Football FAQ's

When does practice start?

​Both flag and tackle will have summer conditioning camp for 5 days starting 7/26-7/30.

  • Practice will be held at Bledsoe Park (turf fields)
  • Flag will practice from 6:30-7:30
  • Tackle will practice from 6:30-8:30

Official fall practice will begin on 8/2 for tackle players and 8/16 for flag players (times and location will be announced closer to the dates)

What do I need to bring to practice?

  • Water
  • Cleats
  • Mouthpiece
  • Appropriate workout gear (i.e., shirt and shorts)


  • Water (Make sure player is well hydrated even before coming to practice)
  • Cleats
  • Mouthpiece
  • Helmet, shoulder pads, and practice pants
  • Practice jersey (Navy, orange, or black recommended)

Where can I purchase equipment?
Dicks and Academy *We are working on possible discounts days; date TBD*
A rep from Riddell helmet company will come out and fit player for helmets on Wed June 16th from 6pm-7pm at Benbrook Park.  However, if you would like to purchase a non-Riddell helmet, we recommend you go to Dicks or Academy.  Once you purchase the helmet (you can purchase white or black) let us know so we can get it painted to match our matte navy helmets.

What tackle equipment will I need to purchase?
Practice jersey and pants, along with helmet and shoulder pads will need to be purchased on your own. Examples can be found below.

Where will games be held?
Flag games will be held at the same location each Sunday.  Location TBD.
Tackle games will be held on Saturdays at various Hill Country Football locations.

Riddell Youth SpeedFlex Helmet

$349 at Dicks Sporting Goods

Xenith Youth X2E+ Football Helmet

$199.99 at Dicks Sporting Goods

Schutt A11 Youth Football Helmet

$129 at Dicks Sporting Goods

Schutt Youth Football Flex 4.2 Football Shoulder Pads

$59.99 at Dicks Sporting Goods

Schutt Youth Y-Flex 500 Shoulder Pads

$49.99 at Academy

Schutt Youth Integrated Football Pants

$34.99 at Dicks Sporting Goods

Schutt Youth Pro-Cut Football Practice Jersey

$14.99 at Dicks Sporting Goods