The Dover Patriots' football program mission is to provide an environment for student athletes to learn life skills such as, Responsibility, Leadership, and Life Goal Setting Skills.
MIGHTY MITES: 5 & 6
PEEWEE: 7 & 8
MIDGETS: 9 & 10
JUNIOR VARSITY: 11 & 12
VARSITY: 13 & 14
*LEAGUE AGE AS OF JULY 31ST OF THE CURRENT YEAR*
BEFORE any Player can practice, all Physical Forms must be turned in.
2022 Football Head Coaches
Practices CAN begin on July 1st
Time: 6:30pm - 8:30pm (Mon, Tue, Thurs, Fri)
When school begins practices will be held only 3 days per week:
Monday, Tuesday, and Thursday.
Time: 6:30pm - 8:30pm
MIGHTY MITES: 9:00 AM / 7:45AM
PEEWEE: 10:30 AM / MM Halftime
MIDGETS: 12:00PM / PW Halftime
JV: 2:00PM / Midget Halftime
VARSITY: 4:00PM / JV Halftime
Interested in coaching for the Dover Patriots?
We're currently looking for Football coaches.
Every member of the Patriots (Volunteer) must pass a background check and complete applicable training to their role(s).
Hillsborough county requires a specific sport such as Cheer and/or Football and concussion training/certification at minimum for any volunteer. In addition to the county/state requirements, The Dover Patriots also require Heal Illness training/certifications.
Hillsborough County now requires ALL COACHES to be CPR certified.
We have provided some approved links below. The Heat and Concussion online certification training are free.
Nays Volunteer training will cost a small fee.
CPR certification will cost a small fee. However, If you choose to complete another course, it must be recognized by the American Heart Association and cover use of an AED.
The content you will learn could help prevent serious injury or save a life!!
If you have any questions on the specific requirements related to coaching or volunteering please let us know.
To complete your training/certification requirements online, please click on the links below.
Before you submit your background check, please have a conversation with the Athletic Director.