News and Announcements
As this season has come to an end, I’d like to thank the Board members, and all of our football & cheer coaches and other volunteers who put in countless hours to make the Bradley Lions a success!
If you see any of these people, please try to take a minute and say thanks!
President: Dan Doris
1st VP: Mike McCue
2nd VP: Debbie Caza
Treasurer: Monica Uribe
Secretary: Kenita Morris
Economic Development: Brittany Matern
Athletic Director: Jason Bennett
Cheer Director: Jenna Markel
Larry Walker Sr
Equipment Managers: Mandy Bennett & Renee McCue
Groundskeeper: Bill Kocsis & Jim Cooper
Concessions: Debbie Caza & Elaine Doris
Announcer: Jim Cooper
Dynamite Football Coaches: Caleb Henderson, Pat Heusing, Steve Fleischman
Superlight Football Coaches: Mike Harre, Don McCarty, Brock Cailteux, Kobe Sands
Lightweight Football Coaches: Jeremy Jeck, Rick Baud, Brock Gabel, Josh Ramirez
JV Football Coaches: Cody Reinbold, Gary Roseborough, Steve Reinbold, Larry Walker Jr.
Varsity Football Coaches: Edwin Darr, Ray Bednarczyk, Larry Walker Sr.
Dynamite Cheer Coaches: Candace Garcia, Amanda Rattin
Superlight Cheer Coaches: Erin Tennant, Shelbie Collett, Michelle Stanhibel
Lightweight Cheer Coaches: Jennifer Russow, Diane Fiello
JV Cheer Coaches: Jessica Pizur, Sandy Blanton
Varsity Cheer Coaches: Ray Heavener
If I forgot anyone, it was not intentional. Please let me know & I will get you added. We are so blessed to have so many wonderful volunteers!
Thank you all!
2) Awards Ceremony will be Friday, 11/2 at 6pm at Bradley Central Middle School.
Check out 2018 Bradley Lions photos here with option to purchase:
1) On Saturday our Superlights won their 2nd consecutive Superbowl! They defeated Monee 38-0. Congratulations to our players & coaches on an outstanding season!
2) We would also like to congratulate our Lightweight team and coaches. They were defeated 6-0 in the Superbowl by Monee. It was an exciting game and they fought hard. Great job!
3) Football equipment return for all players except IVY Bowl representatives will be Monday, Tuesday, and Thursday from 5:30 – 7:30pm. Players may keep their socks, and remove the helmet sticker with the players name as well. Please wash the uniforms before returning.
4) Cheer uniform return is Tuesday & Wednesday from 6 – 7:30pm.
5) IVY Bowl practice will be Tuesday, Wednesday, & Thursday at 6pm in Morris. The IVY Bowl game is next Saturday, 10/27 at 2pm in Monee.
6) A long awaited project was kicked off this week as thanks to Kankakee Nursery & Ray Tebo, we have some new trees planted around our field! Also, thank you to Jeremy Beseke, Phil Kirchner, & Kobe Beseke for helping plant the trees this week.
7) On behalf of the Board of Directors, thank you to all of our Lions families for choosing the Bradley Lions. We look forward to having you all back next year!
1) Congratulations to our Superlights & Lightweights for their big playoff victories earning them a trip to the Super Bowl next week! The Super Bowl games will be Saturday in Monee, and we invite all of our Lions families to come and cheer them on!
• Superlights 9:30am vs Monee
• Lightweights 11:00am vs Monee
2) Unfortunately, the season ended for our JV and Varsity this weekend. We are so very proud of all of our Lions. For our 8th graders that played or cheered their last game as a Lion, we thank you for choosing to be a part of the Lions family. Whether you were here for 1 year or 9, each of you represented your team with pride and hard work, and we know that will serve you well as you move on to high school.
3) Uniform return for Dynamites, JV, and Varsity will be Monday or Tuesday from 5 – 6:30pm.
4) Superlights & Lightweights will practice Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, & Friday from 5 – 6:30pm. No practice this week for cheer, but see the times above for game times next Saturday.