The Rochester Area FCA Youth Flag Football League is for boys and girls, in grades 1-6 (Fall 2013) who want to develop their football skills, grow as an athlete through teamwork, and build their personal character.  Athletes will have a team practice session to work on their football skills each night before playing against other teams in their age group.  At each session, there will be a speaker focusing on a specific character theme: 

Heart of a Champion, Sportsmanship, Being a Good Teammate, Self-Discipline, Overcoming Adversity, Being an "Uncommon" Athlete,
Combining Faith & Sports

LOCATION:  RCTC Stadium
  

REGISTRATION DEADLINE:  Friday, August 30

Note:  There are a limited number of spots on the league, so register soon!  Late registrations and walk-ups will be accepted if spots are still available.  However, the cost will increase to $80.

PARTICIPATION FEE
Regsister by August 30:   $65
Register after August 30: $80

Registration includes:  Team T-shirt, Practice/Skills Training Time, Games Played on RCTC's Turf Field under the lights, and Team Awards

Scholarships are available upon request.
Sponsorships are also welcomed.

WHAT TO BRING

  • Football cleats or athletic shoes
  • Athletic wear (shorts, team t-shirt, etc.)
  • Water bottle

SAMPLE MONDAY NIGHT SCHEDULE

5:30 - 6:00 (gr 1-2)  Team Practice - Learning the Fundamentals

6:00 - 6:45 (gr 1-2)  Flag Football Games 

6:45 - 7:00 (gr 3-6)  Character Training Talk for All Grades

7:00 - 7:30 (gr 3-6)  Team Practice - Learning the Fundamentals

7:30 - 8:15 (gr 3-6)  Flag Football Games

Teams consist of 8-10 kids for each age grouping.
Grades 1-2 will be the "AFC" league
Grades 3-6 will be the "NFC" league

LEAGUE SCHEDULE

Coaches Training

Coaches must attend one of the following training sessions:  Wednesday, Sept. 4 (6:00-7:00 pm) or Sunday, Sept. 8 (4:00-5:00 pm)

 


MONDAY NIGHTS

Sept. 9    Check-in/Skills Eval/Drills
Grades 1-2    5:20 pm - 7:00 pm
Grades 3-6    6:35 pm - 8:15 pm

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Times for all Monday nights after 9/9:
Grades 1-2    5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Grades 3-6    6:45 pm - 8:15 pm

Practice & Game
Sept. 9, 16, 23, 30 & Oct 7

Playoffs
Oct 14:  Quarter & Semi-Final Playoffs
Oct 21:  FCA Superbowl V and 
             3rd, 5th, & 7th Place Games

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Year-End Awards Program
Oct 28 - All Grades - 6:30-8:00 pm

LEAGUE STAFF

League commissioner will be James Bolin, FCA Campus and Camps Ministry Associate for Southeast MN.  Bolin is also the Head Track and Field Coach at Shaeffer Academy.  Teams will be coached in practices and games by volunteer parents, football players and high school FCA leaders.

All registrations are being taken online and must be completed by a parent or legal guardian.  Payment can be made by credit card online or by sending in a check.

Note:  Online registration is now closed.  If your child would like to participate in the league, walk-up registrations will be taken tonight, 9/9/13.  Please print and complete the 
walk-up registration form 
and bring it with you.

     
     

Questions or additional info? Contact:
James Bolin
515-290-5403 
jbolin@fca.org

Registration questions? Contact:
Jennie Krech
651-605-1570 jkrech@fca.org