Players vie for Team USA spot at Trials

By Chris Hummer The U.S. Under-19 National Team Trials kicked off Wednesday, and hundreds of athletes from across the country ran through drills, all vying for a coveted spot on Team USA. The practice was informative yet intense as offensive … read more »

 

NFL FLAG teams descend on Austin for regional

By Kelsey Kotzur Boys and girls flag football teams from across the country competed in a two-day, round-robin tournament June 30 and July 1 at Whitaker Fields on the University of Texas campus. The NFL FLAG Regional Tournament, appearing in … read more »

 

Records fall in first round of world championship

Records are meant to be broken, and in Saturday’s first day of action at the 2012 IFAF Under-19 World Championship in Austin, Texas, new highs were established in all four matchups. Longest pass, touchdown reception and kickoff return marks were … read more »

 

Officials use tournament to learn, build relationships

By Chris Hummer Officials often go unrecognized and uncelebrated. They reap their rewards quietly by doing their job well, all while establishing connections and friendships off the field – sometimes even ones that can cross hemispheres. This is why 31 … read more »

 

USA Football 7-on-7 Tournament presented by Muscle Milk

A dozen of the top high school football programs from Texas will compete Saturday, June 30, in the inaugural USA Football 7-on-7 Tournament presented by Muscle Milk. Teams will face off in a round-robin format during the morning at Ellie … read more »

 

Running backs are chasing Wilson

By Michael Preston, IFAF When the New York Giants selected running back David Wilson in the first round of the 2012 NFL Draft, there were knowing nods of approval from those who had seen the tournament MVP’s rushing talents up … read more »