If you are interested in getting more information about coaching a youth football team, head over to our Coaching Information tab. Coaching applications will be posted here in February 2020.  Coaches are subject to background checks prior to being officially appointed to their team. For additional questions, email

A Framework for 21st Century Football

The Football Development Model allows us to … Instill solid fundamentals Develop better players Provide multiple entry points and game options Create developmentally appropriate skill instruction By teaching the game in a fun and engaging way, we can more effectively meet players’ developmental needs based on their individual stages of growth and development. Read more atContinue reading “A Framework for 21st Century Football”

Single vs. Multi-Sport Athletes

“Your child should be a multisport athlete!” You’ve probably seen the fired-up Facebook posts and urgent cries for young athletes to accumulate sports like badges of honor. Ohio State football coach Urban Meyer has repeatedly said he recruits only multisport athletes. But is it realistic for your student-athlete to play multiple sports? Is it stillContinue reading “Single vs. Multi-Sport Athletes”

Board of Directors

Elections for our 2020 Board of Directors was held on February 1, 2020. Congratulations to all our Board Members! Visit our Board Members page to see new office holders! If you or someone you know may be interested in joining the Board of Directors, send an email to CYFA at for more information. Board ofContinue reading “Board of Directors”