Football

New for 2024: 7v7. Please visit the 7v7 page for more information.

Welcome to the 2024 Fall Tackle season!

The 2024 Season will kick off on August 17th at NCYFL's annual Jamboree (location TBD). Players begin practice a few weeks before this.

The first regular season game will be August 24, and games will run for the next 9 weeks, with a possible bye week and no games scheduled over the Labor Day weekend. Playoffs start at the end of October.

2024 divisions are based on age as of June 1, 2024

Team information will be added as it becomes available

  • Pee-Wees: 7 and 8 year olds (younger by exception)
  • 89ers: 9 and 10 year olds
  • Juniors: 11 and 12 year olds
  • Seniors: 13 and 14 year olds

Dates to know

  • ~June (TBD): Gear pick-up & jersey sizing
  • Week of July 22: Camp
  • Monday, July 29: Practice Starts, 4 days/week until school starts
  • Friday, August 2: GPYFA 3rd Annual Golf Tournament Fundraiser
  • Saturday, August 17: Jamboree
  • Saturday, August 24: First game
  • Saturday, August 31: NO GAME - holiday weekend
  • Once school starts: practice 3 days/week, games Saturdays
  • Saturday, October 26: playoff week 1
  • Saturday, November 2: Semi Finals
  • Saturday, November 9: NCYFL Championships
  • Saturday, November 16: NCYFL Cheer Showcase

You can see a full pre-season schedule, including drop-in clinics, updated regularly on our pre-season page.