5/15/2018 7:29:00 AM Lakeland flag football sign-ups
Sign-ups for the Lakeland Flag Football League begin Wednesday, May 23, from 5 to 7 p.m. at Brandy Park.
Flag Football League for incoming second-fourth graders
Practices and games will be held on the Lakeland High School game field and practice field. This league is focused on having fun, skill introduction and development, and learning football strategy. Sportsmanship and teamwork will also be taught.
An even amount of second, third, and fourth graders will be split up amongst each team to create fair competition Participation numbers will dictate 5-on-5, 6-on-6, or 7-on-7 setup. Players will play all positions. Parent-coaches are needed and high school players will help with each team. Playbooks will be provided. Not enough parent-coaches could lead to cancellation of league. No coaching experience is necessary.
Four Saturdays: Sept. 8, 15, 22 and Oct. 6. Not Sept. 29 due to Beef-a-Rama.
Saturday schedule includes practices from 10 to 10:45 a.m. and games from 10:45 to 11:30 a.m., followed by a pep talk from 11:30 to 11:40 a.m.
A $25 payment includes all practices, games, team T-shirt, and Gatorade after each session. Walk-up registration is allowed but pre-payment is preferred. Checks can be made payable to Lakeland High School Football by Thursday, Sept. 6.