Centre Bulldogs is the premier youth football league in the State College, PA area.  Boys and girls, ages 5 to 13, can participate in our youth football and cheerleading organization.

Please contact us if you have any questions.


Upcoming Events

2016 Registration

Online registration

The 2016 Season Registration Fees for our Bulldogs program are:

  • Flag Cheer & Flag Football: $60 per child
  • Bantam/Junior/Senior Cheer & Football: $75 per child
    Note: a $10 late fee will be added to anyone registering after June 30th, 2016. Save some money, and register early!
  • The Bulldogs offer a sibling discount program for families with more than one child enrolled in the program
  • Applications for financial relief from applicable costs associated with program participation are available for those in need.

July 19th, 20th & 21st – Bulldogs Summer Football Camp

Where: Autumn Meadow Park, Port Matilda
Nightly check-in: 5:30 pm to 6:00 pm
Instruction Time: 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Who: Any child between the ages of 5 and 13 (*13 yr olds must weigh less than 125 lbs per Older/Lighter rule) are invited to attend this three day football camp that will feature skill instruction and drills for lineman, running back, wide receiver, and quarterback positions.  No prior football experience is necessary, and your child does not have to be registered for our fall program to participate in this camp!  Our Heads Up Certified coaches will work with the kids to learn proper form and technique.  This clinic is non-contact and is for both offensive and defensive position players.  Participants are encouraged to wear athletic shorts, shoes, or cleats, and bring a bottle of water/Gatorade with them each night.  Every participant will receive a FREE camp t-shirt!
Cost: $25 per player
How to register:  Complete the 2016 Centre Bulldogs Football Camp form and mail it along with your payment to the Bulldogs at:
Centre Bulldogs Youth Football & Cheer
19 Colonnade Way, Suite 117, # 249
State College, PA 16803

Sunday, July 24th – NYFCL Cheer Camp & Coaches Clinic

Our Centre Bulldog Cheerleaders are invited to attend a FREE pre-season NYFCL sponsored training camp on Sunday, July 24th  from 2 pm – 4 pm at Fearless Athletics (270 Rolling Ridge Drive) in Bellefonte.  At the camp, the girls will be given an opportunity to learn basic cheer motions, tumbling, jumps, stunting and safety.  Again, this camp is free to all of our Bulldog Cheerleaders!   If your child is interested in attending, please notify our Bulldogs Cheer Commissioner: Ms. Shannon Nash at shannonlei25@yahoo.com or by phone at: 814-441-0212 by July 15th.

Our Centre Bulldogs Cheerleading Coaches are also asked to attend the NYFCL Cheer Coaches Clinic immediately following the Cheer Camp.  It will be held from 4 pm to 6 pm on Sunday, July 24th at Fearless Athletics (270 Rolling Ridge Drive) in Bellefonte.  Coaches will have the training and knowledge they need to manage a team within a positive and safe environment.  We welcome anyone who is willing to donate their time and talents to help coach the youth of our organization!  Please let our Cheer Commissioner Shannon Nash know if you are willing to help coach a cheer squad this season….help is always needed!

Thursday, July 28th – NYFCL Football Coaches Clinic

The 2016 NYFCL Football Coaches Clinic will be held on Thursday, July 28th from 6:30-9 pm in Ballrooms B & C of the Toftrees Resort in State College.  All coaches of each football division must attend this training event!

Friday, July 29th – Free Family Movie Night

Bring a blanket or a lawn chair and join us Friday, July 29th as the Centre Bulldogs host an outdoor family movie event at Autumn Meadow Park in Port Matilda!  There is no admission fee for this event!  Our snack shack will be open selling all your favorite movie snacks including popcorn, chips, candy & drinks!!!  Bulldog apparel (T-shirts & Hoodies) will also be available for purchase.  Concessions will open by 7:00 pm so come early to set up your spot on the field, grab your snacks, and settle in for a movie night under the stars.  The movie will begin at dusk.  Invite all of your friends and neighbors to come along as well – this event is open to the entire community!

Monday, August 1st – Parent Meeting

Our parent meeting will be held at 6 pm on Monday, August 1st at Autumn Meadow Park in Port Matilda.  This is for ALL parents and Guardians of BOTH football and cheer!  You will receive a packet of information regarding the plans for this upcoming season.  If you are unable to attend the meeting this evening, please see me to get your packet at the first practice that you attend.