Lake County's PREMIER Youth Travel Football and Cheerleading Program
Serving primarily the Grayslake, Lake Villa, Lindenhurst, and Round Lake Beach areas, we offer multiple programs throughout the year including; Flag Football, Spring 7-on-7, Cheerleading and Tackle Football.  Children who will be between 5 & 14 years old as of July 31st are eligible to participate and compete. We have assembled some of the best, most respected youth program coaches from the area. With well over 100 years combined youth coaching experience, parents can be confident their children will receive the highest quality instruction in their sport while having fun with their friends and becoming fully prepared for High School Football and Cheer.

NJK PeeWee Team Invited to Scrimmage at Soldier Field!
Saturday August 8th!!!
What a way to start off with a BANG!  The 2015 PeeWee Team has been invited to kick off their season with a scrimmage against
the Hoffman Estates RedHawks at Soldier Field, August 8th!

See 2014 Chicago Bears FamilyFest!

This youth football scrimmage will be part of the annual Chicago Bears FamilyFest.   This perfect event for the entire family offers an opportunity to see the pro-team in action, enjoy outdoor activities, family friendly games, live music, alumni autographs, give aways & more!  The Jr. Knights will be purchasing a group of tickets for our fans to support our Jr. Knights.  Watch for more details this week!

ALL Tackle, Flag & Cheer
Practice Starts August 3rd!
(ONLY our Pee Wee Team will begin practice Saturday August 1st)
Watch your email for notes from your athlete's coach in late July!

PopWarner Player Certification Date Announced!
Saturday August 22nd is this year's Chicagoland Pop Warner Player Certification Event.  ALL tackle players must attend this mandatory weigh in to play the following week, during opening weekend!  PLEASE mark this date on your calendars now to avoid any conflicts The Jr. Knights will again be providing bus transportation for all players to the event.  This worked very well last year and we hope to continue the smooth process again this year! 

Time To Get More Involved in 2015!
 NJK Board Meetings are now held the 1st Tuesday of each month at the Lake Villa Township Building.  All NJK families are welcome to attend.

So many upcoming events to get ready for-  Family Dinner Knights, Summer Family Picnic, Fundraising, Registration, Spirit Wear, Concessions - you name it... we can always use some help! For one hour, for one day, or for all season, your help makes the program the success it has quickly come to be! 

Help Make This Year Another Great One For Your Kids! Get Involved! 

Congratulations North Jr. Knights 
Athletes and Families on a Great 2014!  

It's the 2014 Fall season video shown at Awards Night.  From our tiniest flaggers and cheerleaders all the way up to our graduating Tacklers, the kids all played their best and made us so proud.  So many great moment captured, so settle in and crank up the volume for a full season's worth of highlights!

Who is up for more next year?  Or interested in joining us?  Registration for the 2015 Season begins in February!
Like what you see?  Check out our NJK YouTube Channel!


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Who, What, Where, When?
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