Welcome to the 2019 Football & Cheer Season

Hello everyone and welcome to our 2019 Valley Rush Football and Cheer Season.  Please read below for important information about our upcoming season:

Practices have begun and for football, they are Monday – Friday from 6 – 8 pm at Petit Park.  Cheer practice is Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays from 6 – 8 pm.

Until you receive your practice jerseys, please wear a white T-shirt with your first and last name on the back in marker.

Please remember that in order to practice, all football players need to have turned in physicals stamped by your physician!  

Practice Jerseys and Pants
Each athlete who has fees paid in full will receive a practice jersey and practice pants.  Here is a link to personalize your practice jersey: https://squareup.com/store/rush-track-club/ You can put any name on the back as well as any number.  The cost for a name only is $5 and for a name and number is $10.  Practice jersey personalization orders are due by Tuesday, July 23rd.

Helmets and Shoulder Pads
Helmets and shoulder pads will be passed out on Monday 7/22 to those athletes who are paid in full.

Additional Equipment Needed
Chin Strap
Integrated Girdle w/5-piece pad set

Game Uniforms
The uniform order will be placed this Friday for those athletes who have paid in full.  Your athlete’s last name will be printed on the white jersey which is yours to keep.  The red jersey must be returned at the end of the season.

Spirit Wear
The link to order spirit packs is now live.  Please visit: https://squareup.com/store/rush-track-club/

Intro to Team Managers
Moving forward, team information will be coming directly from your team manager as follows:
Mighty Mite (Red) – Josie Carter
Mighty Mite (Grey) – Adreena Thomas
Bantam – Cheron Lewis
Freshman – Barbara Shirley
Sophomore – Jessica Green
Junior – Carmen Nelson
Senior – Crystal Quigg
Cheer – Coach Tai

Fees and Payments
All fees are due.  The fee for football is $425.   The fee for cheer is $375.  All fees must be paid in full before any equipment or uniforms are handed out.

Birth Certificates
We need to collect original birth certificates for new GCYFL football players.  These will need to be turned in no later than Friday, July 26th and they will be returned after certification.

 Upcoming Important Dates

July 22nd

9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Helmet and Shoulder Pad Distribution – must be paid in full. Petit Park
July 20th

9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Mandatory Coaches Clinic Grace Brethren
2900 Sycamore Avenue
Simi Valley, CA 93065
August 14th

6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Book Certification
(Team Managers Only)
Location TBD
August 17th
Exact time TBD by team

 8:00 am – 12 pm

Mandatory Weigh In Location TBD
August 24th Jamboree Time and Location TBD by Division
August 31st Game 1 – Regular Season Location TBD
September UCLA Youth Football Day  Rose Bowl


2019 RUSH Track Banquet

You are cordially invited to our 2019 Track & Field Banquet which will take place on
Saturday, June 15th at 5:00 pm. 

Please complete the following RSVP form for the address and gate code of the location.

We will be celebrating the end of a wonderful season with a variety of events and we will be distributing trophies and photos commemorating the season.

This will be a pool party (lifeguards will be on duty) so please make sure you have bathing suits, towels, and sunscreen.

There is also a trampoline, and basketball court – so get ready for some pickup games.

A light dinner will be served.  Please feel free to bring a side dish, drinks or desserts.

2019 Valley Rush Football Important Dates


Date Activity Location
August 10, 2019 Early Weigh-In 9:00 am |Royal High (Room: T10)
August 14, 2019 Book Certification 7:00 pm | Team Managers – Royal High (Room: T10)
August 17, 2019 Mandatory Weigh-Ins Rio Mesa High School
August 21, 2019 Late Weigh-In 7:00 pm | Pleasant Valley Fields – Camarillo
August 24, 2019 Jamborees
Times TBD
Mighty Mites  @Grace
Bantam            @Saugus
Freshman         @Fillmore
Sophomore @Carpinteria
Junior         @Newbury Park
Senior             @Rio Mesa
August 31, 2019 Game 1 – Regular Season Football & Cheer
November 16, 2019 Superbowl Football & Cheer
November 23, 2019 Allstar Games Selected Players

Western League Advancers

Congratulations to the following Rush athletes who will advance to the Individual Event Championships (IECs) on Saturday, May 11th at Simi Valley High School.  Click here to view the complete list of advancers.

Girls Boys
Gremlin Girls
Taylor Potts  – 100m, 4×1
Kay’Loni Phillips – 400m, 4×1
Maleiya Franklin – 4×1
Kay’Lei Phillips – 4×1
Bantam Girls
Coco Mitchell – 200m, 400m, HJ, 4×4
Anahi Chandler – 800m, 4×4
Aubrey Ramos – 4×4
Naomi Roeung – 4×4
Giselle Zapata-Castro – SP
Midget Girls
Harlym Harris – 100m, 200m, 400m, 4×1
Ila Brooks – 100m, 4×1
Caitlin Gonzalez – 400m, 4×1, LJ
Kei’asha Brignac – 4×1
Victoria Johnson – SP
Youth Girls
Zoey Igbinigie – 100m, 4×1, HJ
Emmerson Wiggins – 100m, 200m, 4×1, 4×4
Cassidy Ford – 100m, 4×1, 4×4, LJ
Desta Bailey – 400m, 4×1
Lola Ololade – Hdl, 4×4
Laylani Ivy – Hdl, 4×4
Jasmine Thomas – Hdl
Intermediate Girls
Tamia Cumbess – 100m, 200m, LJ
Aminah Bailey – LJ
Gremlin Boys
Pete Buscemi – 100m, 4×1, LJ
Jaycoby Carter – 100m, 400m, 4×1
Howard Cross – 200m, 4×1
Donoven Franklin – 400m, 4×1
Greyson Watford – 400m, 800m, 4×4
Jordan Green – 400m, 4×4
Frank Johnson – 800m, 4×4, LJ
Cameron Lewis – 4×4
Bantam Boys
Nathan Chandler – 400m, 800m, 4×4
Jayden Zorns – 400m, 800m, 4×4
Demorye’ Potts – 4×1
Myles Cross – 4×1, 4×4
Maxwell Essang  – 4×1, 4×4
Tabary McKnight – 4×1, SP
Jayden Williams – SP
Midget Boys
Antrell Harris – 100m, 200m, 400m, 4×4
Will Bryson – 800m, 4×4
Nicholas Diaz – Hdl
Jayden Green – 4×4
Jay Saucillo – 4×4
Youth Boys
Shane Powell – 200m, 400m, 4×1, 4×4
Dijon Stanley – 200m, 400m, 4×1, 4×4
Peyton Waters – Hdl, 4×1, HJ
Chris Ekdahl – 4×1, 4×4
Ryan Campuzano – 4×1, 4×4, SP
Arion Lang – 4×1, 4×4
Ceyanu Chandler – 4×1, 4×4, HJ
Gavin Essang – 4×1, 4×4, HJ, LJ
Nicholas Cross – 4×4
Intermediate Boys
Solemn Lincoln – 100m, HJ
Sky Clay – 200m, 400m
Tony Pineda – 400m
Jason Wagner – HJ