7-on-7 Passing Football League Coaches Presentation


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PFL Presentation to coaches in middle school and high school on the Inaugural Season and how to get their team registered.

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7-on-7 Passing Football League Coaches Presentation

  1. 2. Middle & High School Football Coaches Presented by Maine Prince, Commissioner Philadelphia Sports Training Center May 2 – August 8, 2009 Fairmount Park, Philadelphia
  2. 3. Mission Statement <ul><li>To provide student-athletes in good academic standing (minimum 2.0 gpa) with their school an opportunity to play their skilled position and promote year round participation in a structured strength & conditioning training program. </li></ul><ul><li>The goal is to encourage student-athletes to </li></ul><ul><li>maintain progression on their grades and </li></ul><ul><li>motivate them to want to pursue a college degree </li></ul><ul><li>at the end of their high school career. </li></ul>
  3. 4. Community Impact on Philadelphia <ul><li>Positive and healthy avenue for youth to be involved in familiar & popular sports activities </li></ul><ul><li>Assist football coaches in promoting off-season strength & conditioning training </li></ul><ul><li>Reduces teens to engage in criminal activities </li></ul><ul><li>Promote importance of education as a student-athlete </li></ul><ul><li>Improves the structure of community reinforcement </li></ul><ul><li>Participants sponsored perform community service </li></ul><ul><li>Community awareness of positive teens in Philly </li></ul>
  4. 5. Economic Impact to Philadelphia <ul><li>Fundraising assists The Sports Training Foundation to reach out to more student-athletes in the Tri-State area </li></ul><ul><li>Increase motivation to improve the 34% graduation rate to over 70% through high schools in the Tri-State area </li></ul><ul><li>Student-Athletes will get summer employment on a regular schedule to continue extracurricular activities </li></ul><ul><li>Parental Involvement will produce more quality family time and encourage savings planning for college tuition </li></ul><ul><li>Learning more on getting an academic scholarship and athletic scholarship will reduce family contributions </li></ul>
  5. 6. Vision of the Passing Football League <ul><li>Encourage student-athletes to have a higher educational standard of integrity at their respective school </li></ul><ul><li>Expand the operations of the 7-on-7 Passing Football League to other metropolitan cities on the east coast </li></ul><ul><li>Assist parents and student-athletes to understand the importance of a college savings plans at any age or grade </li></ul><ul><li>Set a standard for Spring Football to reduce overtraining, lessen injuries, and decrease the drop out rate in high school </li></ul><ul><li>Promote positive images of Philadelphia youth and the city </li></ul>
  6. 8. PFL Formations Offensive Positions     Running Back       Fullback     Split End       Quarterback           Tight End     Center       Wide Receiver       Linebacker   Defensive Lineman   Linebacker     Cornerback               Cornerback   Strong Safety                     Free Safety         Defensive Positions
  7. 9. Game Day Agenda <ul><li>8am – 11am 7-on-7 Football Games </li></ul><ul><li>11am – 12pm Encouragement from College Football Coaches to athletes </li></ul><ul><li>Starting Saturday, May 2 nd – August 8 th </li></ul><ul><li>Audience of approximately 150-200 student-athletes throughout the Philadelphia region </li></ul><ul><li>Coaches get to observe players in passing situations only. No Running! </li></ul>
  8. 10. Description of the Passing Football League <ul><li>The only & largest 7-on-7 Football League in the country </li></ul><ul><li>Teams perform 2 community service clean ups </li></ul><ul><li>Only 7-on-7 league that offers cash prizes </li></ul><ul><li>10 – 20 Squad members and at least 1 coach </li></ul><ul><li>Officials, scorekeepers, stats recorded </li></ul><ul><li>Games at Fairmount Park played May 2 nd – July 4 th </li></ul><ul><li>Every team plays 10 games and 1 playoff game </li></ul><ul><li>PFL Official website updated weekly with league stories, </li></ul><ul><li> spotlight on player of the week by local reporter. </li></ul>
  9. 11. Description of Teams Activities <ul><li>Middle School & High School divisions </li></ul><ul><li>20 Teams with 400 student-athletes </li></ul><ul><li>10-week regular season </li></ul><ul><li>4-week post season </li></ul><ul><li>College Recruiting Seminar for coaches, parents, and student-athletes </li></ul><ul><li>All team captains and coaches participate in weekly conference calls on league feedback </li></ul>
  10. 12. Prizes & Awards Given <ul><li>$1000 Grand Prize to the Athletic Department </li></ul><ul><li>Up to $100 in a Bank of America College Savings Plan to the Final 4 team members </li></ul><ul><li>College Educational Account set up through UPromise to plan for college by saving everyday </li></ul><ul><li>Awards to: MVP, highest g.p.a, college bound senior, community service award, leading receiver-passer-interception-less sacks allowed </li></ul>
  11. 13. Important Dates to Remember Passing Football League Banquet at The Lowe’s Hotel (Center City) August 7, 2009 Team Registration Ends & Fundraising Collected March 31, 2009 PFL All-Star Game August 8, 2009 High School Varsity Championship August 1, 2009 High School Junior Varsity Championship July 25, 2009 Wild Card & Playoffs begin July 4, 2009 ACT Testing Date (Prepare at PSTC) June 13, 2009 SAT Testing Date (Prepare at PSTC) June 6, 2009 Regular Season Begins for all divisions May 2, 2009 PFL Football Combine at Temple University, registrants only April 5, 2009 7-on-7 Coaches / Captains Meetings start April 4, 2009 Early Team Pre-Registrations & Fundraising Begins January 2, 2009 Recruiting Team Selection Process begins November 1, 2008
  12. 14. Upcoming Events <ul><li>Wide Receiver/Quarterback Football Camps </li></ul><ul><ul><li>6 Camps within 25 miles of Philadelphia (6 locations) </li></ul></ul><ul><li>5-Day Football Speed Training Camp </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Hosted at Temple University, June 15 th – August 15 th </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Sports Training Program </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Located at Tri State Sports, June 15 th – August 9 th </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Speed Training Seminars & Clinics </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Various locations throughout the tri-state area </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Marc Jackson Youth Basketball Camps </li></ul><ul><li>Pre-Season Life Skills Experience, August 2009 </li></ul>
  13. 15. Philadelphia Sports Training Center
  14. 16. Join the League & Support the Youth <ul><li>To get registered, call TODAY </li></ul><ul><li>Maine Prince, PFL Commissioner </li></ul><ul><li>267-940-PSTC </li></ul><ul><li>[email_address] </li></ul><ul><li>www.PhillySportsTC.com </li></ul><ul><li>Let’s help inspire Philadelphia area student-athletes </li></ul>