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River rocks gym, downs Redmen, 58-52

ROCKY RIVER, Ohio – The Pirates continued with their winning ways on Friday night, rallying from an early deficit to score a 58-52 victory over Parma in Great Lakes Conference action at the Corner of Wagar & Detroit. Overcoming an 11-0 Redmen surge at the outset of the contest and then a furious reign of

River rally nets 3-2 win over Hudson

KENT, Ohio – Rocky River ran its Greater Cleveland High School Hockey League Red North Division record to 6-2 with a come-from-behind 3-2 win over Hudson on Thursday night. A dwindling-minutes, third-period goal by junior defenseman Tommy Kelly capped off a rally that saw the Pirates (16-10, 6-2 GCHSHL Red North) score three unanswered goals.

Rinse, three-peat: Pirates take twin titles in GLC meet

LAKEWOOD, Ohio – Back-to-back. And belly-to-belly. Rocky River’s Boys and Girls Swimming & Diving teams both earned Great Lakes Conference titles on Thursday, and the titles mark the third straight for both squads. Closing out the two-night affair at Lakewood High School, the Pirates scored 205 points, besting Normandy (132) and the rest of a

Ihnot pulls pin for the win!

ROCKY RIVER, Ohio – The Wrestling Pirates celebrated their Senior Night in style on Thursday. After losing to Bay in the first of two matches on the evening, Rocky River pulled off a 34-33 come-from-behind victory over Valley Forge. River found itself down late and nearly closed out in the match against the Patriots. With

River peaks in the Valley

ROCKY RIVER, Ohio – The Pirates snapped a losing streak Wednesday night. Snapped it with authority. Shattered it. Notching season-bests in points scored and points allowed, Rocky River halted a month-long, six-game skid with a 63-22 victory at Valley Forge. Rocky River played an aggressive brand of defense – allowing just two points in the

River ready for league meet

ROCKY RIVER, Ohio – News and notes for Pirate fans as River Swimming & Diving prepares for its late-season championship meets (Great Lakes Conference, sectionals and beyond): Dec. 30 – Rocky River’s boys’ and girls’ teams placed sixth and fifth, respectively, at Cleveland State University’s Wally Morton Relays. The Pirates competed in a field of

River rebound nets 9-0 win

KENT, Ohio – Rocky River bounced back from a disappointing Friday performance to record a 9-0 victory over Western Reserve on Sunday afternoon. After falling to Shaker Heights, 3-1, in a Friday battle for supremacy in the Greater Cleveland High School Hockey League Red North Division, the Pirates pummeled the Pioneers, outshooting them, 58-8, and

Pirates close out plunder-ful weekend with romp at Oberlin

OBERLIN, Ohio – A deep and swarming Pirate defense was on display for a second straight night as Rocky River defeated Oberlin, 75-38, on Saturday. Rocky River (4-8) forced a slew of Phoenix turnovers, feeding an opportunistic offense which would shoot a robust 50.0 percent (29-of-58) on the evening. Thirteen Pirates found the scoring column

Tripped up in road tussle

PARMA, Ohio – A sluggish first quarter proved costly in a Great Lakes Conference defensive battle at Parma on Saturday afternoon. Rocky River scored just four points in the opening stanza of a game that would see just 26 field goals total, and despite playing solid defense and digging out of an early hole the