Youth Football and Cheerleader Programs in Wilton, CT
 
 
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Welcome to Wilton Youth Football - Flag Home Page
Latest News & Updates for Wilton's
Flag Football Co-ed & All Girls Leagues:

It's PLAYOFF TIME!

 


 

Picture Day Photo Schedule
Saturday May 22nd

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Online ordering is the easiest way to order photos which offers families advantages that aren't available on the traditional forms, such as the FREE Low-Res Digital Image with online orders.

Your Picture Day ID: EVTKSDBNT

 

Everyone will need to print out your online order e-ticket and bring it to photo day.

 

10:20 AM Patriots Coach Newcombe 7th/8th
10:20 AM Patriots Coach Newcombe 7th/8th
10:40 AM Raiders Coach Palumbo 5th/6th
10:40 AM Buccaneers Coach Ray 5th/6th
11:00 AM Jaguars Coach Anastasia 5th/6th
11:00 AM Chargers Coach Williams 5th/6th
11:20 AM      
11:20 AM      
11:40 AM Rams Coach Salvatore K-1
11:40 AM Chargers Coach Consiglio K-1
12:00 PM      
12:00 PM Dolphins Coach Major K-1
12:20 PM Giants Coach Flory K-1
12:20 PM Patriots Coach Erickson K-1
12:40 PM      
12:40 PM      
1:00 PM Seahawks Coach Rudnicki 3rd
1:00 PM Cowboys Coach Hall 3rd
1:20 PM Chargers Coach Cosentino 3rd
1:20 PM Broncos Coach Carrington 3rd
1:40 PM Cardinals Coach Manberg 3rd
1:40 PM Giants Coach Cain 3rd
2:00 PM Cheer    
2:00 PM Cheer    
2:20 PM Chargers Coach Gallo 2nd
2:20 PM Chiefs Coach Cramer K-1
2:40 PM Dolphins Coach McGoldrick 2nd
2:40 PM Broncos Coach Capalbo 2nd
3:00 PM Texans Coach Craig 2nd
3:00 PM      
3:20 PM Cardinals Coach Crisafulli 2nd
3:20 PM Steelers Coach Gibbons 4th
3:40 PM      
3:40 PM Raiders Coach Kaiser 4th
4:00 PM Chargers Coach Kelly 4th
4:00 PM Bills Coach Kapoor 4th
4:20 PM Patriots Coach Jagetic 5th/6th
4:20 PM Giants Coach Gallo 4th

 

Check out our new Wilton Youth Football website that we are launching for our Summer and Fall Seasons

http://www.wiltonyouthfootball.com
 

  • Our Wilton Flag Football League supports all student athletes that play multiple sports.  We will do our best to choose game times & practice days that fit your childs schedule so they can participate in multiple sports with little to no conflicts.  

  • Our Flag Football Website is updated every week and we have created an FAQ page for All Flag Football seasons to help answer any questions you might have.  Stay tuned for more updates, email the Wilton Flag Football Commissioner if you have any questions: 

 

Check out Wilton Youth Football's Facebook Page

https://www.facebook.com/groups/1785989954964940

 

5 BENEFITS OF KIDS PLAYING FOOTBALL

Flag football is one of the fastest growing youth sports, currently on its way to becoming a college sanctioned sport. Tackle football fields over 1 million high school student-athletes each year. No matter which way you look at it, our love for football runs deep.

While extensive research is being conducted to better understand football safety, it’s still a game that comes with many physical and emotional benefits. Need proof? Here are five great benefits for kids who play football:   

1. Health benefits: Football is a fast moving game with a lot of variety. Players run, jump, quickly change direction, and stop and start, which improves cardiovascular health. Practice drills, complex running routes and defensive techniques all encourage speed, strength, and stamina. And these activities also engage motor skills, specifically hand and eye coordination. Plus, a recent study found that playing football has positive effects on bone strength.   

2. Teamwork: Youth football teaches kids accountability, leadership, and the impact of positive sportsmanship. Every position has a purpose and to execute a play successfully, each individual needs to fulfill their responsibility, while working together—a skill that’s valuable both on and off the field.

3. Discipline: Learning routes, repetitive drills, and executing proper technique take a high level of discipline—and football players do it time and time again. Each practice is laying the foundation for a strong work ethic that kids will use throughout their lives. And this is one of the biggest benefits of football.   

4. Mental toughness: Sports are a great platform to build mental toughness. Whether it’s making a mistake on the field or needing to comeback from a major upset, setbacks are bound to happen. And to move forward, players must learn how to persevere. Football provides a lot of opportunities to improve mental toughness, from remaining calm under pressure to focusing during chaotic situations.     

5. Socialization: Football teaches kids how to effectively communicate and work well with others. After all, one player can’t do everything. They rely on each other—what a better way to make long-lasting friendships? Layer this with learning to respect and receive direction from authority (aka coaches) and you have a range of socialization skills.