Since the re-districting of the Greenbelt, MD school system in 2004, the rivalry between Eleanor Roosevelt and Dr. Henry Wise has only gotten stronger. That tradition continued on Saturday during the Great American Rivalry Series presented by the US Marines. Eleanor Roosevelt’s double overtime 26-20 victory over Dr. Henry Wise was played on an extremely muddy field following a hard rain storm on Saturday morning but the conditions did not deter the intensity of the rivalry.
Isaiah is in his second year on the varsity and attends Roosevelt through the Science and Technology program. He is undecided on what college he wants to attend, but wants to study Accounting and has started his own clothing line
Kyle is a two year letter winner in football and a two year letter winner in basketball where he plays point guard and helped his team to a state title last year. He is also a member of the National Honor Society and Peer Mediator at school.
Stephen played running back and cornerback in this rivalry. He was Captain on the 2008 team. He secured the winning touchdown in Roosevelt’s regular season come from behind victory against Wise. He scored on a 95 yard run in a double overtime lose to Wise in the 2008 Playoffs. Stephon went on to a great career at Penn State where he started at Cornerback for 2 years and was selected All-Conference while at Penn State. In 2013, Stephon was signed by the New England Patriots and is currently an NFL Free Agent.
In Anthony’s 3 years of Varsity Football he played and started in all games versus Eleanor Roosevelt. He was on the first Wise team to beat Eleanor Roosevelt and scored the winning touchdown in Overtime as Wise won it’s first playoff game. Anthony accumulated 3,255 yards and 35 touchdowns in his 3 year career at Wise and was named Offensive Player of the Year in Prince George County. He was a captain and a tremendous role model and leader during his high school career. Anthony went on the play football and graduate from St. Augustine College.