Jackson Football

JFA Youth Program

Youth Football 

Youth Football registration opens APRIL 9th.  Please register ASAP. This is critical for planning of the upcoming season.  Fees will increase 6/1 and registration closes on 6/30.

For those interested in coaching in one of our Youth Leagues,

please fill out the form linked below and someone from Jackson Football Association will be in touch!


2023 Youth Football Committee

Jackson Youth Football prides itself on being one of the best youth programs in Stark County. We have over 400 boys participating in flag, padded flag, and tackle football. This cannot happen without several volunteers donating their time to make this program great. We would like to introduce our new Jackson Youth Football Committee members.

President – Tom Sutton

Vice President – Rick Jackson

6/7th Grade Tackle Commissioner – Justen Stickley

4/5th Grade Tackle Commissioners – Jon Basso/Marty Labbe

Rookie Tackle Commissioners – Ryan Pfeiffer/Brandon Pettit

Flag Commissioners –  Matt Harmon

Equipment Directors –  Brad Detwiler

Website Content Administrator – Mandy Gamble

Flag Football Grades K-1


Instructional League

There is NO Combine for Flag B

Cost – $80
if you register before June 1. Price will increase to $100 after.  Registration will close June 30


All Practices and Games will be on South Park Fields

First practices are Saturday 08/17 at 9:30AM



First game is Saturday Sept 7th at 930AM 

Last game is Saturday Oct 12th at 930AM

Non Contact Padded Flag

2nd Grade


Time & Location
August 4
5:00p – 6:00p
South Fields

Cost is $130 by June 1st, after June 1st it is $200 and registrations close June 30th.

*Includes Helmet & Shoulder Pads


Practices held Monday, and Wednesday 6 – 7 and Saturday 11 – 12 until first game.  Practice will be held at South Field



First games are Saturday Aug 24th 

Last games are Saturday Oct 12th @ South Field

Rookie Tackle

3rd Grade

Combine is Sunday August 4th from 6-7PM at South Fields 

Cost is $175 by June 1st, after June 1st it is $250 and registrations close June 30th.


Practices will be Monday’s at Sauder from 6-7PM until game start, Thursday’s at South Park 6-7PM, and Saturday’s at Sauder from 9:30-10:30AM. 



First games are Monday Sept 2nd 

Last games are Monday Oct 14th

Grade Level Tackle Grades 4-7

Combine is Sunday July 28th through Tuesday July 30th from 6-8PM at Fife

Cost is $175 by June 1st, after June 1st it is $250 and registrations close June 30th

First practice 8/5
Time & Location – 6pm-8pm
Grades 4 & 5 @ Sauder
Grades 6 & 7 @ Wales/Roby
Monday-Thursday until school starts.

Remaining practices held Tuesday – Thursday


First games are Saturday August 24 

Last games are Saturday October 19

*Please Note – Families registering multiple kids, our family max this year is $350.
To register and receive the family discount please reach out to Coach Sutton to create your coupon code for registration.

We Thank the

Cleveland Browns

in their investment into our Youth Football Program

Investment to Date:

  • USA Certification for all K-12 Coaches
  • Assisted in purchase of equipment for NEW 3rd Grade Non Contact Padded Flag League