Welcome to Grizzly Tackle Football, where we uphold a storied legacy of cultivating champions and nurturing young individuals of exceptional character. As one of the premier organizations in the Northern Virginia Youth Football League, the Grizzlies thrive on the extraordinary commitment and unwavering support from our dedicated coaches, players, parents, volunteers, and the community.


Our success extends beyond the field, emphasizing the holistic development of our athletes. We take pride in shaping skilled players and fostering sportsmanship, teamwork, and leadership that extends far beyond the game. We are also strong advocates of the "Head's Up" Football program, prioritizing the safety and well-being of our players. We encourage you to explore this initiative more at www.usafootball.com. Join us in the pursuit of excellence, both on and off the field, as we continue to build a community of not just athletes but young men and women who embody the values of Grizzly Football.


Are you looking for a league with certified coaches and a commitment to the highest standards? GHYFL ensures all tackle coaches are U-S-A Football Certified and goes the extra mile by earning official recognition from the national governing body, USA Football. This means our league is dedicated to providing the best in youth sports. Join us for an experience prioritizing coaching excellence, player safety, and a supportive community committed to the highest standards in youth sports.




In 2023, our tackle football program achieved unprecedented success, marking a significant milestone in our history. For the first time since 2013, we proudly fielded a remarkable total of 22 teams, showcasing the growth and vibrancy of our program.

Our teams' outstanding performance on the field makes this year exceptional. We are thrilled to announce that we secured victory in 7 championships—an achievement that stands first in our program's history. Additionally, our success reached new heights as two of these championships were earned in the highly competitive American division, marking a record-setting accomplishment for our organization.

This remarkable feat is a testament to the hard work, dedication, and talent of our players, coaches, and support staff. As we reflect on the achievements of 2023, we express gratitude to everyone who contributed to this extraordinary season. The collective efforts of our athletes, coaching staff, and supporters have brought home championships and created a legacy of success that will inspire and motivate generations to come. Here's to a triumphant year and the bright future that lies ahead for our tackle football program!