The Athletic Department at Rutherford High School, headed by Mr. David Frazier, has enjoyed long and continued success in interscholastic sporting activities. Having won league, county, and state titles in many sports, Rutherford has established its name in high school athletics.
Rutherford High School is a member of the North Jersey Interscholastic Conference (NJIC). The Bulldogs spent the first decade in the Colonial Division. Following the pandemic, divisions were realigned and the Bulldogs are now proud members of the National Division (which consists of: Rutherford HS, Harrison HS, Lyndhurst HS, North Arlington HS, Secaucus HS, & Weehawken HS) . Information on our conference can be found here (NJIC – njicathletics.org).
We the Rutherford High School Athletic Department, as dedicated professionals, believe that through sport student/athletes can be prepared for real world situations. As a department, we strive to improve our programs and the student/athletes who are entrusted to us by fundamentally preparing our athletes for life, both on and off the athletic field, and emphasizing the following values: