The Goffstown Junior Grizzlies is a registered 501(c) (3) NON PROFIT FEIN 81-4950534
Mission Statement: Goffstown Jr. Grizzlies is a community based non profit, all volunteer organization charged with building leadership and community spirit. To promote an environment that encourages, develops and promotes participation in football within a community of volunteerism. Goffstown Jr. Grizzlies provide a structured, secure environment for children to build life skills through athletics while encouraging the value of scholastics, sportsmanship and competition within the safe and structured environment.
The Goffstown Junior Grizzlies is a dedicated Flag and Tackle Football Program providing Football for ALL. Football veteran Michael Levesque in conjunction with Goffstown High School D1 Champion Head Coach Justin Hufft have created the premier program for Youth Football in the State of NH. Flag Football for grades K to 3rd grade and Tackle football for grades 3rd to 8th. Safety and fun are key to promoting this fantastic game and hopefully produce great athletes who can compete at both high school and college.
The Junior Grizzlies play in the Northeast Junior High Football League http://www.northeastjhfl.com/ The premier league for youth football. The focus of this league is about developing a kids love of the game and technical ability in a safe way. There are certain weight restrictions for Grades 2 through 6 for kids that are ball carriers. No Punt returns and No Kick offs for grades 3 through 4 to avoid impact collisions that can cause injuries.
Each Level will have a Junior Varsity and a Varsity Team. The JV is for players to develop, learn their position and get game time that is legitimate. Varsity is for the more developed kid who has the ability to play at a higher level and compete in this more competitive game setting.
For a full list of rules please click here - http://www.northeastjhfl.com/site/ClientSite/article/1819155