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James River High School Boys Varsity Basketball falls to Monacan High School 57-46

Wednesday, January 25, 2017 7:15 PM James River High School AWAY 46 Monacan High School HOME 57 Game Recap Down 2 at the end of the 3rd. The Rapids couldn’t pull it out. They fought until the end. Jamear Kendrick had 14 rebounds and Loginn Norton and Jalen Jordan each had 15 points. The Rapids

JRHS Wrestling- A break from the action

The holiday break signals a well needed rest for our wrestlers. During the first half of the season a lot of good things happened including several wrestlers winning their first varsity matches. During the holiday break the Rapids got together to celebrate some mid season accomplishments as well as eat as much as they could

2016-17 Wrestling- Primed for Success

The 2016-2017 Rapids are ready to make a run at the Conference 3 Championship and make some noise in the regional and state tournaments. Head Coach, James Riley, is excited about his team. While losing some experienced wrestlers in Traeven Tann and Justin Esposito, the Rapids found a lot of talented, young athletes to fill

James River High School Boys Varsity Wrestling finishes 6th place

Saturday, January 21, 2017 7:00 PM Place 6 Points 0 Meet Recap The James River Wrestling Team traveled to Virginia Beach. The King of the Beast tournament at Tallwood High School lived up to its name and posed some serious competition. Yet, once again, our Rapids wrestlers rose to the podium and showed the beach

James River High School Boys Varsity Wrestling finishes 2nd place

Wednesday, January 18, 2017 5:00 PM Place 2 Points 0 Meet Recap The Rapids hosted Senior night against Manchester and Monacan High School. We honored 7 seniors: Managers Claire Wilt, Sarah Sandridge, and Olivia Luffara; Wrestlers, Clay Schilling, Chris Valladeres, Michael Hadfield, and Josh Garber. The Rapids beat Manchester 59-18. Max Mellor had an exciting

James River High School Boys Varsity Wrestling finishes 4th place

Saturday, January 14, 2017 9:00 AM Place 4 Points 138 Meet Recap The Rapids traveled to JR Tucker High School for the Tiger Invitational. The Rapids were able to bring some JV wrestlers to the tournament and they took their chance and made it count. Alex Vanderslice took 3rd place and and John Sanger took

James River High School Boys Varsity Wrestling finishes 2nd place

Friday, January 6, 2017 5:00 PM Place 2 Points 0 Meet Recap The Rapids had to battle some tough competition this season and next they had to battle the weather. Due to the impending snow the Rapids volunteered to host the Conference 3 duals. Coach Riley would like to the thank the parents and staff

James River High School Boys Varsity Wrestling finishes 5th place

Friday, December 16, 2016 4:00 PM Place 5 Points 0 Meet Recap Congratulations to the Varsity Wrestling Team for their strong showing at the Lee Davis Holiday Classic. The Rapids placed 5th out of 22 teams and the following wrestlers earned medals. Jacob Grossberg and Max Mellor placed 5th, Brian Blevins placed 4th, and Ben

James River High School Boys Varsity Wrestling finishes 6th place

Friday, December 9, 2016 3:00 PM Place 6 Points 134 Meet Recap The Varsity Wrestling team faced some tough competition at their first invitational tournament of the season. Six wrestlers made the podium at Magruder High School in Maryland. Congratulations to Josh Garber, Ben Mellor, and Max Mellor for their 3rd place wins,Tristan Walls and

James River High School Boys Varsity Wrestling finishes 1st place

Saturday, December 3, 2016 7:00 PM Place 1 Points 0 Meet Recap The Rapids competition was at York High School. The York Duals consisted of a variety of public and private school teams as well as some teams that traveled from Maryland. The Rapids ended up winning the York Duals going 5-1. This is the