Weight training began in November of last year and the athletes have a made great progress in the past five months. Lifters train 3 days /week for 90 minutes. In addition to their training, the athletes have helped to make several improvements to the weight room, including building new plyometric boxes, installing a chin up station, recovering weight benches and building a new records board.
Congratulations to Coach Kellar and the High School Boys Basketball Team for their 3rd place finish at IHSA 1A State Finals on Saturday. After a devastating lost on Friday to Brimfield, the boys rallied to defeat Forreston on Saturday.
Also making a State appearance - Junior High wrestler, Billy Tay earned the title of IESA State Champion! Billy owned the mat only allowing 2 points be scored on him and was crowned Champion winning the final match 12-0.
The boys head to Carver Arena/Peoria Civic Center this Friday and Saturday!
Tickets are on sale now in the High School Office until 7:30pm tonight and tomorrow morning 7:30 -8:30 am.
The Ridgeview Athletic Boosters will be selling Final Four t-shirts beginning Thursday at 7:00 pm in the concession stand. They will be gray with navy print. We are only selling t-shirts at this time. Once the season is over, a final design will be created with all accomplishments on the back and our final finish at state and people will be able to order the size and color they want as well as sweatshirts and long sleeved shirts. However, in order to get them in time for Peoria we are only selling t-shirts at this time. Cost will depend on size purchased but will range from $12 - $18. There will be some youth large sizes but the rest will be adult sizes only. Thank you.
Luke Ward interview.