Sioux Falls Stampede-imported

Former Stampede Kotkansalo & Swayman Selected In NHL Draft

Detroit & Boston Pick Former Herd Teammates

Sioux Falls, SD—Defenseman Kasper Kotkansalo (KOT-kawn-SAH-lo) and goaltender Jeremey Swayman became the 38th and 39th Stampede players to be selected by and NHL club when their names were called during the 2017 NHL Draft in Chicago on Saturday. A total of 48 players with USHL ties were selected during the draft, click here to see the entire list.   Kotkansalo…

Stampede End Season On High Note With Sweep Of Sioux City

Herd Win Finale 4-1

Sioux Falls, SD—It may not have been a playoff game for the Stampede, but it sure felt like one. The Herd closed out their season in impressive fashion, topping the Sioux City Musketeers 4-1 before 7,621 fans at the PREMIER Center Saturday night and earning a weekend sweep of the Anderson Cup champions. Mikhail Berdin was brilliant between the pipes,…

Herd Hold Off Sioux City

Stampede Beat Musketeers 2-1

Sioux Falls, SD—In his final start as a Stampede player, Jeremy Swayman stopped 25 of 26 shots to help lead the Herd to a 2-1 victory over the Anderson Cup champion Sioux City Musketeers before 7,410 fans Friday night at the PREMIER Center. Josh Passolt and Jack Becker tallied the only goals the Herd would need as they captured their…

Luverne’s Playoff Magic Rubs Off On Stampede In Shootout Win Over Madison

Herd Honor Cardinal Hockey & Beat Madison 3-2

Sioux Falls, SD—Less than week after falling in a shootout at Madison, the Stampede gave the Capitols a taste of their own medicine with a 3-2 shootout victory before 6,804 fans at the PREMIER Center Friday night. David Brumm tallied the only goal in the shootout while Mikhail Berdin was outstanding all night, stopping all three shots in the shootout…

Passolt Leads Herd Past Des Moines

Stampede skate past Bucs as Passolt scores twice

Sioux Falls, SD—Josh Passolt scored twice while Khristian Acosta tallied a goal and three assists as the Herd powered past the Des Moines Buccaneers 5-2 Tuesday evening at the PREMIER Center. The Herd improved to 4-1-0 against the Bucs this season and collected their first home win since New Year’s Eve. Mikhali Berdin stopped 30 of 32 shots in goal…

Scoreboard Tuesday, March 21st

Scoreboard Tuesday, March 21st

Scoreboard Tuesday, March 21st USHL Stampede 5, Des Moines 2 *Passolt 2 goals (18) NHL Wild 3, San Jose 2 NBA San Antonio 100, Timberwolves 93 Women’s Golf Sacramento State Invite 598-Sacramento State 599-Princeton 600-Nevada 604-Northern Colorado 635-USD (10th) *Brenna Lervick (USD) 24th College Baseball Presentation 7, Briar Cliff 5 Briar Cliff 6, Presentation 2 Women’s Softball Dordt 2, Mount Marty…

Spud Wins The Race, Stampede Lose The Game

Sellout Sees Sioux Falls Lose To Bloomington 7-4

Sioux Falls, SD—A sellout crowd of 10,678 were loud, but couldn’t help end the Stampede’s woes as the Herd fell 7-4 to the Bloomington Thunder Saturday night at the PREMIER Center. A combined nine goals were scored in the second period, but the Herd were unable to rally behind the crowd. Spud was the star of the game as he…

Jaxon Scores In Stampede Loss To Bucs

Passolt plays 100th game for Stampede

Sioux Falls, SD—The Sioux Falls Stampede outshot the Des Moines Buccaneers 38-21 Tuesday night, but even cupid couldn’t get the Stampede any bounces in a 4-1 loss on Valentine’s Night before 4, 284 fans at the PREMIER Center. Jaxon Nelson tallied the only goal of the game for the Herd who were once again without four regular players in the…

Herd Heartbroken Again In Shootout Loss To Muskies

Stampede Fall 3-2 In Sunday Matinee

Sioux Falls, SD—For the second straight game the Sioux Falls Stampede took one of the league’s best teams down to the wire and earned a point in the standings, but came up just short on earning a second. The Sioux City Musketeers outscored the Stampede 1-0 in a shootout and 3-2 in the game before 5,221 fans at the PREMIER…

Steel Stop Stampede In Overtime

Late Goals Cost Herd In 2-1 Loss

Sioux Falls, SD—The Sioux Falls Stampede earned a point in of their most heartbreaking losses of the season before 6,764 fans at the PREMIER Center Saturday night. The Chicago Steel scored with 0.3 seconds left in overtime to top the Stampede 2-1. Sioux Falls led 1-0 in the third period, but the Steel scored with just 51 seconds remaining to…

Swoyer Scores, But Stampede Lose To SC

Muskies beat Herd 4-1

Sioux Falls, SD—In another closely contested battle between the Sioux Falls Stampede and Sioux City Musketeers, the Musketeers pulled away late and topped the Herd 4-1 before 6,698 fans at the PREMIER Center Friday night. Colin Swoyer tallied the only goal of the game for the Herd who dropped their third straight game and fell to 16-19-4 on the year….

Herd Start Homestand With Loss

Doremus has goal and assist in Stampede loss

Sioux Falls, SD—A slow first period was the difference Thursday night as the Sioux Falls Stampede fell 5-2 to the Dubuque Fighting Saints before 4,519 fans at the PREMIER Center. Dubuque scored three times in the first period before the Stampede rallied to outshoot the Fighting Saints 32-15 in the final two periods, but couldn’t get the break they needed…

Stevens Scores But Herd Fall To Force At Denny

Stevens Scores But Herd Fall To Force At Denny

Alex Stevens put the Stampede on top in the first period, but they couldn’t make it hold up. Fargo scored the game’s final 3 goals for the victory. Sioux Falls travels to Des Moines on Saturday and is back at the Premier Sunday also against Fargo. The Herd are now 13-14-3 for the season. Categories: Semi Pro, Sioux Falls Stampede-imported,…

Passolt Enjoys Having Sister In Town

Stampede veteran's sister is KDLT co-anchor

Josh Passolt played for the Stampede last season. Little did he know when he returned this year that his older sister Kelsie would be in Sioux Falls also. She is the co-anchor weeknights on KDLT, So Josh has enjoyed living in the same city with his older sister for the first time in years.   Categories: Sioux Falls Stampede-imported, Sports, Sports…

West Gets Shutout Win In Front Of USHL/NHL Top Prospects Record Crowd

8,133 Watch Premier USHL Event At Premier Center

Sioux Falls, SD—A record crowd of 8,133 fans watched Team West blank Team East 4-0 at the 2017 USHL/NHL Top Prospects Game Tuesday night at the PREMIER Center. It was the largest crowd ever to attend a USHL/NHL Top Prospects Game. Stampede forward Matthew Quercia tallied a goal and an assist while defenseman Jack St. Ivany added an assist to…

Sioux Falls & Premier Center Impress NHL Brass

USHL/NHL Top Prospect Game Brings Scouts From All 31 NHL Teams

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. —  Though hockey isn’t a sanctioned South Dakota prep sport and there are no college hockey teams in the state, Sioux Falls reputation as a hockey town will continue to grow tonight thanks to the Premier Center & USHL/NHL Top Prospects Game. All 40 of today’s players were at the official luncheon which featured former NHL star…

Local Product Duehr & USHL Top Prospects Come To Sioux Falls

USHL/NHL Top Prospects Game Tomorrow

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  There’s a good chance that a star or two in the NHL’s future will take the ice in Sioux Falls tomorrow night when the Stampede and Denny Sanford Premier Center host the USHL/NHL Top Prospects game. Things actually began today as all 40 players did on ice-testing for NHL scouts.  Though it has an east against…