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The New Tampa Wildcats Presents: New Tampa Under the Lights

Registration is OPEN for the 2021 Fall New Tampa Under the Lights flag football season.  The Fall season will tentatively run from September through October, with games taking place on Friday Nights at:

New Tampa Community Park

17302 Commerce Park Blvd, Tampa, FL 33647

 

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.

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Siblings receive a $15 discount .The First Child is at Full Price with the second and additional children receiving a $15 refund. Please make sure to email the commissioner after the 2nd registration to notify him of the sibling registrations.

 

Registration Deadline: August 16th!! Late registrations will be accepted after the 16th but there is no guarantee on uniforms being in on time or friend/coach requests. If you sign up late and there is no room on a team in your child's division then a full refund will be issued.

TENTATIVE SCHEDULE: 5P-10P
Friday Nights:
September 17th , 24th
, October 1st, 8th, 15th, and 22nd (Championships)

*Winners of the 2020/2021 Fall Season will get the opportunity to register for the State Championship.  Location and Date TBD.

 

Standard Flag Football - 1st-8th grade
$165-185 per player includes an Under Armour jersey and shorts

Girls 3rd-5th Grade
$140-$165 per player includes an Under Armour jersey

Middle School Girls 6th-8th Grade
$140-$165 per player includes an Under Armour jersey

 

GENERAL LEAGUE FORMAT:

  • Player receives a Under Armour game shirt and shorts
  • Head Coach receives a Under Armour 495 youth football
  • 7 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
  • 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 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.
  • Teams are formed by participants requesting "friends" and "coaches" to play for during the season. All request must be given on the registration form. We will work to meet your special request, but we do not guarantee that any or all of your requests will be met. REFUNDS will not be given if Under the Lights is unable to meet your special 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.

FAQ's

Frequently Asked Questions

League Commissioner

Justin Rudolph

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Past Champions

2020 Winter League Champions