Morningside Mustangs

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…

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…

Washington’s Tupak Kpeayeh Commits To Morningside

South Dakota's 11-Man Rushing Record Holder To Join NAIA National Champions

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  Tupak Kpeayeh spent most of his high school career playing for a state championship program at Washington. In college he’ll suit up for a national championship team. South Dakota’s all time leading 11-man prep football rusher announced via Twitter last night that he has committed to play college football at Morningside beginning next season.  With the…

Northwestern Women Roll Over Morningside While Men Are Edged

Red Raider Women Win 82-53, Men Fall 90-85

ORANGE CITY, IA  —  Northwestern and Morningside split a Saturday afternoon college basketball doubleheader in Orange City.  The 3rd ranked Red Raider women rolled over the Mustangs 82-53.  The 4th ranked Morningside men followed that up by edging host Northwestern 90-85. Click on the video viewer for highlights!   Categories: College Sports, Colleges – Northwestern, Sports, Sports Top Story Tags:…

Dakota State Women Fall at Morningside

Dakota State Women Fall at Morningside

SIOUX CITY, Iowa – Dakota State (S.D.) trimmed No. 9-ranked Morningside (Iowa) lead down to 10 points by the end of the third quarter, but could not overcome Mustangs’ hot fourth-quarter start to escape for an 89-65 non-conference women’s basketball non-conference action at RVSC-Allee Gym Wednesday evening. Dakota State, who was playing a team that is ranked in the NAIA…

Morningside Men March Past Mount Marty

Lancers Fall 94-49

SIOUX CITY, IOWA – Scoring the first 10 points as part of a 27-3 game-opening run helped National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics Division II second-ranked Morningside College soar in Great Plains Athletic Conference action Saturday, Jan. 5. The Mustangs, rebounding from a midweek loss at the hands of Dakota Wesleyan University, didn’t allow many open offensive chances for the visiting…

Wilber Reacts to Big Win for DWU over #2 Morningside

Wilber Reacts to Big Win for DWU over #2 Morningside

MITCHELL, S.D. – In a game that saw 17 lead changes, the No. 18 Dakota Wesleyan men’s basketball team came away with an exciting 86-82 victory over No. 2 Morningside College in a Great Plains Athletic Conference bout Wednesday at the Corn Palace in Mitchell. The Tigers (13-4, 7-3 GPAC) opened up the game with two-straight 3-point baskets from Samuel…

DWU Sweeps Morningside in big GPAC Doubleheader at Corn palace

DWU Sweeps Morningside in big GPAC Doubleheader at Corn palace

MITCHELL, SD… It was a fun night for the Cirb Crazies at the Corn Palace Wednesday night. They had plenty to cheer about as DWU swept the GPAC doubleheader from Morningside. In the women’s game, the top-ranked Tigers dominated #8 Morningside 91-67. Kynedi Cheeseman and Rylie Osthus each scored 20 points, Lisa Carr had 19 and Makaela Karst 14 points…

NAIA CFB: Morningside Snags National Title 35-28

DAYTONA, F.L. —  Apropos. The Webster Dictionary meaning states simply “very appropriate to a particular situation.” That couldn’t have been more outlined than a 16-yard touchdown pass that sent the top-ranked team in the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics to the top of the national mountain Saturday, Dec. 15. The two individuals on the front and back end had done…

Morningside Drills Dordt

Defenders Fall 63-21

SIOUX CITY, IA  —  Two early turnovers led to quick touchdowns and the number-one rated Morningside Mustangs controlled the game in a 63-21 win over the Dordt Defenders in GPAC play on Saturday afternoon in Sioux Center. Morningside scored on a 38 yard drive that was set up by a fumble on the kick return and another fumble on Dordt’s…

#1 Morningside Wins Shootout At #3 Northwestern

Red Raiders Suffer First Loss 42-34

ORANGE CITY, IOWA – Living up to every bit of its billing as the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics’ Game of the Week, top-ranked Morningside College and third-ranked Northwestern College took a capacity crowd of 4,000 fans on a thrill ride throughout the afternoon Saturday, Oct. 20. Packed into De Valois Stadium to witness a clash of Great Plains Athletic…

Morningside Stampedes Past Dakota Wesleyan

Tigers Drop GPAC Opener 66-13

MITCHELL, S.D. – It was a Great Plains Athletic Conference opener at Joe Quintal Field as the Dakota Wesleyan University football team took on No. 2 Morningside College. DWU held strong early but dropped the conference matchup, 66-13 Saturday in Mitchell.   The Mustangs (3-0, 1-0 GPAC) took their opening drive down the field and punched the ball into the…

Despite Writer’s Homerun Lancer Softball Swept At Morningside

Mount Marty Loses 3-2 & 6-0 But Still Makes GPAC Tournament

SIOUX CITY, IA  —  Despite a big game and a big homerun from junior Amber Writer in the opener of their doubleheader at Morningside, the Mount Marty softball team was swept on Saturday afternoon, losing 3-2 and 6-0. The Lancers still qualify for the GPAC Tournament and will face tournament host Midland on Friday at 2 PM. Click on the…

Northwestern Clinches GPAC Baseball Title With Sweep At Morningside

Red Raiders Win 10-1 & 13-8

SIOUX CITY, IA  —  The Northwestern Red Raiders clinched the GPAC Baseball Regular Season Championship on Saturday afternoon with a doubleheader sweep at Morningside, beating the Mustangs 10-1 in game one and 13-8 in game two. The Red Raiders will be the top seed in next week’s conference tournament and host half of the bracket in Orange City. Click on…

GPAC TOURNAMENT-Morningside Routs Dakota Wesleyan Men In Semifinals

Tigers Bounced 89-59

SIOUX CITY, Iowa – The No. 18 Dakota Wesleyan University men’s basketball team was unable to overcome an early deficit as they fell to No. 6 Morningside College, 89-59 Saturday in Sioux City, Iowa.   Trailing 5-0 early, Jason Spicer (Sioux Falls, S.D.) got the Tigers (22-10) on the board with a layup. Moments later, Tyson Smiley (Omaha, Neb.) found…

DWU Sweeps Morningside at Corn Palace

DWU Sweeps Morningside at Corn Palace

MITCHELL, SD… The Corn Palace was rocking Wednesday night when the DWU Tigers hosted Morningside in a big GPAC doubleheader. And Tiger fans had plenty to cheer about. The 9th-ranked women beat #6 Morningside 82-54 as Amber Bray went over the 1,000 point mark in her career with 25 points. She also had 12 rebounds. Ashley Bray had 17 points…

Morningside Upsets Top Ranked Northwestern Men

Red Raiders Suffer First Loss 86-71

SIOUX CITY, IA —  Despite 22 points from Sioux Falls Roosevelt alum Colton Kooima, the #1 ranked Northwestern Red Raiders shot a dreadful 33 percent in the first half and were upset at #15 ranked Morningside 86-71 on Wednesday night in Sioux City, Iowa.  The Mustangs’ Tyler Borchers led all scorers with 23 points. Click on the video viewer for…

Tigers Trounced At Morningside

Dakota Wesleyan Loses To Powerful Mustangs 76-21

SIOUX CITY, IA  —  Morningside had a happy homecoming at the expense of the Dakota Wesleyan Tigers. The 4th ranked Mustangs scored the games first 42 points and never looked back, cruising to a 76-21 win over the Tigers on Saturday afternoon in Sioux City, Iowa in NAIA College Football action.  DWU falls to 4-3 and 2-2 in GPAC play…