Our 3rd Annual Kick-off Camp is this coming Sunday, July 30th, from 5-7pm at Roger Johnson Field in North Branch. All youth football players from 4th-8th grade should come out and help kick off the 2017 tackle football season.
Welcome to North Branch Youth Tackle Football (NBYTF) home page. Our youth program provides training to 4th-8th grade athletes from the North Branch community. We promote sportsmanship with an emphasis on discipline and teamwork. These positive values build a foundation for future individual confidence, competitiveness and lifetime of good citizenship.
2016 4-8th Grade Kick-off Camp
Evaluations for grades 4-6th and Tryouts for grades 7-8th have been cancelled since there are currently only enough athletes registered at each grade level for one team. If we receive enough registrations for any grade, 4-8th, to warrant holding evaluations/tryouts by July 15th we will schedule a tryout/evaluation specifically for that grade(s).
Please disregard the evaluation/tryout dates mentioned within the registration forms. The Football Board will send out notifications to you should an evaluation/tryout become necessary for your son's grade.
Registration Deadline: July 15, 2017
To sign-up, please click on the 2017 Registration button. Then print, fill out and return along with your registration fee.
Director North Branch Youth Tackle Football
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North Branch area 4th - 6th graders play in the Forest Lake Area Athletic Association (FLAAA) league. The league consists of 10 - 14 teams per grade from the cities of Forest Lake, North Branch, Chisago Lakes, Rush City and Pine City. Each team can have a maximum of 22 players. There are no try-outs for this league. Participants are taken on a first come, first served basis with equal play time for all. After sign-ups, there will be an evaluation period for the coaches to preview the players and then a draft will take place and teams will be formed. North Branch generally has 2 - 3 teams per grade. The majority of the games are played in Forest Lake, North Branch and Chisago on Saturday mornings.
North Branch 7th and 8th graders play in the North Suburban Youth League. This league consists of teams seperated into geographic divisions from the Northern half of the Metro area. There will be try-outs with each team(s) to have approximately 25 - 30 members making the final roster. We will have more than one team/grade if there are enough kids and coaches. Home games are played at the North Branch middle school.
The HS Youth Camp will be held July 24-26, 2017. This camp is put on by the High School coaching staff and varsity players. The cost for registration is $50 through July 19th - $60 thereafter.
Please see flyer below for registration and camp details.
Our Season Kickoff Camp will be held Sunday, July 30th from 5-7PM ag Roger Johnson Field. All players on 4th through 8th grade teams are encouraged to attend this camp put on by the North Branch Youth Tackle Football Board, youth coaches and Xplode Sports Training. This is a 2 hour camp and is FREE.