Brooklyn Tech Football Visits Middle Schools with the BYU Football Team

The football team from Brigham Young University recently visited New York City to honor the community service work of their former head coach, the late LaVell Edwards, who passed away in December of 2016.  The More2Life foundation, the BYU football program and the Brooklyn Tech Football program visited MS 113 and JHS 383 on April…

Brooklyn Tech Football Takes On Mount Taurus

In 2013, the Brooklyn Tech Football team climbed Mount Taurus in Cold Spring, NY as part of the off-season conditioning program.  This past Saturday, they did it again. The idea for the team mountain climb was inspired by the Drake University Football team when they went to Africa and climbed Mount Kilimanjaro. The climb was…

40th Liftathon Rocks Homecoming

The 40th Brooklyn Tech Football Lift-a-thon took place this past Saturday during Homecoming.  The event went non-stop from 1pm through 4pm and was attended by parents, alumni, and students.  Our new Strength and Conditioning Board was revealed and quickly had some records added to it as the players grinded through the afternoon. The liftathon kicked…

40th Annual Liftathon To Take Place At Homecoming

The longest running fund-raiser in the Brooklyn Tech Football program, the annual Liftathon, will take place this year on Saturday April 1st. The liftathon will take place during Brooklyn Tech’s Homecoming Festivities from 1pm-4pm, with portions appearing on the internet throughout the day. Players are currently collecting pledges for the maximum lift in the squat.  On April…

James Gales Shines in Princeton Pro Day

James Gales took another step towards an professional football career on Monday when he participated in Princeton’s 2017 Pro Day.  Representatives from the New York Jets & Giants, the Oakland Raiders and others were on hand to watch Gales and others participate in the drills that scouts use to measure a prospect’s athletic attributes. To…

John Hemminger Named To The National Football Foundation Elite 11 Team

John Hemminger (Tech 17) was named to the National Football Foundation (NYC Chapter) Elite 11 team for 2017.  He became the fifth person named to the select team since 2012.  John is waiting to hear from several Ivy league schools before making a college decision.  John was also selected to the Brooklyn 44 team and…

Football Honor Roll Announced

Announcing Program Honor Roll For Fall 2016 Following the posting of all the academic numbers for the first semester, I am proud to announce that 22 players will be recognized for their academic achievement on our new Academic Honor Roll and an additional 12 will be recognized as Honorable Mention. Our criteria for Academic Honor…

James Gales Goes All-Ivy for Princeton University

Congratulations to James Gales (Tech 2013, Princeton 2017) on his All-Ivy League Selection.  He was named to the first team. Gales was featured on the Tigercast Podcast on November 10th, 2016, speaking about his experience as a Princeton Tiger football player.  Gales was on two Ivy League Champion teams and played football in Japan during…

Tech Football Players Honored At Post-Season Awards

The Brooklyn Tech Football dinner took place on January 7th at Gargiulo’s honoring the 2016 team.  Many awards were given out during the evening, including the naming of Peter Henderson as this year’s winner of the Adam J. Cirillo Scholarship. All funds raised at the dinner support the scholarship, which provides $25k to a Brooklyn Tech…

Brooklyn Tech Football Dinner is On January 6th, 2017

Join us at the Brooklyn Tech Football Dinner on January 6th, 2017.  All proceeds will benefit the Adan J. Cirillo Scholarship Foundation.  This year’s winner of the $25k scholarship will be announced at the dinner.  This year the dinner will be located at Gargulio’s Restaurant at 2911 West 15th Street in Coney Island.  http://www.gargiulos.com/ For…

NY Jet Brandon Marshall Visits Practice

Brandon Marshall of the NY Jets came to Brooklyn Tech Football practice on Tuesday to talk about positive mental health and ways that athletes can train their mental game.  Introduced by Tyrone Parker of the Public Schools Athletic League, Marshall spoke to the players about his journey through life and how he deals with the…