EXETER — Exeter Seahawks Youth Football will open online registration for its 35th season on April 15, and run through May 31. Eligible players must reside in one of the SAU #16 towns and be entering grades 5-8 for the September 2013 school year.
The Seahawks play teams from the local area, such as Portsmouth, Dover, Timberlane, and Winnacunnet. Season schedules include between 7-10 games, depending upon the division and play-off success. Games are held on Saturday or Sunday. About half of the games are away and half are at the Cooperative Middle School (CMS).
In 2012, approximately ninety-eight players participated in the Senior Division (grades 7 and 8) with two Varsity and two JV teams. Approximately ninety-six players participated in the Junior Division (grades 5 and 6) with two A Teams and two B Teams (all new to football).
Practice begins on Mon., August 12, and games begin on Sat., September 7. Practices are held at the Linden Street fields behind the Seacoast School of Technology (SST). Home games are played at CMS.
The Seahawks is an independent, all volunteer, non-profit organization committed to providing a quality youth football program. Its values include: safety, respect and personal responsibility, participation and playing time, football instruction, and competitiveness.
For complete information and to register online, please go to: www.exeterseahawks.com.