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Borchardt, Stampede Excited for Clark Cup Finals

Borchardt, Stampede Excited for Clark Cup Finals

SIOUX FALLS, SD… The Sioux Falls Stampede are the hottest team in the USHL with only one loss in the post season. They are coming off an impressive 3-0 sweep of Tri-City with 2 of those wins coming on the road at Kearney. Needless to say the players are excited about the opportunity to play in the Clark Cup Finals,…

Stampede Sweep Tri-City, Advance to Clark Cup Finals

Stampede Sweep Tri-City, Advance to Clark Cup Finals

Sioux Falls, SD—In what has been an incredible season for the Sioux Falls Stampede, it was only fitting that Game 3 would end in dramatic fashion. Brian Chambers goal with 51 seconds remaining in regulation broke a 2-2 tie to give the Stampede a 3-2 victory in Game 3 of the Western Conference Final, sweeping the best-of-five series against the…

Herd Happy to Be Home For Game 3

Herd Happy to Be Home For Game 3

SIOUX FALLS, SD… Friday night is game 3 of the Western Conference Finals and the Stampede have a chance to sweep the Best of 5 series from  the Tri-City Storm with another win. And they are very glad to be back home at the Premier Center for the next 2 games if necessary. Scott Owens, Stampede Head Coach says:”We’re looking…

Stampede React to Road Wins at Tri-City

Stampede React to Road Wins at Tri-City

SIOUX FALLS, SD… The Sioux Falls Stampede returned home at 4 am Thursday morning with a 2-0 lead over Tri-City in the USHL’s Western Conference Finals. Games 3 and 4 are at the Premier Center Friday and then Saturday if necessary. The Herd have played extremely well, winning 3-0 and 4-1 against the league’s best team. Cade Borchardt, Stampede Forward:”We…

Stampede Take Commanding Lead in Western Conference Finals

Stampede Take Commanding Lead in Western Conference Finals

  Kearney, NE—The Sioux Falls Stampede are one win away from their third trip to the Clark Cup Finals after taking down the Tri-City Storm, 4-1 Wednesday night in Game 2 of the Western Conference Final. With the win, the Herd now lead the best-of-five series, 2-0, with Game 3 taking place Friday night at the PREMIER Center. The Stampede…

Stampede Blank Tri-City in Game One of Western Conf. Finals

Stampede Blank Tri-City in Game One of Western Conf. Finals

Kearney, NE—The Stampede scored twice in the second period and once in the third while Jaxson Stauber earned his first career playoff shutout as the Herd blanked Tri-City 3-0 in Game One of the Western Conference Final. It marked the first time since 2013 that a Stampede goaltender earned a shutout in a playoff game. Charlie Lindgren was the last…

Stampede Ready for Western Conference Finals

Stampede Ready for Western Conference Finals

KEARNEY, NE… The USHL’s Western Conference finals start Tuesday night in Kearney, NE where the Ti-City Storm host the Sioux Falls Stampede. The winner of the best of 5 series advances to the Clark Cup Finals. And the Stampede know if they keeping playing like they did against Waterloo, they will be fine. Brian Chambers, Stampede Center says:”We just don’t…

Stampede Players React to Another OT Win and Series Clincher

Stampede Players React to Another OT Win and Series Clincher

SIOUX FALLS, SD… The Stampede have now won 3 overtime playoff games after Wednesday night’s 2-1 win over Waterloo that clinched the Western Conference semi-finals. With all of that OT experience the Herd knew how to handle the pressure of game 4, knowing that a loss would send them back to Waterloo for the 5th game. Brian Chambers, Scored GW…

Stampede Advance to Western Conf. Finals With Another OT Win

Stampede Advance to Western Conf. Finals With Another OT Win

Sioux Falls, SD—Brian Chambers goal at 8:25 of overtime lifted the Stampede to a 2-1 victory over the Waterloo Black Hawks in Game 4 of the Western Conference Semi-Finals against Waterloo at the PREMIER Center. The win gave the Stampede the series at three games to one. It was another come-from-behind victory for the Herd who trailed 1-0 with less…

Stampede Hope to Clinch Wednesday night at Premier Center

Stampede Hope to Clinch Wednesday night at Premier Center

SIOUX FALLS, SD… The Sioux Falls Stampede were very impressive in Tuesday night’s 6-2 win that gave them a 2-1 lead in the Western Conference semifinals. And they are hoping for more of the same Wednesday night at the Denny where a win would advance them to the next round of the Clark Cup Playoffs. Clay Borchardt, Goal in Tuesday’s…

Stampede Break Game Open in 2nd, Dominate Waterloo 6-2 in Game 3

Stampede Break Game Open in 2nd, Dominate Waterloo 6-2 in Game 3

Sioux Falls, SD—In another intense and chippy game that saw Waterloo rack up 70 penalty minutes, the Sioux Falls Stampede scored four goals in the second period en route to a 6-2 thumping of the Black Hawks in Game 3 of their Western Conference Semi-Final series at the PREMIER Center. The Herd now lead the best-of-five series 2-1 with Game…

Stampede Win 4 OT Thriller to Advance in Clark Cup Playoffs

Stampede Win 4 OT Thriller to Advance in Clark Cup Playoffs

SIOUX FALLS, SD…After 120 minutes of hockey, the Stampede themselves were thinking the same thing their fans were. “Yeah you know what? When it comes to the fourth overtime you just don’t think it’s ever going to end.” Stampede Defenseman Max Crozier says. At about a quarter after midnight, it finally did. “The D was getting back a little slow…

SEVENTH HEAVEN! Stampede Outlast Musketeers In Four Overtimes!

Austen Swankler Nets Game Winner In Seventh Period Of Hockey To Win 3-2

UPDATED 2:15 AM SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  The longest game in Sioux Falls Stampede history will go down as one of the sweetest wins in franchise history. Austen Swankler scored 2:57 into the fourth overtime (seventh period) to give the Stampede a 3-2 victory over Sioux City in game two of their Western Conference first round series, clinching a 2-0…

Stampede Players Ready For Game 2

Stampede Players Ready For Game 2

SIOUX FALLS, SD… The Sioux Falls Stampede won game one against Sioux City Tuesday night 2-1 on goals by Jared Westcott and Andre Lee. While it’s a nice way to start the best of 3 series, they realize that game two Wednesday is really important.  “A lot of people might say that it’s comfortable but we’re not trying to play comfortable…

Stampede Edge Musketeers in Game One of Clark Cup Playoffs

Stampede Edge Musketeers in Game One of Clark Cup Playoffs

Sioux Falls, SD—Andre Lee’s power play goal with 6:59 remaining in regulation proved to be the game winner as the Sioux Falls Stamped topped Sioux City 2-1 in Game one of their best-of-three first round series at the PREMIER Center. Game two of the series takes place Wednesday night in Sioux Falls. In a tightly contested game the Herd got…

Stampede Ready for the Clark Cup Playoffs

Stampede Ready for the Clark Cup Playoffs

SIOUX FALLS, SD… The Stampede were ready for the Clark Cup Playoffs to begin Tuesday night at the Premier Center when they hosted Sioux City for the first in the best of 3 series. Captain Blake Bride felt really good about this team.  “So it’s nice to see a whole team come together like we have. And have the passion to…

Romano Thriving a Long Way From Home for Stampede

Romano Thriving a Long Way From Home for Stampede

SIOUX FALLS, SD…Stampede’s Anthony Romano is a long way from home. Romano, Stampede Center: “The adjustment is not really seeing that many people, you know the big skyscrapers and all that.” Originally from Toronto, Canada. Romano saw US soil as a way to achieve his dream. Romano: “I kept improving, kept staying the course, kept getting better every day. That…

Stauber & Stampede Stop Sioux City

Herd Defeat Muskies 2-1

Sioux Falls, SD—Two first period goals would be all the Sioux Falls Stampede would need as they held off the Sioux City Musketeers 2-1 before 6,074 fans at the PREMIER Center Friday night. Sioux Falls finished the season series with the Musketeers 7-0-1. The Herd improved to 38-16-7 and remain tied for second place with Waterloo with 83 points and…