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Edina Football Association

2016 Regular Season Registration is open!

Registration for the 2016 EFA regular season is now open! Come join 600 kids in playing the best team sport in town!

 

4th-8th Grade Tackle season: August 15th - October
2nd-3rd Grade Flag season: Sept - October

 

Why play football?

  • Fun with your buddies
  • Short season - no year-around commitment required
  • No cuts or tryouts - everyone plays!
  • Balanced teams (no A/B/C designations) 

Registration closing dates:
6th-8th: July 10, 2016 ($50 late fee after July 11th)
4th-5th: July 10, 2016 (No late fees for registration after 7/11, but space limited)
2nd-3rd: August 15, 2016


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EFA Spirit Store is online only this year! Show off your Edina Football pride. Store closes July 28th! 

2016 Edina Football Hornet Camp:

**Please note that camp will be at Pamela Park this year due to construction at Kuhlman**

Hornet Camp will be running the weeks of July 18-21 and July 25-28 at Pamela Park. It is run by the Edina High School Football coaches and varsity players and focuses on the fundamentals of football. It is a great way to gear up for the football season starting in August!

Grades 3-5 (as of fall 2016): 5pm-6pm; shorts, t-shirts, cleats

Grades 6-8 (as of fall 2016): 6pm-7pm; helmets, shoulder pads

Grades 9-12 (as of fall 2016): 7pm-9pm; helmets, shoulder pads, girdles

If your schedule doesn't permit your child to attend both weeks, you may register for either of the weeks by checking Week 1 or Week 2 in the registration section.

Equipment Available at Hornet Camp

General Sports and SG Helmets will be at Hornet Camp on Monday 7/18 and 7/25. 

Sponsored by SG Helmets

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ImPACT Testing Signup

As part of our commitment to player safety, we offer concussion baseline testing for kids ages 11 and up. This is a brief 30 minute computer quiz that measures certain cognitive abilities.  Signup link below.

Dates: NEW DATE - Monday, 7/25 and Wednesday, 7/27
Location: Edina Community Center Computer Lab 3rd Floor 
Time slots: Between 4-7:30pm (30 minute intervals)

Non-EFA players can also be tested, but there is a $10 fee to administer the test. All participants are required to bring the completed permission slip (link below)


EFA Practice Schedule

Grade Practices Location
2nd&3rd Typically one/two formal practices before the season, no regularly scheduled practices - most coaches ask kids to come early before games to practice. N/A
4th &5th

8/15-8/25: Mon-Thur 6-7:30pm

8/29-10/18: Mon/Tues/Thurs 6-7:30pm (move earlier once daylight shortens)

Highlands Park
6th

8/15-8/25: Mon-Thur 6-7:30pm

8/29-10/30 Mon/Tues/Thurs 6-7:30pm

Braemar Field
7th

8/15-8/25: Mon-Thur, (times may shift due to school construction, but days of the week will stay the same)

8/29-10/30: Mon/Tues/Thurs tentatively 6-7:30pm (times may shift due to school construction, but days of the week will stay the same)

Pamela Park
8th

8/15-8/25: Mon-Thur 6-7:30pm

8/29-10/30: Mon/Tues/Thurs 6-7:30pm

Pamela Park

 

EFA Game Schedule

Grade Games Location
2nd&3rd Saturday Mornings (one potential mid-week game in October) Braemar Courtney Fields
4th &5th

Saturdays Mornings, and occasional Tuesdays in October

Van Valkenburg
6th*8th

Saturdays Mornings, and occasional Tuesdays (dependent on the number of teams in the league)

Regular season ends 10/19, and playoffs start and can run through 10/30 depending on how the teams does. 

Varies

 

EFA understands that there are many camps and family vacations planned in August. If your child has previously scheduled trips or camps, please don't reschedule or cancel. We always make accommodations, and are used to having kids arrive at different points during the first few weeks.


EFA Equipment Needs

Need new Equipment?

If your child is needed new gear for the 2016 season, here are some options:

EFA Day at Dick's: July 9th&10th - Richfield Store only
- EFA & EHS staff will be onsite helping with sizing
- EFA famlies will receive a discount on all in-store purchases (except guns & ammo)

Universal Athletic - 7127 Washington Ave S, Edina, MN 55439 

General Sports - 5025 France Ave S, Minneapolis, MN 55410

Sports Authority - store is closing, high quality helmets are currently discounted 30%


EFA Summer Program Weather Policy

In the event of inclement weather, the EFA will first default to Edina Parks & Rec policy regarding park closure. If no closure by Parks & Rec, then the program supervisor will make the decision on site if the conditions are not suitable for the program to continue. 

The program supervisor will send an email to all participants, based on the email used during registration. If the weather requires us to take shelter, the kids will be moved to the warming house.



Upcoming Events

  • Jul
  • 25
Hornet Camp
  • 5:00pm-7:00pm CDT Ical_event_icon
  • Pamela Park
  • **Please note that camp will be at Pamela Park this year due to construction at Kuhlman**

    Hornet Camp will be running the weeks of July 18-21 and July 25-28 at Pamela Park. It is run by the Edina High School Football coaches and varsity players and focuses on the fundamentals of football. It is a great way to gear up for the football season starting in August!

    Grades 3-5 (as of fall 2016): 5pm-6pm; shorts, t-shirts, cleats

    Grades 6-8 (as of fall 2016): 6pm-7pm; helmets, shoulder pads, girdles

    Grades 9-12 (as of fall 2016): 7pm-9pm; helmets, shoulder pads, girdles

    If your schedule doesn't permit your child to attend both weeks, you may register for either of the weeks by checking Week 1 or Week 2 in the registration section.

  • Tag(s): EFA 
  • Jul
  • 26
Hornet Camp
  • 5:00pm-7:00pm CDT Ical_event_icon
  • Pamela Park
  • **Please note that camp will be at Pamela Park this year due to construction at Kuhlman**

    Hornet Camp will be running the weeks of July 18-21 and July 25-28 at Pamela Park. It is run by the Edina High School Football coaches and varsity players and focuses on the fundamentals of football. It is a great way to gear up for the football season starting in August!

    Grades 3-5 (as of fall 2016): 5pm-6pm; shorts, t-shirts, cleats

    Grades 6-8 (as of fall 2016): 6pm-7pm; helmets, shoulder pads, girdles

    Grades 9-12 (as of fall 2016): 7pm-9pm; helmets, shoulder pads, girdles

    If your schedule doesn't permit your child to attend both weeks, you may register for either of the weeks by checking Week 1 or Week 2 in the registration section.

  • Tag(s): EFA 
  • Jul
  • 27
Hornet Camp
  • 5:00pm-7:00pm CDT Ical_event_icon
  • Pamela Park
  • **Please note that camp will be at Pamela Park this year due to construction at Kuhlman**

    Hornet Camp will be running the weeks of July 18-21 and July 25-28 at Pamela Park. It is run by the Edina High School Football coaches and varsity players and focuses on the fundamentals of football. It is a great way to gear up for the football season starting in August!

    Grades 3-5 (as of fall 2016): 5pm-6pm; shorts, t-shirts, cleats

    Grades 6-8 (as of fall 2016): 6pm-7pm; helmets, shoulder pads, girdles

    Grades 9-12 (as of fall 2016): 7pm-9pm; helmets, shoulder pads, girdles

    If your schedule doesn't permit your child to attend both weeks, you may register for either of the weeks by checking Week 1 or Week 2 in the registration section.

  • Tag(s): EFA 

EFA Mailing Address

4801 West 50th Street
Edina, MN 55424