Best Game Operations: Sioux Falls Storm
The Sioux Falls Storm have been awarded Best Game Day Operations. The Storm pride themselves in putting on a great show for their home fans, constantly creating the most interactive and innovative on-field promotions. Additionally, the team's game-day presentations, unique half-time shows, giveaways, mascots and music help make the Denny Sanford Premier Center one of the most entertaining venues in the IFL.
Best Cheerleader/Dance Team: Sioux Falls Storm
The Sioux Falls Storm have earned the Best Cheerleader/Dance Team award in 2018. The "Lightning Girls" continue to establish themselves as one of the preeminent dance teams in all of indoor football. The award is based on talent, attractiveness, uniforms and crowd interaction.
Community Relations Award: Green Bay Blizzard
The Community Relations award is presented to the team that best exemplifies outstanding service to their community. The Green Bay Blizzard continue to distinguish themselves as leaders in the Green Bay community with their support of programs such as Feed My Starving Children, Colton's Cure, American Legion Post 11, Eye Heart World, Special Olympics Wisconsin and Fox Valley Autism Society.
Hospitality Award: Arizona Rattlers
The Arizona Rattlers have earned the Hospitality Award in 2018. The hospitality award is given to the team that provided the best overall experience for the visiting team while on the road. The Rattlers earned the award as the team was judged to have the best host hotel, pre- and post-game meals and other accommodations that exceeded expectations.
Best Website/Social Media: Nebraska Danger
The Nebraska Danger have been awarded Best Website/Social Media in 2018. The Danger earn the award based on a variety of factors such as aesthetics, ease of use, up-to-date information, content and fan interaction.
Best Mascot: Nebraska Danger
The Best Mascot of the 2018 season goes to the Nebraska Danger. Bones was named the most creative, energetic and talented mascot in the IFL.
Best Media Relations: Iowa Barnstormers
The Iowa Barnstormers have been awarded Best Media Relations. The Barnstormers earned the designation based on their media involvement, press releases, game notes, articles, media guides and overall content.
The 2018 United Bowl Championship kicks off on Saturday, July 7 at 7:05 PM at the Wells Fargo Arena between the Sioux Falls Storm and the Iowa Barnstormers. The 2018 United Bowl can be viewed live on the IFL's YouTube channel!