For the fourth year in a row, Ravenscroft's student-led fundraising team for Crucial Catch has been recognized as the top fundraising school in the nation, exceeding their goal of $30,000 by more than $6,000, and once again winning the prestigious Pink Cleat Award.
Coach Long joined the faculty at Ravenscroft in the fall of 1984, teaching physical education in the Lower and Middle school. He currently teaches grades 1-4 and grade 8 P.E. along with a health unit in eighth grade. He received his B.S. from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro where he played baseball for the Spartans. Coach Long is currently the Head Coach of the J.V. football team and Head Coach of the J.V. baseball team. He formerly was the Head coach of the Varsity baseball team, earning recognition as the 2004 NCISAA Coach of the Year. Coach Long also works at many of Ravenscroft’s summer camps including the football, basketball, and baseball camps.