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Rough Rider Abbie Carpenter to Attend Bethany College (WV)

Congratulations to Senior Rough Rider Abbie Carpenter as she has committed to attend Bethany College (WV) in the fall and play lacrosse for the Bison. Abbie, a Suburban League Scholar athletes, is a 2 year letter winner in basketball and lacrosse and a 4 year letter winner in field hockey. Abbie will major in business

Schwaben Selects Grove City College

Congratulations to Rough Rider Senior John Schwaben as he has committed to attend Grove City College in the fall and play football for the Wolverines. John, a 2 year letter winner for the Rough Rider football team and 1st Team All Suburban League selection in 2020, will major in Business. Good Luck John!

2021 Spring Sport Home Event Covid 19 and Ticket Protocols

Rider Nation, After very challenging fall and winter sport seasons, Roosevelt High School and the Rough Rider Athletic Department is very excited to move forward with a spring sport season in 2021. A season that was completely cancelled in the spring of 2020. Below are the athletic department’s HOME Covid 19 and ticket guidelines, in

Ava Paolucci To Attend Tiffin University

Congratulations to Rough Rider Senior Ava Paolucci as she has committed to attend Tiffin University in the fall and play basketball for the Dragons. Ava is a 3-year letter winner for the Rough Riders basketball team and was a captain for the Lady Riders. She has been a member of the Rough Rider lacrosse team

Rough Rider Andrya Hanmore Selects Hiram College

Congratulations to Senior Rough Rider Andrya Hanmore as she has committed to attend Hiram College in the fall and play volleyball for the Terriers. Andrya, a 4 year letter winner, Suburban League Scholar Athlete and 2nd Team All-Suburban League selection will study social work at Hiram. Good Luck Andrya!

Isabella Mineo Selects John Carroll University

Congratulations to Senior Rough Rider Isabella Mineo as she has signed a letter of intent to attend John Carroll University in the fall and play golf for the Blue Streaks. Isabella was a 2 year letter winner for the Rough Rider Women’s Golf Team, a Suburban League Scholar Athlete and the winner of the Rough

Lexie Genovese to Play Softball at John Carroll

Congratulations to Senior Rough Rider Lexie Genovese as she has signed a letter of intent to attend John Carroll University in the fall and play softball for the Blue Streaks. Lexie, a 4 year letter winner for Rough Rider Softball, has also lettered in field hockey and basketball. Good Luck Lexie!!  

Alex Dabrowski to Attend Adrian College in the Fall

Congratulations to Senior Rough Rider Alex Dabrowski on his commitment to attend Adrian College (MI) in the fall and play baseball for the Bulldogs. Alex, a member of the Suburban League Leadership Team, was a 3 year letter winner for the Rough Rider football program and a 4 year letter winner for the outstanding Rough

Roosevelt Athletes Named Akron Touchdown Club All-Stars

Congratulations to the following Roosevelt athletes as they have been chosen as Akron Touchdown Club All-Stars for the 2020 fall sport season. This year’s Rough Rider Touchdown Club All-Stars are: Football – Tahj Truss Golf – Maren Seaholts Soccer – Kassidy Fischer, Maggie Oldham Volleyball – Jillian Hanna RIDER PRIDE!!

Athletic Contest/Game Restart Information

Good Afternoon Rider Nation and Happy New Year! The Kent City Schools administrative team has approved the contest/game restart date of Monday, January 4th. All high school and middle school athletic contests may resume play on January 4th and all fans will continue to follow the previous home and visitor ticket guidelines set forth the

Updated Athletic Restart Information for Parents and Athletes- December 18, 2020

Rough Rider Parents and Athletes, As many of you know, Portage County has moved from level purple back to level red on the Covid 19 Ohio Public Health Advisory System. With this change in advisory levels, Kent City Schools has made the following changes to the current status of athletics, following the plan previously released to our

VERY IMPORTANT ATHLETIC INFORMATION PERTAINING TO COVID 19

Good Morning Rider Nation, As many of you know, Portage County moved from level red to the highest risk level, level purple yesterday on the Covid 19 Ohio Public Health Advisory System. With this change in advisory levels, Kent City Schools has made the decision to begin total remote learning in all buildings beginning Wednesday,

2020-2021 Winter Sport Covid & Ticket Guidelines

Good Afternoon Rough Riders, As our nation, state and the community of Kent continues our battle with Covid 19, Kent City Schools and the Roosevelt Athletic Department will continue to carefully move forward during this very challenging time. Keeping our student/athletes, coaches and parents safe will continue to be our number one priority during the pandemic. The link

2020 Fall Sports Update – August 18, 2020

Dear Rough Rider Parents, Governor DeWine shared guidance on Ohio High School athletic competition today. Prior to that announcement, we decided as a district to prioritize starting our instructional program on September 1st. Kent City Schools plan is for Roosevelt High School and Stanton Middle School to start contests in all moderate to high risk sports (soccer,

2020 OHSAA Fall Sport Preseason Parent & Athlete Meeting Presentation

Hello Rider Nation, With the ever changing landscape of Rough Rider Athletics this fall, the ‘in person’ 2020 OHSAA Fall Sport Preseason Parent & Athlete Meeting was cancelled. During our normal fall preseason meeting, the attached PowerPoint presentation would be presented. This presentation covers that various aspects of Rough Rider Athletics at the high school and

Rough Rider Athletic’s Responsible Restart Update

Good Afternoon Rider Nation! We are moving much closer to a Responsible Restart for Rough Rider Athletics. Our hope is for some sports to begin summer conditioning and skill drills, while practicing social distancing, sometime during the week of June 8th. Our coaches, medial staff and administrative team are in the process of finalizing our restart plans, in accordance

Revised Spring Sport Athletic Lettering Policy – Spring 2020

Good Afternoon Rider Nation, With the onset of the Covid-19 virus, there have been many adjustments, cancellations and changes pertaining to Rough Rider Athletics. One item that has been addressed by the Kent City Schools administration is the athletic lettering policy for 2020 spring sports season. For the 2020 spring sport season the following athletic

Revised COVID-19 Information – March 16, 2020

March 16, 2020 Dear Kent City Schools Families and Staff Members, As the situation regarding COVID-19 continues to evolve, we will be heeding the advice of Governor Mike DeWine to limit large gatherings, use social (physical) distancing of people in our buildings.  As we attempt to be part of the solution to slow the spread

Fast Facts About the ‘No New Tax’ Bond Issue #6

Kent Schools “No New Tax” will NOT raise taxes for homeowners but will keep students safe and maintain our community’s investment in our schools. Issue #6 appears on the March 17, 2020 ballot. Bonds issued over 20 years ago to construct Stanton Middle School and renovate Roosevelt High School and Davey Elementary are maturing. Kent

All Teams Schedule: Week of Apr 19 – Apr 25

Apr 19 Girls Varsity Softball vs. Copley High School Copley High School 4:30 pm | Roosevelt Park – RHS Baseball Field @ Theodore Roosevelt High School Apr 19 Boys Varsity Tennis vs. Revere Local Schools 5:15 pm | Roosevelt Park – RHS Baseball Field @ Theodore Roosevelt High School Apr 19 Boys Junior Varsity Tennis