We're the LARGEST flag football league in Ohio and 2nd LARGEST in USA for ONE reason: YOU!
We greatly appreciate your volunteerism! Thank You!
WHEN IS MEET AND GREET DAY?Saturday Leagues = Mar. 23rdSunday Leagues = Mar. 24thYou will receive your equipment (flag belts, football, and uniforms). Meet your players and parents to distribute their equipment. Brief meeting with your site director to answer any questions about the season. Most coaches will conduct their first practice on this date.
MEET AND GREET TIMES?Saturday Leagues = Mar. 23rdPreK = 10:00Mini = 10:30Junior = 11:15Senior & Varsity = 12:00
Sunday Leagues = Mar. 24thPrek = 1:00Mini = 1:45Junior = 2:30Senior & Varsity = 3:15
COACH MEETINGS / CLINICSA former coach with over 6+ seasons of experience in our program hosts coaches meetings/clinics to help educate new/veteran coaches on the game of flag football. https://playfanatics.com/coaching-clinics/
WHERE CAN I PRACTICE?You may practice at any local park/school/church. You will only have 7-10 (PreK 4-7) children on your team, thus, you do not need much area to conduct a practice.
COACH RESOURCES: STRATEGIES, PLAYS, RULES, Coach Agenda AND MOREPlease see our Coach Resource Page https://playfanatics.com/youth-sports/coaches/
WHEN WILL WE RECEIVE OUR EQUIPMENT?Equipment will be distributed on our Meet & Greet Day:Saturday Leagues = Mar. 23rdSunday Leagues = Mar. 24th
EQUIPMENT?Each team will receive (1) football, (1) flag belt per child, (1) uniform per child, and (2) coaches shirts. Any additional coaches shirts will be on sale at the concession tent or with your Site Director.
WHEN WILL THE SCHEDULE BE POSTED?Schedules will be posted no later than March 19th
WHEN WILL I RECEIVE MY ROSTER?Rosters will be distributed to our coaches via email by March 19th. You must contact the parents of your team within 24 hours of receiving your roster. (Note: YOU WILL NOT RECEIVE YOUR ROSTER IF THE BACKGROUND CHECK IS NOT COMPLETED.)
NEW FOR SPRING 2019We will be hosting a Spring Scramble at Ohio State Univ. on April 6th and 7th. More details this link https://playfanatics.com/spring-scramble-ohio-state/
**Champions for Charity @ Paul Brown StadiumThis event will take place either June 1st or 2nd (pending your grade division). Registration will be available on a team basis (no combining or adding of players to your roster - you must have at least 5 players=k-8 or 3 players=Prek to participate). This is a separate event with separate registration fees. For more information about our event https://playfanatics.com/flag-football-past-events/champions-for-charity-2019-paul-brown-stadium/
**Tournament may be held at Paul Brown Stadium and a secondary location such as Nippert Stadium or a Local High School
****Please complete the On-Line Training Course if you have not done so within the last 18 months****
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Heads Up Concussion in Youth Sports On-Line Training Program: http://www.cdc.gov/concussion/HeadsUp/online_training.html
***If you do not complete this training course, it is unlawful for you to Officiate or Coach (any sport) in the State of Ohio***
It is the full responsibility of the Coach to receive certification required by Ohio law. Random checks may be conducted to ensure requirements are being followed. Failure to follow this may result in termination of the game and/or reporting of such coach to the Ohio Department of Heath.