Practice and home games take place at Clear Lake Christian School. Tackle teams practice 3 times a week (Mon, Tue, Thu) and 1 on Saturday until games begin. Flag teams and Lady Texans practice twice a week (Mon or Tue, Thu).
How long is practice?
Practices are limited to 2 hours per session prior to the start of school. Once school begins practices are only 90 minutes long. The normal tackle practice schedule is 6 PM to 8 PM and then 6 PM to 7:30 PM. Flagger and Cheer practice follow the same general guidelines.
When does the season start, how long is it?
The first day of practice is Monday July 25th. The regular season starts on August 20th. The playoffs start on November 5th and the Super Bowl is November 19th.
Are there Bye Weeks?
Yes. STYFA does not play on Labor Day Weekend. This is often the last weekend for family getaways before the school year gets going so as a policy we do not play that weekend. In addtion, most teams will have at least 1 other bye week. These will not determined until the season schedule is finalized in early August.
Can I volunteer?
Yes! Just like all youth organizations it takes a significant amount of parent volunteers to make things run. We have positions open in coaching, chain gang, announcer, clock operators, field setup, concessions and so on.