The Raider Review

Baseball Overview

Jade Washington, Social Media Manager

May 8, 2017

ERHS varsity baseball team played their first game for the season at Charles H. Flowers high school on March 21st. Coach Andrew Capece teaches here at Eleanor Roosevelt high school as a math teacher . The varsity baseball team...

Why Do We Hate Duke?

Alia Parker, Sports Editor

April 25, 2017

March Madness is here, and basketball fans are often torn on the fate of one team: Duke. As we fill out our brackets, the Blue Devils are one team we can consistently count on to be in the tournament. Half of the nation picks Duke t...

Opinion: Ethnicities as Logos, or Should I Be Offended

March 29, 2017

For a long time, logos have been a popular fixture of American sports. From football to basketball to baseball, every team has a unique name and mascot. These range from tough tigers and fierce falcons, to abstract concepts like...

Andrew Long’s Long Road To Victory

Owen Roy, Managing Editor

March 22, 2017

On February 24 and 25 Andrew Long, a senior at Roosevelt won the county regional wrestling championship in the 170 lb. weight class. He beat out Nick Threat from Wise for the title. When asked what the match was like, Andrew...

#UMD21 Football Commit

Jade Washington, Social Media Manager

February 28, 2017

Senior football player Lawtez Rogers (#7) has recently committed to the University of Maryland College Park as a defensive end player. Lawtez plans to major in Architecture and/or Civil Engineering while attending UMD. As Lawtez...

2017 Football Commits Sign on National Signing Day

Jordan Barton, Arts & Entertainment Editor

February 14, 2017

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

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

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

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

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...

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