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OG Sweeps Yankton, BV and SFC Girls Also Victorious Tuesday Night

OG Sweeps Yankton, BV and SFC Girls Also Victorious Tuesday Night

SIOUX FALLS & HARRISBURG, SD… Tuesday night featured several big games in high school basketball. On the boys side, 2nd-ranked Yankton took an early lead at O’Gorman as sophomore sensation Matthew Mors led both teams with 28 points. But the Knights rallied to take the lead in the 4th quarter on a Luke Ronsiek bucket and he followed that up…

O’Gorman Defends Home Court Against Washington

O'Gorman Defends Home Court Against Washington

SIOUX FALLS, SD… The O’Gorman Knights defended home court Thursday night in a basketball doubleheader. Emma Ronsiek poured in 18 as the top-ranked girls beat #5 Washington 53-24. And Akoi Akoi also scored 18 as the boys beats the Warriors 60-43. Categories: High School Sports, Sports, Sports Top Story Tags: Boys Basketball, Girls Basketball, O’Gorman Knights, Washington Warriors

Emma Ronsiek On A Fast Track From O’Gorman To Creighton

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SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  With parents who played in college, and younger sister Hannah and older brother Luke always ready to play, Emma Ronsiek got an early start in basketball. “Yeah I think there’s a little bit (of sibling rivalry). You know we’ve always competed when we were younger so I think it’s just brought out the best in each other….

Norton’s Career Knight paces OG win over Watertown

Norton's Career Knight paces OG win over Watertown

SIOUX FALLS, SD… The O’Gorman Knights played stifling defense in the second half against Watertown Thursday night holding the Arrows to 10 points and Zach Norton came off the bench for Derek Robey and had a career night with 25 points as OG beat the Arrows 59-29. Categories: High School Sports, Sports, Sports Top Story Tags: Boys Basketball, O’Gorman Knights,…

College Commits: O’Gorman’s Emma Ronsiek, Tea Area’s Carter Slykhuis

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — It’s been a busy 24 hours as prep athletes are making their college commitments. Creighton is losing O’Gorman alum Taryn Kloth from the volleyball program, but is gaining Emma Ronsiek. The junior announced Wednesday via Twitter that she is committing to play college basketball for the Blue Jays. After leading the knights to a state championship in…

O’Gorman Crushes Pierre To Pick Up First Win Of The Season

Knights Win 77-40

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  After a pair of hard luck losses to in-city rivals, the O’Gorman Knights got off the schneid in a big way by crushing Pierre 77-40 on Friday afternoon in boy’s prep basketball action in Sioux Falls.  Akoi Akoi led the Knights with 17 points. Click on the video viewer for highlights! Categories: High School Sports, Sports,…

Tea Area Wins Thriller, OG Girls Roll at Lincoln

Tea Area Wins Thriller, OG Girls Roll at Lincoln

TEA, SIOUX FALLS, SD… The Tea Area-Garretson girls basketball game turned out to be a thriller. With the game tied late, Desirae Patzwald hit a 3 for the apparent win for the Tians. But Mattea Fiegen countered with a 3 point play with 9 seconds left setting up a dramatic finish. Bailey Conrad took the in-bounds pass after the made…

GIRLS PENTAGON CLASSIC: O’Gorman Falls to Hopkins and #1 Recruit

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. —  In high school basketball the Girls Pentagon Classic featured 10 games Saturday. One of them between #1 O’Gorman and #1 Hopkins, MN. Click on the video viewer for highlights! Categories: High School Sports, Sports, Sports Top Story Tags: Girls’ High School Basketball, hopkins, Hopkins Royals, O’Gorman, O’Gorman Knights, Pentagon Classic

Roosevelt Fends Off O’Gorman

Riders Boys Win Season Opener 55-50

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  The Roosevelt Rough Riders won the boy’s basketball season opener over city rival O’Gorman 55-50 on Saturday night in Sioux Falls.  Carson Devericks led the Riders with 20 points while Tyler Feldkamp added 15.  Jeremy Jones paced the Knight with 20 points. Click on the video viewer for highlights! Categories: High School Sports, Sports Tags: Boys’…

PREP GIRL’S BASKETBALL ROUNDUP-O’Gorman, Lincoln & Lennox Win On Opening Night

South Dakota Girl's Basketball Season Begins

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  The South Dakota high school girl’s basketball season got off to a very good start for a trio of highly ranked teams. AA’s #1-Ranked O’Gorman got 18 points from Emma Ronsiek to lead them to a 53-40 victory at  crosstown rival Roosevelt.  Meanwhile Emma Osmundson paced #4 Lincoln with 21 points in their 53-44 victory over…

Taryn Kloth Ready To Hit The Beach At LSU With Creighton Career Behind Her

O'Gorman Alum To Play Beach Volleyball In Spring

OMAHA, NE  —  Taryn Kloth left O’Gorman and arrived at Creighton with plenty of potential. “You kind of realize how fast the game is moving, how great other players are, how to defend them, what shots you can add to your arsenal in order to attack the other team. So, honestly, a lot of areas I improved I feel like.”…

O’Gorman’s Canyon Bauer Named Gatorade S.D. Football Player Of The Year

Committed To Play At SDSU

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  O’Gorman’s Canyon Bauer has been named Gatorade’s 2018 South Dakota Football Player of the Year. Primarily playing at receiver, Bauer caught 62 passes for 922 yards and 16 touchdowns while also rushing for three scores.  The SDSU commit also has a 3.84 grade point average.   Categories: Colleges – South Dakota State, High School Sports, Sports,…

6 More Advance to Semi’s at State Volleyball Tournament

Chester, Warner, SF Christian, M-C-M, Washington and OG Win Matches Thursday Night

SIOUX FALLS, SD… 6 more teams filled out the field for Friday night’s semi-finals at the State Volleyball Tournament at the Premier Center. Defending champion SF Christian led by Kylie VanEgdom’s 19 kills beat Parker 3-0 and they will face McCook Central/Montrose after the Cougars beat Roncalli 3-1. McKenna Kranz paced the attack with 17 kills and Abigail Van Ruler…

O’Gorman Among 8 to Advance to State “AA” Volleyball Tournament

O'Gorman Among 8 to Advance to State "AA" Volleyball Tournament

SIOUX FALLS, SD… The O’Gorman Knights were one of eight teams to advance to next week’s State “AA” Volleyball Tournament next week in Sioux Falls. Emma Ronsiek and Courtney Baruth were too much to handle at the net as the Knights beat Lincoln in 4 sets. The Pats won the second set to make it interesting, but OG had too…

O’Gorman Wins Five Set Thriller At Washington

2nd-Ranked Knights Win At 3rd-Ranked Warriors

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  The battle between crosstown rivals and the second and third ranked teams in AA volleyball disappoint, as the second-ranked O’Gorman Knights won a five set thriller at Washington on Tuesday night.  Click on the video viewer for highlights! Categories: High School Sports, Sports, Sports Top Story Tags: High School Volleyball, O’Gorman Knights, SDHSAA, Washington Warriors

Top-Ranked O’Gorman Sweeps #5 Mitchell

Knights Improve To 14-2

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  The top-ranked O’Gorman volleyball team had no problem improving to 14-2, sweeping 5th ranked Mitchell 3-0 on Thursday evening in Sioux Falls.  Click on the video viewer for highlights! Categories: High School Sports, Sports, Sports Top Story Tags: High School Volleyball, Mitchell Kernels, O’Gorman Knights