Steubenville High School
Alumni Spotlight
Sunday, April 22, 2018

We are the Pride, We are the Tradition,
We are BIG RED!
Ralph Petrella 'Class of 2006'
                THEN- 2006                                                   NOW- 2018
Ralph Petrella, 2006 Big Red graduate is the Head Lady Raiders Basketball Strength and Conditioning Coach at Texas Tech University. Ralph is responsible for all aspects of sports performance for the team. This consists of developing and implementing the strength and conditioning program as well as in game heart rate and GPS monitoring /data analytics.

Significant Achievements
Bachelor of Science from West Liberty University in Exercise Physiology
Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist through the National Strength and Conditioning Association
Functional Movement Screen Certified
Reflexive Performance Reset Certified

Favorite high school memory
Winning a State Championship in Football

Advice to the Class of 2018
Absorb as much information as you can from a mentor at SHS, find something you love to do and pursue it no matter the pay or the work involved in it.
Ralph-Thank you for your dedication and commitment to Steubenville City Schools! We are excited to share your success story with all of Big Red Nation!
Big Red Nation is so proud!
Are you a proud Steubenville High School Graduate?
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