2010 REGISTRATION NIGHT
MONDAY, MARCH 1st 7:01 PM IN MULTI-PURPOSE ROOM
Prospective Players should bring:
• Care Card #
• Doctor Name and Phone #
• Documentation of Date Of Birth
• $200.00 non-refundable Cheque Made Out to John Barsby Community School
What is JV Football: JV football is for boys in the ninth and tenth grades. The age limit is 16 with no player being eligible who turns 17 before December 31st, this year. The vast majority of players are 14 and 15 years of age.
League and Conference: We play in the BC High School Football AA JV league . There are four divisions of which two are in the Lower Mainland, one is in the interior and one is on the Island. The Island has nine AA teams at present.
1. E.J. Milne (Sooke)
2. Belmont (Victoria)
3. John Barsby (Nanaimo)
4. Nanaimo District (Nanaimo)
5. Ballenas (Parksville)
6. Mark Isfield (Courtenay)
7. G.P Vanier (Courtenay)
8. Timberline (Campbell River)
Our league games begin the first week of September and will be generally played on Wednesday afternoons. At the end of league play the top four teams will advance to the playoffs. Seeds one and two will have home games and three and four will be on the road vs Lower Mainland squads. The BC Championship game will be a part of the Subway Bowl festivities on Saturday December 4th.
Equipment and Uniforms: The Football Program will provide your son with the following:
• Practice Jersey/Practice Pants
• Complete set of Protective Equipment
• Game Socks
• Game Pants
• Home and Away Uniform
• Admittance to the April 17/18th Football Spring Frenzy Skills and Development Camp
• Team Picture/Individual Photo
• Season Hi-Lite DVD
• Transportation to Away Games
• The Experience of a Lifetime!
We ask that each player provide:
• $200.00 Non-Refundable Registration Fee
• Care-Card Number, Doctor’s Name and Phone
• Cleates. Preferably screw in plastic studs, Black High Tops
• A Great Attitude!
• Participation in all team fundraisers, meetings and practices.
Football Spring Frenzy Development Camp: Sat/Sun April 17/18th 8:30 AM-2:30 PM @ John Barsby HS.
Junior Varsity Spring Practices: Begin Tuesday, May 4th and take place Tuesdays, Thursdays 3:15-5:00 and Fridays 2-4:00 PM.
Spring Jamboree: Saturday, May 29th 11 AM-3:30 PM @ Nanaimo District HS.
***Please Note** Spring Practices have been structured to end early enough to allow players to meet spring Baseball and Lacrosse commitments. Football takes precedence in the Fall.
Fall Practices: Begin two weeks prior to Labor Day Monday August 23rd. These practices will run Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday 3:30-5:30 PM.
Once school is in session we will practice: Monday and Tuesday 3:15-5:30 PM and Fridays 6:30-8:00 AM. On weeks where we do not play on Wednesdays, we will practice Wednesday 3:15-5:30 PM.
JV Football Study Hall: We run a JV Football study hall year-round every Thursday after school in Mr. Austin’s classroom. This is a unique opportunity for each player and a huge support to his academics during the season.
Questions: Contact Coach Stevenson at school 753-8211 ext. 350 or e-mail Boomsha@yahoo.com
All prospective Varsity Football Players will be issued a registration package during the week of February 15-19th. This package is to be returned to Coach Stevenson with all forms completed and with the player registration fee by 12:01 PM, Monday March 1st.