About Riverdale

 

Since 1972, Riverdale High School has provided quality education for students in Rutherford County. With recent expansions, Riverdale can now accommodate over 2300 students.

About Riverdale

Riverdale has strong academic, vocational, and athletic programs. Students from the school have been named as Finalist in the National Merit Scholarship competitions. Riverdale athletic teams have been ranked first Nationally and in Tennessee and the Football team has been nationally rank, including winning State Championships in 1994, 1997, 2001, and 2004. Girls Basketball has seven (7) state titles in 2007, 2010, 2012, 2013, 2016, 2017, and 2018 while finishing #1 Nationally in ESPN final rankings in 2013 and 2017. Softball won a state championship in 2009 and wrestling has had state champions.

 


TSSAA Boys’ Basketball Summary:
Championship Record: 1-2
Appearances (2): 2018, 1986


TSSAA Girls Basketball Summary:
Championship Record: 26-3
Appearances (10): 2019, 2018, 2017, 2016, 2013, 2012, 2011, 2010, 2007, 1979
Finals Appearances/Runners-up (9): 2018, 2017, 2016, 2013, 2012, 2011, 2010, 2007, 1979
Championships (7): 2018, 2017, 2016, 2013, 2012, 2010, 2007

TSSAA Girls Basketball Awards:

Year Award Name Class
1979 Most Valuable Player Cindy Jennings Class AAA
2007 Most Valuable Player Anne Marie Lanning Class AAA
2007 Miss Basketball Anne Marie Lanning Class AAA
2010 Most Valuable Player Shacobia Barbee Class AAA
2011 Miss Basketball Shacobia Barbee Class AAA
2012 Most Valuable Player Shacobia Barbee Class AAA
2012 Miss Basketball Shacobia Barbee Class AAA
2013 Most Valuable Player Tyisha Perry Class AAA
2014 Miss Basketball Alexa Middleton Class AAA
2016 Most Valuable Player Anastasia Hayes Class AAA
2017 Miss Basketball Anastasia Hayes Class AAA
2017 Most Valuable Player Anastasia Hayes Class AAA
2018 Most Valuable Player Aislynn Hayes Class AAA

TSSAA Boys’ Baseball Summary:
Championship Record: 10-15
Appearances (8): 2019, 2014, 2013, 2012, 2006, 2005, 2003, 2001


TSSAA Girls’ Bowling Summary:
Championship Record: 1-1
Appearances (1): 2003


TSSAA Football Summary:
Championship Record: 68-27
Appearances (31): 2018, 2017, 2016, 2015, 2014, 2012, 2011, 2010, 2009, 2007, 2006, 2005, 2004, 2003, 2002, 2001, 2000, 1999, 1998, 1997, 1996, 1995, 1994, 1993, 1992, 1991, 1986, 1985, 1981, 1979, 1978.
Finals Appearances/Runners-up (9): 2004, 2003, 2002, 2001, 2000, 1997, 1995, 1994, 1993.
Championships (4): 2004, 2001, 1997, 1994.

TSSAA Football Awards:

Year Award Name Class
1992 American General Mr. Football Brian Davis Class 3A
1994 American General Mr. Football Back of the Year Alvin Duke Class 5A
1996 American General Mr. Football Back of the Year Eric Locke Class 5A
1997 American General Mr. Football Back of the Year Eric Locke Class 5A
2001 American General Mr. Football Back of the Year Ralph King Class 5A
2001 American General Mr. Football Lineman of the Year John Batey Class 5A
2004 American General Mr. Football Back of the Year Dave Thomas Class 5A
2005 American General Mr. Football Back of the Year Gaston Miller Class 5A
2007 Tennessee Titans Mr. Football Lineman of the Year LaDarrius Verge Class 5A
2017 Tennessee Titans Mr. Football Savion Davis Class 6A

TSSAA Girls Basketball Summary:
Championship Record: 26-3
Appearances (10): 2019, 2018, 2017, 2016, 2013, 2012, 2011, 2010, 2007, 1979
Finals Appearances/Runners-up (9): 2018, 2017, 2016, 2013, 2012, 2011, 2010, 2007, 1979
Championships (7): 2018, 2017, 2016, 2013, 2012, 2010, 2007

TSSAA Girls Basketball Awards:

Year Award Name Class
1979 Most Valuable Player Cindy Jennings Class AAA
2007 Most Valuable Player Anne Marie Lanning Class AAA
2007 Miss Basketball Anne Marie Lanning Class AAA
2010 Most Valuable Player Shacobia Barbee Class AAA
2011 Miss Basketball Shacobia Barbee Class AAA
2012 Most Valuable Player Shacobia Barbee Class AAA
2012 Miss Basketball Shacobia Barbee Class AAA
2013 Most Valuable Player Tyisha Perry Class AAA
2014 Miss Basketball Alexa Middleton Class AAA
2016 Most Valuable Player Anastasia Hayes Class AAA
2017 Miss Basketball Anastasia Hayes Class AAA
2017 Most Valuable Player Anastasia Hayes Class AAA
2018 Most Valuable Player Aislynn Hayes Class AAA

TSSAA Girls’ Golf Summary:
Finals Appearances/Runners-up (2): 1994, 1993
Championships (1): 1994

TSSAA Girls Golf Awards:

Year Class Award Detail
1993 Class AAA Individual Runner-Up Rachael Short DETAILS
1994 Class AAA Individual Champion Rachael Short DETAILS

TSSAA Boys’ Soccer Summary:
Championship Record: 1-6
Appearances (6): 2014, 2012, 2011, 2010, 2008, 2006


TSSAA Girls’ Soccer Summary:
Championship Record: 0-3
Appearances (3): 2009, 2008, 2006


TSSAA Girls’ Softball Summary:
Championship Record: 14-9
Appearances (5): 2013, 2011, 2010, 2009, 2007
Finals Appearances/Runners-up (1): 2009
Championships (1): 2009


TSSAA Girls’ Tennis Summary:
Championship Record: 3-7
Appearances (7): 2014, 2013, 1994, 1993, 1992, 1989, 1987


TSSAA Boys’ Track and Field Summary:
Championship Record: (0)
Appearances: (0)
Individual Finals Appearances/Runners-up (2): 2017, 2001
Individual Championships (2): 2017, 2001

TSSAA Boys‘ Track and Field Awards:

Year Class Award Detail
2001 Class AAA 100 Meter Dash Champion Chris Jones DETAILS
2001 Class AAA 400 Meter Dash Champion Chris Jones DETAILS
2017 Class AAA 100 Meter Dash Champion Michael Scruggs DETAILS

TSSAA Girls’ Track and Field Summary:
Team Championship Record: (0)
Appearances: (0)
Individual Finals Appearances/Runners-up (9): 2013, 2011, 2005, 2003, 2002, 2001, 1993, 1987, 1986
Individual Championships (9): 2013, 2011, 2005, 2003, 2002, 2001, 1993, 1987, 1986

TSSAA Girls’ Track and Field Awards:

Year Class Award Detail
1986 Class AAA 100 Meter Dash Champion Buffy James DETAILS
1987 Class AAA 100 Meter Dash Champion Buffy James DETAILS
1993 Class AAA 100 Meter Dash Champion Nikki Vaughn DETAILS
2001 Class AAA 200 Meter Dash Champion Kesha Scales DETAILS
2001 Class AAA 1600 Meter Relay Champions DETAILS
2002 Class AAA 100 Meter Dash Champion Keshua Scales DETAILS
2002 Class AAA 200 Meter Dash Champion Keshua Scales DETAILS
2002 Class AAA 800 Meter Run Champion Miranda Clark DETAILS
2002 Class AAA 1600 Meter Relay Champions DETAILS
2003 Class AAA 800 Meter Run Champion Miranda Clark DETAILS
2005 Class AAA Discus Champion Kathy Onwu DETAILS
2011 Class AAA 800 Meter Relay Champions DETAILS
2013 Class AAA 800 Meter Relay Champions DETAILS

TSSAA Wrestling Summary:
Team Championship Record: (0)
Appearances: (0) 
Individual Finals Appearances/Runners-up (6): 2017, 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013, 1974
Individual Championships (6): 2017, 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013, 1974

Year Class Award Detail
1974 Unl Weight Class Champion Dennis Harrison
2013 Division I 195 Weight Class Champion Scottie Boykin DETAILS
2014 Class AAA 170 Weight Class Champion Sean Kennedy DETAILS
2015 Class AAA 170 Weight Class Champion Sean Kennedy DETAILS
2015 Class AAA 285 Weight Class Champion Nick Boykin DETAILS
2016 Class AAA 285 Weight Class Champion Nick Boykin DETAILS
2017 Class AAA 285 Weight Class Champion Nick Boykin DETAILS