It was a week of highly anticipated games.
1. Sioux City Stampede (5-0; 6-0) +0
The Stampede extend their winning streak to 16-games with a win over reigning NEFL Champion Minneapolis Warriors 12-7.
Up Next: 6/23 @ #9 Med City Freeze
2. St. Paul Pioneers (3-1; 4-2) +0
St Paul traveled to River Falls, WI to take on longtime rival Northland Bulls, but came up short on a last second FG 20-23.
Up Next: 6/23 vs #5 Minneapolis Warriors
3. Fargo Invaders (3-2; 4-2) +0
Fargo made the trek to La Crosse, WI and wouldn't be denied as they galloped past the Rough Riders 55-18.
Up Next: 6/23 @ #11 Granite City Renegades
4. Northland Bulls (3-1; 3-1) +1
Northland hosted the undefeated St Paul Pioneers, after letting a 20-7 lead slip; they were able to kick a game winner with 2 seconds left for the 23-20 win.
Up Next: 6/23 vs #8 Hudson Thunderhawks
5. Minneapolis Warriors (2-2; 3-2) -1
Minneapolis traveled across Iowa to play the Sioux City Stampede. After scoring on the first drive, the Stampede defense was able to clamp down for the 12-7 win.
Up Next: 6/23 @ #2 St Paul Pioneers
6. Fox Valley Force (3-2; 4-3) +0
Fox Valley traveled to the Med City of Rochester, MN where they turned up the heat against the Freeze, winning 34-14.
Up Next: 6/23 vs #10 Minnesota Vipers
7. River City Rough Riders (2-3; 4-3) +0
The Rough Riders hosted Fargo in the heat of La Crosse. After giving up a quick 14-points, River City was never able to rebound falling 18-55.
Up Next: 6/23 vs [MPFL] Minnesota Storm
8. Hudson Thunderhawks (2-2; 3-2) +0
Hudson had a bye week as they prepare for the Northland Bulls.
Up Next: 6/23 @ #4 Northland Bulls
9. Med City Freeze (1-3; 1-3) +0
Med City hosted the Force of Fox Valley and played the first 3 quarters within 1 possession, but a couple late TD's put it out of reach 14-34.
Up Next: 6/23 vs #1 Sioux City Stampede
10. Minnesota Vipers (1-4; 1-6) +0
Minnesota traveled to Granite City on a Friday night where they were able to pick up their 1st win in Franchise History, 26-14.
Up Next: 6/23 @ #6 Fox Valley Force
11. Granite City Renegades (0-5; 0-5) +0
Granite City hosted the Vipers and came up short on their bid for their first NEFL win; as the gauntlet of the NEFL schedule starts to wear.
Up Next: 6/23 vs #3 Fargo Invaders