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Florida Select

The Florida Battleground League

Florida Select Youth Football League is the only "Age Based, No Weight Limit" Select league in Florida that plays for a league National Championship, not a "National Invitational Tournament" that even a team with a losing record can enter.

Other leagues around Florida have what they call a "State Championship", though it is really just their "league" championship.

Florida Select Youth Football League is a State member of USA Select National Youth Football League.  USA Select National Youth Football League is growing  with  States across America.


Florida Select has  formed for the Sunshine State,  and is actively seeking "select teams" or newly forming select teams to join.

FloridaSelect is headed up by State Director - Marcus Young


Mr. Young can be contacted by phone at 813-856-5355.

Spring 2019 Season now forming. Games begin March 2nd.

Joining Florida Select

FSYFL is NOT about quantity of teams, but the quality of teams.

If your team or teams are strong, and are willing to select, recruit, and hold tryouts to better your team, then FSYFL is your home.

FSYFL holds the highest standard for coaches background checks, requires player injury insurance, USA Football Coaches Certification, player physicals, and State ID cards for player certification.

FSYFL plays it National Championship Games at the AT&T Cowboys Stadium, provides exceptional team trophy, and unmatched championship rings for players and coaches.

FSYFL is the only league in Florida to provide: From Adidas $1000 promo fund to Organization for all  teams that win the USA Select National Championship.

Select football is the next level for youth players, the only level higher is high school varsity.

Request a join application: Email

Marcus Young

Marcus Young

Florida Select - State Director

Phone: 850-354-0070

Play Towards A League National Championship


The Florida Select Youth Football League (FSYFL) is a service youth football organization whose purpose is to provide organized scheduling for member association/organization/teams and provide common age groups, and playing rules.  The costs, fees or moneys are nominal to becoming a member.   Each member association/organization/team maintains it’s respective autonomy over all internal decisions, fundraising, board of directors, etc. that may pertain to that individual association/organization/team.  The FSYFL coordinates schedules, league rules and tournaments, and pending member approval.  Each member association/organization/team involved with the FSYFL are Non-Voting members. A membership begins once registration is accepted, and is for the duration of the Season registered, and ends once the registered team/organization/association has completed regular season or playoffs, which ever comes last.

RULES - Florida Select Youth Football League will follow the rules of the National Federation of High  Schools (NFHS), USA Select National Youth Football League (USASNYFL), with  additions, exceptions and clarifications as outlined in the FSYFL Variance and Supplementary  Rules.

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS: 1) Teams must have player injury insurance in addition to facility liability insurance; 2) All players must have Texas State ID Card, or Military Dependent ID Card, or Valid U.S. Passport (Birth Certificates are not accepted); 3) Coaches must undergo background Checks; 4) Coaches must be Certified by USA Football, non-coaches/volunteers must certify with National Alliance of Youth Sports; 5) Teams must designate a Player Safety Coach and complete USA Football Heads Up Program; 6) Implement the USA Football Practice Guidlines; 7) Players must have a yearly Physical.

These minimum requirements are equal to or greater than what Middle School and High Schools require. If your team or organization is willing to meet these minimum requirements, please send us an email.

If your NOT playing towards a League National Championship, your just playing recreational backyard football.