WELCOME TO HUNTINGTOWN HURRICANES
2023 FOOTBALL SEASON
Ages 4 - 14
Registration is open to all Calvert county and non-county residents.
A registration must be completed for each child that wishes to participate. HYC's main form of communication is via email and we ask that you please be sure to enter a valid e-mail address when completing your registration.
Registration Fee Breakdown
Flag Football FREE Registration!!
Flag Cheer FREE Registration!!
Registration Fees Tackle Football and Cheer $85
With the exception of Flag participants, in addition to the registration fee, there is a mandatory/non-refundable club raffle fundraising fee of $50 per child that will be added to your total at the time of registration ($65 per family when registering 3 or more family members). Flag registration is free with no $50 fundraiser fee.
Fundraising Raffle tickets will be distributed to each child or family before Homecoming. You may choose to sell your tickets to recoup your fundraising fee or you may choose to keep the tickets for yourself for a chance to win one of the many prizes at homecoming. If flag players choose, they may purchase raffle tickets when they are distributed to other members prior to Homecoming.
Additional Fees at time of registration ~
Flag Football Uniform REQUIRED $30 (jersey). Canes socks are optional ($10)
Tackle Football Uniform REQUIRED:$65 (jersey + game pants). Canes socks are optional ($10)
Cheer Accessories: see prices below. A $110 deposit for cheer uniforms that is returned after the uniform is returned.
The registration fees for Tackle Football include: shoulder pads, helmet, and pant pads.
ALL equipment MUST be returned to the club at the end of the season. A $200 fee will be assessed if player's equipment is not returned.
Full payment is due five within five days of registering. Accepted form of payment is credit card and check.
SMYAC Regulations / Requirements for 2022 Football
The Southern Maryland Youth Athletic Conference (SMYAC) is unlimited weights at all ages. Football players will play based on their age and there will be no weight restrictions.
ALL tackle football players are required to have a Maryland issued ID card in order to play. The Maryland ID cards may be obtained from the DMV or any DMV satellite office that issues driver's licenses. In order to get the Maryland ID card, you'll need to bring your child's birth certificate and social security card, along with your driver's license. The cost of the ID card is $15.00 and is good for 5 years. ID Cards are mailed, so please do not wait until the last minute (2 weeks is the typical turnaround time). ID cards are not required at the time of registration, but will be required for every game. Valid Passports or Military IDs will also suffice.
Football Players must provide ~
Each tackle player must have practice pants (GAME PANTS NOT TO BE WORN DURING PRACTICE), practice jersey, cleats, athletic cup and mouth piece.
Each flag player must have cleats and athletic cup.
Remember Only Parent, Legal guardians or persons 18 years of age or older can enter information for this program. If you are not at least 18 years old and you wish to register, you will need to have a parent or guardian fill in the following forms to complete your registration.
Please direct any registration questions or concerns to the HYC President Sean Queen, HYC Vice President Joe Short, or HYC Secretary Shannon Gatens.
General Season info:
*The football season runs from August to approximately November with a total of 8-10 games played.
*There are 14 clubs/organizations that participate in the Southern Maryland Youth Football League.
Huntingtown Hurricanes * Prince Frederick Eagles * Solomons Steelers * Dunkirk Warriors * Owings Outlaws * Beach Buccaneers *Leonardtown Wildcats * Pax River Raiders * Mechanicsville Braves * LaPlata Blue Knights * Hughesville Hurricanes *Southern Maryland Hawks * Waldorf Wildcats * St. Charles Bears
Flag, 7U, 8U, 9U, 10U, 11U, 12U, 13/14U
I. Weight divisions:
SMYAC is an age restricted league as of 2017. There will no weight restrictions leading to tackle to tackle designations.
Will begin in July, with the first game of the season starting around August 29th.
III. Regular Season Schedules:
Schedules are not made available to the clubs normally until the week prior to the first game(s). We will post all schedules as soon as the county provides them.