Ashburn Youth Football League is a youth sports league created for the children of Ashburn, Virginia and the surrounding areas.The AYFL exists to promote youth football in the Ashburn area, and is intended to be an instructional league that places an emph
A native of Charleston, WV, Mickey graduated in 1981 with a B.S. in Health and Physical Education from the University of Virginia. He played defensive tackle for the Cavaliers from 1977-81. He completed his Masters in Technology from GMU in 2001. Mickey enters his 24th year as head coach with 18 playoff appearances, 8 regional championships, three state runner up titles, and a state title in 2007.
Head Coach, Briar Woods HS
Under Coach Pierce’s guidance, Falcon Football teams have won three 4A State Championships and were a 5A State Runner up. Coach Pierce has been to Five State Championships in thirteen years as a head coach and has been named to numerous District, Region, and State Coach of the year honors. In 2013, he was recognized as Washington Post All Met Coach of the Year. A graduate of Shepherd University with a degree in Biology, Pierce was inducted to the Shepherd University Athletic Hall of Fame in 1995.
Head Coach, Broad Run HS
Under Coach Griffis direction the Spartans have been to four playoff appearances making Division 5A Elite 8 three times. Prior to coming to Broad Run he coached at Stone Bridge for 10 years and also coached at Park View, Herndon and Radford. As the Offensive Coordinator at Stone Bridge the Bulldogs won 7 regional titles, were the State runner up twice and State champions once. Coach Griffis played at Herndon High School, spent two years at West Liberty State College and graduated from Radford University with a Bachelor's Degree in Elementary Education. He earned his Master's Degree in Special Education from George Mason University.
Head Coach, John Champe HS
Coach Dawson is a graduate of Martinsburg High School. He played at West Virginia Wesleyan from 1996-99 where he was honorable mention and second team all conference. He was a student assistant at Wesleyan from 2000-2001. He coached at Broad Run from 2006-2012 when became the first-ever head coach JCHS.
Head Coach, Rock Ridge HS
Tony Tallent came to Rock Ridge from Warren County High School where he served as the head coach since 2007. In his time at Warren County the football program qualified for the playoffs for the last four years which marked the programs first ever appearances in the modern era. He was named the Division 3 coach of the year in the Evergreen District in 2010 and 2012 and was named TV3 Winchester Area Coach of the Year in 2010. Prior to Warren County, Tallent was an assistant coach at James Madison University where he was on the staff that won the 2004 National Championship. Tallent started his career with Harrisonburg High School and spent 13 seasons as an assistant coach and was a part of the 2001 state championship team.
In addition to the local premier high school staffs, active/alumni NFL players, current college standouts from Ashburn/AYFL, and local elite high school athletes will run the camp on behalf of AYFL. Everyone involved is committed to making Ashburn football and the AYFL ELITE Camp the best football system in the country.