A group of six high school students from Bethesda, MD. They encompass a variety of stereotypical high school personas. There is a lady's man or player, a football captain, the quarterback, a lazy guy, intelligent guy, and artistic guy. All members of Walt Whitman's football team. Their name is derived from the local elementary school Burning Tree, formerly attended by three of the members. Known to be aggressive and violent. Often proprietars of illegal substances.
BT started a fight with a bunch of Landon kids because they showed up to a Whitman party.