JHS Lecture Hall


2017 DATES


JUL 31

AUG 07

AUG 14

AUG 21

AUG 28

SEP 05

SEP 11

SEP 18

SEP 25

OCT 02

OCT 09

OCT 16

OCT 23

OCT 30

NOV 06




2017 Jackson Football Important Dates


OHSAA Required Parents Meeting - Monday, May 22, 2017

Attendance is MANDATORY for ONE PARENT and ALL Players

7-8pm; Auxiliary Gym #1


Helmet & Practice Jersey Distribution - Friday, May 26, 2017 (Seniors, Juniors & Sophomores) & Monday, June 12, 2017 (Freshmen)

Friday, May 26, 2017

Seniors @ 1:45pm

Juniors @ 2:35pm

Sophomores @ 3:15pm

Monday, June 12, 2017

Freshmen @ 10:30am (immediately following strength & conditioning

Players are responsible for the safety of their own helmet & jersey throughout the summer. Helmets & practice jerseys will be worn for team camp & 7-on-7's.


Summer Strength & Conditioning

Monday, Wednesday, & Thursday

Begins Monday, June 5th

8-10:30am @ High School Weight Room


All players must be in attendance or have their absence excused by Coach Budd prior to missing. Absences will only be excused for illness, emergency, or if a player is out of town. Unexcused absences at summer strength & conditioning may result in loss of summer lifting privileges.


Youth Football Camp - Monday, June 5- Thursday, June 8, 2017

10am-12pm @ Robert Fife Stadium


All Senior players are expected to assist with the camp (community service hours for school). Juniors and Sophomores by invitation of the coaching staff.





Jackson Team Football Camp - Monday, July 10 - Friday, July 14, 2017

7:30am-12pm @ High School Practice Fields

Helmets, Practice jerseys, Athletic Shorts, Cleats

Players are encouraged to bring a light snack to eat during break.


EDGE Card Fund Raiser 2017

Kick-Off: Monday, July 10; 12-12:30pm (Cards distributed after Team Camp)

Collection Day: Monday, July 24, 5:30pm (Cards collected at Team Night)


Team Night 2017 - Monday, July 24

Attendance is MANDATORY

5:30-9pm @ High School Auxiliary Gyms


7-0n-7 Scrimmages

Attendance is MANDATORY (Counts towards alloted contact days sanctioned by the OHSAA)

The 7-on-7 Scrimmages are for varsity football players or by invitation of the coaching staff. Everyone else is to attend lifting as scheduled on these dates.


Offense: QB/WR/TE/RB/Centers

Defense: ILB/OLB/CB/Safeties


Monday, July 17; Home vs. Alliance 10am-12pm.

Wednesday, July 19; Away @ Ashland University Tournament 9am-3pm (bus @7:45am)

Thursday, July 20; Away @ Akron University Tournament 10am-5pm (bus @9am)


The Team is only taking 40 players = 20 on Team A and 20 on Team B.

Performance over the summer will determine who is selected to participate in the 7-on-7 Scrimmages.


2-A-Day Practices



Monday, July 31; 8am-2pm

All 2-A-Days will be held at the High School

Helmets, Practice Jerseys, Athletic Shorts, Cleats


Equipment will be handed out at practice

Monday July 31 - Seniors & Juniors

Tuesday, August 1 - Sophomores & Freshmen



Friday, August 11; Mentor @ Fife Stadium; V/JV @6pm (Freshmen Saturday, August 12@11am in Mentor)

Friday, August 18; Away @ Walsh Jesuit (V/JV @6pm; Freshmen @4:30pm)