Sioux Falls Stampede

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…

NCAA Hockey West Regional Feature Sioux Falls Natives & Stampede Alums

Play Begins Friday At Premier Center

Sioux Falls, SD—Several former Stampede players will be making their way back to Sioux Falls for the 2018 NCAA Division I Men’s Ice Hockey West Regional at the PREMIER Center this upcoming weekend. The field of 16 was announced on Sunday and the four teams playing in Sioux Falls are Air Force, Minnesota-Duluth, Minnesota State-Mankato and St. Cloud State. A…

Stampede Double Up Sioux City

Herd Win At Sioux City

Sioux City, IA—Six different players scored goals as the Sioux Falls Stampede topped the Sioux City Musketeers 6-3 Saturday night at the Tyson Events Center. The win improved the Herd’s record to 29-14-8 and into a second place tie with Omaha in the Western Conference. Adam Dawe tallied a goal and an assist while Reid Stefanson tallied two assists while…

Lincoln Spoils Stampede’s Perfect Weekend

Herd Fall To Stars 5-2

Sioux Falls, SD—Playing their third game in three days, the Sioux Falls Stampede ran out of gas Sunday night and fell 5-2 to the Lincoln Stars before 4,908 at the PREMIER Center. Artem Ivanyuzhenkov (Ar-tim Ivan-YOU-zhen-kov) tallied both goals for the herd who fell to 27-14-8 on the season, but still remain in third place in the Western Conference just…

Stampede Return Home & Rip Sioux City

Herd Win 7-2

Sioux Falls, SD—The Sioux Falls Stampede returned home to the Denny Sanford PREMIER Center for the first time since February 10th and put on an impressive show for Stampede Country, blasting the Sioux City Musketeers 7-2 before 7,014 fans. Artem Ivanyuzhenkov tallied two goals while AJ Villella, Colin Swoyer and Nolan Walker all added a goal and an assist each….

South Dakota’s Olympic Hockey Connection Through Father-Son Duo

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — The Winter Olympics are in full force in PyeongChang, and there’s a special connection to the U.S. Women’s Hockey Team right here in the Sioux Empire. Head Coach Robb Stauber is leading the U.S. Women’s team after being an assistant during the 2014 Olympics. His son Jaxson Stauber is suiting up at goalie for the Sioux Falls…

Stampede win again at Sioux City

Stampede win again at Sioux City

Sioux City, IA—The Sioux Falls Stampede rallied three times before taking their first lead early in the third period en route to a 5-3 victory at Sioux City Friday night at the Tyson Events Center. The win extended the Stampede’s unbeaten streak in regulation to nine games (7-0-2) and moved them into a second place tie with Waterloo. Carson Dimoff…

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…

HOCKEY DAY SOUTH DAKOTA-Stampede Lose Thriller To Omaha In Shootout

Herd Fall 3-2

Sioux Falls, SD—The battle of two of the top teams in the Western Conference lived up to the hype Saturday night as the Stampede rallied to earn a point in a 3-2 shootout loss to the Omaha Lancers before 6,973 fans at the PREMIER Center. Trailing by a goal late in the game, Reid Stefanson scored with 13 seconds left…

Stampede Win Again at Home

Stampede Win Again at Home

Sioux Falls, SD—A three-goal third period lifted the Stampede to a 4-2 victory over the Lincoln Stars Friday night at the PREMIER Center. Adam Dawe scored twice while Mikhail Berdin stopped 25 of 27 shots in goal for the Stampede who improved to 6-0-1 in their last seven games and 22-11-7 overall. The victory eclipsed last year’s season win total…

Big 2nd Period for Stampede in Another Win over Fargo

Big 2nd Period for Stampede in Another Win over Fargo

Sioux Falls, SD—The Sioux Falls Stampede’s dominance of the Fargo Force continued on Tuesday night at the PREMIER Center. Four-second period goals propelled the Herd to a 4-3 victory over the Force, improving their season record against Fargo to 7-1-0. The Stampede improved to 21-11-7 on the year and pulled into a tie for second place in the Western Conference…

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:…

Des Moines Spoils Wiener Dog Races With Shootout Win Over Stampede

Herd Win Streak Ends In 3-2 Loss

Sioux Falls, SD—A sellout crowd of 10,678 watched Zoey edge out defending champion Spud during the 11th annual Sioux Nation Pet Clinic Wiener Dog Races, but the Herd came up just short in a 3-2 shootout loss to the Des Moines Buccaneers Saturday night at the PRMIER Center. It marked the fifth straight year the wiener dog races sold-out.  The…

Jaxon Nelson, Stampede blank Bucs

Jaxon Nelson, Stampede blank Bucs

Sioux Falls, SD—A goal in the first and a goal in the third was all the Sioux Falls Stampede needed to collect their fourth straight win as they blanked the Des Moines Buccaneers 2-0 Friday night at the PREMIER Center. Mikhail Berdin earned his third career shutout in goal with 16 saves while Kevin Conley and Jaxon Nelson provided the…

Stampede Overtime Win At Waterloo Completes Three Game Roadtrip Sweep

Herd Take 3-2 Sunday Matinee

Waterloo, IA—Facing their third game in three days and second game in less than 24 hours, the cards were stacked against the Sioux Falls Stampede in earning a third straight victory on the weekend, but don’t tell that to the players. Despite being bruised and tired, the Herd rallied from a 2-1 deficit and topped the Waterloo Black Hawks 3-2…

February 3: Sioux Falls Stampede Weiner Dog Races

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – The four-legged competitors who take the ice next week are hoping to draw a big crowd of Sioux Falls Stampede fans for a good cause. Jim Olander from the Sioux Falls Stampeded joins us to tell us about this tradition. Categories: Community, Community Top Story Tags: Sioux Falls, Sioux Falls Stampede, Weiner Dog Races

Former Stampede Captain Dies at Age 32

Former Stampede Captain Dies at Age 32

The Stampede are heartbroken and devastated by the news that our former captain, Andrew Carroll, has passed away. He was 32 years old. Andrew was a tremendous leader and unselfish teammate. No one worked harder on and off the ice each and every day. He played in Sioux Falls from 2003 to 2005 and served as captain during the 2004-05 season….

Stampede Alums Rau & Prosser Help Wild Win On Hockey Day Minnesota

Minnesota Beats Tampa Bay 5-2

ST. PAUL, MN —  A couple of Stampede alums helped the Wild beat Tampa Bay on Hockey Day Minnesota yesterday. Herd alum Kyle Rau got the assist to fellow alum Nate Prosser for what would be the game winning goal in the Wild’s 5-2 win.  It’s the first time since 2015 one Stampede alum has assisted another on a goal…

Stampede Win 6th In A Row Over Fargo

Herd Beat Force 3-2

Sioux Falls, SD—Adam Dawe, Mitchell Mattson and Nolan Walker all scored as the Sioux Falls Stampede improved to a perfect 6-0-0 against first place Fargo this season with a 3-2 victory over the Force Friday night at the PREMIER Center. A crowd of 5,882 witnessed Mikhail Berdin’s 10th victory of the season in goal with 26 saves on the night….

Stampede Stumble Against Last Place Madison

Herd Lose 6-4

Sioux Falls, SD—The Sioux Falls Stampede came out on the wrong end of a wild, 6-4 contest to the Madison Capitols before 6,305 fans at the PREMIER Center Saturday night. Sioux Falls lost the back-and-forth battle despite outshooting Madison 39-21 on the night. Capitols forward Kamil Sadlocha tallied a hat-trick in the win for Madison. Mitchell Mattson and Kevin Conley…