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Tackle Football

2022 Tackle Football Registration

Division Regular Rate Target Team Size
Tackle 3rd/4th Grade $265 24
Tackle 5th/6th Grade $280 24
Tackle 7th/8th Grade $330 25

Each Tackle player will be responsible for paying the following 2 additional fees upon registration:

  1. Field usage fee of $9.50: this is Millard United's best estimate of what the City of Omaha will charge for use of fields.
  2. Volunteer Verification & Assurance Fee of $5.00: Millard United considers the safety of our athletes a serious matter.  This fee helps offset the expenses incurred in the effort of safeguarding & continuing to provide a safe & fun environment for our athletes.

Payment Plan Options Available:  There is a $5 per payment fee for the Payment Plan Options added to the Registration Fee.

  • Option 1: $50 paid at registration with 3 additional payments (Apr 1, May 1 & Jun 1) 
  • Option 2: $50 paid at registration with 2 additional payments (May 1 & Jun 1)
  • Option 3 (Available after May 1): $50 paid at registration with 2 additional payments (Jun 1 & Jul 1)

Returning Players must register by April 1 to ensure return to their prior team.

Late Fee of $50 will be added to registrations starting June 15.  Team, coach & buddy requests are not guaranteed on Late Registrations.  Some teams/rosters may fill prior to Late Registration.

Tackle Registration Includes:

Millard United Issued Equipment: Helmet, Shoulder Pads, Hip, Tail, Thigh & Knee Pads, Practice & Game Jersey, Practice & Game Pants. 

  • A $300 Equipment Deposit is required.  During registration your card will process a transaction of $.50.  As long as you return your equipment prior to December 16, nothing more will be deducted from your credit card account.  However if you do not return your equipment, the remaining $299.50 will be deducted from your credit card account.
  • A $45 Equipment Cleaning Deposit is required.  During registration your card will process a transaction of $.50.  As long as it is returned clean as instructed prior to December 16, nothing more will be deducted from your credit card account.  However if you do not return your equipment clean, the remaining $44.50 will be deducted from your credit card account.

About Tackle Football

The League:  MUS has partnered with the Great Plains Youth Football League (GPYFL).  This league gives teams the ability to attend tournaments outside of the league, participate with regional and national travel teams, and compete with other Eastern Nebraska & Western Iowa teams at the highest levels.  Although teams will have the flexibility to play outside of the league,  it is required that they play ALL league games as scheduled.  

The opportunity for MUS to partner with the Great Plains Youth Football League is highly beneficial for the long term success of our football program. MUS is excited to be a part of this league and look forward to growing with it in the future.

2022 Program Members include: Archbishop Fremont Bergan Jr Knights - Arlington Jr Eagles - Ashland/Greenwood Jr Bluejays - Auburn Jr Bulldogs - Council Bluffs Colts - Conestoga Jr Cougars - Creighton Prep Jr Jays - DC West Falcons - Ft Calhoun Pioneers - Fremont Jr Tigers - Gross Jr Cougars - Logan View Raiders - Malone Panthers - Monarch Spirit - Norfolk Rampage - Norris - North Bend Jr Tigers - Plattsmouth Jr Blue Devils - Ralston Jr Rams - Roncalli Jr Pride - St Wenceslaus/St Stephens Knights - Wahoo Beef - Wahoo Rhinos - Waverly/Eagle Jr Vikes - West Point Jr Cadets

Our Divisions: are based on grade levels for the 2022-2023 school year.  

  • Parents can elect to have the child play up one grade level.

Our Season: Games typically begin in late-August and the season goes through October. 

  •  Teams will play 5-7 games during the regular-season and 2 post-season
  • Games may be played on Saturdays or Sundays
  • 2-3 games per season may require some minimal travel to games outside of the immediate Omaha area
  • Practice times & locations are set by coaches and MUS does not keep track of team practice schedules. Please contact coaches for practice schedules. Practices typically don't start until August; most teams practice at least three times per week.

Pre-and Post Season Play: Teams may participate in pre and post-season tournament play.    The option to travel for tournaments is at the discretion of the coach, players and parents involved and the costs and timelines will be discussed with the parents who may accept or decline to participate. A combination of team fees and fundraising will be used to cover the cost of the tournament entry fees.  Any player who chooses not to participate is not penalized for not participating. 

Our Coaches & Teams: Roster Updates will be given to coaches throughout registration with rosters locked on September 1. 


2022 Season Dates

Date Event
February 14 Registration Opens
Done Online ImPact Testing
June 7 or June 8 MUS "The Camp" Fundamentals
June 15 Late Fees Start
June 22 Position Specific Skills Camp
Week of July 11 Jersey Fittings/Equipment Check-Out
July 18th, 7:30pm Tackle Coach Meeting
July 22-24 Scheels Football Weekend
August 1 Practices may Begin
August 1-18 Weigh-Ins (Specific Date TBA)
August 20 Team Pictures
August 20 Saturday Night Lights
August 20-21 First Weekend of Games
September 9 Storm Chasers Night
September 24-25 Last Weekend of Regular Season Games
October 1-2 & 8-9 Playoffs / Friendship Bowl Games
October 12 MUS Vala's Night
October 15-16 Championship Weekend
Week of November 1st Equipment Check-In
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    MUS is supported by OrthoNebraska


    Dr. Ryan M. Arnold

    "As physicians and therapists, we are focused on safe play and return to sport. A partnership with OrthoNebraska means you and your loved ones are receiving the best orthopaedic care available. By providing education and access to our health care team, Millard United is positioning their athletes well for long term success on the playing field."

    Millard United Coaches trained in USA Football’s Heads Up Program

    All coaches are trained in Heads Up Football techniques before leading their teams. Head Coaches & Assistant Coaches will complete USA Football’s accredited Level 1 Coach Certification Course, which includes Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) concussion recognition & response protocols; proper helmet and shoulder pad fitting; heat & hydration information from the Korey Stringer Institute; and Heads Up Tackling techniques, which aim to take the head out of the line of contact.

    Millard United is committed to a safe and fun environment to foster the love of the game.