The Joliet Ravens 10-and-under football team recently won the National Championship of the United Youth Football League at a tournament in Florida.
The Ravens are a member of the Chicagoland United Football League, where they won the state title before advancing to the national event.
The Ravens 9-year-old team, coached by Mike Lynch, and the 11-year-old team, coached by Jesse Palomar, also advanced to the National Tournament.
The title team members were Kendell Cobb, Jayden Cowan, Christopher Domagalski, Kingston Dunagan, Jaylin Green, Jovan Green Jr., Devin Hamilton, Sean Hogan, Wyatt Hochgraber, Javeyon Lockett, Anquan Kemp, Danzel Newell, Lucas Simulac and Christian Smith. Jovan Green is the head coach.