I.U. CHEER CAMP:
July 22nd 6PM - 7:30 & July 23rd 6PM - 8PM
This will be at NWMS in the main gym & is free of charge for those registered in our cheer program.
Please enter through the far north east entrance, near the playground & across the from football field/track.
Only the cheerleaders & coaches are permitted in the gym during camp times. You will need to sign in your cheerleader & you will need to sign her out as well...both nights. You may drop your cheerleaders off or you may hang around outside the gym. The 2nd night of camp there will be a performance (Showcase) for everyone to see. Gym doors will open at 7:30 for you enter & be seated for the showcase.
We are once again, given the privilege to participate in the Colts GameDay Experience for our 2019 season! This time it will be their season opener on September 22nd before they take on the Falcons! The NEFL will be taking on Zionsville for our on-field scrimmage experience!
New this year....you can choose your level & price point of your seats, you can invite people to join you & for security purposes, you MUST use the link to order your tickets, with the exception of season ticket holders. Your ticket package Includes:
* Pre-game field access for youth football teams, cheerleaders, family and friends (Field time is from 9:30am-10:30am)
*20% discount on Colts vs. Falcons Home Opener Game Day Tickets...normally $54 each.
(to participate in pre-game you must purchase through this package, new security rules at Lucas Oil Stadium make this mandatory).
For more information & to order click HERE!
Here is the list of events to add to your calendar for the 2019 season! These will be added to the calendar as well so feel free to subscribe to the calendar so you can be notified as changes &/or updates are added. We will not have the final game schedule set until mid-July at the latest. Until then, here is what we currently have set:
July 15 & 16th: 3rd & 4th grade evaluations (Dillon, 6-8PM)
July 17th: 5th & 6th grade draft – coach only (Ivy Tech)
July 18th: 1st & 2nd grade team assignment, 3rd & 4th grade draft – coach only (Ivy Tech 6-9pm)
July 20th: Meet & Greet – HS cafeterias only! Please make sure you attend even if you have attended in the past. We provide a lot of information during this meeting in addition to picking up your football jersey or cheer uniforms as well as the game schedule. Meet & greet schedule is as follows:
Flag & 1st/2nd grade tackle: 8:30am
3rd/4th & 5th/6th grade tackle: 9:45am
Cheer (all grades): 11:00am
Note: We have worked the schedule to allow teams to have up to 10 practices before their first game in an effort to improve our league.
Flag Preseason Practice Dates (All at Dillon):
Thursdays 6-8PM on 7/25, 8/1, 8/8, 8/15.
No weekday practice for Flag after week one Games begin on 8/17.
1st, 2nd, 3rd, & 4th Grade Tackle preseason practice dates:
All at Dillon Park
All weekday practices are 6-8PM
Saturday preseason practices are at 10AM
7/22 (Mon), 7/24 (Wed), 7/27 (Sat), 7/29 (Mon), 7/31 (Wed), 8/3 (Jamboree and Official Weigh-In @ Beaver), 8/5 (Mon), 8/7 (Wed), 8/10 (Sat), 8/12 (Mon), 8/14 (Wed).
Game 1 for All football & cheer teams is 8/17 at Dillon Park.
5/6th Grade preseason practice dates (All at Dillon Park)
Weekday practices are 6-8PM & Saturday preseason practices are at Noon:
7/23 (Tues), 7/25 (Thurs), 7/27 Sat), 7/30 (Tues), 8/1 (Thurs), 8/3 (Jamboree and Official Weigh-In @ Beaver), 8/6 (Tues), 8/8 (Thurs), 8/10 (Sat), 8/13 (Tues), 8/15 (Thurs).
First night of Cheer practice. All cheer practices will be held at Dillon Park on the football fields & will meet under the pavilion near the splash pad upon arrival. Grades K - 2nd will practice 6:00 - 7:00 while grades 3rd - 6th will practice 6:00 - 7:30 pm.
Game 1 for All Teams is 8/17 at Dillon Park.
August 3rd: Jamboree – High school football field (Beaver Materials) This will be $5 per person to enter whether they plan to eat breakfast or not. Coaches (head & assistant), players & cheerleaders are free. Please communicate this to everyone in your family or that may be joining you as there are no further exceptions.
August 17th: First regular season game (Exact game times will be announced at the meet & greet at the latest)
August 29th: Thursday games begin & will be throughout the season including September 26th for the final Thursday game. Each team from 2nd-6th grade will play one Thursday night game at Beaver Field.
Games will be played every Saturday beginning August 17th through September 28th, including Labor Day weekend, at Dillon Park.
Playoff quarterfinal and semifinal games will be played through the week of 9/30 - 10/3 at Dillon Park, with the Championship games being played on Saturday, October 5th at Beaver Field.
October 5th: Championship games at NHS field (Beaver Materials Field)
More information & details will be announced as these dates get closer.
The NEFL is a not-for-profit volunteer driven organization dedicated to providing the youth of Noblesville a fun and safe activity while teaching the values of teamwork, sportsmanship and leadership through football and cheerleading.
Here are your 2019 Grinders Cheerleaders:
Grinders & In-House Cheerleaders