The West Jefferson Youth Athletic Association (WJYAA) announces sign-ups starting on Wednesday, June 11, for football and cheerleading. Sign-ups are held each Wednesday from 6-8 p.m. in the Community Room and Saturday 10 a.m. to noon in the Homework Center. Both rooms are at the Hurt/Battelle Memorial Library, 270 Lilly Chapel Road, West Jefferson, through Saturday, June 28.
You may sign-up and pay fees in person or over the Internet at www.wjyaa.org, however please know that some football divisions have limited slots available for players. Sign-ups will be on a first come-first serve basis for those leagues. Leagues where there are limited slots, players will be accepted in the order the actual sign-up was accepted and fees were paid.
WJYAA is a member of the Midwest Youth Football League which participates with other local communities like Madison-Plains, London, Plain City and Fairbanks.
Football: Practices should start at the end of July and games opening day will be at the end of August.
Cheerleading: There will be a uniform fitting day in the middle of July. If you already have a uniform you will not need to purchase one. If cheerleaders have sibling football players be sure to list that on the form.
Be sure to indicate on the registration form if you wish to volunteer to coach, be a cheer commissioner, be an assistant coach, sponsor a team, work in the concession stand, help in other areas or if you are interested in making another donation to the West Jefferson Youth Athletic Association contact John Stanley at (614) 940-9521. All donations are tax deductible.
Flag: 5-6 years old by Aug. 1, $55, Instructional: 7-8 years old by Aug. 1, $90, Division I: 9-10 years old by Aug. 1, $90
Division II: 11-12 years old by Aug. 1, $90
5-12 years old by Aug. 1, $50
Uniform cost: $60 (if needed)
Any fees are not paid by July 13 a $10 late fee will be assessed.
Please contact the following for information:
Sign-up information: John Stanley at (614) 940-9521
Football: Herman Stanley at (614) 202-0625 or Jarrett Bare at (614) 395-5247
Cheerleading: Board Member Cami Minton at (614) 419-9540