Riverdale Boys Junior Varsity Basketball

  • Overall Record: 2 - 5
  • Conference Record: 2 - 4

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Riverdale High opens new state-of-the-art gymnasium

By Luke Strickland – Clayton Daily News RIVERDALE — After two years of construction, Riverdale High School has a brand new, $13.3 million gymnasium that will open for the start of the upcoming basketball season. The gym was unanimously approved by the Clayton County Board of Education in October of 2015. The Clayton County BOE

Riverdale High School Athletic Forms

In order to participate in high school athletics at Riverdale High School you must have the following forms completed:   GHSA Preparticipation Physical Evaluation Form GHSA Student/Parent Concussion Awareness Form CCPS Insurance Waiver Fall – Football, Volleyball, Softball, Cheering, Cross Country Winter – Basketball, Wrestling, Swimming. Spring – Track & Field, Soccer, Baseball, Golf, Tennis

2017 Will Rackley III Scholarship Winners – Jazzmine Nall & Vontrez Leonard

Jazzmine Nails and Vontrez Leonard are the 2017 recipients of the William Rackley Scholarship. The scholarship, created in 2016, is awarded to a graduating male and female student-athlete at Riverdale High School who displays exemplary character and work ethic in the classroom, athletics competition and in the community. Jazzmine is a four-year varsity cheerleader and

2016-17 Boys Basketball Coach of the Year: Derick Powell, Riverdale

By Luke Strickland – Clayton Daily News Longtime coach Derick Powell returned to the Riverdale High boys basketball program last season as head coach. The Raiders advanced to the state playoffs for the first time since 2014 this year, making it all the way to the Sweet 16. Powell took over a program two years

Foster Named to 2016-17 Clayton County All-County Basketball Team

Riverdale High School G Johnathan Foster was named to the 1st Team All-Clayton Basketball Team. The Raiders returned to the state playoffs this season and Foster was a big reason why. He averaged 17 points per game while shooting 52 percent from three-point range.

Riverdale’s Cinderella run ends with Sweet 16 loss to Lithonia

By Jason Longshore – Clayton Daily News RIVERDALE — In one of the most unexpected matchups in the GHSA state basketball tournament, Riverdale’s season ended in a 55-45 loss to Lithonia Thursday night at Riverdale High School. Both teams advanced in the Class AAAAA bracket after upsets last week, and the Bulldogs upset the Raiders to

Hot-shooting Foster leads Riverdale to Sweet 16

By Michael Lough – The Telegraph (Macon) Riverdale turned a two-point deficit after one quarter to a seven-point lead in the first three minutes of the second quarter and maintained control for a 74-65 win in a GHSA Class 5A boys playoff game Saturday. The Raiders had a quality afternoon shooting, with eight 3-pointers, and

Raiders Travel to Veterans in 1st Round of State Basketball Playoffs

Riverdale Raiders Boys Basketball team will travel to middle Georgia to play the Veteran High School Warhawks in the 1st round of the Georgia High School Association Class AAAAA State Basketball Tournament. Riverdale is the #3 seed representing Region 3 AAAAA and Veterans is the #2 seed representing Region 1 AAAAA. Veterans High School (340

Raiders Clinch Playoff Bid With Victory over Whitewater

The Riverdale Raiders defeated Whitewater 45-41 to earn a bid to the GHSA Class 5A State Playoff Basketball Tournament. The Raiders overcame a 20 points deficit in the 4th quarter. The Raiders went on a 26-4 run to close out the game and secure the teams first playoff appearance since 2014.