2020 season information

2020 REGISTRATION INFORMATION:


Tryout Fees $300 (non refundable)

 Season Fees $525

Payment plans are available and must be paid in full by May 17, 2020. Payment plans cannot go beyond May 17, 2020.  

*Niagara Spears also offers Player Sponsorship Program and fundraising opportunities to reduce the cost of your season fees. Pro Kids, Canadian Tire Jump Start and KidSport applications are available through our registrar—ask for details. 

There is also a $100 volunteer bond.

*Once 4 hours is completed, the bond is returned to you.  

OFA Insurance- ontariofootball.ca

*Must be paid for and copy of 2020 verification provided to Governor before any player can take the field to participate in the tryouts. OFA is completed online starting January 1, 2020 and paid to Ontario Football National Registry

Equipment Deposit of $400 via cheque or credit card authorization form

*is mandatory and required before athletes receive any equipment. Niagara Spears provides helmets, shoulder pads, practice pants, pads for pants, game day jersey and pants. Equipment deposit is returned when equipment borrowed is returned.


REGISTRATION MUST BE COMPLETED IN PERSON AT THE CLUBHOUSE 76 RIDLEY ROAD WEST, ST. CATHARINES, ON L2S 3V5

 ***PLEASE NOTE*** When visiting our club house, you must enter the complex from Benfield Drive.

You can no longer get through from Louth Street.

 Tuesday October 8, 2019 from 6pm to 8pm

Thursday October 24, 2019 from 6pm to 8pm

Tuesday November 5, 2019 from 6pm to 8pm

Wednesday November 20, 2019 from 6pm to 8pm

Wednesday December 11, 2019 from 6pm to 8pm 

Saturday January 4, 2020 from 10am to 2pm

Wednesday January 8, 2020 from 5:30pm to 9pm

Saturday January 11, 2020 from 10am to 2pm

Tuesday January 14, 2020 from 5:30pm to 9pm  

Saturday January 18, 2020 from 10am to 2pm

Wednesday January 22, 2020 from 5:30pm to 9pm  

Registration can also be completed in person at our indoor tryouts however, unless your player has verification of their 2020 OFA registration, they will be unable to participate on the field that day

TRY OUTS


Held at Youngs Sportsplex

(570 River Rd, Welland, ON L3B 5N4)

Try Out dates are as follows:

Varsity (2003, 2002, 2001) 

Every Saturday from noon to 1:30pm

 January 25, February 1, 8, 15, 22, 29, March 7, 14, 21, 28  

Junior Varsity (2005, 2004)

Every Saturday from noon to 1:30pm 

January 25, February 1, 8, 15, 22, 29, March 7, 14, 21, 28  

Bantam (2007, 2006) 

Every Sunday from 10:30am to noon 

January 26, February 2, 9, 16, 23, March 1, 8, 15, 22, 29

 Starting in April tryouts head to Kiwanis Field

 (240 St. Paul St. West, St. Catharines) 3 nights per week.