Muscatine youth flag football league sign-ups underway

A flag football league for boys and girls is being organized by the Muscatine Parks and Recreation Department.

Competition will be held on Tuesday and Thursday evenings, September 7 through October 14. Play will take place on Diamond #3 in Kent Stein Park with third and fourth grades beginning at 6:30 p.m. and fifth and sixth grades playing at 7:30 p.m.

Youth Flag Football has been designed to teach football skills and teamwork through organized practices, informal scrimmages, and formal games. Flag football will be played under the lights of Kent Stein Park with the guidance of coaches and referees.

Participants in the Youth Flag Football league will receive a t-shirt, a mouthpiece, and entry into the Muskie Punt, Pass & Kick competition.

Registration is open now with a $25.00 fee for Muscatine residents and a $30.00 fee for non-residents. The registration deadline is Tuesday, August 31, so don’t hesitate to reserve your spot in-person, over the phone, or online.

Please contact the Muscatine Parks and Recreation Department at (563) 263-0241 for more information.