The Riverdale Rebels are practicing to go head-to-head with Sharkey Isaquana Academy on Friday night. The school posted, “Congratulations to the Rebels on their 36-0 win over Franklin! It’s a great day to be a Rebel!” That victory put Riverdale into the playoff brackets.
Rebels Coach Nathan Edie posted over the weekend, “It is official… The Riverdale Rebels are in the playoffs, and will have a rematch against SIA next Friday night at their field in Rolling Fork, MS. Rebel fans, put on your traveling shoes, and be ready to come cheer on your boys.
Friday night was Senior Night. The seniors on the football team and the cheer squad were presented. After the game the team gathered on the field to celebrate the victory as the rainfall continued.
Kickoff is 7:00 pm Friday. If you are unable to attend the game, Journal Sports will provide play-by-play beginning a few minutes before kick-off.