Practice begins on August 1st at Joe Fosina, Field from 5pm to 7pm Monday to Friday thru the month of August. After Labor Day, the practice schedule from September through November is three time per week Tuesday, Thursday and Friday. Practice days, times and locations are subject to change throughout the season. The head coach/team mom of each team will provide his players with a practice schedule or check our web-site at nrytl.com. Players will be weighed the first week of practice and placed on the appropriate team according to their weight, age, and open spots on each team. Any player that does not meet Pop Warner weight requirements by week three will not be permitted to remain on the team.
Players must be dropped off at practice on time and parents are expected to arrive to pick up their kids 15 minutes before the end of each practice. Players who are not picked up on time will not be able to remain in the program. Players must be in the appropriate practice attire. Included in this season paid in full registration is a FREE Practice shorts/tops, additional attire will be available for purchase.
When the season starts in September, the games are played on Sundays. Game walk through on Saturdays mornings (coaches to advise), Game times will be distributed during the week preceding each game. Games may be played as early as 8:00 a.m. and as late as 4:00 p.m. Parents are responsible for having their children there at least one and one-half hour before game time and providing transportation home immediately following the game. The possibility exists that a team may be involved in post-season play, up to and including
Thanksgiving Weekend. If, in fact the team makes the playoffs, they may have the opportunity to attend a State, Regional or National level game.