December 6, 2013 -- The Mentor Schools community participated in a fabulous spirit tour send-off for our state bound MHS football team. You can view a collection of photos on our facebook page. GO CARDS!
December 3, 2013 – The Mentor High School football team is heading to the biggest game of the season—the Division 1 State Championship this Saturday at Canton Fawcett Stadium! The game kicks off at 3:00 p.m. with our Fighting Cardinals playing Cincinnati Archbishop Moeller. The Cards became Regional Champions by defeating St. Ed’s 41-38 last Saturday in the State Semifinal game.
Let’s fill the stands at Saturday’s State Championship game with Cardinals fans! Ticket sales begin Wednesday, December 4 at 8:00 a.m. They are $8 presale or $10 at the gate, and all tickets are reserved seating. You can look at a stadium map and pick out available seats at the MHS Athletic Office (please enter through the gymnasium lobby) during the following times:
Wednesday: 8:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Thursday: 8:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. & 5:00 – 7:00 p.m.
Friday: 8:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Questions? Call 974-5304
Mentor Schools will host a spirit tour sendoff on Friday morning for the football team, cheerleaders and several band members. The group will divide so the spirit tour will have time to visit all of our buildings. Our younger students might enjoy dressing in their favorite Cardinals gear to root for the team during the send-off on Friday.
The Redline Club will be selling State Finals apparel beginning Wednesday outside the Athletic Office at MHS. Prices are $10 for a tee shirt, $15 for a long-sleeved tee shirt and $25 for a hoodie until supplies are gone! Here is the shirt design:
The Mentor Police Department will escort the team out of town Saturday morning at 11:15, and we’re hoping to have Cardinals fans line the route (11ish) to cheer for our team! That would be from the stadium (near the one way exit close to the Hopkins/Market intersection) onto Market Street all the way to Center Street. (Past Outback, Honda, Big Lots etc.)
Mentor Lights It Up
Mentor residents and businesses: Leave your lights on Friday into Saturday – or a light on-- to show support for the team! Go Cards!
Other Athletics – Cancelled/Rescheduled
Varsity gray wrestling match vs. Kirtland moved to Wednesday 12/4 at Kirtland at 6pm.
varsity wrestling match vs. Strongsville cancelled and rescheduled for Thursday February 6th at 7pm.
Varsity wrestling at Solon Comet Classic is still on.
Varsity hockey at home vs. Strongsville is still on at 6pm.
Varsity swimming and Diving at home (Spire) vs. Brunswick is still on at 6pm.
Freshman, JV and Varsity boys basketball at Garfield Hts is cancelled and rescheduled for Tuesday January 14th at Garfield Hts beginning at 4:30pm with freshman.
Varsity wrestling at Solon Comet Classis is still on.
JV wrestling dual tournament at Mentor at 9am is still on.
Girls 9th grade basketball at NDCL is cancelled. No reschedule date is set.
Varsity ice hockey at Rocky River is cancelled. No reschedule date is set
Varsity gymnastics at North Royalton is cancelled. No reschedule date is set.
Girls JV and varsity basketball vs. Solon has been moved to Friday 12/6 starting at 6pm.
JV ice hockey vs. Gilmour is cancelled. No make up date is set.
Freshman, JV and varsity boys basketball games at home vs. Shaker Hts is rescheduled for Thursday 12/19 at home. Freshman beginning at 4:30pm.