Riverdale Football

Battle of the 'Boro on WGNS Friday Night

Oct 14, 2021 at 08:15 am by WGNS

It's the 54th meeting between Oakland and Riverdale this Friday night on WGNS State Farm Prep Football from Ray Hughes Stadium. The Battle of the 'Boro series is led by the Wa.... Read More

Former Riverdale Football Coach Dean Fisher Passes Away

Oct 13, 2021 at 04:50 pm by WGNS

Former Riverdale football coach Dean Fisher has passed away at the age of 84. He became the Warrior's head coach in 1984, succeeding their first coach Phil Watts. He coached f.... Read More

Siegel at Riverdale on WGNS Thursday

Sep 28, 2021 at 09:25 am by WGNS

Another Thursday night special this week - with Siegel traveling to Riverdale on State Farm Prep Sports. Coaches and administrators agreed to move the game up to hopefully hel.... Read More

Riverdale at Smyrna Coverage Friday Night

Sep 23, 2021 at 08:15 am by WGNS

Most non-region games do not carry the same significance as the league tilts. That’s not necessarily the case when undefeated Riverdale travels to undefeated Smyrna Frid.... Read More

Smyrna- Riverdale means more than most in 2021

Sep 19, 2021 at 12:59 pm by Danny Brewer

  Most non-region games do not carry the same significance as the league tilts. That’s not necessarily the case when Riverdale travels to Smyrna on September 24. &.... Read More

Backyard Brawl: Riverdale at Blackman on WGNS Friday

Sep 02, 2021 at 10:04 am by WGNS

It's the Backyard Brawl from Blackman this week on WGNS State Farm Prep Sports this week. Riverdale has shut out their first two opponents. The Blaze got past Brentwood in th.... Read More

Riverdale High set to honor former principal; football program will name indoor facility ‘Hulon Watson Football Fieldhouse’  

Aug 03, 2021 at 04:07 pm by WGNS

  There was a time when you did not have to listen closely to hear the traffic behind Riverdale High School whisking by on I-24. When the school opened in Fall 1972, no.... Read More

Oakland Downs Riverdale to Reach Semifinals

Nov 20, 2020 at 11:42 pm by WGNS

Oakland defeated Riverdale Friday night 39-14 to reach the semifinals for the seventh year in a row. After a scoreless first quarter, Oakland struck first with a 5-yard Jorda.... Read More

Battle of the 'Boro: Playoff Style Friday on State Farm Prep Football

Nov 19, 2020 at 10:03 am by WGNS

Oakland will host Riverdale with a spot in the state's final four on the line Friday night on State Farm Prep Football. The Patriots defeated Riverdale 30-7 in the first meet.... Read More

Riverdale at Coffee Co. Football Canceled

Oct 28, 2020 at 12:15 pm by WGNS

Riverdale's final football game of the regular season at Coffee County has been canceled because of COVID-19. It's the third local game canceled this week due the virus. Coff.... Read More

Oakland Defeats Riverdale 30-7; Other RuCo FB Scores

Oct 16, 2020 at 11:32 pm by WGNS

Oakland ties the longest win streak in the Battle of the 'Boro series, winning their ninth in a row over Riverdale 30-7 Friday night. A Warrior safety on a punt snapped throu.... Read More

Oakland at Riverdale on State Farm Prep Football Friday Night

Oct 15, 2020 at 07:45 am by WGNS

It's the Battle of the 'Boro - Oakland at Riverdale - on Friday night's State Farm Prep Football. Oakland enters the game ranked number one in the state polls while Riverdale.... Read More

Riverdale Downs Siegel; Other RuCo Week 7 Scores

Oct 02, 2020 at 11:10 pm by WGNS

Riverdale's defense made the second half difficult on visiting Siegel, taking a 28-0 victory on homecoming. A pair of turnovers in the first quarter by the Warriors left the.... Read More

Siegel at Riverdale on WGNS State Farm Prep Football Friday Night

Oct 01, 2020 at 08:30 am by WGNS

While many local high school students are thinking about fall break, teams like Riverdale and Siegel are focused on a big region game Friday night. These two Rutherford County.... Read More

Riverdale Defeats Blackman; Other RuCo FB Scores

Sep 25, 2020 at 11:29 pm by WGNS

Riverdale ended a nine-year losing streak to Blackman with a 21-14 win Friday night. The Backyard Brawl lived up to its name. The visiting Warriors took the opening drive down.... Read More

Riverdale at Blackman on WGNSRadio.com LIVE Friday Night; Radio Re-Air Saturday 2PM

Sep 24, 2020 at 07:45 am by WGNS

It's the Backyard Brawl between Blackman and Riverdale - this year hosted at the Inferno. In rivarly games, you throw out the records. This is certainly one of those game.... Read More

Riverdale Downs Smyrna; RuCo FB Scores

Sep 11, 2020 at 11:13 pm by WGNS

The non-region, Rutherford County battle between Riverdale and Smyrna goes the Warrior's way with a 40-20 victory at Tom Nolan Field Friday night. Riverdale scored with just.... Read More

Riverdale Holds Off Franklin; Other Scores / Schedule

Aug 27, 2020 at 11:35 pm by WGNS

Riverdale came from behind and held off Franklin Thursday night to take a 30-25 win.  The Admirals scored on their first drive and so did the Warriors. But after that, t.... Read More

Week 2 Broadcast: Riverdale Hosts Franklin (THURSDAY)

Aug 26, 2020 at 10:30 am by WGNS

Riverdale is hosting its second game in a row  this week as Franklin comes to Tomahawk Stadium. Last week was a big test for host schools, helping to ensure football tea.... Read More

Fall Contact Sports in Limbo

Jul 13, 2020 at 06:30 am by WGNS

The TSSAA Board of Control delayed a contingency plan vote last week for the 2020 high school football and girls soccer seasons. The organization asked that it be exempt from.... Read More