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Who We Are

  • The Great Eastern Football Association began play in 2005.
  • The GEFA is America's longest continuously-running non-profit eight man amateur league and begins its 20th consecutive season of play in 2024.
  • There are currently 11 teams in the GEFA and additional expansion is expected in the coming years.
  • GEFA teams will play a 10-game schedule in 2024 with each team having five home games and five road games.
  • The GEFA includes the longest run team in the country, the Williamsport Wildcats, who will be playing their 19th season in 2024.
  • The GEFA is led by President James Simerson. He enters his sixth season as President in 2024 after being a GEFA coach, team owner, GEFA secretary, GEFA treasurer, and GEFA Vice President.

Mission Statement

"To serve our community with pride and passion as a quality example of individual and team excellence on the field, in the office, at the field and within the community by consistently exceeding expectations by demonstrating the highest character, appreciation and respect for our game, fans, teammates and partners as a visionary organization providing a total pro-like experience."