Top 10 Eastside Crusaders Facts

Fact 1:  You don’t need to be an Eastside Catholic School student to play for ECJF!  You can attend any school or be homeschooled.

FACT 2:  We are a faith-based athletic community. Our touchstones are Faith, Family, Football & Fun!  However, you do not need to be Catholic to participate.

FACT 3:  ECJF is a leader in player safety, including concussion awareness and prevention.

FACT 4:  We play great football! NJFL League Champions: 2006, 2007, 2008, 2011 (2 titles), 2013, 2017.

FACT 5:  All of our coaches complete mandatory training through USA Football , Positive Coaching Alliance NJFL , and ECJF.

FACT 6:  Our coaches work directly with ECHS coaches, in training and on the field.

FACT 7:  ECHS Varsity players mentor our Youth players through our Crusader Buddies program.

FACT 8:  Many of our youth alumni go on to enjoy outstanding high school careers (60 All-Metro selections including 6 MVPs).

FACT 9:  Many more go on to play at the next level: Harvard, Claremont, West Point, Dartmouth, Holy Cross, University of Washington, Washington State, Portland State, and so on.

FACT 10:  We focus on solid football fundamentals that will help prevent injury and prepare our players for high school football.