United Bowl

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…

Claude Davis Likes How Storm Stepped Up

Claude Davis Likes How Storm Stepped Up

SIOUX FALLS, SD… Claude Davis is a veteran. So when he speaks, people listen. And when he spoke about the Storm’s win over Iowa it was a positive message and something he hopes carries over to Saturday night’s United Bowl at Arizona against the unbeaten Rattlers. “Just staying together as a team and playing together as a team and trusting…

Lorenzo Hopes Momentum Carries Over to United Bowl

Lorenzo Hopes Momentum Carries Over to United Bowl

SIOUX FALLS, SD… The Storm head to Arizona for Saturday’s United Bowl, their 10th straight championship game appearance. Two losses to the unbeaten Rattlers during the regular season has them prepared, knowing that they cannot make mistakes and fall behind early. The team is confident after winning the United Conference championship at Des Moines over the Iowa Barnstormers 52-50. The…

Riggs Hopes For More Breaks in United Bowl

Riggs Hopes For More Breaks in United Bowl

SIOUX FALLS, SD… The Sioux Falls Storm are preparing for their 10th straight United Bowl Saturday night at Arizona against the unbeaten Rattlers. They have lost both game against AZ this season but Head Coach/GM Kurtiss Riggs feels things might have turned his team’s way in the win at Iowa in the United Conference title game. “I think the game…

Storm’s Roller Coaster Season Ends One Play Short Of Title

Sioux Falls Loses United Bowl At Iowa 42-38

DES MOINES, IA  —  Through a roller coaster season of ups, downs and dramatic finishes, this was the perfect ending to the United Bowl. Until Damien Ford went into the Iowa stands. “You know I went up for it, end up hitting the wall, wasn’t really expecting a fan to be a part of the play, but of course that’s…

UNITED BOWL: Storm Lose In Championship for 2nd Straight Year

DES MOINES, I.A. — For the 14th time in 15 years the Sioux Falls Storm are playing in a league title game and are just one win away from their 11th championship. This year’s United Bowl presents one of the most difficult challenges yet a road game against the rowdy Iowa Barnstormers and their fans. Click the video box for highlights and…

Storm Ready for United Bowl in Des Moines

Storm Ready for United Bowl in Des Moines

DES MOINES, IA… For an organization that’s won 10 league championships, underdog is an unusual role for the Sioux Falls Storm. But not unwelcome. “Something about it, something about being the underdog whether it’s the way we tick, or the way that we play on the road, but it’s been our mentality on the road that’s won us some ballgames…

Brown Confident as Storm head to United Bowl

Brown Confident as Storm head to United Bowl

SIOUX FALLS, SD… The Sioux Falls Storm have won 2 of 3 games with the Iowa Barnstormers this season. And they are coming off a dramatic 69-68 OT win at Arizona in the IFL semi-finals. So it’s understandable that veteran QB Lorenzo Brown would feel confident heading into the United Bowl Saturday in Des Moines where he feels the only…

Close Games Make Storm Season More Entertaining For Fans & Players

Eight Games Decided By Eight Points Or Less This Year

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  It is officially United Bowl game week for the Sioux Falls Storm who head to Des Moines on Saturday for the IFL Championship against the top seeded Iowa Barnstormers. The fact that they’re going on the road in the role of underdog for a United Bowl shows just how different this season has been. From 2014…

Storm Happy To Have Week Off Before United Bowl

Sioux Falls On Six Game Win Streak

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  A week from tonight the Sioux Falls Storm will be getting ready to kick off the United Bowl in Des Moines against the Iowa Barnstormers. For now, they’re resting up. You’d think they might not necessarily want that week off.  After all the Storm have won six straight and played some of their best football of…

Storm Title Streak Comes To An End

Sioux Falls loses to Arizona Rattlers In United Bowl

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — The Arizona Rattlers defeated the Sioux Falls Storm, 50-41, in the United Bowl to win the Indoor Football League title in their first season in the league. The defeat ends the Storm United Bowl victory streak at six consecutive years. After a Korey Williams kickoff return made it tied at seven, the Rattlers scored 27 unanswered…

Clash of Champions in United Bowl Saturday

Clash of Champions in United Bowl Saturday

Celebrations have become so routine that the Sioux Falls Storm have to remind themselves it’s not a given. “The thing that’s tough is to try to stress to the veterans that this isn’t just like every other one, this one is different, and why is this one special compared to all the other opportunites?” Storm Head Coach Kurtiss Riggs says….

Home Field Advantage for Storm

Home Field Advantage for Storm

The Storm will host Arizona Saturday night in the United Bowl with the Rattlers riding a 9-game winning streak. Arizona lost at The Premier Center in the Storm’s home opener 40-29. But they had the lengthy home winning streak snapped by Wichita Falls. So is the mystique gone that they can’t possibly lose at home? Possibly, but they still take…

Storm Playing Better Heading Into United Bowl

Storm Playing Better Heading Into United Bowl

The Sioux Falls Storm have ridden a roller coaster during the regular season. But head coach Kurtiss Riggs feels his team really hit it’s stride in the final regular season win at Iowa. They host the Arizona Rattlers in the United Bowl Saturday. The same two teams met at the Premier Center to open the season with a 40-29 Storm…

Storm Survive Adversity To Win 8th Straight Conference Title

Will Face Arizona In United Bowl July 8th

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  For the 8th straight season the Sioux Falls Storm are heading to the United Bowl as United Conference Champions. How they did it might make this trip one of the sweetest yet. Yesterday’s 66-32 United Conference championship win over Iowa was a bit anti-climactic for a team was challenged more than their record indicates.  Losses and…