Tackle Football

***The Youth Tackle Football mandatory workouts will now be held at the DeBauge Family Sports Complex due to the resurfacing of the EHS football field.  Workouts are scheduled for July 22 at 6:30 p.m. and July 24 at 9 a.m.  Please plan on attending one of the sessions.***

Schedules, Standings & Related Information

The tackle football league will consist of kids entering the 5th and 6th grades.  Games will be played on Saturday mornings/early afternoons at the Emporia High School athletic complex.  Participants playing on an Emporia team are required to attend a mandatory player workout.  All players must have a physical before they are allowed to practice. Volunteer Coaches are Needed.   

Tackle Football Youth Fee Waiver Policy: Those eligible for free lunches will receive a 50% discount, those with reduced lunches will receive a 25% discount. 

  • Ages: 5th & 6th graders
  • Registration Opens: April 15, 2021
  • Early Bird Registration Closes: July 6, 2021
  • Regular Registration Closes: July 14, 2021
  • Early Bird Fees Fees: USD253 resident - $65 (N/A for out of town teams)
  • Regular Fees Fees: USD253 resident - $70; non-resident: $80
  • Mandatory Player Workouts (Emporia kids only):
    • July 22 - 6:30 p.m. at The DeBauge Family Sports Complex or
    • July 24 - 9 a.m. at The DeBauge Family Sports Complex.
  • Coaches Meeting/Players Assigned: Week of July 19, 2021
  • Equipment Checkout: Week of August 2, 2021
  • Practices Begin: Week of August 2, 2021
  • Games Begin: September 11, 2021
  • Days: Mid-week Practices/Saturday Games
  • Time: Varies
  • Location: Emporia High School/Emporia Middle School Football Fields

Click Here to Register for Tackle Football - Out of Town Players