The New Rochelle Huguenots football team won Saturday’s home conference game against Ramapo by a score of 34-6. The Ramapo Gryphons also lost another conference game at home last Friday at the hand of the visiting Mount Vernon
Recently released Ravens running back, Ray Rice attends New Rochelle high school football game Saturday with his wife Janay and daughter. At the invitation of coach, over objections of NRHS Principal Reggie Richardson, Rice makes his first public appearence since elevator tape surfaced.
“The New Rochelle football program is a very strong program, and once you’re a member of that program, you’re a member of that program for life,” coach Lou DiRienzo said, who invited Rice to game. “Ray is a part of our family and a part of this program, and that’s why I’m very happy that he’s here today. He made a mistake — and he made a very terrible mistake — but I know the character of the man, and he will rise from this.”
Receiving nuthin but love in the hometown, Ray came enjoyed the game and left quietly without talking to the mass media presence primarily there to get the first glimpse of the New Rochelle native since the fallout from the tape.