O’Gorman Knights

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…

Cartwright Pours In School Record 41 Points In O’Gorman Win At Lincoln

Knights Win 79-48

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  O’Gorman’s Matt Cartwright tied a program record with seven three pointers and scored a school record 41 points to lead the Knights to a 79-48 win at Lincoln in boys’ prep basketball action on Saturday afternoon in Sioux Falls.  Click on the video viewer for highlights! Categories: High School Sports, Sports, Sports Top Story Tags: Boys’…

Thursday HS Basketball Recap

Western Christian rallies at SFC, OG and Roosevelt split at Pentagon

The Wolfpack from Western Christian trailed 39-31 at half-time at SF Christian Thursday night. But they showed why they are the top-ranked team in Class 2-A in Iowa by roaring back to win  79-68 as Jesse Jansma led the way with 25 points. At the Sanford Pentagon the top-ranked O’Gorman boys got 14 from Matt Cartwright and beat winless Roosevelt…

O’Gorman Beats Roncalli For Derek Robey’s 200th Career Win

Knights Defeat Cavs 57-51

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  O’Gorman boys’ basketball coach Derek Robey won his 200th career game as the Knights defeated Aberdeen Roncalli 57-51 on Saturday afternoon in Sioux Falls. O’Gorman’s Matt Cartwright led all scorers wtih 24 points while Roncalli’s Braden Sommers scored 22. Click on the video viewer for highlights! Categories: High School Sports, Sports, Sports Top Story Tags: Boys’…

Dells, OG and Yankton Boys All Win

Austin Ellingson's buzzer beater helps Quarriers improve to 10-2

The Quarriers of Dell Rapids won a big road game Tuesday night at Tea Area despite Ethan Freidel’s 32 points. Austin Ellingson hit a crazy shot at the quarter buzzer and Dells went on to win 76-62. At the O’Gorman gym the top-ranked Knights had no trouble with SC North 82-49. And it looked like Roosevelt might get it’s first…

Lincoln Girls Rally At O’Gorman

Patriots Win 55-51

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.–  Down 11 at half the Lincoln Patriot girls’ basketball team rallied to win at O’Gorman 55-51 on Friday night in Sioux Falls. Anna Brecht led all scorers with 18 points while teammate Brooke Brown scored 15.  Emma Ronsiak led O’Gorman with 13 points. Click on the video viewer for highlights! Categories: High School Sports, Sports, Sports Top…

2nd Ranked O’Gorman Downs Top Ranked Washington

Knights Defeat Warriors 51-40

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  The 2nd ranked O’Gorman boys’ basketball team defeated top ranked crosstown rival Washington 51-40 on Tuesday night in Sioux Falls.  Click on the video viewer for highlights! Categories: High School Sports, Sports, Sports Top Story Tags: Boys’ High School Basketball, O’Gorman Knights, Washington Warriors