FARGO, N.D. - The Bishop Ryan-ORCS Lions' football season came to an end with a 42-14 loss to the Langdon Area-Edmore-Munich Cardinals in the Class A State Championship at Dakota Bowl XXVII.
The Cardinals were led by the Romfo twins, quarterback Simon and running back Grant.
The first Lions score came on a second quarter 65-yard touchdown run by Jaxon Feller. Quarterback Nick Sanders passed to wide receiver Jaeger Lundeen for another touchdown from 27 yards away with 1:21 remaining in the fourth quarter.
The teams began playing with a running clock in the fourth quarter with the Cardinals leading by 35 points.
This is Langdon Area-Edmore-Munich's second-straight State Championship. They defeated Hillsboro-Central Valley in 2018.
The Burros play Beulah in the Class AA State Championship.