The Simpsonian

Simpson football has solid turnout on Campus Day

by Erich Bogner, reporter

April 7, 2015

The Campus Day tradition of service was continued by returners and newcomers to Simpson College last Wednesday.Campus day was started in 1889 and is Simpson’s longest running tradition. This year, more than 600 people volunteered on Simpson...

Three athletes share three major themes: studies, football and track

by Erich Bogner, sports reporter

February 17, 2015

While most of the Simpson College football team is focusing on off season workouts, some of them are in the middle of their second sport, track.Freshmen Jackson Redmond, Davey Jergens and sophomore Trevor McKee are three of these...

Senior Day closes with loss, Football looks to get healthy and return experienced

by Brock Borgeson

November 18, 2014

Simpson College football fell to Luther College 42-35 on a snowy senior day Saturday as Norse running back Christian Moore scored a game-winning touchdown with 21 seconds remaining.“The game was always winnable,” senior linebacker...

Football Drops last minute heartbreaker to Luther on Senior Day

by Brock Borgeson

November 17, 2014

INDIANOLA, Iowa – Simpson fell to Luther College on a snowy senior day as the Norse came back to steal a 42-35 victory, as running back Christian Moore scored a game-winning touchdown with 21 seconds remaining to give Luther ...

A must-win game between two, 2-1 teams

by Aaron Young

October 1, 2013

Beginning conference play Oct. 5, the Simpson football team will take its talents to Waverly and battle Wartburg on the gridiron.The Storm have won that past two decisions over the Knights in dramatic fashion, winning 38-37 in OT...

Simpson welcomes winless UW-River Falls to Buxton Stadium Saturday

by Aaron Young

September 21, 2013

Despite a resilient 14-point fourth quarter comeback effort in a 28-21 loss to Gustavus Adolphus, the Simpson College football team shifts its attention towards their next opponent: the University of Wisconsin-River Falls. R...

Simpson falls to No. 18 Coe

by Aaron Young

October 22, 2012

Not a lot worked well in favor of the Simpson Storm football team, as they lost 47-7 to No. 18 Coe College Saturday afternoon. Simpson (5-2, 3-1 IIAC) fell behind Coe (7-0, 4-0 IIAC) early to open up the homecoming game. The Kohawks score...

Rodgers breaks career TD reception record in 28-7 win

by Olu Rotibi

October 13, 2012

When it rains, it pours and Simpson football epitomized that in Saturday afternoon’s conference matchup against Loras College, defeating them 28-7.. The Storm offense came to life in the second quarter with junior quarterback ...