Batavia Youth Football kicks off the season with inaugural Tailgate Event

Tue July 31, 2018

Batavia, IL- Batavia Youth Football and Park District staff invite the public to join the inaugural BYF Tailgate Event on Saturday, August 25 at Batavia High School, located at 1201 Main Street.

Program participants, which include all levels of grades one through six, will have a mandatory practice from 3-4 pm. The tailgate is set to begin at 4:15 pm before the seventh-grade scrimmage. Hot dogs, chips, and a drink will be provided to all who attend after the practice.

High school players will be present to encourage the kids, as well as sign autographs and jerseys. High School Football staff will also be on-site to share the importance of the football league and answer any questions.

The BYF Board and Batavia High School football staff invite the community to attend to show their support for Batavia youth, kick off the beginning of another BYF/BHS season, but also to answer any concerns parents may have about tackle football. BYF is a Heads Up Certified League and through their association with USA Football, follow specific guidelines by the governing body of the sport of football.

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