2019-20 Football News

  • Football Midseason Report
    October 11, 2019
    The Simpson football team is off this weekend and looks to rest after a hard-fought 29-21 victory on the road at Nebraska Wesleyan last Saturday.
  • Storm grab 29-21 road win at Nebraska Wesleyan
    October 05, 2019
    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.
  • Football Preview: Nebraska Wesleyan
    October 04, 2019
    Simpson football is one of three teams in the American Rivers Conference with two league wins and looks to push it to three as the Storm travel to Lincoln, Neb. to take on Nebraska Wesleyan this Saturday at 1 p.m.
  • Bartlett's 3 TDs, suffocating defense lead Storm past Buena Vista
    September 28, 2019
    Tanner Krueger connected with Sam Bartlett on three of his our touchdown passes, Noah Brucker and Joe Meyer ran for 100 yards apiece and the defense pitched a shutout as the Simpson football team beat Buena Vista 46-0 on Saturday at Buxton Stadium.
  • Football Preview: Buena Vista
    September 27, 2019
    Buena Vista visits Buxton Stadium on Saturday for Simpson football’s American Rivers Conference home opener. Kickoff is slated for 1 p.m.
  • Ackerson tabbed A-R-C Special Teams Player of the Week
    September 23, 2019
    Freshman punter Mason Ackerson was named American Rivers Conference Special Teams Player of the Week for his performance in the win over Dubuque on Saturday, the league office announced Monday.
  • Krueger tosses three TDs in win at Dubuque
    September 21, 2019
    Tanner Krueger tossed three touchdown passes to guide Simpson football to a 21-14 victory at Dubuque Saturday night to begin American Rivers Conference play.
  • Football Preview: Dubuque
    September 20, 2019
    Simpson and Dubuque meet on Saturday to open the first weekend of American Rivers Conference football play in 2019. Game time is slated for 6 p.m. in Dubuque, Iowa at Chalmers Field.
  • Holmes awarded D3football.com Team of the Week honors
    September 17, 2019
    A day after being selected as the American Rivers Conference Defensive Player of the Week, Simpson football’s Brendan Holmes was named to the D3football.com Team of the Week.
  • Bartlett, Holmes receive conference awards
    September 16, 2019
    Simpson wide receiver Sam Bartlett and safety Brendan Holmes were both recognized as American Rivers Conference Offensive and Defensive Players of the Week, the league announced Monday.
  • Bartlett grabs three TDs as Storm defeat Chicago
    September 14, 2019
    The Tanner Krueger and Sam Bartlett tandem proved to be the spark the Storm offense needed as they won 27-23 over the University of Chicago Saturday afternoon inside Bill Buxton Stadium.
  • Football Preview: Chicago
    September 13, 2019
    The Simpson football team looks to even its record on Saturday as the University of Chicago visits town for a 1 p.m. contest inside Buxton Stadium.
  • Storm fall on road at No. 10 Bethel to open season
    September 07, 2019
    The Simpson football team came short of an upset bid at No. 10 Bethel, 42-10, to start the 2019 season in the nonconference clash Saturday.
  • Football Preview: Bethel
    September 06, 2019
    The Simpson football team begins the 2019 season with a tough matchup on the road at No. 10 Bethel this Saturday. The Storm visit Royal Stadium for a 1 p.m. showdown in St. Paul, Minn.
  • "S" Club Hall of Fame inducts four in 2019
    August 22, 2019
    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.
  • Football adds series against defending champion Mary Hardin-Baylor
    August 19, 2019
    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.
  • A-R-C coaches place football fourth in preseason poll
    August 15, 2019
    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.
  • Holmes named D3football.com Preseason All-American
    August 15, 2019
    Simpson football senior Brendan Holmes has been named a D3football.com Preseason All-America Third Team member, announced Thursday by D3football.com.
  • Love, Tovey join Storm football coaching staff
    August 14, 2019
    George Love and Braedon Tovey join the Simpson football coaching staff for the 2019 season, head coach Matt Jeter announced.
  • Storm football releases 2019 slate
    March 18, 2019
    Head coach Matt Jeter and the Simpson football team have released their 2019 schedule. The Storm will compete in 10 games, with five at home and five on the road, two non-conference showdowns and eight American Rivers Conference contests.