Fall Season is officially SOLD OUT!
Congratulations to all our Families that signed up. It’s going to be another banner season!
We are at max capacity, so registration is officially closed, and we are opening our waitlist. If we find more Coaches, we can add more players.
The good news, for those on the bubble of playing or not, there’s no deposit required to place your name on the waitlist. If a spot opens, we will contact you based on the order you signed up (1st on the list gets added first).
Action required- to add your name to the waitlist, go to our website www.desertsandsfnl.com and click on the registration tab. When you try to register it will say “sold out” and ask if you want to put your name on the waitlist? Enter your information and you will be contacted if a spot opens. No deposit will be required so do not hesitate to add you name to the waitlist.
We will start Team formation this week, our Coaches meeting is Aug 15th 6pmPractices start week of Aug 22nd, and our Preseason skills clinic is scheduled for Aug 27 9am-12pm
Coaches are NEEDED! We need your help!
Saturday, August 27th time TBD
PreK - 8th grade- participants will be grouped by grade levels
Give your Kids the extra training and edge they need to make this their best season yet!
$60 dollar fee includes:
Location: Colonel Mitchell Paige Middle School, Palm Royale Drive, La Quinta, CA, USA -
Share the spotlight-
Parents, If you want your kids to share the spotlight, please upload and share your action photos photos with our Social Media Director @ FNLvictoria@aol.com
Plus... if your children have been recognized for academic or community excellence let us know and we will catch our Players doing things right!
Other important information:
1st & 2nd:
Red Div. – 1st Texas Longhorns – Coach Eric Morlong
2nd – Arizona St – Coach Devin Dyson
Blue Div. – 1st Tennessee – Coach Chris Geraurd
2nd Notre Dame – Coach Michael Davitt
3rd & 4th:
Red Div. – 1st Notre Dame – Coach Michael Davitt
2nd USC - Anthony Gonzales
Blue Div. – 1st LSU Manual Rhodabarger
2nd TCU – Coach Rene Zemora
5th & 6th:
Yellow Div. - 1st Oregon - Coach Armen Altounian
2nd Alabama - Coach Albert Villa
Red Div. - 1st Minnesota - Coach Jory Kirchhevel
2nd - Penn St. Coach Bruce Brown
Blue Div. - 1st Fresno St. Coach Roy Guzman
2nd Texas Tech - Coach Areal Gonzales
7th & 8th:
Red Div. - 1st Cal Coach Alfred Franco
2nd Ole Miss - Coach Ethan Horne
Blue Div. - 1st Nebraska - Coach James Mawhiney
2nd Notre Dame - Coach Matt Downs
Desert Sands Friday Night Lights-DSFNL
Fall Season 2022
PLAY WITH FRIENDS, NEIGHBORS, CLASSMATES
6V6* - 8-9 PLAYERS/ROSTER
5 DIVISIONS (K, 1ST/2ND, 3RD/4TH, 5TH/6TH, 7TH/8TH)
NON CONTACT = FEWER INJURIES
SKILL POSITIONS - QB, WR, RB, DB
ONLY 1 PRACTICE PER WEEK
EVERYONE PLAYS 3 OUT OF 4 QUARTERS
GAMES ON FRIDAY Nights
*PROFESSIONAL - PAID GAME OFFICIALS*
Pictures and TROPHIES
Remember the regular season is about Team development, “EVERYONE makes the PLAYOFFS”; so Keep it FUN!!
The impact you can make on this Community and this new generation can be life altering. The Life lessons you teach will be much more enduring than your record.
Whether you like it or not you are role models. Control your sidelines. You set the tone for the Players, Parents, and ultimately the league; so win or lose, do it with Class. Demonstrate Good Sportsmanship, shake hands after every game, and genuinely thank the opponent for the opportunity to compete.
“New Spotlight Player award- Coaches please be active nominating your players for Community, Academic or Athletic excellence! Every week we will select an individual that best embodies the ideals we prize as a League.
Lastly, Control you Sidelines Remind your Families: “Coaches Coach, Refs Ref, Players Play and Parents Cheer. If we all stick to our roles we will have another Banner Season.
P.O. Box 11034
Palm Desert, CA 92255-1034
COMMISSIONER K, /1st & 2nd / 3rd & 4th Grade Divisons
COMMISSIONER 5th & 6th / 7th & 8th Grade Divisions
Have any practice or game photos or videos that you want to share with us?
Send them to our Web and Social Media Director at FNLvictoria@aol.com
14 FNL Football Leagues to choose from. Please Visit their websites for more information: