A year after reaching the second round of the American Rivers Conference Tournament as the third seed, the Simpson women’s basketball team is picked third in the A-R-C Preseason Coaches' Poll, announced Wednesday by the league.
After more than 50 minutes of scoreless action, Darius Doswell scored the game-winner in the 54th minute to lift the Simpson men’s soccer team to a 3-0 win over Buena Vista Tuesday night in chilly and windy conditions.
Simpson men’s soccer’s Jordy Triana-Vasquez was selected as the American Rivers Conference Male Athlete and Offensive Player of the Week after connecting on two game-winning goals last week, the league announced Monday.
The Simpson volleyball team lost 3-0 to Coe Friday night in the team’s final home match of the season as the Storm honored their three seniors before the contest, Hannah Lester, Alyssa Mathews and Taylor Sudmann.
The Simpson women’s soccer team scored two first half goals in hopes of earning its first American Rivers Conference win of the season, but Coe evened the score in the second half to force a double-overtime draw Wednesday night.
The Simpson women’s tennis team lost both matches against Luther and Wartburg on Saturday at the Life Time Athletic Club in Urbandale, Iowa. The matches were originally scheduled to be played in the Buxton Tennis Complex, but rain moved the matches indoors.
Joe Meyer raced for 206 yards and one touchdown, Sam Bartlett hauled in two TD catches and Zach Kreider connected on three field goals to help Simpson football give Nebraska Wesleyan its first loss of the season by a score of 29-21 Saturday afternoon during the team’s homecoming events in Lincoln, Neb.