On Saturday, the Red Raiders lost a tough game with Holliston 21-18. Though the scoring didn’t go in our favor, the team played hard and proved that they deserve to be ranked among the best teams in the state. To read more about the game, click the links below.
Barnstable football has been getting lots of great press coverage this week! Tune in to WBZ tonight at 7:00 for Patriots All Access to see Coach Jatkola receive his award.
You can also read about two of our captains by clicking the links below:
Tomorrow, the Red Raiders will travel to Holliston for a morning game. Kick-off is at 10:00. The freshman game has been postponed.
Sep 17, 2019 – Hyannis, MA. Barnstable High School Head Varsity Football Coach Ross Jatkola has been named the New England Patriots High School Coach of the Week for the team’s dominant victory over Braintree High School on Saturday.
New England Patriots Executive Director of Community Affairs and NFL Hall of Fame Member Andre Tippett presented the award and a $1,000 donation to the football program to Coach Jatkola at a ceremony in the main gymnasium attended by family, friends, staff, and football and cheer team members.
On Saturday, the Red Raiders defeated the Braintree Wamps 44-0. Barnstable is now ranked #10 in the state by the Boston Globe!
You can read the Cape Cod Times’ article about the game by clicking the link below:
In addition, Senior Captain Brian Frieh, has been named as one of the “Stars of the Week” by the Boston Herald, and as one of the “Players of the Week” by the Boston Globe for his 154 yards and two touchdowns in the non-League win.
Barnstable football has a new online store for shirts, pants, shorts, etc. The team will receive a portion of all sales. We will still have merchandise at all home games.
Due to the impending storm the JV & Freshmen games for Saturday have been cancelled. The Varsity game is still tomorrow at 6. We hope to see you there.
Go Big Red!
Cheerleading Families, this year the team will have dinners on the nights before the varsity games. Please consider hosting one of the dinners! You can sign up here:
The home opener is in five days! This will be an exciting, but busy week for the Red Raider Family. Here are some schedule notes to keep everyone in the loop:
Tuesday- The QBC will meet in the junior/senior cafeteria at the high school at 6:30. The group will prep for the home opener and will discuss other business.
Thursday– The varsity team will gather at the Burkes’ house in West Barnstable for a Varsity Team Dinner (Time TBA)
Friday- Home Opener against Xaverian!! The game starts at 6:00, but we need help with snack bar set-up, merchandise, and other assorted odd jobs. If you are able to help with set-up or at the snack bar/merchandise table during the game, please sign up here:
Saturday- The freshmen and JV players will host Xaverian at 10:00 and 12:00 respectively. If you are able to help at the snack bar, please sign up here:
August 27, 2019 — Barnstable High School Head Varsity Football Coach Ross Jatkola announced today the names of the players who have been selected as Captains for the 2019 Red Raiders. The six seniors selected are; #5 TE/LB Harry Lanman, #8 QB/CB Nick Wilson, #10 TE/DE Colby Burke, #23 RB/LB Brian Frieh, #68 OL/DL Alex “Salad” Saladino and #73 OL/DL Declan Moriarty.
To learn more about the 2019 Team Captains and the rest of this year’s senior class click here.