Freshman Football Starts on Aug 25th- Be Part of the Family !
Posted Monday, August 09, 2010 by Mike Odonnell
I hope everyones summer is going well. Freshman Football will start on Wed August 25th at 9 am. Players can be dropped off in back parking lot & meet in stands. All Freshman players must have medical forms turned in to the nurses office to try out. You may bring them on day of first workout & give them to Coach Perillo.
Dates & Times:
Wed August 25th 9 am till 12:30 pm
Thursday August 26th 9 am till 4:00 pm[ bring a lunch & drinks] double session
Friday August 27th 9am till 4:00 pm
Sat August 28th 9 am till 3 pm
Sunday August 29th Off Day
Monday August 30th 9am till 4:00 pm
Tuesday August 31 9am till 4:00 pm
Wed Sept 1st 9am till 4:00 pm
Thur Sept 2nd 9 am till 4:00 pm
Friday Sept 3th 9 am till 12:00
Sat Sept 4th Off Day
Sunday Sept 7th Off Day
Monday Sept 8th Off Day
Tuesday Sept 7th 2:30 till 6:00 pm
Wed Sept 8 2:30 till 6 pm Parents information night for fall sports at 6:30
Thursday Sept 9th 2:30 - 6 pm [ Men's Club welcome BBQ] School Begins
Friday Sept 10th 2:30 - 5 pm
Sat Sept 11 th Scrimmage vs Chaminade 9 am [ Varsity & JV play Iona at Iona]
Practice during school year will be 2:30 till around 5:30 each day Monday thru Thursday. Games are played mostly on Sat mornings at 10 am. Coach will give freshman off on Mondays at times during season to help them catch up with Haircuts , doctors appointments & so on. If you need to schedule appointments please do so on Mondays.
The State requires a individual football player to have 16 practices before first game. We have 19 scheduled. Players cannot miss practice unless it is a very important family obligation.
Freshman Football will cost a $200 Fee. Please make checks out to Stepinac HS.
Mouthpiece, Spirit Pack [ Shorts & T Shirts], Practice Jersey, secondary insurance policy. The fee helps us keep players in top of the line equipment. Each Player will receive a Helmet , Shoulder pads, Knee, Thigh & girdle pads, practice pants [ which all belong to school]. They are responsible to make sure the equipment is not stolen or lost. If it breaks they should see a coach & they will be issued new equipment. Helmets cost $175 a piece. Shoulder pads $150, Knee pads $10 ect ect. Each player should report on first day with a combination lock.
Each player should have Sneakers, Cleats & workout clothes each day for practice. Practice is held everyday scheduled no matter what the weather is[ rain or shine]. We will at times call off a workout because of weather. Everyone should register as a freshman football player on website that is trying out. Please only register once. Please answer all questions [ including email address & cell phone & carrier] This will make contact everyone much easier.
Parents should also register as a parent.
Anyone who does not make team or quits will be refunded football Fee.
Please contact Coach O'D with any questions.