Registration is OPEN for the 2019 SPRING Under the Lights youth flag football season. The South Jeffco League is UNDER NEW MANAGEMENT by an established commissioner. The SPRING season runs from April through May, with games taking place on Sundays at:
D'Evelyn High School
10359 West Nassau Avenue
Denver, CO 80235
Under the Lights is the exclusive youth flag football partner of Under Armour, Inc. The league is for both boys and girls of all skill levels and promotes a competitive, confidence building, non-contact football experience. Registration closes March 8, 2019.
GAME SCHEDULE :
- April 7, 14, 21, 28
- May 5, 12, 19 (Championship Games)
CHAMPIONS of the Spring Under the Lights leagues and select Regional Tournaments will receive a invitation on a "first come-first serve basis" to compete in the 48 team National Championship Tournament on August 3rd - 4th, 2019 at the beautiful campus of University of California, Los Angeles - a Under Armour sponsored university.
GENERAL LEAGUE FORMAT:
- Player receives a Under Armour game shirt and shorts
- Head Coach receives a Under Armour 495 youth football, .
- 6 game season plus 1 or 2 playoff or consolation games
- 6 v 6 format on 25-30 yd wide x 50 yd long fields (1st-6th grade) or 7 v 7 on 53 yd wide by 40 yd long fields (1/2 a regular football field) (ages 7th-8th grade)
- Divisions (1st-2nd), (3rd-4th), (5th-6th) and (7th-8th)
- NO pass rush, just a 3-6 second sack count. Emphasis on the pass game and run game limitations.
- 9 player rosters so everyone plays every game!
- Practices are held a hour before the games
- NO Tryouts. NO Drafts. Rosters are formed by "friend" or "coach" request. Single players will be placed on teams with some similiarity and familiarity such as same school, neighborhood, organization, etc. as the other players on the team.
- ALL coaches are volunteer parents/friends and NOT provided by Under the Lights
- Trophies are awarded to the Champions of the grade/age division
- Games played in the evenings when possible.
- Food Trucks and music at the games