Time for football
The Clinton Family YMCA is offering open registration for ‘Flag Football’ and Cheerleading for three playing divisions through the August 19th deadline.
Age groups will be 4 – 6, 7 – 9 and 10 – 12 for ‘Flag Football’ and for grades K – 6 for Cheerleading. The cut-off age for Flag Football is August 1st. (As an example, if a youth is currently 9 years of age but turns 10 before August 1st he/she is considered a 10 year old and play in the 10 – 12 age group.)
Team assignment Fall-out will be on Monday August 22nd for all age groups and cheerleading. Ages 4 – 6 will fall-out 5:15 pm; Ages 7 – 9 will fall-out at 5:45 pm; Ages 10 – 12 will fall-out at 6:15 pm while All cheerleaders will fall-out at 6:45 pm. Teams will practice for two weeks and begin League play at the Presbyterian College Intramural Complex on Tuesday, September 6th. League Play will be each Tuesday and Thursday at 5:15 pm and 6:15 pm at the PC complex and conclude on Thursday, September 29th.
Players will receive an open mesh football Jersey specifically designed for flag football and Cheerleaders will receive shirts and Pom-Poms.
Registration fees are $45.00 for Y members Inside the City; $50.00 for Y members Outside the City; $60.00 for Non-members Inside the City and $65.00 for Non-members Outside the City. Financial Aid and assistance is available. The YMCA will not deny anyone the opportunity to participate in its youth sports activities.
Interested participants are encouraged to register well before the Friday, August 19th Deadline. For additional information and interest call the Clinton YMCA at 833-1555.
LAURENS: Registration for the 2016 Youth Football season is underway with the Laurens Recreation Department. Registration is held at the Little River Park located at 317 E Main Street, Laurens.
Office hours are daily 2-7pm. Cost to participate is $50 and that includes your jersey and pants. Players are required to provide their own NOCSAE approved helment and shoulder pads. You can choose to rent them from the Rec. Dept. for $25 per item.
Cheerleading registration is $50 and includes top, skirt and bloomers. The registration deadline is July 18.