RIDGEWOOD, N.J. – The Ridgewood High School boys and girls soccer programs will put their skills on display Saturday when they host Super Soccer Saturday.
The girls freshman, junior varsity and varsity squads will play at RHS Stadium at 9 a.m., 1 p.m. and 5 p.m., respectively. The boys freshman, JV and varsity will play on the same field at 11 a.m., 3 p.m. and 7 p.m., respectively.
The Ridgewood girls varsity, under the direction of head coach Jeff Yearing, is ranked No. 4 in North Jersey by The Record and looks to build on its success from last year, when the team reached the Bergen County semifinals for the second time in 14 years.
The Maroon boys varsity, led by head coach Joe Gyulay, is looking to start the season fast with its first five games against Big North Freedom foes, including 2014 division champion Northern Highlands on Super Soccer Saturday.
Each varsity game (girls at 5 p.m., boys at 7 p.m.) will kick off with an opening ceremony. Singers from the RHS Choir Program will perform the national anthem before both contests.
The festivities will include music, apparel for sale and food concessions. Games will run continuously throughout the day. Admission is free, and all members of the Ridgewood community are encouraged to come out and watch.
The RHS Super Soccer Saturday schedule is as follows:
9 a.m. Girls frosh vs. Passaic Valley
11 a.m. Boys frosh vs. Northern Highlands
1 p.m. Girls JV vs. Northern Highlands
3 p.m. Boys JV vs. Northern Highlands
5 p.m. Girls varsity vs. Northern Highlands (following opening ceremony at 4:45)
7 p.m. Boys varsity vs. Northern Highlands (following opening ceremony at 6:45)
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