2017 DWU Softball News

  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • DWU splits with in-state rival in conference action
    April 06, 2017
    MITCHELL, S.D. – The Dakota Wesleyan University softball team began a six-game home stand on Thursday afternoon. DWU split in Great Plains Athletic Conference action with Mount Marty College as the Tigers took Game One 7-5, while the Lancers took the finale 9-7 at Dr. McWhirter Field in Mitchell, S.D.
  • Tigers split with Hastings in GPAC battle
    April 02, 2017
    HASTINGS, Neb. – The Dakota Wesleyan University softball team split a pair of Great Plains Athletic Conference games on Sunday with Hastings College in Hastings, Neb.
  • Dordt downs Tigers on Friday
    March 31, 2017
    SIOUX CENTER, Iowa – The Dakota Wesleyan University softball team dropped a pair of Great Plains Athletic Conference games on Friday to Dordt College on Friday in Sioux Center, Iowa.
  • SMSU takes two from DWU softball
    March 25, 2017
    MARSHALL, Minn. – The Dakota Wesleyan University softball team hit the road on Saturday, dropping a doubleheader to NCAA Division II Southwest Minnesota State University. The Mustangs took Game One 9-2, and the finale 9-8 in Marshall, Minn.
  • Kieff signs 10 future DWU softball members
    March 22, 2017
    MITCHELL, S.D. – Following a strong start in the Tucson Invitational, DWU softball Head Coach Ed Kieff is excited to announce the 2017 recruiting class.
  • Tigers split with Presentation in home opener
    March 19, 2017
    MITCHELL, 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.
  • Six game win streak propels DWU softball in Tucson
    March 06, 2017
    TUCSON, Ariz. – The Dakota Wesleyan University softball team flexed its offensive firepower in the final four days at the Tucson Invitational in Tucson, Ariz.
  • Tiger softball picks up two wins in Tucson
    March 04, 2017
    TUCSON, 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.
  • DWU softball drops three at PC Dome Classic
    February 19, 2017
    ABERDEEN, S.D. – The Dakota Wesleyan University softball team was back in action in the Presentation College Dome Classic on Sunday in Aberdeen, S.D.
  • Tiger softball opens season at PC Dome Classic
    February 11, 2017
    ABERDEEN, S.D. – The Dakota Wesleyan University softball team opened its 32nd season on Friday and Saturday, competing in the Presentation College Dome Classic on the campus of Presentation College in Aberdeen, S.D.
  • DWU softball ready to make noise in 2017
    February 06, 2017
    MITCHELL, S.D. – After recording a program-best 33 wins last season, DWU head softball coach Ed Kieff has been preparing his 2017 squad to take the next step in a highly-competitive conference.
  • Kieff signs another strong class for 2017
    August 12, 2016
    MITCHELL, S.D. – Dakota Wesleyan University softball coach Ed Kieff has signed eight athletes for the class of 2016-17 coming off a record setting season in 2016, which saw the Tigers finish with a program best 33 wins.