Riverview Middle School opens gym for football players for fall

Riverview Middle School, in Huntington, is offering voluntary open-gym sessions for boys and girls in seventh and eighth grade who plan on playing football at the school in the upcoming season.

Football skills and fundamentals will be taught during the sessions.

To participate in these sessions, students are required to have a physical turned in to Coach Claude Weese by the first session on Monday, July 15. Weese will begin accepting physicals at 4 p.m. that day, at the pavilion located next to the school’s practice field.

Sessions will be held July 17, 19, 29, 30, 31 and Aug. 1, 2 and 5 from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m.

The Riverview football team’s schedule is as follows: Aug. 20, vs. New Haven, 5 p.m.; Sept. 4, at Leo, 5 p.m.; Sept. 10, vs. Crestview, 5 p.m.; Sept. 17, at Paul Harding, 5 p.m.; Sept. 24, vs. Bellmont, 5 p.m.; Oct. 1, vs. Norwell, 5 p.m.; Oct. 8, at East Noble, 5 p.m.; Oct. 15, Northeast 8 Conference Tournament, TBA; and Oct. 16, Northeast 8 Conference Tournament, TBA.

For more information, contact Coach Weese at 355-8658 or armycweese@yahoo.com.