We are getting excited about the upcoming 2019 Dexter Youth Football Season! A few updates and reminders as the fall 2019 youth football season draws closer:
1. Registration is will be open for Tackle Football (grades 3rd - 6th), Cheer (grades 3rd - 6th) and Flag Football (grades 1st - 6th)! Please register in March of 2019! Go to the Dexter Community Ed website to register.
2. MARK YOUR CALENDARS FOR THE 2019 SEASON!
Drop in Practices - Two Days the week of August 12th from 6:00 - 7:30pm (optional) for Tackle and Flag Football 3rd - 6th graders. Non-contact. Bring Water! Meet between Al Ritt & Creekside, in front of freshman baseball field.
CHEER PRACTICE begins mid August and will take place in the Creekside Cafeteria. 3/4 graders will practice 3 days/week, day/times TBD. 5/6 graders will practice 3 days/week, days/times TBD.
Evaluations - Week of August 12th for Tackle Football will be held for 3rd - 6th graders, day.time TBD. If you are out of town, not to worry. Coaches know most of the kids and will put them on teams accordingly. Meet by Al Ritt/Creekside. Bring cleats and water!
Tackle Football Draft. End of the week of 8/12 You will hear from your coach by the following week with team information, practice schedule, etc. The game schedule is still being worked on and more details will follow soon.
Sun 8/18 Equipment Day for Tackle Football. Meet behind Creekside. 3/4 graders from 2:00pm - 3:00pm. 5/6 graders from 3:00pm - 4:00pm.
Monday 8/19 @ 5:45PM - PARENT MEETING NEXT TO AL RITT.
Week of 8/19 Non-pad Practices for Tackle Football. Practice schedule to follow once teams are chosen.
Week of 8/26 Padded Practices will begin for Tackle Football.
DATE/TIME TBD (APPROX 3RD WEEK IN AUG - FLAG FOOTBALL EVALUATIONS. Wear cleats (if possible) and bring water! Meet between Al Ritt & Creekside, in front of freshman baseball field.
4. IMPORTANT reminder that all TACKLE football players are required to have a current physical before they are able to participate in official practices…not necessary for the drop-ins. Please make sure you are making arrangements to have this done and paperwork turned in by 8/26. You can find the Physical Form under the Forms tab at www.dexterdyfl.com.
Please look for additional emails with DYFL updates throughout July/August! Do not hesitate to reach out with any questions!