Football, cheerleader camp is Aug. 6-10

WESTMINSTER — The Connecticut Valley Pee Wee Football League will be hosting a Jim Tully Football and Cheerleader Camp for those entering grades 3-8, on Aug. 6-10 from 5:30-7:30 p.m. each day, at the Hadley Field Complex at Bellows Falls Union High School.

Football players attending must wear shorts, t-shirts and sneakers while cheerleaders must wear shorts/sweatpants, t-shirts and sneakers.

Instruction at the camp will be by coaches that have coached at different levels of football and cheerleading from Pee Wee to college.

There will be signups for the CVPWFL season at Bellows Falls Union High School on Aug. 9 at 5:30 p.m., but there won't be any camp that day.

The cost per child to participate is $20. All campers will receive a camp t-shirt and will get to enjoy pizza from Athens Pizza on Aug. 10. Camp registration will take place on Aug. 6, starting at 4:30 p.m.

Children from anywhere may attend this camp and are encouraged to do so with the upcoming football season closing in. If you have any questions or concerns, contact Casey Cota at 802-463-9850, Ed Vancor at 802-376-5902, or Tara Darrell at 802-376-6320.

There will be a guest speaker on hand each night to talk about Pee Wee, high school, college and NFL football experiences.

Pee Wee, Flag Football

WESTMINSTER — Connecticut Valley Pee Wee Football and Flag Football sign-ups and tryouts will be held on Aug. 9 at 5:30 p.m. and Aug. 14 at 5:30 p.m., each at Bellows Falls Union High School. Also, equipment issue will take place on Aug. 16 at 5:30 p.m.

Players are asked to wear shorts, t-shirts and sneakers to tryouts, which will take place after the registration. It is open to children entering grades 3-8 throughout the Connecticut Valley, including Vermont and New Hampshire residents.

There is now a Grade 3 team. Grades 4-6 will participate in Pee Wee Football while grades 7-8 will participate in the Junior High program.

You must attend one of the sign-up nights to register while players already in the league must attend one of these dates as well or make arrangements by calling Glenn Gendron at 603-398-6216 or Ed Vancor at 802-376-5902. Cheerleaders must also sign up on one of these dates or contact Tara Darrell at 802-376-6320.

There are no weight limits. Every kid is welcome.

Again this year, a Flag Football program is being offered for ages 4-7. Signups will be at the same time as the Pee Wee Football dates.

The cost for Pee Wee and Junior High will be $40 per child. The cost for Cheerleading is $30 per child The cost for Flag Football will be $15 per child.


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