Football

Summer & Fall Programs

Zeeland EAST Football Camp

3rd-6th Graders

Campers will be instructed in proper football technique, rules of the game, and have an opportunity to participate in organized scrimmages (no football helmets). Enroll based on 2020-21 grade level.

  • Register Here
  • Coach: Derek Pennington, ZE Varsity Football Coach
  • Cost: $45r/$60nr
  • Dates: July 7-9 (Tue-Thur)
  • Time: 9:00-11:00am
  • Location: Zeeland Stadium 

Zeeland West Football Camp

3rd-6th Graders

Campers will be instructed in proper football technique, rules of the game, and have an opportunity to participate in organized scrimmages (no football helmets). Enroll based on 2020-21 grade level.

  • Register Here
  • Coach: John Shillito, ZW Varsity Football Coach
  • Cost: $45r/$60nr
  • Dates: July 7-9 (Tue-Thur)
  • Time: 11:30am-1:30pm
  • Location: Zeeland Stadium 

Flag Football LeagueS

K-2nd Graders

This program is designed to teach players the fundamentals of football in a non-contact structure. Each week includes an hour of practice followed by an hour-long game. Kindergartners' play together and 1st-2nd graders play together. After registration, participants will be placed on a team at random. Team shirts are included in registration. Enroll based on 2020-21 grade level.

  • Register Here
  • Registration Deadline: Tue, June 30 (or full enrollment) 
  • Cost: $32r/$47nr
  • Dates: Saturdays | August 8-29
  • Kindergarten: 8:30am – 10:30am
  • 1st-2nd Grade: 10:30am – 12:30pm
  • Location: Drenthe Grove (August 15 @ ZE Soccer Field)

Rocket Tackle Football LeagueS

3rd-6th Graders

Evenly skilled teams will be formed, who will then compete against other area schools at home and away games. Leagues are broken down into 3/4 grade and 5/6 grade levels. Enroll based on 2020-21 grade level.

  • Register Here
  • Registration Deadline: Tue, June 30
  • Cost: $57r/$72nr
  • Practices: Begin Aug 10 | 1-3 Prac p/Week
  • Scrimmage: Saturday, August 29
  • Games: Saturdays | Sept 12-Oct 17
  • Equipment: Helmet (NOCSAE approved), mouth guard, shoulder pads, pants w/pads, cup, cleats
  • Skill Assessments (Aug 3-6): Coaches will run drills to evaluate skill levels, which then helps us form evenly skilled teams. After Skill Assessments ends, all participants are placed on a team and receive equal playing time. Participants must attend at least three of the four dates below.
    • Zeeland Christian, Charter School and Homeschool Students: Register for a Chix or Dux team​​​​​​ and attend that teams Skill Assessment dates and times below
    • Chix 3rd-4th Gr (Woodbridge, Adams, Lincoln): Aug 3-6 | 6:00-7:00pm | Woodbridge Elementary Fields 
    • Chix 5th-6th Gr (Woodbridge Adams and Lincoln): Aug 3-6 | 7:00-8:00pm | Woodbridge Elementary Fields ​​
    • Dux 3rd-4th Gr (Roosevelt, New Groningen and Quincy): Aug 3-6 | 6:00-7:00pm | Roosevelt Elementary Fields 
    • Dux 5th-6th Gr (Roosevelt, New Groningen and Quincy): Aug 3-6 | 7:00-8:00pm | Roosevelt Elementary Fields