Eligibility Regulations for the 2017 Season

These regulations are set forth by the By-Laws of the BICYL (Berks Inter-County Youth League) and govern all Youth Football Players & Youth Cheerleaders from all schools within the league. In addition to meeting the age requirements for each level, players, coaches, and parents are required to abide by the Code of Conduct for both the Mifflin Broncos Athletic Association as well as the BICYL Code of Conduct as set forth in the BICYL By-Laws. When you registered online, you agreed to the Code of Conduct. The Code of Conduct may also be printed by clicking on the link.

Medical Consent

Before your child can participate in any practice or mini-camp you must have the Medical Consent Form on file. The form must be signed by your Physician. Many area doctor’s offices require lead time, please plan accordingly.

Birth Certificate

Before your child can participate, a copy of his or her Birth Certificate must be on file. In 2017, this is required during online registration and will be verified before all practices begin.

Age Eligibility

Midgets

Ages 11 & 12. Players cannot turn 13 before June 30, 2017. New BICYL League Rule beginning in 2017: No Midgets player can be in Grade 8. Midgets are only allowed to be in grades 6 or 7 and within the above age limits.

Mites:

Ages 9 & 10. Players cannot turn 11 before June 30, 2017.

Mighty-Mites:

Ages 7 & 8. Players cannot turn 9 before June 30, 2017. Note: No player may be younger than age 7.

Flag:

Ages 5 & 6.