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Lorenzo Brown A Champion Again After Vintage Performance In United Bowl

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SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  From the moment he first suited up for the Sioux Falls Cougars eleven years ago until now, Lorenzo Brown hasn’t changed much. “My pregame has been the same since I can remember. I’m not really a guy to get too high or get too low. I just go with the flow and let the game do…

Storm Reclaim IFL Title By Completing Revenge Tour

Sioux Falls Wins 11th Championship By Avenging Title Losses To Iowa & Arizona

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  The Sioux Falls Storm returned to South Dakota less than 24 hours after one of the sweetest championship wins in team history. The Storm rallied to defeat the host Arizona Rattlers 56-53 in the 2019 United Bowl last night in Glendale, Arizona to capture the 11th championship in franchise history.  The title is especially sweet after…

BACK ON TOP! STORM STUN ARIZONA TO WIN UNITED BOWL!

Sioux Falls Wins 11th Championship 56-53 Over Previously Unbeaten Arizona

GLENDALE, AZ  —  After two straight tight championship game losses and one of the most trying seasons in team history, the Sioux Falls Storm are back on top of the IFL. Led by an MVP performance from quarterback Lorenzo Brown the Storm stunned the previously unbeaten 15-0 Arizona Rattlers 56-53 in the 2019 United Bowl to claim their 11th championship…

United Bowl Could Be USF Alum Lorenzo Brown’s Final Game

National Champ With USF & IFL Champ With Storm

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  Whether the Sioux Falls Storm win or lose the United Bowl at Arizona tonight it could be the final game for a local legend in Sioux Falls, quarterback Lorenzo Brown. He first burst onto the scene in 2008 as the quarterback at the University of Sioux Falls, leading them to consecutive NAIA National Titles.  Brown became the…

Championship-Minded Storm Shutout Of IFL Honor Roll

No Individual Awards For United Conference Champions

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  — Despite making the United Bowl for the tenth straight season, the Sioux Falls Storm did not have any players receive individual honors for the 2019 season. Aside from the organization receiving an award for their hospitality, the Storm were shutout of the postseason honor roll.  In addition, Sioux Falls had just one player named first team…

Storm Top Tucson To Advance In IFL Playoffs

Sioux Falls Heads To United Conference Championship Game After 50-47 Victory

SIOUX FALLS, SD – The Sioux Falls Storm moved to 12-3 after defeating the Tucson Sugar Skulls 50-47 on Sunday, June 23.   The Sugar Skulls would be the first to score to take an early 0-6 lead after Jake Medlock Shaquan Curenton for a 14-yard touchdown. The Storm answered with a two-yard rushing touchdown by Calen Campbell and a…

Riggs Insists Dixon Is Backup Insurance For Brown At Quarterback

Former Champion & IFL MVP Signed To Roster Out Of Retirement

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  Kurtiss Riggs insists that Lorenzo Brown is still the top quarterback on the Sioux Falls Storm. Despite that, adding his predecessor and former IFL MVP Chris Dixon will only naturally have fans speculating that there could be a quarterback controversy heading into tomorrow’s playoff game with Tucson. It’s been almost exactly six years since Chris Dixon…

Plenty Of Concern For Riggs’ Storm Entering Playoffs

Host Tucson In First Round Sunday

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  — Most coaches would be pretty happy with an 11-3 record and home playoff game. Most coaches are not Kurtiss Riggs, whose Sioux Falls Storm teams are used to cruising through regular seasons and getting homefield throughout the playoffs on their way to the United Bowl. Which makes it understandable that he’s not all that happy heading into…

Homefield In Playoffs Slips Away From Storm In Loss At Iowa

Barnstormers Defeat Sioux Falls 55-43

DES MOINES, IA  —  If the Sioux Falls Storm are going to win the IFL championship they’ll likely have to go through Des Moines again. The Iowa Barnstormers clinched a bye and homefield into the conference championships with a 55-43 victory over the Storm on Friday night at Wells Fargo Arena in Des Moines, Iowa. The Storm (10-3) played from…

Storm Face Pivotal Game In United Bowl Rematch At Iowa

Bye Into Conference Championship On The Line

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  The Sioux Falls Storm face one of the biggest games of their season tonight as they return to the scene of last season’s most disappointing game. It’s been a little more than 11 months since the Storm fell in the final minute at Iowa 42-38 in the United Bowl. Both teams have come back strong this…

Storm Seeking Homefield In IFL Playoffs As Season Winds Down

Host San Diego Tonight

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  Home playoff games had pretty much become a given for the Sioux Falls Storm over the last decade of their championship run. Last season, however, the team slipped to third in the IFL and, for the just the third time since 2005, did not play a postseason game in Sioux Falls. Thanks to league expansion that…

Storm Shake Off Green Bay

Sioux Falls Wins 44-37

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  The Sioux Falls Storm shook off a slow offensive start and defeated the Green Bay Blizzard 44-37 in IFL action on Saturday night at the Denny Sanford Premier Center in Sioux Falls. Lorenzo Brown went 12-16 for 99 yards and a pair of touchdowns while rushing for 57 yards and a score. Special teams played a…

Storm Roll At Bismarck Again

Sioux Falls Ends Long Road Stretch With 64-31 Win

BISMARCK, N.D.  —  For the second time this season the Sioux Falls Storm had no problem with the Bismarck Bucks in North Dakota’s capital city, as they dispatched the Bucks 64-31 on Saturday night in IFL action. The Storm improve to 5-1.  After playing five of their first six games on the road the team will play six of their…

Storm Suffer First Loss At Arizona

Rattlers Defeat Sioux Falls 58-40

PHOENIX, AZ  —  Four turnovers put an end to the Sioux Falls Storm’s four game win streak, as the Arizona Rattlers handed Sioux Falls its first loss of the season, 58-40, on Sunday afternoon at Talking Stick Resort Arena. The Storm’s (4-1) Calen Cambpell carried seven times for 33 yards and a pair of touchdowns while also taking a kickoff…

Storm Continue Strong Start In Bismarck

Sioux Falls Improves To 3-0 With 52-18 Win

BISMARCK, N.D. – The Sioux Falls Storm moved to 3-0 after a 52-18 win over the Bismarck Bucks on Saturday, March 16.   The first quarter was dominated by the Storm after accumulating a 24-0 lead. The first score was a 13-yard field goal by Miles Bergner, then a 10-yard quarterback keeper by Lorenzo Brown, then a pick six by…

Storm Stomp Danger

Sioux Falls Wins On The Road 55-36

SIOUX FALLS, SD – The Sioux Falls Storm faced the Nebraska Danger on Saturday, March 9 in Grand Island. The Storm moved to 2-0 after defeating the Danger 55-36. The game began with a quick score by the Storm after Lorenzo Brown hit Damian Ford for a 16-yard touchdown, putting the Storm up 7-0. The Danger would score the next two…