Established in 1999, the Vixen are the longest continuously operating women’s American Football team in the nation. The team plays full contact, tackle football following a combination of NCAA and NFL rules. As part of the Midwest Conference in the Independent Women’s Football League (IWFL), the Vixen will face the Iowa Crush, Madison Blaze, the Detroit Pride and the Rocky Mountain Thunder Katz. The season is from April to June each year with playoffs in July.
In 2014, the Vixen’s record was 6-2 with an invite to the inaugural Legacy Bowl in South Carolina. The 2015 season proved to be another success with the team having another 6-2 season. In 2016, the team was undefeated with a 8-0 record in their 18th season securing the title of IWFL Midwest Conference Champions.