YMCA sports programs emphasize family involvement, team building, individual development, healthy competition over winning at any cost, and developing the values of respect, responsibility, caring, honesty, faith and fun over shaping the next superstar. YMCA sports programs are open to all, regardless of ability or disability. Financial assistance is available to those in need.
Cherryville Family YMCA
Cherryville Y Flag Football
Join the Cherryville Family YMCA for Flag Football 2014. Our recreational league teaches fundamentals while learning to appreciate the sport of football and refine physical skills! We focus on family involvement, team building, confidence, and developing our core values of caring, honesty, respect, responsibility, and faith.
Ages- Children ages 5 – Middle School will play in the following leagues: 5-6, 7-8, 9-11, and Middle School (12-14). Registration is open until November 4th. Late registration will result in a $10 late fee if space is available.
When and Where-Practice begins the week of November 10th. Teams will have 4 practices before games start, with one practice being on their practice day (Tuesday), and one practice on Saturday for 2 weeks. Games will follow with each team playing games on both their practice day and Saturday for the rest of the season starting the week of November 25th. The final game of this 5-game season is scheduled for December 13th.
- There will be no games on Saturday, November 29th due to the Thanksgiving Holiday.
- All games and practices will take place at the Tryon Soccer Field 2851 Tryon Courthouse Road, Bessemer City unless otherwise noted.
Time Commitment – One weekday (Tuesday) and Saturday throughout the season.
Coaches-We need volunteer coaches in every age group. Please consider coaching a team this season by indicating your interest on your registration form. The Coaches Meeting will be held on Sunday, November 2nd at 3:00 pm at the Cherryville Family YMCA Aerobics room.
Registration- Member & city residents – $45 Non-residents – $65
Contact- Josh Patterson (Program Coordinator) –
Additional Info: All players will receive a uniform top and end of season award. All players are required to wear a mouth guard for their protection. All teams are led by volunteer coaches.