Next Stars Youth Tackle Football

Congratulations to the 2023 Next Stars Youth Tackle Football 11–12-year-old League Champions: The Mudbugs!

The Mudbugs

Tackle football is played through the City of Lake Charles Recreation Department. For more information, call (337) 491-1280 or email

Team Registration Only. Participants must be at least 9 years old and cannot be 13 by the start of registration in the playing year.

Participants interested in flag football, for players 9 and under, should contact Ward 3 Recreation by calling (337) 990-0112.

Next Stars Football League Season play typically runs September-October.