Pop Warner Football Weight Schematic
Division  Ages Weight Range   End of Season Weight
Tiny Mite 5-6-7 35 - 75 Lbs.   79 Lbs.
Mitey Mite 7-8-9 45 - 100 Lbs.   104 Lbs.
Jr. Pee Wee 8-9-10 60 - 115 Lbs.   119 Lbs.
(Older/Lighter) 11 60 - 95 Lbs.   99 Lbs.
Pee Wee 9-10-11 75 - 130 Lbs.   134 Lbs.
(Older/Lighter) 12 75 - 110 Lbs.   114 Lbs.
Jr. Varsity 10-11-12 90 - 155 Lbs.   159 Lbs.
(Older/Lighter) 13 95 - 135 Lbs.   139 Lbs.
In Season weekly weight 1 lb. Weeks 2, 4, 6, 8 (Max. of 4 lbs.), additional 1 lb. at Super Bowl.
Requirements to Coach for the Chili Lions
1.  Background Check completed
2.  Pop Warner Coaches certification.
3.  Positive Attitude
If you are interested in coaching for the Chili Lions for the first time please email us at chililions@chililions.com for more information.


All coaches, football and sprit participants will abide by a Code of
Conduct which includes the following provisions.  If any of these
rules are broken, the league shall have the authority to impose a
penalty.  Coaches shall:
S1:  Not smoke and/or use smokeless tobacco on the field.
S2:  Not criticize players/spirit participants in front of spectators,
but reserve constructive criticism for later, in private, or in the 
presence of team/squad members if others might benefit.
S3:  Accept decisions of the game officials and judges on the field
and in competitions as being fair and called to the best ability of
said officials.
S4:  Not criticize an opposing team, its players, spirit participants,
coaches, or fans by word of mouth or by gesture.
S5:  Emphasize that good athletes strive to be good students and 
that both are physically and mentally alert.
S6:  Strive to make every football and spirit activity serve as a 
training ground for life, and a basis for good mental and physical 
S7:  Emphasize that winning is the result of good "teamwork."
S8:  Not engage in excessive sideline coaching and shall not leave
the bench area to shout instructions from the sidelines.
S9:  Together with team officials, be jointly responsible for the 
conduct and control of team fans and spectators.  Any fan who
becomes a nuisance and out of control will be asked to leave.
S10:  Not use abusive or profane language at any time.
S11:  Not "pile on;" not encourage their team to get a commanding
lead and raise the score as high as it can.  In these instances,
every effort shall be made to let all players play.
S12:  Not receive any payment, in cash or kind, for services as a
coach in Pop Warner Football/Spirit.  This includes and coach,
expert, consultant or choreographer, regardless of his/her roster
S13:  Not permit or encourage "sweating down" tactics in order for
a player to make the team weight.
S14:  Not recommend or distribute any medication, controlled or
over the counter, except as specifically prescribed by participant's
S15:  Not permit an ineligible player or spirit participant to participate
in a game
S16:  Not deliberately incite unsportsmanlike conduct.
S17:  Abstain from the possession and drinking of alcoholic
beverages and the possession or use of any illegal substance on 
both the game and practice fields.
S18:  Remove from a game or practice any participant when even 
slightly in doubt about his/her health, whether or not as a result of
injury, until competent medical advice is available.
S19:  Control their fans.  Remember, as a team coach, you're
responsible for your team, and fan reaction will usually be in step 
with your reaction.
S20:  Uphold all rules and regulations, National and local, regarding
Pop Warner Football, Cheerleading and Dance.