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Feb 2, @ SACS

Winter Skills Football Camp

Where: Savage Dome 13450 Dakota Ave S, Savage, MN 55378

When: Saturdays January 5th, 12th, 19th and 26th 2019. 2-4pm

Who: Current 3rd-8th Grade

Cost: Free

What to bring: Regular athletic shoes, workout clothes and water bottle. 

What: We have reserved two fields at the Savage Indoor Dome. 3rd-5th Grade will be on one field and 6th-8th grade will be on a second field.  Our goal is to teach your children specific skills that will help them become better football players in 2019. Please encourage them to come and learn some things that they may have never heard before as they sharpen their game. We want all the players to come away more confident and informed in playing the game of football at a safer, more knowledgeable level.  This is also a great introduction to football for those who have never played so please feel free to come even if your child has never played. Open to all Shakopee youth. 

Savage Dome

Savage Dome

My 7on7 Passing Leage

Registration is now open for 2019!

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Dates: March 31, April 7, 14, 28th, May 5th
Games: between 1:00pm and 7:00pm
Location: Local High School Football Stadium or Dome


  • Kindergarten - 8th grade (co-ed)
  • Mandatory Soft-Shell Helmets
  • Volunteer Head Coaches Discount*
  • Adidas Apparel Packages and Store


Week of November 1st: Parent Info Sessions (locations/times TBD)

December 1st: Early Apparel Orders Due (to receive before Christmas)

December 31st: Early Bird Deadline Ends (price increases to $110)

April 30th: Final Apparel Orders Due

March 2nd: Team Registration Deadline

March 8th: Individual Registration Deadline (price increase $160)

Week of March 11th: Coaches Meetings (locations and times TBD)

March 31st: Season Begins! Meet Coaches/Teams, Training, Practice, Scrimmage

April 7th: Training, Practice, Game 1

April 14th, 28th, May 5th : Games Only (2 each week)

May 12th: State Championship Games (3-game minimum)

July 24 Saber Break Down

All tackle common practices night 1

July 23rd

Sabers Varsity O-Line Coach Jason Trelstad at the youth coaches clinic on May 24

Sabers Varsity Offensive Coach Andrew Weiers at the youth coaching clinic on May 24.

2019 Coaches

Coaching registration opens April 15 2019. A link will be posted on this website then. If you are interested in coaching, please register early as we will be selecting coaches earlier this year. Thank you. 

Shakopee Varsity Footballers visiting elementary schools to encourage playing youth football

Shakopee Varsity Footballers visiting elementary schools to encourage playing youth football

Varsity players visited Shakopee youth at schools to encourage joining the Saber Football Nation, Registration for youth football is open!

2019 Youth Football Registration

Player and Coaches Registration will open April 15 2019. Please register early! We are looking forward to an exciting 2019 season! 

2018 Dollars for Scholars Scholarship Recipients

Shakopee Youth Football President Mark Grommesch with this year's recipiants

Shakopee Youth Football President Mark Grommesch with this year's recipiants

Shakopee Youth Football Association and the Football Boosters Club are proud to congratulate the 2018 recipients of Shakopee Dollars for Scholars scholarships. All are top students in the their class as well, and our two contributing organizations are very proud of these recipients.

  • Eric Sedlacek
  • Hunter Friesen
  • Sovahn Young

Congratulations and best of luck to them in their college careers!

All recipients participated in Shakopee Youth Football.  The Dollars for Scholars program is an opportunity to award SYFA kids for their hard work at school and in the community.

2018 SYFA Sponsorship Campaign

Join a level of sponsorship this season, and expose your company to thousands in the Saber Nation.  The attached letter has all the information you need to become a Shakopee Youth Football Booster today.  Please contact the fundraising coordinator, or SYFA President with any questions.  Pete Kriegl (Coordinator) 952-270-5583 or Mark Grommesch (SYFA President) 952-913-1970.

"You can love the brain and football, too" by Dr. Francis Shen

As a researcher, I know the risks are real. But they may be overestimated by the public. And the game has important benefits.

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KARE11 Story on Shakopee's Heads Up Tackling Program

Shakopee Football was featured in a KARE11 story on August 10th about our efforts to make our sport as safe as possible through USA Football's Heads Up coach education and certification program, and by following this program to teach our players the proper tackling techniques designed to keep them safe. 

Here is a link to that story on their website.

Parents and Athletes

Article on the insight of how athletes feel about the roles of parents.

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Shakopee Fight Song