Welcome to the official website of the Eastern Suburban Football League!


The Eastern Suburban Football League (ESFL) is one of Michigan's oldest youth football league and is a non-profit organization.


The ESFL is designed for the improvement and development of the capabilities of individuals. To promote the physical, mental and moral development of youths between the ages of 6 to 13, without regard to race, creed, color or religion. We have been providing youth football and cheerleading in Southeast Michigan for over 50 years.




ESFL Championship Games

Saturday, November 2, 2019



155 Cass Ave, Mt. Clemens, MI 48043

Gates Open at 9:00 am


$6.00 per Adult

$3.00 per Child (age 14 and under)

FREE: Kids ages 5 & under



Eastside Eagles (Home) vs Grosse Pointe South Red Barons (Visitors) - FLAG Game – 10:00 am Kickoff

East Detroit Tiger cats (Home) vs Oak Park Saints (Visitors) - FRESHMAN Game – 12:30 pm Kickoff

Grosse Pointe South Red Barons (Home) vs Warren Jets (Visitors) - JUNIOR VARSITY Game – 3:00 pm Kickoff

Eastside Eagles (Home) vs St. Clair Shores Green Hornets (Visitors) - VARSITY Game – 5:30 pm Kickoff


ESFL is a Proud member of USA Football

Click here to visit the USA Football website.




2019 Football Ages and Weights

Flag Team

League Age 6, 7 - Maximum Weight of 120 lbs.

League Age 8 - Maximum Weight of 85 lbs. 


Freshman Team

League Age 8, 9 - Maximum Weight of 135 lbs.

League Age 10 - Maximum Weight of 105 lbs.


JV Team

League Age 9, 10 - Maximum Weight of 155 lbs.

League Age 11 - Maximum Weight of 150 lbs.

League Age 12 - Maximum Weight of 115 lbs.


Varsity Team

League Age 10, 11, 12, 13 - Maximum Weight of 180 lbs. to carry the ball.

League Age 10, 11, 12, 13 - Maximum Weight of 215 lbs. to play on offensive\defensive line.


Note: League Age is the age the participant is prior to August 1, 2019.   Also there is a 5 lbs bump added for all teams, all levels, before week 3 league games.