Who’s ready for some FOOTBALL?

It is that time again – time to think Hornets Youth Football and Cheerleading for the 2015 season.

**SIGN-UPS will be June 2nd and 3rd 6:00 – 8:00 pm at the Bedford High School Front Entrance** 

TACKLE FOOTBALL TEAM GRADES & WEIGHTS

• JUNIORS (3rd & 4th Grade): Weigh no more than 90lbs to carry the ball. Unlimited weight to play.

• SENIORS (5th & 6th Grade): Weigh no more than 115lbs to carry the ball. Unlimited weight to play.

FLAG FOOTBALL TEAM AGE & WEIGHT

• FLAG (2nd Grade): Unlimited weight to play.

** First year players must bring a copy of their birth certificate to sign ups**

CHEERLEADERS AGES

• FLAG: Age 7 by 11-30-15 or first year’s cheerleader.
• JUNIORS: Age 8 or 9 by 11-30-15 or second year cheerleader.
•SENIORS: Age 10 or 11 by 11-30-15 or third year cheerleader.

Interested players must live in Bedford Township to play for the Hornets, Lions or T-Birds. We are governed by high school rules as well as league rules. Practices are 2-5 days a week depending on age group with games on Sundays. All football equipment is provided other than shoes. The season begins around mid August and ends the first week of November.

Should you have any questions, please contact the Area Head Coaches:

Hornets –Steve Gorman – 734-347-2886

Uniform Turn In

We will be having equipment/uniform turn in on Thursday, November 6th from 5:15 pm – 6:15 pm at Temperance Road Elementary.

Football players please bring helmet, 2 pair of pants, girdle, practice jersey, game jersey and pads. Cheerleaders please bring skirt, vest, turtleneck, warm up pants and jacket, briefs and pom poms.

Hornets Year End Banquet

The Hornets year end banquet will be on Saturday, November 8th from 4:30pm – 6:00pm at the Bridgepoint Church  on the corner of Lewis Ave and Erie Rd. The Hornets will provide chicken and beverages. We are asking that each player bring the following dish to pass:

Flag = Vegetable dish or fruit
Juniors = Salad (pasta, tossed, etc.)
Seniors = Hot side dish (potato, mac-n-cheese, etc.)
Cheerleaders = Dessert

***Field Day Game Time Correction***

Field Day is this Sunday, November 2nd at Whitmer stadium. The Juniors will be playing in a short scrimmage against the Yellowjackets. Juniors game time is at 10:05 am. Players need to be at Whitmer stadium by 9:20 am. Seniors game time is at 1:25 pm agains the Rams. Players need to be at field by 12:40 pm.

The Hornets are responsible for clean up after Field day. We are looking for volunteers to help. If you are available please let Amy Gorman know at practice this week or at field day on Sunday. Thank you!

GREAT SEASON HORNETS!!!