Dakota Midday: Stampede Poised to Win Championship
The Sioux Falls Stampede could win the Clark Cup final Friday night on their home ice at the Denny Sanford Premiere Center. The hockey team leads the Muskegon Lumberjacks in the best-of-five series 2 to 0. The Clark Cup is presented each year to the playoff champions. The Stampede last won the cup in 2007.
The Stampede is is a Tier 1 junior ice hockey team playing in the West Division of the United States Hockey League. The USHL is a development league that provides an opportunity for players to reach their goals of playing in the NHL while also providing an opportunity to play NCAA hockey.
Stampede head coach and general manager Cary Eades joined Dakota Midday and discussed the team's season and Friday's game.