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Riders Beat Knights 11-1

Riders Beat Knights 11-1

  The Roosevelt baseball team has been rock solid all season and that continued Tuesday night at Harmodon Park. Jack Blogg fanned 5 O’Gorman Knights in a 5-inning 11-1 victory. Carter Ales made a sensational diving stop at first base and the offense was in high gear. Categories: High School Sports, Sports, Sports Top Story Tags: H.S. Baseball, HS Baseball,…

OG Builds On Lead At Girls City Golf

OG Builds On Lead At Girls City Golf

The O’Gorman girls now lead the city golf tournament by 50 shots after 2 rounds. They played at Willow Run Monday and Jenna Sutcliffe was medalist with a 78. She has a 4-shot lead after 36 holes over Brogan Landeen of Roosevelt. See KDLT Scoreboard for team totals. Categories: High School Sports, Sports, Sports Top Story Tags: Girls City Golf,…

More Player Of The Year Honors For Myah Selland & Matt Cartwright

Named Miss & Mr. Basketball South Dakota

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  Back in March, O’Gorman head coach Derek Robey predicted that his star guard, Matt Cartwright, would win the Mr. Basketball Player of the Year Award. Apparently you can add “prophet” to Robey’s coaching title at OG because today Matt Cartwright was named Hansen-Anderson Mr. Basketball South Dakota while Sanborn Central Woonsocket’s Myah Selland took home the…

O’Gorman Takes Big Lead In Girls City Golf

O'Gorman Takes Big Lead In Girls City Golf

Tuesday was round 1 of the girls city golf tournament at Elmwood just 24 hours after snow and the O’Gorman Knights were in mid-season form. They built a 29 shot lead after 18 holes as Jenna Sutcliffe is tied for the lead individually with an 83 and teammates Emily Olson and Maddie Otta were just 1 shot back. Roosevelt’s Brogan…

Mitchell Edges OG In Extras

Kernels win pitchers dual at Harmodon park

Louis Peterson had 10 strikeouts in 6 innings pitched for O’Gorman Tuesday night. Not to be outdone, Jed Schmidt also had 10 K’s in 5 innings for Mitchell. Sophomore Carson Max had a big run-scoring hit in the 8th, but the game went 2 extra innings before the Kernels prevailed 4-3 on a bases-loaded walk. Categories: High School Sports, Sports,…

Former Knight Jessica Mieras Transfers To Dakota Wesleyan

Former Miss South Dakota Basketball Finalist Leaves South Dakota State

Former O’Gorman Knight Jessica Mieras is leaving South Dakota State for Dakota Wesleyan. The team confirmed Wednesday night that the Sioux Falls native will become a tiger and take her talents to Mitchell. Mieras averaged 1.2 points and 1.4 rebounds per game in limited action for the Jacks in the 2015-2016 season. As a senior at O’Gorman, she averaged 16.1…

OG Beats St. Thomas More In Tennis

OG Beats St. Thomas More In Tennis

The O’Gorman Knights beat St. Thomas More Thursday 6-3 at McKennan Park. Cade Damgaard and Wil McDowell teamed to win the #1 doubles 6-4, 6-3 and Michael Yousef and Zach Ridl won the #2 doubles in 3 sets. Categories: High School Sports, Sports, Sports Top Story Tags: Boys Tennis, O’Gorman Knights, St. Thomas More Cavaliers

Riders Finish Unique Doubleheader Sweep By Shutting Out O’Gorman

Roosevelt Beats Knights 6-0

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  The Roosevelt baseball team played a unique doubleheader on Saturday afternoon in Sioux Falls. The Riders started the day with a 15-2 win over Washington at Harmodon Park.  After that they bused over to Ronken Field where they beat another crosstown rival, O’Gorman, 6-0 in prep baseball action on Saturday afternoon in Sioux Falls.  Gus Radel…

O’Gorman Edges Washburn To Open Boy’s Tennis Season

Knights Defeat Minneapolis School 5-4

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  The O’Gorman boy’s tennis team opened the 2017 season with a hard fought 5-4 victory over Minneapolis Washburn on Friday afternoon at McKennan Park in Sioux Falls.  Click on the video viewer for highlights! Categories: High School Sports, Sports, Sports Top Story Tags: Boy’s High School Tennis, Minneapolis Washburn, O’Gorman Knights

Cartwright Leads OG to State AA Title

O'Gorman's Cartwright follows in father's footsteps

Matt Cartwright isn’t afraid to be making or calling the shots in pressure packed moments. Matt Cartwright, O’Gorman Senior:”Yeah, I want the ball for sure. I’d be fine with taking that last shot but I’d also be fine with giving it to any of my teammates because I trust them all with it …” Perhaps because he grew up with…

KNIGHT TIME: O’Gorman Celebrates Championship Sweep

First Time Since 2000 One School Has Won Girl's & Boy's Basketball State Titles

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  Last night the O’Gorman boy’s and girl’s basketball teams made history. Today they came home. The Knights returned from Rapid City to a celebration at the O’Gorman gym on Sunday afternoon in Sioux For the girls their 53-48 win over Harrisburg in overtime of the State AA Championship is their first title since 1995 and first…

STATE AA CHAMPIONSHIP: O’Gorman Girls On Top For First Time Since 1995!

Knights Beat Harrisburg In Overtime 53-48

RAPID CITY, S.D.  —  For the first time since 1995, the O’Gorman girl’s basketball team are state champions. The Knights, entering the State AA Tournament at 11-11 and seeded 7th, completed a storybook run by beating top seed Harrisburg 53-48  in the championship game on Saturday evening in Rapid City. Sebastian Akoi led all scorers with 18 points.  Emma Ronsiek…

CHAMPIONSHIP SWEEP! O’Gorman Boys Join Girls As State AA Champions

Knights Defeat Aberdeen 69-57

RAPID CITY, S.D.  —  For just the fourth time in state history and first time since 2000, one program has won both the boy’s and girl’s State AA Basketball Championship. Hours after their girls team beat Harrisburg in overtime to take the AA crown, the O’Gorman boys beat Aberdeen 69-57 in the State AA Championship game in Rapid City on Saturday…

STATE AA: O’Gorman Boys & Girls Dethrone Defending Champions Lincoln & Aberdeen

Knight Boys Defeat Lincoln 64-44, Girls Top Aberdeen 47-34

RAPID CITY, S.D.  —  Both the O’Gorman boy’s and girl’s basketball teams will play for State AA Championships after dethroning the defending champions in semifinal play in Rapid City on Friday. The O’Gorman boys ended two-time defending champion Lincoln’s reign, hammering the Patriots 64-44.  Matt Cartwright led the way for O’Gorman with 20 points while also getting 18 from JP…

STATE AA: O’Gorman Boys & Girls Advance To Semifinals

OG Girls Win 37-33 Over Roosevelt While Boys Defeat Harrisburg 61-47

RAPID CITY, S.D.  —  Both the O’Gorman boy’s and girl’s basketball teams will play in the State AA Basketball Tournament semifinals tomorrow. O’Gorman’s girls defeated rival Roosevelt 37-33 on Friday afternoon in Rapid City.   Emma Ronsiek led the Knights with 10 points.  O’Gorman will face Harrisburg in the semifinals tomorrow after the Tigers knocked off Pierre 64-39.  Elsewhere defending…

O’Gorman Tops Brookings In District 1AA Championship

Knights Head To State With 53-48 Win

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  — The O’Gorman boy’s basketball team is heading to the AA State Tournament after defeating Brookings 53-48 in the District 1AA Championship game on Friday night in Sioux Falls.  Click on the video viewer for highlights! Categories: High School Sports, Sports, Sports Top Story Tags: Boy’s Prep Basketball, Brookings Bobcats, O’Gorman Knights

Harrisburg And O’Gorman Girls Win AA District Titles

Top-ranked Tigers defend home court, Knights upset Roosevelt to make State AA Tournament

The Harrisburg Tigers built a 16-3 lead after one quarter and withstood a furious rally by Brandon Valley to beat the Lynx 50-44 advancing to the State AA Tournament. Sydney Halling paced the way with 19 points. And the O’Gorman Knights trailed at halftime at Roosevelt but rallied to take the 2-AA title 50-38. The losers of those games can…

OG, Harrisburg, Lincoln Boys Win District Games

Knights win, while Harrisburg and Lincoln pull road upsets in District boys hoops Tuesday

The top-ranked O’Gorman Knights won their District 1-AA playoff game with Roosevelt Tuesday night 64-46. But in 2-AA Harrisburg went on the road to Brandon Valley and surprised the Lynx 53-48 and Lincoln won a thriller 62-60 at the Washington gym. Categories: High School Sports, Sports, Sports Top Story Tags: Boys Basketball, Brandon Valley Lynx, Harrisburg Tigers, Lincoln Patriots, O’Gorman…

Cartwright Shines, RHS, Parkston, TV Girls All Win

O'Gorman boys beat Washington, Roosevelt, Parkston and Tri-Valley girls all win on Tuesday night

Matt Cartwright paced top-ranked O’Gorman to a 63-57 win at the Washington gym Tuesday night. He scored 29 points to lead the way for Derek Robey’s team. In girls hoops, Roosevelt won a thriller over Marshall 41-40. And in Region 5-A play, Parkston took 4 overtimes to beat Mount Vernon/Plankinton 52-48 and Tri-Valley beat Wagner 47-42 to advance to the…