The Raider Review

2017 Football Commits Sign on National Signing Day

Jordan Barton, Arts & Entertainment Editor

February 14, 2017

Filed under Sports, Top Stories

Eleanor Roosevelt High School is a powerhouse for upcoming athletes. On February 1, four ERHS seniors, Johnathan Lopez, Miles Temoney, Karl Mofor, and Lawtez Rogers participated in National Signing Day to announce plans for their...

ERHS Wins Wrestling Match on 12/28

January 10, 2017

Filed under Sports, Top Stories

On December 21st, the Eleanor Roosevelt High School wrestling team beat the St. Charles High School wrestling team 71-6. The ERHS wrestlers in the weight classes 106, 113, 132, 170,195, 220 and 285 had to forfeit due to lack...

Cheerleading: A Sport or Not?

Zsyrii Ennis, Staff Writer

December 21, 2016

Filed under News, Sports

Cheerleading is a hobby that many teens and young boys and girls participate in. Almost 400,000 individuals are involved in high school cheerleading in the United States. According to, the first known cheer was...

Girl’s Basketball Game Against Wise

Sabah Rana, Student Life Editor

December 20, 2016

Filed under Sports

Roosevelt's girl's basketball team played against Wise on Friday December 16. Roosevelt's team had to forfeit two games during the 2015-2016 season because of a practice that took place at Bowie City gym because of snow outside,...

Big Ten College Football Dilemma

Alia Parker, Sports Editor

December 8, 2016

Filed under Sports

The College Football Playoff selection committee is being tasked with an increasingly difficult decision as the football season continues. In college football, the top four teams are sent to the CFB Playoffs where they compete...

Eleanor Roosevelt Volleyball DIGS PINK

Alia Parker and Jade Washington

October 20, 2016

Filed under Sports

Eleanor Roosevelt High School's halls buzzed with excitement as students, teachers, and school officials got ready for the volleyball team's "Dig Pink" game against Charles H. Flowers High School. Held on Sept. 29th, "Dig Pink"...

Fresh Start for Cheer

October 13, 2016

NBA Season Preview

Alia Parker, Sports Editor

October 12, 2016

Filed under Sports

With stars from all over the league traveling during this hectic summer, there are bound to be some new powerhouses in the NBA. Here are my top five teams for the 2016-17 season. Golden State Warriors: Even with their loss in last ...

A Nod to Colin Kaepernick

Dionne Dean, Sports Editor

October 11, 2016

Filed under Sports

On August 26 2016, Colin Rand Kaepernick, an American Football quarterback for the San Francisco 49ers, took a stand by not standing for the national anthem before the team’s season opener. He explained to the public and his...

Girl’s Soccer Petitions Playoff Schedule

Alia Parker, Sports Editor

September 13, 2016

Filed under Sports

The Raider girls' soccer team has had countless successful seasons within Prince George's County and in their division. They have won the county championship for the past three years, but have yet to make it to the state championship....

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