2017 Team Stars & Stries Roster For Tazon De Estrellas

A squad of 40 standout student-athletes from NCAA Division III schools will represent Team Stars & Stripes and travel to Mexico next week for the 20th annual Tazón De Estrellas (Bowl of the Stars). The Americans, who were nominated by their respective football... read more

International Event Kicks Off At Pop Warner Super Bowl

The International exhibition matches have kicked off at the 61st Pop Warner Super Bowl for an eighth successive year, with teams from Finland, Mexico and the United Arab Emirates in action between December 2 and 9. The EAFL Falcons from the United Arab Emirates,... read more

Happy Thanksgiving From Global Football

As our family prepares to welcome home for Thanksgiving our 3 children and their spouses, as each blessed us with very special weddings over the past 6 months, I am moved by all the things in my life to be Thankful for, and look ahead to what I believe will be a... read more

Team Stars & Stripes Coaches Named For Mexico Event

Head Coach Don De Waard will lead a Global Football-organized squad of select NCAA Division III student-athletes in the annual Tazón De Estrellas (Bowl of the Stars) for a sixth time on Saturday, December 16. The former Central College (Iowa) defensive coordinator... read more

Tazón De Estrellas Returns To CETYS University

The annual Tazón De Estrellas (Bowl of the Stars), featuring a Global Football-organized squad of select NCAA Division III student-athletes, will be played for the 20th time in Mexico on Saturday, December 16. The game between America’s Team Stars & Stripes and... read more

Teams Invited To Participate At Pop warner International Bowl

Global Football is inviting American football youth teams from around the world to sign up to compete at the eighth annual Pop Warner International Super Bowl. The ESPN Wide World of Sports™ Complex in Orlando, Florida, will again host the event as part of the 2017... read more

Teams Ranked In CAC Top 25 Preseason Poll See First Action

Sixteen of the 25 high school teams ranked in the Catholic Athletes For Christ Top 25, presented by Siena Heights University and Global Football, were in action last weekend, with 11 recording victories. Two of those wins came against teams within the ranking as #1... read more

Ritsumeikan Uji High School Wins Scrimmage To End U.S. Visit

A group of Japanese student-athletes from Ritsumeikan Uji High School in Kyoto, spent two weeks at Torrey Pines High School in San Diego in August, as part of a unique exchange visit. The youngsters attended classes at Torrey Pines, which played host to a visiting... read more

Notre Dame Alumni Celebrate The Life of Ara Parseghian

Global Football Founder & President Patrick Steenberge played football at the University of Notre Dame under head coach Ara Parseghian, who coached Notre Dame for 11 seasons and won two national championships.  Ara passed away on Wednesday at his home in Granger... read more

Ritsumeikan Uji Student-Athletes Return To San Diego

Torrey Pines High School in San Diego will play host for an eighth time to a group of Japanese student-athletes from Ritsumeikan Uji High School in Kyoto, as part of a unique exchange visit. From August 8-20, the Japanese youngsters will attend classes at Torrey Pines... read more