Students in grades 3-6 no longer need to weigh in at the Park and Recreation office when they register.
We will be taking registrations for Parks and Recreation football at the Owatonna Huskies Football Camp on Wednesday, August 8th at the OHS Football Field.
Contact Jeff Williams for camp information --- 455-3130
Flyers available at the Park and Rec. Office and at the following link: http://www.ihigh.com/owatonnafootball/document_20760.html
Equipment needed for 3rd thru 6th grade football: A well fitting helmet with face bar and chin strap, shoulder pads, mouth guard, football pants and multi-purpose shoes. A facemask which met the NOCSAE test standard at the time of manufacture. The multiple bar type is recommended. The face mask shall be made of material designed to be non-breakable with rounded edges, and those constructed of metal shall have the surface covered with resilient material designed to prevent chipping, burns, burrs, or abrasiveness, which would endanger players. A helmet, which met the NOCSAE, test standard at the time of manufacture and has a visible exterior warning label regarding the risk of injury. A properly fastened chinstrap shall secure the helmet. Optional: football shoes. The Park and Recreation Department will supply the football jerseys. If you have used equipment you would like to donate, we appreciate it. Bring it to the Park and Recreation Office.
IMPACT Sporting Goods will have helmets, shoulder pads, pants and other accessory football equipment available for purchase on Wednesday August 8 at the Huskies Football Camp at OHS. Buy your gear there and a portion of the proceeds will go to support Owatonna Football!
Volunteer Coaches Needed: Volunteer coaches are always needed for the Football Program. We depend on volunteer coaches for these programs. If interested, please call the Park and Recreation Department at 444-4321 for more information. Coaches meeting will be held Monday August 20 at 5:45 PM in the lower level of the City Administration Building.
***There will be a clinic for all coaches and participants (GRADES 3-6) on August 23rd, from 5:45 to 7:15 pm at the OHS Football Stadium.