Congratulations to goalkeeper Nico Campbell and defender Austin Ledbetter on their Premier Development League accolades.
The 2016 season came to a close for the Menace with a 2-0 loss in the PDL Central Conference Championship on July 23.
The Menace's unexpectedly lopsided win over K-W United FC on Friday sends Des Moines to the PDL Central Conference's championship match.
A Friday-night rematch with defending PDL champ K-W United opens the postseason for the revenge-minded Menace.
This year's PDL Central Conference's championship weekend is a carbon copy of last year's. On Friday, the Menace rematches with K-W United FC in Pontiac.
A 4-2 win over Minnesota on July 17 wrapped up the Menace's season with a 6-1-1 record.
Ricky Hoegg (20) and Tommy Barlow scored back-to-back goals to get Des Moines by St. Louis on Saturday at Valley Stadium. Next up: the PDL Playoffs!
Taking an early lead on a goal by Nicole Pearson, the Menace nearly knocked off undefeated Chicago on Saturday (July 16) at Valley Stadium.
Chris Nkoghe saved the day for the Menace, which got past Toledo United FC, 4-3, on Friday to keep the Kum & Go Kup.
With a three-peat of the Heartland Division already secured, the Menace hosts a Fireworks Friday exhibition with Toledo and a Saturday season finale with St. Louis.
The Menace women host defending league champ Chicago on Saturday at Valley Stadium, then welcome Minnesota to Grimes Sporst Complex on Sunday.
Take a look behind the scenes at some of the personalities that make up the 2016 Menace.
The votes are in for the 2016 Menace women. Based on a poll, we learn the team's best singer, worst driver, biggest flirt and more!
Friday Fireworks highlight this weekend's Menace action.
The home side struck first, but goals by Jordan Bishop (pictured) and Sarah Brandt got the Menace past the Kansas City Courage on Sunday.
Tommy Barlow scored this goal in the 90th minute, giving the Menace a dramatic, 1-1 draw with Thunder Bay on Saturday.
Hat-trick hero Whitney Sharpe (left) and Danielle Puddefoot (right) combined for five goals in an 8-1 win on Saturday.
Needing a win to seal the franchise's third straight Heartland Division title, the Menace hosts the Thunder Bay Chill on Saturday.
In the second-to-last weekend of the season, in-state rival Quad City comes to Valley Stadium on Satuday, and the Menace visits Kansas City on Sunday.
Elvir Ibisevic scored the game-winner and Leigh Veidman tacked on an insurance goal on Saturday (July 2) for the first-place Menace.
The defending WPSL champs improved to 6-0-0 with at 4-0 win over the previously undefeated Menace (3-0-1) on July 2.
A Friday-night loss in Indiana means the Menace has dropped back-to-back matches after going undefeated in 17 straight.
In a battled of unbeatens, the Menace faces the Chicago Red Stars Reserves on Saturday (July 2) in Naperville.