All PLAYERS that will be entering 4th, 5th & 6th grades for the fall school year are eligible to play in this league. Participating communities of the TCNYFL include Monticello, St. Francis, Andover, Big Lake, Becker, Zimmerman, Champlin Park, Anoka…and others, but the league is always growing.
There are weight restrictions on kids who are allowed to carry the ball.
It is the goal of ERYFA to keep the game as fun and safe as possible for all participants. The teaching of entry level fundamentals and proper techniques will be the focus throughout all three grade levels. This is full contact football with 11 man teams. 4th grade teams will play on reduced width and 80 yard length fields, 5th & 6th grade level teams will be playing on regulation 100 yard fields.
Coaches will not be allowed on the field.