The National Youth Sports Coaches Association
All of our coaches are certified by the NYSCA and complete their conclusion awareness training every season.
IHSAA, and NFHS
IHSAA, and NFHS (The National Federation of State High School Associations) compliant training and certification for concussions and heat illness prevention.
Game Changers Video Series
A series of videos developed by the National Alliance for Youth Sports in which well-known and respected professional and collegiate coaches and current and former athletes sit down to share incredible insight on their lives; discuss the influential coaches and parents who impacted them growing up; and reveal how those experiences not only led to their success in sports but enabled them to become respected and productive members of society.
A LETTER TO MOMS
Chris Creighton, Head Football Coach at Eastern Michigan University writes about invaluable lessons, situations, and experiences he experienced through football.
Game Changers: Orel Hershiser (Episode 5)
This famous Los Angeles Dodger would have been an outstanding Knight! This video with Orel Hershiser embodies everything we hold to be true in youth athletics and says it better than anyone has before.
Heads Up Football
Safety is our number one concern when teaching tackling and the basis for our running weight restrictions. This video does a good job of explaining good, safe tackling technique and is promoted by all of our coaches from Little Gridiron to our varsity.