Colleges – Dakota Wesleyan

Dakota Wesleyan Splits Doubleheader At Morningside

Tiger Women Win 82-76 While DWU Men Fall 87-72

WOMEN’S RECAP SIOUX CITY, Iowa. – In a top-10 battle, the No. 4 Dakota Wesleyan University women’s basketball team defeated No. 8 Morningside College 82-76 in a Great Plains Athletic Conference matchup Saturday afternoon in Sioux City, Iowa.   Kynedi Cheeseman (Alexandria, S.D.) wasted no time offensively for the Tigers (21-3, 14-3 GPAC) as she drilled back-to-back 3-pointers to give…

DWU’s Jason Christensen Back On The Bench

MITCHELL, S.D. — Jason Christensen’s been at the helm of the Dakota Wesleyan Women’s Basketball team for 9 years. He’s fresh off his best season that included a national title. However, a health concern this season put his coaching career on pause.   Head Coach Jason Christensen is the winningest coach in DWU women’s basketball history. However his greatest battle came…

#3 Northwestern Women Knock Off #1 DWU 69-54

#3 Northwestern Women Knock Off #1 DWU 69-54

ORANGE CITY, Iowa – In a tight defensive contest, the No. 1 Dakota Wesleyan University women’s basketball team dropped its’ first road game of the season to No. 3 Northwestern College, 69-54 in a Great Plains Athletic Conference top-five matchup Wednesday in the Bultman Center in Orange City, Iowa. Northwestern (18-2, 12-2 GPAC) began the game converting on two straight…

Christensen Talks About Strength of GPAC

Christensen Talks About Strength of GPAC

MITCHELL, SD… Wednesday night features a great match-up in Orange City between #1 DWU and #3 Northwestern in women’s basketball. But that’s nothing new for the GPAC. Twice the nation’s premier conference has sent all four teams to the NAIA semi-finals in Sioux City. And as evidenced by this game, the league is once again very strong. So why is…

Augie Wrestlers Pin DWU

Augie Wrestlers Pin DWU

SIOUX FALLS – The first home dual of the season didn’t last long for Augustana wrestling, as the Vikings dispatched Dakota Wesleyan in less than an hour for a 54-0 win. The Tigers forfeited five of the 10 matches, while the Vikings earned extra points in four of the five remaining matches to secure the win at the Elmen Center. Augustana head coach Jason…

Wilber Reacts to Big Win for DWU over #2 Morningside

Wilber Reacts to Big Win for DWU over #2 Morningside

MITCHELL, S.D. – In a game that saw 17 lead changes, the No. 18 Dakota Wesleyan men’s basketball team came away with an exciting 86-82 victory over No. 2 Morningside College in a Great Plains Athletic Conference bout Wednesday at the Corn Palace in Mitchell. The Tigers (13-4, 7-3 GPAC) opened up the game with two-straight 3-point baskets from Samuel…

DWU Sweeps Morningside in big GPAC Doubleheader at Corn palace

DWU Sweeps Morningside in big GPAC Doubleheader at Corn palace

MITCHELL, SD… It was a fun night for the Cirb Crazies at the Corn Palace Wednesday night. They had plenty to cheer about as DWU swept the GPAC doubleheader from Morningside. In the women’s game, the top-ranked Tigers dominated #8 Morningside 91-67. Kynedi Cheeseman and Rylie Osthus each scored 20 points, Lisa Carr had 19 and Makaela Karst 14 points…

DWU Women Want to Make New Memories this Season

DWU Women Want to Make New Memories this Season

MITCHELL, SD… The Dakota Wesleyan women’s basketball team is doing a terrific job of defending it’s national title. The Tigers are off to a 15-1 start and ranked #1 in the NAIA poll. But the players and coaches aren’t looking back. They want to make new memories with this team! Categories: College Sports, Colleges – Dakota Wesleyan, Sports, Sports Top…

Cheeseman Leading DWU to Greatness Again as Defending National Champs

Cheeseman Leading DWU to Greatness Again as Defending National Champs

  MITCHELL, SD…Junior guard Kynedi Cheeseman is making her presence known on the court… Jason Christensen, DWU WBB Coach:”Kynedi is just a good kid that always wants to get better. Does she try my patience sometimes.. Yes she does.” She’s the Tiger’s top scorer so far this season averaging 21 points a game. Christensen:”A lot of times she’s one of…

Jansma’s Late 3 Sinks DWU at the Corn Palace

Jansma's Late 3 Sinks DWU at the Corn Palace

MITCHELL, SD… To say that Dordt won a thriller at the Corn Palace Wednesday night would be a huge understatement. It looked like the Tigers had the game in the bag, leading most of the way by double digits. Ty Hoglund led a very balanced attack with 21 points and Aaron Ahmadu had 17 points and 7 rebounds and all…

DWU Women Celebrate National Championship With Win Over Dordt

DWU Women Celebrate National Championship With Win Over Dordt

MITCHELL, SD… The DWU Women’s Basketball team unveiled their NAIA Championship banner before the start of Wednesday night’s game with Dordt at the Corn Palace. They then celebrated with a 72-68. But it wasn’t easy. The Defenders led 16-8 in the first quarter before the Tigers rallied and eventually took the lead. Annie Rhinesmith led Dordt with 20 points and…

Dakota Wesleyan Sweeps Through Presentation & NAIA Classic

Tiger Men Win 103-76 & Women Victorious 91-49

MEN’S RECAP SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – After jumping out to an 11-0 lead to begin the game, the Dakota Wesleyan University men’s basketball team never looked back as they defeated Presentation College, 103-76 Sunday at the Sanford Pentagon in Sioux Falls, S.D. The Tigers (3-0) opened the game with an 11-0 run that was capped off by a Collin Kramer (Volga, S.D.) 3-pointer….

Dakota Wesleyan Takes A Pair From Dakota State At NAIA Classic

Tiger Men Win 77-65 While Defending National Champion Women Roll 106-63

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  Dakota Wesleyan picked up a pair of victories over rival Dakota State at the Sanford Pentagon NAIA Classic on Saturday in Sioux Falls. The defending NAIA National Champion Tiger women defeated the Trojans 106-63 to improve to 2-0.  Five Tigers scored in double figures with Kynedi Cheeseman’s 28 leading the way while Jessi Giles led DSU…

HIGHLIGHTS: GPAC Northwestern Rolls to 5-0, DWU Falls to Briar Cliff

ORANGE CITY, I.A. —  The Northwestern Red Raiders are rolling at 4-0 and have outscored teams 167-50 so far this season. However they were tested with unbeated Doane. Dakota Wesleyan was on the road at Briar Cliff. Click the videobox for GPAC highlights. Categories: Colleges – Dakota Wesleyan, Colleges – Northwestern, Sports, Sports Top Story

5th Ranked Red Raiders Rock Dakota Wesleyan

Northwestern 4-0 After 41-13 Win In Mitchell

MITCHELL, S.D.  —  The 5th ranked Northwestern Red Raiders had no trouble improving to 4-0, ripping host Dakota Wesleyan 41-13 on Saturday night in Mitchell.  Jacob Kalogonis led the Red Raiders with 133 yards on 24 carries and two touchdowns.  Tyson Kooima also threw for 296 yards and two scores. Click on the video viewer for highlights! Categories: College Sports,…

Morningside Stampedes Past Dakota Wesleyan

Tigers Drop GPAC Opener 66-13

MITCHELL, S.D. – It was a Great Plains Athletic Conference opener at Joe Quintal Field as the Dakota Wesleyan University football team took on No. 2 Morningside College. DWU held strong early but dropped the conference matchup, 66-13 Saturday in Mitchell.   The Mustangs (3-0, 1-0 GPAC) took their opening drive down the field and punched the ball into the…

Bragging Rights Stay In Madison As Trojans Tame Tigers For Third Straight Year

DSU Beats DWU 27-18

MITCHELL, S.D.  —  For the third straight year, bragging rights in the Dakota Wesleyan-Dakota State football rivalry will remain in Madison as the Trojans once again defeated their arch rivals. DSU claimed their third consecutive victory over DWU with a 27-18 last night at Joe Quintal Field in Mitchell.The biggest difference was a former Tiger-Brodie Fredricksen.  The Madison alum rushed…

Frederiksen Leads Dakota State past DWU 27-18

Frederiksen Leads Dakota State past DWU 27-18

MITCHELL, SD… For the 3rd straight year the Trojans of Dakota State have started the season with a big win over rival DWU. Thursday night they rose the big shoulders of former Madison Bulldog Brodie Frederiksen who carried the ball 31 times for 286 yards and 2 TD’s The biggest was an 80-yarder in the 3rd quarter that gave the…