Black Friday Bowl 2017
The Black Friday Bowl is a 5v5 flag football tournament for the whole family, bring your backyard tradition to Morven Park!
Adult & Youth Divisions
Registration still open for select divisions to even out the brackets. Email: email@example.com for more info.
The tournament is open to both teams and individual players.
There are 5 divisions offered, Adult (17+), U16, U14, U12, U10.
Three (3) games are guaranteed for each team. Each game consists of two 12-minute halves and a 1 minute halftime break.
Games will be played using modified 5v5 non-contact NFL Flag rules. Follow this link to the Tournament Rules.
Division Format/Age Groups (please note modified Youth divisions)
|Division||Ages/Birth Year||Ball Size||Flags|
|Adult||17+ as of 9/1/2017||Official||Sonic Boom|
|U16||16 & under as of 9/1/2017||Youth||Sonic Boom|
|U14||14 & under as of 9/1/2017||Junior||Sonic Boom|
|U12||12 & under as of 9/1/2017||Junior||Triple Threat|
|U10||10 & under as of 9/1/2017||PeeWee||Triple Threat|
Age divisions have been modified since marketing materials were created. Age groups were previously based on school/grade. Youth age groups were divided to make every effort to create divisions of similar caliber teams.
Teams will be grouped into divisions according to age and experience, and will play all their games within their chosen division. Players may "play up", they may not "play down".
Number of players
Teams will consist of up to ten (10) players, with a maximum of five (5) players on the field at any given time. A minimum of four (4) players is needed to begin a game and avoid a forfeit.
Past Black Friday Bowl Winners
2016 Winners: Wolverines & D4/Assassins
2015 Winners: BMF, Maryland Elite, & Only Here So We Don't Get Fined
Foxridge Football (2014) Hall's Comeback (2013)