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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, November 11th, in the backroom at Cowboy Jacks in New Brighton.

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


Thank you to all the donors, volunteers & ticket-buyers for our Fall Fundraiser at the NE Palace. It was a great success and a lot of fun.

Special thanks to the Wojciak's for hosting at the NE Palace and spearheading the raffle baskets!

LoveYourMelon / Irondale Beanie Fundraiser

Love Your Melon + Irondale


There are FIVE times/ways to pick-up your order or purchase if you haven't ordered:

  1. Irondale Varsity Football Game TOMORROW, 9/28. Near the concession stand from 6PM until half-time.
  2. Thursday October 4th, 4:30 – 7:00 PM. Irondale HS near concession stand.
  3. Saturday, October 6th at our NE Palace Fundraiser!
  4. Wednesday, October 17th at the last Irondale Varsity Football Game near the concession stand from 6PM through half-time.
  5. My house (9/29 – 10/17). Text (612.227.0185) or email ( me and we can arrange a time. Evenings and weekends.

We have plenty of extra beanies if you want to purchase more.


Thanks again for supporting your group! See you soon!

Amy LaMere

Irondale Youth Football Fundraising Chair



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

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.