Football Age & Weight Structure:
All Divisions of play are determined by a strict
age/weight scale to ensure safe and balanced competition.
AGES AND WEIGHTS FOR TACKLE FOOTBALL PROGRAMS:
Tackle Football Divisions of Play:
Age/Weight Division Age(s) Certification Weight Range
TINY-MITE 5-6-7 35-75 lbs
MITEY-MITE 7-8-9 45-90 lbs
JUNIOR PEE WEE 8-9-10 60-105 lbs
(older/lighter) 11* 60-85 lbs
PEE WEE 9-10-11 75-120 lbs
(older/lighter) 12* 75-100 lbs
JUNIOR MIDGET 10-11-12 7th Grade Open Weight
MIDGET 12-13-14 8th Grade Open Weight
*The asterisked (*) provisions in each division allow the so-called "older but
lighter" player to also qualify. The last year of eligibility falls under more
stringent weight restrictions, per above.
A child's age on July 31 is his/her age for the season. A player may gain 1 pound per week after the second
game, up to a maximum of 9 pounds.