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2018 Rocket Schedule

Date Time Team Location
Week 1  September 8
 Saturday
4:00 PM
Team 1 - Coach Ring vs Cedar Springs Team 1    
Cedar Springs-Skinner Field
Saturday
2:30 PM
Team 2 - Coach Riordan vs Cedar Springs Team 2  
Cedar Springs-Skinner Field
Saturday
10:00 AM
Team 3 - Coach Holden vs Kingdom Square    
Sparta-Old Field
Saturday
8:30 PM
Team 4 - Coach Pierson vs Cedar Springs Team 2
Cedar Springs-Skinner Field
Saturday
7:00 PM
Team 5 - Coach Brooks vs Cedar Springs Team 3
Cedar Springs-Skinner Field
Saturday
5:30 PM
Team 6 - Coach Busen vs Cedar Springs Team 1
Cedar Springs-Skinner Field

Week 2 September 15
 Saturday
9:00 AM  
Team 1 - Coach Ring vs  Coopersville Team 1    
Coopersville
 Saturday
10:30 AM    
Team 2 - Coach Riordan vs Coopersville Team 2 
Coopersville
 Saturday
12:00 PM
Team 3 - Coach Holden vs Coopersville Team 3 
Coopersville
 Saturday
1:30 PM
Team 4 - Coach Pierson vs Coopersville Team 1 
Coopersville
 Saturday
3:00 PM
Team 5 - Coach Brooks vs Coopersville Team 2 
Coopersville
 Saturday
4:30 PM
Team 6 - Coach Busen vs Coopersville Team 3  
Coopersville
Week 3 September 22
 Saturday
9:00 AM
Team 1 - Coach Ring 
vs Kenowa Hills Team 1 

Sparta - New Field
 Saturday
10:30AM
Team 2 - Coach Riordan vs Kenowa Hills Team 2 
Sparta - New Field
 Saturday
12:00 PM
Team 3 - Coach Holden vs Kenowa Hills Team 3 
Sparta - New Field
 Saturday
1:30 PM
Team 4 - Coach Pierson vs Kenowa Hills Team 1 
Sparta - New Field
 Saturday
3:00 PM
Team 5 - Coach Brooks vs Kenowa Hills Team 2 
Sparta - New Field
 Saturday
4:30 PM
Team 6 - Coach Busen vs Kenowa Hills Team 3 

Sparta - New Field
Week 4 September 29
 Saturday
12:00 PM
Team 1 - Coach Ring vs Coopersville Team 3
Sparta - New Field
 Saturday
10:30 AM
Team 2 - Coach Riordan vs Kenowa Hills Team 3
Sparta - New Field
 Saturday
9:00 AM
Team 3 - Coach Holden vs ICE
Sparta - New Field
 Saturday
1:30 PM
Team 4 - Coach Pierson vs Kenowa Hills Team 2
Sparta - New Field
 Saturday
3:00 PM
Team 5 - Coach Brooks vs Kenowa Hills Team 3
Sparta - New Field
 Saturday
4:30 PM
Team 6 - Coach Busen vs Kenowa Hills Team 1 
Sparta - New Field



Week 5 October 6
 Saturday
9:00 AM
Team 1 - Coach Ring vs West Side Team 1
Sparta - New Field
 Saturday
10:30 AM
Team 2 - Coach Riordan vs West Side Team 2
Sparta - New Field
 Saturday
12:00 PM
Team 3 - Coach Holden vs Comstock Park Team 1
Sparta - New Field
 Saturday
1:30 PM
Team 4 - Coach Pierson vs Kingdom Square
Sparta - New Field
 Saturday
3:00 PM
Team 5 - Coach Brooks vs Kalamazoo Team 5
Sparta - New Field
 Saturday
4:30 PM 
Team 6 - Coach Busen vs Kalamazoo Team 3
Sparta - New Field
Week 6 October 13
 Saturday
8:30 AM    
Team 1 - Coach Ring vs Cedar Springs Team 2   
Cedar Springs
 Saturday
10:00 AM  
Team 2 - Coach Riordan vs Cedar Springs Team 1
Cedar Springs
 Saturday
1:00 PM
Team 3 - Coach Holden vs Cedar Springs Team 4
Cedar Springs
 Saturday
5:30 PM
Team 4 - Coach Pierson vs Cedar Springs Team 1
Cedar Springs
 Saturday
2:30 PM
Team 5 - Coach Brooks vs Cedar Springs Team 2
Cedar Springs
 Saturday
4:00 PM    
Team 6 - Coach Busen vs Cedar Springs Team 3 
Cedar Springs
Week 7 October 20
 Saturday
12:00 PM
Team 1 - Coach Ring vs Kent City
Sparta - New Field
 Saturday
9:00 AM
Team 2 - Coach Riordan vs West Side Team 1
Sparta - New Field
 Saturday
10:30 AM
Team 3 - Coach Holden vs West Side Team 2
Sparta - New Field
 Saturday
1:30 PM
Team 4 - Coach Pierson vs Kent City Team 1
Sparta - New Field
 Saturday
3:00 PM
Team 5 - Coach Brooks vs Kent City Team 2
Sparta - New Field
 Saturday
4:30 PM
Team 6 - Coach Busen vs Kenowa Hills Team 2




*Home games in BOLD



2018 Flag Schedule 

6/7 Years of Age           Teams/FIELD                  4/5 Years of Age           Teams/FIELD

September 6           Sparta Tire v. Straight Drive  4      September 6  Sparta Chevy v. Gen Form.  1

                                   Little Caesars v. AJ's   5                                            MCS Market v. Sparta Rotary  2

                                   Sparta Rotary v. Hessel  3

September 11         Practice                                              September 11    Practice

September 13         Sparta Tire v. Little Caesars   5     September 13   Gen. Form. v. MCS Market  2

                                  Sparta Rotary v. Straight Drive  3                           Sparta Rotary v. Sparta Chevy 1

                                  AJ's v. Hessel   4

September 18        Sparta Tire v. Sparta Rotary  4       September 18  Sparta Rotary v. Gen Form.  2

                                  AJ's v. Straight Drive  5                                                MCS Market v. Sparta Chevy 1

                                  Little Caesars v. Hessel  3

September 20        Practice                                               September 20   Practice

September 25        Sparta Tire v Hessel  5                      September 25  Gen. Form. v. Sparta Chevy  2

                                  AJ's v. Sparta Rotary  4                                               Sparta Rotary v. MCS Market 1

                                  Little Caesars v. Straight Drive  3

September 27        Sparta Tire v. AJ's  3                          September 27  Gen. Form v. MCS Market  1

                                  Little Caesars v. Sparta Rotary  4                            Sparta Rotary v. Sparta Chevy 2

                                  Hessel v. Straight Drive  5


Sponsors for 2018

Platinum Sponsors
    
    Hessel-Cheslek Funeral Homes
    Meta4Mat
    Plummers Disposal
    Sparta Chevrolet
  
    Sparta Tire Service, Inc
    Sparta Rotary Club
    Straight Drive Fasteners
    
Gold Sponsor
    
    AJ's Family Fun Centers
    Downtown Trinis
    Little Caesars Pizza
    General Formulations
    Water Works 

    
Silver Sponsor
    
    Hometown Pharmacy 
    Tip Top Auto Repair
    Tip Top Drilling
    Toms Bakery

Advertiser

    Ottawa Kent-Sparta Insurance Agency
    Structural Standards
  
    
 
 

Recent News

  • 2018 Information Information for 2018 season.  Dates FlyerRemind App instructions Flag and RocketSpiritwear order forms
    Posted Aug 7, 2018, 11:47 AM by Amanda Rice
  • 2017 Important Dates
    Posted Jul 24, 2017, 5:28 AM by Amanda Rice
  • 2016 Rocket Game Schedule Here is the 2016 Rocket Schedule. 
    Posted Sep 8, 2016, 7:24 PM by Amanda Rice
  • Rocket Night 2016 Rocket Night is set for Friday, September 16 at the Sparta Varsity Home Game.  Players need to arrive at 5:45 wearing their Jerseys.  All players with Jersey's on ...
    Posted Sep 8, 2016, 12:26 PM by Amanda Rice
  • Online Registrations now Available Online Registration is now available!  Click the link below to sign up online.  https://active.leagueone.com/Olr/Pages/Welcome.aspx?ClubId=15630
    Posted May 12, 2016, 10:41 AM by Amanda Rice
  • SYFL Picture Day! SYFL picture day is coming up on September 10. Make it easier on yourself and order early online!  http://jl-photo.hhimagehost.com/SpartaYouthFootball1.            Click on link2.            Enter ...
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Important Dates


Meet the Coach 2018
Thursday, August 16, 2018 - 6pm at Middle School

First Week of Rocket Practice
August 20-23, 2018  Conditioning Only
6-7:30pm Location: Appleview

First Week of Flag Practice
August 21 & 23, 2018 
Location: Soccer Fields (between Appleview&Middle School)

Picture Day!
Wednesday, Sept 5, 2018
Sparta Middle School Cafeteria
5-7pm

2nd Week of Rocket Practice
Aug 27-30, 2018  PADS
6-7:30pm Location: Appleview

2nd Week of Flag Practice
Aug 28 & 30, 2018
Location: Soccer Fields (between Appleview&Middle School)

3rd Week of Rocket Practice
Sept 4-6, 2018 
6-7:30pm Location: Appleview

3rd Week of Flag Practice
Sept 4, 2016
Location: Soccer Fields (between Appleview&Middle School)

Rocket Practices for remainder of season
Week 4-9
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday
Location:Appleview

Rocket NIGHT Varsity Football Game:
TBD

Rocket Games-2018
September 8-Opening Game
September 15,22,29
October 6 and 13
October 20-Last Game of Season
Location: TBD

Flag Games-2018
September 6-Opening Game
September 11,13,18,20,25
September 27-Last Game of Season
6-7pm Field: Soccer Fields (between Appleview&Middle School)

Flag Awards Night
Tuesday, October 2
6pm, Rogers Park

Rocket Awards Night
Tuesday, October 23
6:30-7:30pm, Middle School

























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