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Next Level Flag Football in Salinas - Palma High School

Next Level Flag Football at Palma High School will be entering its third season for 2018!  The entire coaching staff, school and Student Athletes at Palma High School are excited to bring the Next Level Flag Program back to their campus again for the upcoming season. NL Flag and Palma's core philosophy as a school fit perfectly with our "Kid's First" philosophy - We know the Palma Student Head Coaches will mentor your young son/daughter through this program! Don't delay and register today!

General Overview of League Operations:

  1. NL Flag operations from early January through mid-March with a 10-week season schedule (1 scrimmage, 7 regular season games, 2 playoff games).
  2. Games are on Sundays with exceptions for Super Bowl Sunday (sites vary based on field availability, check the schedule below).
  3. Practices and Games are on the same day - parents need only allocate a 2-hour window of availability for their child's involvement.  Practice hours take place immediately prior to a participant's scheduled game time.
  4. Per NL Flag rules, equal playing time is governed on both the offensive and defensive side of the ball and shall be administered by the Student Head Coach/Mentor and Parent Volunteer(s).
  5. Each game is played 5 versus 5 in a non-contact environment.  Field length is 40-yard long field - up to 4 games operate simultaneously on the same regulation football field.
  6. Parent volunteers are to ASSIST our Student Athlete Head Coach/Mentors and ENABLE them to at as Head Coaches of their respective teams.
  7. Teams are comprised of 10 players maximum.
  8. League Fees: $235 - fees are inclusive of a participant's custom jersey, shorts, use of flags, and other offerings.
  9. Uniform Delivery - fees for home delivery of a participant's uniform are included in the League Fees.  NL will again be SHIPPING UNIFORMS DIRECT TO HOME this season!  Delivery will occur via USPS and a valid USPS delivery location is required. 
  10. NL 7th/8th Passing League implements a traditional High School/NCAA 7-on-7 environment - expansion from 5-on-5 environment used from K - 6th divisions.

Site Logistics & Schedule:

All games located at Palma High School in Salinas. All scheduled games will be played unless canceled due to extreme weather and/or other circumstances making game play unsafe or hazardous. Precaution will be taken for the younger age groups.

Practice & Game Times: 2018 Flag Season

Kindergarten/1st Grade - Practice: 8:00 am/Game: 9:00 am
2nd Grade Division - Practice: 9:00 am/Game: 10:00 am
3rd Grade Division - Practice: 10:00 am/Game: 11:00 am
4th Grade Division - Practice: 11:00 pm/Game: 12:00 pm
5th Grade Division - Practice: 12:00 pm/Game: 1:00 pm
6th Grade Division - Practice: 1:00 pm/Game: 2:00 pm
7th/8th Grade Division - Practice: 2:00 pm/Game: 3:00 pm

Game Schedule: 2018 Flag Season (Subject to Change)

Week 1: Sunday, Jan 14th (Scrimmage Week)
Week 2: Sunday, Jan 21st
Week 3: Sunday, Jan 28th
Week 4: Sunday, Feb 4th
Week 5: Sunday, Feb 11th
Week 6: Sunday, Feb 18th 
Week 7: Sunday, Feb 25th
Week 8: Sunday, Mar 4th
Week 9: Sunday, Mar 11th (Playoffs - Round #1)
Week 10: Sunday, Mar 18th (Finals - Finals)
*All teams play all 10 weeks

Registration Status

Registration for the 2018 Next Level Flag Football season will open on April 1st at Noon for Priority Registration.  Registration will open on April 15th at 12 pm for the general public. Please remember to register early as we can not hold spaces due to limited space.

Site Director Bio: Jeff Carnazzo

Coach Carnazzo has been the head football coach at Palma High School in Salinas amassing an overall record of 139-30-5.  He has 16 league titles, four section titles and has been named Coach of the Year by the Monterey Bay League, Tri-County League, the Central Coast Section (2 Times), and the 2003 San Francisco 49er Coach of the Year. Coach Carnazzo, obviously is a championship caliber football coach and is also a Championship Caliber person.  Coach Carnazzo has committed his life to football in the Salinas Valley and will continue to do so by bring Next Level Flag Football to Palma High School.  

Registration Information

Salinas - Palma HS - 2018 NL Flag Football

Player registration for the 2018 Next Level Flag Football season at Next Level Salinas, with games played at Palma High School.

Salinas - 1st Grade/Kinder Division

Registration Dates: 04/01/2017 to 01/23/2018
Start and End Dates: 01/14/2018 to 03/18/2018

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$235.00

Salinas - 2nd Grade Division

Registration Dates: 04/01/2017 to 01/23/2018
Start and End Dates: 01/14/2018 to 03/18/2018

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$235.00

Salinas - 3rd Grade Division

Registration Dates: 04/01/2017 to 01/23/2018
Start and End Dates: 01/14/2018 to 03/18/2018

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$235.00

Salinas - 4th Grade Division

Registration Dates: 04/01/2017 to 01/23/2018
Start and End Dates: 01/14/2018 to 03/18/2018

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$235.00

Salinas - 5th Grade Division

Registration Dates: 04/01/2017 to 01/23/2018
Start and End Dates: 01/14/2018 to 03/18/2018

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$235.00

Salinas - 6th Grade Division

Registration Dates: 04/01/2017 to 01/23/2018
Start and End Dates: 01/14/2018 to 03/18/2018

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$235.00

Salinas - 7th/8th Grade Division

Registration Dates: 04/01/2017 to 01/23/2018
Start and End Dates: 01/14/2018 to 03/18/2018

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$235.00