There are Seven Divisions of play, all determined by a strict age/weight scale
to ensure safe and balanced competition.

Ages and Weights for Tackle Football Programs:

Age/Weight Division Age(s) Certification Weight Range Registration Fees
TINY-MITE 5-6-7 35-75 lbs Early Bird $200.00
(older/lighter) N/A N/A $ 210.00
MITEY-MITE 7-8-9 50-100 lbs. Early Bird $210.00
(older/lighter) N/A N/A $ 230.00
JUNIOR PEE WEE 8-9-10 65-115 lbs Early Bird $210.00
(older/lighter) 11* 65-95 lbs $ 230.00
PEE WEE 9-10-11 80-130 lbs Early Bird $210.00
(older/lighter) 12* 80-110 lbs $ 230.00
JUNIOR MIDGET 10-11-12 95-155 lbs Early Bird $210.00
(older/lighter) 13* 95-135 lb $ 230.00
MIDGET 12-13-14 110-180 lbs Early Bird $210.00
(older/lighter) 15* 110-160 lb $ 230.00
UNLIMITED 11-12-13-14 105 lbs+ Early Bird $210.00
(older/lighter) No older/lighter No older/lighter $ 230.00
 

 

 

CHEER 5-14 Additional fees collected Early Bird $210.00
during the season $ 230.00


*The asterisked (*) provisions in each division allow the so-called “older but lighter” player to also qualify. The last year of eligibility falls under more stringent weight restrictions, per above.

A child’s age on July 31 is his/her age for the season. A player may gain 1 pound per week after the second game, up to a maximum of 9 pounds.


The article below is a great read on head injuries and youth football. This comes after the news of Illinois wanting to ban youth tackle football until the age of 12.

Star tribune editorial on concussions