Frequently Asked Questions:
Where do the Pax River Raiders Football and Cheer Practice? A majority of the Football and all of the Cheer Teams will practice at Lancaster Park, Park Hall, or the surrounding areas of Lexington Park.
Where are Pax River Raiders Home Games Played? Lancaster Park Fields #1, #2 and.or #5
What will I need to buy in addition to the equipment that Pax River Raiders Supply? You will be responsible for Football Cleats, an Athletic Supporter, and an Athletic Girdle (5 Piece Compression Girdle). Athletic Girdles available for sale either online or you can find them at any Sporting Goods Store. We will provide Knee Pads.
What does my registration fee cover (Football)? The Registration costs cover a Secondary Insurance Policy that is mandatory to participate on any Rec and Parks Field, Field Maintenance (Paint, Ropes, etc.), Participation Fees, Equipment Reconditioning and a Major Cost is REFEREES. It will also cover the cost of Regular Season Trophy's. New for 2014 Registration Fees will cover the cost of JERSEYS.
What must be returned at the end of the season? All Equipment Issued for use must be returned, Including Helmets, Chin Straps, Ear Pieces, Shoulder Pads, Rib Protectors (If Issued), Uniforms including Practice and Game Pants, and Knee Pads.
How Can I Help? Volunteer? Coach? Please contact David Burris
for Football Inquiries and Amy Raley at
for Cheerleading Inquiries. All coaches must pass a Community Standards Background Check and be up to date for NYSCA Training provided by St. Mary's County Recreation and Parks. All coaches must take a Concussion Awarness Course that is offered online free of charge.
How can I be guaranteed a Team when I register? Please sign up early! When Registering either Online or In Person make sure you know the Coach(s) that you prefer to play for. Upcoming Coaches will be listed on the "Coaching Staff" Page after April 1st. All requests can NOT be guaranteed, but we will do our best to communicate to you your options.
How will I know which Weight/Age Division to Sign up for? The Upcoming Division Breakdown Chart will be posted no later than April 1st, once the chart is posted, should you have any questions please contact A FOOTBALL COMMISSIONER or any of the Board Members.
What will I need when I register (Football)? Walk In Registrations will require completed Registration Forms and a Copy of a Birth Certificate, all medical forms must be filled out and Birth Certificates must be received before equipment can be issued. Copies of Report Cards will be need for 8th Grade Unlimited Teams. Please make sure WEIGHT IS ACCURATE when registering ONLINE.
ADDITIONAL QUESTIONS? Please email PRR at