There was plenty of action for Raider fans throughout the weekend with Band, Cheer, and Volleyball all competing on Saturday! The Raider Cheer team competed in the Battle of the Boro at Statesboro High School. This was the closest competition to home this season for the Raiders who put on another great performance. The Raider Cheer team came away with another 1st place finish and will now turn their attention to their competition on November 6th at the Rumble in the Jungle which is their last competition before sectionals!
The Raider Band was also in action on Saturday competing at the Ware Co. Sound of Gold Invitational. The results were as follows:
1st place Best in Class A-Band
1st place Best in Class A-Auxiliary
1st place Best in Class A-Drum Major(Tristan Murray)
1st place Best in Class A-Field Percussion
1st place Best in Class A-Pit Percussion
Overall Superior Band
Superior Drum Major (Tristan Murray)
Superior Field Percussion
Superior Pit Percussion
3rd Place Pit Percussion Green Division (Class 1A-3A)
The Raider Band will now begin preparations for their final competition on November 6th at Wayne Co. High School.
Raider Volleyball rounded out the action on Saturday and unfortunately came up short. The Raiders faced off against Holy Innocents ( last year’s state champions) and fell in a thrilling 5 set match. This ends the Raiders season which included an undefeated region record and another Region 3-A Championship. Be sure to stay up to date with all things Raider Athletics by following SCPS Athletics on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram for all of your up-to-date athletics news!