Frequently Asked Questions

Q. What are the fees?
A. Early registration fees from December 1st to April 1st is $150 for football and $200 for cheer. After April 1st fees are $175 for football and $225 for cheer.  There is a family discount available for 3 or more children from the same immediate family.
Q. When are the fees due?
A. The day you register. Fees must be paid before any equipment is handed out.
Q. What is the refund policy?
A. See the following reasons below:
  • Injury during season - No Refund (But still part of team)
  • Change mind prior to July 1st - Total refund - (minus $50.00 per player)
  • Anyone quits after July 1st - NO REFUND
Q. What are the age and weight groups to play?
A. Below are the age and weight groups:
Mighty Mites Striper 7 Years Old & Younger 75 lbs. Max Weight - 87 lbs. Max Weight
Widgets Striper 9 Years Old & Younger 90 lbs. Max Weight - 102 lbs. Max Weight
(5 lbs. weight allowance for each year younger than 9 years old)
Pee-Wees Striper 10 Years Old & Younger 100 lbs. Max Weight - 112 lbs. Max Weight
(5 lbs. weight allowance for each year younger than 10 years old)
Bantams Weight Striper 11 Years Old & Younger 115 lbs. Max Weight - 127 lbs. Max Weight
(5 lbs. weight allowance for each year younger than 9 years old)
Lightweight 12 Years Old & Younger 125 lbs. Max Weight NO STRIPER RULE APPLIES
(13 year old slide down - 100 lbs., 11 year old - 130 lbs., 10 year old - 135 lbs.)
Varsity 14 Years Old & Younger 175 lbs. Max Weight - 187 lbs. Striper
(Can't turn 15 years old before December 1st, 2017)
(5 lbs. weight allowance for each year younger than 11 year olds & younger)
Q. When is equipment pick up?
A. The second and third weeks of July.
Q. How do I know when and where to pick up the equipment?
A. You will get a call on the date and time. If no call by July 15th, call Jason Hampton at: (815) 671-7951
Q. What equipment do I need to buy?
A. All neccessary gear is provided except for shoes. The boys will receive helmet, shoulder pads, practice pants with pads, girdle with pads, game jersey, & game pants.
Q. What kind of shoes do I purchase?
A. Football players should buy rubber molded cleats. Not the screw on cleats.
Q. Can we keep the game jerseys?
A. Yes.
Q. Do we get to keep the practice jerseys and socks?
A. Socks yes. Practice jerseys must be returned.
Q. When I sign-up my son for football can I sign up my daughter for cheerleading.
A. Yes
Q. Does everyone get a trophy at the end of the season.
A. Every child that finishes will get a nice trophy at the banquet at the end of the season.