Williamsville Junior Football is a non-profit tackle football league for football players and cheerleaders. All participants must live in the Amherst, Sweet Home or Williamsville school districts. Williamsville Junior Football is the oldest sanctioned youth football league in Amherst, founded in 1965. Our home games are played at the Amherst Northtown Center (see map) at our own lighted facility. Williamsville Junior Football belongs to the Niagara Youth Football League. All of our games are played against local teams within the NYFL. The League is divided into four divisions based on the players age and weight as of 7/31:
6 - 7
8 - 9
10 - 11
12 - 13
The Pee-Wee division is an instructional team and represents WJF. WJF sets the number of teams based on registration. Per NYFL rules, a Pee-Wee team must accompany our highest ranked franchise. At the end of the season, returning athletes will be drafted into our other franchises to balance out experience and numbers.
There are six teams with an associated cheerleadingsquad managed byexperienced cheerleading coach.