.  Click on the video viewer to see the finish! Categories: College Sports, Colleges – Dakota State, Colleges – Dakota Wesleyan, Sports, Sports Top Story Tags: College…

Trojans in Double OT Beat DWU For 4th Straight Time

Trojans in Double OT Beat DWU For 4th Straight Time

MADISON, SD – Impressive ground games made for an instant Ag Bowl classic Thursday night in Madison as Dakota State edged rival Dakota Wesleyan 33-30 in double-overtime. Brodie Frederiksen paced the Trojan offense with 174 yards and two touchdowns, while adding six catches for 99 yards. DWU (0-1) countered with 163 yards and two scores from Luke Loudenberg. But it…

Brodie Says This is Truly a Rivalry Game

Brodie Says This is Truly a Rivalry Game

MADISON, SD… The Dakota State Trojans main running back started his career at DWU.  So Brodie Frederiksen has seen the DSU-DWU rivalry from both sides as they prepare for Thursday night’s season opener. And he says it really has become a great rivalry once again. “Yeah when I first got to DWU all I heard was DSU that and DSU…

2019 KDLT Sports Gridiron Preview

Get Ready For Kickoff As We Preview The 2019 College & Prep Football Season!

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  Football is back and the KDLT Sports team is here to get you ready for kickoff with the 2019 Gridiron Preview!  We’re giving you features, analysis and insight on all our area college and prep teams that will get you set for another great year on the gridiron!  Click on the video viewers below to see…

Cimpl Hopes Youthful Dakota Wesleyan Keeps It Simple In 2019

Tigers Looking To Bounce Back After 2-9 Season

As the state amateur baseball tournament concludes the eyes of Mitchell start to turn toward footballs season with Dakota Wesleyan looking to bounce back from a rare down year. The Tigers open the season a week from Thursday night in Madison at Dakota State looking to end a three game losing streak against their arch rivals.  Last year’s 27-18 loss…

Dakota Wesleyan’s National Champion Kamber Lamer Transferring To USD

Tri-Valley Alum Will Compete In 2020 Outdoor Season

VERMILLION, S.D.  —  After winning a pair of NAIA National Championships at Dakota Wesleyan, Tri-Valley alum Kamber Lamer will try to do it at the Division One Level. The announcement coming today via USD’s that she will transfer in as a graduate student and is eligible to compete in the 2020 outdoor track season.  Lamer won the NAIA Heptathlon indoor…

Perseverance On & Off Track Makes DWU’s Kamber Lamer A National Champion

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MONTROSE, S.D.  —  Celebrating athletic achievement is something Kamber Lamer has grown used to in her family. “Oh yeah we definitely know how to celebrate stuff that are really important to our family!” Kamber says. One of five siblings, Kamber was born into a rich wrestling tradition led by her grandfather, father, uncle and younger brother Caden, the fourth prep wrestler…

Dakota Wesleyan’s Kamber Lamer Wins NAIA National Heptathlon Championship

Comes 48 Hours After Third And Final Appeal To Compete Was Approved

GULF SHORES, ALA  —  Though there was more drama off the track this time thanks to a missed email and registration that nearly kept her from competing at the NAIA National Track & Field Outdoor Meet, the result remained the same for Dakota Wesleyan’s Kamber Lamer. A national championship. After winning the indoor national pentathlon championship in Brookings back in…

Lamer Leads Heptathlon After Day One at NAIA

Lamer Leads Heptathlon After Day One at NAIA

GULF SHORES, AL… Just 2 days after finding out she could compete at the NAIA National Track and Field Meet, Hartford native and DWU senior is making the most of the opportunity. The Indoor national champ in the heptathlon has the lead after 4 of the 7 events with 3,077 points. She has the final 3 events on Friday. Categories:…

Lincoln’s Jaros Commits to DWU

Lincoln's Jaros Commits to DWU

MITCHELL, SD… Matt Wilber loves to have players who can shoot on his Dakota Wesleyan basketball team. He’s got another one after Lincoln Jared Jaros committed to play his college ball in Mitchell for the Tigers. Jaros averaged 20 points and 5 rebounds during his senior season and shot 40% from 3-point range. Categories: College Sports, Colleges – Dakota Wesleyan,…

DWU’s Lamer to Compete in NAIA National Meet Afterall

DWU's Lamer to Compete in NAIA National Meet Afterall

MITCHELL, S.D. – Following multiple appeals by Dakota Wesleyan University, the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletes (NAIA) National Coordinating Committee announced Tuesday that senior Kamberlyn Lamer, of Hartford, will be allowed to compete in the heptathlon at the NAIA Outdoor Track & Field National Championships. “I would like to thank the NAIA and the National Coordinating Committee for their very…

Greicar Picks up 100th Win At DWU With Split At Morningside

Tigers Drop First Game 5-4 But Win Finale 6-1

SIOUX CITY, Iowa – With two games remaining before postseason play, the Dakota Wesleyan University baseball team secured a fourth seed in the Great Plains Athletic Conference Postseason Tournament after splitting games with Morningside College Sunday in Sioux City, Iowa. Drew DeMers (Winner, S.D.) opened the first game for the Tigers with an RBI single to left field to put the Tigers…

Dakota Wesleyan Baseball Sweeps Doubleheader At Briar Cliff

Tigers Win 16-3 & 8-3

SIOUX CITY, Iowa. – The Dakota Wesleyan University baseball team entered the weekend in eighth place of the Great Plains Athletic Conference race. Following a 3-1 record on the weekend, DWU now sits in fifth place after going 2-1 against Northwestern College on Saturday in Orange City, Iowa and finishing 2-0 against Briar Cliff University today in Sioux City, Iowa. DWU…

NAIA Men’s Basketball Tournament Leaving Sioux Falls For Kansas City

Unified Tournament To Be Held In Longtime KC Home

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  The NAIA Men’s Basketball National Tournament won’t be in Sioux Falls when the two divisions merge into one after next year. The NAIA announced today that it’s reached an extension agreement with Kansas City to host the unified tournament from 2021 through 2024.  Kansas City has been hosting the Division One Tournament for more than 80…

DWU and Northwestern Lose Heartbreakers in NAIA Semi’s

DWU and Northwestern Lose Heartbreakers in NAIA Semi's

SIOUX CITY, IA… The NAIA semi-finals couldn’t have been closer. Unfortunately for DWU and Northwestern, they came up just shy in their attempts to make Tuesday’s title game. The defending champion Tiger from Dakota Wesleyan got a late hoop from Kynedi Cheeseman in regulation to tie Southeastern of Florida at 61 and send the game to regulation. It went to…

NAIA NATIONAL QUARTERFINALS-Gustafson Buzzer Beater Lifts Northwestern While DWU Rolls

Red Raiders & Tigers Advance To NAIA Fab Four

SIOUX CITY, IA  —  The Dakota Wesleyan Tigers and Northwestern Red Raiders womens’ basketball teams are heading to the NAIA National Fab Four. Rylie Osthus scored 23 points to lead the defending National Champion Tigers to a 75-62 win over Taylor.  Makaela Karst added 15 points to help the Tigers advance to Monday’s national semifinal against Southeastern at 8:05 PM…