2017 Football News

  • Preview: Storm travel to Dubuque seeking third-straight win
    October 21, 2017
    A week after facing one of the nation’s toughest rushing attacks, the Simpson Storm football team faces the Iowa Conference’s top two running backs when the team travels to Dubuque, Iowa to take on the University of Dubuque Spartans on Saturday, Oct. 21 at Chalmers Field. Kickoff is set for 2 p.m.
  • Connor named IIAC co-Defensive Player of the Week
    October 18, 2017
    Simpson football player Micahael Connor earned Iowa Conference co-Defensive Player of the Week honors for the period ending Sunday, Oct. 15, the league office announced Monday.
  • Preview: Storm host Luther for homecoming
    October 14, 2017
    The Simpson Storm host the Luther Norse for the annual homecoming game on Saturday, Oct. 14. Kickoff is set for 1 p.m from Buxton Stadium in Indianola.
  • Storm score on defense, special teams in homecoming win over Luther
    October 14, 2017
    Cam Bunting ran for 161 yards, Vaughn Brasseaux created one TD on special teams and one on defense and the Simpson football team beat Luther 38-17 on homecoming Saturday at Buxton Stadium.
  • Lehr named IIAC Defensive Player of the Week
    October 10, 2017
    Simpson football players Ryan Lehr earned Iowa Conference Player of the Week honors for the period ending Sunday, Oct. 8, the league office announced Monday.
  • Defense, special teams power Storm to 31-21 win at Loras
    October 07, 2017
    Ryan Lehr returned an interception 98 yards for a touchdown, Jackson Redmond turned a botched snap into a touchdown and the Simpson football team held Loras’ high-flying offense in-check in a 31-21 win Saturday.
  • Preview: Storm look to slow down high-flying Duhawks
    October 06, 2017
    The Simpson Storm football team will try to take down the league’s top offense when it travels to Dubuque to take on the Loras Duhawks on Saturday, Oct. 7 at the Rock Bowl. Kickoff is set for 1 p.m.
  • Preview: Storm renew rivalry with Central in crucial matchup
    September 30, 2017
    The Simpson Storm and Central Dutch take part in the 95th edition of a rivalry that began more than a century ago on Saturday, Sept. 30. Kickoff is set for 1 p.m. from Simpson’s Buxton Stadium in Indianola.
  • Central ground game too much for Storm
    September 30, 2017
    A goal line stand and ensuing 99-yard touchdown drive gave Central an 11-point, fourth-quarter lead and proved to be a back-breaking turn of events for the Simpson football team in a 35-17 loss Saturday at Buxton Stadium.
  • Sasso collects national, conference honors
    September 29, 2017
    Simpson quarterback Sam Sasso earned a spot on the D3football.com Team of the Week in addition to being named Iowa Conference Offensive Player of the Week after throwing four touchdown passes in a win over Coe on Saturday, Sept. 23.
  • Storm upset undefeated Kohawks on the road
    September 23, 2017
    Sam Sasso threw four touchdowns for the third straight game, Drew Jensen made his 27th career field goal to etch his name in the school record book, and the Simpson football team rolled to a 38-33 win over the undefeated Coe Kohawks Saturday afternoon.
  • Preview: Storm face first road test of the season at Coe
    September 22, 2017
    The Simpson Storm football team hits the road for the first time in 2017 on Saturday, Sept. 23 when it travels to Cedar Rapids for a meeting with the defending Iowa Conference champion Coe Kohawks at Clark Field. Kickoff is set for 1 p.m.
  • Slow second half haunts Storm in loss to Wartburg
    September 16, 2017
    Simpson couldn't hold on to a 10-point, first-half lead in an entertaining 40-31 loss to Wartburg in Saturday's Iowa Conference opener
  • Preview: Storm open Iowa Conference play Saturday against Wartburg
    September 15, 2017
    The Simpson Storm football team hosts a perennial powerhouse to open Iowa Conference play when it welcomes the Wartburg Knights to Buxton Stadium on Saturday, Sept. 16. Kickoff is set for 1 p.m.
  • Chumbley named IIAC Defensive Player of the Week
    September 11, 2017
    Simpson defensive end Trey Chumbley had a career-day against Illinois College on Saturday, earning Iowa Conference Defensive Player of the Week honors for the period ending Sunday, Sept. 10.
  • Storm dominate second half, pull away from Illinois College
    September 09, 2017
    Sam Sasso threw four touchdown passes, the defense held Illinois College to 110 yards in the second half and the Simpson football team rolled to a 45-13 win Saturday at Buxton Stadium.
  • Preview: Storm look to bounce back against Illinois College
    September 08, 2017
    The Simpson football team looks to bounce back from last week’s loss to Wis.-Stout when it hosts the Illinois College Blueboys in non-conference action from Buxton Stadium on Saturday, Sept. 9. Kickoff is set for 1 p.m.
  • Miscues hurt Storm in loss to Wis.-Stout
    September 02, 2017
    Keyshawn Carpenter ran for 77 yards, Jay Alston threw a TD pass and Wis.-Stout took advantage of Simpson miscues in 17-0, season-opening win Saturday at Buxton Stadium.
  • S Club Hall of Fame welcomes four athletes, two coaches in class of 2017
    August 17, 2017
    Former student-athletes Janelle Claiborne Duffy '05 (women's golf), Tiffany Everding Goodchild '07 (volleyball), Lisa Simpson Klein '91 (women's track & field) and Jason Ripke '07 (football, men's track & field) and coaches Joe Blake '71 (assistant baseball coach) and Henry Christowski (head softball coach) will be inducted into the school's athletic hall of fame.