Registration Dates: March 25th - July 19th
Dates & Location: Teams are allowed to start practicing July 31st. Games begin in Late August and run through the end of October. Home games will be played on Saturdays at Bradford.
Combine dates- Wednesday July 17th and Thursday July 18th
Cost: $165. A membership to The Boys & Girls Club of Kenosha is included along with the team jersey, game pants and game socks.
Free/Reduced Lunch: Children who receive free or reduced lunch can register at a reduced rate with a letter from KUSD at the cost of $115
Active Military Families: Fee is waived for one sport per calendar year. Must have military ID and fill out military voucher.
Program: All BGC sports football teams will play in a travel league called SEYFA (South East Youth Football Alliance) to improve competition and get our community competing against teams in close proximity to Kenosha.
All teams will be divided up via the draft as in previous years. Players may return to play with their coach from last year.
Divisions: All teams will have about 18-20 kids. All divisions have 100% participation meaning all kids will have a starting position on either offense or defense for the whole game. Red stripes are not allowed to carry the ball.
1st & 2nd Grade: Suggested minimum weight- 40 lbs. Red stripe rule applies at 80 lbs.
3rd & 4th Grade: Suggested minimum weight- 50 lbs. Red stripe rule applies at 100 lbs.
5th Grade: Ball carrier weight limit TBD.
6th Grade: Ball carrier weight limit TBD.
7th Grade: Ball carrier weight limit TBD.
8th Grade: Ball carrier weight limit TBD.
Coaches: Each football team needs a coach. If you are interested in volunteering to coach a team, please contact us at 262.654.6200, prompt 5 or [email protected].
BGC Sports is dedicated to teaching youth in the Kenosha community life skills through football skills. Our mission is to promote good sportsmanship, healthy lifestyles and team building, while providing a safe and positive environment for competition.
All BGC Sports programs in Kenosha are focused on providing a healthy environment where boys and girls can:
Develop a love of physical activity
Learn new skills
Benefit from being part of a team
Become positive role models
Build lasting friendships
Every BGC Sports head coach and assistant coach has been screened and has passed a required background check to work with youth sports teams. All coaches have concussion training and follow mandatory reporting protocol.
We offer different age group levels of youth tackle football in the SEYFA League. Please contact the BGC sports department at 262.654.6200, prompt 5 or at [email protected] for more information or with questions. BGC Sports is part of the Boys & Girls Club of Kenosha, located at 1330 52nd St., Kenosha WI 53140.