Dubuque Independent Football League (DIFL)

About the DIFL

The Dubuque Independent Football League (DIFL) maintains a properly supervised football and cheer program for children in the Dubuque area. DIFL serves football players in grades 1-6 and cheerleaders in grades 1-7. DIFL football teams compete in the “Eagle Bluff Conference” operated by Youth Sports Foundation (YSF) along with other YSF-affiliated program teams. It is our goal to:

  • Create a safe learning environment.
  • See that all children have fun while participating through games, practices, or any events.
  • Teach the fundamentals of football with an emphasis on blocking and tackling.
  • Teach the fundamentals of cheerleading with an emphasis on good team spirit and confident
  • Make sure every child who participates in our program is coached well and shows
  • Exercise a competitive spirit and, above all, good sportsmanship.