Round Robin Scrimmage:
Grades: 5th through 8th ONLY. Times and locations TBD
Date: Saturday, Sept 16
Location: Woodland Field
8th grade- 9:00 am
7th grade- 9:20 am
6th grade- 9:40 am
5th grade- 10:00 am
4th grade- 10:20 am
Team Parent: Head coaches will be asking for parents to get involved. I will need the following volunteers throughout the season:
HOME GAME VOLUNTEERS:
field prep, 3 people to hold sideline chains, help set up concession stand, 50/50 raffle, announcer, spotter for the announcer, work concession stand
6th, 7th and 8th grade:
same as above excluding field prep
same as the 5th grade excluding field prep but adding field tear down/clean up.
Equipment Hand Out: Cornine Field House (across from Streeter Pool)
Monday-Wednesday, June 19-21 at 6:00-8:00pm
Sunday, August 13 from 9:00-10:00 am (final equipment handout)
Reminder: Registration fee MUST be paid in full in order to receive equipment
*The first day of tackle practice is Monday, August 14 from 6:00-8:00 pm. The teams will practice on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday until Aug 31.
*Starting the week of Sept 4 practices will be Tuesday, Thursday and Friday 6:00-8:00 pm for the remainder of the season. The practice start times will change as we lose daylight.
All practices will be at Woodland School Field.
Equipment to wear:
WEEK 1 (players must always wear athletic cup)
Monday and Tuesday, August 14 and 15- helmet, practice jersey, shorts, cleats, mouth piece.
Wednesday and Thursday, August 16 and 17- helmet, shoulder pads, practice jersey, shorts, cleats and mouth piece.
full uniform throughout the season
Required purchase(s) by parents-
1. Girdle (with 5 piece pads- tail, hip and thigh pads)
2. WHITE practice pants (must be white)
3. Cleats (must be molded cleats, NO SCREW ON CLEATS
4. Mouth piece
Please bring a water bottle with your name on it to EVERY practice. Drink plenty of water throughout the day.
All games are played on Sunday unless we play Parsippany away (they host on Saturdays)
Opponents will be available at the beginning of September
Game times may change if we can't field all levels:
5th grade (d level) 9:00-10:25am
6th grade (c level) 10:30-11:55am
7th grade(b level) 12:00-1:30 pm
8th grade(a level) 1:35-3:15pm
4th grade(e level) 3:20-5:00pm
Weather/Cancellations:Football is played in the rain provided there is no thunder and lightning. However, I will send an email by 5:30 pm if practice is canceled. Therefore, check your email before you leave for practice.
** Reminder- NJSYFL rules: Player must have 20 practice hours before they can participate in their first game. Please arrive to practice 10 minutes early so we can get started immediately at 6:00 pm. If parent is dropping off their child, they can either drop off at the municipal complex parking lot or the Woodland School parking lot. I encourage any and all parents to stay and watch practice. If you decide to stay, please utilize the Woodland School parking lot ONLY. The town hall has meeting throughout the week and those parking spots are for meeting personnel only.
If you decide to stay and watch practice, PLEASE STAY IN THE BLEACHER AREA AND NOT ON THE PRACTICE FIELD.