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Norfolk Family YMCA
Norfolk, Nebraska

Football

Flag Football

Boys & Girls—1st-6th Grade

Is your child a football player but does not want to participate in contact sports? Flag Football is for all boys and girls going into 1st-6th grade in the fall. That’s right; we now welcome 4th, 5th and 6th graders to register in our Youth Flag Football program! This is a great way to learn the fundamentals of football, without tackling, and prepare your child for YMCA or Middle School Youth Contact Football.

Coaches Meeting:

Tuesday, September 5th at 7 pm at the YMCA

Registration Opens:

Wednesday, July 5th.

Registration Deadline:

Thursday, August 24th

Waiting list taken August 25th - September 8th (depending on space available); $10 late fee applies

Player Evaluations:

Monday-Thursday, August 21st-24th from 6-7 pm in the East Gym of the YMCA. All players must attend one day of evaluations and be registered prior to evaluations.

Season:

Begins: Sunday, September 10th   Ends: Sunday, October 15th

Practice:

Mondays, 1 hour long; begin at 12:00-4:30 pm on Sundays and 6:00-7:30 pm on Mondays depending on the number of teams. Coaches will call their players.

Games:

Sundays, 45 minutes long, Game times range from 12:00-6:00 pm depending on the number of teams.

First Game: September 25th, Last Game: October 15th.

Picture Day/s:

TO BE ANNOUNCED

Fee:

Members $25, Non-Members $50

Y youth sports wouldn’t be possible without dedication from volunteer coaches. Help us continue to run programs by offering to coach. Head coach’s child plays for free! Times and days are subject to change depending on the number of participants.

 

Youth Contact Football

Last year we had over 400 kids in our 12th year of Youth Football!! Kids play in full pads and get to keep their jersey, with their name on the back, after the season!

To register:

You must come to one of the registration days listed below:

Norfolk Registration Dates:

May 8th - 3rd Grade

May 9th - 4th Grade

May 10th - 5th Grade

May 11th - 6th Grade

If you cannot make the day designated for your grade, you must come another day to get registered; we set this up to spread everyone out.

Registration time is from 5-8 pm in the West Gym at the Norfolk Family YMCA.

*You do not have to be there at 5pm, we like the crowds spread out. *You must bring your child wearing tennis shoes with you for registration, they get evaluated. We will evaluate Nebraska Agility, 40 yd. dash, QB throw, Receiver catch and Sled Aggressiveness on the fields behind (south side) of the YMCA (weather permitting).*

Equipment Checkout: August 14th, 15th, 16th, and 17th

At the Football Shed located North on Riverside Ave. and East of the former Nucor Detailing Center and old Vishay Dale’s Building (Turn east at south entrance-look for sign). You will see a light yellow shed sitting off by itself to the east. We are using the same location as last year’s equipment check-out.

Equipment Check-in: TBA

Equipment check-in will be at the same location as the equipment check-out.

Coaches Meeting:

August 20th

Practices:

1st Practice: August 22nd

Games:

September 10th - October 15th

Picture Day/s:

TBA

Fee:

Members $90, Non-Members $140

Deposit:

Members & Non-Members $150; (Refunded when all equipment is returned as instructed. A portion of your deposit will be withheld if equipment is not returned during available equipment check-in times.)

(Payment plans available if needed. Bring payment dates with you when registering; Dates to be announced. Via credit/debit card or EFT only, no cash.)

Due to the complexity of registration and the need for many volunteers, late registrations include a $15 late fee. Late registration fee begins May 12th.


Contact Alesha at the YMCA for more information at 402-371-9770 or sports@norfolkymca.org

 

 

 

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