2017 Coozy Award Winner – Emma Ryan

While there were many fantastic nominees for the Coozy Award this year, every single one of which should be honored to have been considered for this prestigious award, the NEFF community spoke and one particular player stood out from the rest. Described as a coachable individual who constantly cheers on teammates with enthusiasm, this young … Read More

2017 Power Rankings – Week 5

Power Rankings in a youth sports league? ABSOLUTELY….but they aren’t what you think. The NEFF Power Rankings determine which team’s fans will get the coveted Fans of the Year award. How is the winning group determined? We won’t reveal what goes into the judging process — but we’re sure you’ll figure it out. Michigan 3-4 … Read More

2017 Power Rankings – Week 3

Power Rankings in a youth sports league? ABSOLUTELY….but they aren’t what you think. The NEFF Power Rankings determine which team’s fans will get the coveted Fans of the Year award. How is the winning group determined? We won’t reveal what goes into the judging process — but we’re sure you’ll figure it out. OKAY, OKAY … Read More

F.I.T. House Studio wants to Celebrate those who CARE!!!

Thanks for taking me to practice Thanks for coming to my games Thanks for being my biggest cheerleader It takes a village to make our days at New England Flag Football successful, and on Saturday October 14  Saturday October 21 F.I.T. House is saying thank you to all of the caretakers who help ensure our kids … Read More

5-6 Army / Navy to Play in Support of Operation Hat Trick

The 1st-ever New England Flag Football Army vs. Navy game is right around the corner – Saturday, September 23 at 7:00 PM at Patton Park in Hamilton, MA. In addition to pride, both teams will be playing for a great cause when they take the field, Operation Hat Trick. Operation Hat Trick generates awareness, support, … Read More

2017 Power Rankings – Week 2

Michigan has jumped to #1 in the 2017 Fans of the Year Power Rankings!!!!  Will the reigning champion 5-6 Wolverines (2016 FOTY Winners as 3-4 Notre Dame) repeat as Fans of the Year?  It’s not looking good, because it is the 3-4 Michigan crew that tops the charts in Week #2. Here’s the Week 2 … Read More

2017 Power Rankings – Week 1

The 5-6 Michigan Wolverines (2016 FOTY Winners as 3-4 Notre Dame) were predicted by experts to repeat as Fans of the Year in 2017, but after a poor showing on Opening Weekend, they have dropped out of the top 10 for the first time ever.    Are they at risk for falling to 0-2?  Given … Read More

Keep Cool—The NEFF Season is Almost Here!

The NEFF season is almost here and many teams are already holding practice sessions. As our young football players return to the field in the last days of summer, it might be helpful to discuss some important points related to heat and hydration. USA Football, the governing youth football organization in the United States, has … Read More

Uniform Sizing Day – 6/17

Want to make sure you order the right uniform size for your kids this season? We’ve got you covered! NEFF will be holding a uniform sizing session at HWLL Championship Day at Cheeseman Field (Pingree Park, 211 Main Street, Wenham, MA — NOT Patton Park where #NEFFMagic happens) between 11:00 AM and 1:00 PM, so … Read More

Julian Edelman Youth Football Clinic

It is never too early to start preparing for the upcoming football season (just ask the Cowboys and Packers).  Along these lines, Julian Edelman has teamed up with Ronald McDonald House Charities of Eastern New England and SunnyD to offer a one-day youth football clinic this July at Danvers High School.  Julian and other camp coaches will provide tips and hands-on instruction … Read More