What's New
Monday, July 13, 2015
Registration for the 2015 Tackle Football A and B leagues, as well as all Cheerleading divisions, has ended.

Flag A and Flag B football will remain open until early August.
Sunday, July 12, 2015
JYFA Tackle League Equipment Fitting / Hand-outs and Height / Weight Measurements:

Fit and distribute helmets, shoulder pads, thigh pads, knee pads and mouthpieces.  Also collecting official height and weight measurements.

Location:  Football shed located behind the high school baseball stadium, to the left of the picnic pavilion.

Date:  Saturday, July 18th, 2015

Make-Up Date:  If you are unable to attend one of the following time slots, the make-up date will be Tuesday, July 21 from 5:00 PM to 6:00 PM, same location as above.

  • 9:00 AM:  players with last names beginning with the letter A-C
  • 10:00 AM:  players with last names beginning with the letter D-G
  • 11:00 AM:  players with last names beginning with the letter H-L
  • 12:00 PM:  players with last names beginning with the letter M-P
  • 1:00 PM:  players with last names beginning with the letter R-Z
  • 2:00 PM:  players that were unable to make their time slot

Reminder:  Players that have neither paid nor submitted and been approved for financial aid will not receive pads. 

JYFA Community Combine

Player conditioning, evaluations, fundamentals and fun.  Bring Water, Wear cleats, t-shirt, shorts and helmets.

Dates:  Sunday, July 19 through Wednesday July, 22

Time:  From 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM each evening, check-in begins at 5:30 PM each night.

Note:  Mandatory for all tackle players, unless excused….notify commissioner via email (commissioner@jacksonfootball.com) if your child cannot attend.


  • Sunday (Robert Fife Stadium)
  • Monday (Robert Fife Stadium) 
  • Tuesday (South Complex, behind high school baseball stadium)
  • Wednesday (Robert Fife Stadium)


JYFA Player Draft

Date: Thursday, July 23

Who:  Tackle Coaches and their Assistants (Not open to players or parents.)

Purpose: The draft will assign any new or returning player who is not returning to the same team to one of the tackle teams.  Once players are assigned, the head coach will contact parents to inform them what team they are on, and when and where the first practice will take place. Expect to hear from your coach by Sunday, July 26th.


First Tackle Practice with Team

Date: Monday, August 3rd

Details:  Coach will inform parents where and when to show up for the first team practice.


JYFA Youth Night at the JHS Varsity Game

Date: Friday, August 28th

Location:  Robert Fife Stadium

Details:  All JYFA Players and Cheerleaders wearing their jersey get free admittance to the first varsity football game of the year against Akron East. 


Jackson Youth Football Night at the Races Fundraiser

Date: Saturday, October 17th

Time:  6:00 PM - 11:00 PM

Location:  Shady Hollow Country Club

Details:  Save the date for a fun-filled and exciting evening!  Dinner and open top-shelf bar included in ticket purchase.  Watch the website and your email for more details coming soon!  
Tuesday, April 28, 2015
Signups for the 2015 youth football and cheerleading season have begun!

Payment must be made online using a credit card, e-check, or a PayPal account at the time of registration.
Early Bird  Discounts & Football
Ticket Give-Away!

Everybody who registers AND pays online with PayPal through June 15, 2015 will get early bird price discounts and entered for a chance to win their choice of:
  • 2 tickets to the Pro Football HOF Game,
  • 2 tickets to a Cleveland Browns Game, or
  • 2 tickets to an Ohio State football game!
* One entry per household.

Be sure to sign-up before June 15th to get early registration pricing discounts!

The following leagues and prices will be available for 2015:
  • Flag Football B League (K & 1st Grades) - $65.00 ($50.00 before 6/15/2015)
  • Flag Football A League (2nd & 3rd Grades) - $65.00 ($50.00 before 6/15/2015)
  • Tackle Football B League (4th & 5th Grades) - $175.00 ($150.00 before 6/15/2015)
  • Tackle Football A League (6th & 7th Grades) - $175.00 ($150.00 before 6/15/2015)
  • Cheerleading A (5th - 7th Grades) - $65.00 ($50.00 before 6/15/2015)
  • Cheerleading B (3rd & 4th Grades) -  $65.00 ($50.00 before 6/15/2015)
  • Cheerleading C (K - 2nd Grades) -  $65.00 ($50.00 before 6/15/2015)
    * Additional uniform fees may be incurred for cheerleading *

These leagues reflect the grade your son/daughter will be entering in the Fall of 2015.

Friday, March 13, 2015
The Jackson Youth Football Association is seeking youth coaches for the 2015 football season. 
It is our objective to create a meaningful and rewarding experience for our players.  We are asking qualified candidates (both head and assistant coach candidates, INCLUDING RETURNING coaches who coached last year) to complete an online application (see link below) no later than Friday, April 10th.  Applications for coaching positions will be reviewed by the Board and qualified candidates for tackle head coaching positions will be required to participate in an interview in April/May before final assignments are made.
We thank you in advance for your willingness to make a difference in the lives of our children. 


Online Registration

Registration for the 2015
season is now open!
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