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Riverdale suffers first region loss in 38-21 defeat against Whitewater

By Luke Strickland – Clayton Daily News RIVERDALE — The Riverdale Raiders suffered their first region loss of the season Friday in a 38-21 loss to Whitewater. Riverdale was put under pressure early in the first quarter after a long pass play from Whitewater quarterback Stone Kasten to Jamal Jenkins. The Raiders were bailed out

Riverdale’s Williams Recognized as Atlanta Falcons Power Player

Riverdale’s three-sport athlete senior Runeshia Williams has been recognized by the Atlanta Falcons as a “Power Player”. The Atlanta Falcons Power Player Presented by Georgia Power recognizes male and female high school varsity sport athletes from around the state of Georgia that demonstrate strong leadership skills both on and off the field. This program encourages

Riverdale’s Cheerleader and Football Player Become Wendy’s High School Heisman’s

There are some students who set the bar. They work harder, show more passion and lead by example—in the classroom, on the field and within the community. Today, Wendy’s High School Heisman recognizes Elijah Denson and Jazzmine Nalls from Riverdale High School and their dedication to never cutting corners by naming them School Winners. “Elijah

Riverdale Gearing up for Crucial Region Stretch

By Luke Strickland – Clayton Daily News The Riverdale Raiders are 6-1 overall and 3-0 in Region 3-AAAAA after last week’s 35-0 victory over Morrow. Riverdale is currently alone in first place in the region, but the final three games of the season will pose quite the test for a team with region title aspirations.

All Teams Schedule: Week of October 17 – October 23

Here’s a preview of this week’s events for Riverdale High School, October 17 – October 23 MONDAY October 17, 2016 No events happening TUESDAY October 18, 2016 No events happening WEDNESDAY October 19, 2016 TBA Coed Varsity Cross CountryClayton County Cross Country Championship @ Lovejoy High School SCHEDULE THURSDAY October 20, 2016 No events happening

Riverdale Defense Dominates Morrow in 35-0 Homecoming Win

Riverdale dominated Morrow 35-0 as the Raider defense lead by sophomore DE Dante Walker held Morrow to less than 100 yards of total offense. Walker had 15 tackles, including 5 tackles for losses and 2 sacks.  “Dante is a dominate high school football player.  The scary part is that he is only a sophomore.  He

Riverdale Raiders Alumni Spotlight – Cordy Glenn Class of 2008

Cordy Glenn (born September 18, 1989) is an American football offensive tackle for the Buffalo Bills of the National Football League (NFL). He was drafted by the Bills in the second round of the 2012 NFL Draft. He played college football at Georgia. Glenn earned a 2010 All-American selection and was considered one of the