USA Football
About HAYFA
Posted Mar 29, 2012

Welcome to our 15th Season!  HAYFA was founded in 1998 to provide football & cheerleading programs in a safe and fun-filled environment for the children of the Hollidaysburg Area School District.  HAYFA endeavors to be the model youth sports league balancing instruction in competitive sports fundamentals and physical fitness with broad participation, character development, and sportsmanship for every child.  

1998:  HAYFA is established and registered as a not-for-profit corporation in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania

1999:  Inaugural Season

2001:  First website launched

2003:  G-Turf project initiated by Shawn McCarl & funded 100% with private funds (no tax dollars spent)

2004:  G-Turf project completed

2005:  First season on G-Turf

2006:  "Must-start" rule imlemented

2010:  Record Football Enrollment - 45% of 5th & 6th grade boys - 6th team added

2011:  Record Cheerleading Enrollment  - 67 cheerleaders

2012:  New website & league management systems