Flag Football - K - 2nd* grade:
Games are on Monday evenings and Saturday mornings. Season starts in September.
Tackle Football - 1st* - 8th grade:
Practice begins the second week of August and runs Monday through Friday, 7:00 pm until approximately 9:00 pm for the month of August.
Beginning September when school starts, practices are 3 nights a week:
Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday, 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm. For the younger players (Mighty Mites - 1st and 2nd grade) practice ends at 8:00 pm.
There is typically one game on the weekend. Games can be also held during the week.
The season ends sometime in early/mid November, depending on playoff success. All teams travel to other towns.
We belong to the NBJFL (Northern Bergen Junior Football League) and adhere to their rules.
*1st + 2nd graders have the option to play either flag or contact football.
Tackle Football Equipment Information:
Equipment will be given out on the first Sunday in August. More details will be provided via e-mail to all registered players.
The football program supplies (one of each):
Knee Pads (pair)
Thigh Pads (pair)
Parents are responsible for providing the following:
Black game socks
Cleats (NO SCREW IN CLEATS - Just molded plastic cleats)
Purchasing a game jersey and game pants through the Program.
Black long sleeve shirts -- worn under game jersey on cold weathered days
Mahwah Junior Football Coaches Guidelines and Responsibilities:
Coaches Conduct Code: