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WHERE FUN MEETS EXCELLENCE

East Valley Athletics has joined the growing nation-wide Gridiron community. Today, Gridiron is the fastest growing non-contact youth football league on the planet and is now operating leagues over 25 states.

Our leagues are teaming up across the nation to bring multiple formats of game play and skills development to communities, including Flex Football which replicates the safe, low contact and high speed experience used by NFL teams.

YOUR LEAGUE OPERATOR

Kerry Despain

Sr. Commissioner

OUR HOMEFIELD TEAM

Morgan Palmer

Administrative Support

Wife, Mother, Gardener. Lover of all things outdoors and a good Colorado summer hike!

Brianna Ramirez

Marketing Support

Before joining Gridiron, I worked for a diverse range of organizations including the Girls Football Association, Back Sports Page, and at Southern Grace where I served as a Content Creator and Marketing Coordinator. I hold a degree in Communications and Marketing from the University of North Texas and in my spare time, I like to write sports articles, travel, and go shopping. I played soccer for 14 years and now enjoy working in sports.

After finishing a rewarding NFL career, Joey LaRocque embarked on an ambitious plan: reimagine youth non-contact football for boys and girls. His vision encompassed use of technology and other resources to provide a next generation experience for players, parents and coaches.

Joey and his team have designed multiple formats of game play and skills development for boys and girls ages 5 to 17, including Flex Football which replicates the safe, low contact and high speed experience used by all NFL teams for in-season practice.

Today, Gridiron is the fastest growing non-contact youth football league on the planet and is now operating leagues over 25 states.

Our Gameday Promise

WE COMMIT TO EXCELLENCE

The Gridiron Gameday Promise is a commitment to parents, players and coaches that we will create a safe and fun experience for everyone. We take this commitment to heart everyday. From our officials on the field to our dedicated gameday staff and operations team — this effort is what makes Gridiron Football the leading youth non-contact football league in the country.

The Gridiron Gameday Promise is that you can rely on us to provide a consistently exceptional experience– no matter what game style you play or where you play it.

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