2017 MIDDLE SCHOOL FOOTBALL
PLEASE READ THE NEW REGULATION BELOW
All games will start at 5:30 unless otherwise indicated.
Designated home teams are listed last, and will sit on PRESSBOX SIDE OF THE STADIUM.
EXCEPTION: Schools playing games on their campus will ALWAYS sit on the press box side of the field and home team designation will only apply to color of jersey. Home school will wear dark jerseys.
TEAMS WILL WARM-UP TO THE RIGHT OF THE FIFTY-YARD LINE AS THEY FACE THE FIELD
The home team is responsible for the clock and announcer during the regular season and play-off games.
THE HOME TEAM OF EACH CONTEST MUST SUBMIT THE OUTCOME OF THAT GAME TO THE SCIAA VIA E-MAIL (firstname.lastname@example.org) AFTER EACH FOOTBALL GAME PLAYED BY 12:00 NOON THE FOLLOWING DAY
TSSAA Heat Policy
No activities will be allowed when the heat index at the location of the activity is in excess of 104 degrees. This includes practice and contests at any level (HS, MS, JV, etc…) and at any location (indoor or outdoor). Schools are required to measure the heat index at the location of its activities associated with sanctioned sports. Schools will need to have the capability to measure the heat index at the site(s) where activities take place. It is the home team’s responsibility to measure heat index when needed before athletic contests to determine what adjustments, if any, need to be made.
$5.00 admission at gates during regular season games. Pre-sale tickets must be priced at $5 or less. Pre-sold tickets will be honored at the gate for both the home team and away team.
THERE WILL BE NO SHARING OF THE GATE. THE HOME TEAM WILL BE RESPONSIBLE FOR PAYING THE OFFICIALS, EMT AND GATE PERSONNEL FROM THE GATE RECEIPTS OR AS THE PRINCIPAL DEEMS APPROPRIATE.
SCS Employee Badge – Admits bearer plus 1 max News Media – Passes Retirees – With proper identification
The original eligibility list must be sent one week before the first scheduled football contest directly to the TSSAA and a copy to the SCIAA office.
All participants must be insured. For more information, please contact India Weaver at (901.416.7470).
Middle School Football Specifications:
8th grade and below should use the following specifications
- Weight 12 to 14 ounces
- Long Circumference 26 to 27 inches
- Long Axis 10 to 11 inches
- Short Circumference 19 to 20 inches
- Inflation pressure 12/12 to 13/12 pounds
The referee assigned to a game will call the home team school by 12:00 p.m. (noon) on the day of the game. The home school will be responsible for paying the officials the day of the game. The SCIAA office will reimburse home schools at the end of the season.
Coaches should call the SCIAA office (901. 416.7470) and/or Don Williams (901.415.3084) immediately and leave a message in the event that there are not enough officials to start a football game. Also, notify the SCIAA office if no officials are present, or if officials are late. For play-off, purposes four officials will be assigned to each game.
Emergency Medical Technician (EMT)
The EMT assigned to a game will call the home team school by 12:00 p.m. (noon) on the day of the game. The home school will be responsible for paying the EMT the day of the game. The SCIAA office will reimburse the home schools at the end of the season.
Coaches should call Lou Stackley (901. 488.8490) immediately in the event that there is no EMT to start a football game or if the EMT is late.
|Small Area 1A||Small Area 1B||Small Area 2A||Small Area 2B||Large Area 1||Large Area 2
|Georgian Hills||Bellevue||Kirby||Lester||Cordova||American Way|
|Raleigh Egypt||Westside Achievement||J.P. Freeman||Riverview||Kate Bond||Hickory Ridge|
||Snowden||A. Maceo Walker
|Barrett’s Chapel||Humes||White Station||Ridgeway|
|Mt. Pisgah||Highland OaksSherwood||Wooddale|