Kuna Optimist Football

Experience Football and Cheer right here in Kuna!  Develop skills, have fun, and make friends.
Kuna Youth Football and Cheer Opportunities
** Flex Football – Ages 6-8
** Tackle Football – Ages 8-12
** Cheer – Ages 6-13

Football Players must be weighed to complete the registration process and be placed on a team whether they are new or returning players.

* April 1 to June 24th – Online Registration Open
Kuna weigh-in and Fitting Dates (Location TBD)
* May 20   –   9AM to Noon
* June 1     –    6PM to 8PM
* June 24  –   10AM to Noon


Returning Players who complete registration, pay fees, and make weight by June 1, 2023 will be placed on their team from last season

New Players completing registration by June 1, 2023 requesting a specific team will be given priority based on available space and date registration is completed.

Tackle players are assigned to teams within leagues based on age as of September 1st, 2023.   Players who weigh more than the maximum weight for their league at registration will have the option to play up a maximum of two leagues but have to be at or under the maximum for that league.


All cheer participants must be fitted for a uniform at one of the weigh-in / fitting dates shown above. (June 24th is the deadline)

Cheerleaders with siblings playing football will be placed on a cheer squad for that team as long as there has been a cheer squad assigned to the team.

Cheer squads will have a mix of ages and skill levels

Refunds – Once practices start, refunds will not be given.  Prior to the start of practice, refunds will be issued at the discretion of the Kuna Youth Football and Cheer Organization, less any transaction fees.
Practice starts August 7th
Jamboree for Junior / Senior Teams – August 19th
Games as indicated below
August 26th – Regular Season begins
No Games Labor Day Weekend
September 9th
September 16th
September 23rd
September 30th
October 7th
October 14th – Regular Season Ends
October 21st – Bowl Day (For all Senior Teams and Junior and Senior Championship)

Contact Kuna Youth Football and Cheer:
P.O. Box 635 Kuna, ID 83634