Yarmouth Football Association

PO Box 387

Yarmouth, ME  04096

Clippersfootball@gmail.com

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About Us

The following PDF documents should provide some guidance on some of the Volunteer Roles we have at the High School Level: 

 

 

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Purpose

The relentless pursuit of excellence both on and off the football field.

 

Mission

 

The mission of the Yarmouth Football program is to develop a program that is viewed as one of the finest in the state in helping young men achieve their highest potential both on and off the field. Every student-athlete in our program will be treated with respect and dignity as we strive to reach our potential as a team. We want our young men to leave the program better people than they were when they joined. We want our players to become men of strong character.

 

Philosophy

 

As Vince Lombardi said, “Winning isn’t everything, but striving to win is.” This is the foundation of the Yarmouth Football philosophy.  Football is demanding, it is a sport of discipline and will requiring commitment and hard work. Playing football will give back to you far more than it will demand. Football provides a tremendous sense of accomplishment and pride. It fosters confidence, courage, and cultivates life-long friendships and positive habits. Although winning is always an objective, we believe in and work toward what Vince Lombardi said, “The harder you work, the harder it is to surrender.” Hard work, discipline, commitment and sportsmanship are imperative. They are how we will define a successful season and a successful program. Being a committed member of the Yarmouth Football program translates directly to behaving as a responsible member of the program and of the community. We must always remember whom we represent.

 

Goals

 

  • Excel in the classroom, on the playing field, and in the community.

  • Enrich the life of every person who chooses to be a part of our program.

  • Teach the game of football while developing life-long skills and positive habits.

  • Emphasize sportsmanship, composure, and class.

  • Guide each student-athlete in reaching their full potential.

  • Increase student participation at all levels.

  • Develop a family atmosphere within the program.

  • Create a sense of pride for the football program within our community.

  • Achieve a team average grade of B in the classroom each quarter.

  • Win the Southern Maine Conference Championship.

  • Win the Maine Class C State Championship.

 

 

Priorities

 

  • Family

  • Academics

  • Safety

  • Football

 

 

Our Core Values

 

Character
Leadership
Integrity
Poise
Perseverance
Effort
Respect
Selflessness