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CYO Football is open to youth in grades 1 to 8. The football program is available in the fall season.
Find all information and documents for CYO Football including Flag, Rookie Tackle and 11 Man Tackle.
For weight classifications and other sport-specific rules, please refer to the rule book.
If a team has less than 8 athletes at a game, a guest player may be moved from the member’s other CYO flag football team(s) to fill the positions at the start of a game under the following restrictions:
1. The athlete meets the age/grade restrictions of the squad he/she will assist.
2. The guest player is reported by means of the button below before the game in which he/she will be used.
3. The same individual may be moved as a guest player for no more than two (2) games during the season.
4. The athlete complies with the number of games per day competition limits as outlined in Section 6.
5. The guest player(s) must meet the minimum participation requirement.
6. Guest player must be reported on the participation form before the competition begins by listing the guest player’s name after all the original team’s athletes are listed and place “GP” next to their name.
7. Guest players cannot be used for sanctioned events.
Rookie Tackle Football
Guest Players may be moved from the member’s other CYO Rookie Tackle football team(s) to fill the positions at the start of a game under the following restrictions:
1. If a 7-man or 8-man Rookie Tackle football team has fewer than 12 athletes at a game.
2. The athlete meets the age/grade restrictions of the squad the athlete will assist.
3. The guest player is reported by means of the button below before the game in which they will be used.
4. The same individual may be moved as a guest player for no more than two (2) games during the season.
5. The athlete complies with the number of games per day competition limits as outlined in Section 6.
6. Guest players cannot be used for sanctioned event or CYO championship competitions.
Since teams are assigned by sections, there is no Guest Player Rule in this program.
Click the Guest Player button below to enter your athlete information.
CYO Members, Parishes, Parish Organizations, Catholic high schools, or Catholic colleges are permitted to sponsor tournaments or competitions with the sanctioning of CYO. Click "Sanctioned Events Information" on the right sidebar to learn more and view the following:
Parents: Looking for tickets for the upcoming game? Visit www.ccdocle.org/cyotickets or click the button below.
CYO urges all members that sponsor CYO Football to join USA Football's Heads Up Football program. The Heads Up program includes resources pertaining to:
Noelia Speringo, CYO Membership & Communications Coordinator
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