News and Announcements
WARRIORS WEEK 1 RESULTS FOR SATURDAY 9/15
BRONX DESIGN GROUP CHEROKEES- Ayden King & Edwin Smith
DUGOUT SPORTING GOODS APACHES- Gerard Caraballo & Michael Nembhard
BARINO’S MARKET MOHICANS- Vicolas Munoz & Joey Bruno
PARKVIEW SPORTS SIOUX- Emerson Miranda & Lucas Jackson
JR PEEWEE DIVISION
The PARQ Sports Bar & Restaurant Crusaders defeated the Middletown Animal Clinic Ramblers 20-12 in the opening game of the 2018 season. The Crusaers offensive attack was on target throughout the game. The Ramblers fought back in the 2nd half, but came up short.
In the first game of the afternoon in a battle of the Funeral Homes, the Schuyler Hill FH Javelins defested the Ralph Giordano FH Saints 22-6 For the Javelins, Christian Bangura scored the game’s first TD on the first play from scrimmage with a 60-yard run. QB Andrew Lane scampered in on a QB keeper and Devon Deleon ran in on a right sweep. The O-line stars were Ismail Shahid, Brandon Smallwood, Matthew Familia and Liam Conlon. The stingy D of the Javelins was led by Kenny Clarke, Aiden Castellanos, Malik Gonzalez, Jaden Brown and Jayden Ciprian.
For the Saints, Justin Laniyan had a TD and 50 rushing yards, Richard Salonia with 35 yds rushing, Adniel Sanchez and Chelsy Samuel added big yards. Lorenzo Cortez contributed with a good punting game. Defensively Jayden sawyers made it closer with a big INT in the 2nd half. Chelsy Samuels, Ethan Cruz, Kiel Leonard, Mykal Callender & Ryan Molly all came up with big tackles.
Game 2 was a showdown featuring the Jimmy Ryan’s Rams vs the Scavello’s Black Knights. In a hard fought battle the Rams were able to defeat the Knight 18-0. The Oline lead by center Ty Diaz- Daniel Ortiz- Frankie Serrano and Tommy Forliano and Matthew Rodit driguez kept QB Nicolas Bustamante well protected allowing him to throw his first TD of the season on a 25 yard connection to WR Kenneth Prince. The Defense led by Frankie Serrano, Xavier Holloway, Ty Diaz, Deon Gonzales and running back Luis Ferran and Rodolfo Rivera were able to drive down to the Knights 3 yard line. QB Nicolas Bustamante had the second score of the game on a QB sneak with a big push out front led by Matthew Rodriguez and Jayden Diaz. The stingy Black Knights did not allow the Rams to score the extra point on either possesions after the TD’s. Outstanding defensive players for the Rams were Rodolfo Rivera, Xavier Holloway, Ephram Spilllat, Deon Gonzales , Anthony Hernandez as well a linebackers Kenneth Prince, Luis Ferran and Nicolas Bustamante. D’angelo Cabrera culminated a great defensive stop by intercepting the Black Knight QB and ran it back for a TD to seal the game . Final score was 18-0. Next for the Rams a tough task on hand. Saints are well coached and it sure will be a defensive battle.
For The Black Knights, a team with mostly new players. it was a tough go for the offense, but the coaches are confident they will come together as a team. Outstanding players for the Knights were Anthony Alonso with a sack plus multiple solo tackles, Raymond Lopez with
The 2018 Warriors Football League season began on Saturday September 8th at Pelham Bay Park. Prior to the start of the first Peewee game, the Warriors held a moment of silence and prayer for Jeff Ortiz, our brother and Board Member.
It was a day of football and family, as 12 teams from 3 divisions scrimmaged and took team photos while parents, friends and relatives cheered the youngsters on. The regular season begins next week and promises to be an exciting one.
The Warriors would like to thank all of our sponsors and supporters, especially Councilman Mark Gjonaj and the Morris Park Community Association. The 2018 sponsers are: Dugout Sporting Goods, Bronx Design Group, Barino’s Market, Parkview Sports, O’Connor ‘s Carpets, Middletown Animal Clinic, Cardinal Spellman HS, Scavello’s on the Island, Schuyler Hill FH, Jimmy Ryan’s Bronx Grill, and Ralph Giordano FH, and our two newest sponsors Parq Sports Bar and Restaurant & Greenwich Shopping Services.
Our friend and true Warrior, Jeff Ortiz, has passed away suddenly on Saturday September 1st. Jeff was instrumental in helping the Warriors gain support and funding. He was a Warrior to the end, as a player, supporter and Board Member. He loved the NY Giants and rock and roll. Jeff attended hundreds of Concerts throughout his life, going to 10 or more a year. Jeff is already missed. Please pray for his family. THE FAMILY HAS REQUESTED THAT IN LIEU OF FLOWERS,PLEASE MAKE DONATIONS TO THE WARRIORS FOOTBALL LEAGUE IN MEMORY OF JEFF ORTIZ; 1528 KENNELLWORTH PL; BRONX NY 10465
Registration is still taking place online. Just click on the REGISTER HERE button to register your child. Please let your friends know.
The season will officially begin with practices on Tuesday July 31st at 6pm for tackle players. Players should only wear helmets for the first week. Tackle practices will be held on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays through August at 6pm. For a list of required equipment, check the DOCUMENTS SECTION for a complete list.
Flag practices begin on Tuesday August 7th at 6pm at Pelham Bay park. Flag division players only practice on Tuesday and Thursday evenings. Flag players should wear shorts or sweats and cleats or sneakers. The regular season games will begin on Saturday September 8th, which is also Picture day.
All registered participants will receive emails and mailings with updates as we get closer to the season .
Have a safe fun summer.
Our Warriors won the Spring League in the UA Under the Lights in Long Island last night in ther 5th and 6th grade division. Congrats to Head coach Miguel Bustamante and his players. Well done.