Athletics News

  • Baseball falls to Morningside on Senior Day
    April 25, 2018
    MITCHELL, S.D. – The Dakota Wesleyan University baseball team dropped two games against Morningside College 6-1 in the first game, and 7-4 in the second game in a Great Plains Athletic Conference showdown Wednesday in Mitchell.
  • Tiger softball sweeps Hastings on Senior Day
    April 25, 2018
    MITCHELL, S.D. – On their first home game of the season and Senior Day, the Dakota Wesleyan University softball team took down Hastings College in a Great Plains Athletic Conference doubleheader. DWU won the first game 4-0, while winning the second game 5-4 Wednesday at Dr. McWhirter Field in Mitchell.
  • Northwestern downs DWU in doubleheader
    April 23, 2018
    ORANGE CITY, Iowa – Two days after playing Northwestern College, the Dakota Wesleyan University baseball team suffered two defeats to its Great Plains Athletic Conference rival, 11-5 in the first game and 4-3 in the second game, Monday in Orange City, Iowa.
  • Softball splits with Concordia after winning extra-inning thriller
    April 23, 2018
    SEWARD, Neb. – After winning a thrilling first game, 3-2 in 10 innings, the Dakota Wesleyan University softball team dropped the second game, 7-6 in eight innings to split the series with Great Plains Athletic Conference opponent Concordia University Monday in Seward, Neb.
  • Schuyler shines as DWU competes at Jim Dutcher Memorial
    April 22, 2018
    CRETE, Neb. – The Dakota Wesleyan University men’s and women’s track and field teams competed at the Jim Dutcher Memorial Sunday in Crete, Neb.
  • Softball drops pair of games to Midland
    April 22, 2018
    FREMONT, Neb. – The Dakota Wesleyan University softball team dropped two Great Plains Athletic Conference games against Midland University 6-1 in the first game and 8-0 in the second game, Sunday in Fremont, Neb.
  • Tigers drop two games to Red Raiders
    April 21, 2018
    MITCHELL, S.D. – The Dakota Wesleyan University baseball team dropped two games to Great Plains Athletic Conference opponent Northwestern College by a score of 3-2 in the first game and 12-XX in the second game Saturday at Drake Field in Mitchell.
  • Gottlob commits to DWU for 2018-19 season
    April 20, 2018
    MITCHELL, S.D. – The Dakota Wesleyan University women’s basketball team is pleased to announce the addition of Natalie Gottlob to the roster for the 2018-19 season.
  • Women’s golf takes fourth at Concordia Bulldog Invite
    April 19, 2018
    LINCOLN, Neb. – The Dakota Wesleyan University women’s golf team competed at the Concordia Bulldog Invite Thursday and Friday at the Highlands Golf Course in Lincoln, Neb., and brought home a fourth-place finish.
  • DWU softball sweeps Briar Cliff in Omaha
    April 19, 2018
    OMAHA, Neb. – Having to travel to Omaha, Neb., to play a home game, the Dakota Wesleyan University softball team swept Briar Cliff University in a Great Plains Athletic Conference doubleheader after winning game one 10-0 in five innings, and taking the second game 6-1 Thursday.
  • Softball splits with Red Raiders as Haage breaks pitching record
    April 17, 2018
    Fremont, Neb. – After weather forced the games to move to a different location, the Dakota Wesleyan University softball team and Northwestern College played a Great Plains Athletic Conference doubleheader. Northwestern took game one 2-1, and DWU recorded the shutout in game two, 2-0 Tuesday in Fremont, Neb.
  • DWU baseball drops two games on the road
    April 17, 2018
    Crete, Neb. – The Dakota Wesleyan University baseball team took on Doane University in a Great Plains Athletic Conference doubleheader as DWU dropped the first game 4-3, and fell in the second game 4-2, Tuesday in Crete, Neb.
  • Pick takes first at GPAC Spring Preview
    April 13, 2018
    Eagle, Neb. – Russell Pick (Kimball, S.D.) led the way as he brought home a first-place finish as the Dakota Wesleyan University men’s golf team competed at the Great Plains Athletic Conference Spring Preview Tournament Wednesday and Thursday at the Woodland Hills Golf Club in Eagle, Neb.
  • DWU softball sweeps in-state rival
    April 11, 2018
    Yankton, S.D. – The Dakota Wesleyan University softball team swept in-state rival Mount Marty College in a Great Plains Athletic Conference doubleheader as DWU won the first game 13-10, and took the second game 4-3 Wednesday in Yankton, S.D.
  • Casey Mouw named Dakota Wesleyan University head wrestling coach
    April 11, 2018
    MITCHELL, S.D. – Dakota Wesleyan University Director of Athletics Jon Hart announced Wednesday that Casey Mouw has been named the 12th head wrestling coach in DWU history.
  • Oropeza homerun lifts DWU to second game victory over Broncos
    April 10, 2018
    MITCHELL, S.D. – Senior Branden Oropeza (San Francisco, Calif.) gave an offensive boost to the Dakota Wesleyan University baseball team in Great Plains Athletic Conference action Tuesday at Drake Field in Mitchell, S.D. Hastings College won the first game 7-2, while DWU took the second game 4-3.
  • Jenkins provisionally qualifies as DWU competes at Friends Spring Open
    April 09, 2018
    WICHITA, Kan. – Tyson Jenkins (Clark, S.D.) provisionally qualified for the NAIA Outdoor Track and Field National Championships after his performance in the shot put, as the Dakota Wesleyan University men’s and women’s track and field teams competed at the Friends Track Spring Open Sunday in Wichita, Kan.
  • DWU women’s basketball speaks to local elementary schools
    April 09, 2018
    MITCHELL, S.D. – A month after winning its first NAIA Division II Women’s Basketball National Championship, the Dakota Wesleyan University women’s basketball team visited local schools, Gertie Belle Rogers Elementary School to speak words of encouragement, and Longfellow Elementary School to referee a teacher vs. students basketball game.
  • Preston takes third, DWU men’s golf competes at Bethel Spring Invite
    April 07, 2018
    HESSTON, Kan. – The Dakota Wesleyan University men’s golf team headed south for the Bethel Spring Invitational as they brought home a sixth-place finish Saturday and Sunday at the Hesston Golf Park in Hesston, Kan.
  • Tiger golf competes at CSM/MU Spring Invitational
    April 05, 2018
    OMAHA, Neb. – The Dakota Wesleyan University women’s golf team competed at the CSM/MU Spring Invitational and tied for eighth out of 12 teams Thursday at Miracle Hill Golf Course in Omaha, Neb.
  • DWU softball drops pair of games to Mustangs
    April 05, 2018
    SIOUX CITY, Iowa – The Dakota Wesleyan University softball team dropped a pair of games against No. 25 Morningside College as they fell 9-5 in the first game and 8-6 in extra innings in the second game Thursday in Sioux City, Iowa.
  • Tigers cruise in game one, but drop second game to in-state rival
    April 05, 2018
    MITCHELL, S.D. – The Dakota Wesleyan University baseball team took on in-state rival Mount Marty College for a Great Plains Athletic Conference doubleheader as DWU dominated the first game, 6-0 and fell in the second game, 5-4 Thursday at Drake Field in Mitchell.
  • DWU splits doubleheader with Dordt
    April 02, 2018
    SIOUX CENTER, Iowa – After having the games postponed two days, the Dakota Wesleyan University baseball team played Dordt College in a Great Plains Athletic Conference doubleheader as DWU took game one, 5-1 and dropped game two, 6-2 Monday in Sioux Center, Iowa.
  • Lundy inks with DWU men’s golf
    April 02, 2018
    MITCHELL, S.D. – The Dakota Wesleyan University men’s golf team is excited to announce the signing of Bennett Lundy for the 2018-19 season, DWU men’s head golf coach Tom Hoek announced Monday.
  • DWU men’s golf competes at Doane Spring Invite
    March 30, 2018
    CRETE, Neb. – The Dakota Wesleyan University men’s golf team competed at the Doane Spring Invite and took home a fifth-place finish out of 13 teams Friday and Saturday in Crete and Lincoln, Neb.
  • Two Tigers qualify for NAIA National Meet
    March 30, 2018
    HASTINGS, Neb. – The Dakota Wesleyan University men’s and women’s track and field teams had an impressive outing at the Hastings Bronco Invite as two athletes qualified for the NAIA Outdoor National Championships, one school record was broken and 12 personal records were set Friday in Hastings, Neb.
  • Boerger strikes out 14 batters as Tigers split with Defenders
    March 30, 2018
    MITCHELL, S.D. – Sophomore pitcher Dominique Boerger (Milbank, S.D.) set a career-high with 14 strikeouts in the first game of a doubleheader against Dordt College in a Great Plains Athletic Conference matchup. DWU fell to Dordt in the first game, 3-1, but defeated the Defenders, 11-2 in the second game Friday at Drake Field in Mitchell.
  • Tigers split against in-state rival
    March 27, 2018
    YANKTON, S.D. – The Dakota Wesleyan University baseball team took the first game against Mount Marty College, 5-2 but fell in the second game by a score of 4-1, in Great Plains Athletic Conference action Tuesday in Yankton, S.D.
  • Reiner and Kerkman sign with DWU golf
    March 26, 2018
    MITCHELL, S.D. – Two standout talents have signed with the Dakota Wesleyan University men’s golf team in Drew Reiner and Bryce Kerkman for the 2018-2019 season, head golf coach Tom Hoek announced Monday.
  • Tigers drop doubleheader to Midland
    March 25, 2018
    FREMONT, Neb. – The Dakota Wesleyan University baseball team was held scoreless in each of their Great Plains Athletic Conference games against Midland University as they dropped the first game 3-0, and lost the second game, 5-0 Sunday in Fremont, Neb.
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