Our focus is on guiding our youth ages 5 to 14 to build character, sportsmanship, self-confidence and learn responsibility & teamwork in a competitive environment while gaining a strong sense of community. The goals of the program are to develop a sense of achievement, leadership skills, and a positive self-image for all participants. SOAR Football provides a safe, structured and secure environment for the children to learn these life skills. Our goal is to teach the fundamentals of football and Cheer leading in an atmosphere where fun is the primary goal
SOAR is one of the fastest growing youth sports organization in Kansas City. Be a part of creating a new tradition!
Starting as young as Kindergarten, we help our players learn the game and develop the proper fundamentals.
For grades 3-8, SOAR offers tackle football programs. Our teams are competitive and there is a strong focus on family and teamwork.
Show your SOAR spirit, by joining our tumble and cheer team!
Work with our trainer for individualized training in areas of strength, conditioning, and agility, skill-specific for football.
SOAR offers small/ large group and individual instruction in the football off-season. Click below to learn more about getting better "on your own"!
SOAR is offering our Positional Camps this Spring on May 1sr and May 8th! Come out and learn from the BEST!!
SOAR Athletics is proud to welcome GERALD BRYANT to the SOAR Family! Gerald is now the President of Football Operations for SOAR Football Academy.
Coach Gerald retired from the United States Army after more than 26 years of active duty service as a
Logistics Officer. He also served as a police officer in Atlanta, Georgia and Manatee County Florida. Coach Gerald currently works with his family at Alexander Mechanical Inc, here in North Kansas City and is the Owner of the Anytime Fitness Gym in Topeka, KS. Coach Gerald joins the Eagles after coaching 3 years with the Charger’s organization from the North
Suburban Youth Football Team. Coach Gerald hails from Sarasota, FL where he grew up playing little league football for the Ringland Redskins. Playing his youth league football from age 8-13 and then Junior High football at McIntosh Jr high. He played his High school football at Sarasota High and
continued his career at Florida Memorial on a Division II scholarship. After one year he left and walked onto Florida State football team making it to the Scout Team. Coach Gerald began his coaching career as a little coach in 1997 in Snellville, Ga with the Brookwood Broncos just outside of Stone Mountain, Ga. After coaching 2 years he moved and began coaching in
Orlando, Florida for Central Florida Youth Football program. Being in the military Coach Gerald moved again and took up his career with the American Youth Football League in Bellechase in New Orleans, LA.
In 2005 he landed in Hoover, Alabama where he learned from one of the best high school football coaches in the country, Josh Niblet of Hoover Bucs Football.
Sal attended Liberty North High School and graduated in 2015, where he went on to attend the University of Nebraska at Kearney (UNK) and earned his degree in exercise science with a minor in nutrition. While attending UNK, Sal was a member of the football team for 5 years. He was a 4-year starter, 3x All-MIAA linebacker, and 2x All-Region linebacker. He completed a college internship at ARC Sports Performance North, which led to his current position as a strength and conditioning coach. He is also a certified Performance Specialist through EXOS.
Sal currently coaches K-2 Flag Football, is involved in off-season programs, and provides private strength and conditioning.
Jaymee is a North Kansas City native. She was a USAG Nationally ranked Level 10 gymnast, competing from age 6-16. Jaymee also competed in youth cheerleading and competed at UCA Nationals 2x. Jaymee attended Oak Park High School and cheered for football and basketball. She also competed in cheer at Regionals and State her Junior and Senior year. Jaymee went on to attend Northwest Missouri State, where she placed 3rd at UCA Nationals for Division II for 2 consecutive years. She then transferred to Stephen F. Austin University, where she was a 2x National Champion at UCA Nationals for Division 1.
Jaymee has experience coaching youth gymnastics, and currently coaches our SOAR Tumble & Cheer Program.
Is Coaching your calling?
SOAR football is seeking coaches who want to make an impact on area youth, teach fundamentally sound football, and be a part of building a winning tradition.
Are you looking to play football this season? You found the right place! At SOAR Athletics we focus on core fundamentals and the development of ALL our players. Our players will receive the best coaching and skills training available while building the confidence to succeed in everything life!