News and Announcements
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.
Come to Taco John’s on Kennedy Drive from 5-7pm on Wednesday, 10/10
50% of your entire purchase will be given to the Lions!
Show the cashier this flyer printed or on mobile device, or mention the organization’s name to the cashier.
1) We had a great week 1 of the playoffs – JV & Varsity both won and will be moving on to the next round. Congratulations!
2) Congratulations to our cheer squads for their performances at competition today! JV & Varsity both took 1st Place! Lightweights finish in 2nd Place! The Lions Cheerleaders also received the Spirit Stick! Congratulations!
3) As is has been getting darker earlier, practice this week will change to Monday, Tuesday, Thursday & Friday from 5 – 6:30pm for Football. No cheer practice this week, but see times below for games next weekend.
4) Dynamites: Please return your equipment during practice from 5 – 6:30pm on Monday or Tuesday night this week!
5) Wednesday will be our fundraiser at Taco John’s on Kennedy. Visit from 5-7pm and they will donate 50% to the Bradley Lions! (Bring the printed flyer or show on your mobile device.)
6) Next weekend is Playoffs Round 2! Games are as follows:
• Superlights: Saturday, 10/13, 10am vs Steger @ Home
• JV: Saturday, 10/13, 2:30pm vs IJP @ Home
• Lightweights: Sunday, 10/14, 11:30am vs Morris @ Morris
• Varsity: Sunday, 10/14, 1pm vs Monee @ Morris
7) As we are hosting the Saturday playoff games next weekend, we are looking for volunteers in the concession stand. Please help out if you can!
Updated 10/1/18: Superlights will scrimmage Tuesday, 10/1 at 5:30pm at Herscher. Herscher Youth Football field is on the corner of S. Park Rd and Jeanette Street.
• What a fun and busy Lions weekend! We hosted a fun homecoming parade Friday evening and the homecoming festivities continued into Saturday. Congratulations to our Superlights who won Saturday and finished the season undefeated! Congratulations to all of our Homecoming Kings, Queens, Princes, and Princesses!
• Congratulations to our 8th graders who were honored with their parents on Saturday. We thank you for choosing the Lions, and being a part of our family.
• Football practice continues this week Monday, Tuesday, Thursday from 5 – 7pm.
• Lightweights will be scrimmaging Herscher Thursday evening in Herscher from 5:30 – 7:30pm.
• Cheer competition practice is as follows:
o Dynamites: Mon, Thurs, Fri 5-6pm at Bradley West
o Superlights: Mon, Thurs, Fri 5-7pm at Bradley West & Tuesday 5-6:30pm at Bradley East
o Lightweights: Mon, Thurs, Fri 5-7pm at Bradley East & Tuesday 6-7:30pm at Bradley East
o JV: Mon, Thurs, Fri 6-8pm at Bradley West & Tuesday 6:30-8pm at Bradley East
o Varsity: Mon, Thurs, Fri 6-8pm at Bradley East & Tuesday 5-6:30 at Bradley East
• Next week, 10/6, is Round 1 of the Playoffs which will be hosted by Steger. Congratulations to our Superlights & Lightweights who have received a bye. Game time for JV & Varsity will be announced Tuesday evening.
• Sunday, 10/7 is cheer competition hosted by Monee. We wish all of our cheer squads the best of luck this week!
• Save the Date: Wednesday, 10/10 will be a fundraiser at Taco John’s on Kennedy Drive. 50% of purchases made will go to the Lions!
• We had a gorgeous Saturday at Steger, and all our Lions teams won! Great performance by all cheer squads as well!
• Please drop off your bag of candy for the homecoming parade to the concession stand this week!
• Practice continues this week Monday, Tuesday, and Thursday from 5pm – 7pm.
• The homecoming parade will be Friday at 5:30pm. Lineup is at 5:15 on South Forest Avenue (1 block East of Kennedy Drive). The parade will travel down Broadway and end at the Lions field. Pick up your child there after the parade. BBCHS, Bishop McNamara, and Kankakee High School are all celebrating their homecoming this weekend as well, so we invite you to cheer on your favorite high school team in their homecoming game after the parade!
• We will be hosting Monee on Saturday, 9/29 for the final regular season game of the season, as well as celebrating Homecoming & 8th grade day!
• Homecoming king, queen, prince, and princess will be announced at halftime of the Lightweight, JV, and Varsity games.
• 8th grade football players & cheerleaders will be honored prior to the Varsity game.
• Wednesday, 9/26 is the Paint Night Fundraiser at Brickstone led by local artist Andrew Palmer from 6 – 9pm. Cost is $30 and we will be painting two wooden pumpkins with proceeds going back to the Lions. Please RSVP if you haven’t yet by commenting below. Thanks!