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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,…

Gerry Excited To Be An Eagle

Gerry Excited To Be An Eagle

Seeing his son play professionally wasn’t the reason Brian Gerry got Nate Gerry started in sports. “There’s so many life lessons that sports has to offer. That’s really what our biggest interests were. There was never in our expectations for any of our kids to truly become a professional athlete.” Brian says. It’s just the way it worked out after…

Gerry Excited To Be An Eagle

Nate Gerry is pumped to have been drafted by Philly

  The Philadelphia Eagles drafted Sioux Falls native Nate Gerry in the 5th round of Saturday’s NFL draft. The former Washington high standout knows what it’s like to play in front of a passionate fan base after 4 years in Lincoln, NE as a Cornhusker. And he’s excited that could continue in his NFL career. Categories: College Sports, National Sports,…

Philadelphia Eagles Draft Sioux Falls Native Nate Gerry

Washington High & Nebraska Alum Selected In 5th Round

SIOUX FALLS S.D.  —  Nate Gerry is a rare talent, easily one of the best high school athletes South Dakota has ever produced. And today he reached rarified air for any Rushmore State native, hearing his name called in the NFL Draft. Gerry will be flying with the Philadelphia Eagles after an impressive prep and college career.  Philadelphia took the…

Roosevelt Sweeps Washington In Baseball

Roosevelt Sweeps Washington In Baseball

Monday was a big night for the Roosevelt baseball team. Gus Radel belted a 2-run double and the Riders beat the Warriors 7-3. He then took over on the mound with a dominating performance in game 2 as the Riders won 17-2 to sweep the doubleheader at Harmodon Park. Categories: High School Sports, Sports, Sports Top Story Tags: H.S. Baseball,…

Washington’s Will Farniok Verbals To Nebraska

Will Join Brother Matt With Huskers After Senior Season

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  Matt Farniok played his entire senior season at Washington in 2015 and didn’t commit to play college football at Nebraska until January of last year. His little brother Will didn’t need as long to make his decision. The senior offensive lineman announced last night on Twitter that he will be joining his brother Matt at Nebraska…

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…

Harrisburg Girls Advance in District 2-AA

Tigers to play Lynx in 2-AA title game after beating Washington

The top-ranked Harrisburg Tigers got a 16 point, 7 rebound, 4 block effort from Sam Slaughter Monday night as they went on to beat Washington 65-56 in District 2-AA. Jeniah Ugofsky had 12 points and 10 rebounds as 4 Tigers were in double figures. Maham Shah had a game-high 18 for the Warriors and Taylor VanderVelde hit a buzzer-beating “3”…

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…

Roosevelt Downs Washington In Overtime

Rider Girls Win Thriller 50-48

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  Peyton Stolle sank two free throws late in overtime to lift the Roosevelt Rough Riders past crosstown rival Washington 50-48 in girls’ prep basketball action Saturday night in Sioux Falls.  Click on the video viewer for highlights! CORRECTION-The first highlight referring to Taylor Bonestroo is incorrect.  It was actually Mackenzie Phillips. Categories: High School Sports, Sports,…

Rosinsky Paces Pats Past Warriors

Lincoln's huge 3rd quarter sinks Washington as Rosinsky hits (7) 3's

The Washington Warriors  led Lincoln 28-26 in the final seconds of the half when Sydney Rosinsky beat the buzzer for 3. She then poured in 6 more 3’s in the 3rd quarter when the Patriots scored an amazing 30 points and pulled away to win 71-53 to sweep the season series. Rosinsky led the way with 25 points and Anna…

Kocer Leads BV Past Washington Girls

Brandon Valley outlasts Washington girls 65-58

Danica Kocer had a game high 24 points and Trinity Law 21 as the #3 Brandon Valley Lynx improved to 13-2 with a 65-58 win over the #5 Washington Warriors. Washington had great balance and were led by Jada Cunningham’s 16 points. They had to play the top 2 teams on back to back nights, also falling at Harrisburg Monday…

Washington Boys, Harrisburg Girls Victorious

Warriors knock off #3 Lyn and top-ranked Harrisburg girls beat Washington

The Washington boys basketball team got 23 points from Angel Arroyo and went on to beat 3rd-ranked Brandon Valley Monday night on their home floor. It was a game that was postponed from last Tuesday’s storm. And in another game that was made up Monday night, the #1 Harrisburg girls fell behind Washington 10-3 as Taylor VanderVelde scored 19 points….

Roosevelt Upends Washington

Riders Win In Warriors Gym 53-42

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  Roosevelt stunned third ranked Washington 53-42 on Friday night in girls’ high school basketball action in Sioux Falls. Roosevelt’s Tatum Kooima led all scorers with 15 points while teammates Tahia Mitzel and Peyton Stolle each added 11.  Kelsi Kearney was the Warriors’ lone double figure scorer with 10 points. Click on the video viewer for highlights!…

Dell Rapids And Lincoln Boys Win

Quarriers win at Vermillion, Lincoln downs Washington

The Quarriers of Dell Rapids got 27 points and 20 rebounds from Jeffrey Schuch as they picked up a big win at Vermillion 72-60. A.J. Plitzuweit had 32 as the Tanagers lost for just the 2nd time in 13 games. In boys “AA” basketball, the Lincoln Patriots rallied past Washington on their home floor 73-63   Categories: High School Sports,…

Lynx Boys, Warrior Girls Win Thrillers

Brandon Valley rallies past Lincoln, Washington girls edge Watertown

  The Lincoln boys built a 48-32 in the 3rd quarter against #4 Brandon Valley Thursday night. But the Lynx went on a 29-5 run to end the game and win by a 61-53 score at the Patriots gym. At the Washington gym, Kelsi Kearney scored 15 points and Taylor VanderVelde 12 as the Warriors edged Watertown in a tight…

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

Kearney & Warriors Edge O’Gorman

Washington Girls' Win 43-41

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. —  Kelsi Kearney scored 18 points to lead the Washington girls’ basketball team to a 43-41 win at O’Gorman on Tuesday night in Sioux Falls.  Click on the video viewer for highlights! Categories: High School Sports, Sports, Sports Top Story Tags: Girls’ High School Basketball, O’Gorman Knights, Washington Warriors