Barnstormers, Storm face off in historic United Bowl

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Powell | Gorman. Harrold | Hayes. Brown Jr. | Jones Jr. Barnstormers | Storm. These are the matchups that fans at Wells Fargo Arena will see this Saturday as the Iowa Barnstormers battle against the Sioux Falls Storm in the United Bowl: the Indoor Football League’s (IFL) championship game. “We’re the best league in arena […] READ MORE


Dixie Wooten turns Barnstormers into winners

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John Sears appeared on the Sunday, July 26 episode of a local, sports-talk radio show called Sound-Off. Sears, a host on the popular Sunday night sports wrap-up show in Des Moines, IA had an interesting quote to kick off the episode. The Iowa Barnstormers had just ended a 1-11 stretch to finish their season with […] READ MORE


IFL Playoffs: Iowa Barnstormers playing for first championship appearance since ’97

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Game Info Matchup: Nebraska Danger (4-10) at Iowa Barnstormers (11-3) Arena: Wells Fargo Arena (15,110) Location: Des Moines, IA Kickoff: 7:05 p.m. CT TV: Mediacom Channel 22 TV Commentators: Larry Morgan (PxP) and Ben Bruns (Color) Radio: 1040am WHO Radio Commentators: Joe Stasi (PxP) and Larry Cotlar (Color) This Friday, the Iowa Barnstormers have a chance to do something that the team’s fans […] READ MORE


Iowa Barnstormers beat Arizona Rattlers on final play, in Overtime

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Drew Powell had just ran a quarterback read and took the ball into the Arizona Rattlers end zone on 4th and goal during overtime of Sunday’s game. The Barnstormers had trailed 68-61 prior to Powell’s score, and if they didn’t reach the end zone, then they would be sent home packing. Powell’s touchdown trimmed the […] READ MORE


Iowa Barnstormers try to prove they aren’t Overrated

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B.J. Butler was ready for his second year with the Iowa Barnstormers. The team was coming into its first home game of the season against the Arizona Rattlers. Everything was normal. Butler had his usual pre-game prayer and took a knee on the goal line. Though, this time, Butler had a skinny towel hanging off […] READ MORE


Barnstormers weather Blizzard with Sioux Falls right around the Corner

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“Take care of business.” That’s all that was on the mind of the Iowa Barnstormers on Saturday night as they beat the Green Bay Blizzard 46-25 at Wells Fargo Arena. With the Sioux Falls Storm sitting right around the corner, it was imperative for Iowa to earn a win and mount some momentum going into […] READ MORE


Roland and Enyard’s Second Half Heroics lead Barnstormers to upset Win

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Last week, it was all about the new guys. Although this week, Barnstormer fans saw a couple of familiar faces step up in the second half to give the team a 38-28 win over the defending champions. Brady Roland and Bryce Enyard specifically earned two touchdowns and two interceptions respectively, helping Iowa to a 2-0 […] READ MORE


Iowa Barnstormers upset defending champs

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The Iowa Barnstormers got their 2018 home slate started the right way Saturday as they knocked off the defending United Bowl Champion Arizona Rattlers 38-28. Arizona started the game off with a touchdown on the first drive, but it wasn’t able to make it back to the end zone for the rest of the first […] READ MORE