General Information

Registration:

Late registration for the U16 & U18 Academy is still open!

Click the link below ensure your space in our program to enhance your football skills and knowledge of the game.

Register Now

 

2017 League Fees:

U16 Academy

Regular Registration: $375 - January 5 - March 31, 2017

Late Registration: $400 April 1-30, 2017

Players born in 2002 or 2003

 

U18 Academy

Regular Registration: $325 - January 5 - March 31, 2017

Late Registration: $350 April 1-30, 2017

Players born in 2000 or 2001


Cancellation Policy:

We have a $50 admin fee for removal of all players.
If program removal is injury related email myausie@saskatoonminorfootball.com. 

 


Academy Football Videos:

Check out our videos from last spring! Lots of great football action, interviews and whole lot of fun!

CLICK HERE!

 

Academy Survey:

If you have participated in our Academy football program, please fill out this survey and let us know what you liked and how we can improve our program for the future! Click the link below. 

https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/63NHHHT


April 24th - First Academy Practice

5:00 PM Check in & jersey pick up in the SMF Football Centre

5:30 PM Practice #1 SMF Field


April 26th - Second Academy Practice 

5:00 PM Player clothing (t-shirt & shorts)  pick up in the SMF Football Centre

5:30 PM Practice #2 SMF Field

7:30 PM Brief Parents Meeting location at SMF Field TBD

 

 


Academy Coaches

Saskatoon Minor Football is seeking passionate, knowledgable coaches who are committed to elevating the football IQ and the on-field performance of our North Sask Academy members.

Please complete the online application form here: https://goo.gl/forms/DJizWdPNgHOA0N4j1 

If you have any questions email myausie@saskatoonminorfootball.com directly.


The Saskatoon Minor Football U16 & U18 Football Academy is intended to allow players from Saskatoon and area to experience a high level of instruction and competition in the game of Football from a specialized position. The Academy will be open to players born in 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003 or in Grade 8. Both Academies will practice twice a week at SMF Field beginning April 24th. The players in the Academy will receive training in Football Skills, Football Systems, Football Analysis, and Leadership Skills. Strength and football specific off field training session will also be offered at Ignite Athletic Conditioning as a part of the program. The purpose of the Academy is to enhance an athletes football knowledge and on field performance. This program will prepare players for the U16 and U18 provincial team try-outs as well as their High School season. 


2017 NORTHERN SASKATCHEWAN ACADEMY PRACTICE & TRAINING SCHEDULE

All athletes should get fitted for equipment from their high school teams / coaches. If you are in grade 8 or in High School and need to use SMF equipment we can accommodate. We will need an equipment deposit cheque of $400 made out to Saskatoon Football Inc (SFI) which we hang on to until the equipment is returned.


SMF Academy Equipment Fitting & Distribution:


Date: April 11th (Tuesday)

Time: TBA (specific times will be emailed out in early April)

Location: SMF Football Centre (1525 Ave P South / SMF Field Warehouse)

Deposit Cheque: $400 made out to SFI (post dated to Aug 1st, 2017)


Please email myausie@saskatoonminorfootball.com to confirm if you need equipment for the Academy.


 

 

April 24th Academy Starts both U16 and U18 


All practices are at SMF Field from 5:30-7:30 pm


April 26th Practice 2 U16 & U18


Football Sask Skill ID Camp  

May 1st - 4th Football Sask Skill ID Camp is at SMF Field

Juniors 6:00 - 7:30 PM // Seniors 7:30 - 9:00 PM - Follow the specific FBSK practice details provided  once registered.

* Tuesday Practice Only May 2nd only Juniors 7:00-8:30 PM // Seniors 8:00-9:30 PM *

Fees are included in the U16 & U18 Academy cost.

To register for the Football Saskatchewan ID Camp – please click HERE. You will sign in under player camps; if you don’t have an account you may have to create a new one (the username and password you use for SMF will not work unless you’ve used it on the Football Saskatchewan website before).  Once the athlete has signed into their account you can see all the camps they are eligible for.  Click on the Saskatoon Skill ID Camp to register and follow the steps.  

As a member of the academy you do not have to pay the camp fee as it’s included in the academy registration.  You may get an e-mail that goes out automatically says you won’t be registered or confirmed until payment is received; just disregard and don’t worry, you’re registered!

May 8th Practice 8 U16 & U18

May 10th Practice 9 U16 & U18 

 

U18 Team Sask Selection Camp (Football Saskatchewan)

May 13th First U18 Team Sask Selection Camp Saskatoon (Fees are NOT included in the U18 Academy cost / Football Saskatchewan Program) 

 

May 15th Practice #10 U16 & U18 

May 17th Practice #11 U16 & U18

 

May 24th Practice #12 U16 & U18

 

May 29th Practice #13 U16 & U18

May 31st Practice #14 U16 & U18

 

June 5th Practice #15 U16 & U18 (last U16 practice)

June 7th Practice #16 U18 (U18 only)

June 9th Practice #17 U18 Walk Thru


Change Rooms:

We will have access to the dressing rooms located in the Gordie Howe Sports Centre. Doors face the field turf and will be open at 5pm.

 

U16 Team North Sask Selection Camp / Try Out (fees included in the U16 Academy cost)

June 10th at SMF Field

Player check in 8:30 AM at SMF tent

Practice #1 9:00-11:00 AM

Practice #2 3:00-5:00 PM


June 11th at Griffiths Stadium

Practice #3 10:00-Noon

Practice #4 3:00-5:00 PM

(more info below)


U18 Academy co-practice with Harry Ainlay High School from Edmonton 

June 10th at SMF Field

Noon - 3:00 PM


Further Practices for U16 Team North Sask TBA 

 

U16 Team Sask (North) - Football Canada East Regional Championship Wolfville, NS July 16-22 


Ignite Athletic Conditioning On & Off-field Training Session: 


Saturdays At Ignite Athletic Conditioning

Address - #4 420 Lauriston Street Saskatoon (Click HERE for map link)

Bring running shoes, workout attire and water

April 29 - See positional and age time below
May 6 - See positional and age time below

May 13 - See positional and age time below

May 20 - See positional and age time below

May 27 – See positional and age time below 
June 10  – Nutrition seminar - 10:30am (Both U16 & U18 athletes are invited)


U16 (One hour workout sessions)
DB’s – 9:00am 
D-Line – 9:20am
O-Line – 9:40am 
QB and RB – 10:00am 
Receivers – 10:20am
Linebackers –10:40am 

U18 (One hour workout sessions)
DB’s and Receivers – 1:40pm 
D-Line and O line – 2:00pm
QB, RB and Linebackers – 2:20pm


Sundays at SMF Field

U16
April 30 – 10am to 11am
May 7 - 10am to 11am
May 14 - 10am to 11am
May 21- 10am to 11am
May 28 – 10am to 11am (Combined U16 & U18)

U18
April 30 – 11am-Noon
May 7 – 11am-Noon
May 21- 11am-Noon

May 28 - 10am to 11am (Combined U16 & U18)



Football Saskatchewan Skill ID Camp is May 1-4 in Saskatoon

We encourage all of the Academy members to participate in the Football Saskatchewan ID Camp!

Registration costs for this Camp are included in your Academy fees.

Do not pay if prompted to during the registration process.


Interested participants must register for the Skill ID Camp on the Football Sask website.

Click this link https://sportform.ca/footballsask/ and select "Player Sign In"

Note the highlighted information below. If you already have a profile

If you are in grade 8 please email myausie@saskatoonminorfootball.com to complete the sign in process.

-- Be sure NOT to pay as the camp cost was included in your registration fees. --


ID Camp practices are on Monday May 1st, 2nd, and 3rd at SMF Field with the scrimmage on May 4th at SMF Field or Griffiths Stadium. 

Practice times U16 - 6:00-730pm / U18 - 730-9:00pm

The top performers will be identified from the week and have an opportunity to participate in the Roughrider Bowl Top 100 Camp on May 27th & 28th. Reminder the cost of the ID Camp is included in your SMF Academy fees. There is no Academy this week just the ID Camp.



U16 Team North Sask Selection Camp / Try Out (fees included in the U16 Academy cost)

All players born in 2002 or 2003 are eligible to try out. U16 Academy members can show up, check in with no registration is required and payment was included in your fees. If you know anyone who is not in the Academy and wants to try out have them email myausie@saskatoonminorfootball.com. For those who are not in our Academy please bring $75 cash or a cheque to the first practice.

Make all cheques payable to Saskatoon Minor Football.


June 10th at SMF Field

Player check in 8:30 AM at SMF tent

Practice #1 9:00-11:00 AM

Practice #2 3:00-5:00 PM


June 11th at Griffiths Stadium

Practice #3 10:00-Noon

Practice #4 3:00-5:00 PM


Further Practices for U16 Team North Sask TBA 


U18 Academy co-practice with Harry Ainlay High School from Edmonton 

June 10th at SMF Field

Noon-3:00 PM

 

U16 Team Sask (North) - Football Canada East Regional Championship Wolfville, NS July 16-22 


U18 Team Saskatchewan Selection Camp 

May 13th First U18 Team Sask Selection Camp Saskatoon (Fees are NOT included in the U18 Academy cost / Football Saskatchewan Program)


Team Saskatchewan 2nd Selection Camp (invite only from 1st Selection Camp)
is date & location TBD.



Email or call if you have any questions. 


Matt Yausie
Director of Football Operations
myausie@saskatoonminorfootball.com
Saskatoon Minor Football
306-975-0848 

 


 2017 PROGRAM DETAILS ARE STILL BEING STRUCTURED. ALL INFORMATION BELOW WILL BE UPDATED & CONFIRMED SHORTLY.

 

Both Academies will begin Monday April 24th at SMF Field.

 

U16 Team Academy and Selection Camp: $375.00 per Player (April 24th, 2017)

Players in the Saskatoon Minor Football Academy will participate in practices including the Football Saskatchewan Saskatoon Skill ID Camp in May.

  • T-Shirt & Shorts
  • Practice Jersey
  • Football Sask Skill ID Camp Registration
  • 15 Practices of Specialized Football Training
  • Team Meetings
  • 11 Sessions of Strength and Conditioning Instruction
  • Nutrition Instruction
  • Opportunities to Sell Raffle Tickets to offset the cost of Academy

 

The U16 academy will accept players born in 2001 in grade 9 however they will not be eligible to play on the U16 Northern Team Sask. You must be born in the years 2002 or 2003 to play in the games. If the academy is filled with players born in 2002 or 2003 then the 2001 players will be placed on a waiting list. 

 

The players will be assessed and graded at all academy practices as well as a 2 day camp at the completion of the academy. From the 2 day camp in June players will be placed onto a 40 player roster and will partake in a 3 day training camp with 2 practices per day.

The selected U16 North Sask Team will compete in a Western or Eastern Tournament in July. More details are coming soon.

 

 

U18 Team Academy : $325.00 per Player (April 24th, 2017)

Players in the Saskatoon Minor Football Academy will participate in 16 practices including the Football Saskatchewan Saskatoon Skill ID Camp in May.

  • T-Shirt & Shorts
  • Practice Jersey
  • Football Sask Skill ID Camp Registration
  • 13 Practices of Specialized Football Training
  • Team Meetings
  • 11 Sessions of Strength and Conditioning Instruction
  • Nutrition Instruction
  • Opportunities to Sell Raffle Tickets to offset the cost of Academy

 

The U18 academy will accept players born born in the years 2000 or 2001. The players will be assessed and graded at all academy practices. The purpose of this academy is to better prepare athletes for their participation on the Provincial Team to represent their provincie at the Canada Cup as well as better prepare them for their Fall High School Season.

 

U16 & U18 Positional Academy: 

Currently we are restructuring our positional academy to best serve the football community of Saskatoon. We will have a new and improved positional academy launched in the new year. Stay tuned!