THIS IS MY FIRST YEAR PLAYING FOOTBALL, WHAT EQUIPMENT DO I NEED?
SUNYFL owns and shall provide the following equipment to each player as a lease and must be returned by the player in good condition at the end of the season. Otherwise, the player will be financially responsible for the equipment: Football helmet and facemask. Shoulder pads. Hip pads. Thigh pads. Knee Pads. Football pants & belt. Football team jerseys. Each player shall provide the following equipment on their own: Football shoes. Teeth protector. Socks & undergarments
WHICH DISTRICT DO I PLAY IN?
District boundaries are defined by the respective high school boundaries, with some exceptions made for kids attending school outside their high school boundary. These exceptions will be made on a case-by-case basis.
HOW DO I CONTACT MY DISTRICT PRESIDENT?
You can find your district president’s contact info on your district’s page.
HOW MANY PRACTICES ARE THERE EACH WEEK AND ARE THEY MANDATORY?
Before the season starts there are up to 5 practices each week, after the season starts there are 3 practices each week up to 2 hours per practice. Football is a team sport and all 11 kids on the field have a specific job to do, it is extremely important that each player attends each practice. It is mandatory to notify the head coach if your player needs to miss a practice.
HOW LONG ARE GAMES AND WHERE AND WHEN DOES MY SON PLAY?
Each game lasts approx. 1 ½ hours. Games are played each Saturday (refer to the key dates tab on the website) at various places throughout southern Utah, from Parowan to Moapa Valley. 3rd-8th grade levels will play on high school fields, with the occasional use of a park if needed.
I WOULD LIKE TO VOLUNTEER, HOW CAN I HELP?
Each district is always looking for volunteers and coaches. Contact your district president about volunteering. You can contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.