# RockridgeSports

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High School Schedules:

Summer Sports Camp Dates & Registration Forms have been posted! Click here

Spring Sports Schedules are subject to change based on weather and other factors. 

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2017 RHS Football Golf Outing
Saturday, August 12th - Hawthorn Ridge Golf Course - 8:00 am Shotgun Start - 4-man Best Ball Scramble Format - $60 per golfer includes golf, lunch, & prizes - $40 per golfer for RHS Class of 2013-2017 Alumni. Registration form:

Rockridge High School Fall Sports Practices:
IHSA start dates for fall sports begin the week of August 7th. All students planning to participate in a fall sport must have a current physical on file before starting practice. All students and their parents are also required to attend the Fall Sports Player/Parent Meeting, which will be held Monday, August 7th at 6:00 pm in the RHS Auditorium. Students & parents will be expected to fill out the appropriate pre-participation paperwork and pay the sports participation fee ($100) at this meeting. Please contact Mr. Scott Daly, Associate Principal & HS Athletic Director, at 309-793-8020 with any questions.

Coaches have provided the following practice information for the first week:
  • Cross Country: Morning workouts Wednesday, August 9th through Saturday, August 12th. Specific times will be announced at the Fall Sports Meeting August 7th.
  • Dance: Clinics Wednesday, August 9th & Thursday, August 10th from 12:00 to 3:00 pm in the JH Boys’ Gym. Try-outs Saturday, August 12th from 9:00 am to 12:00 pm in the JH Boys’ Gym.
  • Football: Practice 6:30 am to 12:00 pm Monday, August 7th through Saturday, August 12th.
  • Football Cheerleading: Practice 6:00 to 8:30 pm Wednesday, August 9th & Thursday, August 10th. Clinic 9:00 am to 4:30 pm Friday, August 11th.
  • Boys’ Golf: Practice 3:30 to 5:30 pm Tuesday, August 8th through Friday, August 11th at Highland Springs Golf Course.
  • Girls’ Golf: Practice 8:00 to 10:00 am Monday, August 7th through Saturday, August 12th at Highland Springs Golf Course.
  • Volleyball: Varsity Practice 8:00 am to 12:00 pm and Fresh-Soph Practice 12:00 pm to 4:00 pm Wednesday, August 9th through Saturday, August 12th. 
Specific practice information beyond the first few days will be shared by coaches at the Fall Sports Meeting.

Rock the Ridge - August 19th
The Rockridge Booster Club – also known as the team behind the team – is hosting a day-long event at the Andalusia Lion’s Club on Saturday, August 19, 2017. Funds raised will benefit all of Rockridge’s junior high and high school extra-curricular activities.  Click here to learn more about this event!   Click here for the Run/Walk Registration Flyer.

HOMECOMING 2017 "Fighting Crime One Game at a Time"
This year's Homecoming is a Super Hero Theme. The Homecoming Parade, Chili Supper, & Pep Rally are scheduled for Thursday, September 28th. The Rockets will face Peru St. Bede in the Homecoming Football Game on Friday, September 29th, and the Homecoming Dance will take place in the North Gymnasium on Saturday, September 30th from 8:00-11:00 pm.

The Rockridge HS Student Council is now taking orders for Homecoming T-Shirts to commemorate this year's event.  Click here for a design preview.  T-shirts are $10 each and all proceeds benefit the RHS Student Council.  Click here to download an order form.  All orders must be pre-paid and delivered to the RHS Office by Friday, September 15th.  Please contact Student Council Sponsor Mrs. Aimee Neece with any questions about the t-shirt orders or other Homecoming events.  Stay tuned for a parade entry form to be posted!

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2017 IHSA Prelims

Carson Frakes Buzzer Beater for the WIN!
Absolutely AMAZING!! Carson Frakes hits a shot from beyond half court, at the buzzer to send the Rockridge Rockets to the State Championship game! WOW! March 11, 2016