Team Alberta U16

Football Alberta will be participating in the 2020 Football Canada Western Challenge in Abbotsford B.C. from July 11-17, 2020.  To be eligible to play Team Alberta you must be born in 2005 or 2006, no exceptions.  Contact your Bantam or High School Head Coach to get your Nomination Form to register online.

STEP 1 – Selection Camps
  • EDMONTON NORTH will host one Selection Camp and select 3 equal Alberta Summer Games teams
    • April 3-5 at U of A Foote Field.
    • A draft will be held by the coaches on April 5th to select the 3 teams.
    • In addition, 35 players will be named to the Team Alberta U16 Top 100 Selection Camp.
  • CALGARY METRO will host one Selection Camp and select 3 equal Alberta Summer Games teams.
    • April 17-19 in Calgary at McMahon Stadium.
    • A draft will be held by the coaches on April 19th to select the 3 teams.
    • In addition, 35 players will be named to the Team Alberta U16 Top 100 Selection Camp.
  • SOUTH will hold Selection Camps in Medicine Hat and Lethbridge to select one team.
    • Saturday April 18 – Methanex Bowl – Medicine Hat.
    • Saturday April 25 – U of L stadium – Lethbridge.
    • Saturday May 9 – Final Selection Camp in Medicine Hat.
    • In addition, 15 players will be named to the Team Alberta U16 Top 100 Selection Camp.
  • CENTRAL will hold a Selection Camp to select one team.
    • May 1-3 in Red Deer at Great Chief Park.
    • In addition, 15 players will be named to the Team Alberta U16 Top 100 Selection Camp.
STEP 2 – Top 100 Selection Camp
  • Top 100 U16 Selection Camp held May 29-31 – Red Deer.
  • 5 Practices and a Scrimmage
  • Players will be on their own for transportation, accommodations and meals
STEP 3 – Football Canada U16 Western Challenge
  • Team Alberta Mini Camp – July 9-11, 2020 – Sherwood Park.
  • Football Canada U16 Western Challenge Abbotsford, B.C. – July 11-17, 2020.
  • 10 practices and 2 games.
  • Team Registration includes airfare to Abbotsford, accommodations, meals, apparel and all expenses.
 Team Alberta U16 Cost to Participate
  • $85 – Team Alberta U16 Regional Selection Camp
  • $50 – Top 100 Selection Camp (players are responsible for their own accommodations and food)
  • $1,600 – Football Canada Western Challenge (players responsible for transportation to minicamp 
2019 Team Western Canada

Football Canada has recognized the achievements of 40 players who participated at the 2019 U-16 Western Challenge in Kamloops, BC by selecting them as tournament all-stars.  11 of the 40 All-Stars are from Team Alberta!

Congratulations to the following All-Stars from Team Alberta U16!

  • Zachary Pipe, RB
  • Duncan Critich, RB
  • Carter Kettyle, WR/K
  • Xavier Bueckert, OL
  • Adam Uguak, DL
  • Waylon Becker, DL
  • Mateo Gramaglia, LB
  • Beck Robinson, DB
  • Carson Brooks, DB
  • Abdul Kiawen, DB
2019 Team Alberta U16 – Roster
2019 Junior Bowl Video – Watch here JUNIOR BOWL 
2018 Team Alberta U16 – Roster
2017 Team Alberta U16 –  Roster

Bantam/Junior Bowl History
2019 – South 14 North 13
2017 – South 27 North 8
2015 – South 31 North 13
2013 – South 19 North 8
2011 – South 28 North 14
2009 – South 13 North 10
2007 – South 17 North 6
2005 – North 21 South 14