News and Announcements
Dynamites will not participate in the Jamboree.
All levels should wear full pads, their game pants (gold stripe down the side), purple socks, cleats, the new gold practice jersey and helmet.
Superlights and Lightweights should arrive at the field at 9:00 to warm-up. Their scrimmages will begin at 10:00.
*Superlights will scrimmage on the game field. Lightweights will scrimmage on the practice field.
JV and Varsity should arrive at the field at 10:00 to warm-up. Their scrimmages will begin about 11:30.
*JV will scrimmage on the game field. Varsity will scrimmage on the practice field.
We are in need of volunteers in the concession stand during all times of the day. If you are able to help, please let us know.
First week of practice
The 2019 season will officially be underway tonight!
Practice begins tonight 5:30pm – 7:30pm, and will be Tuesday & Thursday .
Cheer should wear athletic/comfortable shorts/t-shirts to practice with tennis shoes.
Football players should wear athletic style shorts/t-shirts, w/the yellow practice jersey, football cleats & helmet w/mouth piece.
We can’t wait to get this season started!
It is with great sadness that we share the news of the loss of Dave Brattin. Dave has been a big part of the Lions organization since the mid 90s as a Coach, Board Member, and mentor; and volunteered countless hours wherever needed. We will miss him on the field this year.
Visitation is tonight, 7/5 at Clancy Gernon in Kankakee at 3pm until the 6pm memorial service.
We will be hosting our annual Football & Cheer Camps as follows:
- Saturday, May 11th from 10am – 12pm
- Saturday, June 22nd from 10am – 12pm
Camp is FREE and open to all area kids entering K – 8th grade in Fall 2019.