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Playoffs Continue

Final weekend before championship weekend

This is our final weekend of games before we head into championship weekend where all Cruncher teams and the top 2 teams from each age group will be playing at Investors Group Field!

Our Pee Wee team needs all of your help this weekend as we are taking on the St Vital Mustangs on their home field! The support at Tuesdays game in Transcona was phenomenal so let’s try to match or beat that noise!

Saturday, October 24th
Cruncher Black vs. La Salle @ Corydon – 12:00pm
Cruncher Grey vs. Interlake @ Corydon – 1:00pm

Sunday, October 25th
Cruncher Teal vs. Eastside White @ Charleswood – 11:00am
Pee Wee vs. St Vital Black @ St Vital – 12:30pm

Playoffs Continue

update:

Pee Wee game will now be played in transcona on tuesday october 20th at 7pm against the charleswood broncos.
come on out all raiders fans and support our team!

 

calling all raiders fans!

We are now in week 2 of playoffs and we have one team still making a run at Championship Weekend.

Eastman Raiders Pee Wee team is going up against the Charleswood Broncos this Tuesday at 7pm at Transcona field. Come join us for an exciting evening of football under the lights and of course BRING THE NOISE!

Crunchers are also still playing through the month of October capping off the season at Investors Group Field during Championship Weekend so don’t forget to come cheer them on as well.

Saturday, October 17th
Cruncher Grey vs. Fort Garry Lions – 11:30 @ Fort Garry
Cruncher Black vs. Valour Patriots – 2:30 @ North Winnipeg

Sunday, October 18th
Cruncher Teal vs. Sunrise Coyotes – 10:00 @ Home

Tuesday, October 20th
Pee Wee vs. Charleswood Broncos – 7:00pm @ Transcona

 

First Round Playoff Weekend

First round playoff schedule

The Eastman Raiders have 3 home games coming up this Saturday to kick off the first weekend of playoffs. Come out and bring the noise to support our teams making a run at Championship Weekend!
Come out early Saturday morning to take in some Cruncher action and then spend the day with us watching some intense playoff football games.

Saturday, October 10th

Cruncher Teal vs. Greendell Falcons – 9:30 (Home)
Atom Black vs. Greendell Falcons – 10:30 (Home)
Pee Wee vs. Westman – 1:00 (Home)

Atom Teal vs. St James – 12:00 (St James)
Cruncher Grey vs. North Winnipeg – 3:30 (North Winnipeg)

Sunday, October 11th

Bantam vs. Valour Patriots – 10:00 (Valour)

Cruncher Black has a Bye Week

Stay tuned to our Facebook page for updates throughout the weekend!

Playoffs Are Here!

First weekend of Playoffs coming up

Stay tuned right here and check out our Facebook page for all of your Eastman Raiders playoff updates.

Game times and locations will be updated on the home page as they are released. Also check out our link to the Standings to keep up with all of the playoff action.

Go Raiders go!

Last Call for Clothing

For anyone that has missed out on purchasing Raiders gear from our online store you will have one last chance. The store is open now and will remain open until Sunday October 4th at midnight. The link is posted below, happy shopping!

Clothing Store

Halfway Through the Regular Season

Changes to our schedules

As is the norm with minor football, we have been seeing a lot of changes to the regular season schedule.

Please ensure to keep up to date with everything to do with the Raiders schedule by checking out the “Schedule” tab at the top of the page.

We are halfway through the regular season and the Raiders teams need our continued support at our games. Hope to see you all there cheering them on!

 

Raiders Days Winners

Don’t forget to check out the “schedule” tab above for all updates to the Raiders game schedules.

SILENT AUCTION WINNERS

Prize #1 – Michael Theodore-Maraj CLAIMED
Prize #2 – Kyle Haddow CLAIMED
Prize #3 – Shaylee Wiebe CLAIMED
Prize #4 – Erin Allary CLAIMED
Prize #5 – Brian CLAIMED
Prize #6 – Joe Thiessen CLAIMED
Prize #7 – Charli Champagne CLAIMED
Prize #8 – Jem Ticket #358087
Prize #9 – Bennett King CLAIMED
Prize #10 – Susan Rudy Ticket #357872
Prize #11 – Nadine Ticket #358797
Prize #12 – Rene Bohemier  Ticket #357771
Prize #13 – Cheryle CLAIMED
Prize #14 – Verna Martens CLAIMED 
Prize #15 – Patt Williams Ticket #358399
Prize #16 – Rob CLAIMED 

DUNK TANK PROCEEDS

We had at least one coach from each of our Eastman Raiders teams take their turn in our dunk tank. We also had a special, one time offer to soak the President Sean Walsh for a donation. All proceeds went directly to Southeast Helping Hands.

We were able to donate 2 full bins of food and just over $160 in cash.

Thank you to all of the coaches for being good sports and to all players, parents and spouses for donating generously!

Raiders Days 25th Anniversary

come celebrate 25 years of eastman raiders football this weekend

We have 2 full days of football excitement ready to go for this weekend’s very special Raiders Days. You will of course want to be there for all of our action-packed home games so please refer to our schedule of events so you can be guaranteed to not miss a thing.

Both days there will be an absolutely amazing silent auction so be sure to stop by and get your tickets for your chance to win a prize. All proceeds go to support the Eastman Raiders Football

Saturday August 29th
10:00 am – Pee Wee – Eastman Raiders  vs North Winnipeg Nomads
12:00 pm ** Presentation to Eastman Raiders Founder Paul Beauchamp with special guests, Mayor Chris Goertzen and Carillon News sports editor Terry Frey
12:30pm – Atom – Eastman Raiders Black vs North Winnipeg Nomads
3:00pm – Cruncher – Eastman Raiders Grey vs Transcona Nationals
4:00pm – Cruncher – Eastman Raiders Black vs North Winnipeg Nomads
– Huge inflatable obstacle course for the kids
– Dunk Tank – bring a Tin for the Bin for your chance to dunk the coaches
– Boston Pizza will be there with their Mascot
– Source for Sports will have a table set up
– Bake Sale with scrumptious baked goods (perfect to snack on during game time!)
– Members of the Bisons football team will be there to mingle with guests and players
sunday August 30th
10:00 am – Bantam – Eastman Raiders vs St. Vital Mustangs Black
12:30 pm – Atom – Eastman Raiders Teal vs Greendell Falcons
3:00 pm – Cruncher – Eastman Raiders Teal vs Eastside Eagles Blue
– Huge inflatable obstacle course for the kids
– Dunk Tank – bring a Tin for the Bin for your chance to dunk the coaches
– Boston Pizza will be there
– Source for Sports will have a table set up
– Buzz and Boomer from the Winnipeg Blue Bombers will be on site along with former Blue Bomber great Doug Brown
– Don’t forget to stop by the bake sale to load up on treats for the game
**Presentation time may be pushed ahead by several minutes or late by several depending on outcome and time remaining in the 10:00 am Pee Wee game. The ultimate goal for Paul’s presentation is 12:00 noon on Saturday**

Clothing Orders

new clothing store open now!

Our second round of online ordering is now up and running. Follow the link below to visit our online clothing store and order your Raiders gear for the 2015 season.

The online store is run by Source for Sports in Steinbach and you are able to visit the actual store if you would like to try on any of the clothing prior to purchasing.

The store is open now until August 30th when the orders will be filled and ready within approximately 2 weeks. 

If you have any questions regarding ordering Raiders gear please contact your team manager or send and email to Eastman.raiders@hotmail.com

Click on the following link —> Clothing Store and happy shopping!

 

Pre-Season Updates

Equipment Fitting / Adjustments

The next time for equipment fittings and adjustments will be on Monday July 13th from 5:30-6:30 at the clubhouse.

If your player still needs to get fitted or is in need of an adjustment please ensure that you make it down to the clubhouse on Monday.

Bombers Game Fundraiser

There is still time to get your tickets for the July 30th Bombers game against the BC Lions.

Follow the link Tickets to get your tickets today and come see our Eastman Raiders carry the flag onto the field for the National Anthem!

Pre-Season News

Bombers Game Fundraiser

Eastman Raiders are selling tickets for the Thursday, July 30th Bombers game!

Follow the link Tickets for more info and to purchase your tickets and join us as the Raiders players take the field for the National Anthem!

Cookie/Muffin Pick Up

Don’t forget to pick up your cookies and muffins this Thursday, June 25th from 4:30-5:45 at AD Penner Park. It will be an easy, drive thru pick up similar to other years.

Please ensure that you are able to pick up your orders on Thursday or make arrangements to get them picked up!

Summer in the City Update

A big thank you to all the volunteers that helped to make the Eastman Raiders booth a great success! A lot of tattoos were applied and a lot of information was passed on to the community about our football program.

2015 Summer in the City

Calling All Parent Volunteers!

Eastman Raiders has a booth in Summer in the City this year!

We are looking for parent volunteers to take shifts at the booth with their player.

Shifts are a minimum commitment of 2 hours but you can do more if you’d like.

If you are interested in helping out or would like more information please email Eastman.raiders@hotmail.com

2015 Equipment Fittings

May 27-30, 2015 | Equipment Fitting at AD Penner Park Club House
Please bring your Cheques for $300 Post Dated to November 15, 2015 for equipment.

Momentum Fundraising forms are also due at Equipment Fitting. Minimum 20 boxes sold per family.

Please ensure to make it to equipment fittings during the times below.

May 27
Crunchers & Atoms 6-8 PM

May 28
Pee Wee 6-8 PM

May 29
Bantam & Midgets 6-8 PM

May 30
Remaining Players 10 AM – NOON

2015 Registration May 7, 8, 9 Clear Springs Mall

Registration at Clear Springs Mall.

Please bring 2 cheques (post dated), one  for fundraising and one for volunteering – everyone is responsible to fundraise and to volunteer.

We will be accepting credit card payments for registration this year.

Thursday, May 7   @    6 – 8 pm

Friday,  May 8         @   6 – 8 pm

Saturday , May 9   @   10 am – 2pm

If you are interested in coaching or managing a team this season please speak to the registration table and advise you are interested in helping out this season.

NEW MMFA BYLAW IN EFFECT FOR THE 2015 SEASON!

Teams are filled on a first come, first serve basis for all levels of football. No preference to returning players is given as per the new MMFA bylaw.

Momentum Fundraising Winners

Congratulations to our Momentum Fundraising winners including:

1st Place – Aiden Brindle

2nd Place – Danic Smith

3rd Place – Joshua Ortynski

Atom Teal has raised the most as a team and has won a limo ride and pizza party. Thanks to all for another successful fundraiser.

BUD SPUD UPDATE

HUGE THANK YOU TO ALL THE PARENTS AND FAMILIES WHO TOOK PART IN THE BUD SPUD THIS YEAR ! IT WAS A HUGE SUCCESS – THANKS TO ALL OF OUR SUPPORTERS !

SPECIAL THANKS TO PRISCILLA AND SEAN WALSH FOR WORKING THE MICROPHONE !

BECKY, CHARLI , PAULETTE , LYNN , ROBYN & ED

Generous Donations for Bud Spud Prizes

A huge thank you goes out to all the parents and volunteers who are donating prizes for this year’s Bud Spud.

HUB International Insurance Brokers – $200 Donation

HIGHWAY MAZDA – Steinbach – $75.00 Donation

ADELE’S BAKERY – DONATING CAKES & PIES FOR ALL EVENTS AND BUD SPUD RAFFLE

STEINBACH CREDIT UNION – LUND BOATS-WESTFIELD INDUSTRIES – LOEWEN WINDOWS-SUPERSPLASH SHELL – WINNIPEG JETS – WINNIPEG BLUE BOMBERS

SPECIAL THANKS TO CHEZ KOOP – FOR UPDATING OUR WEBSITE AND MAKING SIGNAGE AND DONATING THE TICKETS FOR THE BUD SPUD ! THANKS CHRIS, ANDREA & LORD ADRIAN !

2014 Raiders Days UPDATE

SPECIAL THANKS TO ALL THE MANY VOLUNTEERS WHO MADE THIS YEAR’S RAIDER’S DAYS A SUCCESS ! THANK YOU TO BOSTON PIZZA FOR ALL OF YOUR PRIZES AND HELP THIS WEEKEND !

PRISCILLA & SEAN WALSH – THANKS FOR ALL OF YOUR HARD WORK ALL WEEKEND RUNNING THE TABLE AND SELLING PRIZE TICKETS – WINNER HAS BEEN CONTACTED FOR THE GRAND PRIZE.

50/50 – WINNER VAL WRIGHT AT THE BANTAM GAME WON $110 AND DONATED HER WINNINGS BACK TO THE CLUB – MANY THANKS  TO OUR AMAZING BANTAM GRANDMA !!

ADELE’S BAKERY SHOP HERE IN STEINBACH – THANK YOU FOR YOUR INCREDIBLE BAKED GOODS YOU HAVE DONATED SO GRACIOUSLY SUNDAY SEPTEMBER 7.

NEXT EVENT IS ON SATURDAY – SEPT 13 BUD SPUD – ALMOST SOLD OUT !!

 

 

 

 

Bud, Spud & Steak Fundraiser – September 13

Come support your club at the Eastman Raider’s Bud Spud & Steak Fundraiser! The event is coming up fast so please contact your manager to purchase tickets as soon as possible.

Eastman Raiders Bud Spud & Steak Fundraiser
September 13
6pm – 8pm
Frantz Motor Inn
Tickets $20

Finish First Football Youth Skills & Development Camp

LEARN SKILLS FROM THE PROS!
Finish First Football is hosting a free 2-day skills camp in August 2014. Participants will be trained by CFL athletes such as Winnipeg Blue Bomber Carl Volny, B.C Lion Kito Poblah, and many more surprise coaches.

Register online today at www.finishfirstfootball.com

Date: August 26 & 27, from 4:30-6:30 pm
Cost: The camp is free but places are limited so sign up now! Ages: 8 and Up
Location: Tec Voc High School, 1555 Wall Street, Winnipeg

Click here to view the Camp Flyer

change to atom black schedule – game at Stadium @ 3pm

Week 1
09/08/2014 Cruncher EASTMAN B vs ST VITAL A ST VITAL 12:30
09/08/2014 Cruncher EASTMAN A vs NATIONALS NATIONALS 4:30
09/08/2014 Atom EASTMAN vs SUNRISE SUNRISE 2:00
09/08/2014 Pee Wee EASTMAN vs NATIONALS NATIONALS 11:30
10/08/2014 Bantam EASTMAN vs ST. VITAL ST. VITAL 10:00
10/08/2014 Atom EASTMAN vs ST VITAL ST VITAL 12:30
10/08/2014 Cruncher EASTMAN vs NOMADS A NOMADS 3:00
Week 2
16/08/2014 Cruncher EASTMAN A vs VALOUR VALOUR 2:00
16/08/2014 Cruncher EASTMAN B vs RODS RODS 3:00
16/08/2014 Atom ATOM BLACK vs LIGHENING IG FIELD 3 PM
16/08/2014 Pee Wee EASTMAN vs RODS RODS 9:00
17/08/2014 Bantam NOMADS vs EASTMAN EASTMAN 10:00
17/08/2014 Atom CHARLESWOOD vs EASTMAN EASTMAN 12:30
17/08/2014 Cruncher EASTSIDE B vs EASTMAN EASTMAN 3:00