Tigers split with Presentation in home openerMITCHELL, S.D. – The Dakota Wesleyan University softball team was back in action for its home opener against Presentation College on Sunday, taking Game One 5-3, while the Saints defeated the Tigers 10-1 in the finale at Dr. McWhirter Field in Mitchell, S.D.
Gomez welcomes nine signees to 2017 classMITCHELL, S.D. – The Dakota Wesleyan University men’s and women’s golf teams will see nine new faces when the 2017-18 golf season begins in the fall with three athletes signing for the women’s team and six signing for the men’s team.
Martin named NAIA All-American, Spicer and Hoglund earn Honorable MentionMITCHELL, S.D. – Following a third-straight trip to the NAIA Men’s National Basketball Tournament, the accolades continue for the Dakota Wesleyan University men’s basketball team. Senior Tate Martin (Mitchell, S.D.) was named to the NAIA Division II Men’s Basketball All-America First-Team while Jason Spicer (Sioux Falls, S.D.) and Ty Hoglund (Dell Rapids, S.D.) were each named Honorable Mention, it was announced by the NAIA Thursday.
Bennett adds third signee to 2017 classMITCHELL, S.D. – The Dakota Wesleyan University men’s soccer team signed their third addition from South Dakota for the 2017 season in Lucas Trimble from Belle Fourche, S.D.
DWU men land two NAIA Scholar AthletesMITCHELL, S.D. –Two members of the Dakota Wesleyan University men’s basketball team were named Daktronics-NAIA Scholar Athletes, it was announced by the NAIA on Monday.
Christensen adds local standout to 2017 classMITCHELL, S.D. – Coming off another successful season and a trip to the national tournament, the Dakota Wesleyan University women’s basketball team added Ethan, S.D., native Rachel Hawkins to the 2017 recruiting class on Monday.
Tigers postseason run halted by Eastern OregonSIOUX CITY, Iowa – In a physical and well matched NAIA DII Women’s National Basketball Tournament game, it was Eastern Oregon University that came out on top, defeating the Dakota Wesleyan University women’s basketball team 83-75 at the Tyson Event Center in Sioux City, Iowa.
Offensive spark helps Tigers oust Milligan in Sioux CitySIOUX CITY, Iowa – Thanks to a 25-0 run in the second quarter, the Dakota Wesleyan University women’s basketball team secured its first victory of the 2017 NAIA DII Women’s National Basketball Championship over Milligan College 66-54 at the Tyson Event Center in Sioux City, Iowa.
DWU men back in BransonBRANSON, Mo. -- DWU is in the midst of arguably one of its greatest three-year spans in school history and has found a new formula to continue the success this season.
Tigers return to Sioux City for second-straight yearSIOUX CITY, Iowa -- After being picked eighth in the Great Plains Athletic Conference preseason poll a year ago and finishing their season in the NAIA Division II Women’s Basketball National Championship quarterfinals, voters were not going to make the same mistake of doubting the Dakota Wesleyan University women’s basketball team again.
DWU baseball adds win over Winnipeg in TucsonTUCSON, Ariz. – The Dakota Wesleyan University baseball team was back in action, taking on William Penn University and the University of Winnipeg on Sunday, while dropping a doubleheader to Malone University on Monday at the Tucson Invitational in Tucson.
Tiger softball picks up two wins in TucsonTUCSON, Ariz. – The Dakota Wesleyan University softball team made its annual trip south to compete in the Tucson Invitational from March 4-8 in Tucson, Ariz., playing six games in the last two days.
Tigers split with in-state foe at Tucson InvitationalTUCSON, Ariz. – The Dakota Wesleyan University baseball team made its annual 27-hour spring break trip to Tucson, Ariz., as it took on Presentation College in the Tucson Invitational on Saturday at the Kino Sports Complex.
Christensen nabs talented in-state duoMITCHELL, S.D. – Jason Christensen, head women’s basketball coach at Dakota Wesleyan University, has added two Class ‘AA’ standouts in Mateya Walder of Watertown, S.D., and Lindsey Hale of Yankton, S.D.
Martin named GPAC Player of the Year, Hoglund earns Freshman of the Year honorsMITCHELL, S.D. – For the first time in Dakota Wesleyan University men’s basketball history, the Great Plains Athletic Conference Player of the Year and Freshman of the Year winners reside in two DWU athletes. Tate Martin was named Hauff Mid-America Sports/GPAC Men’s Basketball Player of the Year and Ty Hoglund was named Freshman of the Year, it was announced by the conference Wednesday.
Osthus nets new career high, Tiger women topple DoaneMITCHELL, S.D. – Riding a 24-point victory three nights earlier, the Dakota Wesleyan University women’s basketball team took care of business on Saturday night, defeating Doane University 81-57 in the Great Plains Athletic Conference semifinal showdown at the Corn Palace in Mitchell, S.D.
DWU men come up short in GPAC semifinalsORANGE CITY, Iowa – The No. 14 Dakota Wesleyan University men’s basketball team looked to defeat No. 19 Northwestern College for the second time in 10 days. However, DWU did not leave Orange City victorious as they fell, 84-65 in the Great Plains Athletic Conference tournament semifinals Saturday afternoon.
Tigers topple Chargers, host GPAC semifinals on SaturdayMITCHELL, S.D. – The No. 9 Dakota Wesleyan University women’s basketball team opened up the Great Plains Athletic Conference Tournament, controlling the game from tip-off and never looked back as they defeated Briar Cliff University, 94-60 Wednesday night at the Corn Palace in Mitchell, S.D.
Tigers upset in regular season finaleOMAHA, Neb. – With 6:12 left and the game tied at 53, the Dakota Wesleyan University women’s basketball team needed to put together a run to finish the regular season with a victory. However, the College of Saint Mary Flames had different plans as they pulled off the upset, 72-66 in a Great Plains Athletic Conference game Saturday afternoon in Omaha, Neb.