Coaching ... Our Goal

To promote good sportsmanship, teamwork, the basic fundamentals of football, stimulate the young person’s interest in sports, and enjoy playing football. We strive to ensure that each player is treated equally. Game time experience is important to allow the player to implement the fundamentals and techniques that are taught in practice. We believe in equal playing time, regardless of experience. We expect each player to be at each practice and game on time, and be willing to learn and participate.

Coaches Handbook - A must read if you plan on being a head coach or an assistant coach. Pekin JFL Coaches Handbook

Want to be a volunteer coach?

If you would like to volunteer as a head or assistant football coach please complete our information regarding on how to be a volunteer coach application provided below. Once completed, you will be contacted regarding the next steps. Also, please make sure you read the coaches handbook, please click above link: Pekin JFL Coaches Handbook

If you have questions, please message us on Pekin Dragons JFL Facebook, with name, phone number and address - or email us at



The Official Jr. Football league of Central Illinois Website (click here)



The PYFL is committed to providing a positive youth sports experience for all participants.
We hope that your participation in our program is an enjoyable and rewarding experience.

Go Dragons!