Athletics News

  • Tigers drop a pair to Concordia
    April 28, 2017
    MITCHELL, S.D. – With the Great Plains Athletic Conference postseason next week, the Dakota Wesleyan University baseball team hosted Concordia University in a critical doubleheader Friday night. DWU lost 9-0 in Game One, and 3-1 in Game Two at Cadwell Park in Mitchell, S.D.
  • DWU women’s basketball speaks at local grade school
    April 28, 2017
    MITCHELL, S.D. – The Dakota Wesleyan University women’s basketball team spoke to local grade school students on Friday afternoon at Longfellow Elementary in Mitchell, S.D.
  • No. 10 Morningside blanks Tiger softball
    April 27, 2017
    SIOUX CITY, Iowa – Offense was hard to come by on Thursday as No. 10 Morningside College swept the Dakota Wesleyan University softball team in Great Plains Athletic Conference action 10-3 and 3-0 in Sioux City, Iowa.
  • Dirksen and Longville take first at Mount Marty Twilight
    April 26, 2017
    YANKTON, S.D. – Senior Gabe Dirksen (Lead, S.D.) added another first-place finish in his final year in a Tiger uniform on Wednesday at the Mount Marty Twilight in Yankton, S.D.
  • Sabers takes second at NC/DC Invite
    April 20, 2017
    Kristin Sabers of Mitchell, S.D., took second place at the NC/DC Invite on April 21 in Orange City and Sioux Center, Iowa.
  • DWU men’s golf takes third at GPAC Championship
    April 24, 2017
    EAGLE, Neb. – After playing 72 holes of golf on Monday and Tuesday, the Dakota Wesleyan University men’s golf team finished in third-place out of 10 teams at the Woodland Hills Golf Course in Eagle, Neb.
  • Sisk signs with DWU women’s basketball
    April 25, 2017
    MITCHELL, S.D. – The Dakota Wesleyan University women’s basketball team added another potent offensive threat in Gary, S.D., native Sydney Sisk.
  • Dordt takes two from DWU
    April 24, 2017
    SIOUX CENTER, Iowa – Due to impending weather conditions, the Dakota Wesleyan University baseball team traveled to Iowa to battle Dordt College in a Great Plains Athletic Conference showdown Monday in Sioux Center, Iowa.
  • Schlicht takes fourth, Tigers compete at Sioux City Relays
    April 21, 2017
    SIOUX CITY, Iowa – The Dakota Wesleyan University men’s and women’s track and field teams competed in the Sioux City Relays Friday and Saturday along with NAIA and NCAA Division I and Division II teams.
  • Tigers drop two extra-inning thrillers
    April 23, 2017
    FREMONT, Neb. – Seven innings were not enough between the Dakota Wesleyan University and Midland University softball teams as each game went into extra innings. DWU fell, 3-2 in Game One and 2-1 in Game Two Sunday afternoon in Great Plains Athletic Conference action in Fremont, Neb.
  • Offense pushes DWU past Mustangs
    April 23, 2017
    SIOUX CITY, Iowa – For the second day in a row, the Dakota Wesleyan University baseball team played a Great Plains Athletic Conference doubleheader against Morningside College as DWU lost, 13-5 in Game One but took Game Two, 10-9 Sunday at Lewis and Clark Park in Sioux City, Iowa.
  • Tigers fall to Mustangs in Sioux City
    April 22, 2017
    SIOUX CITY, Iowa – The Dakota Wesleyan University baseball team headed east to take on Great Plains Athletic Conference foe, Morningside College for a doubleheader Saturday afternoon. DWU lost Game One, 12-2, and fell in Game Two, 13-6 in Sioux City, Iowa.
  • DWU splits GPAC battle with Doane
    April 20, 2017
    MITCHELL, S.D. – The Dakota Wesleyan University softball team hosted Doane University for a pair of Great Plains Athletic Conference games Thursday night. DWU won the first game, 3-0 and lost the second game, 12-1 in five innings at Dr. McWhirter Field in Mitchell, S.D.
  • DWU men’s soccer adds depth to defense
    April 19, 2017
    MITCHELL, S.D. – The fifth signee for the Dakota Wesleyan University men’s soccer team is the first commit from outside of South Dakota as Andrew Luoma joins the Tigers from Fairbanks, Alaska.
  • DWU men take fourth at Northwestern College Match Play
    April 17, 2017
    ORANGE CITY, Iowa – The Dakota Wesleyan University men’s golf team competed in the Northwestern College Match Play where they brought home a fourth-place finish at the Landsmeer Golf Club Monday and Tuesday in Orange City, Iowa.
  • Ortega hits walk-off winner as Tigers pick up two wins
    April 18, 2017
    MITCHELL, S.D. – The Dakota Wesleyan University softball team continued their winning ways Tuesday night as they took down Great Plains Athletic Conference foe, Northwestern College. DWU won the first game 8-3, and the second game 4-3 in walk-off fashion at Dr. McWhirter Field in Mitchell.
  • Tigers drop two against in-state rival
    April 17, 2017
    MITCHELL, S.D. – Runs came at a premium between Dakota Wesleyan University and rival Mount Marty College in a Great Plains Athletic Conference doubleheader as the visitors left with a 5-0 and 4-3 victories at Cadwell Park in Mitchell, S.D.
  • DWU women’s basketball inks Colorado native
    April 17, 2017
    MITCHELL, S.D. – The Dakota Wesleyan University women’s basketball team has added a true scoring threat in Lewisville, Colo., native Brooke Jones it was announced by head women’s basketball coach Jason Christensen on Monday.
  • Lamer provisionally qualifies, Tiger track and field competes in Orange City
    April 12, 2017
    ORANGE CITY, Iowa – Sophomore Kamber Lamer (Hartford, S.D.) had one of her best showings as a Tiger at the Red Raider Open on Thursday in Orange City, Iowa.
  • Hogg, Preston take fifth, Tigers finish third at Briar Cliff Invite
    April 11, 2017
    SIOUX CITY, Iowa – The Dakota Wesleyan University men’s golf team competed at the Briar Cliff University Spring Invite on Wednesday in their third meet in the month of April. The Tigers shot a total of 595 for the tournament, good for third place out of 12 teams and their third top-three finish of 2017.
  • Haage and Loeppky go the distance, Tigers take two from Briar Cliff
    April 13, 2017
    SIOUX CITY, Iowa – The Dakota Wesleyan University softball team got back to its winning ways on Thursday, taking a Great Plains Athletic Conference doubleheader from Briar Cliff University in Sioux City, Iowa. DWU took the first game 2-1 and the final game 5-1.
  • Harter, Neilan homer, Tigers split with Dordt
    April 13, 2017
    MITCHELL, S.D. – Senior Jared Neilan (Pierre, S.D.) gave the Tigers an offensive boost in Great Plains Athletic Conference play Thursday at Cadwell Park in Mitchell, S.D. The Tigers took the opener 5-3, while Dordt College took the finale 7-1.
  • Christensen adds Division I transfer
    April 12, 2017
    MITCHELL, S.D. – The Dakota Wesleyan University women’s basketball team boosted its interior scoring ability with the addition of Sioux Falls, S.D., native Jessica Mieras, it was announced by head women’s basketball coach Jason Christensen on Wednesday evening.
  • Errors plague Tigers in non-conference action
    April 11, 2017
    MAYVILLE, N.D. – The Dakota Wesleyan University baseball team headed north Tuesday and battled Mayville State University of the North Star Athletic Association for a non-conference doubleheader in Mayville, N.D.
  • DWU football adds 10 recruits for 2017 season
    April 12, 2017
    MITCHELL, S.D. – With the 2017 spring football season coming to an end, Dakota Wesleyan University head football coach, Ross Cimpl has added a few final recruits to the roster for next season.
  • DWU softball drops a pair to in-state rival
    April 11, 2017
    MADISON, S.D. – The Dakota Wesleyan University softball team stepped out of conference play and battled in-state foe Dakota State University on Tuesday in Madison, S.D. The Trojans took game one 7-4 and the finale 5-3 at the Thue Softball Complex.
  • Rogers and Longville tally first-place finishes at Dordt Invite
    April 08, 2017
    SIOUX CENTER, Iowa – The Dakota Wesleyan University men’s and women’s track and field teams were back in action on Saturday at the Dordt Invite in Sioux Center, Iowa.
  • DWU baseball splits GPAC doubleheader
    April 08, 2017
    MITCHELL, S.D. – After taking the top spot in the Great Plains Athletic Conference standings, the Dakota Wesleyan University baseball team took Game One from Northwestern College 8-4, but dropped the finale 10-6 in a GPAC doubleheader on Saturday at Cadwell Park in Mitchell, S.D.
  • Tiger men finish second at Doane Spring Invite
    April 07, 2017
    CRETE, Neb. – The Dakota Wesleyan University men’s golf team competed at the Doane Spring Invitational Saturday in Crete, Neb.
  • Tigers drop two in GPAC action to Concordia
    April 08, 2017
    MITCHELL, S.D. – The Dakota Wesleyan University softball team dropped a Great Plains Athletic Conference doubleheader to Concordia University, 4-1 and 12-7 on Saturday afternoon at Dr. McWhirter Field in Mitchell, S.D.
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