The End of an Era: 39 Years of Flag Football at UWF

It has been an hour since the last awards were handed out.  Laptops and clipboards, pylons and down boxes have all been packed away.  The sun has set.

Hugs and handshakes have been shared amongst dozens of tournament volunteers.  Most attendees of the 2018 NIRSA Flag Football National Championships have filed out of Escambia County Stadium […]

2019-01-14T14:10:03+00:00January 8, 2019|Categories: Flag Football, NIRSA Championship Series, Sports|

2018 All-Tournament Selections

With the Championships said and done, it’s time to crown the best of the best from each division.  The All-Tournament teams are individuals that have shown exemplary ability during the tournament, and were a valuable member to their team.  Congratulations to the following individuals earning national All-Tournament honors:

Women’s Division

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2019-01-06T17:30:30+00:00January 6, 2019|Categories: Flag Football, NIRSA Championship Series, Sports|

The Men’s Division Championship Results

The last of the collegiate division championships was up next.  In the Men’s Division, returning finalist Texas-Rio Grande Valley was rolling through the pool play before hitting a very tough opponent in the semifinal.  Their determination allowed them to make it to the finals.  Georgia College, seen by some as underdogs, fought their way through […]

2019-01-06T13:28:26+00:00January 6, 2019|Categories: Flag Football, NIRSA Championship Series, Sports|

The Co-Rec Division Championship Results

The Co-Rec National Championship game featured two fantastic teams that had been running through their opponents in pool play.  Tarleton State had battled to get through bracket play, and thanks to their tenacity and grit, had made it to the final game.  North Texas had been breezing through the playoffs.  How would a team with […]

2019-01-06T12:23:20+00:00January 6, 2019|Categories: Flag Football, NIRSA Championship Series, Sports|

Sunday 10:30am Games Recap – The Men’s Division Semifinals

While the Women’s National Championship was being played on the championship field, the men’s semifinals were being decided on the side fields.  Lots of cheering and action could be heard as all four teams fought their way to the end.  Here are the results of the Men’s Division Semifinals:

Georgia College – 28
North Carolina A&T – […]

2019-01-06T10:34:13+00:00January 6, 2019|Categories: Flag Football|

NIRSA Women’s Championship Result

Two high-powered offenses met here at 10:30am local time.  The UANL Tigres and the 2017 National Champion Florida Gators have been outscoring opponents left and right throughout pool play and the playoffs.  But now, it was time to see who the dominant team was in the 2018 NIRSA Flag Football Women’s National Championship.

The first half […]

2019-01-06T09:54:06+00:00January 6, 2019|Categories: Flag Football, NIRSA Championship Series, Sports|