2011 Football News

August 2, 2012
Storm Top 10 Countdown: No. 1
Out top moment of the 2011-12 season is the football team's comeback, upset win over No. 19 Wartburg.

May 3, 2012
Football junior visit day a success
The Simpson football program hosted more than 80 prospective student-athletes at its Junior Visit Day on Wednesday, May 2.

April 17, 2012
SAAC holds recognition banquet
Simpson's Student-Athlete Advisory Committee held its annual awards banquet Monday, April 16.

January 12, 2012
Simpson football announces 2012 schedule
The Simpson football team unveiled its 2012 schedule today, which kicks off Sept. 1 on the road at Hamline.

December 12, 2011
Storm football players selected to participate in all-star game
Simpson seniors Colton Calvert, Ben Coy, Braden Everding, Ty Larsen and Brian Tjossem will play in the 2011 Tazon de Estrellas (Bowl of the Stars) Dec. 17 in Puebla, Mexico.

November 28, 2011
45 fall student-athletes named academic all-conference
Simpson placed 45 student-athletes on the fall academic all-conference list.

November 21, 2011
Storm place seven on All-IIAC Football team
Taylor Rogers was one of three players picked First Team All-Conference after catching a team-high 63 passes in 2011.

November 12, 2011
Slow start, missed opportunities hamper Storm against Central
Ben Coy made a 17-yard touchdown catch in Simpson's 37-14 loss to Central on Saturday. He finished with a career-high 9 catches.

November 11, 2011
Simpson Storm Football Coaches Show - Central
Zach James sits down with head coach Jim Glogowski to talk about last week's 14-0 win over BVU and the upcoming season finale against Central.

November 10, 2011
Cronin, Everding, Schott named Academic All-District
Mark Cronin, Braden Everding and Jarrod Schott all earned Capital One Academic All-District 8 honors, as announced Thursday.

November 9, 2011
Gale named IIAC Player of the Week
James Gale earned Iowa Conference Special Teams Player of the Week honors on Nov. 6 after hitting a pair of field goals against Buena Vista.

November 5, 2011
Storm shut out Buena Vista
Taylor Rogers' 88-yard touchdown reception gave Simpson a two-score lead in Saturday's 14-0 shutout of Buena Vista.

November 4, 2011
Simpson Storm Football Coaches Show - Buena Vista
Zach sits down with coach to talk about Simpson's upcoming opponent, Buena Vista. Kickoff is Saturday at 1 p.m.

October 22, 2011
Storm hold off Luther, run winning streak to three
Taylor Rogers caught a career-high 10 passes in Simpson's 28-25 win over Luther on Saturday in Decorah.

October 21, 2011
Simpson Storm Football Coaches Show - Wartburg Review, Luther Preview
Head football coach Jim Glogowski talks about last week's 38-37 overtime win over Wartburg and previews Saturday's meeting with Luther.

October 17, 2011
Nelson, Cronin, Gale earn IIAC Player of the Week honors
Quarterback Taylor Nelson earned IIAC Athlete of the Week honors while linebacker Mark Cronin and place kicker James Gale earned Player of the Week honors.

October 15, 2011
Upset! Storm knock off No. 19 Wartburg in overtime
Simpson came back from a 17-point deficit in the fourth quarter to knock off No. 19 Wartburg 38-37 on a blocked extra point in overtime on Saturday in Waverly.

October 8, 2011
Storm offense soars to 42-22 homecoming win
Ben Coy made touchdown catches of 70 and 78 yards in Simpson's 42-22 homecoming win over Cornell on Saturday.

October 4, 2011
Dillenburg, Nelson named Student-Athletes of the Month
Senior soccer player Nicole Dillenburg and sophomore football player Taylor Nelson earned Simpson Student-Athlete of the Month honors for September.

October 1, 2011
Dubuque offense too much for Storm
Mike Kuhn caught four passes for 47 yards in Simpson's 42-21 loss against Dubuque on Saturday.

September 24, 2011
Storm crash homecoming at Loras
Michael Chia rushed for a career-high 101 yards in Simpson's 21-3 win over Loras on Saturday.

September 20, 2011
Vogel named IIAC Player of the Week
Brad Vogel earned Iowa Conference Special Teams Player of the Week honors Sept. 19 after returning six kickoffs for 177 yards.

September 17, 2011
Storm scare Coe but fall short
Taylor Rogers caught two touchdown passes and Simpson traded scores with Coe on Saturday but fell short in a 34-26 loss.

September 13, 2011
Nelson named IIAC Player of the Week
Taylor Nelson earned Iowa Conference Offensive player of the Week honors after completing a school-record 31 passes on Saturday.

September 10, 2011
Nelson sets record but Storm comeback falls short against St. Olaf
Sophomore quarterback broke an 85-year old record by completing 31 passes in Simpson's 31-23 loss to St. Olaf on Saturday.