The Clinton Family YMCA has expanded it youth flag football age groups to include 4 – 6 year olds along with the traditional 7 – 9 and 10 – 12 year old age groups and has expanded its cheerleading groups include grades K – 6.

Registration is being taken through Thursday, August 22 for the YMCA’s flag football and cheerleading program.  Registration is daily at the YMCA reception desk during the office business hours of 8:30 am – 9 pm weekdays, 9 am – 6 pm Saturdays and 2 – 5 pm on Sundays.

Team fall-out for team assignments, practice and game schedules is for the registered participants on Monday, August 26.  All teams and cheerleaders will practice twice weekly and play games on Tuesday and Thursday afternoons at the Presbyterian College intramural complex.

Football players will receive a full color and numbered team football jersey while cheerleaders will receive cheerleading shirts and pom-poms and part of their registration.  All players and cheerleaders will receive the fallout dates and times upon registration.

Registration is $40 for YMCA members inside the City of Clinton city limits and $45 for members ‘outside’ of the city limits. Participants will pay $55 for non-members inside the city limits and $60 for non-members outside the side limits of the City of Clinton.  Pre-registration is required by the August 22nd deadline to avoid a late penalty fee.   Financial aid and assistance is available for persons wishing to play YMCA flag football or football cheerleading.  For additional details and information call Brian Shealy, YMCA program director at 833 – 1555.