WEEK 8 SCORES vs ROCHELLE
The last games of the regular season were held in Rochelle on Saturday, October 4th. The 5th grade Tigers secured a spot in the post season with a 38-6 victory. 6th grade played hard, but came up short losing 20-0 to the Hubs. 7th grade will also be going to the postseason with a nail biting win 24-22. The 8th grade teams played "under the lights" for their last game, but the Tigers fell short 45-20. Everyone is very proud of the Byron Tigers Junior Tackle program and best of luck to those 8th graders that will play high school football next year.
Sunday, October 12th, the 7th grade & 5th grade Byron Tigers played in the "Consolation Championship" games where the winner would take 3rd place in the league. The 7th grade team fought very hard, but came up short against Kewanee, 20-14. They finished a great season in 4th place with an overall record of 7-2. For the 5th graders, victory was theirs in a well played game over Dixon 24-8. They finish in 3rd place with an overall record of 5-1-2. Great job Tigers!
POST SEASON FOOTBALL!!!
The 7th grade Tigers will play Sunday, October 12th at 11am in Sterling vs Kewanee in a battle for 3rd place. The 5th grade Tigers will play at 2pm vs Dixon also for 3rd place, also in Sterling. Good luck Tigers!
WEEK 7 SCORES vs DIXON
Saturday the 27th the Byron Tigers Junior Tackle teams hosted the Dixon Dukes. 7th grade won 28-0, 8th grade lost 28-6, 5th grade won 18-0 and 6th grade lost 34-0.
LAST RAFFLE TICKET DRAWING
The last raffle ticket drawing of the season was held Saturday, September 27th. Here are you winners. For $50: Kari Aken - Byron, Robin Futrell - Rockford, Pam Pyatt - Byron, Jacki Rose - Byron, James Mcallister -Shabbona, Cam Abbasi - Byron, Kate Barker - Byron, Jessica Stoll - Byron Dale Beesing - Byron, Jan Sloan - Byron. $250 Winner: Kirk Martin - Byron. $1000 Winner: Diane Leaf - Byron. THANK YOU to everyone that bought a ticket and for supporting the Byron Tigers Junior Tackle program.
WEEK 6 GAMES vs ROCKTON
The Rockton Warriors traveled to Byron for week 6 action vs the Tigers. 8th grade lost a heart breaker 28-16, 7th grade won big 40-0, 6th grade notched their first win in style 34-0 & 5th grade tied 8-8.
WEEK 6 RAFFLE TICKET WINNERS
The 3rd drawing of the Byron Tigers Junior Tackle raffle tickets for 2014 was held Saturday. Your $50 winners are: Adela Lawless - Byron, Nicole Molnar - Byron, Amber Lesher - Byron, Jim Branthaver - Belvidere, Jim Knowlton - Dixon, Mike Edwards - Byron, Chris Baker - Byron, MaryJo Talsma - Byron, Brian Janssen - Byron, Steve Goley - Byron. The $250 winner is: Andrew Claunch - Byron. Thank you to everyone that bought a ticket. One more chance to win this Saturday, September 27th!
WEEK 5 BYRON VS WINNEBAGO
THE BYRON TIGERS JUNIOR TACKLE TRAVELED TO WINNEBAGO TO TAKE ON THE INDIANS. 5TH GRADE WON 16-O, 6TH LOST 0-26, 7TH WON 36-0 & 8TH WON 26-24.
WEEK 4 BYRON VS STILLMAN VALLEY
YOUR BYRON TIGERS TRAVELED TO DAVIS JUNCTION TO TAKE ON THE STILLMAN VALLEY CARDINALS. 5TH GRADE LOST 6-12, 6TH GRADE LOST 8-38, 7TH LOST 2-6 & 8TH WON 38-0.
WEEK 3 RAFFLE WINNERS
Winners of the Byron Tigers Junior Tackle raffle ticket drawing for the second home game were: $50 Winners: Jen Carlson – Byron, Jim Michmershuizen – Byron, Linda Swanson – Byron, Tom Little – Arizona, The Railside – Dixon, Linda Dyck – Byron, Tony Unal – Elk Grove Village, Jan Johnson – Byron, Jeff Cross – Byron, Monita Devine – Oregon. $250: Tom Merrick – Byron.
WEEK 3 GAME SCORES
IN WEEK 3 GAME ACTION, BYRON HOSTED STERLING GOLD. THE 5TH GRADE WON 30-0. 6TH GRADE LOST 30-6. 7TH WON 24-6 & 8TH ALSO WON 26-14.
WEEK 2 GAME SCORES
IN WEEK 2, BYRON FACED FULTON. THE 5TH GRADE TEAMS ENDED IN A 12-12 TIE. 6TH GRADE LOST 38-6, 7TH GRADE WON 20-0 & THE 8TH GRADE TIGERS WON 42-0.
WEEK 1 RAFFLE WINNERS
THANK YOU TO EVERYONE THAT BOUGHT RAFFLE TICKETS. THE 1ST OF FOUR DRAWINGS WAS HELD AT THE 1ST HOME GAME. THE WINNERS ARE: $250 Winner: Robin Washnesky. $50 Winners: Jane Jones - Byron, Jennifer Harris - Machesney Park, Geanelle Nelson - Byron, Rich Wilsie - Byron, Mike Schultz - Oregon, Christine Lynde - Byron, Brett Snodgrass - Byron, Steve Mowers, Regina Hillhouse - Stillman Valley, Tina Cone - Byron.
WEEK 1 BYRON SCORES
TIGERS 5TH GRADE RECEIVED A WIN BY FORFEIT BECAUSE OREGON HAWKS COULD NOT FIELD A TEAM. 6TH GRADE TIED WITH OREGON 26-26. 7TH GRADE WON 34-0 OVER THE HAWKS & 8TH GRADE CRUISED TO VICTORY 36-14.
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2014 Player Registration Form
The 2014 Player Registration form is now uploaded and on the website under the "Important Documents" tab on the left of the home page. There are many important dates, please read carefully and return before deadlines. Go Tigers!!!
2014 COACHES APPLICATION
The 2014 Coaches application is ready! On the left side of homepage click on "Important Docs" and download the 2014 Coaches Application PDF.
Sponsors Important to BTJT Football
Due to incredible growth in the number of youth who want to play football, Byron Tigers Junior Tackle Football, Inc. was formed in the spring of 2007. While registration fees cover many costs associated with the program, there are start-up costs for new jerseys, replacement equipment, a scoreboard and more. Additional financial contributions are important and necessary for the program to develop and thrive.
Please visit the sponsors section to see all of the businesses who have contributed and recognize the importance of giving back to the community. When you make purchasing decisions, please consider these businesses.