Our program mixes the best amounts of life lessons, sports instruction, and development – with the right touch of competitiveness – to make sure everyone gets the most out of their experience.

flag football program (co-ed, ages 5-14)

Games begin in early September and go through the last weekend (Friday/Monday) before Thanksgiving. AYYA's Flag Football program is affiliated with NFL Flag Football and is open to all children ages 5 to 14.


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schedule (see calendar below for more)

These dates are subject to change, and you will be notified as changes occur. Final playing times by team will be posted with the final schedule, and available on the Team Wall on Sports Signup.

  • Registration Opens: Tuesday, June 25th

  • Registration Closes: Wednesday, August 28th (8U and up), and on Monday, September 16th (6U). Available spots fill up fast!

  • 8U, 10U & 13U Coaches Meetings & Draft: Thursday, September 5th, at Fogarty’s (8U: 6-6:30pm; 10U: 6:30-7pm; and 13U: 7-7:30pm)

  • 6U Coaches Meeting & Draft: Tuesday, September 10th (7-8pm TBD).

All teams must have an official background-passed and AYYA-oriented Head and Assistant Coach confirmed by the Commissioner. Coaches meetings are mandatory for all Head and Assistant Coaches to ensure the continued quality of our program. Failure to attend, or make other arrangements with the Commissioner, may affect your eligibility to coach. 

General Season Schedule

Practices start on Monday, September 9th – no pressure, the first week is coaches/players clinics, and scrimmages only! All practices are held at Andrus or Bregano Fields, and must be scheduled on Google Sheets (you must use the field location to which you are assigned).

  • 8U & Up First Day - Learning Scrimmages: Saturday, September 7th at Bregano Field (8U: 11:30am, 12:30am, 1:30pm, or 2:30pm); (10U 8:30am, 9:30am, or 10:30am); (13U 10:30pm or 11:30pm).

  • 8U & Up Opening Day: Saturday, September 14th at Bregano Field.

  • 6U Season Start: Sunday, September 15th at Bregano or Redmond Fields from 2:30-4pm.

  • 6U, 8U, 10U & 13U Picture Day: Saturday, October 19th

Post-Season Plan

  • Round One Playoffs: 10U, 11U & 13U: TBD

  • Round Two Playoffs: 10U, 11U & 13U: TBD

  • Championships: 10U & 13U: Monday, TBD

  • Bowl Games/Last Day/Medals: 6U: TBD

  • Bowl Games/Last Day/Medals 8U: TBD

Practices and games are not drop-off events. Children must be accompanied by a parent or designated guardian at all times.

Please email questions to football@allyonkers.org.