Friday, November 24, 2017

Football

Football Age and Weight information

The date for determination of age for all divisions will be July 31st of the current season. Each player must not exceed weight limit in their division. The player will be weighed and if the player does not meet the maximum weight requirement*, the player can not play that particular game.

Note: The San Jose PAL Jamboree is the first scrimmage game that requires players to weigh-in. The weight requirement increases by 0.5 lbs each week during the season.

O/L ~ (Older/Lighter) Are older players by age and lighter in weight at lower division. Note: A maximum of ten (10) older/lighter players are allowed per each team on the Jr. Pee Wee, Pee Wee, Jr. Midget, and Midget divisions.

X-Men ~ X-Men are players who are league age 9, 10, 11, 12, and 13 and will not turn 10, 11, 12, 13, 14 prior to December 15th of the calendar year. A maximum of six (6) X-Men players are allowed per team, and must play 'tackle to tackle'. They may not be put in a position to advance the ball. X-Men must make weight, and play in a minimum of five (5) regular season games in order to participate in tournament games.

*Maximum weight requirement at PAL Jamboree

Division Age Max. Weight *
Might Mite 6, 7, 8 unlimited/ 8 yr old = 85 lbs
Jr. Pee-Wee 8, 9, 10 115 lbs
O/L 11 80 lbs
Pee-Wee 9, 10, 11 135 lbs
O/L 12 100 lbs
X-Men 9, 10 155 lbs
Jr. Midget 10, 11, 12 150 lbs
O/L 13 120 lbs
X-Men 10, 11 175 lbs
Midgets 11, 12, 13 180 lbs
O/L 14 155 lbs
X-Men 11, 12, 13 210 lbs

Teams