The deadline for early registration for the Aurora Youth Football Association fall season is June 1.
Late registration is scheduled to take place June 2 through July 15 with a $25 late fee. Register online at www.aurorayouthfootball.com.
The cost to participate in youth cheerleading is $90. All equipment is provided.
Youth cheerleading for tackle football is for girls in grades 3-6. There will be three days of practice the first two weeks and then it will be one to two days the rest of the season.
Youth cheerleading for non-tackle football is for girls in kindergarten through second grade. There will be three days of practice the first two weeks and then it will be one to two days the rest of the season.
The cost to participate in youth tackle football is $200. Helmets, shoulder pads, game pants and jerseys will be provided.
It is for players in grades four, five and six. Practice will take place three nights per week before high school resumes and two to three nights per week during school hours.
Youth non-tackle football is offered to players in pre-kindergarten through sixth grade. The cost is $95. Jerseys and flags will be provided for players in pre-kindergarten through second grade. Players in pre-kindergarten must be 4 years old by Aug. 1.
For players in pre-kindergarten through second grade, there will be one practice per week. There will be two practices per week for players in grades 3-6.
Other important dates for youth football are as follows.
July 29: tackle football and cheer practice begins
Aug. 6: non-tackle skills day (grades 1-6)
Aug. 13: non-tackle practice begins (pre-kindergarten through sixth grade)
Aug. 24 and 25: first game (tackle and cheer)
Aug. 25: first non-tackle games
Sept. 20: AYFA Night at Aurora High School (all participants will be announced before the high school varsity game)
Questions, contact AYFA president Tim Courtad at 330-310-9849 or email@example.com; Mike Acomb (safety coordinator/secretary) at firstname.lastname@example.org; Tom Courtad (tackle) at 216-312-1067; John Gallucci (tackle) at email@example.com; Garrett Patty (non-tackle) at firstname.lastname@example.org; Josh Trook (non-tackle) at email@example.com; Kim Williams (cheer) at firstname.lastname@example.org; and Missy Stanton (cheer) at email@example.com.
Visit www.aurorayouthfootball.com or Aurora Youth Football & Cheer’s Facebook page for more information.