Learn the basic fundamentals of the game, positions and basic schemes in a no-contact environment and get experience playing both offense and defense. Players with any level of experience will get the instruction they need to have fun and be successful on the field.
3rd & 4th grade
Junior League introduces players to tackle football. They'll learn how to safely tackle and be tackled, the role of each position's purpose in play execution, and how to work together to accomplish their goal.
Max Ball Carrier Weight – 120 lbs
5th & 6th grade
Senior League builds on skills learned in Junior League.
Max Ball Carrier Weight – 145 lbs
The South Haven Rocket Cheerleading program is built on South Haven's oldest traditions promoting accountability, communication, leadership, strength, team work and confidence.
The program consists of students in grades K-6th striving together to become better athletes. All participants come from various backgrounds in sideline cheer, gymnastics and dance.
Our purpose is to promote school spirit into the student body and South Haven fans at all of our Rocket Football games.
Practices are 2 days a week starting in August.
Practice & Games
The South Haven Rocket Football and Cheer season is August through October.
South Haven Rocket rosters one junior league team, one senior league team and one cheer squad. All registrants will be placed accordingly. The number of flag teams is based on number of players registered. Teams will be assigned at the end of July. Players will be notified about their team assignment via email.
Practices will begin the first week of August and are held 2-3 times a week at the discretion of the coach.
The 8 week game season begins after Labor Day. One scrimmage game will be played prior to the start of the regular season. Games are played once a week on Saturday.
Flag: 9 am
Juniors: 10:30 am
South Haven Rocket League is a member of the Southwest Youth Football Conference along with Cassopolis, Hartford, Decatur, Watervliet, Lawton, Marcellus and Coloma.
When traveling as the visiting team, all South Haven divisions will play at the same location. Home games are hosted at Baseline Middle School. See field locations.