When and where is registration?
Registration begins April 5, 2019. Participants can be registered at www.twinsburgfootball.com. Registration will be open through May 30, 2019.
When and where do I get my equipment?
The league will supply players with a helmet, shoulder pads, pants and a game jersey. The league will also supply cheerleaders with appropriate uniforms. Equipment fitting dates will be announced at the close of the registration period. Parents are responsible for footwear (cleats for football), athletic cup, and a mouth guard.
What forms of payment do you accept?
We accept online payments (Mastercard & Visa). Other forms of payment may be arranged in special cases. Please contact John Boustani ([email protected]) if such an accommodation is necessary.
What are the player eligibility requirements and registration costs?
We offer three tackle football divisions based on the player’s grade level, two non-tackle (full pad) flag divisions, and two cheer-leading divisions.
- The Tackle Sophomore Division will consist of players entering 4th grade
- The Tackle Junior Varsity Division will consist of players entering 5th grade
- The Tackle Varsity Division will consist of players entering 6th grade
- The Non-tackle Junior Varsity Division will consist of players entering 3rd-4th grade
- The Non-tackle Varsity Division will consist of players entering 5th-6th grade
- The Junior Cheer Division will consist of girls entering 1st-3rd grade
- The Varsity Cheer Division will consist of girls entering 4th-6th grade
Participation cost for tackle football players will be $225.
Participation cost for non-tackle will be $125
Participation cost for cheerleaders will be $120. Cheerleaders must be entering 1st through 6th grade.
Do I need a physical?
Yes, all football players and cheerleaders are required to submit a physical. Physical forms are available under the Forms tab.
Can my child participate if they live outside the Twinsburg School District? No, all participants must live within the Twinsburg School District. However District attendance is not required.
How are the teams made?
The teams in each division will be divided equally in accordance with the rules set by the Ohio Gridiron Youth Football Association, of which TYF is a member.
When do we start practice?
First day of practice for the 2019 season is Monday, July 29, 2019 for Tackle and Cheer. TBD for Non-tackle flag.
How long is practice?
Football practice is typically two hours, 3-4 days per week. Times and dates are left to the head coaches’ discretion. During the pre-season, teams are permitted to practice up to 5 days per week. Cheer practices will be determined by the cheer coordinator.
When are the games?
The game schedule for the 2019 tackle football season has yet to be finalized. Games are typically played on Saturdays and on rare occasion on Sundays. Home games will be played at Tiger Stadium. Non-tackle flag will be played on Sunday mornings in Aurora.
How many games do we play?
We play 7 regular season games, and playoff games TBD based on record.
I want to coach. How can I get involved with the TYF?
Please contact John Boustani at [email protected]