Shelton Flag Football League returns

Shelton Flag Football is a modified flag football league where football skills and fundamentals are taught. Players ranging from 5-13 are eligible to play.

SFFL provides game jersey, practice jersey, shoulder pads, and flags. Players must provide white football pants (game and practice suggested), cleats (molded plastic, no metal), socks, mouthpiece (2), and a white helmet.

All players must register online at

Payment is made via credit card. SFFL has three divisions broken out by age. The age cutoff date is Aug. 1 of this year.

Age groups

Micro - Ages 6 and 7. Five-year-old players may play Micro only if they turn 6 by Dec. 31 of the current football season.

Varsity/JV - Varsity consists of ages 11, 12 and 13. Thirteen-year-olds may not turn 14 at any time during the football season.

The maximum grade level of any player is 8th grade.

JV consists of players ages 8, 9 and 10.

Maximum player weight is 150 pounds (13s must weigh in at 115 or less).

The registration fee is $190. Additional late fees may apply. Registration fees are not refundable.

Family discount: The maximum registration fee for a family is $340.

Late fees will be assessed for each registration regardless of family discount.

Starting May 1 there will be a late fee of $100 per registration.

Starting July 1 there will be a late fee of $150 per registration.

All players will be placed on a team.

New players to SFFL or players moving up from the Micro division to the JV division will participate in a player draft day.

The date of the draft will be posted on the website.

All players will be drafted to a team.

All returning players will remain with their current team.

Players moving from JV to Varsity will remain with their current team.