Skills Positions
Improve foot-eye coordination and footwork through these drills. 

 

Better Ball Handling
Every coaching session includes ball handling fundamentals.


Improved Flexibility & Range of Motion

Stretching is a critical part of any athletic routine. We know that.
 

Correct Footwork Application
We'll help your player apply proper footwork to his/her complete game. 



To learn more about Knox Metro Youth Football League, please visit the website at:https://knoxcounty.org/parks/football.php


Character Building

While we have experienced a great deal of success as a football program on the field of play, our #1 goal as a program is to develop our players into becoming better men!  We accomplish this by developing our culture as a team to emphasize; Attitude, Discipline, and Sacrifice. 


Training Content

Coaches

 

ALL of our  coaches are

usa football level 1 certified. 

 

These certifications include:


  • Concussion Recognition & Response
  • Heat Preparedness & Hydration
  • Sudden Cardiac Arrest
  • Proper Equipment Fitting
  • Heads Up Tackling®
  • Heads Up Blocking

- See more at: http://usafootball.com


PROGRAM ACHIEVEMENTS

         POWELL YOUTH FOOTBALL 

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​​​FAQS:


What is Powell Youth Football Organization?

Powell Youth Football Teams participate in the Knox Metro Youth Football League.

Does my child have to attend Powell Schools to play Powell Youth Sports?

A child does not have to attend Powell Schools to play in Powell Sports.

What is the screening process for Powell Youth Football coaches?

Coaches complete an application and submit to a thorough background check through Knox County Government. Coaches are also certified in concussion recognition via USA Football training.

When is registration?

Registration days vary and will be posted on this site. 

Where do I register my child?

Specific area is announced when registration info is released.

Powell High School Sports Complex, Powell-Levi Ball Field, and area restaurants provide space for sign-ups.

What are the fees?

Flag Football: 

   $85.00 per player

(includes jersey and league fees)

Tackle Football:

   $185.00 per player and discounted rates for siblings. 

(Does NOT include cleats or mouth piece.  Player gets to keep the jersey at the end of the season.)

 
When are the practices?

Practice days and times differ with each age group.  Coaches will set practice days and times.  

Where are the practices held?

Practices are held at Powell-Levi Ball Park.

When are the games?

Game days differ with each age group.  Knox Metro Youth Football determines the game schedules for football.

Where are the games played?

Regular season games are played at the Knox County Schumpert Park and John Tarleton fields. Bowl Games are played at Powell High School and other high school fields.

How are Football teams formed?

Flag Football Teams are for ages 5-6
Tackle Football Teams are for ages 7-14

**Players are assigned to teams based on their age as of August 1

Are there any rules concerning playing time for Football?
***Rules and Regulations by KMYFL***

Suggested Player Participation for Jr. Grasshopper, Grasshopper, & Grasscutters:

a) KMYFL strongly encourages each team to allow each player suited and eligible to play at least four (4) plays during the game at the Jr. Grasshopper, Grasshopper and Grasscutter divisions. This is not a requirement and cannot be tracked by KMYFL. Each commission may have their own minimum play rules.

b) A fifth assistant coach will be allowed at this level to track participation (this coach must also meet all coaching requirements, such as passing the national background screening).

c) The assistant coach should inform the head coach at half time of players who have not yet played four (4) plays


------THEREFORE PLAYTIME WILL BE BASED ON TEAM RULES RELEASED BY EACH INDIVIDUAL COACH-------


Are there any rules concerning position assignments?

There are no rules concerning position assignments.  Assignments are made at the discretion of the coaches.