Orrville High School

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Orrville High School
841 North Ella Street
Orrville, Ohio 44667
United States
Coordinates 40°50′53″N 81°46′14″W / 40.848022°N 81.7706°W / 40.848022; -81.7706Coordinates: 40°50′53″N 81°46′14″W / 40.848022°N 81.7706°W / 40.848022; -81.7706
Type Public, Co-Ed
School district Orrville City Schools
Superintendent Jon Richie
Principal David Sovacool (simultaneously principal of Orrville Middle School)[1]
Grades 9-12
Average class size 100
Language English
Color(s) Red, Black, & White
Athletics conference Principals Athletic Conference
Mascot Rowdy Rider
Nickname Red Riders
Rival Wooster Generals

Orrville High School is a public high school in Orrville, Ohio. It is the only high school in the Orrville City School District. Their nickname is the Red Riders.

Orrville's football rivalry with the Wooster High School Generals is the oldest rivalry in Wayne County, having first met back in 1903.[2] After the 2014 season, the teams have met 104 times. The Generals currently lead the series by a 52-42-9 margin.

Ohio High School Athletic Association State Championships[edit]

Notable alumni and faculty[edit]


  1. ^ "Two schools, one principal in Orrville City Schools," The Daily Record: June 30, 2013
  2. ^ Vasas, Michale Paul (1989). A History of Wayne County Football 1899 to 1988. Collier Printing Company of Wooster, OH. 
  3. ^ a b c OHSAA. "Ohio High School Athletic Association Web site". Retrieved 2006-12-31. 
  4. ^ Yappi. "Yappi Sports Football". Retrieved 2007-02-12. 
  5. ^ Yappi. "Yappi Sports Basketball D3". Retrieved 2007-02-12. 
  6. ^ Yappi. "Yappi Sports Basketball D2". Retrieved 2007-02-12. 

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