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Welcome to North Shore Under the Lights

Registration is NOW OPEN for the 2020 SPRING North Shore Under the Lights youth flag football season. The SPRING season runs from April through May, with games taking place on Friday nights at:

WILLOW PARK
401 Wagner Rd
Northfield, IL 60093

Under the Lights is the exclusive youth flag football partner of Under Armour, Inc.  The league is for both boys and girls from grades Kindergarten to 8th grade. Under the Lights is for players of all skill levels and promotes a competitive, confidence building, non-contact football experience.

FOR MORE INFORMATION SELECT THE REGISTER NOW!

REGISTRATION FEE $195 (ENDS MARCH 13TH) 

Siblings receive a $25 discount (use promo code "SiblingDiscount").  The First Child is at Full Price with the second and additional children utilizing the promo code discount (Not valid for Early Bird Registration Pricing)

 

TENTATIVE GAME SCHEDULE:

FRIDAY NIGHT GAMES 6P-9P

  • April 3, 10, 17, 24
  • May 1, 8, 15 (championship tournament)

GENERAL LEAGUE FORMAT:

  • Player receives a Under Armour game shirt and shorts
  • Head Coach receives a Under Armour 495 youth football
  • 7 game season plus playoffs or consolation games
  • 6 v 6 format on 25-30 yd wide x 50 yd long fields
  • NO pass rush, just a 4-6 second sack count. Emphasis on the pass game and run game limitations.
  • 9 player rosters so everyone plays every game!
  • Practices are held a hour before the games
  • NO Tryouts. NO Drafts. Rosters are formed by "friend" or "coach" request. Single players will be placed on teams with some similiarity and familiarity such as same school, neighborhood, organization, etc. as the other players on the team.
  • ALL coaches are volunteer parents and NOT provided by Under the Lights
  • Trophies are awarded to the Champions of the grade/age division
  • Games played in the evenings when possible.
  • Food and music at the games

REFUND POLICY:
All refund requests must be submitted to the League Commissioner prior to specific dates:

  • FULL Refund issued prior to a uniform being ordered for a player.
  • PARTIAL Refund less than $50 once uniform is ordered and prior to 2nd game of the season
  • NO Refund issued after 2nd game is played, non-negotiable

 

COACHES AND VOLUNTEERS:

  • All coaches are volunteers and are not provided by Under the Lights Flag League.
  • All Coaches and Volunteers must provide the Commissioner of your league with a current Coaches certification and background check. Each certificate is valid for 1 calendar year. If you need to update or obtain both please use the following links:

Coaches Certification
Background Screens for Coaches and Volunteers

  • Safety is our main concern and goal for our players and we want to make sure we have proper and safe coaches.

FAQ's

Frequently Asked Questions


 

League Commissioner

Ryan Slowik


2019 K-1st Grade Divisional Champion


2019 2nd- 3rd Grade Divisional Champion


2019 4th - 5th Grade Divisional Championship


2019 6th - 8th Grade Divisional Champions