ARROWHEAD FLAG FOOTBALL FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
Why play Warchiefs Sports? Our program gives boys and girls an opportunity to play beginning at age 3 using a progressive learning system in a positive environment and allows for growth and development with a balance of fun and competitiveness… and it’s organized!
When do you offer Flag Football? Games are played during October and the beginning of November with registration beginning in JULY for the fall season. We hope to bring Spring Flag Football soon!
Who can play? Our program is for boys and girls ages 3-14. It does not matter where you live.
What divisions do you offer? 3 by the start of the season/Pre-K; K; 1st/2nd grade; 3rd/4th grade; 5th/6th grade; 7th/8th grade
Can my child play in a different division from their age requirement? Players may play “up” in an older division with approval from administration. An evaluation may be required. Players may not play in a division below their age group.
What divisions are co-ed? All divisions are co-ed.
Can I play with my friends and family? All divisions may have requests and we do our very best to accommodate! Sometimes requests are not fulfilled due to the limitations of how many players can be on a team.
Do you offer a sibling discount? Yes. The sibling discount allows for a discount of $10 per child after the first child.
What does registration include and what should I purchase for uniform? Players will receive a jersey and shorts. Participants are responsible for socks and cleats/ tennis shoes. Metal cleats are not allowed.
What equipment do I need? All players need a mouthguard. Flags are provided. Please remember to label all items!
When are games played? Games are played MONDAY-THURSDAY.
Can I bring food and drink into the park? Outside food or drink are not allowed into Pelican Park. PERSONAL AND TEAM WATER COOLERS ARE ALLOWED.
How much does it cost to enter the park? There is a $2 entry fee for adults; $1 for students and kids 5 and under enter free. Players and THREE coaches PER TEAM enter for free. Coaches must check in. No one pays an entry fee for practices.
Do they sell alcohol at the park? Pelican Park does sell alcohol on select nights. ALCOHOL IS NOT ALLOWED IN DUGOUTS OR ON THE FIELD.
Is tobacco allowed at the park? NO! Pelican Park is a tobacco free park and tobacco of any kind is not allowed including e-cigs.
Are sunflower seeds and peanuts allowed at the park? YES!
What size football does my child need? 3 by the start of the season/Pre-K (size 2/mini); K (size 5/Pee Wee); 1st/2nd grade (size 5/Pee Wee); 3rd/4th grade (size 5/Pee Wee); 5th/6th grade (size 6/Junior); 7th/8th grade (size 6/Junior)
My child plays 4v4; when do they practice? Our three year old and Pre-K division practices right before their game and there is no additional practice day. An hour is the perfect amount of time for practice and a game for the attention spans of most 3 and 4 year olds. The change in pace from the practice to the game helps keeps them engaged and having fun! There is a meet and greet night before the first big night, so the players can meet their coach!
How are teams identified because all jerseys say Arrowhead Flag Football? Coaches will choose a team name for the season and this name will be used for scheduling purposes. All teams in each division have a different combination of jersey/ ink colors as well.
How can I order spirit wear? Spirit wear orders are available on our web store (click the tab above) and in store at 3545 NORTHWEST EVANGELINE THRUWAY, SUITE H, CARENCRO.
Do you have a tournament? Yes, we have an end of season tournament to determine division champs.
What do I do if I want to coach? Please indicate your willingness to coach when registering your child online. If you would like to coach and do not have a child players, please contact us! If you have decided to coach after completion of registration, please email us.
What do I do if I would like to ref? Please contact us to inquire about officiating opportunities.