Weight & Age Info

Weight Limit for Week 1 (more detail below):

Mite          (3&4th Grade)     110 lbs
PeeWee    (5&6th Grade)     135 lbs
Midget      (7&8th Grade)     170 lbs

The weights above refer to the weight the player needs to be at, minus pads, prior to the first week of the season.

Age clarification

Old Colony Youth Football League (OCYFL) bylaws allow players with June birthdays to play with their grade regardless of the age requirements. For more info, please contact us (norwellyouthfootball@gmail.com).

Weight Ranges

Mite – (3rd & 4th Grade)

Age – No Mite player shall attain the age of ten (10) prior to July 1st, but must attain the age of seven (7) by July 1st.

Weight – To play in the first game, the maximum weight will not exceed 110 pounds.

 

PeeWee – (5th & 6th Grade)

Age – No PeeWee player shall attain the age of twelve (12) prior to July 1st.

Weight – To play in the first game, the maximum weight will not exceed 135 pounds. 

 

Midget – (7th & 8th Grade)

Age – No Midget player shall attain the age of fifteen (15) prior to November 15th of the current year. However, no player, regardless of the aforementioned requirements, shall participate in the league if he or she is in the ninth grade of school. Any town found in violation of the rule shall forfeit each game determined to be in violation and be fined $100.00 for each occurrence.

Weight – To play in the first game, the maximum weight will not exceed 170 lbs.

 

Player Weight Limits Increase Each Week

Players must make the mandatory weigh-in prior to each week’s game.

Players that do not make weight or do not weigh in DO NOT PLAY that week.

Weights and Weeks Assumes:

  • 8 lbs of equipment for Mites and Peewees
  • 10 lbs of equipment for Midgets
  • 1 lb per week growth for all
WEEK DATE MITE PEEWEE MIDGET
1 09/13 119 144 181
2 09/20 120 145 182
3 09/27 121 146 183
4 10/4 122 147 184
5 10/11 123 148 185
6 10/18 124 149 186
7 10/25 125 150 187
8 11/1 126 151 188
9* 11/8 127 152 189
10** 11/15 128 153 190
         

These weights INCLUDE the equipment and 1lb per week allowance.

* Playoffs

** Super Bowl