Flag Football

Play With Us!

The City of Spokane Parks and Recreation Department (SPRD) invites you to play in the best Flag Football League in the Northwest! The SPRD Adult Flag Football Program offers divisions for all skill levels in three seasons: Spring, Summer (5on5 only), and Fall.

Spring, Summer, and Fall Seasons

Flag Football

Spring Flag Football League

9 Weeks |Ages 18+ Start the spring out right! This league is divided into five divisions: A Division (Elite), B (Upper Competitive), C (Lower Competitive), D (Recreational), and the new 5on5 format in two divisions. All games played at the Dwight Merkel Sports Complex on Friday nights and all-day Sundays. Dwight Merkel Sports Complex 5701 N Assembly Spokane, WA. Registration closes 02/15/19. $950. 5on5 Division is $350.

Captains Meeting will be at City Hall Council Chambers on TBD.

Activity Number Day of Play Division Name / Level League Dates
# 2407 Sunday & Friday A 03/03 – 05/12
# 2408 Sunday & Friday B 03/03 – 05/12
# 2409 Sunday & Friday C 03/03 – 05/12
# 2410 Sunday & Friday D 03/03 – 05/12
# 2406 Sunday & Friday 5on5 03/03 – 05/12

Flag Football Mayhem Tournament

3 Days | Ages 18+ The Mayhem is the best Flag Football event in the Northwest! This a 3-game guaranteed tournament for upper and lower divisions. Register your team in one of the divisions and join the Mayhem! Dwight Merkel Sports Complex 5701 N Assembly Spokane, WA . Registration closes 05/08/19. $400/team.

Activity Number Division Name / Level Tournament Dates
# 3064 Elite 05/17 – 05/19
# 3063 Competitive 05/17 – 05/19
# 3065 Recreational 05/17 – 05/19

5v5 Summer Flag Football League

7 weeks | Ages 18+ This is the Summer version of the best Flag Football League of the Northwest! 8-game guarantee, with end of season tournament. League will be highly competitive and fast paced in Upper, Lower, and the all NEW Women’s Division. All games will be played at Dwight Merkel Sports Complex starting on Sundays 8 a.m. Register as a team. Free Agents looking for a team, please fill out a form at spokaneparks.org/sports. Registrations closes 6/14/19. Dwight Merkel Sports Complex 5701 N Assembly Spokane, WA. Registration closes 06/14/19. $250/team

Activity Number Day of Play Division Name / Level League Dates
# 3069 Sunday Upper 06/23 – 08/04
# 3068 Sunday Lower 06/23 – 08/04
# 3070 Sunday Women's Open 06/23 – 08/04

Don't Have a Team?

Sign up as a free agent player, and we will help you to get connected with a team, or form your team. Visit our league management website to fill out a form and sign up.

General League Information

Flag Football Player Running

Registration

  • Pay the corresponding registration fee on this website or call 509.755.2489.
    Registration fees are not refundable once the league schedule is posted online.
  • Enroll your Team Roster at www.teamsideline.com/spokane. Make sure all players' information is accurate and correct. The Team Captain is responsible for updating the Team Roster whenever a new player is added to the team.
  • Submit a Waiver of Liability with signatures of all players to the League Supervisor before the first game. Team Captain is responsible for updating the Waiver of Liability whenever a new player is added to the team.
  • Team Captain must sign and submit Player Code of Conduct to the League Supervisor before the first game. Captains are expected to inform players about league conduct expectations.
  • Attend the mandatory Captain's Meeting. Your team will receive a fine of $50 if a representative from your team does not attend this meeting. The fine must be paid before the first game.

Rules

Format

  • Game time is 60 minutes
  • Teams are not guaranteed in the division they register for.
  • Games may be played on Friday nights (6 – 11 pm) or Sundays (8 am - 8 pm).
  • Special scheduling requests may not be granted.

Team Management

Flag Football
  • Team Roster must be updated throughout the season and must reflect the lineup on the field.
  • Rosters are limited to 21 (8on8) and 12 (5on5) registered players.
  • Teams may have (ONLY) up to 3 players playing for teams in an upper division. For instance, if you run a D Division team, you can have up to 3 players who also play in any C Division teams. That applies to C and B Divisions as well.
  • Players may play in another division as long the division is immediately below the highest he is playing for. E.g., A Division players cannot play for a C or D Division team and so on.

Divisions

SPRD offers following divisions in Flag Football: A, B, C, D, and the 5on5 league. If you're not sure what division to register for, please contact Adriano Eva at flagfootball@spokanecity.org. We will help you find out what division will be the best fit for you and your team.

Tournament

SPRD offers several tournaments every year. Find more information about our tournaments