Bronx Ravens Youth Tackle Football: My Site News

Thursday, September 6
BRONX RAVENS CHOSEN FOR HELMET PROTECTION GRANT BY USA FOOTBALL & THE NFL

THE BRONX RAVENS WHERE CHOSEN BY USA FOOTBALL, THE NFL, AND THE NY GIANTS FOR A HELMET PROTECTION GRANT. THIS GRANT IS GIVEN TO ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED PROGRAMS WHOS HELMETS WERE AFFECTED BY PRESIDENT OBAMAS NEW HELMET LAW WHICH DOESN'T ALLOW THE USE OF HELMETS THAT ARE 10 YEARS OLD OR OLDER. 

THE BRONX RAVENS RECEIVED A GRANT TO REPLACE OVER 50 HELMETS. THE UPGRADE GAVE THE PROGRAM A COMBINATION OF RIDDELL SPEED HELMETS AND ATTACK I'S WHICH IMMEDIATELY IMPACTED THE SAFETY OF ALL OF ITS PLAYERS.

THE BRONX RAVENS WOULD LIKE TO THANK USA FOOTBALL, THE NFL, AND THE NY GIANTS FOR ALL OF ITS HELP AND SUPPORT OVER THE LAST 2 YEARS. 



Thursday, September 6
BRONX RAVENS CHOSEN AS A NATIONAL FINALIST FOR USA FOOTBALL EQUIPMENT GRANT

THE BRONX RAVENS WERE THE RECIPIENTS OF A USA FOOTBALL GRANT WHICH GAVE THE BRONX RAVENS A $1,000 UNIFORM GRANT. THIS GRANT WAS USED TO HELP THE EXPANSION OF THE NEW DIVISIONS ADDED IN 2012. 

THE BRONX RAVENS PEE WEE PROGRAM WILL BENEFIT FROM THIS GRANT.

ONCE AGAIN, ITS AN HONOR TO RECEIVE THIS GRANT BECAUSE PROGRAMS FROM ALL OVER THE USA APPLY FOR THIS GRANT AND TO BE CHOSEN OUT OF ALL OF THESE PROGRAMS FROM ACROSS THE USA IS A BLESSING.

THANK YOU USA FOOTBALL! 



Thursday, September 6
BRONX RAVENS PARTICIPATE IN THE HELMET PROTECTION TOUR

THE BRONX RAVENS YOUTH TACKLE FOOTBALL PROGRAM PARTICIPATED IN THE USA FOOTBALL, NFL, NY GIANTS HELMET PROTECTION TOUR. THIS PROGRAM WAS DESIGNED TO INCREASE AWARENESS ON CONCUSSIONS, SAFETY, PROPPER TACKLING TECHNIQUES, AND PROPPER FITTING OF HELMETS.

PLAYERS, PARENTS, AND COACHES PARTICIPATED AND GOT A LOT OF VALUABLE INFORMATION FROM THE PROGRAM. THIS TOUR WAS SET UP IN THE 4 CITIES WHICH WERE CHOOSEN AS PART OF THE PILOT PROGRAM THAT WAS CONDUCTED BY USA FOOTBALL, THE NFL, AND THE NEW YORK GIANTS IN NEW YORK, SAN FRANCISCO, CLEVELAND, AND NEW ORLEANS TO INCREASE PLAYER SAFETY AND AWARENESS. 



Thursday, September 6
BRONX RAVENS MITEY MITE WINS 6 YEAR OLD LOCAL COMPETITION FOR NFL PUNT, PASS, AND KICK

BRONX RAVENS PLAYER OF THE YEAR IN THE MITEY MITE DIVISION, DEVON JORDAN FROM THE MITEY MITES PROGRAM WON THE 6 YEAR OLD LOCAL COMPETITION FOR THE NFL'S PUNT, PASS, AND KICK COMETITION. DURING HIS WEEK AT THE NY GIANTS YOUTH FOOTBALL CAMP AT THE IONA GRAMMAR SCHOOL IN NEW ROCHELLE, NY DEVON JORDAN BEAT OUT ABOUT 30 COMPETITIORS WHO WERE COMPETING AGAINST HIM.

DEVON JORDAN WILL NOW ATTEND THE REGIONAL CHAMPIONSHIPS FOR THE NFL'S PUNT, PASS, AND KICK COMPETITION AT MET LIFE STADIUM  IN WHICH HE WILL COMPETE AGAINST KIDS HIS AGE FROM THE TRI-STATE AREA. THE COMPETITION WILL BE HELD DURING HALFTIME OF A NY GIANTS HOME GAME.

GOOD LUCK AND MAKE US ALL PROUD BECAUSE YOU ARE REPRESENTING THE

 BRONX RAVENS & THE BRONX! 



Thursday, September 6
BRONX RAVENS SEND 4 PLAYERS TO NY GIANTS YOUTH FOOTBALL CAMP VIA SCORES 4 SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM

THE BRONX RAVENS SENT FOUR OF ITS PLAYERS JULY 23 - JULY 27, 2012 TO THE NEW YORK GIANTS YOUTH FOOTBALL CAMP HELD AT THE IONA GRAMMAR SCHOOL IN NEW ROCHELLE, NY.

THE BRONX RAVENS SENT PLAYERS FROM EACH OF ITS DIVISIONS AND ALL 4 PLAYERS DID AN OUTSTANDING JOB DURING THE WEEK. DURING THIS PERIOD TWO OF THE BRONX RAVENS PLACED OR WON THE NFL'S PUNT, PASS, AND KICK COMPETITION. DEVON JORDAN 6, WON THE 6 YEAR OLD BRACKET AND IS NOW HEADING TO THE REGIONALS AT MET LIFE STADIUM AND JAHQUAN SPENCER TOOK 3RD PLACE FOR THE 11 YEAR OLD BRACKET.

COACH EDWARD ROLDAN VOLUNTEERED HIS TIME AS A COACH TO SECURE THE SCHOLARSHIPS FOR THE BRONX RAVENS YOUTH TACKLE FOOTBALL PROGRAM.

THE FOLLOWING BRONX RAVENS ATTENDED:

1) DEVON JORDAN - 6 YEARS OLD - MITEY MITES

2) JAHQUAN SPENCER - 12 YEARS OLD - PEE -WEES

3) SELVIN FORBES - 12 YEARS OLD - JR. MIDGETS

4) TYKKING WILLIAMS - 12 YEARS OLD JUNIOR MIDGETS

 

GREAT JOB GUYS AND WE ARE PROUD OF YOU FOR THE JOB WELL DONE AT CAMP! 



Wednesday, June 27
AGGRESSIVE COMBAT CHAMPIONSHIPS 9 & OUTLAW FIGHTING GEAR, LLC TEAM UP WITH THE BRONX RAVENS TO DO ANNUAL FUNDRAISER FOR THE BRONX RAVENS Y.T.F.L.

ON SATURDAY JUNE 30, 2012 THE AGGRESSIVE COMBAT CHAMPIONSHIPS 9 BEING HELD AT THE FISHKILL RCREATION CENTER @ 793 ROUTE 52 FISHKILL, NY WILL DO A FUNDRAISER FOR THE BRONX RAVENS YOUTH TACKLE FOOTBALL LEAGUE. THE EVENT WILL ALSO INCLUDE THE OUTLAW FIGHTING GEAR, LLC AS A SPONSOR TO THE FUND RAISER. DOORS OPEN AT 6PM AND THE FIGHTS START AT 7PM. COME ON DOWN AND HAVE A GREAT TIME AND SUPPORT THE BRONX RAVENS WHILE YOU ARE THERE.

I WOULD LIKE TO GIVE A SPECIAL THANKS TO EUGENE PEREZ CEO OF AGGRESSIVE COMBAT CHAMPIONSHIPS & CHRISTIAN HOEFLING CEO OF OUTLAW FIGHTING GEAR, LLC FOR PUTTING THIS FUNDRAISER TOGETHER FOR THE BRONX RAVENS.

 

LOCATION: FISHKILL RECREATION CENTER

ADDRESS: 793 ROUTE 52 FISHKILL, NY

TIME: DOORS OPEN AT 6 PM AND FIGHTS START AT 7 PM 



Wednesday, June 27
BRONX RAVENS ARE GEARING UP & SIZING UP FOR HELMETS, SHOULDER PADS , AND UNIFORMS.
IF YOU ARE REGISTERED FOR THE 2012 SEASON MAKE SURE TO COME IN ON A PRACTICE DAY TO BE FITTED FOR YOUR EQUIPMENT & UNIFORMS IMMEDIATELY! THANK YOU FOR COOPERATION IN THIS URGENT MATTER!

Wednesday, June 27
BRONX RAVENS 2012 UPDATED PRACTICE SCHEDULE

IF YOU HAVE REGISTERED FOR THE 2012 SEASON THE NEW PRACTICE SCHEDULE IS AS FOLLOWS:

 

1) THURSDAYS - STARTING JUNE 28, 2012 - 6:30PM TO 8:30 PM @ SOUNDVIEW PARK

 

2) SATURDAYS - STARTING JUNE 30, 2012 - 10AM TO 1 PM @ SOUNDVIEW PARK

 

ANY QUESTIONS CONTACT THE COACHING STAFF! THANK YOU! 



Friday, June 8
BRONX RAVENS RECEIVE $1,000 GRANT FROM USA FOOTBALL EQUIPMENT GRANT FOR NEW UNIFORMS

THE BRONX RAVENS YOUTH TACKLE FOOTBALL PROGRAM WAS CHOOSEN AS A NATIONAL FINALIST FOR THE USA FOOTBALL EQUIPMENT GRANT FOR THE 2012 SEASON.

THE BRONX RAVENS WILL NOW BE ABLE TO PURCHASE $1,000 IN NEW UNIFORMS FROM RAWLINGS FOR THE 2012 SEASON. 

CONGRATULATIONS AND KEEP UP THE GOOD WORK! 



Saturday, May 26
BRONX RAVENS YOUTH TACKLE FOOTBALL LEAGUE NOMINATES & SENDS ITS 12 YEAR OLD JR. MIDGET QUARTERBACK TO USA FOOTBALLS NATIONAL TRYOUTS

THE BRONX RAVENS YOUTH TACKLE FOOTBALL LEAGUE HAS CHOOSEN PIERRE JONES 12, AND STARTING JR. MIDGET QUARTERBACK TO THE USA NATIONAL TRIALS FOR THE UNDER 15 USA TEAM. 

PIERRE JONES HAS WHAT IT TAKES IN AND OUT OF THE CLASSROOM. HIS 91.57 GRADE POINT AVERAGE AND HIS LEADERSHIP ON THE FIELD HAS LEAD HIM TO BE NOMINATED FOR THIS PRESTIGIOUS OPPORTUNITY.  PIERRE JONES IS THE FIRST YOUTH PLAYER FROM THE BRONX, NY TO TRYOUT FOR THIS USA NATIONAL TEAM WHICH WILL PLAY IN AUSTIN, TEXAS THIS SUMMER AGAINST SUCH COUNTRIES AS CANADA, SWEEDEN, GERMANY, ETC.

LETS GIVE PIERRE JONES A WARM SEND OFF AND GOOD LUCK WISHES ON HIS TRYOUT JUNE 1 - JUNE 3, 2012 @ THE MONROE TOWNSHIP HIGH SCHOOL IN MONROE, NJ. GOOD LUCK AND LETS REPRESENT THE BRONX RAVENS, THE BRONX, AND NYC ON THIS HONORABLE JOURNEY YOU ARE ABOUT TO TAKE!............ GO RAVENS! 



Thursday, May 24
15 BRONX RAVENS DEBUT ON THE SPEED CHANNEL SERIES CALLED HARD PARTS SOUTH BRONX

FIFTEEN BRONX RAVENS YOUTH TACKLE FOOTBALL PLAYERS WERE FEATURED LAST NIGHT MAY 24, 2012 ON THE SPEED CHANNEL SERIES CALLED HARD PARTS SOUTH BRONX.

THEY ALL PLAYED STUDENTS WHO ATTENDED P.S. 47. THE OWNER OF B.S.&F. AUTO PARTS JOE HAS HIS SON ENROLLED AT P.S. 47 AND IN THIS SHOW HE PICKS HIM UP IN THE 1981 DELOREAN USED IN THE MOVIE BACK TO THE FUTURE.  THE KIDS DID A GREAT JOB AND MADE EVERYONE AT THE SOUTHEAST BRONX YOUTH COALITION INC. & THE BRONX RAVENS YOUTH TACKLE FOOTBALL LEAGUE VERY PROUD. 

GREAT JOB GUYS AND WAY TO REPRESENT US! WE ALSO WOULD LIKE TO THANK THE PRODUCTION TEAM OF NORTH SOUTH PRODUCTIONS FOR BEING GREAT WITH THE KIDS. 



Thursday, May 24
BRONX RAVENS YOUTH TACKLE FOOTBALL LEAGUE 2012 PAYMENT ARRANGEMENTS ARE DUE NOW!

ALL PARENTS THAT HAVE MADE PAYMENT ARRANGEMENTS FOR THEIR 2012 SEASON REGISTRATION FEES ARE ALL DUE NOW. ALL PAYMENTS ARRANGEMENTS HAVE NOW EXPIRED AND PAYMENTS ARE DUE IMMEDIATELY. DUE TO THE LIMITED ROSTER SPACE OF 35 PLAYERS PER ROSTER IT IS IMPERATIVE THAT THESE PAYMENTS ARE MADE ON SATURDAY JUNE 2, 2012 OR PRIOR TO THAT DATE. IF NOT YOU WILL HAVE TO BE MOVED TO OUR WAITING LIST DUE TO THE HIGH DEMAND FOR PLAYER REGISTRATION. 

THE BRONX RAVENS COACHING STAFF HAS WORKED WITH ALL TO ACCOMMODATE ALL OF OUR PARTICIPANTS NEEDS BUT, THEY ARE DUE IMMEDIATELY SINCE WE ARE FINALLY BEING BILLED BY NYC POP WARNER FOR OUR ANNUAL FEES. OUR SEASON OFFICIALLY STARTS WEDNESDAY AUGUST 1, 2012 @ 6:30PM AT LEHMAN HIGH SCHOOL. 

IT IS ALSO IMPORTANT THAT FROM THIS POINT ON THAT ALL YOUR PAYMENTS ARE PAID IN A TIMELY MANNER. THIS MEANS WHEN DEADLINES ARE SET FOR A SPECIFIC REASON THAT THE PAYMENTS MUST BE MADE ON OR PRIOR TO THAT DATE. WE WILL NOT TOLERATE ANY LATE PAYMENTS WHICH COULD CAUSE THE PROGRAM ANY ABRUPT INTERRUPTIONS IN TRAINING OR GAMES DUE TO THE INABILITY OF NOT PAYING ON TIME. WE WILL ADDRESS THIS ONCE AGAIN AT OUR 1ST ANNUAL PARENTS MEETING.

ONCE AGAIN, THANK YOU TO ALL OF THE PARTICIPANTS WHO HAVE PARTICIPATED IN OUR ANNUAL WINTER TRAINING CAMP AS THEY PREPARE FOR THEIR 2012 SEASON. SO PLEASE ACT NOW AND BRING ALL YOUR FEES CURRENT SO THE PARTICIPANTS CAN RECEIVE THEIR EQUIPMENT ON TIME AND CAN START THEIR 2012 SEASON ON TIME. ANY QUESTIONS FEEL FREE TO CONTACT THE BRONX RAVENS COACHING STAFF.

HAVE A GREAT AND BLESSED 2012 SUMMER VACATION AND LETS GET THOSE PHYSICALS AND REPORT CARDS TURNED IN ON A TIMELY MANNER.  WE ARE 60 DAYS OUT AND THOSE 60 DAYS WILL COME AND GO QUICKLY. 

IF YOUR REGISTRATION FEES ARE PAID ON TIME WE WILL RELEASE EQUIPMENT TO THOSE PAID IN FULL PARTICIPANTS ON SATURDAY JUNE 23, 2012 AT SOUNDVIEW PARK AT 12 NOON. 



Thursday, May 24
BOOMER ESAISON FOUNDATION INVITES BRONX RAVENS YOUTH TACKLE FOOTBALL LEAGUE TO EMPIRE CLASSIC

THE BOOMER ESAISON FOUNDATION HAS INVITED THE BRONX RAVENS YOUTH TACKLE FOOTBALL LEAGUE TO THEIR ANNUAL EMPIRE CLASSIC HELD AT HOFSTRA UNIVERSITY. THIS GAME  FEATURES THE NEW YORK CITY HIGH SCHOOL ALL STARS AGAINST THE LONG ISLAND ALL STARS THE WEEK OF JUNE 16TH, 2012.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN PARTICIPATING THE FIRST 50 PLAYERS & PARENTS WILL BE ALLOWED TO ATTEND THE EVENT. WE WILL MEET AND DEPART FROM SOUNDVIEW PARK AND WILL DROP OFF AT SOUNDVIEW PARK. IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN VOLUNTEERING TO DRIVE PLAYERS OR PARENTS TO THE GAME PLEASE LET THE BRONX RAVENS COACHING STAFF KNOW. THERE WILL BE MORE INFORMATION TO COME ON THIS EVENT. 



Thursday, May 24
BRONX RAVENS YOUTH TACKLE FOOTBALL LEAGUE GOING TO VELOCITY SPEED & PERFORMANCE CENTER FOR SPEED & AGILITY TRAINING

THE BRONX RAVENS YOUTH TACKLE FOOTBALL LEAGUE IN ASSOCIATION WITH USA FOOTBALL WILL BE GOING ON THEIR FIRST TEAM TRAINING TRIP ON SATURDAY JUNE 9TH, 2012 TO THE VELOCITY SPEED & PERFORMANCE CENTER IN ELMSFORD, NY. PRACTICE TIME STARTS AT 2PM SHARP.

WE ARE CURRENTLY LOOKING FOR PARENT VOLUNTEERS TO HELP DRIVE PLAYERS AND PARENTS TO THE FACILITY. DURING THIS TIME THE BRONX RAVENS COACHING STAFF WILL HOST THEIR FIRST ANNUAL PARENTS MEETING WHILE THE PARTICIPANTS ARE IN THEIR SPEED AND AGILITY TRAINING COURSE. THE BRONX RAVENS COACHING STAFF WILL ADDRESS THE INCREASES IN FEES, THE 2012 SEASON, PRACTICE SCHEDULES, AND ANY OTHER OUTSTANDING ISSUES. ALL PLAYERS, PARENTS, AND COACHES WILL MEET AT SOUNDVIEW PARK AT 11:30AM ON SATURDAY JUNE 9TH, 2012 AND DEPART FROM THERE AT 12:30 PM. CAMP AND PARENTS MEETING START AT 2PM. IF YOU HAVE ANY QUESTIONS PLEASE FEEL FREE TO CONTACT THE COACHING STAFF.

HAVE A GREAT, SAFE, AND BLESSED MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND! 

VELOCITY SPEED & PERFORMANCE CENTER


102 Fairview Park Drive  Elmsford, NY 10523
(914) 592-3278

 

 



Monday, March 19
LEHMAN LIONS FOOTBALL ESTABLISHES LOCAL RELATIONSHIP WITH BRONX RAVENS YOUTH TACKLE FOOOTBALL PROGRAM AS ITS YOUTH PARTNER

LEHMAN HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL AND THE BRONX RAVENS YOUTH TACKLE FOOTBALL PROGRAM HAVE SOLIDIFIED THEIR WORKING RELATIONSHIP TO INCREASE YOUTH FOOTBALL PARTICIPATION IN THE BRONX. LEHMAN HIGH SCHOOL HEAD COACH MICHAEL SAUNDS & BRONX RAVENS DIRECTOR EDWARD ROLDAN HAVE ESTABLISHED THE YOUTH RELATIONSHIP TO EXPOSE MORE YOUNG BRONXITES TO YOUTH FOOTBALL.

THE TWO PROGRAMS ARE CURRENTLY WORKING TOGETHER IN THE COMMUNITY TO DEVELOP A NEW LOCATION WHERE HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL & YOUTH FOOTBALL WILL HAVE A LOCATION IN THE BRONX TO PLAY GAMES ON REGULATION SIZE FIELDS, PLAYER DEVELOPMENT MODELS, COMMMUNITY PROJECTS THAT IMPACT THE COMMUNITY, AND GOOD WILL PROGRAMS IN THE COMMUNITIES IT SERVES.

LETS GIVE THE STAFF AT LEHMAN HIGH SCHOOL A WARM WELCOME WHICH INCLUDES ASSISTANT PRINCIPAL & ATHLETIC DIRECTOR DIANE HAMILTON AND HEAD COACH MICHAEL SAUNDS TO THE BRONX RAVENS FAMILY.

WE ARE EXCITED ABOUT THIS NEW RELATIONSHIP AND THE PROJECTS THAT THESE 2 PROGRAMS ARE CURRENTLY WORKING ON TO IMPROVE THE ATHLETIC FACILITIES IN THE BRONX. THEIR OVERALL GOAL IS TO MAKE THE BRONX A STAR LOCATION FOR YOUTH AND HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL AND INCREASE THE NUMBER OF YOUNG PEOPLE PARTICIPATING IN FOOTBALL.



Thursday, March 15
BRONX RAVENS SPONSOR MARK SANTIAGO INC. PLEDGES DOLLAR FOR DOLLAR FUND RAISER FOR BRONX RAVENS YOUTH TACKLE FOOTBALL SO WE NEED YOUR HELP!

LONG TIME BRONX RAVENS ENTHUSIAST AND SUPPORTER MARK SANTIAGO, OWNER OF MARK SANTIAGO INC MADE A PLEDGE TO MATCH DOLLAR FOR DOLLAR TO HELP RAISE $5000 DOLLARS SO HE COULD HELP THE PROGRAM STAY IN COMPLIANCE WITH THE NEW CONCUSSION LAW & HELMET LAW.

MR. SANTIAGO WOULD MATCH DOLLAR FOR DOLLAR UP TO THE FIRST $1000 DOLLARS. WITH THAT SAID, WE NEED OUR LOYAL FANS & SUPPORTERS HELP TO REACH THIS GOAL.

PLEASE, ANY DONATION IS APPRECIATED $1, $5, $10, $20, WHATEVER YOU CAN DO OR FIND IN YOUR HEART TO DO. THE PROGRAM HAS EXPANDED TO 3 TRAVEL TEAMS AND ITS DEVELOPMENTAL PROGRAM AND FOR THE FIRST TIME SINCE 2002 IT HAS A FEMALE PLAYER ON ITS PEE WEE TEAM.

ALL DONATIONS CAN BE MADE IN THE FOLLOWING WAYS:

1) GO TO BRONX RAVENS WEBSITE AND CLICK ON " TAB" THAT SAYS DONATIONS AND FOLLOW THE STEPS.

2) MAIL IN DONATIONS SHOULD BE AS FOLLOWS:

CHECKS AND MONEY ORDERS ARE MADE PAYABLE TO S.B.Y.C. INC.

MAILED TO: BRONX RAVENS YOUTH TACKLE FOOTBALL

                     1252 METCALF AVENUE

                     BRONX NY 10472

3) PUT IT IN AN ENVELOPE AND TAKE IT TO THE BRONX RAVENS PRACTICE ON SATURDAYS CURRENTLY AT SOUNDVIEW PARK AND GIVE IT TO COACHING OR ADMINISTRATIVE STAFF.

ONCE AGAIN, THANK YOU MARK SANTIAGO INC. & OUR LOYAL FANS & SUPPORTERS FOR HELPING US DURING A CHALLENGING TIME. ITS PEOPLE SUCH AS YOURSELF THAT MAKE OUR CHILDRENS DREAM A REALITY!  

 



Thursday, March 15
BRONX RAVENS UNIFORM COST FOR WINTER CAMP UNIFORMS

THE BRONX RAVENS YOUTH TACKLE FOOTBALL LEAGUE HAS COME TO TERMS WITH ALL OF ITS VENDORS ON PRICING FOR PRACTICE UNIFORMS. THESE PAYMENTS SHOULD BE MADE IMMEDIATELY TO GET ALL PLAYERS UP TO DATE WITH UNIFORM COMPLIANCE AND TO PREPARE THEM FOR THEIR ROAD TRIPS OUTSIDE OF THE COMMUNITY.

HERE ARE THE ITEMS AND PRICING:

1) SPIRIT PACK - MESH SHORTS W/LOGO & COMPRESSION SHIRT - $35 - YOUTH SIZES & $40 ADULTS SIZES

2) USA FOOTBALL T SHIRT - $22

3) BRONX RAVENS T  SHIRT - $15

TOTAL COST IS $72 - YOUTH SIZES & $77 - ADULT SIZES

ALL ITEMS ARE THE SOLE PROPERTY OF EACH PLAYER. PRACTICE UNIFORM TO BE WORN IS ALWAYS ANNOUNCED AT OUR WEEKLY PRACTICE.

ALL PAYMENTS CHECKS OR MONEY ORDERS ARE MADE PAYABLE TO: S.B.Y.C. INC.  

THE WEATHER IS WARMING UP SO REMEMBER THAT HYDRATION IS IMPORTANT SO BRING YOUR WATER JUGS TO PRACTICE EVERY TIME YOU COME.  



Monday, February 13
BRONX RAVENS DIRECTOR CHOSEN BY USA FOOTBALL TO BE A PANELIST ON THE USA FOOTBALL / NY GIANTS YOUTH FOOTBALL LEADERSHIP FORUM @ NY GIANTS HEADQUARTERS

BRONX RAVENS FOUNDER & DIRECTOR EDWARD ROLDAN HAS BEEN CHOSEN TO BE A PANELIST IN THE UPCOMING 2012 USA FOOTBALL YOUTH LEADERSHIP FORUM BEING HELD AT THE NY GIANTS TRAINING CENTER MARCH 10, 2012.

COACH EDWARD ROLDAN WILL BE PART OF A FORUM THAT WILL DISCUSS YOUTH FOOTBALL AND WHAT COULD BE DONE TO IMPROVE IT, HOW YOUTH FOOTBALL CAN CONTRIBUTE TO THE SUCCESS OF A COMMUNITY, AND POSSIBLY BE CHOSEN AS A REPRESENTATIVE THIS SUMMER AS A NATIONAL PANELIST AT THE NFL YOUTH SUMMIT IN CANTON, OH DURING HALL OF FAME WEEK CEREMONIES.

LETS TAKE THE TIME TO CONGRATULATE COACH ROLDAN ON A JOB WELL DONE AND WISH HIM THE BEST OF LUCK DURING THESE REGIONAL AND NATIONAL MEETINGS. 



Friday, February 10
BRONX RAVENS SPONSOR NEW SOUNDVIEW PIZZA OWNER WINS RAFFLE AT 1ST ANNUAL FOOTBALL RECOGNITION BRUNCH AND TURNS AROUND AND DONATES IT TO A PLAYER

CHARLES PENEIDA THE OWNER OF NEW SOUNDVIEW PIZZA IN THE SOUNDVIEW SECTION OF THE BRONX ATTENDED THE 1ST ANNUAL BRONX RAVENS FOOTBALL RECOGNITION BRUNCH ON SUNDAY FEBRUARY 5, 2012 AT THE HARD ROCK CAFE YANKEE STADIUM. HE WAS IN ATTENDANCE AS A SPONSOR WHO WAS GOING TO BE RECOGNIZED FOR HIS SUPPORT DURING THE 2011 SEASON. 

DURING HIS TIME AT THE BRUNCH HE PURCHASED A RAFFLE TICKET FOR THE SPORTS MEMORABILIA RAFFLE AND WON THE 1ST PLACE PRIZE FOR THE $500 SCHOLARSHIP TO ATTEND THE NY GIANTS YOUTH FOOTBALL CAMP. WHEN MR CHARLES PENEIDA WON IT ALL HE WANTED TO DO WAS HELP OUT A YOUNG MAN WHO WAS DERSERVING OF IT AND DONATED IT TO PEE WEE PLAYER DAISAHWN G. PERRY.

THIS KIND GESTURE BY CHARLES PENEIDA WAS GREATLY APPRECIATED BY THE ORGANIZATION AND PLAYER.  THANK YOU SO MUCH FOR YOUR KINDNESS AND SUPPORT! LETS GIVE HIM A WARM BRONX RAVENS APPLAUSE! THANK YOU CHARLIE! 



Friday, February 10
BRONX RAVENS GIVE OUT THREE $500 SCHOLARSHIPS TO 3 PLAYERS TO ATTEND NY GIANTS YOUTH FOOTBALL CAMP THIS SUMMER

THE BRONX RAVENS YOUTH TACKLE FOOTBALL PROGRAM CHOOSE 3 PLAYERS WHO EXEMPLIFIED OUTSTANDING SPORTSMANSHIP & CITIZENSHIP AND REWARDED THEM WITH FULLY PAID SCHOLASHIPS TO THE NEW YORK GIANTS YOUTH FOOTBALL CAMP BEING HELD AT THE IONA GRAMMAR SCHOOL IN NEW ROCHELLE, NY THIS SUMMER.

SELVIN FORBES, MATTHEW DUER, & DEVON JORDAN WILL ALL ATTEND THE WEEK LONG COMMUTER CAMP FROM JULY 23, 2012 TO JULY 27, 2012 FROM 9AM TO 3 PM.

CONGRATULATIOINS ON A JOB WELL DONE AND ENJOY YOUR WEEK IN CAMP! 



Thursday, February 9
BRONX RAVENS NOMINATE 3 PLAYERS TO TEAM USA REGIONONAL TRIALS

THE BRONX RAVENS YOUTH TACKLE FOOTBALL PROGRAM HAS NOMINATED 3 OF ITS PLAYERS TO ATTEND THE 2012 USA U-15 & U-17 TRIALS IN NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ MAY 18 - 20, 2012.

PIERRE JONES, AGE 12, QB, JR MIDGETS WAS NOMINATED FOR THE U-15 USA TRIALS & ANTHONY LOPEZ, AGE 14, RB / DE & MARVIN LOPEZ, AGE 14, TE / DE  WERE NOMINATED TO THE U-17 USA TRIALS. IT IS AN HONOR FOR OUR PROGRAM AND THE BOYS TO HAVE THIS OPPORTUNITY.

GOOD LUCK GUYS AND KNOW THAT THE BRONX RAVENS AND THE BRONX IS BEHIND YOUR EFFORT! 



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Monday, February 6
The Bronx Ravens Banquet

The Bronx Ravens 1st Annual Banquet at the Hard Rock Café-Yankee Stadium was a great success. Thank you to all that attended. 

Please go to our albums to check out pictures! 



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Friday, February 3
The 2011 Bronx Ravens
Unfortunately not all of our players are in this picture, we will ammend in the future.

Thursday, February 2
BRONX RAVENS YOUTH TACKLE FOOTBALL OPENS UP FOR 2012 SEASON REGISTRATION

THE BRNX RAVENS YOUTH TACKLE FOOTBALL PROGRAM HAS KICKED OFF REGISTRATION FOR THE 2012 SEASON AND ITS 2012 WINTER CAMP.

REGISTRATION FOR THE 2012 SEASON IS $275 FOR THE SEASON. YOU MUST COMPLETE REGISTRATION FORM, PHYSICAL FORM, AND SUBMIT A COPY OF THE BIRTH CERTIFICATE, AND WHEN IT BECOMES AVAILABLE THE 2012 JUNE REPORT CARD.

WINTER CAMP IS $65 DOLLARS. THAT COVERS CAMP REGISTRATION AND USAFOOTBALL REGISTRATION WHICH IS MANDATORY. PROGRAM RUNS FROM FEBRUARY 11, 2012 TILL JUNE 9, 2012. MEETING TIME IS ON SATURDAYS FROM 3 PM TO 6 PM. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT THE BRONX RAVENS AT 917 504 4097.  GO RAVENS! 



Monday, December 12
HARD ROCK CAFE YANKEE STADIUM WILL BE THE SITE OF THE 1ST ANNUAL BRONX RAVENS AWARDS BRUNCH

THE BRONX RAVENS IN ASSOCIATION WITH THEIR SPONSOR THE HARD ROCK CAFE @ YANKEE STADIUM WILL HOST THEIR FIRST ANNUAL SPORTS BANQUET @ THE HARD ROCK CAFE @ YANKEE STADIUM ON FEBRUARY 5, 2012 FROM 9AM TO 12 NOON.

THERE WILL BE DIGNITARIES, SPONSORS, AND QUEST SPEAKERS ATTENDING THIS EVENT.

THE COST IS $25 PER PERSON. THIS IS THE COST FOR PLAYERS AND PARENTS ALIKE. ALL PAYMENTS SHOULD BE MADE PAYABLE TO SBYC INC AND MUST BE PAID IN FULL BY JANUARY 16, 2012.

TO BE ELIGIBLE TO PARTICIPATE YOU MUST HAVE ALL YOUR ANNUAL FEES PAID, ANY OUTSTANDING BALANCES PAID, AND ALL EQUIPMENT TURNED IN TO PARTICIPATE IN THIS GREAT EVENT. 

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION PLEASE CONTACT EDWARD  ROLDAN @ 917 504 4097. WE WILL ALSO HAVE A TABLE SET UP FOR REGISTRATION FOR THE 2012 SEASON AT THIS EVENT. THE PROGRAM IS RECEIVING HIGH REQUEST FOR NEW PLAYER REGISTRATIONS SO PLEASE ACT QUICKLY AND SWIFTLY. AFTER THAT IT WILL BE ON A FIRST COME FIRST SERVE BASIS.

HAVE A GREAT AND BLESSED HOLIDAY SEASON! 

 



Thursday, February 2
B.S. & F. AUTO PARTS ARE NEW SPONSOR OF BRONX RAVENS YOUTH TACKLE FOOTBALL

THE BRONX RAVENS HAVE TEAMED UP WITH JOESPH FERRER & B.S. & F. AUTO PARTS FOR THE 2012 SEASON. 

OWNER JOESPH FERRER HAS COMMITTED TO THE PROGRAM FOR THE 2012 SEASON. LETS GIVE JOESPH FERRER AND THE STAFF OF B.S. & F. AUTO A WARM WELCOME TO THE BRONX RAVENS YOUTH TACKLE FOOTBALL FAMILY.

IF YOU HAVE AUTO NEEDS PLEASE FEEL FREE TO CONTACT THEM AND LET THEM KNOW THE BRONX RAVENS REFERRED YOU TO THEM AND ASK FOR JOESPH FERRER. 



Tuesday, November 8
BRONX RAVENS YOUTH TACKLE FOOTBALL ESTABLISHES NEW SPONSOR RELATIONSHIP WITH THE HARD ROCK CAFE YANKEE STADIUM

THE BRONX RAVENS YOUTH TACKLE FOOTBALL PROGRAM PICKED UP A NEW SPONSOR. THE HARD ROCK CAFE AT YANKEE STADIUM. 

THE FRANCHISE OWNER MR. JASON PETRINA HAS DONATED THE JERSEYS THE BRONX RAVENS WILL WEAR DURING THEIR BOWL GAMES. THE JERSEY CLEARLY SHOWS THE HARD ROCK CAFE LOGO AND ITS NATIONAL AFFILIATION POP WARNER PATCH.

MANY THANKS TO MR. JASON PETRINA FOR HIS CONTINUED SUPPORT AND COMMITMENT TO THE YOUTH IN BRONX COUNTY. IT IS PEOPLE SUCH AS MR. JASON PETRINA WHO MAKE THE DREAMS OF KIDS COME ALIVE AND BRING HOPE TO A BRIGHTER FUTURE.

THANK YOU MR. PETRINA, HARD ROCK CAFE, AND ITS STAFF. 



Tuesday, November 8
BRONX RAVENS YOUTH TACKLE FOOTBALL FINDS NEW HOME AT LEHMAN HIGH SCHOOL

THE BRONX RAVENS YOUTH TACKLE FOOTBALL HAS FOUND A NEW HOME AT THE NEWLY REMODELED LEHMAN HIGH SCHOOL ATHLETIC FIELD. THE BRONX RAVENS ARE CURRENTLY PRACTICING UNDER THE LIGHTS AT LEHMAN. HIGH SCHOOL TUESDAY THRU FRIDAY FROM 6:30 PM TO 9 PM. 

THEY WILL CONTINUE TO USE LEHMAN HIGH SCHOOL AS THEIR HOME PRACTICE FIELD THRU THE 2012 SEASON.  



Thursday, August 4
BRONX RAVENS YOUTH TACKLE FOOTBALL GET HELP FROM NYS SENATOR RUBEN DIAZ & STAFF TO RESOLVE PERMIT ISSUE WITH BOARD OF EDUCATION PERMITS

THE SOUTHEAST BRONX YOUTH COALITION INC. & THE BRONX RAVENS YOUTH TACKLE FOOTBALL PROGRAM GOT A TREMENDOUS EFFORT OF SUPPORT FROM NYS SENATOR RUBEN DIAZ AND HIS STAFFER HELEN REYES JACOME IN HELPING RESOLVE THEIR BOARD OF EDUCATION PERMIT ISSUE.

THE JOB DONE BY HIS STAFFER HELEN REYES JACOME WAS AN OUTSTANDING EFFORT ON GETTING TO THE BOTTOM LINE OF A SERIOUS PROBLEM THAT AT TIMES CAN PLAGUE THE SYSTEM OF CBOS OBTAINING A PERMIT FROM THE NYC BOARD OF EDUCATION. HER DUE DILIGENCE AND EFFORT HELP THE PROGRAM FINALLY RESOLVE THEIR ISSUE AND GET THE BRONX RAVENS BACK ON THE FIELD TO PREPARE FOR THE 2011 SEASON. THE BRONX RAVENS YOUTH TACKLE FOOTBALL PROGRAM IS A 2011 NATIONAL FINALIST WITH USA FOOTBALL & POP WARNER LITTLE SCHOLARS FOR THEIR 2011 EQUIPMENT GRANTS. THE PROGRAM CONTINUES TO EXCEL AND CONTINUES TO OFFER ITS SURROUNDING COMMUNITIES HIGH QUALITY PROGRAMS SUCH AS YOUTH TACKLE FOOTBALL.

WE SALUTE NYS SENATOR DIAZ AND HIS STAFF FOR A JOB WELL DONE. WE WILL CONTINUE TO SUPPORT HIM. HE HAS SUPPORTED OUR PROGRAM FROM INCEPTION IN 1999 AND HAS ALWAYS BEEN THEIR TO HELP US WHEN NEEDED. THANK YOU SENATOR DIAZ FOR ALL YOUR HELP OVER THE YEARS.



Thursday, August 4
BRONX RAVENS YOUTH TACKLE FOOTBALL RECEIVE SUPPORT FROM NYS ASSEMBLYMAN MARCOS CRESPO

THE SOUTHEAST BRONX YOUTH COALITION INC. & THE BRONX RAVENS YOUTH TACKLE FOOTBALL PROGRAM WOULD LIKE TO THANK NYS ASSEMBLYMAN MARCOS CRESPO FOR HIS EFFORTS IN HELPING THE BRONX RAVENS YOUTH TACKLE FOOTBALL PROGRAM GET BACK ON THE PLAYING FIELD.

ASSEMBLYMAN CRESPOS HELP HAS ALSO OPENED DOORS FOR THE PROGRAM WITHIN OUR COMMUNITY AND WE GREATLY APPRECIATE THE SUPPORT FROM ASSEMBLYMAN CRESPO AND HIS STAFF ON A JOB WELL DONE. 



Wednesday, July 20
BRONX RAVENS YOUTH TACKLE FOOTBALL ESTABLISHES RELATIONSHIP WITH MD1SPPEDAGILITY.COM

THE BRONX RAVENS YOUTH TACKLE FOOTBALL PROGRAM HAS ESTABLISHED A RELATIONSHIP WITH MIKE DIAZ'S SPEED AGILITY CAMPS. MD1 WILL BECOME THE OFFICIAL SPEED & AGILITY TRAINING FACILITY OF THE BRONX RAVENS YOUTH TACKLE FOOTBALL PROGRAM. HIGH SCHOOL TEAM MATES @ ADLAI E. STEVENSON HIGH SCHOOL IN THE BRONX, BRONX RAVENS PRESIDENT EDWARD ROLDAN FORMED THE PARTNERSHIP WITH FORMER TEAM MATE MIKE DIAZ WHO ALSO  PLAYED FOR N.Y.P.D. FOOTBALL.

WE ARE LOOKING FORWARD TO BUILDING A LONG TERM RELATIONSHIP THAT WILL BE PRODUCTIVE FOR EVERYONE IN THE UPCOMING YEARS. 



Thursday, September 6
BRONX RAVENS PRACTICE SCHEDULE

HERE IS A LISTING OF THE BRONX RAVENS PRACTICE SCHEDULE FOR THE 2012 SEASON:

 

JR. MIDGETS:

TUESDAY & THURSDAY - 6:30 P.M. - 8:30 P.M

SATURDAYS - 10 A.M. - 1 P.M.

 

PEE WEES

TUESDAY & THURSDAYS - 6:30 P.M. - 8:30 P.M.

SATURDAYS - 10 A.M. - 1:30 P.M.

 

TINY MITES / MITEY MITES

WEDNESDAY & FRIDAYS - 6:30 P.M. - 8:30 P.M.

SATURDAYS - 2 P.M. - 4 P.M.

 

ANY QUESTIONS RELATED TO THIS SCHEDULE SHOULD BE DISCUSSED WITH THE APPROPRIATE HEAD COACH:

JR. MIDGETS - ADAM RAMOS

PEE - WEES & TINY MITES / MITEY MITES - ED ROLDAN

 



Sunday, September 16
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