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Ridley softball looks for success in 2017 season

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By Julianna Munoz and Jace Roberts ’20 Ridley softball is determined to come out swinging, and hit the ground srunning for the 2017 season. The new season comes with many young players that will make contributions to the team. Six out of the twelve players on varsity are freshmen, and ...

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Ridley Girls’ Lacrosse returns

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By Miguel Gamble and James Cooper ’17 Ridley Girls’ Lacrosse is trying to get back on the winning track this season. “My expectation for this season is to make playoffs,” said Emily Johnston, a senior captain for the Lady Raiders. The vital part of winning lacrosse games is scoring goals. ...

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Boy’s Lacrosse ready to play

By Ociele Miller and Ryan Gricco ’17 Eight starters return and two extra players that played a lot last season. The captains for this year’s team are Brock Anderson and Cade Stratton, two returning offensive starters. Behn Worley and Sam Ferkler both return on defense. The starting goalie is George ...

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Ridley Swim and Dive starting the season strong

Molly Smith ‘20 Ridley girls and boys Swimming and Diving has had a strong start to the season. The team currently holds a record of 3-1, with one loss against Strath Haven. Coach Kevin Pierce has been pleased with these wins, but he is even more thrilled to know practice ...

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Raider hockey seeks a repeat

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By Ryan Gricco ’17 This year’s Ridley hockey team will not be one that will be forgotten. Heading into playoffs the number one seed Raiders will be looking to dominate as they have all season long only losing two Central League games to Haverford and Conestoga high school. Leading this ...

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Mr. Friel named Ridley Boys’ Head Lacrosse Coach

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By George Santilla ’17 For the upcoming 2017 boys lacrosse season, Ridley high school hired Rory Friel as the new Head Coach. “It’s a honor being named coach, it has been a dream of mine to come back and coach,” said Mr. Friel. He knows it will be a tough ...

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Student athletes find schools right for them

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By Ociele Miller ‘ 18 Many athletes go to college and get to play something they love. Finding the right school and situation though is not always easy though. These athletes all attend good schools but they are all in different NCAA divisions. Division I, the highest level of intercollegiate ...

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New offense makes strides

By Malik Young ’17 The Ridley Raiders new offense seems is making a big improvement. Last year the Green Raiders went 2-2 and the offense put up about 95 points within the first four games. So far this season the team is 4-0 and has put up 135 points in ...

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Football captains deliveRed for team

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Jimmy McGarrigle The Green Raiders football team names captains each year. This year the team named John Sheldon, Brock Anderson, Ryan Gricco, and Zach Wagner to lead the team. These captains have represented the school and community well and helped build a record of 9-1 with a Central League Championship. ...

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Softball team awaits a new coach

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Ridley softball will announce a new coach in the next month. Mr. Bush who led the team for over ten years has stepped down. Everyone on the team is excited to see who the new coach will be. “I think we will have a very successful year with the coaching ...

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