In this program, kids develop football skills, teamwork, and sportsmanship! Supportive coaches build your child’s confidence while having fun and being part of a team. Players spend 30 minutes developing fundamental skills in large and small groups. The remaining 30 minutes are dedicated to competitive applications such as games and scrimmages. Beginners and experienced players welcome! 

Dates:  September 3 - October 17

Time: Tuesday & Thursday 4:30 - 5:30 PM

Grades: 1-4 grade

Location: Cotter Fields 

Cost: Member $50 & Non-Member $65

2018 Houston Varsity - Morrie Miller championship football team.

This league provides instruction for kids to learn fundamental skills and participate in competitive games emphasizing safety and sportsmanship. A JV game schedule will complement the traditional Saturday Morning / Monday Night league format, offering playing opportunities for our beginners. This is the perfect program for youngsters who want to learn how to play, brush up on the rules, practice skills, participate on a team, and most importantly- HAVE FUN! Our focus is on football education and safety, participation, and sportsmanship. For more information, contact Skylar DeGroot at 


Monday, Aug. 12 - Saturday, Oct. 12

Practice Times:

Tuesday & Thursday 5:30 - 7 p.m.*

*The first two weeks of practice will be Monday through Thursday from 5:30 - 7 p.m.

Practice Location:

Cotter Fields


Saturday mornings (Paul Giel Field, Maxwell Field, or WSHS)  or Monday nights (Maxwell Field) 

Equipment Pick-up:

Thursday, Aug. 8 from 5-7 pm

Saturday, Aug. 10 from 9-11 am


4th - 6th, Co-ed


$85 Member / $95 Non-Member (financial assistance available)*
*$10 late registration charge for late signups

More information:

Skylar DeGroot, Youth Sports Director


P: 507-454-1520

Winona Family YMCA  |  207 Winona Street  |  Winona, MN  55987  | 507-454-1520


YMCA Mission: To put Christian principles into practice through programs that build healthy spirit, mind, and body for all.

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