Football leagues (flag/tackle) for boys and girls ages 5 – 11.
Participants learn the fundamental skills and techniques of football. Each player is guaranteed game-day playing time. The youth football training league is established on core values of:
Lexington Parks & Recreation's youth football training league promotes and encourages:
- Youth advocacy
- Family engagement
$45 per flag participant | $65 per tackle participant
Uniform cost not included.
A limited number of scholarships are available.
Leagues and age divisions
Eligibility is determined by the participant's age as of Aug. 1, 2022.
- Ages 5
- Ages 6 – 7 (Rookie)
- Ages 8 – 9 (Junior)
- Ages 10 – 11 (Varsity)
Season and schedule
Practice begins in early August.
The regular season is seven games to be followed by a post-season tournament.
Games are scheduled weekly on:
- Saturdays at 10 a.m., 11:30 a.m. and 1 p.m.
- Sundays at 1:30 p.m., 3 p.m. and 4:30 p.m.
726 Georgetown St.
3495 Appian Way
Idle Hour Park
212 St. Ann Drive
Martin Luther King Park
1625 McCullough Drive
300 W. Reynolds Road
625 Hill N Dale Road
Lexington Parks & Recreation is seeking officials for their youth football league. Applicants must be at least 18 years old. Experience in officiating or participation on a high school or college team is preferred but not necessary.
If interested or for further information, contact Cornell Burbage at (859) 288-2917.