Metro Youth Sports

…Cardinals in the Metro Youth Sports Football Super Bowl Varsity division. Metro Youth Super Bowl set - By Larry Whitt Editor’s note: Don’t miss our special Metro Youth Sports pullout section online here and on newsstands this week. The Metro Youth Football Super Bowl is set for Sunday, Oct. 25 at Paul Harding Stadium. The Pee Wee game will settle the question of who is the true champion as the undefeated Rams […]
A Titan defender tackles a Rams runner on the way to a Titans 14-0 victory. Metro Youth Football regular season ends; playoffs set - By Larry Whitt It’s the end of regular season games in Metro Youth football and the playoffs are upon us. The final weekend saw the Pee Wee division’s last two undefeated teams stay unbeaten as the Tigers and Tarheels battled to a 6-6 tie.  Now they must win two playoff games over the weekend of […]
A Bengals defensive player tackles a Lions runner in Metro Youth Sorts action Week seven In Metro Youth Football - By Larry Whitt The varsity game of the week was the Lions 6-0 win over the Bengals. This defensive struggle was decided by the hands of Lions’ wide receiver/defensive back Cameron Toles. As a receiver, Toles caught two huge passes to setup running back Jamele Webb’s five-yard touchdown run—the only score in the game.  As a defensive […]
Eagles quarterback Jakar Williams runs for a score in Metro Youth Sports football action. (Photo: Larry Whitt) Week Six action in Metro Youth Football League - By Larry Whitt The news of the week in Metro Youth Football for week six is the Bengals 12-0 win over the Outreach Rams in varsity action. The Rams, are by far the most successful team in Metro when it comes to winning championships on all three levels, find themselves in an unusual spot with […]
Metro Youth Sports football parent and coach with sons (left) Jordyn and Janoah (right) and teammate Jarrand (center). Youth Highlight Corner: Focus on a Metro Youth Sports parent - By Jeanie Summerville This week’s highlight corner is focused on a parent of two Metro Youth Sports players because parents are needed to play an important role through support and involvement in their children’s future, it’s very vital.  This is one parent that’s out there making it happen: My name is Kevin King, I’m the […]
Metro Youth Sports Football enters its 41st season - By Larry Whitt For 41 years ago, Metro Youth Sports had one traveling football team to serve the youth of Fort Wayne.  In 1980 it expanded to 12 teams—six varsity and six junior varsity teams.  Today, Metro Youth Sports has 30 teams in three divisions: Pee Wee (seven to eight years old) Junior Varsity (nine […]
MYS Commissioner Peter J. Hill Meet Peter J. Hill, commissioner for Metro Youth Sports (MYS) Inc. - Business Profile by Jeanie Summerville 1.)  How long have you been the commissioner and is it rewarding? It’s been eight years now.  Being the commissioner has its rewards such as meeting a lot of different, great people and wonderful young children—seeing young minds and young people excel, not just while they’re in Metro but later […]
OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA Youth Highlight Corner: Introduction to Metro Youth Sports - By Jeanie Summerville For your sports entertainment, we inform you that since Metro Youth Sports players and cheerleaders have already received a medical physical provided by the African American Health Care Alliance and the Chi Eta Phi Nursing Sorority, they are up and running.  And, their games started this past Saturday, Aug. 22 at both […]