DWU women fall short at Northwestern 80-66

Erica Herrold

ORANGE CITY, Iowa – Despite a strong performance from sophomore forward Erica Herrold (Dimock, S.D.) the Dakota Wesleyan University women’s basketball team fell to Northwestern College 80-66 in the final regular-season road game for the Tigers. DWU struggled from deep, going 6-for-27 from behind the three-point line in the Great Plains Athletic Conference matchup. The […]

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Hanson’s Marquardt signs with Tiger men’s basketball

Jordan Marquardt signs LOI to play for DWU basketball

MITCHELL, S.D. – With one of the best season in program history ongoing, Dakota Wesleyan University men’s basketball coach signed a local prospect to help build for the future of the Tiger team. Alexandria, S.D., native Jordan Marquardt signed a National Letter of Intent to play basketball for DWU, it was announced Tuesday. He is […]

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Porter wins again, Van Winkle shines in debut for DWU track

Daniel Porter

MITCHELL, S.D. – Daniel Porter continues to pick up wins for the Dakota Wesleyan University men’s indoor track and field team, grabbing up a third first-place finish in the triple jump this season for the Tigers. Porter (Plattsmouth, Neb.) topped the field in the men’s triple jump with a distance of 12.96 meters at the […]

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No. 6 Tigers outlast Bulldogs to stay atop GPAC

Kris Menning

 SEWARD, Neb. – The Dakota Wesleyan University men’s basketball team toppled Great Plains Athletic Conference foe Concordia University on the strength of strong shooting and unselfish play Saturday in Seward, Neb. The No. 6 Tigers move to 24-3 overall and 14-3 in the GPAC after the 92-83 win on the road, as DWU shot 50 […]

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Strong effort for DWU women comes up short at No. 3 Concordia

Katie Johnson

SEWARD, Neb. – The Dakota Wesleyan University women’s basketball team had the ball and a chance to win the game with less than 10 seconds to play against No. 3 Concordia University in a Great Plains Athletic Conference matchup Saturday in Seward, Neb. The Tigers (14-13, 7-10 GPAC) Achilles heel all day was the turnover […]

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DWU wrestling falls to Jamestown on Senior Night

Kyle Gerlach (top) goes for a pin against Jamestown

MITCHELL, S.D. – The Dakota Wesleyan University wrestling team fell to the University of Jamestown 36-10 in the final home dual match of the season for the Tigers on Senior Night Friday at the Christen Family Athletic Center in Mitchell, S.D. Before the match, the Tigers honored six wrestlers who entered their final home dual […]

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Sprakel signing adds another top player to DWU softball from S.D.

Andriana Sprakel signs LOI to play for DWU Softball

MITCHELL, S.D. – The Dakota Wesleyan University softball team has stayed close to home this recruiting season to add talent for the future, with another South Dakota product committing to the Tigers. Andriana Sprakel, a native of Yankton, S.D., signed a National Letter of Intent to play softball for the Tigers, it was announced Friday. […]

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Tiger soccer teams honored with academic award

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MITCHELL, S.D. – Dakota Wesleyan University is one of 210 schools to have both of its soccer teams win a national team academic award. The Tiger men’s and women’s soccer teams won the National Soccer Coaches Association of America Team Academic Award for the 2013-14 academic year, it was announced Thursday. The award is given […]

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Bergh, Beck earn Capital One Academic All-District Honors


MITCHELL, S.D. – Two Dakota Wesleyan University basketball players were honored with national academic honors, it was announced Thursday. Men’s junior guard Trae Bergh (Crooks, S.D.) and women’s senior guard Celeste Beck (Sioux Falls, S.D.) were named to the Capital One Academic All-District Teams for their work in the classroom and on the court. The […]

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DWU men run away from Dordt 102-72

DWU Joey Mitchell glides through the lane against Dordt

MITCHELL, S.D. – In a festive atmosphere at the Corn Palace, the Dakota Wesleyan University men’s basketball team welcomed Dordt College to a block party Wednesday in Mitchell, S.D. The No. 6 Tigers swatted nine total shots and pulled away in the second half to topple the Defenders (RV) 102-72 to stay on top of […]

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