Westonka Youth Football (Grades 3-6)
Westonka Youth Football (WYF)
Entering Grades 3 & 4: Westonka Youth Football-Flag Football League
Entering Grades 5 & 6: Westonka Youth Football-WCHS Area Tackle Football League
The Westonka Youth Football program provides a great opportunity for kids to participate in organized flag and tackle football. Tackle football participants will compete against teams from the surrounding area, while flag football participants will complete in an in-house league. The WYF will form tackle football teams at grades 5 and 6 and will form flag football teams at grades 3 and 4.
If you are interested in volunteer coaching at any of the age levels listed above, please contact Lindsey Rague, Westonka Area Youth Football Director at 952.491.8261 or email email@example.com. Visit the WYF website at www.westonkayouthfootball.org for more information.
**There will be a mandatory coaches meeting on Monday, August 16 after Evaluations**
Third and 4th Grade Season Information
A mandatory parent meeting for ALL grades will be held on Monday, August 9 from 5:30-6:15 p.m. in the Little Theater at MWHS. Evaluations will take place on Monday, August 16 at 6:30 pm at the MWHS South Practice Fields. Practices will begin on Tuesday, August 17 with a pre-season game on Thursday, August 26th. Practices will be held on Tuesday and Thursday evenings in Mound. Games will only take place on Saturdays and will officially begin on Saturday, September 4.
Fifth and 6th Grade Season Information
A mandatory parent meeting for ALL grades will be held on Monday, August 9th from 6:30-715 p.m. in the Little Theater at MWHS. Evaluations will take place on August 16 and 17 beginning at 6 pm at the MWHS South Practice Fields. Practices will begin on Thursday, August 19 and games will begin after Labor Day and run until mid-October. Practice days are Monday, Tuesday, and Thursday evenings. Teams will set their own practice schedules once formed and coaches have been designated. Games will only take place on Saturdays. Games run approximately 90 minutes.
Tackle Football Jerseys: This year WYF will be purchasing and collecting the uniforms at the conclusion of the season. WYF will collect a $60 check from each participant on the first night of evaluations. This check will not be cashed unless a participant fails to return the jersey at the conclusion of the season. Once the jersey is returned, WYF will shred the original check. Flag Football League T-Shirts: Flag Football participants will receive a league t-shirt that they are able to keep at the conclusion of the season.
Westonka Youth Football is a parent sponsored equipment program. Items that must be purchased by the parents include: Tackle Football Equipment: Charcoal/Grey football pants with pads, white helmet with a hard chin strap, cleats (no metal spikes), shoulder pads, mouth guards, and practice jersey (any white or red football jersey will work). A protective cup is optional. Game jerseys and socks are provided and will be handed out at practice before games begin. Players may keep game socks at the end of the season, however, jerseys will be returned back to WYF at the conclusion of the season.
Flag Football Equipment: Black shorts or sweatpants, tennis shoes or cleats (no metal spikes). Game t-shirts are provided and will be handed out at practice before games begin. T-shirts are yours to keep.
$79 (after Aug 3 -$89)
$79 (after Aug 3 - $89)
$159 (after Aug 3 - $179)
(after Aug 3 - $179)
**Encourage your friends participate**
SAVE THE DATE!!
Westonka Youth Football Youth Night Under The Lights Sunday, August 1 at 8pm
Free event for students entering grades K-6
Participants will be grouped by grade and will play age appropriate activities lead by MWHS coaches and players