The Fox-Rok Ravens captured the American Youth Football National Division I Cadet championship earlier this month in Florida.
The Ravens, who are based out of Lackman Playground in Bustleton, qualified for the championship tournament by winning the Big East Regional title game last month in Brooklyn.
The eight-team national tournament took place at Austin-Tindall Regional Park in Kissimmee, Fla.
The Ravens defeated the Manassas Mutiny (Va.), 32-12, in their first game. Next, they topped the Desert Highlands Jaguars Black (Ariz), 32-13.
In the championship game, they edged the Prince George’s Storm (Md.), 8-7. Davon Arrington ran for a touchdown. Antonio Ditri followed with the 2-point kick. Antonio made all nine of his kicks in the tournament.
Front row (from left): Mikey Angiolillo, Jeb Brenfleck, Josh Howe, Davon Arrington, Jordan Gregg, Ryan Woertz, Dontae Arrington, Shaquille Barbour, Mycah Edwards, Antonio Ditri.
Second row: Mike Brown, Shane Vample, Sean Corcoran, Kevin Kelly, Matthew Thomas, Blaise Zucaro, Robert Buckley.
Third row: Coaches Mike Brown, Ernie Angiolillo, Rich Storck, Mark Brenfleck. ••