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About Golden Eagles Football

The Glen Ellyn Golden Eagles Youth Football program participates in the west suburban Bill George Youth Football League. It is a competitive travel program where players learn and develop the fundamentals of tackle football, teamwork, sportsmanship and leadership in a supervised, organized and safe atmosphere. Teams are formed based on age, weight, and ability. 

Upcoming Events

8/5/2015 5:45 PM First day of practice Village Green Park
8/15/2015 8:00 AM 10th Annual Football Jamboree Newton Park


Tackle Practice Begins

August 5 - 5:45-8:00pm - Village Green Park

  • 8/5 to 8/08 - Evaluation Week takes place at Village Green every day from 5:45 to 8:00 for all tackle levels.  Saturday, 8/08 will have early morning sessions and will wrap up before noon.

  • 8/5 OR day 1 - Helmet and mouthguard only for non-contact drills
  • 8/6 OR day 2 - Helmet, mouthguard and shoulder pads for non-contact drills
  • 8/7 OR day 3 - Full pads sessions begin including contact drills

  • Gold teams will be selected after the 8/7 session(or before) and will be announced by 8/9 at noon via our website.
  • Silver teams will be selected after the 8/8 session and will be announced by 8/9 at noon via our website.
  • Players not in camp will be unassigned until evaluated upon arrival and must follow the day 1-2-3 protocol for transition to contact drills.

Tackle Equipment Pick Up

August 5 - 3:30-5:00pm - Newton Park

  • 8/5 from 3:30 to 5:00 at Newton Park - Equipment Distribution for players that did not receive helmet/shoulder pads on scheduled dates - there will be a hard stop at 5:00 so that volunteers can proceed to practice areas at Village Green - be early to avoid lines.

Flag Season Start Dates

August 3 - 3rd grade; August 5 - K-2nd Grade

We have many changes with the flag program this year, most noticeably the addition of a 3rd grade flag division. We are extremely excited about the upcoming season and know that the unbridled enthusiasm to add the 3rd grade level has been met with resounding approval as seen by the registration numbers. The season will begin on Monday 8/3 for the 3rd graders and Wednesday 8/5 for the rest of the program.

ImPACT Baseline Concussion Testing

August 4 & 5

ImPACT Baseline Concussion Testing for the 103#, JV and Senior tackle players will be held on Tuesday, August 4th and Wednesday, August 5th at Glenbard South High School.

All players at these levels must complete testing prior to participation in the program. Until completed, players will be withheld from ALL evaluation and practice sessions.




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