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More Pre-Season All-American Honors for Gabe Watson

More Pre-Season All-American Honors for Gabe Watson

SIOUX FALLS – Seven-time All-American Gabriel Watson of the University of Sioux Falls Football Team, who finished fifth in the balloting for the Harlon Hill a year ago, continues to earn preseason honors leading to the 2019 NCAA DII football season. Today (July 15), Watson was selected to the 2019 College Football America Yearbook Division II Preseason Starting Lineup, CFAY’s version of an All-America…

Dakota Alliance Wins National Championship

Dakota Alliance Wins National Championship

SIOUX FALLS, SD… The Dakota Alliance Girls 14 & Under team returned home from Tennessee as national champions. They did not allow a goal in the United States Youth Soccer National President’s Cup, out-scoring opponents 23-0. They came close to winning a national title last year and that served as motivation for this year. James Oppenheimer, Dakota Alliance 14 U…

Nielson Gets 5-Year Extension at USD

Nielson Gets 5-Year Extension at USD

VERMILLION, S.D.—South Dakota Athletic Director David Herbster has announced a five-year contract with head football coach Bob Nielson. The announcement follows another milestone year for Nielson, who surpassed 200 collegiate victories last season. “Bob is a proven leader who has laid a solid foundation for our program as we build a championship culture,” said Herbster. “I look forward to watching…

Lorenzo Brown A Champion Again After Vintage Performance In United Bowl

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SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  From the moment he first suited up for the Sioux Falls Cougars eleven years ago until now, Lorenzo Brown hasn’t changed much. “My pregame has been the same since I can remember. I’m not really a guy to get too high or get too low. I just go with the flow and let the game do…

Storm Reclaim IFL Title By Completing Revenge Tour

Sioux Falls Wins 11th Championship By Avenging Title Losses To Iowa & Arizona

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  The Sioux Falls Storm returned to South Dakota less than 24 hours after one of the sweetest championship wins in team history. The Storm rallied to defeat the host Arizona Rattlers 56-53 in the 2019 United Bowl last night in Glendale, Arizona to capture the 11th championship in franchise history.  The title is especially sweet after…

Sioux Falls Steel Defeat Fury To Complete Dominant State Championship Run

Steel Win Title Game 9-0

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  One week after winning the Ringneck Invitational the Sioux Falls Steel kept rolling at the South Dakota State Softball Tournament on Sunday, defeating the Sioux Falls Fury 9-0 in the title game of the 18U division.  The Steel outscored opponents 29-3 in three victories. Click on the video viewer for highlights! Categories: High School Sports, Sports,…

Dogs Rally Again To Finish Sweep Of Canaries

Birds Drop Third Straight One-Run Game 2-1

SIOUX FALLS, SD — The Chicago Dogs (31-22) slipped by the Sioux Falls Canaries (27-27) 2-1 Sunday to complete a weekend sweep. Graham Low hit his first home run as a professional in the bottom of the seventh. It gave the Birds a 1-0 lead. Taylor Hill went the distance and pitched all nine innings. He completed the game with…

BACK ON TOP! STORM STUN ARIZONA TO WIN UNITED BOWL!

Sioux Falls Wins 11th Championship 56-53 Over Previously Unbeaten Arizona

GLENDALE, AZ  —  After two straight tight championship game losses and one of the most trying seasons in team history, the Sioux Falls Storm are back on top of the IFL. Led by an MVP performance from quarterback Lorenzo Brown the Storm stunned the previously unbeaten 15-0 Arizona Rattlers 56-53 in the 2019 United Bowl to claim their 11th championship…

United Bowl Could Be USF Alum Lorenzo Brown’s Final Game

National Champ With USF & IFL Champ With Storm

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  Whether the Sioux Falls Storm win or lose the United Bowl at Arizona tonight it could be the final game for a local legend in Sioux Falls, quarterback Lorenzo Brown. He first burst onto the scene in 2008 as the quarterback at the University of Sioux Falls, leading them to consecutive NAIA National Titles.  Brown became the…

USD Signs Volleyball Coach Leanne Williamson To Five Year Deal

Led Coyotes To First NCAA Division One Tournament Appearance Last Year

VERMILLION, S.D.—South Dakota Athletic Director David Herbster announced this week a new five-year contract with head volleyball coach Leanne Williamson. The announcement follows one of the most successful seasons in program history highlighted by 21 wins and the team’s first appearance in the NCAA Division I Tournament.   “Leanne has proven to be an outstanding coach and leader of young…

Four Canaries Selected To Play In American Association All-Star Game

Alay Lago, Kevin Taylor, Mike Hart & Taylor Hill Heading To St. Paul July 23rd

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — Four Sioux Falls Canaries will represent the American Association’s South Division at the league’s All-Star Game. Second baseman Alay Lago, pitcher Taylor Hill, outfielder Mike Hart and utility player Kevin Taylor have earned All-Star nods for the 2019 season.   Both Lago and Hart were named starters on the South Division team. The game will take…

Canaries Complete 4-Game Sweep of AirHogs

Canaries Complete 4-Game Sweep of AirHogs

SIOUX FALLS, SD — Bring out the brooms; the Canaries (27-24) have swept the Texas Airhogs (10-41). They won 6-4 on Thursday to complete the sweep. Luis Pollorena pitched seven innings. He allowed two runs on four hits and struck out a season-high seven Airhogs. “This was a big momentum booster going into this weekend with Chicago,” Pollorena said. “I…

Storm Head to Arizona to Reclaim Title

Storm Head to Arizona to Reclaim Title

SIOUX FALLS, SD…With a championship history boasting ten league titles, the Storm aren’t used to seeing someone else celebrating at their expense. Much less in consecutive seasons. “To come that close to the goal and falling up short, it’s tough. It’s been in the back of my mind the last two years.” Storm QB Lorenzo Brown says. For the third…

Amy Olson Says Fundamentals Are Key

Amy Olson Says Fundamentals Are Key

CHASKA, MN… Former NDSU standout Amy Olson of Oxbow, ND holds the record for most wins by a collegiate golfer. Just last year she finally started to feel comfortable and was playing much better on the LPGA Tour. So is is confidence that has made the big difference after almost winning the Evian Classic? “Technique is a lot. Confidence is…