Scott Owens

Owens Likes His Stampede Team

Owens Likes His Stampede Team

SIOUX FALLS, SD… The Stampede have been surging since the beginning of December and they took the ice Wednesday night against Fargo in 4th place in the division and playiong great hockey, especially at home. Head coach Scott Owens really likes how hard his team plays which has led to several nice come-from-behind victories. Categories: Sioux Falls Stampede-imported, Sports, Sports…

Stampede on hot streak starting in December

Stampede on hot streak starting in December

SIOUX FALLS, SD… The young Stampede team is back on home ice Friday night where they have excelled since the opening face-off.  The Herd had a terrific month of December with just 1 loss and it’s carried over to January. Unfortunately with their great play, they still haven’t made up distance in the division standings. But Scott Owens really likes…

Owens Has Brand New Stampede Team

Owens Has Brand New Stampede Team

SIOUX FALLS, SD…. The Stampede open the regular season Thursday night on the road. Head coach Scott Owens thinks he will eventually have a very good team, but they are very young and inexperienced. So he’s encouraging patience with his squad. Categories: Sioux Falls Stampede-imported, Sports, Sports Top Story Tags: Scott Owens, Sioux Falls Stampede

It’s Do or Die Thursday Night for the Stampede

It's Do or Die Thursday Night for the Stampede

SIOUX FALLS, SD… The Stampede backed themselves into a corner for Thursday night’s Clark Cup Playoffs game with the Lincoln Stars. The visitors won Wednesday night’s game 6-3 to even the series. So the winner advances Thursday night. Scott Owens and Cameron Burke talked about the biggest game of the season. Categories: Sioux Falls Stampede-imported, Sports, Sports Top Story Tags:…

Stampede Ready for Post Season

Stampede Ready for Post Season

SIOUX FALLS, SD…The Stampede faltered down the stretch in the regular season. But they had played so well prior to the slump that they still gained home ice advantage for the opening round Clark Cup playoff series against the Lincoln Stars. Head coach Scott Owens knows his team was really good for 6 months and hopes the new start will…

Owens Talks About Tight Race for Playoff Positioning

Owens Talks About Tight Race for Playoff Positioning

SIOUX FALLS, SD… 4 teams in the USHL’s Western Conference started play Friday night within 3 points in the playoff standings. All will make the post season, but gaining one of the top two seeds would mean a bye in the first round while the 3rd and 4th teams would host a best of 3 series. Scott Owens is impressed…

St. Ivany Honored, Herd Keep Winning

St. Ivany Honored, Herd Keep Winning

Sioux Falls, SD—The United States Hockey League (USHL) announced Monday afternoon that Jack St. Ivany  has been named Defenseman of the Week. He earns the honor after tallying four points (1g, 3a) in three games between February 6 and 10.  The second-year veteran helped lead the Herd to a 4-3 victory on Tuesday with a goal over the Fargo Force. St. Ivany followed it…

Herd Want to Finish Homestand Strong

Herd Want to Finish Homestand Strong

The Stampede have been playing great hockey in recent weeks and started Friday night just 1 point out of first place. With a long road trip ahead, Scott Owens knows his team needs to take advantage of the home ice at The Denny this weekend, especially because they are playing teams in their own conference. Categories: Sioux Falls Stampede-imported, Sports,…

Herd Having Fun, Scoring Goals

Herd Having Fun, Scoring Goals

After a slow start the Stampede have been playing great hockey headed into Tuesday night’s game with Fargo. There are actually 5 teams in the Western Division within 3 points of each other and the Herd just 2 points out of first place. They are scoring goals and having a lot more fun winning games sporting a 20-11-7 record. Categories:…

Big Week Ahead for Stampede

Big Week Ahead for Stampede

  The Stamp ede are in Fargo Wednesday night to play the Force, a place they’ve already won twice this season. After a weekend sweep of Muskegon and with Team USA coming to The Denny this weekend it’s an important stretch of games for Scott Owens’ team to gain some early-season momentum. Categories: Semi Pro, Sioux Falls Stampede-imported, Sports, Sports…

Herd coach, goalie reflect on his rare goal Saturday night

Herd coach, goalie reflect on his rare goal Saturday night

The Stampede swept Muskegon over the weekend 5-3 and 7-4 at the Denny Sanford Premier Center. But the highlight came late in Saturday night’s win on a play that made Sportscsenter and went viral. Herd goalie Mikhail Berdin took advantage of an empty Lumberjack goal when he gathered the loose puck and full-filled a dream by flipping it down the…