ABOUT MACKTOWN WARRIORS FOOTBALL

OUR PHILOSOPHY

The Macktown Warriors youth football organization was established on the principles of safety, sportsmanship, and character building.

It is our goal to develop kids into hardworking, respectful young athletes, and ultimately prepare them for competition at the high school level. We pride ourselves on the concepts of “Team” and “Family.” Our players first become teammates who are unified by the game, and then by their commitment to one another.

Macktown Warriors understand what it takes to become champions.
They learn to be their best in the face of adversity and be humble in victory. Instruction at the lower levels centers on fundamentals of football and gradually focuses more on competitive skills at the upper levels. Playing time is a focus at every level.

Providing a safe environment is our highest priority. Organization coordinators oversee the coaching staff to ensure that our kids are not only taught to play the game in the safest manner possible, but that everyone is treated fairly and with respect.
Go Warriors!

Macktown Warriors are a registered 501(c)(3) Charitable Organization. Check out the video below to see more about our organization.

Good Morning, Macktown Parents!

Several updates for this week:

Our 3rd/4th graders are still in their season with the Milton Youth Football League.

3rd/4th Grade GOLD vs Badgers
Game 9:00 am Players arrive 8:00 am

3rd/4th Grade BLUE vs Buckeyes
Game 10:15 am Players arrive 9:15 am

Our year-end banquet is Sunday, October 27th at Willowbrook School. We will be serving a concession lunch - hot dogs, brats & burgers along with our left over drinks, chips, popcorn & nachos from the concession stand. We will not be having families bring food for pot luck as we have done in the past.

The schedule is as follows:
Banquet set-up 11:00 am - 12:30 pm No need to sign up - just come at this time if you'd like to help us set up & cook the food

Equipment return will begin at 12:15 pm - this is the only scheduled return time for 3rd/4th graders and 7th grade.

Lunch will be served at 1:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Program will be from 1:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Banquet clean up from 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

We will also be handing out player/team pictures at the banquet.

In lieu of families bringing items for potluck lunch, we are asking that you make a donation to the organization for the meal (we will have donation containers during the meal)

Everyone have a great week!
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Macktown Junior Tackle

Trevor.. what can you say the heart of a Lion! Proud to say he is Macktown Warrior.. and so are his brothers!Starting off our Thursday Players of the Week with #26 Trevor Diemel, a SR LB and member of the LOD. Trevor returns to Hononegah football after taking is Junior year off. Trevor is one of the many football players that also stand out on the Hononegah Wrestling Team, where he wrestled at 120# for the Indians. ... See MoreSee Less

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Macktown Junior Tackle

Ashton is a Macktown Junior Tackle family member! And always supports his little brothers at every game. Great job Ashton!#9 Ashton Banker is one of the most versatile players on the field, playing both Defensive Back and Wide Receiver. So far this season, Ashton has 7 total tackles, 2 of them solo and 1 interception last week vs. Freeport. ... See MoreSee Less

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Logan Kittle another great Macktown Junior Tackle standout!Another Junior Offensive Lineman is #70, Logan Kittle. Another former Macktown Warrior, Logan is very well rounded as he also participates on the Robotic Team, sings in the Hononegah Choir and is a member of the Indian Track team in the Spring. ... See MoreSee Less

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Macktown Junior Tackle

Haden Jones. Macktown Junior Tackle PrideOur first Thursday Player of the Week is Junior Offensive Lineman, #63 Haden Jones. Haden is one of the many players that came to the Indians from the Macktown Warriors Program. Haden looks to get some experience during this last stretch of the season in anticipation of a big Senior Year, where Haden is expected to be a big part of the Offensive Line. ... See MoreSee Less

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FAQ

Q: What leagues are we afilliated with?

A: 3rd and 4th grades are part of the Milton Youth Football. 5th – 8th are part of the Big14 conference.

Q: Where are practices?

A: Rockton Sports Complex at 12678 Old River Rd. Rockton, IL 61072.

Q: How many days do we practice?

A: 5th-8th grade teams practice (5) days a week until school starts, then we practice (4) days (Monday-Thursday). Lil’ Warriors (3rd and 4th grade) practice (4) days a week (Monday-Thursday) until 9/3 when they will go to (2) practices a week (Tuesday/Thursday).

Q: What equipment does the team provide?

A: We provide: helmet, shoulder pads, thigh, knee, and butt pads, practice uniform & pants with belt along with a girdle.

Q: What equipment do parents need to provide?

A: Parents are responsible for providing their child’s: cleats, cup, mouth piece, and water bottle. NOTE: Macktown does have a supply of gently used football cleats if needed.

Q: What grades receive a free jersey?

A: 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th and 8th grades.

Q: Where do 3rd/4th graders play?

A: They will play in Milton at 301 West High Street, Milton, Wis. 53563

Q: Where do 5th-8th graders play?

A: Home games are played at Rockton Athletic Fields, and away games are at their opponent’s field. See our Field Locations page for addresses.

Q: Is there a fundraising raffle?

A: Yes. We ask that all parents participate to help fund the organization.

Q: Are you a not for profit entity?

A: Yes, Macktown Warriors Football is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization.

Q: How do I volunteer?

A: When you register you will be asked to volunteer. If you wish to opt out, you will be asked to pay $50.

Q: I have a specific question. Who can I call?

A: You can call any of these numbers:
* Matt Strand – 815-519-4942

Q: How do we donate to the Macktown Warriors?

A: You can call any of these numbers:
* Matt Strand – 815-519-4942

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