Ashburn, VA (Jan. 10, 2017) – The Virginia Xtreme 10U Flag Football team comprised of athletes from Loudoun County, will be playing for the NFL Flag National Championship at the Pro Bowl in Orlando, FL on Friday, January 27th.
The VXS 10U Team earned the right to play for the National Championship by winning the Redskins NFL Flag Regional Tournament held on November 5th, 2016, at Evergreen SportsPlex in Leesburg.
The Virginia Xtreme 10U team went undefeated in the tournament outscoring their opponents 206-15 through 7 games. VXS defeated teams from North Carolina, Pennsylvania, Virginia, and New York to earn their spot in Orlando as one of the eight best teams in the country. There will be 8 teams in the 10U age bracket coming from Hawaii, Ohio, Massachusetts, and Florida to compete for the NFL Flag National Championship.
Virginia Xtreme Sports (VXS) is a 501(c)3 non-profit volunteer organization whose mission is to provide competitive regional travel sports (flag football, basketball, etc.) programs that develop the next generation of youth athletes into high performance, well trained, highly disciplined, and competitive players while they grow and develop physically, mentally and emotionally. VXS is organized to coach, mentor, and lead their players to become productive and responsible citizens. The players in their program are expected to excel in the classroom, the community, at home and on the field.