RAA Flag Football News

RAA Flag Football League is open to all area girls and boys in grades 3 through 6. We do NOT limit participation in our program to only Oakmont and Verona residents. The season begins in September and ends in late October.

Flag Football Information

  • It is a recreational league with the objective to give kids a basic understanding of the game of football.
  • It is a great introduction to the game with an emphasis on fun.
  • The RAA provides shirts and mouth guards for players. Players MUST wear mouth guards to be eligible to play.
  • Players are responsible for their own shorts and shoes.
  • Molded (plastic) cleats are recommended. No metal cleats are allowed.

3-4 Grade

Boys & Girls

  • Introduction to NFL Flag Football rulesIntroduction to the game of football

  • Introduction to throwing

  • Introduction to catching

  • Introduction to route running

  • Flag pulling

  • Proper ball holding


5-6 Grade

Boys & Girls

  • NFL Flag Football rules
  • Proper throwing
  • Proper Catching
  • Proper route running
  • Introduction to defense schemes

6th Grade Travel


  • Improve on concepts from the in-house program
  • Opportunity to compete against other programs