O’Gorman Knights

O’Gorman Gets 2nd Straight Big Crowd with Presidents Bowl

O'Gorman Gets 2nd Straight Big Crowd with Presidents Bowl

The O’Gorman Knights take on Washington at 3:30 Saturday afternoon at the Presidents Bowl. While the top-ranked Warriors look impressive as they try and repeat as 11-AAA champs, the Knights will be playing in front of their 2nd straight huge crowd after rallying to beat Harrisburg in the Dakota Bowl last Saturday. That can help Jayson Poppinga’s team. Categories: High…

Roosevelt Sweeps O’Gorman in Softball

Roosevelt Sweeps O'Gorman in Softball

In a battle of unbeatens, top-ranked Roosevelt used strong pitching, a walkoff single in game one from Shayla Running and then a big offensive outburst in game 2 to sweep O’Gorman 1-0 and 13-0 at Sherman Park Thursday night. Categories: High School Sports, Sports, Sports Top Story Tags: H.S. Softball, O’Gorman Knights, Roosevelt Rough Riders

OG and Lincoln Boys Tie in Soccer

OG and Lincoln Boys Tie in Soccer

Ryan Aarbo scored the only goal of the first half as O’Gorman took a 1-0 lead to the new Howard Wood Field locker rooms. But Lincoln rallied and the game ended in a 2-2 tie in boys soccer. Categories: High School Sports, Sports, Sports Top Story Tags: Boys Soccer, Lincoln Patriots, O’Gorman Knights

O’Gorman beats Yankton in Girls Tennis

O'Gorman beats Yankton in Girls Tennis

The O’Gorman Knights hope to get their top player back soon. In the 2nd set Tuesday Maddie Nguyen won a battle 6-3, 4-6, 10-7 after Yankton’s Anne Knoff had won the #1 singles match 6-2, 6-1. The Knights went on to win the remaining singles matches and the match overall 7-2. Categories: High School Sports, Sports, Sports Top Story Tags:…

Poppinga looking forward to his 2nd Dakota Bowl at O’Gorman

Poppinga looking forward to his 2nd Dakota Bowl at O'Gorman

Jayson Poppinga knows that Saturday night’s Dakota Bowl will be a real eye opener for the Harrisburg Tigers who are making their first ever appearance in the Knights big game. Afterall, there will be 10,000 fans in the stands. And Jayson just experienced it for the first time himself last year when O’Gorman beat Brandon Valley. Categories: High School Sports,…

Great Knight for O’Gorman

Great Knight for O'Gorman

Emma Ronsiek and the O’Gorman Knights started the volleyball season at #2 Roosevelt. Rylee Boyd led the Riders with 12 kills, but the OG sophomore had 12 of her own in the 3-1 road win for Julie Kolbeck’s team. MacKenzie Hermanson had 29 assists to lead the way for the Knights. Categories: High School Sports, Sports, Sports Top Story Tags:…

Dusty Coleman Hits Third Homer Versus Pirates

Sioux Falls Native Hit 2-Run Homer To Seal Win For San Diego Padres

PITTSBURGH, P.A. — Sioux Falls native and former O’Gorman Knight Dusty Coleman hit his third career home run Saturday night versus the Pittsburgh Pirates. The San Diego Padres short-stop hit a two-run home run in the eighth inning with the Padres up 3-2 to help seal the win. Coleman went 3-4, with a HR and 2 RBIs. Categories: National Sports,…

STATE AA GOLF-Olson & O’Gorman Sweep Titles

O'Gorman Teammates Finish 1-2

HURON, S.D.  —  For the 11th straight year the O’Gorman girl’s golf team finished in the top two of the State AA Tournament. For the sixth time in eight years, the Knights are champions as well. O’Gorman won by a commanding 41 strokes as teammates Emily Olson and Carly Kunkel went 1-2 individually after the final round of play Tuesday…

O’Gorman Golf Looks To Continue Decade Of Dominance

Girls State AA Tournament Starts Monday

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  The girl’s state golf tournaments being on Monday and in AA the O’Gorman Knights will try to resume a decade of dominance. In each of the last ten years the Knights have either won the title or finished runner up.  That streak has a strong chance to continue this season.  The Knights easily won the city…

Sutcliffe & O’Gorman Dominate City Golf Championship

Knights Take Team Title In Final Round At Prairie Green

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  The O’Gorman girl’s golf team left no doubt who the best squad in Sioux Falls was in 2017. The Knights had six of the top eight placers, including champion Jenna Sutcliffe, and took the team championship by nearly 80 strokes after the final round of play on Thursday afternoon at Prairie Green.  Results are listed below….

Lincoln Remains Unbeaten in Boys Tennis

Lincoln Remains Unbeaten in Boys Tennis

The Lincoln boys are well on their way to defending the state tennis title. The Patriots finally got to play O’Gorman Wednesday after several postponements and they were impressive, winning 8-1 to remain unbeaten for the season. Kaleb and Sam Dobbs combined to win the #1 doubles 6-0, 6-1. Categories: High School Sports, Sports, Sports Top Story Tags: Boys Tennis,…

O’Gorman Keeps The Cup

O'Gorman Keeps The Cup

The O’Gorman Knights host an annual match for bragging rights to the Dakota Cup. And Tuesday night at McKennan Park they beat Washington 6-3 after Cade Damgaard rallied past Elliot Hartwig in the #1 singles after losing the first set 6-3. The Knights will face unbeaten Lincoln on the Patriots courts Wednesday afternoon weather permitting.   Categories: High School Sports,…

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,…