Available to: Grades 7-12
Season: Fall
Home: Thirlby Field


Josh Sellers or (231) 946-1180

Junior Varsity
Craig Bauer or (231) 645-1717

Middle School
Sean McCardel or (231) 631-7111



Gladiator Football Youth Mini Camp (For Grades 1-6)
August 19, 2016
(Registration deadline August 12)

Directed by: Coach Josh Sellers with the 2016 Varsity Players
Date: August 19, 2016 from 10 am-1 pm (check in at 9:30 am)
Location: Thirlby Field (St. Francis High School Gym in the event of inclement weather)
Cost: $30*(Checks payable to SF Football, bring day of camp)

  • Registration fee includes lunch, 2016 SF football T-shirt, and autographed team photo.
  • Participants will also be invited to run out on the field with the Varsity team during the home opener Thursday, September 1.
  • Raffle tickets will be available for purchase the day of camp! One lucky winner will be drawn to be Honorary Team Captain for every home game! $1 per ticket or $5 for 6 tickets.

Registration: Please fill out registration below and submit via this form by NOON on Friday, AUGUST 12.

Late registration will take place the morning of camp starting at 9:30 am; however, ONLY PRE-REGISTERED CAMPERS WILL RECEIVE A T-SHIRT THE DAY OF CAMP. All others will be issued their t-shirt at the home opener.

Thank you!

Registration Form

About The Program

Traverse City St. Francis Football is one of the most successful programs in the State of Michigan, winning over 75% of games played since its inception in 1951.  Our program lays claim to two mythical state titles in 1973 and 1974 (prior to the start of a state playoff system in 1975) along with championships in 1992, 1999, 2003, 2005, 2008 and 2009.  Additionally, St. Francis Football finished as state runners-up in 1983, 1998 and 2007.  These accomplishments are in addition to numerous regional, district and conference championships earned over the years.  All the success on the field has been accompanied by consistent All Academic rankings in the upper echelon of all schools Michigan.  The football program has sent dozens of players on to play collegiately including the All-time leading rusher at Carnegie Mellon University in Travis Sivek.  Max Bullough served two years as team captain at Michigan State Univeristy and is currently in the NFL with the Houston Texans.  Joe Kerridge was named permanent offensive captain of the offense at the University of Michigan for the 2015 season.