Last updated : Friday, 15 September 2023

Under 9 Development Series

The Under 9 Development Series is an amateur football league for boys and girls aged 9 and under. It is designed to provide a fun and challenging environment for young players to learn the fundamentals of football and develop their skills.

The league is divided into two divisions: a competitive division and a recreational division. The competitive division is for players who want to compete at a high level, while the recreational division is for players who want to have fun and learn the game at their own pace.

Under 9 Development Series action

The season runs from September to November, with each team playing 6-8 games. The playoffs are held in November, with the championship game being played on Thanksgiving weekend.


  • The game is played on a field that is 80 yards long and 40 yards wide.
  • There are 11 players on each team: 1 quarterback, 2 running backs, 2 wide receivers, 2 tight ends, 5 offensive linemen, 1 defensive end, 2 linebackers, 2 defensive backs, and 1 kicker.
  • The game is played in four quarters, each of 12 minutes in length.
  • The team that scores the most points wins the game.

How to Get Involved

To get involved in the Under 9 Development Series, you can contact your local recreation department or youth sports organization. You can also find more information on the league's website:


Under 9 Development Series match

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