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Welcome to Under the Lights

Registration is CLOSED for 2021 SUMMER Jacksonville-Mandarin Under the Lights.  flag football season. The SUMMER season runs from June through July, with games taking place on Friday nights at:

Christ Church Freedom Field

6045 GREENLAND RD

Jacksonville, FL 32258

 

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.

THE SUMMER SEASON HAS BEEN CANCELLED. ALL PLAYERS HAVE BEEN MOVED TO THE JAX-ST JOHNS LOCATION. PLEASE SIGN UP THERE IF YOU'D LIKE TO PLAY THIS SUMMER.

Siblings receive a $15 discount (please email tyler.uaflag@gmail.com after completing your registration to be refunded the $15 discount).  The First Child is at Full Price with the second and additional children utilizing the discount.

 

We need volunteer coaches. All coaches receive a $25 discount-by-refund to cover the costs of the certification and background check.

DIVISIONS:

  • 1st-2ND GRADE
  • 3RD-4TH GRADE
  • 5TH-6TH GRADE
  • 7TH-8TH GRADE

TENTATIVE GAME SCHEDULE:
FRIDAY NIGHTS

June 18, 25

July 9, 16, 23, 30 (July 30 is Playoff/Consolation Game Night)

530pm- 1030pm

ALL COACHES - PLEASE COMPLETE UNDER THE LIGHTS FLAG FOOTBALL CERT AND BACKGROUND CHECK (SEE COACHES CORNER TAB).

ALL COACHES WILL NEED TO COMPLETE ALL REQUIREMENTS AND SEND A HEAD SHOT OF YOURSELF TO UAFLAG.MACKJAX@GMAIL.COM.

 

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 playoffs or consolation games
  • 6 v 6 format on 25-30 yd wide x 50 yd long fields
  • NO pass rush, just a 4-6 second sack count. Emphasis on the pass game and run game limitations.
  • 9 - 12 player rosters so everyone plays every game!
  • Practices are held a hour before the games (Coaches have the option to practice during other nights of the week to prepare their teams).
  • NO Tryouts or Drafts are held by the league. Rosters are formed by "friend" or "coach" request. Single players will be placed on teams with some similarity and familiarity such as same school, neighborhood, organization, etc. as the other players on the team. Teams are not evened out by skill since there are no skill assessments.
  • ALL coaches are volunteer parents 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 and music at the games
  • Access to our Under the Lights Under Armour online store.
  • $15 Sibling Discount upon request.

REFUND POLICY:

We at Under the Lights Flag offer the following refunds within these specific timelines. All refund requests must be submitted by email to your League Commissioner.

  • FULL or 100% registration fee refund if requested before uniforms are ordered for the league which occurs 3 weeks prior to kickoff.
  • HALF or 50% registration fee refund if requested after uniforms are ordered and prior to the 2nd game of the season not 2nd week of the season.
  • NO REFUND request submitted and processed after the 2nd game of the season
  • In the event that the Under the Lights Flag season is canceled prior to the 4th game of the season due to an unforeseen event such as a COVID19 outbreak, then HALF or 50% registration fee refund will be processed. If the season is canceled after the 4th game of the season due to an unforeseen event such as a COVID19 outbreak, NO REFUND will be processed.

COACHES AND VOLUNTEERS:

  • All coaches are volunteers and are not provided by Under the Lights Flag League.
  • All Coaches and Volunteers must provide the Commissioner of your league with a current Coaches certification and background check. Each certificate is valid for 1 calendar year. If you need to update or obtain both please use the following links:

Coaches Certification
Background Screens for Coaches and Volunteers

  • Safety is our main concern and goal for our players and we want to make sure we have proper and safe coaches.

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Tyler Weinert

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