EAST LINCOLN OPTIMIST FOOTBALL
Don't just play the game. Learn the game. Be a part of a program!
Our Program: Our Mustang and Falcon Players ages 5 through 12 compete in the Big South Youth Football League. Your player's age as of August 1st will determine his or her age group. The Tiny Mite division are our 5 and 6 year olds (unlimited weight for linemen; skill position weight of 65 pounds). The Mighty Mite division are our 7 and 8 year olds (unlimited weight for linemen; skill position weight of 90 pounds). The Junior Varsity division are our 9 and 10 year olds (unlimited weight for linemen; skill position weight of 120 pounds). The Varsity division are our 11 and 12 year olds (unlimited weight for linemen; skill position weight of 160 pounds).
Join the Program: REGISTRATION OPENS APRIL 15th at a cost of $165 until May 31st. Those that register between May 31st and July 4th the registration fee will be $200.
Athletes must be registered, paid, and fitted prior to July 4th to ensure uniform delivery prior to the first game. Beginning July 5th late registration opens at a cost of $225.
Our Program's League: Our Mustang and Falcon Players compete in the Big South Youth Football League (BSYF). This is a competitive tackle youth football league. Our home games are played at David Clark Stadium, which lets the players compete for their dreams in the home of 2012 & 2014 State Champion East Lincoln High School Mustangs. The BSYF has teams across the surrounding counties that will host at their local venues as well on a rotating schedule. Games are played on Saturdays from late August through mid November depending upon weather and your team's success in the playoffs. Practices are determined by your coach.
Our East Lincoln Middle School Falcon Program: We have a dedicated Varsity division team for our East Lincoln Middle School Falcons! Learn the systems and terminology of our Middle School and High School football programs.