Junior Varsity Red Raiders Battle Dennis-Yarmouth

#65 Offensive Lineman, Matt Finnegan blocks a Dennis-Yarmouth defender, enabling a great run from #47 Running Back, Akio Todd (Photography courtesy of Lori Fitzpatrick)


The Barnstable High School Red Raiders Junior Varsity football team lost a very hard fought battle to the Dennis-Yarmouth Dolphins with a final score of 18 to 20 on November 5, 2016. For fantastic photos of this exciting Red Raider JV game, visit Lori Fitzpatrick’s album by clicking the following link: JV Barnstable vs. Dennis-Yarmouth.

Great game, gentlemen!!!!

Barnstable Red Raider Cheerleaders Place Second in Old Colony League, Head to Regionals!


(Left to Right): Ashley O’Neil, Taylor Coombs, Taylor Tibbets, Kate Rose Cazeault, Tanaya Taylor, Lyric Edwards, Katelynn Tivey, Mateya Donalson, Mya Pires, Molly Rooney, Jessica Berry, Morgan Carter, Emma Barrett, Erin Rooney, Amy Kristofferson, and Olivia Moos (Photography Courtesy of Hope Taylor)


The Barnstable High School Varsity Red Raider Cheerleading Squad placed second in today’s Old Colony League Cheerleading Competition. Through their teamwork, sportsmanship, spirit, and athleticism, our fantastic cheering squad qualified to compete in the Massachusetts Southeast Regional Cheerleading Competition. More information to follow.


Varsity “Players of the Game” Announced for Barnstable vs. Plymouth North Football Game of November 4th.


Meet the Defensive Line of the Varsity Barnstable Red Raiders! (Bottom Left to Right): #57 Rory Dwyer, #10 Chris Weber, #74 Zach Morgan, #44 Tahir Taylor (Top Left to Right): #53 Crawford McCabe, Coach Mike Dwyer, #73 Jack Kennedy (Photography is courtesy of Jessica Dwyer)


Barnstable Red Raider “Players of the Game” for the Varsity match-up of Barnstable vs. Plymouth North on November 4, 2016, were recently announced on MAXPREPS.


Barnstable — 38

Plymouth North — 27


Overall Player of the Game: #44 TAHIR TAYLOR, Defensive Line, Fullback 

“With three touchdowns to his credit – including one rushing, one receiving and one fumble return of 20 yards – as well as his stellar play on defense throughout the evening, there is little doubt that the player of the game was senior Tahir Taylor.”


Offensive Player of the Game: #17 BRYCE CONROY, Quarterback

“BHS Quarterback Bryce Conroy went 23-38 passing for 218 yards and tossed three touchdowns with no interceptions on the night. He also ran for 13 yards and booted a pair of tremendous punts under pressure, including a 46-yarder.”


Defensive Player of the Game: #12 CHRIS STILES, Outside Linebacker

“While numerous players contributed on defense in Barnstable’s 38-27 victory over Plymouth North, it was defensive back and co-captain Chris Stiles who collected (6) solo tackles and five assisted tackles while picking off a pass for a return of 35 yards.”


Special Teams Player of the Game: #81 GUI BEZERRA, Kicker

“Gui Bezerra went 5-5 on PAT attempts and nailed a 25-yards field goal while amassing 184 yards on kickoffs including a 55-yarder.”



Varsity Football Team Pot-Luck Dinner — Thursday, November 3rd!



The Taylor Family will be hosting a Varsity Football Team Pot-Luck Dinner to be held in the Senior Cafeteria at Barnstable High School after football practice on November 3rd. Everyone is pitching in by bringing either a main dish, appetizer, or dessert. Drinks are covered. Many people have connected with the Taylors already about what is being contributed, but if not, feel free to send along an email to blvonstaats@gmail.com.

Gentlemen, bring you appetites!!!

Junior Varsity Red Raiders Defeat Dartmouth Indians 22 to 0!


Matt Turner catches the football and impressively keeps possession. See photo gallery. YIKES!!! (Photography by Lori Fitzpatrick)



The Barnstable High School Red Raiders Junior Varsity football team defeated the Dartmouth High School Indians with a final score of 22 to 0 on  October 24, 2016, at home. For fantastic photos of this exciting Red Raider victory, visit Lori Fitzpatrick’s album highlighting the game by clicking the following link: Barnstable J.V vs. Dartmouth.

Congratulations, gentlemen!!!!

Varsity “Players of the Game” Announced for Barnstable vs. Weymouth Football Game of October 28th.



When Barnstable faced Weymouth last night, it was the first time the teams competed against one another in 20 years. The towns also do not face each other in youth football. Given this, the game was especially exciting for the families of these young men. (Far Left: #5 Mark Murphy with his cousin, #51 Lou Cocozza —- Far Right: #45 Devin O’Brien with his cousin, #33 Joshua von Staats)


Barnstable Red Raider “Players of the Game” for the Varsity match-up of Barnstable vs. Weymouth on October 28, 2016, were recently announced on MAXPREPS.


Barnstable Red Raiders — 38

Weymouth Wildcats — 18


Overall Player of the Game: #22 ZEB TILTON, Wide Receiver 

“Zeb Tilton tied the BHS school record for an individual game receiving with 167 yards on five catches, as well as scoring three touchdowns. He also rushed once for 5 yards giving him 172 total yards on the evening. His 167 yards tied with Tedaro France for fifth most in a game by a Red Raider receiver.”


Offensive Player of the Game: #17 BRYCE CONROY, Quarterback

“Quarterback Bryce Conroy went 13-24 on the evening with a pair of touchdown passes and one rushing for 34 yards while throwing one interception. He also punted once for 25 yards.”


Defensive Player of the Game: #33 JOSHUA VON STAATS, Middle Linebacker

“Junior Josh von Staats collected 10 tackles in all on the evening, including five solo hits and five assisted.”


Special Teams Player of the Game: #81 GUI BEZERRA, Kicker

“Placekicker Gui Bezerra kicked a 30-yard field goal and collected four PATs while amassing 158 yards in kickoff yardage on the night.”



An Important Message from Red Raider Almuni, Andre Barboza-Penn

Editor’s Note: The community resource referenced below is a joint initiative of the Town of Barnstable, “People of Action”, and the Barnstable Police Department. All are welcome.



“We are all trying to cope with the recent tragic losses in our community. At this time it is important to be there for each other. With great help from Chief MacDonald, our group has set up grief counselors for anyone in the community who wishes to talk to someone. They will be at the Hyannis Youth Center tomorrow, October 26th at 2:00 PM and again at 3:30 PM.”

Location: Hyannis Youth and Community Center, 141 Bassett Lane, Hyannis, MA. 

A Message of Condolence from the Falmouth High School Clippers Quarterback Club



On behalf of the Falmouth Clipper Quarterback Club, the Falmouth High School football team and the community of Falmouth, we would like to express our sincere condolences to you, Barnstable Red Raider Nation and the family and friends of the five young adults who passed in the tragic accident early Monday morning. Our peace we give to you all during this time of loss and sadness.

Steve Moulton
Falmouth Clipper Quarterback Club President

A Message of Condolence from the Barnstable Quarterback Club



The Barnstable Quarterback Club extends are thoughts and prayers tonight to the families, friends and all who loved Red Raiders Kraig Diggs and Jordan Galvin-Dutras, as well all souls lost in this morning’s tragic accident. Our Red Raider Nation mourns with you.

Warmest Blessings,

John Hardy, President