Riverdale High School is a public high school operated by the Rutherford County School system located in the southwestern part of Murfreesboro, Tennessee, It is located on Warrior Drive which intersects with South Church Street (US 231 South). Riverdale is one of the older high schools in Murfreesboro, along with Oakland (the brother school) which was also built in 1972 -- currently 39th year. It is home to 12 academic Departments, 40 Extra Curricular Clubs, and 19 TSSAA Athletic Teams. Throughout the area, Riverdale is known for its state championship football team.
Football – The Riverdale football team have won four 5-A state championships in the years of 1994, 1997, 2001, and 2004 under the former head coach, Gary Rankin. The current head coach is Ron Aydelott. He has 5 losses in Regular Season games in three years (06-08). Riverdale continues to dominate their region as well as winning "The Battle of the Boro" back to back in 2009. Riverdale continues to produce outstanding D-1 athletes such as David Spurlock, David Summerall, Travis Lillyental, Chris Mayes, Cody West, and CJ Overton.
Soccer – The Riverdale soccer team is also widely known in the state of Tennessee. The head coach, Ali Armon, has brought the Warriors to District and State tournaments many times. In 2006, they made it to state and lost in the quarterfinals. In 2007 he took his Girls team to the Sectional Game.
Women's Basketball - In 2007, the Riverdale Lady Warriors won......