a) We are GRADE BASED. Your child will compete with, and against, children in their own grade. We
do not allow 7th graders playing tackle football
against 4th and 5th graders like Age-based leagues.
b) We are Fairfield’s LARGEST Youth Football League. The Fairfield Wildcats continue to grow
because we are not only teaching football and cheerleading. We are teaching valuable lessons about
life, sportsmanship, and unity on and off the field.
c) We play within FAIRFIELD COUNTY. We only compete against towns in Fairfield County. We have
unbelievable competition versus state champion towns without driving all over Connecticut.
Parents, take your Sundays back! We are a member of the Fairfield County Football League. We
compete against teams from Darien, New Canaan, Ridgefield, Weston, Westport and Wilton.
d) Expanded FLAG and CHEER. Our flag program involves multiple towns in Fairfield County (not just
in-town competition). Our award winning cheer program has 3 separate age divisions. Get the whole
e) We do not start practice the first week in August. We start AUGUST 14th. If your child plays
all-star baseball, club lacrosse or if you have a family vacation planned, or if you simply want to
enjoy the end your summer, not a problem for The Wildcats.
f) ALL of our COACHES are USA Football Heads Up CERTIFIED. This is not a new practice for The
Wildcats, this is something that has been required for years. Even the coaches that we compete
against have to be USA Football Heads Up Certified as well. The Fairfield County Football League is
the ONLY youth league in the State of Connecticut that has passed mandatory certifications in
g) Think of the FUTURE. Your child will compete against the same opponents that he or she will compete against in high
school in the FCIAC. This give our Wildcat players a major advantage at the high school level.