The Raider Review

Trading Rumors

December 20, 2019

With the NBA season in the works, the trade deadline only two months away. There has been many rumors which could be good for many teams trying to make it to the NBA finals in 2020. You will need to keep a close view on who wil...

Russia Banned From the Next Two Olympics

Wesley Shoemaker, Sports Editor

December 19, 2019

The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA ) banned Russian athletes from competing on behalf of their country for the next four years in global competitions.  This ban was made as a result of more sanctions coming from the altering of...

The Nationals Won the World Series but still have a long winter ahead

Wesley Shoemaker, Sports Editor

December 6, 2019

On October 30, 2019 at 11:50, as fans all around the Washington D.C. area watched their televisions, and as Daniel Hudson’s pitch rifled into Yan Gomes’ glove, the Washington Nationals stood atop of the baseball world.  ...

Cross Country team looks to get back to winning ways

Wesley Shoemaker, Sports Editor

December 5, 2019

Over the past few years, the ERHS Cross Country team has been very successful. Both the boys and girls teams have finished in the top three in the county past three seasons.   The boys will look to defend their County Ch...

Girls’ Teams Face Cancellation and Rescheduling

Wesley Shoemaker and Eli Hertzler-McCain

December 5, 2019

Since the beginning of the school year, PGCPS has rescheduled or cancelled two volleyball games, two junior varsity girls’ soccer games, and three varsity girls’ soccer games at ERHS due to a lack of referees. According to Patri...

Mystics Win WNBA Championship

Aaron Waithe

December 5, 2019

The Washington Mystics won the WNBA title, defeating the Connecticut Sun. On October 10th, 2019, the Washington Mystics beat the Connecticut Sun 89-78 to win the 2019 WNBA Championship at the Entertainment and Sports Arena i...

Raider Relay Run

Raider Relay Run

November 13, 2019

ERHS girls soccer team wins the County Championship

Wesley Shoemaker and Aaron Waithe

October 22, 2019

The ERHS girls soccer team took home the County Championship with a score of 14-4 on Monday, October 21, at Fairmont Heights High School defeating the Clippers from Oxon Hill.  The Raiders entered the game looking to defend their title, after defeating the Clippers 6-0 in la...

Oxon Hill’s offense powers past Roosevelt 42-14

Wesley Shoemaker and Maurice Butler

October 14, 2019

The Clippers, defeated the Raiders by a score of 42-14, in large part to a potent Clipper offense on Friday October 4th, 2019 at ERHS, during Roosevelt's homecoming game. The Raiders came into the game confident, as they had defeated D...

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