The Riverside High School fall sports teams have had very successful seasons thus far and many of them are continuing on to the playoffs (or have already begun the playoffs). Below is a round-up.
The football team won its first playoff game in school history on November 2 vs. Nordonia High School! They will move to the second round of the playoffs for the first time ever vs. Maple Heights at 7 p.m. on Friday, November 9 at Mayfield.
Pre-sale tickets will be available in the Athletic Office starting Wednesday, November 7.
AJ Haffa qualified for the State Meet (*November 10) after a 27th place finish at Regionals on October 27. He also won the District Tournament on October 22. In addition, the Riverside Boys Cross Country team qualified for Regionals and placed 15th in the competition! Cheyenne Durda of the Riverside Girls Cross Country team earned an individual Regionals qualification at Boardman this weekend!
The Riverside Girls Cross Country placed sixth at Districts, marking an end to a successful season.
* The OHSAA postponed the State Cross Country Tournament until November 10 due to flooded course conditions.
The Girls Volleyball Team won District Championship on October 26 at Euclid High School vs. Mentor High School. They will play in the first round of the Regionals on Thursday, November 1 vs Solon (at Hudson) at 6 p.m.
The Boys Soccer season came to an end after a playoff loss to South on October 22. The girls won their first playoff game against Euclid but fell to Mentor in the second round of Districts.
Congratulations to seniors Ian Diffenbacher and Mac Knaus as well as junior Sam Marciano for making first team, all-conference. Logan Frank was an honorable mention.
Angelica Ross qualified for the State Tournament and won her first round match at states this past weekend before losing to the eventual runner-up of the tournament.
Congratulations to all the Fall Sports Teams for their success and good luck to Boys Soccer, Girls Volleyball, Cross Country and the Football team on their continued playoff runs.
Please come out and support our teams!