On November 16 at approximately 2:59pm SRO White was notified by an assistant principal that a Robbery had taken place inside of Rocky River High School. The victim, 15 year old juvenile, was approached by three individuals at approximately 1414hrs while walking down the hallway from class. The victim was surrounded by the three individuals and then a handgun was shown to the victim. The three subjects then demanded the victim give up his money. The victim complied and gave his wallet to the subjects, who then walked away and could be seen by the victim dividing up the money that was taken. The victim’s account of the incident is corroborated by the schools surveillance system. […]
By Leah Schmalz
Recently, students at Rocky River High School spent an entire afternoon outdoors playing musical instruments, screenprinting t-shirts, decorating canvas bags and exploring recording equipment thanks to High School Nation.
The nationally touring event strives to give kids the chance to explore all the arts have to offer. While students moved between booths dedicated to fashion, music, media and art, musicians including Drake Bell performed on stage.
“We are the only school in North Carolina that got this experience, so it was something that made students feel like we stood out a little bit, got picked for something special,” said Fine Arts Director Matt Webster. […]
GAME WEEK 11
By Andrew Stark
Who: Independence ( 6-3, 4-0) at Rocky River (3-6, 2-2)
When: 7 pm
Last Meeting: Independence won, 47-19, on October 31, 2014
Key Players: Independence: quarterback Christian McPhail, running back Quantavious McGill, cornerback/receivers Elijah Small and Cedric Stone, linebackers Tylon Clawson, Jerome Cochran and Rob Casanova, defensive ends Christian Colon and Kima Bell; Rocky River: quarterback Tyshawn Carter, quarterback/tight end Phillip Clay, running backs Elijah Henry, Justice Styron and Nygle Farmer, receiver/defensive back Kendall Lewis, receiver Johari Alexander, lineman Bryson Adams, defensive back Tyrell Robinson, linebacker Larry Blanton.
The Keys: A big-time rivalry game with a lot at stake is always cause for some great drama, and this week there should be no shortage of big plays and momentum-changing swings. The Patriots have obviously ironed out earlier kinks and continue to lead the Southwestern 4A after a solid win over Myers Park, an early season surprise team who looked like they’d challenge for a league crown. […]
GAME WEEK 9
By Andrew Stark
Who: Butler (6-2, 2-1)Rocky River (3-5, 2-1 in conference)
When: 7 pm
Last Meeting: Butler won, 55-21, on October 17, 2014
Key Players: Butler: Quarterback Davis Cheek, running backs Benny LeMay, Chrisean Davis-Pinckney and CJ Johnson, receiver/defensive back Clifton Duck, receiver DJ Little, lineman/H-back Ronald Porter, defensive back Aramis Algood, linebacker Christian Dixon, tight end Jeremy Spencer; Rocky River: quarterback Tyshawn Carter, quarterback/tight end Phillip Clay, running backs Elijah Henry, Justice Styron and Nygle Farmer, receiver/defensive back Kendall Lewis, receiver Johari Alexander, lineman Bryson Adams, defensive back Tyrell Robinson, linebacker Larry Blanton
The Keys: This game probably amounts to the loser being out of the race for a conference title, so emotions and the stakes will be high in a pivotal heavyweight conference showdown. […]