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2022 Thompson Youth Football

Volunteer / Coaching / Team Mom Requirements and Background Screening Information - pdf

This is a Full Contact sport for the following:
  • 1st through 6th graders (2022/2023 school year).  Additional qualifications may apply before being accepted in this program.
  • Kindergartners 
    • MUST turn 6 prior to August 2, 2022!  
    • NO 5-year-olds accepted!  Absolutely NO Exceptions!
    • 6-year-old Kindergartners will be playing with 1st and 2nd graders in the Rookie 1 division.
    • Please call our office and ask for Jessica as On-Line Registration is not an option for Kindergartners.
  • Community Play Rule: All players must play for the member park community in which they reside, or for the private school which they attend.

Registration: April 18 through May 31

  • Online Registration Link (scroll down to On-Line Registration TAB for registration instructions):
    April 18 at 8 AM through May 31 at 11 PM
  • In Person at the Alabaster Parks & Rec Office located at 200 Depot Street:  
    • April 18 through May 31 ... Weekdays only from 8 AM until 5 PM
  • Cost: $165 for 1st child
    • Multi child discount: 10% after oldest child is paid in full
    • Non-resident fee: Additional 10% per child
  • Payments:
    • We accept Cash, Visa, Master Card, and Discover
    • No Checks accepted!
    • Cash Payments: Please bring the exact amount owed as change will not  be provided by our office.
    • When paying with a debit/credit card, whether online or in person, there will be a 3.5% service fee assessed by Municipal Pay Services, AL. The City of Alabaster receives no additional revenue from this fee.
    • Registration Forms will not be accepted or processed without payment. For special arrangements, contact Parks & Recreation. Our goal is to provide an opportunity for every child to participate.

More DETAILS: See tabbed links below.

Birth Certificate Notice:

ALL Players are required to have a copy of their Birth Certificate on file with the Parks & Recreation Dept.  If you have not submitted one in the past, you can do so by uploading to your online account, emailing to, or delivering in person to our office.

Jefferson/Shelby Youth Football League (JSYFL)

Thompson Youth Football plays in the JSYFL.

JSYFL has the following divisions:
  • 1 Rookie division
  • 2 Junior divisions
  • 2 Senior divisions
Each team will play 8 regular season games followed by the Playoff and Championship games.

Each player must attend weigh-in and be certified in order to participate within the league.
  • Certification Day - Sat., August 20, at Hoover Met.
  • Each player will need Proof of Residence, copy of School Registration Form, and Birth Certificate. 
  • Make up Certification Day - Sat., August 27, in the Pelham Press Box.

Game Information

Home Games will be played at Buck Creek Park located at:
701 6th Avenue Southwest
Alabaster, AL 35007

Single Game Nights:
  • Games start at 6:30 PM
Double Game Nights:
  • Games start at 6:00 PM and 7:15 PM
Admission to Buck Creek Park games is FREE for spectators.