Tackle football is making a return with a travel team in Graham youth football. Registration is available online at the Graham Sports Authority website. Leagues are available for flag football in 6U, 8U, 10U and 12U, tackle football is available for 12U only.
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Tackle football returns to Graham youth football
Signups for the Graham Little League Football Association 2021 season are underway on the Graham Sports Authority website. This season will mark the return of tackle football after a two-year absence.
The cost of registration is $50 for 6U & 8U Flag and $75 for 10U & 12U Flag and 12U tackle. Registration for tackle ends July 31 and Aug. 20 for all flag football divisions. Tryouts and draft for flag divisions are Aug. 23. Games begin on Sept. 11 and will be played each Saturday through Oct. 23.
The 12U tackle football division will be a travel league with most games taking place on Saturday nights. A physical and medical release form is required for tackle football. Athletes playing tackle must be enrolled in either Graham ISD or Open Door Christian School. Forms can be downloaded at topoftexaskidfootballleague.com/forms/.
For the rest of the story, see the July 17 edition of The Graham Leader.