Black Friday Bowl 2017
November 24th

The Black Friday Bowl is a 5v5 flag football tournament for the whole family, bring your backyard tradition to Morven Park!

Adult & Youth Divisions (HS, MS, ES)

Tournament Format/Schedule

The tournament is open to both teams and individual players.

There are 4 divisions offered, Adult, High School, Middle School, and Elementary School.

Three (3) games are guaranteed for each team.  Each game consists of two 12-minute halves and a 1 minute halftime break.


Games will be played using modified 5v5 non-contact NFL Flag rules.  Follow this link to the Tournament Rules.

Division Format/Age Groups

Division Ages/Birth Year Ball Size Flags
Adult 18+ Official Sonic Boom
High School 14-17 (1999-2003) Youth Sonic Boom
Middle School 11-13 (2004-2006) Junior Triple Threat
Elementary School 8-10 (2007-2010) PeeWee Triple Threat

Teams will be grouped into divisions according to age and experience, and will play all their games within their chosen division.  Every effort will be made to create divisions of similar caliber teams.  Players may "play up", they may not "play down".

Number of players 

Teams will consist of up to ten (10) players, with a maximum of five (5) players on the field at any given time.  A minimum of four (4) players is needed to begin a game and avoid a forfeit.

Past Black Friday Bowl Winners

2016 Winners: Wolverines & D4/Assassins


2015 Winners: BMF, Maryland Elite, & Only Here So We Don't Get Fined


Foxridge Football (2014) Hall's Comeback (2013)