All PAL Pop Warner Football teams headed to Treasure Coast Football Conference Playoffs
Fort Pierce PAL Eagles closed out the 2014 Pop Warner football season with two undefeated teams and all four eligible teams advancing to the Treasure Coast playoffs to be held on Saturday, October 25, 2014.
The Midget and Pee Wee teams are undefeated and the Junior Midget and Junior Pee Wee teams clinched third and second place in the district, respectively. The teams will be travelling to Delray Beach, Royal Palm Beach and Palm Beach Gardens to face their opposition in the first round of playoffs.
“This has been the most successful year of Pop Warner that we have had in decades,” said Pop Warner President Nick Mimms. “We have a lot of amazing talent in Fort Pierce.”
Last year, the Fort Pierce PAL Eagles Midget Team captured the Treasure Coast Pop Warner Football Division II title with an 18-0 win over the number one ranked Boca Braves. The team advanced to the second round of the Southeast Regional Division Playoffs but were eliminated by the Tocolcy Red Raiders in Miami.
At 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, the second-place Fort Pierce Eagles Junior Pee Wee team faces the third-place Riviera Beach Chargers at the Delray Beach field, located at 2501 N Seacrest Blvd., Delray Beach.
At 1:00 p.m. on Saturday, the first-place Fort Pierce PAL Eagles Pee Wee team faces the fourth-place Boca Raton Braves at the Delray Beach field, located at 2501 N Seacrest Blvd., Delray Beach.
At 3:00 p.m. on Saturday, the third-place Fort Pierce PAL Eagles Junior Midget team faces the second-place Riviera Beach Chargers at the Royal Palm Beach field, located at 151 Lamstein Lane, Royal Palm Beach.
At 5:00 p.m. on Saturday, the first-place Fort Pierce PAL Eagles Midget team faces the fourth-place West Palm Beach Wild cats at the Palm Beach Gardens field, located at 347 Hiatt Drive, Palm Beach Gardens.
Generally the players on the Midget team are between the ages of 12 and 15; Pee Wee team players are 9 to 12 years old; Junior Midget players are 10 to 13 years old and Junior Pee Wee players are 8 to 11 year old. The players for each division must also meet a strict weight requirement to ensure safe and balanced competition.
For all the teams advancing to the second round of the Treasure Coast Football Conference playoffs, the games will be held Saturday and Sunday, November 1st and 2nd at the Port St. Lucie field, located at 800 SW Darwin Blvd. Port St. Lucie, Florida 34953.