We are a non-profit organization focused on the development of young athletes in the areas of football fundamentals and safety.
USA Football Heads-Up Certified
Safety is a top priority in the WYFL. The Waukee Youth Football League is USA Football Heads Up Certified. All WYF coaches and assistant coaches must complete the USA Football Certification program. USA Football certification includes advanced concussion training.
Waukee Youth Football partnered with NFL Flag, powered by USA Football. NFL Flag is the largest and most recognized flag football organization, and the only program giving participants the opprotunity to play in official NFL team gear.
Waukee NFL Flag Football Program
Open to players Kindergarten through 3rd Grade
All players receive an Offical NFL Team Flag Footbal Jersey
Offical NFL Flag Football belts
Volunteer coaches complete the NFL Flag Football Certification Course
All games played Saturday morning in Waukee Stadium!
Teams may practice a maxium of 1 time per week for 60 minutes, not including pre-game warm-ups
Rosters are communicated to coaches & parents the first week of August.
Up to 5 teammate requests may be submitted. However, placement is not guaranteed. A maximum of 5 Player / Teammate requests allowed per team (includes coaches player).
6 games are played weekly, beginning the first Saturday of September.
Early registration is $95 through May 30th, increasing to $135 after, with registration closing July 15th.
Games are held at Waukee stadium. Teams warm-up on the field to the west of the stadium.
Games are approximatly 45 minutes each and start on the hour between 9:00 AM and 11:00 AM
Number of player slots available is based on coach registrations.
Volunteer Coaches Needed
Coaches are the most important piece of the Waukee Flag Football. Please sign up now!
Committment of 6 game days, with optional 1 practice per week
Requires easy 45 minute online training and background check
If you have questions please e-mail our board
Waukee Youth Football Skills & Drills Workouts
Workouts give players a head start on fundementals and becoming acclimated to the heat, prior to the season.
Held at Waukee High School practice fields, north of school
Held on Monday & Wednesday evenings 5:30 PM - 8:00 PM July 16th - August 8th
Open to 3rd Grade - 8th Grade players
Cost is only $45 per player, which includes a camp t-shirt
Players only need to bring water and cleats are optional, but probably helpful
We will rescheudle if forced to cancel to to weather, based on field availability
Volunteer Coaches Needed
Excellent opportunity to meet players and get back into the rhythm of coaching prior to the regular season
Drills will have two coaches per station, with players rotating stations through the workout
Scheudling is flexible, sign up for the dates you're available.
Board members will share the practice plan and coaching points for each drill prior to each workout
Board members will be available to answer questions and assign stations to all coaches able to assist