Simpson senior football player Jake Stearns has been named to the 2017 CoSIDA Academic All-America Second Team, as announced by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) on Wednesday.
Dylan Kalinay started the season with a win and a top-10 time in the nation in the 60-meter hurdles and Jordan Coughenour won the 600-meter dash to lead the Simpson men’s track and field team at the season-opening Dutch Holiday Preview on Saturday, Dec. 9.
Simpson football players Jake Stearns and Ryan Lehr have been named to the 2017 CoSIDA Academic All-District 8 First Team, as selected by the College Sports Information Directors of America. As first team selections, both advance to the Academic All-America Team ballot.
Kelli Hanson marked a game-high 12 points, the Storm scored 72 points off the bench, and the Simpson women’s basketball team rolled to a 97-23 win over Kansas Christian on Friday evening at Cowles Fieldhouse.
The Simpson dance team brought home a state championship in the pom category and two second place finishes at the 2018 Iowa State Dance Competition held at Wells Fargo Arena in Des Moines on Friday, December 1st.
Sam Amsbaugh and Tyler Stumbo scored 22 points apiece and the Simpson men’s basketball team led by as many as 16 points in the first half, but still had to rally in the closing minutes to beat Dubuque 87-83 on Wednesday.
Simpson senior men’s soccer player Garrett Pochop brought home the nation’s top academic honor for men’s soccer when he earned 2017 CoSIDA Division III Academic All-America of the Year honors, as announced by the College Sports Information Directors Association (CoSIDA) on Tuesday.
Simpson senior center Tanner Venteicher, sophomore safety Brendan Holmes and senior defensive end Jake Stearns earned All-Iowa Conference First Team honors to lead a group of 11 Storm football players named to the 2017 All-Iowa Conference Team, as voted on by the league’s nine head coaches.
The Simpson’s women’s basketball team competes in a split week, a non-conference game at home and one last conference game before the year is over. Simpson travels to Dubuque on Wednesday, Dec. 6 before hosting Kansas Christian at Cowles Fieldhouse on Friday, Dec. 8.
Noreen Morrow posted another double-double, Janey Botkins made six 3-pointers and the Simpson women’s basketball team set a school record for most points in a half, dominating Nebraska Wesleyan 108-73 on Saturday.
The top scoring duo in the Iowa Conference throughout the 2017 season, Garrett Pochop and Tanner Alderson continue to collect accolades at season’s end. Pochop became the first All-American in program history and Alderson earned third team all-region honors, as announced by the United Soccer Coaches.
DeVaughn Scott pinned his opponent at 197 pounds, 141-pounder Zach Johnston beat a ranked opponent and the Simpson wrestling team earned four wins on the night but it wasn't enough in a 27-17 loss to No. 18 Augustana on Thursday night.
Noreen Morrow posted her third double-double of the season and the Simpson women’s basketball team used a big fourth quarter to beat Buena Vista 57-48 in the Iowa Conference opener Wednesday night at Cowles Fieldhouse.
Conor Riordan scored a career-high 28 points and the Simpson men’s basketball team erased a 16-point deficit but Adam Juhl hit the game-winning 3-pointer with 14 seconds left as Buena Vista escaped with a 91-90 win in the Iowa Conference opener Wednesday night at Cowles Fieldhouse.