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25 June

Fairfield Ludlowe’s Tess Stapleton has been named the 2019-20 Gatorade Connecticut Girls Track & Field Athlete of the Year. The Gatorade Company, in its 35th year of honoring the nation’s best high school athletes, made the announcement Thursday. Stapleton is the first Gatorade Connecticut Girls Track & Field Athlete of the Year to be chosen […]

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23 June

Local youth sports, high school hockey in particular, lost two well-known faces and voices over the weekend. The news struck on social media almost back to back on Saturday night: Brian Dinneen, public address announcer for several West Haven High sports for over 20 years, died Friday at 65. George Burr, hockey statistician and PA […]

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21 June

The state couldn’t stop watching Newtown win a CIAC football title in December. Much of the nation couldn’t stop in June. The Nighthawks’ buzzer-beating, winning touchdown from the Dec. 14 Class LL championship was the runner-up at Sunday night’s ESPY Awards on ESPN in the Can’t-Stop-Watching Moment online vote. First place in the vote went […]

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12 June

Lord Malik Heru is one of the best players from the Chesapeake, VA area in the Class of 2029.   The 4-foot-10, 89-pound Heru, who attends Grassfield Elementary, is a dynamic player that works as a quarterback.  Last season, Heru ran for over 700 yards and threw for 650 yards.   No matter the opponent, every game […]

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12 June

Saeed Williams is one of the best players from the Newport News, VA area in the Class of 2025.   The 5-foot-7, 131-pound Williams, who attends Hampton Roads Academy, is a dynamic player that works as a quarterback, linebacker, and safety.  Williams has earned plenty of recognition during his career, such as:  MVP Diamond All American […]

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12 June

Jeremiah Horace is one of the best players from the Sumter, SC area in the Class of 2023.   The 5-foot-9, 160-pound Horace, who attends Sumter High School, is a dynamic player that works as a running back.  Horace has earned plenty of recognition during his career, such as being selected for All-Diamond and All-Manuel. Horace […]

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12 June

Darrell Green Jr. is one of the best players from the Redlands, CA area in the Class of 2024.   The 6-foot, 155-pound Green Jr., who attends Redlands East Valley High School, is a dynamic player that works as a point guard, shooting guard, and small forward.  Green Jr. has earned plenty of recognition during his […]

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12 June

Javius Holmes is one of the best players from the Pinson, AL area in the Class of 2024.   The 5-foot-6, 137-pound Holmes, who attends Clay-Chalkville High School, is a dynamic player that works as a combo guard.  Holmes has attended a DeMarcus Cousins camp and the Global Grassroots camp.   No matter the opponent, every game […]

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11 June

Here at Youth1, we strive to provide exposure for athletes around the country. As another avenue to get to know some of the nation’s top athletes, Youth1 Football Director, Ryan Oliver, has launched an interview series where he will help you get to know some of our nation’s elite youth athletes. The next interview in […]

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10 June

The 2024 class is brimming with elite talent on both sides of the ball. Among the elite in the 2024 class is DB Omillio Agard, who has built a reputation as the best lockdown Corner in his class. Agard, who was ranked #54 on Youth1’s Elite101 last fall as he entered his 8th grade season, has […]

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