WPD Football Camp: This camp will teach our athletes the correct techniques and practice habits that will allow them to reach their full potential. The focus of camp will be on skill development, drills, footwork and position skills. Your athlete will learn much more than just football! Players are taught teamwork, consideration of others and self-discipline.
Ages: 3rd-7th Grade
Dates: April 4th 5th & 6th
Location: WHS Gym (will go outside if possible)
Camp Instructors: Winnebago Jr Tackle Coaches & Former WHS players
Registration Fee: $20 WPD Residents, $30 Non-Resident
WPD Speed & Agility Camp: This camp will focus on change of direction, quick feet, explosive power, speed and teamwork. Open to all athletes and abilities.
Ages: 4th-8th Grade
Dates: June 20th 22nd 27th & 29th
Location: Jr Tackle Game Field
Camp Instructors: Winnebago Jr Tackle Coaches
Registration Fee: $25 WPD Residents, $35 Non-Resident
Program Head Coach: Greg Carlson // 815.218.4937
Deadline: June 30, 2023
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.
Registration Fee: $250 WPD Residents, $260 Non-Resident
Practice: Practice will start Monday, July 24. 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 2023. Game locations will vary with up to 3 home games in Winnebago.
Registration Deadline: June 30, 2023
In Person Registration: June 11 3-6pm / June 13 5:30-8pm
Equipment Handout Date: June 11 3-6pm / June 13 5:30-8pm
Mandatory Parent Meeting Date: TBD
Practice Start Date: Monday, July 24
Kinder/1st grade Flag Football
2nd-4th grade Flag Football
Deadline: July 1, 2023
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 17. Games to follow and show off their skills. Participants will receive a shirt, a medal and flags.
Registration Deadline: July 1, 2023
Registration Fee: $55 WPD Residents; $65 Non-Resident