PENTAGON INVITE: O’Gorman Snaps Northwestern’s 55-Match Win Streak
Battle of top-ranked teams goes to Knights in two sets
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (Dakota News Now) - The battle between top-ranked South Dakota prep volleyball teams at the Sanford Pentagon Invitational lived up to the hype.
O’Gorman, ranked #1 in AA, ended the 55-match win streak of Northwestern, ranked #1 in B, in two sets 25-23 and 25-19.
It marks the Wildcats first loss since they fell to Warner in the 2018 State B Championship on November 17th, 2018. Northwestern went 42-0 last season en route to the championship and had gotten off to a 13-0 start this season including victories over Dakota Valley, Parker and Western Christian to begin the Pentagon Invite today.
O’Gorman improved to 13-0 by winning all four of their matches on Saturday. The Knights also defeated Dakota Valley, Parker and Western Christian to claim their pool play championship.
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