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Miller, Bandits Defeat Quad CIties
Miller, Bandits Defeat Quad CIties
June 17, 2018
By Charlie Hildebrand; Sioux City Journal

Sioux City's offense was a bit sloppier and less efficient than the last few weeks, but the Bandits gutted out a 54-46 win over the Quad Cities Steamwheelers in the opening round of the CIF playoffs at the Tyson Events Center here Saturday.

Bandits Bounce Quad City in Playoff Opener
Bandits Bounce Quad City in Playoff Opener
June 16, 2018
By Mark Freund; KTIV.com

Darrian Miller scored five touchdowns, the Bandits outscored Quad City 28-15 in the fourth quarter and Sioux City beat the Steamwheelers on Saturday, 54-46.

Miller scored every Bandits touchdown in the first half, but Quad City kept the pace. Quarterback EJ Hilliard accounted for all three Steamwheelers touchdowns in the first half (two passing, one rushing).

Bandits Bounce Wheelers from Playoffs
Bandits Bounce Wheelers from Playoffs
June 16, 2018
By Staff Report; Quad City Times

A fast start was spoiled Saturday night by a disappointing finish for the Quad-City Steamwheelers.

The local Champions Indoor Football squad saw their season ended by the Sioux City Bandits, 54-46 in a playoff opener at the Tyson Events Center.

PODCAST: Sioux City Bandits Playoff Podcast
PODCAST: Sioux City Bandits Playoff Podcast
June 16, 2018
By Jeff Budlong & Charlie Hildebrand; Sioux City Journal

The Journal's Jeff Budlong and Charlie Hildebrand talk Sioux City Bandits football and their first-round playoff game against Quad Cities. 

Bandits Firing on All Cylinders
Bandits Firing on All Cylinders
June 15, 2018
By Jeff Budlong; Sioux City Journal

When a championship is the goal every season finishing without one the past two seasons always makes it tough to take. Saturday the Sioux City Bandits will look to take their first step to adding to their collection of three titles.

Bandits Are One of the Most Well-Rounded Teams in CIF Playoffs
Bandits Are One of the Most Well-Rounded Teams in CIF Playoffs
June 11, 2018
By Mark Freund; KTIV Channel 4

The Bandits had a streaky regular season. Sioux City won four straight games, then lost three in a row, before finishing with five consecutive wins.

Quest for Champions Bowl IV Begins Sponsored by Baymont Inns & Suites
Quest for Champions Bowl IV Begins Sponsored by Baymont Inns & Suites
June 10, 2018
By CIF

With the conclusion of the 2018 regular season, the teams vying for the Champions Indoor Football league championship have been established.

Bandits Win; Will Host Quad Cities in Playoffs
Bandits Win; Will Host Quad Cities in Playoffs
June 9, 2018
By Charlie Hildebrand; Sioux City Journal

Darrian Miller ran for 117 yards on 17 carries, Liam Nadler threw six touchdowns passes and the Sioux City Bandits defeated the Bismarck Bucks 71-50 in Sioux City’s final Champions Indoor Football game of the regular season at the Tyson Events Center here Saturday.

Bandits Playing for Top Seed Against Bismarck
Bandits Playing for Top Seed Against Bismarck
June 8, 2018
By Jeff Budlong; Sioux City Journal

It is not nine straight wins, but there is no denying that it feels like something very similar is in the process of happening.

In 2015, the Sioux City Bandits began their season 2-3 before not losing again over the course of their next nine games to claim the Champions Indoor Football Championship.