Community Events

  • Thank you, Parents, Friends and Volunteers

    “At times, our own light goes out and is rekindled by a spark from another person. Each of us has cause to think with deep gratitude of those who have lighted the flame within us.”   – Albert Schweitze... More

    Newtown Youth Football and Cheer has a storied tradition in town of helping to build kids with strong character and confidence in a fun and competitive environment.  The program is built upon its many volunte... More
  • How wrestling can benefit youth football players

    Whenever my son Bradley has concluded a football season, there always seems to be a conversation in our family about what sport to tackle next (no pun intended). Since baseball doesn’t take place until the sp... More
  • 15 Life Lessons from Football

    By Mike McCann | Posted 4/2/2018 While I had my share of injuries in a decade of playing football, nearly all came during my college years, when the speed and intensity ticked up quite a few notches. ... More

    Newtown’s D14 cheerleading squad won the national title with a pair of strong routines before the judges inside Silver Spurs Arena, at the American Youth Cheer National Championships in Kissimmee, Fla., on Sa... More
  • Why Football Is Important

    Coach’s Corner: Why Football Is Important BY COACH JEFF HANCOCK              May 25   I have coached this great game of football for over 20 years now, so I feel confident in telling you that footbal... More
  • NYF&C and AmazonSmile Team Up!

    NYF&C is teaming up with AmazonSmile for an easy way to help fundraise for the program. What is AmazonSmile? AmazonSmile is a simple and automatic way for you to support your favorite charitable organiz... More
  • NYF&C Athletes Make a Difference in the Community

      Newtown Youth Football and Cheer is proud of our tradition of excellence both on and off the field since 1969. In keeping with our mission of Safety, Fun, and Character, we held several donations drives ... More

    "I've got a fever...for Nighthawk Youth Football and Cheer...and the only prescription is..."   MORE COWBELL!   Support your HAWKS!  Buy a cowbell at the Snack Shack at Taylor Field!   O... More

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  • Under Armour Football Uniform Laundry Instructions

    We are posting the special Under Armour Laundry Care Instructions for this season.  Please take notice of the care of these uniforms and please care for all equipment.   This will ensure a seamless return ... More
  • Newtown Youth Football and Cheer Association and Frontier Communications

    The Newtown Youth Football and Cheer Association has partnered with Frontier Comminutions’ Danbury Local Manager Allen Amorando to provide a special offer to NYF&C Families and Friends for your TV and interne... More