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NAIA BASKETBALL CLASSIC: Dakota Wesleyan Caps Off Dominant GPAC Weekend By Sweeping Presentation

6th-Ranked Men Win 95-62, 7th-Ranked Women Roll 73-33

MEN’S RECAP SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – Senior Ty Hoglund (Dell Rapids, S.D.) climbed to fourth on the Dakota Wesleyan University men’s basketball all-time scoring list with 2,071 career points, as DWU handled Presentation College, 95-62 Sunday at the Sanford Pentagon in Sioux Falls, S.D. In the early moments, Nick Harden (Chicago, Ill.) got a basket to go plus a foul. He made the ensuing free…

NAIA BASKETBALL CLASSIC: Ranked Dakota Wesleyan Teams Whip Dakota State

7th-Ranked Tiger Women Win 94-74, 6th-Ranked Men Prevail 80-62

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  The Dakota Wesleyan men’s and women’s basketball team are each ranked inside the NAIA’s top ten. They showed why at the NAIA Classic at the Sanford Pentagon on Saturday against rival Dakota State. Kynedi Cheeseman had a game-high 23 points, with Makaela Karst and Sarah Carr each adding 17 points, to lead the 7th-ranked Tigers to…

Dordt Decimates Dakota Wesleyan

Defenders Beat Tigers

SIOUX CENTER, IA. —  The Dordt Defenders rolled up 697 total yards of offense to roll over visiting Dakota Wesleyan 57-22 on Saturday afternoon in NAIA college football action in Sioux Center. Dordt quarterback Noah Clayberg ran 20 times for 222 yards and a score while passing for 134 yards and two touchdowns. DWU quarterback Kiel Nelson passed for 179…

10th Ranked Northwestern Rolls At Dakota Wesleyan

Red Raiders Win 52-7

MITCHELL, S.D.  —  Northwestern rolled up 549 yards of total offense on their way to rolling over Dakota Wesleyan 52-7 on Saturday night in Mitchell. Tyson Kooima passed for 348 yards and three scores while also rushing for a 71 yard touchdown.  Jacob Kalogonis ran for 137 yards and a pair of scores while Shane Solberg hauled in eight passes…

Briar Cliff Belts Dakota Wesleyan

Tigers Drop GPAC Opener 47-0

SIOUX CITY, Iowa – The Dakota Wesleyan University football team opened up conference play against Briar Cliff University and lost 47-0 in a Great Plains Athletic Conference matchup Saturday in Sioux City, Iowa. The Tigers (1-2, 0-1 GPAC) went three-and-out in their opening possession, giving BCU the ball at the DWU 33-yard line. However, the Chargers (2-1, 0-1 GPAC) could not…

Nelson Brothers Start On Same Day At QB For SDSU & DWU

Kiel Leads Tigers To 44-0 Win Over Presentation, Kanin Leads Jacks Over Long Island 38-3

BROOKINGS & MITCHELL, S.D.  —  Yesterday was quite a day for Mitchell natives and brothers Kanin and Kiel Nelson and their family. Kiel opened the day starting for Dakota Wesleyan, passing for 166 yards and a score in the Tigers 44-0 win over Presentation.  Later in the day came word that older brother Kanin would make his first career start…

Dakota Wesleyan Blanks Presentation

Tigers Post First Shutout Since 2013 With 44-0 Win

MITCHELL, S.D. – The Dakota Wesleyan University football team pitched a shutout Saturday against Presentation College on their way to a 44-0 victory in the final non-conference matchup of the season at Joe Quintal Field in Mitchell, S.D. The Tigers (1-1) jumped out to a 3-0 lead off the leg of Tate Gale (Irene, S.D) and never looked back. DWU capitalized off great…

Wild Finish Gives Dakota State 4th Straight Win Over DWU

See The Finish Of Last Night's Double OT Thriller!

MADISON, S.D.  —  For the fourth straight year the Dakota State Trojans have defeated arch rival Dakota Wesleyan. The Trojans did it in dramatic fashion with a double overtime field goal to win 33-30.  Click on the video viewer to see the finish! Categories: College Sports, Colleges – Dakota State, Colleges – Dakota Wesleyan, Sports, Sports Top Story Tags: College…

2019 KDLT Sports Gridiron Preview

Get Ready For Kickoff As We Preview The 2019 College & Prep Football Season!

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  Football is back and the KDLT Sports team is here to get you ready for kickoff with the 2019 Gridiron Preview!  We’re giving you features, analysis and insight on all our area college and prep teams that will get you set for another great year on the gridiron!  Click on the video viewers below to see…

Cimpl Hopes Youthful Dakota Wesleyan Keeps It Simple In 2019

Tigers Looking To Bounce Back After 2-9 Season

As the state amateur baseball tournament concludes the eyes of Mitchell start to turn toward footballs season with Dakota Wesleyan looking to bounce back from a rare down year. The Tigers open the season a week from Thursday night in Madison at Dakota State looking to end a three game losing streak against their arch rivals.  Last year’s 27-18 loss…

Dakota Wesleyan’s National Champion Kamber Lamer Transferring To USD

Tri-Valley Alum Will Compete In 2020 Outdoor Season

VERMILLION, S.D.  —  After winning a pair of NAIA National Championships at Dakota Wesleyan, Tri-Valley alum Kamber Lamer will try to do it at the Division One Level. The announcement coming today via USD’s that she will transfer in as a graduate student and is eligible to compete in the 2020 outdoor track season.  Lamer won the NAIA Heptathlon indoor…

Perseverance On & Off Track Makes DWU’s Kamber Lamer A National Champion

Karl's TV & Appliance Athlete of the Week

MONTROSE, S.D.  —  Celebrating athletic achievement is something Kamber Lamer has grown used to in her family. “Oh yeah we definitely know how to celebrate stuff that are really important to our family!” Kamber says. One of five siblings, Kamber was born into a rich wrestling tradition led by her grandfather, father, uncle and younger brother Caden, the fourth prep wrestler…

Dakota Wesleyan’s Kamber Lamer Wins NAIA National Heptathlon Championship

Comes 48 Hours After Third And Final Appeal To Compete Was Approved

GULF SHORES, ALA  —  Though there was more drama off the track this time thanks to a missed email and registration that nearly kept her from competing at the NAIA National Track & Field Outdoor Meet, the result remained the same for Dakota Wesleyan’s Kamber Lamer. A national championship. After winning the indoor national pentathlon championship in Brookings back in…

Greicar Picks up 100th Win At DWU With Split At Morningside

Tigers Drop First Game 5-4 But Win Finale 6-1

SIOUX CITY, Iowa – With two games remaining before postseason play, the Dakota Wesleyan University baseball team secured a fourth seed in the Great Plains Athletic Conference Postseason Tournament after splitting games with Morningside College Sunday in Sioux City, Iowa. Drew DeMers (Winner, S.D.) opened the first game for the Tigers with an RBI single to left field to put the Tigers…

Dakota Wesleyan Baseball Sweeps Doubleheader At Briar Cliff

Tigers Win 16-3 & 8-3

SIOUX CITY, Iowa. – The Dakota Wesleyan University baseball team entered the weekend in eighth place of the Great Plains Athletic Conference race. Following a 3-1 record on the weekend, DWU now sits in fifth place after going 2-1 against Northwestern College on Saturday in Orange City, Iowa and finishing 2-0 against Briar Cliff University today in Sioux City, Iowa. DWU…

NAIA NATIONAL QUARTERFINALS-Gustafson Buzzer Beater Lifts Northwestern While DWU Rolls

Red Raiders & Tigers Advance To NAIA Fab Four

SIOUX CITY, IA  —  The Dakota Wesleyan Tigers and Northwestern Red Raiders womens’ basketball teams are heading to the NAIA National Fab Four. Rylie Osthus scored 23 points to lead the defending National Champion Tigers to a 75-62 win over Taylor.  Makaela Karst added 15 points to help the Tigers advance to Monday’s national semifinal against Southeastern at 8:05 PM…

NAIA NATIONAL TOURNAMENT: Dakota Wesleyan’s Upset Bid Of Defending Champ Indiana Wesleyan Undone In Heartbreaker

Tigers Fall 87-86

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – With two seconds left and trailing by a point, Ty Hoglund (Dell Rapids, S.D.) threw up a shot from half court that missed just off the mark as the Dakota Wesleyan University men’s basketball team lost in heartbreaking fashion to the overall number one seed Indiana Wesleyan University, 87-86 in the second round of the NAIA…

NAIA NATIONAL TOURNAMENT: DWU Women Pull Away From Saint Francis

Defending National Champions Head To Quarterfinals With 63-49 Win

SIOUX CITY, Iowa – Thanks to dominating defense throughout, the Dakota Wesleyan University women’s basketball team advanced past Saint Francis University (Ill.), 63-49 in the second round of the NAIA Division II Women’s Basketball National Championships, presented by Riverside Technologies and Seaboard Triumph Foods, Friday at the Tyson Events Center. The Fighting Saints (24-9) wasted no time offensively with an easy…

Morningside Bounces Dakota Wesleyan From GPAC Men’s Tournament

Tigers Still Likely To Make NAIA Tournament Despite 88-81 Setback

SIOUX CITY, Iowa – After leading at halftime 46-40, the No. 18 Dakota Wesleyan University men’s basketball team fell to No. 2 Morningside College, 88-81 in the Great Plains Athletic Conference Tournament Semifinals on Saturday in Sioux City, Iowa. Both teams struggled in the first two minutes of the game offensively as the Mustangs (27-2, 18-2 GPAC) were able to…

Dakota Wesleyan Splits Doubleheader At Morningside

Tiger Women Win 82-76 While DWU Men Fall 87-72

WOMEN’S RECAP SIOUX CITY, Iowa. – In a top-10 battle, the No. 4 Dakota Wesleyan University women’s basketball team defeated No. 8 Morningside College 82-76 in a Great Plains Athletic Conference matchup Saturday afternoon in Sioux City, Iowa.   Kynedi Cheeseman (Alexandria, S.D.) wasted no time offensively for the Tigers (21-3, 14-3 GPAC) as she drilled back-to-back 3-pointers to give…