TACKLE FOOTBALL

For Players ages 5*/6-13/14*, looking to develop their game, build friendships and have fun!

*Exception for those who are 5 or 14 years old (see details below).

TACKLE FOOTBALL FAQs

When does tackle football start?

 

What days are practice?

Practice is typically held 4 times a week up until September. Once school starts, practices will be 3 times a week.*

 

Are there any Additional Costs?

There are no additional costs paid to LPYF. However, Tackle Football players MUST have a colored mouth guard with a strap, non-metal cleats, and a jockstrap/athletic cup provided for them in order to play. These items are MANDATORY to participate in practices and games.

 

*Football players MUST follow a specific practice schedule before they can participate in games. 

 

*NOTE: The July 1st date applies to all ages except the 14 year old. **NOTE: Any 5 year old who turn 6 before or on October 31 of the current year will be allowed to play on the Mini team. 5 year olds will be allowed to play on the Mini team at the discretion of the Head Coach. As not all 5 year olds are the same, playing time will be a coach’s decision and they are not subject to the 6 play minimum under Rule 7.18.

 

All football coaches are background checked and certified through USA Football Tackle Certification.

 

For more information, contact our Tackle Football Coordinator, Josh Spriggs at jspriggs.lpyf@gmail.com

Ages 5*/6 & 7

90lb Mini Division

Striper- Unlimited

*Any 5 year old who turn 6 before or on October 31 of the current year will be allowed to play on the Mini team.

Ages 8 & 9

110lb Freshman Division

Striper- Unlimited

Ages 10 & 11

135lb Junior Varsity Division

Striper- Unlimited

Ages 12 & 13/14*

Varsity Division

Unlimited Weights

*Players who turn 14 years old after April 1 of that current year will be allowed to play on the Varsity team

All of our coaches are trained in the USA Football Heads Up Program

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