VELVA, N.D. - The Bishop Ryan-ORCS Lions will play in Dakota Bowl 27's Class A State Championship Game after knocking off the Velva Aggies, 32-20, on the road Saturday afternoon.
The teams met in the Region 3 regular season, where the Aggies beat the Lions in Velva, 32-24. The story was different in the postseason after the Lions jumped out to an 18-0 halftime lead.
The Lions fought off an Aggies rally to seal the victory, 32-20.
Bishop Ryan-ORCS advances to face Langdon Area-Edmore-Munich after the Cardinals beat the Lisbon Broncos, 50-0, in the other Class A semifinal.
The Class A Championship will kick off following the 9-Man Title Game, which is set for 9:10 a.m. on Fri., Nov. 15 at the Fargodome.