Knightdale Knights: Parent Info

 

Welcome to the Knightdale Knights family!

Here are a few things you should know...

Fees

  • Flag football or mascot cheer is $55 - no discounts available
  • Tackle football or cheerleading is $125. 
  • Family discount for tackle football or cheerleading - pay $110 per additional child
  • Fees include:
    for tackle football - 2 uniforms (1 game, 1 practice), pads, and helmet
    for cheerleading - uniform skirt and vest
    for mascot cheer - skort and cheer shirt
  • You provide  (details will be given by coaches or team moms)
    for tackle football - cleats, mouthpieces, and team undershirt (optional)
    for cheerleading - shoes, team windsuit (optional), and team spirit pack (includes crop top, bloomers, hairbow, socks)
    for mascot cheer - shoes and socks
Weight Limits: (Teams & Coaches)
  • Flag Football-No weight limit-Age 5 & 6
  • Mini mites-105 lbs.-Ages 6,7 & 8 (Coach Marcus Yulfo - 919-302-1593)
  • Mighty Mites-135 lbs.-Ages 9 & 10 (Coach Arthur Fletcher - 919-889-7487)
  • Peewees-160 lbs.-Ages 11 & 12 (Coach G Tarver - 919-625-8905)
*A child age 6 has the option to play flag football or Mini-mites (tackle) football
*Players that don't make weight move up to the next age level or don't play until they make weight

Schedule

  • Practices begin in August and run on Monday, Tuesday, and Thursday nights throughout the season
  • Games begin in September and are played on every Saturday (mornings for flag players, afternoons/evenings for tackle players)
  • Away games are played on fields throughout the East Wake Football League and may be as far away as Durham or Oxford but also may be as close as Wendell or Riley Hill
  • Home games are staffed entirely by parent volunteers - each family is required to volunteer at least 1 person for 1 shift per season on either admission gates, chain crew, or concessions (you will not be asked to volunteer during your child's game)
  • Regular season games end at the end of October and the post-season continues until the Super Bowl (which is held on the weekend before Thanksgiving) or until your team is eliminated
  • Cheerleading competition is usually held on the second weekend of November

 

The Knightdale Knights teach and expect excellence both on and off the field in the following areas:

  • Sportsmanship (in both players and families)
  • Respect (both for ourselves and others)
  • Teamwork
  • Leadership

We teach football, cheer, and life skills.  We work hard, play hard, and have fun. 
 
We are the Knightdale Knights.



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