SIOUX FALLS, SD - Just say that we have strengthened our offensive and defensive lines with the addition of Melvin Owens, Shaquille Wallen, Jalen Cousar, Kevon Perry and Brandon Robeson. These players will all come in to compete for spots and work to help the Storm with the 2019 season.
Owens (6'4, 330) enters his rookie season in professional football with the Storm. Melvin had 22 career starts during his career at Mississippi Valley State University.
Wallen (6'5, 320) enters his first season with the Storm. Shaquille played for the Lehigh Valley Steelhawks of the National Arena League (NAL) during 2018 season and spent the 2017 season with the Florida Tarpons of the Arena Pro League (APF).
Cousar (6'0, 330) joins the Storm for his rookie season as a member of the Indoor Football League. Jalen played collegiately at Fayetteville State University.
Perry (6'0, 315) enters his rookie season in Sioux Falls. Kevon finished his collegiate career at Louisiana with 197 tackles, 55.5 tackles for loss, 18.5 sacks, three pass break-ups and one forced fumble.
Robeson (6'3, 300) joins the Storm squad as a rookie. Brandon played collegiately at Salisbury University.
The Storm home opener is March 22, 2019. Season tickets are on sale, visit www.siouxfallsstorm.com to renew/purchase your tickets.