NFL Flag Football is offered during the Fall season for boys and girls ages 5 through 11. Boys and girls participate together on co-ed teams.Girls are encouraged to participate and we will try to make it so there is not just one girl on a team alone.
Age Divisions: Rookie 5-6 yrs (Kindergarten-1st grade); JV 7-8 yrs (2nd-3rd grades); Varsity 9-11 yrs (4th - 6th grades). Age is of August 1.
Registration is May 1 to July 15 for Fall guaranteed placement (late registrations may be accepted). Players are contacted approximately two weeks before the first game to start practice.
The season is 8 weeks long. Games are played Saturday afternoons (except Labor Day weekend). Weeks may get added if rain outs occur. Individual coaches will determine the practice day and time for their team. Typically practice is once a week, Monday through Thursday starting around 5:30pm or 6:00pm once games start. Teams will most likely practice 2 times per week the two weeks prior to games starting.
Games have been played at Liberty Jr School, but may be moved depending on field availability each season.
Equipment: Each player will recieve an official NFL Flag jersey to keep ! These are high quality reversible jerseys with an actual NFL team logo on it. Cleats are highly recommended. All game equipment including balls, flag belts and markers will be provided.
Lakota Sports Organization is proud to be affiliated with the National Football League and the NFL Flag program since 2009.
NFL FLAG is the premier youth football league that provides young players a fun and exciting opportunity to engage in non-contact, continuous action while learning lessons in teamwork.
The goals of the LSO Flag Football program are for the players, coaches and parents to have fun with the game, learn the basic rules and skills of the game and to be good sports.