Gilroy Gridiron: Welcome

Monday, October 21
Tonight is the drawing for the raffle @ Dutchmans @ 6:30. Tell them you are w/ the Browns & a portion comes back to us.

We would like to thank everyone that has volunteered their time to the Gilroy Browns during this season and some all year long. This Sunday, October 27 is our last game of the regular season please come out and support our local Pop Warner football teams!!!

All payments must be paid before July 15th or arrangements made with our Treasurer. All paperwork must be turned in before equipment is handed out. Practice begins August 1st, 5:30 at South Valley Middle School.

Since this is an ALL VOLUNTEER organization we require each participant's parents/guardians (family) to work a total of 15 hours per participant.  Any questions? Please email us at:

gilroybrownspw@yahoo.com

Or call 408-848-7842. Our mailing address is P.O. Box 1331, Gilroy, CA 95021.  

About the Gilroy Browns and Pop Warner Little Scholars:

The mission of Pop Warner Little Scholars, Inc. is to enable children to benefit from participation in team sports and activities in a safe and structured environment. Through this active participation, Pop Warner programs teach fundamental values, skills and knowledge that children will use throughout their lives.

Objectives:
* To encourage and increase youth participation in football, cheerleading and dance.
* To ensure a safe and positive playing environment for all participants.
* To instill life-long values of teamwork, dedication and a superior work ethic in the classroom and on the playing field.

Positive Experiences:
* Pop Warner programs have no tryouts or cutting of rosters.
* Everyone participates under mandatory rules of play.
* On-field coaching is allowed for younger age levels.
* Individual awards are given only for academic excellence, not for on-field activities.

Safe Playing Environment:
* Players are matched by age and weight levels.
* There are strict mandatory equipment requirements.
* Pop Warner provides Coaching Clinics and Risk Management Training.
* An enforced national rule book incorporates time-tested rules.
* A full-time executive staff supports all local associations and assists in sound policy creation.


 Please click for more information on the history of
Pop Warner Little Scholars.