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Cannon Fire — Week 9

This week’s news and notes from the Pirate Football program … CANNON FIRE presented by Generations Dental Care   LAST WEEK:  The Rocky River Pirates exploded for 43 second-quarter points in a 50-6 win over the Normandy Invaders in a Great Lakes Conference battle at Byers Field on Thursday, Oct. 12. Rocky River (5-3, 3-1

Pirates thinking pink for week 9

ROCKY RIVER, Ohio — The Marooners is leading a school-wide initiative of student service and learning that will culminate in a “pink-out” of the Rocky River Stadium on Oct. 20, 2017, for the River-vs.-Parma football game.  The purpose is to engage students, faculty, staff and the community in both recognizing and addressing the needs of those who have

River floods Normandy with 2nd-quarter burst

PARMA HEIGHTS, Ohio – The Rocky River Pirates exploded for 43 second-quarter points in a 50-6 win over the Normandy Invaders in a Great Lakes Conference battle at Byers Field on Thursday night. Rocky River (5-3, 3-1 GLC) got off to a slow start in the contest, but a 37-yard touchdown pass from junior quarterback

Cannon Fire — Week 8

This week’s news and notes from the Pirate Football program … CANNON FIRE    presented by Generations Dental Care LAST WEEK:  With an Anchor-Down performance on a third-quarter goal-line stand and a determined effort in the second half, Rocky River defeated Valley Forge, 31-14, on Friday night. Playing before a big crowd in River’s Homecoming Game,

Pirates stop Patriots, 31-14

ROCKY RIVER, Ohio – With an Anchor-Down performance on a third-quarter goal-line stand and a determined effort in the second half, Rocky River defeated Valley Forge, 31-14, on Friday night. Playing before a busting-at-the-seems crowd in River’s Homecoming Game, the Pirates came up with big plays on offense, defense and special teams as they scored

Cannon Fire — Week 7

This week’s news and notes from the Pirate Football program … CANNON FIRE presented by Generations Dental Care   LAST WEEK:  A decisive fourth quarter lifted the Bay Rockets to a 35-3 victory over Rocky River on Friday, Sept. 27. Big plays, penalties and turnovers were the undoing of the Pirates. Rocky River (3-3, 2-1

Rockets blast off in 4th quarter

BAY VILLAGE, Ohio – The Pirates were keelhauled in the Bay for 12 minutes, and that period – a decisive fourth quarter — lifted the Rockets to a 35-3 victory over Rocky River on Friday night. Big plays, penalties and turnovers were the undoing of the Pirates. And the timing wasn’t good for River –

Cannon Fire — Week 6

This week’s news and notes from the Pirate Football program … CANNON FIRE presented by Generations Dental Care LAST WEEK:  A staunch Lakeside Dragons defense put an end to what was an even exchange of touchdowns for three quarters, as a decisive fourth frame swung the way of Ashtabula Lakeside in a 34-21 Pirate loss

A road trip was made, but no Dragons were slayed

ASHTABULA, Ohio – A staunch Lakeside Dragons defense put an end to what was an even exchange of touchdowns for three quarters, as a decisive fourth frame swung the way of the home side in a 34-21 Pirate loss on Friday night. Rocky River (3-2) was consistently in the position of having to answer surges

Cannon Fire, Week 5

This week’s news and notes from the Pirate Football program … CANNON FIRE presented by Generations Dental Care LAST WEEK:  With a well-rounded performance in all facets of the game – save perhaps a few too many yellow flags for the liking of the River coaching staff – the Pirates plundered Holy Name, 36-19, in