Greater Berrien Springs Recreation Department Rocket Football



The Rocket Football Program is open to those ages 7-11, or 12 year olds that will be in in 6th grade.  The 7-9 year olds will play in the minor division, while 10-12 year olds will play in the major division.  The age determination for this program is by August 1 of the current year.  A player must be 7 by the August 1 deadline.  If the child is 10 on or before August 1, the child will be placed in the major division.  A birth certificate is required for all players.

Rocket Football games will be played in September and October on Saturday mornings.Practices will be scheduled by the coaches and will start in August.  Players are required to wear flat soled turf shoes not exceeding 1/4 inch.  All other equipment will be provided by GBSRD.  Players will be contacted with equipment hand out times and all equipment must be returned to GBSRD at the last game of the season.

Rocket Football & Jr. High Camp

There will be a football skills camp hosted by the Berrien Springs high school coaches. It is held at the Berrien Springs High School field at the end of July.  There is an additional fee for this camp if the player wishes to attend.