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Vicksburg Rocket Football is open to all youth between the ages of 5-12. We have two divisions:  Heads Up (tackle) and Flag.  Heads Up teams are 3rd/4th grade and 5th/6th grade. Flag teams are 5/6 years old, 7/8 years old, and 9/10/11 years old.

Participant age cut off date is September 1st 2018

2018 Vicksburg Rocket Football Teams:

FLAG DIVISION:

Kindergarten and 1st Grade (5&6 years old) Flag Football
Must be 5 by September 1st

2nd and 3rd Grade (7&8 years old) Flag Football
Must be 7 by September 1st

3rd and 4th Grade (9,10&11 years old) Flag Football
Must be 9 by September 1st

Cost: $65 per player, sibling $20 discount*

HEADS UP DIVISION: (residency restriction: must live in the Vicksburg school district or attend a Vicksburg public school)

A player’s grade for the current school year shall determine their grouping for the season in the 3rd & 4th grade group. However, a 2nd grader who turns 8 prior to September 1st  will be eligible to play in the 3rd & 4th grade group. If a player is 10 years old as of September 1st and in the 4th grade they may play in the 5th & 6th grade group or choose to remain in the 3rd & 4th grade group. 

3rd and 4th Grade Heads Up Football
Max Ball Carrier Weight - 100 lbs
Must be in 3rd grade or turn 8 years old by September 1st

Equipment Needed:

  • Certified Helmet
  • Chin Strap
  • Shoulder Pads
  • Black Pants
  • Cleats

Cost: $80 per player -sibling $20 discount*

5th and 6th Grade Heads Up Football

Max Ball Carrier Weight - 145 lbs
Must be in 5th grade or be 10 years old by September 1st

Equipment Needed:

  • Certified Helmet
  • Chin Strap
  • Shoulder Pads
  • Black Pants
  • Cleats

Cost: $80 per player -sibling $20 discount

* sibling discount applies in one or both divisions:
1st Heads Up player $80, second Heads Up player $60
1st Flag player $65, second Flag player $45
1st Heads Up player $80, 1st Flag player $45