Franklin Classical School plays 8 man American football. We do not hold tryouts and 100% participation is expected. There are volunteer positions available and necessary to help the season run smoothly.
Frequently Asked Questions
What aged players are appropriate for this program?
5th-12th grade boys are eligible for our program.
What time of the year does this program run?
regular season is July-November
Where are practices and games typically held?
practices are held at Jim Warren Park and games are at Freedom Intermediate School
When are practices and how often are they?
practices are held 4-5 days a week
How many games will they play? What days of the week?
high school has 8 games + playoffs and middle school has 5 games + playoffs
Are jerseys provided or are they purchased separately?
uniforms, helmets and pads are provided for a $75 deposit
What costs beyond registration fees should be expected?
expect travel expenses such as gas and food
each player needs a padded girdle, chin strap, mouthguard and cleats, practice shirt and shorts
8-man American football