The Down Syndrome Association of Northern Virginia’s (DSANV) Champion Football League of Northern Virginia (CFL) played its fourth successful game of the season on Saturday, September 29 at Freedom High School in South Riding.
“It is amazing to see the passion, dedication, and hard-work of every player in the CFL. Each individual has unique abilities that help form a strong team when everyone unites and works together,” said Bryan Ray, president of DSANV.
The league was founded last year by the Down Syndrome Association of Northern Virginia and is the first football league in the Northern Virginia area serving individuals with disabilities.
In its second year, the CFL has seen a significant increase in enrollment. September 29 game had close to 40 champion players on the field, with over 30 players from Freedom High School’s Football team serving as coaches and mentors to the Champion players. … Continue Reading