Titans at Barnstormers Game Preview

Photo Credit: The Gazette
Photo Credit: The Gazette

DES MOINES - The Iowa Barnstormers (6-2) play the Cedar Rapids Titans (1-8) in Des Moines, Iowa on Friday, May 11, 2018. The game is scheduled for 7:05 p.m. CST at Wells Fargo Arena.

Last week, the Iowa Barnstormers earned a win on the road against the Sioux Falls Storm. This was the Barnstormers first victory over the Storm in the history of the two teams meeting. Quarterback Drew Powell led the offense, recording three passing touchdowns and two rushing touchdowns. Running back Jamal Tyler had a season high of two rushing touchdowns. Defensive back Jourdan Wickliffe led the defense with one interception, which he returned for 14-yards giving the team a score boosting turnover and earning the IFL's Defensive Player of the Week for Week 11. 

Last week, the Cedar Rapids Titans lost a close game at home to the Arizona Rattlers 57-42. Quarterback Jake Medlock threw for over 200 yards, four passing touchdowns, and one rushing touchdown. Wide receivers Marquel Wade and Javon Bell both logged two receiving touchdowns on the night.

The Iowa Barnstormers are hosting 90's Night presented by Wild Rose Casino & Resort in Jefferson on Friday, May 11!  Grab your fanny packs and get ready for a night of nostalgia! Join us at Wells Fargo Arena as the Barnstormers face off against in-state rivals the Cedar Rapids Titans! Kickoff is at 7:05pm. Tickets are available now for as low as $12 visit https://bit.ly/2q968sM or call the Barnstormers front office at 515-633-2255!