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Big 1st inning leads Explorers past Canaries at Cage

Big 1st inning leads Explorers past Canaries at Cage

SIOUX FALLS, SD… The Sioux Falls Canaries trailed the Sioux City Explorers 6-0 before they even came to bat Tuesday night at SF Stadium. The #9 hitter Dexter McCall capped the outburst with a 2-run double for the X’s. Jim Patterson lasted only 5 innings giving up 10 hits a and 7 runs as the Birds dropped an 8-2 decision…

Canaries Rally Falls Short Against Chicago

Birds Drop First Game Of 2018 By 4-2 Final

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  Despite rallying from three runs down and bringing the wining run to the plate in the 9th inning, the Sioux Falls Canaries couldn’t complete the comeback and dropped their first game of the 2018 season to the Chicago Dogs 4-2 on Saturday night at the Birdcage in Sioux Falls.  Chris Grayson hit his first homerun of…

Familiar Faces Return to Canaries for Something Special

Familiar Faces Return to Canaries for Something Special

SIOUX FALLS, SD… The Sioux Falls Canaries open the regular season Friday night at SF Stadium against the Chicago Dogs. And they will have many familiar faces back to try and win a championship.  It’s very rare to have so many players return to an independent league team, but Mike Meyer really felt like he’d have a special team if…

Storm Bounce Back By Belting Cedar Rapids

Sioux Falls Rebounds From Arizona Loss To Defeat Titans 65-48

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  Just because the Sioux Falls Storm are not the team to beat in the IFL right now doesn’t mean anyone else in the league not named the Arizona Rattlers are going to beat them. Five days after suffering a 48-40 home loss against Arizona (the second time they’d lost to the Rattlers this season), the Storm…

Shorthanded Stampede Stunned By Lincoln To End Year

Herd Fall 5-4 In Decisive Third Game Against Stars

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  For the better parts of six months the Sioux Falls Stampede looked like a contender for the Clark Cup. All of that came to a crashing halt over the last two weeks and, ultimately, last night in the decisive third game of their playoff series with Lincoln. After blowing 3-1 and 4-3 third period leads, the…

Stampede Season Ends with Overtime Loss to Lincoln

Stampede Season Ends with Overtime Loss to Lincoln

SIOUX FALLS, SD… The Sioux Falls Stampede season came to an end Thursday night at the Premier Center. They jumped out to a 2-0 lead in the first period on a pair of goals by Adam Dawe. And Kirill Panyukov made it 3-1 after 2 periods. But the Stars dominated the 3rd period, scoring three times to send the game…

Stars Tie Clark Cup Series With Stampede

Stars Tie Clark Cup Series With Stampede

Sioux Falls, SD—The Lincoln Stars staved off elimination and forced a Game 3 with a 6-3 victory over the Stampede Wednesday night at the PREMIER Center. The Herd and Stars will square off in a winner-take-all Game 3 on Thursday night at 7:05 PM. The winner will advance to the Western Conference Semifinals to face Waterloo while the loser will…

Herd Players Gain Confidence From Game One Victory

Herd Players Gain Confidence From Game One Victory

SIOUX FALLS, SD… The Stampede got the post season started on the right foot (skate) Tuesday night with a 5-3 win over Lincoln in the best of three playoff series. Kevin Conley, who scored the 1st goal feels it will give them plenty of confidence moving forward and Jack St. Ivany who scored the 3rd goal really felt having the…

Herd Roll to Game One Victory over Lincoln

Herd Roll to Game One Victory over Lincoln

Sioux Falls, SD—If Stampede fans were worried that the teams struggles down the stretch in the regular season would carry over into the playoffs those worries were put to bed early Tuesday night at the PREMIER Center. The Herd came ready to play and topped the Lincoln Stars 5-3 in Game 1 of their first round series. The Herd lead…

Stampede Ready for Post Season

Stampede Ready for Post Season

SIOUX FALLS, SD…The Stampede faltered down the stretch in the regular season. But they had played so well prior to the slump that they still gained home ice advantage for the opening round Clark Cup playoff series against the Lincoln Stars. Head coach Scott Owens knows his team was really good for 6 months and hopes the new start will…

Tatum Is The Storm’s Explosive Weapon

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SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  It’s easy to see how Mike Tatum picked up his nickname. “The Weapon, that’s my nickname. So I got that name because I passed for a touchdown in one game, ran for a touchdown, caught a touchdown and returned a kick. All in one Arena game.” Storm WR/RB Mike Tatum says. Making it even more impressive…

Storm Rattled By Arizona Again

Sioux Falls Suffers Second Loss To Rattlers 48-40

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  — The IFL’s newest rivalry between the Sioux Falls Storm and Arizona Rattlers has, for the moment, been decidedly in Arizona’s favor. Despite a spirited Storm rally from 25 down, Arizona held on to beat Sioux Falls 48-40 on Monday night at the Denny Sanford Premier Center in game that had originally been scheduled for last Saturday…

Stampede Look To Stop Slump In Playoffs

Herd Open First Round Against Lincoln Tomorrow

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  Tomorrow night playoff hockey takes over the Premier Center as the Sioux Falls Stampede begin their Clark Cup First Round Series with Lincoln. The Herd wrapped up the regular season last night with a 3-2 shootout loss at Fargo.  Though there were signs that they’re ready to breakout, the Stampede head into the playoffs on their…

Stampede Clinch Home Ice In Playoffs Despite Loss To Fargo

Herd Shutout In Home Finale 3-0 But Gain Home Ice Thanks To Lincoln Loss

Sioux Falls, SD—They say Friday the 13th is unlucky and the Sioux Falls Stampede found that out the hard way at the PREMIER Center. A crowd of over 10,000 was expected before the winter blizzard blasted all of South Dakota, but still 6,313 fans braved the elements to attend and cheer on the hometown team. The Stampede offense stalled however,…