Written by Kayley Shade, Director of Media RelationsSioux Falls, SD -The Sioux Falls Storm (4-1) hosts the Arizona Rattlers (4-1) on Monday, April 16th at 6:05pm in a week eight battle.
Boyer Trucks will serve as the Presenting Sponsor of the game and help give away free window clings to the first 3,000 fans in attendance. There will be numerous events and special promotions going on throughout the night that includes a special fundraiser to benefit the Night of Hope & Caring, which helps aid the Sioux Falls School District and is designed to help "Level the Playing Field" for every Sioux Falls Elementary Public School with fundraising needs.
The Sioux Falls Storm look to extend a four-game win streak with a win against the Rattlers this week. The Storm defeated the Nebraska Danger 45-37 on April 7th. In that game, Storm quarterback Lorenzo Brown hit seven out of 13 passes for 125 yards and four touchdowns. He also rushed for 38 yards. Running back Lyle McCombs gained 37 yards on 15 carries and one touchdown. Wide receivers Mike Tatum and Judd Harrold each caught a pair of touchdowns. Defensive back Marlon Moore had nine total tackles which led defense while Jabari Gorman has one interception. Defensive lineman Kwame Bell had two forced fumbles along with one fumble recovery and Chris Martin had one fumble recovery.
The Arizona Rattlers hope to extend a three-game win streak. The Rattlers defeated the Cedar Rapids Titans 54-19 on March 31st. In that game, Rattlers quarterback Jeff Ziemba completed 16 of his 22 passes for 172 yards and seven touchdowns. Wide receiver Anthony Amos caught four passes for 67 yards and Jamal Miles had two touchdowns while also leading the team on the ground with 40 yards. The Rattlers defense had 49 tackles, one sack, one interception and 12 pass break-ups.
Individual Storm game tickets are on sale at the Premier Center Box Office or online through www.ticketmaster.com