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Storm’s Roller Coaster Season Ends One Play Short Of Title

Sioux Falls Loses United Bowl At Iowa 42-38

DES MOINES, IA  —  Through a roller coaster season of ups, downs and dramatic finishes, this was the perfect ending to the United Bowl. Until Damien Ford went into the Iowa stands. “You know I went up for it, end up hitting the wall, wasn’t really expecting a fan to be a part of the play, but of course that’s…

Grayson Lifts Birds Past Railcats

Sioux Falls, S.D. — A four-run lead after three and a season-high four caught stealings from Wilfredo Gimenez behind the plate wasn’t enough for Gary on Saturday night at Sioux Falls Stadium as the RailCats fell to the Canaries, 7-5. The ‘Cats have now dropped a season-high four straight games, are in third place in the North Division and are…

Metzger in 3rd at Bakker Crossing Pro-Am

Metzger in 3rd at Bakker Crossing Pro-Am

SIOUX FALLS, SD… Andre Metzger spends about half of his year in Sioux Falls and the rest in Scottsdale, AZ. He’s enjoying his time at “home” this week after winning the Dakotas Tour event at Willow Run and he’s in 3rd place after 18 holes of the Bakker Crossing Pro-Am which runs through Sunday. Chris Gilman is the leader at…

Pimentel, Canaries blank Gary 1-0

Pimentel, Canaries blank Gary 1-0

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – Sioux Falls Canaries starting pitcher Cesilio Pimentel had the best outing of his career on Friday night, leading the Birds to a 1-0 win over the Gary SouthShore RailCats at Sioux Falls Stadium Pimentel dominated the RailCat offense over eight innings, bringing a no-hitter into the seventh inning of play while allowing just one walk. He…

Scoreboard Friday, July 6th

Scoreboard Friday, July 6th

Scoreboard Friday, July 6th American League  Twins 6, Baltimore 2 *Kepler 2-run HR American Association Canaries 1, Gary 0 *Pimentel 8 IP-7 K’s LPGA Thornberry Creek Classic-2nd Round -16 Sei Young Kim -12 Yu Liu -11 Emma Talley -7   Amy Olson (30th) -6   Kim Kaufman (42nd) Dakotas Tour Bakker Crossing Pro-Am-1st Round -6 Chris Gilman -5 Matt Hansen -4 Andre…

Storm Ready for United Bowl in Des Moines

Storm Ready for United Bowl in Des Moines

DES MOINES, IA… For an organization that’s won 10 league championships, underdog is an unusual role for the Sioux Falls Storm. But not unwelcome. “Something about it, something about being the underdog whether it’s the way we tick, or the way that we play on the road, but it’s been our mentality on the road that’s won us some ballgames…

Zabel chooses Augie over Pro Baseball

Zabel chooses Augie over Pro Baseball

PIERRE, SD… Pierre’s Peyton Zabel made his choice today and Coach O and Tim Huber couldn’t be happier because he will be an Augustana Viking this fall.  Zabel announced on twitter that he will play both football and basketball for the Vikings. He quarterbacked the Governors to a state football title last November and pitched his Pierre legion team to…

Riggs expects a tight United Bowl with Iowa

Riggs expects a tight United Bowl with Iowa

SIOUX FALLS, SD… The Sioux Falls Storm are no strangers to the United Bowl. And they have been a very good road team in 2018, losing only the season opener at Arizona 39-33 in a game they had a great chance to win in the final minute. While they take confidence to Des Moines for Saturday night’s championship game, head…

Olson ready to take off on LPGA Tour

Olson ready to take off on LPGA Tour

SIOUX FALLS, SD…Fargo native Amy Olson is off to her best start on the LPGA Tour in 2018. The former NDSU star who won an NCAA record 20 tournaments in college, has been on tour since 2013. She got married last summer and has earned over $200,000 so far this year and is 51st on the money list. Olson (formerly…