YARMOUTH FOOTBALL NEWS
Sept. 2, 2020
YARMOUTH BEATS CHEVERUS 22-20
IN FIRST 7v7 GAME
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Sept. 10, 2020
Maine Principals Association, Maine Department of Education, and the Maine Department of Health and Human Services
Pull the Plug on High School Football and Volleyball.
In a news release on Thursday 9/10, the Maine Principal’s Association, under pressure from the Maine Department of Education and Maine Department of Health and Human Services, reversed course and declared high school football and volleyball too dangerous to play for reasons related to potential exposure to Covid-19.
The revised guidelines of “School Sports Guidance,” which originally approved the return of Football on September 1, 2020, can be found here:
It's now up to Maine Superintendents, Principals, Athletic Directors, and Coaches to devise a plan for 7-on-7 Flag Football or an early Spring season in March/April of 2121.
For news coverage:
Original approval on 8/26:
Revised statement on 9/10:
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Middle School Football Information Night
Thursday, Sept 3rd at 6:30pm
at Winslow Field.
Rick Tillotson and Jim Hartman will be there to talk to the athletes and their families about the program. We will be masking and social distancing but plan to have a fun, informative session. (If Jim needs to be with YHS, we'll proceed without him)
Please help us spread the word to any friends or neighbors who may be interested in joining us this fall.
Any questions? Contact: Lynne Gawtry at: email@example.com
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With high school sports currently on hiatus, the Forecaster's Sports Editor, Michael Hoffer, has been compiling a countdown of the top Forecaster county Football Teams.
Yarmouth's 2011 Class C State Champion Football Team falls on this list, with their second consecutive Class C State Championship.
Read more about it in the Forecaster:
April 2020 Update:
The Yarmouth 2020 Clamfest has been cancelled.
All Yarmouth Football meetings and clinics noted below are postponed until further notice.
Next regular Booster Meeting: TBD
Time & Location: 7:00pm @ YHS Room 107. All are welcome!
SAVE THE DATES!: Yarmouth Football Information and Registration Night - April 5th: Learn more about football in Yarmouth and register for the upcoming season.
Coach Hartman and Coach Tillotson's summer non-contact football camp- June 29th through July 2nd: Sign up with YCS!
2020 MARCH FOOTBALL Fun:CANCELLED
WHEN: SATURDAYS IN MARCH
GRADES 1-5: 9:30-10:30
GRADES 6-8: 10:30-12:00
MARCH 7, 21, 28: hms gym
march 14: YHS GYM
Join Yarmouth High School coach, Jim Hartman, his staff, and Middle School Coach Rick Tillotson for football fun for all ages. This is a non-contact tackle football clinic, with focus on fundamentals, agility, and speed.
Please join Coach Hartman to talk about MS football on March 7, directly following the MS session.