Practice will be from 6:30pm – 8:30pm at Alpharetta High School (AHS) on the main football field. Practices will be held Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday. All practices will be in full pads unless communicated otherwise.
Please make sure players bring plenty of water to all practices.
We are guests at AHS. Occasionally, we may have changes to our practice schedule based on AHS events. We will communicate any changes as soon as they become known to us.
Players should be dressed and ready to start practice promptly at 6:30pm. If a player will be late to practice or not be able to attend practice, please notify Coach Rahm prior to practice.
WE WILL HAVE A GAME ON LABOR DAY WEEKEND AND ALL PLAYERS ARE EXPECTED TO BE AVAILABLE.
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2016 8th Grade Schedule
|8/20||7:30 PM||HOME||Black||Milton||Alpharetta High School (Pre-Season Game)|
|8/27||7:30 PM||AWAY||Black||Sprayberry||Sprayberry High School||W 32-14|
|9/3||1:00 PM||AWAY||Black||Pope||Pope High School||W 30-12|
|9/7||7:30 PM||HOME||Silver||Cambridge||Alpharetta High School||W 20-0|
|9/10||7:30 PM||HOME||Black||River Ridge||Alpharetta High School||W 38-0|
|9/14||7:30 PM||HOME||Silver||Chattahoochee||Alpharetta High School||W 38-20|
|9/17||1:00 PM||AWAY||Black||Johns Creek||Johns Creek High School||W 44-14|
|9/21||7:30 PM||AWAY||Silver||Cambridge||Cambridge High School||L 14-16|
|9/24||6:00 PM||AWAY||Black||Chattahoochee||Chattahoochee High School||L 22-34|
|10/1||7:30 PM||HOME||Black||Cambridge||Alpharetta High School||L 6-26|
|10/5||7:30 PM||HOME||Silver||Creekview||Alpharetta High School||W 28-18|
|10/10||7:30 PM||HOME||Silver||Walton||Alpharetta High School||W 32-20|
|10/15||7:30 PM||HOME||Black||Centennial||Alpharetta High School||L 8-36|
|10/17||7:30 PM||AWAY||Silver||Chattahoochee||Chattahoochee High School||W 36-8|
|10/22||7:30 PM||HOME||Black||Northview||Alpharetta High School||W 40-12|
|10/29||7:00 PM||AWAY||Black||Lassiter||Johns Creek High School||W 25-0|
8th GRADE JR RAIDER FOOTBALL STAFF
- COACHING STAFF: We have a wonderful coaching staff that loves football, is committed to the program and whose purpose is to make each player a better young man. We are volunteers. The coaches are the following:
- Alex Rahm (Head Coach) – firstname.lastname@example.org and 678-923-6791.
- Garrett McKey –email@example.com.
- Dave Gadecki – firstname.lastname@example.org.
- Rob Gilliom – email@example.com.
- Mark Johnson – firstname.lastname@example.org.
- Charlie Feehan – email@example.com
- Winston Tamisin – firstname.lastname@example.org
- Mike Kaplan – email@example.com
- Percy Lidback – firstname.lastname@example.org
- Team Manager – Lisa Kaplan – email@example.com
About Head Coach: Alex Rahm
- We are thrilled to announce that Alex Rahm will return as the coach for the 8th grade team. Alex has deep roots in the local athletic community and brings a great deal of credibility, experience, and continuity to the Jr. Raider program.
- Alex has over 9 years of youth football coaching experience in the Alpharetta area, with multiple Championship teams. In 2009-2011, Alex coached the 6th, 7th and 8th grade Jr. Raiders. Alex was also elected 2012 Middle School Coach of the Year.
- Alex is a phenomenal individual, coach, and friend of the Alpharetta Jr. Raiders and we are confident the Jr. Raider program will benefit from his service and experience.