Girls High School Football to Play Historic Games at Rice Eccles Stadium

In a historic first for girls, the Utah Girls Tackle Football League will hold its junior high and high school championship games at the University of Utah’s Rice Eccles Stadium on May 21 st . The games mark the first time a girls high school…

Games Begin with Restrictions

Hi Parents, Thank you so much for your support of the league! All of the feedback from our players and coaches is that our daughters and coaches are extremely happy with the chance to play the game they love. Our first scrimmage games are coming…

Players from Utah Girls Tackle Football League invited to Pro Bowl to showcase their skills

Twenty-two Utah girls will demonstrate skills and abilities of female players on one of NFL’s largest stages HERRIMAN — Laura Goetz made her way to her parents room trying to figure out what she’d done to get in trouble. And…

NFL invites UTAH GIRLS TO PLAY AT pro Bowl halftime show

Updated: Jan 23, 2020 The National Football League (NFL) invited 22 All-Star players from the Utah Girls Football League to play an exhibition scrimmage during halftime of the Pro Bowl in Orlando, Florida on January 26, 2020. The purpose of…

Girls Flag Football IS NOW An Official Sanctioned Sport In Georgia

High school girls across Georgia will have the chance to participate in a newly-sanctioned sport next year. Flag football is now a sport that high schools can choose to offer to its girl students, the Georgia High School Association announced…

Tampa Bay Bucs Announces $250K to Establish NFL’s 1st Girls High School Football Scholarship

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers today became the first NFL team to establish a groundbreaking scholarship program benefiting female high school football players. The Tampa Bay Buccaneers Girls in Football Scholarship Fund is made possible through a…

Utah Girls Tackle Football is A Smash Hit, But What about Concussions?

SALT LAKE CITY, Utah – The first girls tackle football league, which started right here in Utah, is in its fifth season. With their numbers growing, there are new concerns about concussions. Experts say there are risks parents need to know…

Tackle football league for girls growing fast in Utah

WEST VALLEY CITY - Percentage-wise, it just may be the fastest growing sport in Utah. “I just really like tackling people,” said a smiling Madisyn Paxton. Paxton, along with about 500 other teenage girls, play in the Utah Girls Tackle…