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Riptide Athletic News Week of September 4th to 10th, 2017

Riptide Athletic News

Week of September 4to 10, 2017


Hello Riptide Nation, we want to wish everyone a fun, safe and relaxing Labor Day Weekend.


Football:                                                                                                                                                                                   The Riptide football team will be in action, Saturday – September 2nd when they travel to C. E Murray for a 5:00 kick off.  We will host our first HOME game of the season on Friday, September 8, 2017.  Kick off against Battery Creek will be 7:30 at the St. Andrews Ravenal Stadium. ( 721 wappoo Rd.)

Varsity Volleyball:                                                                                                                                                                The Lady Riptide is coming off two big wins this week (defeated Stall & Garrett 3-0). The ladies will have two HOME matches this week. September 6th we will host Summerville High School with start time at 6:15. This is also our DIG FOR THE CURE _ PINK OUT NIGHT- we ask that players, staff and fans wear their pink in support of Breast Cancer awareness month. On September 7th the team will host Garrett Academy, first serve set for 5:30.

JV Volleyball:                                                                                                                                                                               The JV ladies won their first home match of the season last week and will also be hosting Summerville HS on Wednesday, September 6th starting at 5:00. The JV team will be sporting their DIG FOR THECURE- PINK OUT as well!

Middle School Volleyball:                                                                                                                                    Both our 7th and 8th grade teams will be in action for the first time on Wednesday, September 6th as well. The 7th grade team will be in action at the Hannahan Recreation Center – 7:30pm. Our 8th grade team will be in action at the James Island recreation Center at 7:30pm as well.

Varsity Cross Country: The “Runnin Rips” will be in action, Saturday – September 2nd as they will participate in the Summerville Greenwave Invitational. Start time is set for 8:00am. The boys team begins the season ranked # 3 over-all in the Class A – state wide rankings.

Varsity Swim:                                                                                                                                                                Our Riptide swimmers have a big week ahead of them. On Tuesday the 5th, they travel to Shadowmoss Pool (20 Dunvegan Dr. 29414) for an event that begins at 6:00pm. On Thursday- September 7th they return to the water and travel to James Island Recreation Pool (1088 Quail Dr. 29412) for event to begin at 6:00pm as well. The Riptide swimmers will fish the week with an event on Saturday – September 9th at Goose Creek Community Pool (Crowfield Golf and Country Club, 300 Hamlet Cr. 29445).


Boys High School Basketball: Conditioning for the boys basketball season will be held every Tuesday & Thursday from 3:30-4:30 (September 5, 7, 12, 14, 19, 21, 26, 28/ October 3,5,10,12) with Coach Smith and Coach V. Any 8th to 12th grader interesting in being a member of the JV or Varsity basketball team is invited to participate. You MUST have an up to date PHYSICAL & PERMISSION form completed and on file with the Riptide Athletic Department. Any questions contact Coach Smith or Coach verDorn.

Girls Basketball:                                                                                                                                               Coach Phillips will be conducting a girls’ basketball interest meeting on Tuesday- September 5th from 3:15-3:45 in the school café. We will meet to discuss the conditioning plan prior to the start of the season. Meeting is open to all girls interested in participating on a Riptide team. Conditioning will take place on Monday & Wednesday from 3:30-4:30(Sept. 11, 13, 18, 20, 25, 27/ October 2,4,9,11).Players MUST have an update PHYSICAL & PERMISSION form completed and on file with the Riptide Athletic Department. Any questions contact Coach Phillips.


Physical forms, schedules, news and much more can be found at the  web site! 

Doing Less with More – GO RIPTIDE!!!!

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