Dejected Youth Football Team Denied Disney World, But Eagles Lift Their SpiritsPlayers from youth football team West Philly Tarheels learned this week that they weren't going to Disney World for their championship game. The team is undefeated, and was supposed to play in Florida for the championship, as the league promises all other age groups.
Donors Come Through For Championship- Bound Olney Eagles Youth Football TeamThe group raised nearly $20,000 in two weeks for their trip, after their plight was highlighted on KYW Newsradio.
Seth Joyner Responds To Youth Football Video, Defends His Intense Coaching StyleSeth Joyner responds to a video of him yelling at his youth football team and defense his intense coaching style on the 94WIP Mike & Ike Show.
Dad Charged After Brawl With Son's Football Coach In South JerseyThe 45-year-old male coach said the parent ran across the field toward him and tackled him.
Youth Football Teams Turning To Safer Helmets, TechniquesCoaches and league officials are emphasizing attempting to take further steps to prevent head injuries.
Ex-Youth Football League Director Gets Prison Time For Stealing From Organization Federal prosecutors say 58-year-old David Marshall received a 27-month sentence Wednesday. He had pleaded guilty in January to wire fraud.
Researchers Say Concussions Are A Serious Issue, Even For Youth Football PlayersResearchers believe the youngsters should have some of the same medical examinations and interventions as older football players.
Kids Losing Interest In BaseballFrom 2000 to 2009, the most recent figures available show that the number of kids playing baseball fell 24% and despite concerns about concussions, youth football has soared.