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Palisades Pirates Youth Football



2024 Football Teams


Palisades Pirates Youth Football (PPYF) is a member of the Colonial Youth Football League (CYFL). Practices for the 2024 season will start August 5th .  The first game of the season will be September 1st.  For a full game schedule, please visit the Calendar Page.


Teams will be made up as follows: All ages are as of Sept 1, 2024.


Rookie Flag Football

  • 4 & 5 year olds
  • Cannot turn 6 before Sept 1st
  • Flag football (non-contact)
  • Non-competitive (scoring not kept at games)


Competitive Flag Football

  • 6 & 7 year olds
  • Cannot turn 8 before Sept 1st
  • Flag football (non-contact)
  • Competitive


Junior Varsity (JV) Tackle Football

  • 8 & 9 year olds
  • Cannot turn 10 before Sept 1st
  • Tackle football
  • Must weigh 100.9 lbs or less to run the ball
  • Cannot exceed 130.9 lbs


Varsity Tackle Football

  • 10, 11 & 12 year olds
  • Cannot turn 13 before Sept 1st
  • Tackle football
  • Must weigh 120.9 lbs or less to run the ball
  • Cannot exceed 150.9 lbs
  • 7th grade players are eligible to play as long as he/she does not exceed 100.9 lbs
  • 12 year old players that are in 6th grade (during the current season) are eligible to play at the max weight of 150.9 lbs. Proof of school grade must be presented to the CYFL. If no documentation is turned in, all 12 year olds will be considered 7th graders and must meet the 100.9 lb weight requirement.



2024 Coaching Staff


Varsity Tackle Football


Coaches:Head Coach - Mike Wass

              Assistant Coaches- John Haubert, Randy Campbell, Cody Mowder


Team Mom: Janine Wass


Junior Varsity Tackle Football


Coaches: Head Coach - Nick Tumolo

               Assistant Coaches - Dave Bryan, Matt Snyder, Royce Lockett


Team Mom: Melanie Tumolo


Competitive Flag Football


Coaches: Head Coach - Doug Bogdan

               Assistant Coaches - Seth Brumbaugh, Louis Rodriguez


Team Mom: Sam Bogdan


Rookies Flag Football


Coaches: Ray Cooley & Tony Festa


Team Moms: Michelle Cooley & Danielle Festa





Equipment Player Must Supply


  • Rookie/Competitive Flag - Cleats and mouthpiece with strap
  • Junior Varsity/Varsity Tackle Football - Cleats, mouthpiece with strap and athletic supporter/cup
  • Equipment questions? Please contact your coach.



Uniform Cleaning Tips


  • Practice pants, game pants, and jerseys can be cleaned /soaked using Cascade dishwasher detergent, Oxi Clean, or Clorox 2 and scrub brush.
  • Game uniforms can be cleaned using regular laundry detergent and pre-soaking prior to washing. Air dry the football jerseys and pants.
  • NEVER use bleach on any of the clothing items, including white practice pants and game jerseys.