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River earns shutout win at Valley Forge

PARMA, Ohio – Rocky River defeated Valley Forge, 3-0, in a Great Lakes Conference contest at Nike Park on Thursday. Addie Harris and Sophia Murray registered first-half goals for the Pirates. Lizzie Hamker closed out the game’s scoring with a netfinder in the second. Harris has now scored in back-to-back games, she has three goals

River nets win in tight tune-up

CLEVELAND – Rocky River closed out its regular season with a hard-fought 3-2 victory over St. Joseph in a Tuesday-evening non-conference match. In a match of West-side neighbors moved downtown to the Medical Mutual Tennis Center at Cleveland State University due to rain, the Pirates swept the Jaguars in singles and lost both doubles matches.

River topples Rockets in three

BAY VILLAGE, Ohio — The River Swat Team was called into action in Bay Village on Tuesday, and the the Maroon-clad six came through, as the Pirates defeated the Rockets, 3-0 (25-22, 25-19, 25-18), in Great Lakes Conference action. For Rocky River (12-6, 9-1 GLC) the victory at Bay was a bounce-back from a 3-0

Pirates place 10th but Shin advances in postseason

AVON LAKE, Ohio – Rocky River finished 10th in Tuesday’s Ohio Division I Girls Golf Northeast Ohio Sectional Tournament at Sweetbriar G.C. on Tuesday. [results] Posting a four-man score of 402, the Pirates were some 20 strokes off a top-4 slot and therefore a qualifying one for next week’s Northeast Ohio District play. But one

(Gr)eight streak continues with 2-0 win at Firelands

OBERLIN, Ohio — Rocky River defeated Firelands, 2-0, in a Monday night nonconference tilt. The victory runs River’s unbeaten streak to eight. Owen Jaite scored his second goal of the season in the game’s first half. Athan Tsigas followed with the first varsity goal of his career in the second half, and a ball-control-and-defensive clamp

Seniors saluted before draw with Solon

ROCKY RIVER, Ohio – Rocky River played to a 1-1 draw with the Solon Comets on Monday evening. The contest at Rocky River Stadium marked Senior Night for the Pirate program, and River’s veterans and underclassmen alike performed well in what was a taut contest throughout. River’s lone marker on the night was collected by

Postgame Notes: RR vs. Bay

ROCKY RIVER, Ohio – News and notes from Rocky River’s Sept. 28 loss to Bay … UNDONE ON DETROIT: Dating back to the 2016 season, the Maroon & White had been 10-1 over their previous 11 games at Rocky River Stadium. Friday’s home loss marked River’s first of the 2018 season and the program’s first

Rough finish: Pirates place fifth at sectional tourney

AVON LAKE, Ohio – A rough inward nine added up across four Pirate scorecards, and the result was a fifth-place finish in the Boys’ Golf Division I Northeast Ohio Sectional Tournament at Sweetbriar G.C. on Monday. Needing a top-4 finish to advance in postseason play, Rocky River came up three strokes shy of moving on.

All Teams Schedule: Week of Oct 01 – Oct 07

Oct 01 Boys Varsity Golf at Sectional Tournament 12:00 am   Oct 01 Girls Varsity Soccer vs. Solon High School Solon 7:00 pm | Rocky River High School Oct 01 Boys Varsity Soccer at Firelands High School Firelands 7:00 pm | Gym @ South Amherst Middle School Oct 02 Varsity Volleyball at Bay High School

Stung on Saturday

BRECKSVILLE, Ohio – Rocky River dropped a 3-0 (25-17, 27-25, 25-20) nonconference match at Brecksville on Saturday. Sets two and three were particularly close, but the Pirates still managed to lose in three straight sets for the first time since Sept. 11. An aggressive Bees front line pressured River into 25 defensive errors, the team’s