Youth football practice and games as part of the Youth Football League. The program focuses on skill-building, sportsmanship and community.
Who: Boys & Girls, ages 9-12
Junior Level: Must be 9 by Aug. 15 and cannot turn 11 on or before Oct. 29.
Senior Level: Must be 11 by Aug. 15 and cannot turn 13 on or before Oct. 29.
Where: Ithaca High School Football Field and practice fields, County Area School Fields.
When: Season - Aug. 17 - Oct. 29
Equipment hand-out: August 13th 9:45 am Ithaca Youth Bureau
League Coordinator: Tito Villa
Fee: $70 City Resident Discount / $85 Non-city resident
**Parents Meeting: MANDATORY MEETING for all parents of 3-6 graders on Aug. 13, 9:45 AM, at Ithaca Youth Bureau.
COACHES MEETINGS: August 10, 11, 6:00 PM at IYB
MANDATORY PLAYER WEIGH-IN: September 10th, 12:00 PM. All players must attend or will not be eligible for game play.
A chance for an early start to the Small Fry Football Program. Focus will be on skill development and fun!
Who: Boys and Girls ages 8 and under
Where: Ithaca High School Football Field
When: Season: August 15 - Oct 22 (Practices Mon. & Wed 6-7:30, Games on Saturdays/Sundays, time TBA). In house league with some game traveling. All players meet, ready to play at IHS fields on Aug. 15th at 6 PM.
Fee: $35 City discount price/$45 Non-member
Additional Football Information
Physical Exams and Registration Forms: All Small Fry Football candidates must have a physical exam by their doctor and return the completed medical form (on back of registration) with their registration and payment before they begin practice.
Practices: Begin Monday, August 15, 6:00-7:45 PM. Specific schedule will be available at time of registration. All players meet at Ithaca High School fields at 6:00 PM. To be eligible for the first scrimmage, players must have fully participated in 7 practice sessions. Early registration is strongly recommended.
Position and Participation Weight Limits: For ball carriers, linebackers, defensive backs and offensive ends. Maximum weight limits fluctuate from season to season. Please call for clarification.
For additional questions, please contact Tito Villa firstname.lastname@example.org or 607.273.8364