Watch the U.S. Under-16 and Under-17 National Team games from Dartmouth, Mass., on USA Football's YouTube Channel.
The games came at the end of a weeklong deveopment camp at UMass-Dartmouth, where athletes competed for spots on the U.S. National Team rosters when Team USA plays in the International Bowl in February. The camps also included off-field development sessions as well as practice, jamborees and 7-on-7 competitions.
A week of football, fundamentals and fellowship came to a close Friday in Canton, Ohio, as more than 100 athletes from across the United States participated in the final games of the U.S. National Football Team Development Games presented by ShockDoctor.
During a week that Americans celebrate their freedom with barbeques and fireworks, more than 100 athletes from across the country are donning red, white and blue for a different but no less patriotic reason.
Players ages 15 and under are in Canton, Ohio, this week to take part in the USA Football Development Games presented by Shock Doctor.
The weeklong games are heavy on development, focusing on firming up fundamentals and developing the finer skills of each position.