Northern Kentucky River Monsters
Founded 2010
Leagues UIFL
History Northern Kentucky River Monsters (2011-future)
Arena The Bank of Kentucky Center
Based in Highland Heights, Kentucky
Colors Green and Black


Division Titles 0
Championships 0
Head coach Rodney Swanigan
Owner Jill Chitwood
Official Dance Team Monster Bait "The Bait" Dance Crew

The Northern Kentucky River Monsters are a professional indoor football team which began play as a charter member of the Ultimate Indoor Football League for its inaugural 2011 season. The River Monsters are based in Highland Heights, Kentucky, with home games played at The Bank of Kentucky Center.

Though the River Monsters are the first indoor football team in Highland Heights, they are the sixth in the Cincinnati metropolitan area, after the Cincinnati Rockers of the original Arena Football League (1992–1993), the Cincinnati Swarm of arenafootball2 (2003), the Cincinnati Marshals of the National Indoor Football League (2005–2006), the Cincinnati Jungle Kats also of af2 (2007), and the Cincinnati Commandos of the Continental Indoor Football League (2010–present).

Former University of Kentucky star Jared Lorenzen will be the franchise's first General Manager, while former University of Cincinnati running back Ray Jackson is the team's President and Director of Football Operations. Jayson Ameer Rasheed, former Sports Information Director at Thomas More College, is the Director of Media Relations.


Note: W = Wins, L = Losses, T = Ties

Season W L T Finish Playoff results
2011* 2 0 0 T-1st UIFL --

* = Current Standing

2011 SeasonEdit

Regular season scheduleEdit

Date Opponent Home/Away Result
February 25 Canton Cougars Away Won 63-41
March 5 Johnstown Generals Away Won 62-49
March 12 Eastern Kentucky Drillers Away
March 18 Johnstown Generals Home
March 28 Canton Cougars Home
April 1 Huntington Hammer Home
April 9 Canton Cougars Away
April 16 Eastern Kentucky Drillers Home
April 23 Saginaw Sting Home
April 30 Huntington Hammer Away
May 6 Saginaw Sting Away
May 14 Huntington Hammer Home
May 21 Eastern Kentucky Drillers Home
May 28 Eastern Kentucky Drillers Away


Ultimate Indoor Football League
view · talk · edit W L T PCT PF PA STK
Northern Kentucky River Monsters 2 0 0 1.000 125 90 W2
Saginaw Sting 2 0 0 1.000 108 87 W2
Eastern Kentucky Drillers 1 1 0 .500 83 75 W1
Huntington Hammer 1 1 0 .500 67 63 L1
Johnstown Generals 0 2 0 .000 90 121 L2
Canton Cougars 0 2 0 .000 67 104 L2

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