Roosevelt Rough Riders

David Maxwell Leaves Roosevelt To Return To USF

Former Cougar To Join The Staff Of His Former Head Coach Chris Johnson

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  — The Roosevelt High School head coaching job used to be the crown jewel of South Dakota girls’ prep basketball, especially during their run of 111 consecutive wins and five state championships from 1997 through 2002. 17 years later the program will be on it’s fourth coach in seven seasons. David Maxwell resigned as the Rough Riders…

OG Girls and Sunni Josephson Lead Girls City Golf After 2 Rounds

OG Girls and Sunni Josephson Lead Girls City Golf After 2 Rounds

SIOUX FALLS, SD… The O’Gorman Knights started the round Monday with a 14 shot lead and after 2 rounds of the girls city golf tournament  they increased the margin to 26 shots over Roosevelt. Jenna Sutcliffe was medalist at Willow Run GC with a 73 and has taken 159 shots after 36 holes, but the individual lead after 2 rounds…

Mitchell’s Big 4th inning Leads to 8-2 Win Over Roosevelt

Mitchell's Big 4th inning Leads to 8-2 Win Over Roosevelt

SIOUX FALLS, SD… There was high school baseball at Harmodon Park Monday night and it was worth the trip over from Mitchell for the Kernels who beat Roosevelt 8-2. Jared Miller’s RBI single scored 2 and the Kernels led 3-0 in the 4th inning. Then Peyton Nash went the other way with another RBI single as Mitchell scored 4 in…

Kunkel and OG Have First Round Lead in Girls City Golf

Kunkel and OG Have First Round Lead in Girls City Golf

SIOUX FALLS, SD… The O’Gorman Knights led by Carly Kunkel have the lead after the first round of the girls city golf tournament at Prairie Green. Kunkel, who hit an amazing recovery shot on #9 and followed that up with a birdie on 10,  braved the elements to shoot an 80 and has a 1-shot lead over Roosevelt’s Sunni Josephson….

Roosevelt Gains Split With OG in Baseball

Roosevelt Gains Split With OG in Baseball

SIOUX FALLS, SD… The Roosevelt Rough Riders gain a split with O’Gorman Thursday night at Harmodon Park by winning the nightcap 6-3. The Knights had won the first game 1-0.  A double steal got RHS on the board with Karsten Grove scoring. Joey Ostermyer then had an RBI double to put the Riders ahead and Cole Adam then knocked him…

Nate Brecht Leads Lincoln Past Roosevelt in Regular Season Finale

Nate Brecht Leads Lincoln Past Roosevelt in Regular Season Finale

SIOUX FALLS, SD… The 2nd-ranked Lincoln Patriots finished up the regular season with a 17-2 record with a 58-52 win over Roosevelt Tuesday night. Nate Brecht led the Pats with 17 points, Tyler Feldkamp had 16 for the Rough Riders. 5th-ranked Roosevelt went 12-8 during the regular season. Categories: High School Sports, Sports, Sports Top Story Tags: Boys Basketball, Lincoln…

SF Christian and Brandon Valley Victorious in Boys Hoops Thursday

SF Christian and Brandon Valley Victorious in Boys Hoops Thursday

SIOUX FALLS, SD… In two great boys high school basketball games Thursday night, the Brandon Valley Lynx and SF Christian Chargers emerged victorious. The Lynx went to Roosevelt and won a back and forth game 58-56. And the 2nd-ranked team in class “A” beat Harrisburg 65-61 as Mitch Goodbury led the way with 20 points for the Chargers. Categories: High…

Lincoln, OG and Yankton All Winners in Boys Hoops Tuesday

Lincoln, OG and Yankton All Winners in Boys Hoops Tuesday

SIOUX FALLS, SD… Matthew Mors had another huge night for his 4th-ranked Yankton Bucks. He scored 37 points at the Washington Gym in a 69-54 win over the Warriors. The top-ranked Lincoln Patriots jumped out to a 9-0 lead over #2 Brandon Valley Tuesday night only to see the Lynx roar back to take a 21-14 lead. But Jared Jaros …

Girls Basketball Recap with OG, BV and Lincoln Winning

Girls Basketball Recap with OG, BV and Lincoln Winning

SIOUX FALLS, BRANDON & HARRISBURG, SD… It was a busy Tuesday night in girls basketball. Emma Ronsiek had 16 and Isabelle Moore 14 points as 2nd-ranked O’Gorman beat Roosevelt 48-31 at the Sanford Pentagon. They will most likely move back into the top spot after Lincoln knocked off Harrisburg 53-52 on Emma Osmundson’s late basket. She scored 17 and Morgan…

Olthoff Dunks, Lynx Sweep Riders in Hoops

Olthoff Dunks, Lynx Sweep Riders in Hoops

BRANDON & SIOUX FALLS, SD… It was a good night to be a Lynx fan. The Brandon Valley boys got 18 points from Jackson Hilton and an impressive ally-opp dunk from Carter Olthoff in a 64-53 win over Roosevelt on their home floor. The Brandon Valley boys are ranked 5th in the newest Class “AA” pol. The Brandon Valley girls…

Washington and Harrisburg Both Win in Girls Hoops

Washington and Harrisburg Both Win in Girls Hoops

HARRISBURG and SIOUX FALLS, SD… Peyton Rymerson hit a pair of late 3’s and scored 14 points to pace Washington in the Warriors 46-43 win at Roosevelt Thursday night. Martinez and Hayes each had 17 for the Riders. And at the Harrisburg gym, the Tigers got 17 from Abby Phipps and 11 points/14 rebounds from Jeniah Ugofsky in the Tigers…

Lincoln Rallies At Roosevelt For Thrilling Win

Patriots Overcome Loss Of Leading Scorer To Win 44-42

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  Despite losing leading scorer Jared Jaros to injury early in the third and falling behind host Roosevelt by seven points in the fourth quarter, the Lincoln Patriots stormed back to stun their crosstown rivals 44-42 in prep boy’s basketball action on Friday night in Sioux Falls. Click on the video viewer for highlights! Categories: High School…

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…

Washington and Roosevelt win Metro Cheer/Dance

Washington and Roosevelt win Metro Cheer/Dance

SIOUX FALLS,SD… They held the Metro Conference Cheer/Dance championships at the Sanford Pentagon Monday night. Roosevelt was the Grand Cheer champion, edging O’Gorman. The Knights finished second at state in 2017. And the Washington Warriors won the Grand Dance title with Brandon Valley second.  The Lynx will host the state competition October 19th and 20th. Categories: High School Sports, Sports,…

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,…

Washington Shakes Off Slow Start To Win At Roosevelt

3rd Ranked Warrior Volleyball Team Wins 3-1

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  After dropping the opening set at crosstown rival Roosevelt, the 3rd ranked Washington Warrior volleyball team stormed back to take the next three and win the match 3-1 on Thursday night in Sioux Falls.  Click on the video viewer for highlights! Categories: High School Sports, Sports, Sports Top Story Tags: High School Volleyball, Roosevelt Rough Riders,…