Why should I choose St. Mary football program for my youth?
Selecting the right program for your son or daughter can be difficult and challenging. We at St. Mary feel we have built the strongest and most well rounded football program for the area youth. We have not only built the program to its current level of success, but continue to enhance and restructure the program to meet the needs of our young athletes and families. The following are the top reasons why we believe St. Mary Football is the right choice for your youth:
Teams are coached by quality coaches. The coaching staff has high school and professional coaching experience. They are certified and continue to participate in current coaching development programs.
St. Mary was established in 1926 and is the largest and oldest football program in Woodstock. It is built on tradition and from a faith based community. The youth in our program are not only taught skills in the area of football, but are taught the values of loyalty, honesty, commitment, work ethic, sportsmanship, pride, integrity, and discipline.
We prepare them for the demands and expectations they will encounter when competing at the high school level.
fostered among the various age levels. Programs, outings and gatherings are held not only during the football season but throughout the year. We at St. Mary’s like to think of ourselves as one big family.
The season runs from late July to late October and does not overlap with the Woodstock schools’ basketball or area club wrestling programs.
We are the only youth football program in the area to invest in the Protech Safety Helmet Program. We are committed to providing and maintaining the best safety standards for our players.
We are the only area program to offer football training and programs year round. We offer Friday Night Skills Training, 6 on 6 Indoor Flag League, strength training, and speed and agility training options in addition to our tackle football program.
We have outstanding communication with our players and families. Our staff and administration are well organized and readily available to answer questions or concerns on a daily basis. The latest news and information is readily available at our website www.stmaryfootball.com
We do not require our athletes to sell various merchandise or require any fundraising buyouts. Fundraising is done through community events and we have acquired generous sponsors throughout the community.
All practices, games and activities are designed for the young athlete. It is our sincere objective to provide a fun and rewarding experience for each and every youth. We are there for the kids. They are what it is all about.