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Flag football kicks off on Kirtland

Members of the 58th AMXS flag football team line up prior to the snap at Kirtland Air Force Base, N.M., Sept. 17, 2018. There are eight teams participating in the 2018 KAFB Intramural Flag Football season this year. A playoff tournament is scheduled to be held after the regular season to determine an overall winner.  (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman Austin J. Prisbrey)

Members of the 58th AMXS flag football team line up prior to the snap at Kirtland Air Force Base, N.M., Sept. 17, 2018. There are eight teams participating in the 2018 KAFB Intramural Flag Football season this year. A playoff tournament is scheduled to be held after the regular season to determine an overall winner. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman Austin J. Prisbrey)

Staff Sgt. Mark Birrenkott, safety for the 58th AMXS flag football team, intercepts a pass intended for Airman 1st Class Patrick Brunson, wide receiver for the WSSS-Joseph football team at Kirtland Air Force Base, N.M., Sept. 17, 2018. Each team participating in the 2018 KAFB Intramural Flag Football season will play 18 games during the regular season. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman Austin J. Prisbrey)

Staff Sgt. Mark Birrenkott, safety for the 58th AMXS flag football team, intercepts a pass intended for Airman 1st Class Patrick Brunson, wide receiver for the WSSS-Joseph football team at Kirtland Air Force Base, N.M., Sept. 17, 2018. Each team participating in the 2018 KAFB Intramural Flag Football season will play 18 games during the regular season. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman Austin J. Prisbrey)

Staff Sgt. William Hopkins, quarterback for the 58th AMXS flag football team, throws the football to Staff Sgt. Matthew Frame, receiver for the 58th AMXS flag football team at Kirtland Air Force Base, N.M., Sept. 17, 2018. The 58th AMXS flag football team is 0-3 after this loss. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman Austin J. Prisbrey)

Staff Sgt. William Hopkins, quarterback for the 58th AMXS flag football team, throws the football to Staff Sgt. Matthew Frame, receiver for the 58th AMXS flag football team at Kirtland Air Force Base, N.M., Sept. 17, 2018. The 58th AMXS flag football team is 0-3 after this loss. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman Austin J. Prisbrey)

Staff Sgt. John Strong (left), linebacker for the 58th AMXS flag football team, pulls the flag of Airman 1st Class Joshua Meizlik, quarterback for the WSSS-Joseph flag football team at Kirtland Air Force Base, N.M., Sept. 17, 2018. WSSS-Joseph defeated 58th AMXS with a score of 45 to 12. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman Austin J. Prisbrey)

Staff Sgt. John Strong (left), linebacker for the 58th AMXS flag football team, pulls the flag of Airman 1st Class Joshua Meizlik, quarterback for the WSSS-Joseph flag football team at Kirtland Air Force Base, N.M., Sept. 17, 2018. WSSS-Joseph defeated 58th AMXS with a score of 45 to 12. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman Austin J. Prisbrey)

Tech. Sgt. Matthew Miller, safety for the 58th AMXS flag football team, intercepts a pass between two members of the WSSS-Joseph flag football team at Kirtland Air Force Base, N.M., Sept. 17, 2017. Each football game is split into two halves with each half lasting 20 minutes. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman Austin J. Prisbrey)

Tech. Sgt. Matthew Miller, safety for the 58th AMXS flag football team, intercepts a pass between two members of the WSSS-Joseph flag football team at Kirtland Air Force Base, N.M., Sept. 17, 2017. Each football game is split into two halves with each half lasting 20 minutes. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman Austin J. Prisbrey)

Staff Sgt. J.D. Strong II, linebacker for the 58th AMXS flag football team, runs with the football at Kirtland Air Force Base, N.M., Sept. 17, 2018. Strong intercepted a pass from the opposing team to gain possession of the ball for the 58th AMXS flag football team. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman Austin J. Prisbrey)

Staff Sgt. J.D. Strong II, linebacker for the 58th AMXS flag football team, runs with the football at Kirtland Air Force Base, N.M., Sept. 17, 2018. Strong intercepted a pass from the opposing team to gain possession of the ball for the 58th AMXS flag football team. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman Austin J. Prisbrey)

KIRTLAND AIR FORCE BASE, N.M. --

The 2018 Kirtland Intramural Flag Football season has kicked off. Each team is scheduled to play 18 games during the regular season leading up to the playoffs to determine an overall winner. These photos features the WSSS-Joseph and 58th AMXS teams who played Sept. 17, 2018. WSSS-Joseph defeated the 58 AMXS team 45-12.