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Playoff-bound Raiders beat Pickerington Central for first time since 2001

REYNOLDSBURG, OH – Everyone in Reynoldsburg and Pickerington knows the recent history of the Battle of 256. The last time the Raiders beat the Tigers was on the night of August 24th, 2001: a 30-14 win at Crew Stadium in the season opener for both teams, and during a moment in time when Pickerington Central

Girls’ 2018 Soccer Season Rolls Closed

Central Ohio traffic seem to foretell the future and desired to lengthen your beloved Purple Footies season.  A normal hour ride stretch into the twilight.  The season came to a conclusion up in Powell versus Olentangy Liberty but not before the Raiders played vigerosuly seeking victory. The Raiders stayed with their 4-4-2 formation.  This evening had Ry

Raiders (7-1, 2-1) bounce back at Grove City as Central awaits

GROVE CITY, OH – In Week 7, the Raiders offense was held to season lows of 196 total yards and 7 points at Gahanna-Lincoln in what was their first loss of the 2018 season. On the night of Friday October 12th, 2018, Reynoldsburg quickly had to move on from this as they had another matchup

Girls Soccer Advances, Beats Teays Valley 4-3 In Overtime

An early north wind blew some Vikings into the ‘Burg’ last night looking to plunder the Raiders. The opening round of the District Tournament was at hand.  Sporting a 13-3 record the Teays Valley Vikings understood what it takes to win ball games.  Yogi Berra often misquoting said “it ain’t over till its over” when

Girls Soccer Secures Winning Season

The last regular season game arrived on a nice warm October evening in Lancaster Ohio.  Your Purple Footies faced their old nemesis the Lancaster Golden Gales on newly refurbished Fulton Field.  Each squad was looking to add luster and in the case of the Gales celebrate their seniors.  Appropriate fanfare saw flowers presented to the

Cheerleading Try-Out for Basketball Season

Basketball Cheer try-outs: October 29th, 6-8 pm Livingston HS Campus Gymnasium Raider Cheerleading (7-12)  is offering an additional try-out to any students who were not able to attend the orignal try-outs back in May and are interested in Cheering for Basketball season. Each cheerleader trying out will need to bring in a current grade card.

Soccer Teams Land Home Tournament Games (Updated)

The Raider Girls and Boys Soccer teams have both had winning seasons this Fall and both were rewarded with home games as the higher seeded teams in the first round of the Central District Tournament. The Boys (7-3-6) are seeded 18th out of 48 teams in the Region and have the opportunity to host as

Graduating Seniors OHSAA Is Seeking Soccer Referees

Are you interested in becoming a referee and help eliminate the shortage in referees?  The need for qualified, young referees has never been greater.  High School sports depends on having qualified officials.  It is a great part time job helping high school sports.  The process to become an OHSAA certified referee begins at   High

Girl’s Soccer To Face Teays Valley HS In District Tournament

Teays Valley High School has been added to the girls soccer schedule as the October 15, 7 pm opening round district tournament match, Baldwin Soccer Stadium. The Raiders were ranked number 21 up 8 spots over 2017, and selected to host an opening round game.  Teays Valley then selected the Raiders as their opponent.

Raiders fall at Gahanna-Lincoln for first loss of 2018

GAHANNA, OH – After an emotional home win against Pickerington North in Week 6, in which the Raiders rallied from a 24-7 fourth-quarter deficit with 26 straight points in a 33-31 victory to remain undefeated, the Raiders traveled to heavily battle-tested Gahanna-Lincoln on the night of Friday October 5th, 2018 for their Week 7 contest.