O’Gorman Knights

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

Girls State Tennis Starts a Day Early

Girls State Tennis Starts a Day Early

RAPID CITY, SD… The girls state tennis tournament started a day early in Rapid City Wednesday. After a long day of travel teams stepped off the buss and on to the courts to play 1st and 2nd round matches. Daniell Sebata is back to defend her title and will be tough to beat. She won her 2nd round match in…

OG Girls and Roosevelt Boys are 1st Round Winners

OG Girls and Roosevelt Boys are 1st Round Winners

SIOUX FALLS, SD… Sierra Barkus scored the go-ahead goal as the O’Gorman Knights went on to beat Washington 3-1 at the Mac in a first round Class AA playoff game. Top-seeded Pierre was among the teams to advance to the quarter-finals Tuesday night with a 2-0 win over Mitchell. Top-seeded Roosevelt’s boys had the most lob-sided win of the night,…

OG and Washington are Volleyball Winners Tuesday

OG and Washington are Volleyball Winners Tuesday

SIOUX FALLS, SD… Top-ranked O’Gorman improved to 12-2 with a 3-0 win at Lincoln Tuesday night. Emma Ronsiek led the Knights with 15 kills. And #3 Washington beat #5 Huron 3-1 at the Warriors gym. Phekron Kong led WHS with 17 kills but Samiya Jami and Lily Bartling each had 15 kills and Phekron Kong 17 for the 3rd-ranked team…

Sebata Rolls, Lincoln Wins Dakota Cup

Sebata Rolls, Lincoln Wins Dakota Cup

SIOUX FALLS, SD… The Lincoln patriots snatched the Dakota Cup away from O’Gorman Tuesday night at McKennan Park with a 5-4 victory. But the most impressive display came in the #1 singles match where the Knights’ Daniell Sebata beat Johanna Brower 6-0, 6-0. Categories: High School Sports, Sports, Sports Top Story Tags: Dakota Cup, Daniell Sebata, Girls Tennis, Lincoln Patriots,…

HIGHLIGHTS: O’Gorman Upsets #1 Washington, Chester Tops Parker

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. —  High school volleyball is nearing the middle of the season, and for top ranked Washington and O’Gorman they’ve both been cruising so far. Click the video box to see highlights from the Warriors and Knights plus Chester Area and Parker. Categories: High School Sports, Sports, Sports Top Story Tags: chester area, High School Volleyball, O’Gorman Knights,…

Lincoln Sweeps Doubleheader With O’Gorman

Patriots Win 9-3 & 9-0

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  One night before their football teams meet at Howard Wood Field, Lincoln High School’s softball team swept a doubleheader with O’Gorman, winning 9-3 and 9-0 on Thursday night.  Click on the video viewer for highlights! Categories: High School Sports, Sports Tags: High School Softball, Lincoln Patriots, O’Gorman Knights

O’Gorman blanks Brookings in volleyball

O'Gorman blanks Brookings in volleyball

SIOUX FALLS, SD… The 3rd-ranked O’Gorman Knights jumped out to a big lead in the first set against Brookings Thursday night before the Bobats rallied to within 24-22. The Knights held on to win 25-22 and went on to sweep Brookings in 3 sets. Emma Ronsiek, Sydney Wambach and Courtney Baruth paced the offense for Emily McCourt. Categories: High School…

Poppinga Talks About Importance of Dakota Bowl

Poppinga Talks About Importance of Dakota Bowl

SIOUX FALLS, SD… It’s a big football game when O’Gorman takes on Washington Saturday night in Dakota Bowl XL at Howard Wood Field. But Knights coach Jayson Poppinga, who grew up in Harrisburg, knows how important the event is to the O’Gorman community and area high school football fans. It’s the closest a prep football game in South Dakota comes…

OG Rallies to Beat Lincoln in Volleyball

OG Rallies to Beat Lincoln in Volleyball

SIOUX FALLS, SD… The Lincoln Patriots rolled to a 25-18 win in the first set at O’Gorman Thursday night. But junior standout Emma Ronsiek took over and finished the night with 20 kills as the 3rd-ranked Knights rallied past the Pats in front of a loud crowd at the OG gym. Categories: High School Sports, Sports, Sports Top Story Tags:…

OG, Roosevelt Split in Soccer at Howard Wood

OG, Roosevelt Split in Soccer at Howard Wood

SIOUX FALLS, SD…. O’Gorman and Roosevelt played a soccer doubleheader at Howard Wood Field on Tuesday. In the girls game it was all Knights as they won 5-0. Sierra Backus and Ava Manning both scored twice and Jillian Barkus had the shutout. In the boys game Joel Sathyanesan broke a scoreless tie with the game’s only goal in the 2nd…

HIGHLIGHTS: O’Gorman Wins Season Opener Against Aberdeen Central

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — There are a couple weeks until school starts, but prep soccer teams are already hitting the pitch. O’Gorman hosted Aberdeen Central in their season opener. Click the video box for highlights! Categories: High School Sports, Sports, Sports Top Story Tags: high school boys soccer, o’gorman high school, O’Gorman Knights, prep soccer

O’Gorman Alum Cedrick Lang Takes Improbable Path To Minnesota Vikings

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EAGAN, MN  —  Cedrick Lang knows how long the odds are of making an NFL roster. “I’m definitely finding that out.  It’s part of the process.  Some guys get cut four or five times before they stick with a team and you bounce around and it’s not easy on your family, but it’s a process.”  Lang says. When you realize just…

Sioux Falls Native Cedrick Lang Hoping To Catch On With Vikings

O'Gorman Alum Only Recently Began Playing Football Again

EAGAN, MN  —  Cedrick Lang’s football career appeared to end after an injury in his freshman season at O’Gorman led to him focusing on basketball. However, after getting back on the gridiron in college, the Sioux Falls native is a late bloomer that’s hoping to make the roster of the team he grew up watching, the Minnesota Vikings. Cedrick signed…