The Shakerite

This Yom Kippur, It’s Football or Faith for Some

Marcia Brown, Managing Editor

September 10, 2013

In a departure from district practice, the football team will play a game on Yom Kippur, Sept. 14. The game is set for 1 p.m. at Cleveland Central Catholic High School. Rabbi Sharon Marcus, associate rabbi at Park Synago...

Raider Football to Play Only 4 Home Games in 2013

Evan Dubail, Raider Zone Editor

August 30, 2013

Despite a new turf field, heightened fan interest and an 8-2 record in 2012, the Raider football team will play only four games at home in 2013. But the imbalanced schedule may increase Shaker's postseason chances. Shaker boasts...

Football Team Guaranteed Winning Season

Ari Ross, Raiderzone Editor

October 9, 2012

The Shaker Football team will have a winning record for the first time since 2005. With its 55-0 win over Valley Forge Oct. 6, Shaker guaranteed itself a winning season. Now 6-1, Shaker won more games this year than the past...

Culture of Violence and Brutality in Football Needs to Change

Ari Ross, Raider Zone Editor

May 30, 2012

Greg Williams is every parent’s nightmare. If you haven’t heard it yet, I’ll just tell you it’s scary. I’m talking about the recording of Greg Williams’ speech to his defense before the NFC divisional playoffs last...

Not Bidding Farewell to Turf After All

Kyra Hall, Raider Zone Editor

March 23, 2012

Ten days after the Board of Education delayed a vote on the question, the possibility remains for the installation of a turf field and track for fall 2012. Board of Education Vice President Annette Sutherland explained that...

Athletes, Read it Before You Sign it

Kyra Hall, Raider Zone Editor

February 27, 2012

From now on, you should read it before you sign it. Each season athletes and their parents are required to sign the athletic code to indicate that they have read the requirements and agree to honor the policies. The code states...

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