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TCBOOST SPEED & AGILITY WINTER WORKOUTS
Thursday evenings 6:00-7:00pm. Contact Vicki at TCBoost (847-559-2307) for further information.

2017 REGISTRATION
Registration for the 2017 Griffins season will be opening soon. Due to high demand, space is limited this season. Be sure to check back or subscribe to Griffins Football Facebook and Twitter for program updates.

SPRING GRIFFINS-NORTHWESTERN PRO-STYLE COMBINE
Plans are being made for our annual Wildcat Combine at the Northwestern Football facilities in Evanston. This event is open to all registered families and individuals that might be interested in Griffins Football. Be on the lookout for further details.

2017 IMPORTANT DATES:
July 17th  
Preseason Conditioning Begins (Mon-Fri)
July 31st 
Practice Begins (Mon-Fri)
August 22nd
After School Practices Begin (Tues-Weds-Thurs)
August 26th 
TCYFL Opening Weekend

OPENING WEEKEND AUGUST 26TH

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WHO IS TCYFL?

The Chicagoland Youth Football League (TCYFL) is the largest independent youth tackle football league in the United States, fielding thousands of players on hundreds of teams from over 50  Member Communities throughout Chicagoland and SE Wisconsin.
Including; Antioch, Barrington, Bartlett, Batavia-N Aurora, Berwyn, Buffalo Grove, Cary, Crystal Lake, Des Plaines, Dundee, East Aurora, Elgin, Elmwood Park, GPH, Grant, Grayslake, Huntley, Johnsburg, Kenosha, Lake Geneva, Lake in the Hills, Lake Villa, Lake Zurich, Libertyville, McHenry, Mount Prospect, Mundelein, North Chicago, North Shore, North Side, Oak Park, Park Ridge, Plainfield, Portage Park, Prairie Ridge, Prospect Heights, Round Lake, Schaumburg, South Elgin, Streamwood, Villa Park, Warren, Wauconda, Waukegan, Westmont, WKCYF, Woodstock,
Zion-Benton. 

    2016 TCYFL BIG 10 VARSITY CHAMPIONS

    Congratulations to Coach Roth and our Undefeated 7-8th Grade Varsity Griffins Team. Defeating Lake in the Hills  26-0 to complete their perfect season and bring home the TCYFL Championship hardware. 

    2016 TCYFL BIG 10 MIDDLEWEIGHT RUNNERS-UP

    Our 6-7th Grade Middleweight Griffins team fell short in the TCYFL Championship Game. 
    Losing a close battle to Chicago North Side 12-6. 

    What Makes NORTH SHORE FOOTBALL Different?

    OUR LEAGUE
    NSYF participates in The Chicagoland Youth Football League (TCYFL), the largest independent youth football organization in the country with over 50 participating Chicagoland communities. Creating better competition and fair play opportunities for all.

    STARTING THEM EARLY
    NSYF offers tackle football for boys and girls ages 6 thru 14. We are the only youth organization in the North Shore area to offer tackle football for 6-9 year olds. Teaching the correct tackling and blocking techniques at a younger age makes for a Safer  and Better game.

    COACHES TRAINING
    Our number one priority is the health and safety of our young athletes, this is why TCYFL and NSYF mandates that all coaches be certified in all Heads Up Blocking and Tackling techniques. As well all coaches are required to participate in advanced concussion training. We continue to limit contact during the practice week utilizing new training tools such as the Shadowman Tackling System and Tackling Wheel. 

    PLAYING MORE FOOTBALL
    The NSYF football season runs longer than other local programs. Practice begins in late July with the introduction of Heads Up Football. Our season ends in mid November with a full playoff schedule, ending with Championship Weekend.

    TRUE PLAYOFFS
    Unlike many local leagues in the North Shore area who have a single game playoff day, NSYF participates in a full playoff schedule which leads to a Live-Streamed TCYFL Championship Game at all age levels.

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