Big North Conference

The Big North Conference was formed as part of the National Youth Athletic Association to represent youth football in northern region of the United States.   States included in Big North Conference are listed below: 


North Dakota 

South Dakota 

Nebraska 

Kansas 

Missouri 

Iowa 

Minnesota 

Michigan 

Wisconsin 

Illinois 

Indiana 

Ohio

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CONFERENCE TITLE GAMES

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Teams that win their respective State Championship tournaments will move on the NYAA Conference title Series.  If your team is ranked in the Top 10 of the  NSR TOP 15 POWER RANKINGS, YOU GET AN AUTOMATIC BID TO YOUR RESPECTIVE CONFERENCE TITLE TOURNAMENT and your registration Fee for this event will be waived.  This is a series of 2 day, regional conference championship tournaments designed to crown true, regional champion regardless of your league affiliation.     

OUR TEAM

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Commissioner: Jackie Nichols

Jackie “Jack” Nichols is a US Air Force Veteran who has been married to his High School Sweetheart, Shameka Nichols for 17 years, and they are the parents to two boys. In 2011 Jack started the Nichols Foundation, a Non-Profit organization in the City of Cleveland Ohio, whose mission is to provide the community with a safe and healthy environment to teach sports and expand community involvement. The Nichols Foundation also encourages individuals to improve mentally, spiritually and physically. 


Mr. Nichols is also the Founder of the Cleveland Bombers which includes 5 Youth Football Teams, 6 Basketball teams and 4 Cheer Squads ranging in ages from 6-14 years old. Coach Jack, as many of the youth players call him, has taken over 300 youth athletes to various states to play sports. Those states include Nevada, New York, Florida, Maryland, Indiana, North Carolina, South Carolina, Texas, Pennsylvania & Georgia.


Mr. Nichols is currently employed by the City of Cleveland, in the Department of Community Relations as a Project Coordinator. This position allows him to bring his experience, expertise, and passion to the Cleveland city Streets through job assignments such as violence interruption, community engagement, conflict mediation, youth engagement, crisis intervention, and outreach in the Cities hot spots and problematic areas. 


contact Info:

email: jnichols80@icloud.com