Ridge Football 2017


Football Schedule

Welcome incoming 7th and returning 8th graders to the Lakota Ridge Jr. School Football program. If you are interested in joining the football team, please attend an informational meeting with your parents on Wednesday, May 3rd at 6:00 PM in the Ridge cafeteria. 


Any interested 7th grade athletes should email Coach Leimberger:

Any interested 8th grade athletes should email
Coach Alles:  

Expectations– As a student athlete you must abide by all student rules during and after school hours on school grounds. We expect no more than a positive role model at all times while being a part of this program. You are a STUDENT athlete first, so we expect you to perform above average in the class room. If you perform above average in the class room you will also perform above average on the football field.

Our coaching staff consists of years of experience. We all have the tools and the teaching to make you a better student athlete on and off the field. If you give us the opportunity to teach and the lead the way, you will be successful.


Prior to attending summer workouts, athletes should be register on Final Forms at  Physicals can be turned in to the office prior to tryouts or can be turned in to the coach at the initial meeting. 

** In order to participate in summer workouts, a student must have the physical form AND be registered on Final Forms. **

Participation Fees

Participation Fees for the 2017 football season are $150.  This fee MUST BE PAID PRIOR to the first game.  Failure to pay will result in removal from the team

Scholarships are available, but are not guaranteed.  More information can be found at the West Chester Community Foundation website.  However, please be prepared to pay the entire fee should you not be chosen.

Coaching Staff

You can contact our coaching staff at any time if you have any questions, comments, or concerns. Read about our talented coaching staff in our Football Coaching Bios

8th Grade Coaches:

*Chris Alles:      

Mike Lovell:

Ken Jones:

7th Grade Coaches:

*Zach Leimberger:

David Babb:

Russ Turner:

* denotes HEAD coach