DWU Lands 5 on NAIA Academic Scholar-Athlete List

MITCHELL, S.D. – The Dakota Wesleyan University football team has seen a run of success on the field over the last four seasons not accomplished since the 1920s, but the latest accolades for the Tigers came for the team’s performance in the classroom. Five DWU football players were named to the Daktronics-NAIA Scholar Athlete Team […]

Tiger Football Receives 13 All-GPAC Honors

Kyle Hencke

MITCHELL, S.D. – The Dakota Wesleyan University football team recently completed the 2014 season and the team took home several individual honors with the announcement of the Great Plains Athletic Conference awards. Thirteen Tigers were awarded All-GPAC honors, it was announced Tuesday, including four players on the league’s First Team. Leading the way was senior […]

Livingston named GPAC Special Team POTW

Dustin Livingston

MITCHELL, S.D. – The Dakota Wesleyan University football team completed the 2014 season with a win over Dordt College on a snowy day at Joe Quintal Field Saturday in Mitchell, S.D. The Tigers (7-4) had a number of strong individual performances in the win over the Defenders, but a standout special teams display by sophomore […]

Tigers close season with win on snowy Senior Day

Francois Barnaud

MITCHELL, S.D. – The Dakota Wesleyan University football team may not be ending the 2014 season the way it had hoped, but the Tigers went out on a positive note with a 40-14 win over Great Plains Athletic Conference foe Dordt College on a snowy day at Joe Quintal Field in Mitchell, S.D. Seven Tiger […]

Tigers close season against Defenders, 7 seniors to be honored

Anthony Cervantes

MITCHELL, S.D. – The 2014 senior class has a chance Saturday to leave a lasting mark on the Dakota Wesleyan University football program with a win over Great Plains Athletic Conference foe Dordt College. With a win, the seven Tiger seniors would tie the 1994 senior class for the most wins over a four-year period […]

Tiger rally falls short against Bulldogs, Barnaud breaks rushing record

Francois Barnaud

SEWARD, Neb. – The No. 24 Dakota Wesleyan University football team dropped a second straight game for the first time in two years with a loss to Great Plains Athletic Conference foe Concordia University Saturday in Seward, Neb. The Tigers (6-4, 4-4 GPAC) fell behind 20-0 and trailed by 20 again in the fourth quarter […]

Tigers look to rebound against Bulldogs

Francois Barnaud

MITCHELL, S.D. – The Dakota Wesleyan University football team dropped to No. 24 in the NAIA Coaches Poll from No. 19 after a loss on the road to Great Plains Athletic Conference foe Nebraska Wesleyan University last week, hampering the hopes of a playoff berth for the Tigers. DWU (6-3, 4-3 GPAC) looks to close […]

Turnovers, tough NWU defense down Tigers

Tanner Munk

LINCOLN, Neb. – The No. 19 Dakota Wesleyan University football team was bottled up on the ground and turned the ball over four times in a 24-7 Great Plains Athletic Conference loss to Nebraska Wesleyan University Saturday in Lincoln, Neb. Senior running back Francois Barnaud came into play Saturday 72 yards shy of breaking the […]

Tigers Head to Lincoln for Late Season Test

Francois Barnaud

MITCHELL, S.D. – The No. 19 Dakota Wesleyan University football team has three games remaining in the regular season, leaving the Tigers with just a few opportunities to impress voters in the heading into the national playoffs. The Tigers sit at 6-2 overall and 4-2 in the Great Plains Athletic Conference with a matchup against […]

Tigers outrun Warriors in second half for GPAC win

Francois Barnaud

MITCHELL, S.D. – With the game tied at 14 in the second quarter, the Dakota Wesleyan University football team looked to be in another battle till the end against Midland University Saturday at Joe Quintal Field in Mitchell, but the Tigers pulled away after the break on the legs of their running game and the […]