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.

2-Day NJK Summer Camp
July 7th & 9th

This exceptional 2-day training camp will provide football players a chance to practice football related drills and activities to help advance their skill level and abilities during the upcoming 2014 fall football season.


Players will be divided by age to provide the appropriate level of instruction and support.  Coaches will be teaching a number of drills and activities focused on proper stance, footwork, pass routes,  blocking techniques & player SAFETY.

Camp will take place on the Grayslake North High School football field Tuesday 7/7 and Thursday 7/9.  6-8pm.  Cost is $25 per participant and will include a limited edition NJK camp t-shirt! 

This camp is open to all area youth athletes, ages 5-14.  As in previous years, this exclusive football camp is hosted and conducted by Grayslake North High School Football Coaching Staff.   

It is a great non-contact opportunity for young players to learn more about youth football.  Signed parental permission slip required & can be downloaded here!

Invite your friends - athletes from other sports and programs are welcome, too!

Proud NJK Sponsor,
ALL-PRO Sports Performance, is offering a FREE Youth Football Camp at North High School for
all area athletes! 

Speed, Agility & football drills coached by former Chicago Bears Jason McKie, Adrian Peterson, Alex Brown, Antonio Harris and Former Florida State Seminole Linebacker Rob May!

Don't Miss out on this
AWESOME Opportunity!

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NJK Tackle & Cheer Practice Starts August 3rd! 
Watch your email for notes from your athlete's coach in 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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