Age and Weight Guidelines

Ages and Weights

Age & Weight Requirements A player or cheerleader can participate if they are the following ages & weights. (weight limits only apply to tackle football players not cheerleaders)

Flag: 6 & 7 year olds No weight restriction. If you have a child who will be 5 years old by August 1, 2017 and is interested in playing for the Titans, you will not be able to register online but please contact Kelly Binkowski at (248) 245-7229.

Freshman Tackle: 8 & 9 year olds. 125 lbs maximum player weight with equipment. Must turn 8 years old on or before November 1, 2017 and must not turn 10 before November 1, 2017.

Junior Varsity Tackle: 10 & 11 year olds. 145 lbs maximum player weight with equipment. Must turn 10 years old on or before November 1, 2017 and must not turn 12 before November 1, 2017.

Varsity Tackle: 12 & 13 year olds. 170 lbs maximum player weight with equipment. Must turn 12 years old on or before November 1, 2017 and must not turn 14 before November 1, 2017. (Football players only, Cheerleaders may turn 14 during the season). If you have a cheerleader who will turn 14 during this season and are unable to register online, please contact Kelly Binkowski at (248) 245-7229.


The aforementioned weights shall be verified once prior to each regularly scheduled game by actual weight-in in the presence of the duly appointed officials, other than coaching personnel.

Coaching personnel are prohibited from participating in the weigh-in ceremonies. No more than a maximum of two (2) representatives for each team.

4. No coaches or parents are allowed within fifty (50) feet of the scales at weigh-in time.

5. There will be no waivers granted regarding the weight of a participant as far as the inter-squad movement.