Junior Tackle Football

Program Head Coach: Greg Carlson // 815.218.4937

Deadline:  July 1

The Winnebago Jr Tackle Football Program fields 4 teams grades 4-8th.  The purpose of this program is to instill responsibility, sportsmanship and teamwork in a competitive environment to prepare our youth to compete and play at the Winnebago High School Level.  Coaches will not only teach the game of football but emphasize life lessons and community involvement.

Practice: Practice will start Monday, July 25.  All practices are held on the field east of Jean McNair School.  Practices will be held Monday-Friday from 5:30-7:30pm prior to the first game and will be held Monday-Thursday after the first game. All players must participate in at least 10 practices before eligible to play in a game.  

Games:  Participants will play in a 8 week season with all games being played on Saturday mornings starting in August 2022.  Game locations will vary with up to 3 home games in Winnebago.



Registration Deadline:  July 1, 2022
In Person Registration: May 15, 2022
Equipment Handout Date: July 10
Mandatory Parent Meeting Date: July 17 from 5 – 7pm
Practice Start Date: Monday, July 25

Registration Fee: $250 WPD Residents, $260 Non-Resident

    Flag Football

    Kinder/1st grade Flag Football
    2nd-4th grade Flag Football

    Deadline:  July 1, 2022

    Flag is a great way to learn the game of Football. This will be an instructional program to teach the basics of football in clinic format. Players will work on drill and games that involve skills such as throwing, receiving, kicking and deflagging. Games and practices will be held on Tuesdays & Thursdays at Winnebago Sports ParkSeason will start with 2 weeks of practice starting the week of July 11.  Games to follow and show off their skills.  Participants will receive a shirt, a medal and flags.

    Registration Deadline: July 1, 2022

    Registration Fee: $50 WPD Residents; $60 Non-Resident