Jr. Bronco Flag Football League
Welcome to YMCA Jr. Bronco Youth Flag Football League! At the Y, we believe in giving every child the opportunity to play sports, regardless of skill level and experience. Our sport programs offer youth to improve themselves in mind, spirit, and body. The YMCA follows an "everyone plays" motto during the season where every player receives equal practice time and plays at least half of every game. As part of a team, everyone contributes to the team's success. Our flag football league is dedicated to youth to build skill, grow in character, and learn what it means to be a true sportsman.
The Jr. Bronco Flag Football League is offered to all levels of skill and promotes active play and fun for participants. The league also offers modified rules for different ages for maximum success, participation for everyone on the team, teams will be grouped by grade and school, volunteer coaches, a free Jr. Bronco jersey and Hastings College VIP Pass for the season, a free flag football clinic, skill and character building, and FUN!
Divisions: 1st-2nd, 3rd-4th
Games: 6 game season on Sunday afternoons
Registration: February 2nd - March 16th
Deadline: March 16th, $10 late fee after the deadline
Pictures: Sunday, April 30th
Dates: April 9th-May 21st
Location: YMCA grass fields (between 18th and 16th YMCA's)
Coach's Meeting: March 23rd
Equipment: mouth guards are recommended, rubber cleats (only) may be worn, no jewlery is allowed. Jerseys will be given to players prior to the first game.
Free Pre-season Clinic: Sunday, April 2nd, at 3pm. This clinic is taught by Hastings College Coaches and Players and will take place at Lloyd Wilson Field at Hastings College.
New this year: 1st-2nd will be played 5v5 on a shorter field. 3rd-4th will be played 6v6 on a little bigger field. Blockers will be allowed to block with hands on upper body. Tosses WILL be allowed. Teams will be given the option to punt.