The Simpson College “S” Club has chosen four student-athletes to be inducted into the College’s Athletic Hall of Fame at this year’s Red & Gold Celebration, held Friday, Oct. 18 in Hubbell Hall at the Kent Campus Center.
Simpson football has picked up a two-game series with defending national champion University of Mary Hardin-Baylor, which will begin next season, head coach Matt Jeter announced. The 2020 matchup will serve as the first meeting between the programs.
For the second-straight year, Simpson football has been tabbed fourth in the American Rivers Conference Preseason Coaches’ Poll, the league announced Thursday. Defending champion Wartburg was picked first by the A-R-C coaches.
After finishing tied for third in the conference last season, the Simpson men’s soccer team is picked fourth in the American Rivers Conference Coaches’ Preseason Poll, announced on Tuesday by the league.
Dylan Peters has been hired to lead the Simpson wrestling program as its next head coach, Director of Athletics Bob Nutgrass announced. Peters arrives after serving as an assistant coach at Central Michigan University over the last two seasons.
The Simpson women’s soccer team has been picked eighth in the American Rivers Conference Coaches preseason poll, announced today by the A-R-C. Defending regular season and tournament champion, Loras, was picked to finish first again.
The Simpson men’s and women’s track and field teams were selected to the U.S. Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) All-Academic Team, while Travis Tupper earned All-Academic Individual honors, the USTFCCCA announced Monday.
Simpson men’s basketball player Conor Riordan is traveling through Brazil right now to play with the USA D-3 National Select Basketball Team. Riordan is one of 10 student-athletes from around the country chosen to play for this team.
Simpson women’s golfers Hannah Gordon, Madison Hance and Kelsey Poppe have been named to the Women’s Golf Coaches Association (WGCA) All-American Scholar Golf Team for their impressive work inside the classroom.
The American Rivers Conference announced its 2019 Spring All-Academic Team on Thursday and Simpson had 38 student-athletes receive the honor. From around the league, 348 student-athletes were recognized for the achievement.
The Simpson softball team placed 16 student-athletes on the National Fastpitch Coaches Association Scholar-Athlete list for the 2019 campaign. As a unit, the Storm had a collective grade-point average of 3.68.
After two straight second-team nominations since the end of the 2019 season, Truman Schmitt was finally placed on a first team, this time by the American Baseball Coaches Association/Rawlings in the Central Region.
ordan Coughenour and Josh Dietrich received recognition on the U.S. Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association All-Central Region team for the Simpson men's squad for the 2019 outdoor season, the USTFCCCA announced on Sunday.