The mission of Elk River Youth Football is to provide a fun and athletic
experience while teaching players specific and general footballs skills.
We want both parents and players to enjoy this introductory level of football!
Elk River Youth Football Association (ERYFA) is a youth football organization that was formed to give the youth of the Elk River Area an opportunity to learn the fundamentals of football.
The ERYFA is comprised of an all-volunteer team of people who believe in the positive life lessons that can be learned through playing football. We are committed to creating a positive and fun experience for every player. The Elk River Football program starts in 2nd grade and runs through the Varsity level. We are an inclusive program, every player who decides to play will be part of the team.
The Elk River Youth Football Association (ERYFA) is a volunteer-run organization dedicated to offering young people in grades 2nd through 8th an opportunity to learn the fundamentals of football, the value of teamwork, and to have fun doing it.
The program has been designed to contribute to the development of the players:
Sense of Achievement
Sense of Teamwork
Appreciation of what the body can do
Understanding the character a person needs to have on and off the football field.
We are committed to providing an opportunity for as many children as possible to participate in football under the rules of the league.
Webster Dictionary defines Sportsmanship: “Conduct (as fairness, respect for one's opponent, and graciousness in winning or losing) that is becoming to one participating in a sport”.
ERYFA reminds all parents, players & coaches to practice good sportsmanship. You are representing our community. We teach our children by example, be a good example and a good sport. It’s a simple as remembering the motto below.