Leesburg, VA (April 19, 2017) – Evergreen Lions Travel Football is pleased to announce its initial Advisory Board comprised of four Loudoun County high school head football coaches. The mission of the Evergreen Lions Football is to provide an exceptional experience for the youth athlete who is passionate about the game of football. To support this mission the Evergreen Lions will operate with the guidance of its Advisory Board. This group will mentor Lions youth players on and off the field, bettering them in the class room and in the community. Mentoring and development will extend to the Lions football coaches, as well. The initial Advisory Board is comprised of:
- Mickey Thompson, Head Coach Stone Bridge High School
- Brian Day, Head Coach, Riverside High School
- Reed Prosser, Head Coach, Heritage High School
- Robert Lalli, Head Coach, Rock Ridge High School
The Lions program is designed to attract the best talent in the region. It is our philosophy that practicing and competing against the best players when combined with quality coaching, will improve the player’s level of play.
The Evergreen Lions will be conducting Evaluations for the 2017 tackle football season for players U9 through rising 8th graders on April 23, 2017 from 4pm – 6pm on Field 3 at CroppMetcalfe Park at Evergreen Sportsplex. High school coaches will be helping the Lions coaches conduct the evaluations and will contribute to the performance evaluations.
There is no cost to participate in the evaluations; however you should pre-register at
- When – April 23, 2017 from 4pm – 6pm
- Where – CroppMetcalfe Park at Evergreen Sportsplex Field 3
- Attire – Shorts, T-shirt, Mouth piece, Molded cleats
- Registration – http://evergreen.football/evergreen-lions
The Evergreen Lions is a youth travel football club offering tackle football teams from U9 through 8th grade. The club operates under the Evergreen youth sports club umbrella and its world class sports management company, Play To Win, LLC (PTW). The Lions will use the Evergreen Sportsplex in Leesburg, Virginia as its permanent home for training, classroom instruction, and home games.
The Evergreen Lions are members of The Virginia American Youth Football Alliance (VAYFA). VAYFA’s membership includes associations from Loudoun, Prince William, Fairfax, Alexandria, Fauquier, Spotsylvania and Stafford Counties. On a national level, the Evergreen Lions and VAYFA compete under American Youth Football (AYF). AYF is the largest youth football organization in the world with over 1 million members.
For more information call 703-777-7800 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Evergreen Sports Complex – CroppMetcalfe Park at Evergreen Sportsplex – Loudoun’s Premiere Sports, Entertainment & Adventure Destination and the 2016 Loudoun County Innovative Business of the Year – is located on 44 acres, just outside of the Town of Leesburg in scenic Loudoun County. Evergreen houses four FIFA Certified, AstroTurf fields, a full service pavilion with food provider, and adventure course with zip lines and a ropes course. CroppMetcalfe Park at Evergreen Sports Complex was built to fulfill the demand of field space for youth sports for Loudoun, and surrounding areas, in mind. All four fields have been FIFA® Certified, which only 40 fields worldwide can claim, with 26 of those fields in the U.S. www.evergreensportsplex.com