Last updated : Wednesday, 29 November 2023
IntroductionThe Inter-West Suburban Youth Football League (IWSYFL) is an amateur football league for boys and girls in grades 1-8. The league was founded in 1965 and is based in the western suburbs of Chicago, Illinois.
The IWSYFL offers a variety of divisions for players of all skill levels, including:
The league also offers a variety of programs for players, including:
- Flag football
- Tackle football
SeasonThe IWSYFL season runs from August to November. The season consists of a regular season and a playoff tournament.
The regular season consists of 6-8 games for each team. The top teams in each division qualify for the playoff tournament.
The playoff tournament culminates in the IWSYFL Championship Game.
RulesThe IWSYFL follows the rules of the National Football League (NFL). However, there are some modifications to the rules to make the game safer for younger players.
For example, the IWSYFL uses a smaller football and a shorter field than the NFL.