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LoveYourMelon / Irondale Beanie Fundraiser

Love Your Melon + Irondale

Our Love Your Melon / Irondale beanie sale is going on now until Sept. 9th!


Important Dates Announced

Check our Calendar for updates!

Jersey fitting & pick your number (ALL GRADES, 3rd - 8th). If you haven't done this yet , talk to your coach ASAP.

8/13 – Practice begins Monday/Tuesday/Thursday evenings

3rd - 6th Grades @ Edgewood @ 6 pm

7th & 8th Grades @ Irondale @ 6:30

8/22 – Team Pictures

9/9 - Love Your Melon Fundraiser ends

9/28 – IHS Varsity Football Game Youth Night

10/6 - Social and Fundraiser at NE Palace


IYFA Coaches are Trusted Coaches & USA Football Certified

The Irondale Youth Football Association has made the commitment to provide a safe, positive and productive experience for their youth football participants. USA Football and Trusted Coaches (TC) have teamed up to provide football specific training on the Trusted Coaches platform.  Trusted Coaches is a comprehensive online program that offers essential training, education and screening necessary for a youth coach.  Along with components of Trusted Coaches, all youth football coaches will have the opportunity to complete the USA Football Heads Up Football Tackle Coach Certification.

Trusted Coaches PSA with former All-Pro and Viking legend, Chad Greenway

New League for Grades 3-6

Irondale, Mounds View, and St. Anthony Youth Football Associations (Grades 3-6) have joined the Metro East Youth Football League ( for the 2018 season. We are excited to be part of this league and are encouraged by their focus on player development and competitive game structure. Please check out the Metro East website or contact a board member for more information.

TackleBar for 3rd Grade in 2018


IYFA is a volunteer-run football association and we are looking for new board members. If you are interested in getting involved please attend our next board meeting at 8 pm on Sunday, September 9th, in the backroom at Cowboy Jacks in New Brighton.

If you can't attend but want more information, contact Todd Lang at

2017-2018 Irondale Knights

2017-2018 Irondale Knights

Contact IYFA

PO BOX 120355
New Brighton, MN 55112

Board Members


IYFA is always looking for help.  If you are willing to help in any way please contact IYFA President. We will need to transition many board positions following this year as current board members players are moving to high school.