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Boy’s Basketball Season Recap

The boy’s varsity basketball team finished with a 13-10 record this season one game short of the regional tournament.  Under a new coaching staff and a rejuvenated attitude from the players, the Rapids won 11 more games than they did the previous year when James River went 2-20. The Rapids rebuilt a winning culture behind

Bobby Henderson named Head Football Coach

Bobby Henderson has been named the 5th Head Football Coach in the history of James River High School. He succeeds Greg Defrancesco; who retired from coaching in December. Henderson has been the Assistant Head Coach and Defensive Coordinator at Monacan High School since 2014. Monacan was 29-8 during his three years including a run to

Event Recap: Week of February 11 – February 17

Saturday, Feb 11th No event results Sunday, Feb 12th No event results Monday, Feb 13th No event results Tuesday, Feb 14th No event results Wednesday, Feb 15th Girls Varsity Basketball vs. Franklin County High School W 63 – 36 SUMMARY Boys Varsity Basketball @ Franklin County High School N/A Thursday, Feb 16th No event results

James River High School Girls Varsity Basketball beat Franklin County High School 63-36

Wednesday, February 15, 2017 6:00 PM Franklin County High School AWAY 36 James River High School HOME 63 Game Recap In a win that secured a berth in the Regionals, the Lady Rapids were dominated at home from the start. With smothering defense, the Rapids were able to build an early lead and carry that

Support Rapids Wrestlers at 6A States Feb 16-18

Rapids Wrestlers Rock on to States – — Robious Corridor (@RobiousCorridor) February 15, 2017

JR Boys Tennis Information

Boys Tennis Tryouts begin on Tuesday, Feb. 21, 2017.  They will run through Friday, Feb. 24, 2017.  Tryouts begin at 2:15 (do not be late) and end at 4:00pm (do not leave early).  Be prepared with all paperwork (VHSL physical and the Concussion form), equipment, and a willingness to both condition and hit.  Any cuts

James River High School Girls Varsity Basketball beat Manchester High School 56-49

Thursday, February 9, 2017 7:15 PM Manchester High School AWAY 49 James River High School HOME 56 Game Recap On Senior night, The Rapids celebrated the play of Abigail Davis, Mandy Hermanns and Meghan Siedlecki. All three were able to start and finish the game together. Mandy ended up with 13 points, and Abigail had

Wrestling 6A Regionals Top 8

The wrestling team competed at the 6A South Regional tournament hosted at Clover Hill HS.  There were 25 teams in attendance representing some of the toughest competition in the state and 4 of our very own wrestlers placed Top 8 in the Region! Let’s congratulate Tristan Walls (106) and Ronzo Lee (220) who placed 8th. Josh Garber

Event Recap: Week of February 4 – February 10

Saturday, Feb 4th Boys Varsity Wrestling Conference Tournament @ Cosby High School N/A Sunday, Feb 5th No event results Monday, Feb 6th Girls Junior Varsity Basketball @ Clover Hill High School N/A Boys Junior Varsity Basketball vs. Clover Hill High School N/A Boys Varsity Basketball vs. Clover Hill High School W 64 – 52 SUMMARY

James River High School Girls Varsity Basketball beat Mills E. Godwin 52-35

Wednesday, February 8, 2017 7:15 PM James River High School AWAY 52 Mills E. Godwin HOME 35 Game Recap In a truly gritty win, the Lady Rapids defeated the Godwin Eagles to secure a top seed in the post season. They Rapids played unselfish team basketball, moving the ball and be patient on offense while