Boys 7/8 Creek Football
We are glad you have expressed interest in joining the Creekside Dux Football team. Welcome and we look forward to helping you have a great experience as a student athlete in our Zeeland West Football program.
Football Practice- Creekside will start practice on Monday, August 23rd. on the practice field at Creekside Middle School.
Time will be from 5-7pm.
No pads, helmets only for the first 3 days for conditioning. Every athlete must complete 3 days of conditioning before he can play in pads.
We will practice on Labor Day from 5-7pm as we need to get in our State required number of practices.
We will have a scrimmage and info will be handed out after we start football practice in August. The date has not yet been scheduled.
Games- are played on Wednesday afternoon and evenings. Our first game will be September 8, 2021.
You must be registered in FinalForms and signed up for the football 2021 school year if you will be attending Creekside next year. You must have a physical form on file in the Creekside office in order to participate when practice starts. You may upload your physical form in FinalForms. https://zeeland-mi.finalforms.com .
Please do this, it will help get you the proper communication from the coaching staff.
Equipment- Parents you need to provide the following football equipment. Approved helmet, pads, mouth guard, cleats and black football pants with pads. Colored socks are not needed, most kids wear no shows or ankle highs. Creekside will provide a practice jersey and game jerseys. Athletes must wear the practice jersey to practice; color of pants for practice is either white or black.
Please keep in mind as well that our practices are closed to spectators for the first 3 weeks. This is a very important time in your child’s development in the program. If after 3 weeks you would like to watch your son practice, please do so from the South end of the practice field.
Finally, all schedules and any announcements can be found on our website located at www.zeelandwestathletics.com and thru Final Forms
Coach Meppelink Coach Kloosterman