The New York Sharks are the first women’s team to make it to the Pro Football Hall of Fame in Canton, Ohio, the first women’s tackle team to play a half-time scrimmage at an NFL game, and the only women’s football team to have a retired jersey on permanent display at the Sports Museum of America. We are more than inspired to welcome their substantial skills and out-sized hearts to the Make-A-Wish team.
The New York Sharks have been a New York City staple for the last fifteen years. The 50+ female football players hail from all five boroughs, Long Island, and surrounding counties in NY and NJ. They play in Brooklyn at the Aviator Sports and Events Center at Floyd Bennett Field. For more information about the Sharks, please go to nysharksfootball.com
We warmly welcome the New York Sharks to our volunteer corps and the Make-A-Wish family!