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Flag Football

Meet the Avengers - representing the newest  sport in our Area!!

Registration for the 2022 Flag Football Season is Closed (the roster is full).

Coordinator:  Barry Tilton


The Area 26 Avengers Flag Football team completed its inaugural season on Sunday, November 17th. With a competition at the at the NRISA Championship in College Park MD.  The Avengers performed admirably, impressing coaches and officials with their skill as a first-year team competing against teams with 5-8 years experience together.  They represent Area 26 exceptionally well!!


Like most Football, SO Flag is played in the Fall Season. We start practice in August, and compete in two tournaments. The first is an invitational in VA Beach, and the Second is a National level competition with NIRSA, the National Collegiate Recreational Sports body.

Flag Football Rules


Contact: Barry Tilton ([email protected])
Season: Fall
Skill level and equipment: Athletes must be able to run and handle minor physical contact

Directions to Halley

Football Skills Event

The 2021 Avengers participated in (and dominated) an invitational skills event during the COVID special operating condition.

Several players set records for the interregional event. Highlights are below...

Avengers with the law enforcement sponsors

Team at the ready

Avengers saluting the competition

2019 NIRSA Regional Championships

Area 26 adventures in College Park...

The teams played games during two days of competition and selected athletes also competed in a Punt, Pass and Kick contest.

Avengers, Assembled!!

Avengers ready for battle

On the field of play

Chris readys his punt attempt

Passing Champion Austin with his medal...

Well earned pizza break between games

Global Messenger Kyler Reese thanking the Law Enforcement officials for helping and for their service

Coach Matt and the Maryland Law Enforcement team for the tournament

Victory Lunch...