Tigers split thrilling DH against Midland

Cole Wenande

FREMONT, Neb. – The Dakota Wesleyan University baseball team split a Great Plains Athletic Conference doubleheader against Midland University Sunday in Fremont, Neb., with both team securing come-from-behind wins. The Tigers (9-11, 1-3 GPAC) allowed an 8-1 lead slip away in the first game, falling 9-8. DWU fell behind by as many as five runs […]

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DWU men’s golf jumps to fifth on day two in Kansas

Cal Wiese

NEWTON, Kan. – The Dakota Wesleyan University men’s golf team entered the second round of the Bethel Spring Invitational in 10th place. The Tigers jumped five spots to finish in a tie for fifth place after day two in Newton, Kan. The Tigers carded a two-round score of 625 (312 in round one, 313 in […]

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DWU track competes in outdoor opener at Wayne State

Skylar Forgey

WAYNE, Neb. – The Dakota Wesleyan University men’s and women’s track and field teams opened the 2015 outdoor season at the Wildcat Classic hosted by Wayne State College Saturday in Wayne, Neb. The top performance of the day for the Tigers came from junior Skylar Forgey (Colome, S.D.). The 2015 NAIA Indoor National Championships qualifier […]

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Tigers drop two to Doane in GPAC doubleheader

Lorissa Loeppky throws a pitch against Doane College

MITCHELL, S.D. – The Dakota Wesleyan University softball team opened the home portion of its Great Plains Athletic Conference schedule with a doubleheader against Doane College Saturday at McWhirter Field in Mitchell, S.D. DWU had difficulty keeping Doane off the scoreboard, dropping the first game 12-0 and the second 12-4 in six innings. The losses […]

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Northwestern powers past DWU in GPAC opener

Tyler Waddle tagged out at home against Northwestern

MITCHELL, S.D. – The Dakota Wesleyan University baseball team finally hit the field at Cadwell Park after starting the season with 16 games away from home. The Tigers were welcomed by a hard-hitting squad from Northwestern College, which swept the first Great Plains Athletic Conference doubleheader of the season from DWU. The Red Raiders took […]

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DWU softball swept by SDSU in home opener

Meghan Bovee

MITCHELL, S.D. – After 22 games away from home, the Dakota Wesleyan University softball team finally got the chance to play on its home field Thursday in Mitchell, S.D. The Tigers took on NCAA Division I South Dakota State University in a doubleheader at McWhirter Field. The Jackrabbits flexed their muscle, hitting five home runs […]

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Fitts strong performance garners GPAC Golfer of the Week honor

Lauren Fitts

MITCHELL, S.D. – The 2015 spring season for the Dakota Wesleyan University women’s golf team got started last weekend, with a Tiger golfer putting together one of the best performances in school history. Junior Lauren Fitts led DWU to a third-place finish at the Heritage Hill Collegiate Saturday and Sunday in Louisville, Ky., as the […]

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Despite sparkling performance from Loeppky, DWU drops two

Lorissa Loeppky

ORANGE CITY, Iowa – The Dakota Wesleyan University softball team continued the Great Plains Athletic Conference season with a doubleheader at Northwestern College Monday in Orange City, Iowa. The Tigers got a stellar performance from sophomore pitcher Lorissa Loeppky (Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada) in game one. She allowed just one run on five hits, but DWU […]

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DWU Softball adds California transfer Stark

Nicole Stark (right) signs LOI to play for DWU next season

MITCHELL, S.D. – The future of the Dakota Wesleyan University softball team is looking strong as Head Coach Ed Kieff has had success bringing top talent from around South Dakota and recently added a junior transfer to the fold for 2016. San Ramon, Calif., native Nicole Stark recently signed a National Letter of Intent to […]

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Fitts has record performance, DWU golf strong in spring opener

Lauren Fitts

LOUISVILLE, Ky. – Junior Lauren Fitts (Brookings, S.D.) put together one of the best tournaments in Dakota Wesleyan University women’s golf history in the team’s spring opener Saturday and Sunday in Louisville, Ky. Fitts tied the school 18-hole and 36-hole record, while taking first place individually at the Heritage Hill Collegiate at the Heritage Hill […]

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