Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

When and where are practices held?

Spring/Fall practice will be held on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday evenings from 6pm-8pm @ Wiseman Field (1035 FM 775)

How do I register my child?

You can register online by clicking the Tab Labeled Registration at the top of the page.

How do I secure a spot for my child?

Football and Cheer spots are only secured by placing a $50 non-refundable deposit. You will be notified with an invoice once we receive your registration.

Is there a weight restriction for players?

No, the Grizzlies are a part of TYFA, a non-weight restricted league.

How long do practices last?

Practices are usually two hours, 6-8pm. 

When/Where are games played?

Games are played on Saturdays with a possibility Sunday (depending on cancellations or weather) at various locations throughout San Antonio and surrounding cities. Some travel may be required, but should be limited.

Do you have fundraisers?

In an effort to keep registration costs as low as possible for parents and families and since it does not cover all expenses, we do have at least one fundraiser per season. The fundraiser will be reasonable and should not be overbearing.

In what weather conditions do we practice and play?

Practices and games will only be cancelled when weather conditions make travel dangerous. We will practice and play in the rain unless there is lightning within 5 miles.

How much playing time will my child get?

There is no mandatory play rule in TYFA as TYFA is a highly competitive youth league. That being said, the Grizzlies trust our coaches to be fair and just, but also encourage competitive play as TYFA is a highly competitive league so being late, missing practice, or being identified as a safety issue could be detrimental to the overall effort of the team.

Do you have a limit on the number of players on a team?

Yes. Our roster cap is 30 players per team.

When and how long is the football season?

Spring season practice may begin in February and usually runs about 12 weeks. Fall season begins Mid June and usually runs about 20 weeks depending on how far team(s) go into the playoffs.

Do parents have to be present at practice?

Yes. We require one parent or guardian be present at practice.

Are coaches certified?

Yes, coaches must go through a TYFA certification process each season and must submit to a background check as part of the process.

How can I become a coach?

You can fill out a Volunteer application under our Registration Tab.

What is your refund policy?

We hold a $50 non-refundable deposit to reserve football and cheer roster spots. Any additional payments are available for refund up to uniform and equipment orders have been placed. Once uniform or equipment orders have been placed no refunds will be available.

If you did not find your question and answer on this page please contact us. It is important to us to help answer all of your questions.