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Mooresville Youth Athletics

Fall Football

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Mooresville Youth Athletics is dedicated to providing a football experience with a great competitive balance. If you are looking for a football experience, with an emphasis on safety, affordability and limited travel, you should join the MYA family.

All football games will be played at the following locations:

Mooresville High School - 160 S Magnolia Street, Mooresville, NC 28115 
Lake Norman High School - 186 Doolie Road, Mooresville, NC 28117 
South Iredell High School - 299 Old Mountain Road, Statesville, NC 28677
North Iredell High School –156 Raider Rd, Olin, NC 28660
West Iredell High School – 213 Warrior Dr, Statesville, NC 28625
West Iredell Middle School – 303 Watermelon Rd, Statesville, NC 28625
North Iredell Middle School - 2467 Jennings Rd, Olin, NC 28660

Fall Registration Details:

Registration is usually open May to June. Registration fee is currently $70. This is separate from the uniform/equipment fee. View the Handbook link below for information on uniform fees. 

Divisions: 

Flag - ages 5 to 9 - players in grades K/1/2 will play separately from players in grades 3/4.
Rookie - Grades 1st & 2nd
Junior Varsity (JV) - Grades 3rd & 4th
Varsity  - Grades 5th & 6th

Players are divided based on age as of August 31st of the current year. 

To register, go to https://secure.rec1.com/NC/mooresville-recreation-parks-department/catalog then click on Youth Leagues and look for Mooresville Youth Athletics. Or you can register at the Parks and Recreation Department, located across from the War Memorial.


OTAs are optional, free and open to all kids in grades K-6. You do not have to be a past player for MYA. If you are interested in seeing how MYA works, please attend one or both trainings.

Participants work on footwork drills, position drills and of course there is FUN involved!


Equipment distribution for REGISTERED football players will be held throughout the summer. As we have those dates sets, we will publish those.


Football FAQs
- Practices usually begin the first week of August and are held 3x/week before school starts, then drop to 2x/week during the school year.
- Flag/Rookie divisions practice for 90 minutes. JV/Varsity practice for 2 hours.
- The season usually begins at the beginning of September and runs until approximately Thanksgiving.
- Practice days and times are set by each individual coach based on their availability.
- All this information plus more is in the Football Parent Handbook link footballparenthandbook.pdf
        - Want to know more about our uniform policy/cost? Click here.


Offered Programs

  Flag Football:

For players 5-9 years old but without weight-based restrictions. Our flag players will learn the fundamentals of football in a fun, competitive environment.  The coaches in this division will work with every child, at their pace, to make sure they learn the safe way to play football and create a fun environment.

Players must be 5 by August 31st AND registered for Kindergarten to be eligible.


Field Size- Width-26 yards (1/2 of the width of a football field). Length 40 yards.


 
Rookie Tackle Football:

For players in grades 1st & 2nd with a maximum weight of 80 pounds to be a ball carrier. Our rookie players will continue building on the fundamentals of football while learning the safe way to tackle. The coaches continue to work with every child, at their pace, to make sure they learn the right way to play football in a fun, competitive environment.

Players must be 6 by August 31st to be eligible.


Field Size- 100 yards.

  Junior Varsity Tackle Football:
For players in grades 3rd & 4th with a maximum weight of 105 pounds to be a ball carrier. This league takes football a step further, expanding on the fundamentals that were taught in the rookie division and focusing on teaching more advanced football skills.  The coaches continue to focus on building individual player's skills, but also developing strong team concepts.

Players cannot turn 11 before August 31 of the current year.

 
Varsity Tackle Football:
For players in grades 5th & 6th with a maximum weight of 130 pounds to be a ball carrier.  By this age, our players will have learned solid individual and team fundamentals.  Our coaches will work on preparing the kids for higher levels of football, in our safe, family-focused environment.

Players cannot turn 13 before August 31 of the current year.




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