MESA, Ariz. – Legacy Sports USA announced today it has signed an agreement to partner with the ELITE Youth Football Organization to host all of its leagues, tournaments and events at Legacy Sports Park in Mesa starting in 2022.
Legacy Sports Park will manage and operate ELITE Football powered by Legacy Sports USA at its state-of-the-art sports and entertainment complex, which will be led and directed by Elite Football founder Zeke Sandhu and former Green Bay Packers Super Bowl champion James Jones.
ELITE Football currently sponsors 20 local youth football teams in the Chandler area, ranging from age groups of 6U to 14U, and features teams that continually rank among the best teams in the country in each respective age group.
At Legacy Sports Park, ELITE Football will offer Boys and Girls Flag Football leagues, 7V7 leagues and Adult Flag Football leagues; along with the ELITE Football Academy, ELITE Club Football Teams, ELITE Bears Tackle Teams, Kids Camps and NFL Player Camps.
“We are ecstatic about this new partnership with Legacy Sports Park and ELITE Football,” Sandhu said. “We consider our program to be one of the most competitive in the country, so it is a perfect fit to align and work with a top-notch sports facility like Legacy Sports Park.”
Sandhu is the founder of the Elite Football Youth Organization and is the CEO of ELITE Athlete Management in Chandler. He has more than 22 years of experience as a Certified Contract Advisor and is licensed with the NFL Players Association, CFL Players Association and NBA Players Association. He represents some of the most talented stars in the NFL, including Odell Beckham Jr., Danielle Hunter, Jordan Poyer, Christian Kirk, Byron Murphy Jr. and D.J. Foster. Sandhu also founded the ELITE Community Foundation, a 501(c)(3) organization whose mission is to empower youth in the community through various athletic programs, camps, sports and education.
Jones, who is co-director of ELITE Football, played nine years in the NFL (eight years with the Green Bay Packers) and was a key member of the Packers Super Bowl XLV-winning team in 2010-11. He led the league in touchdown receptions in 2012 (14), and throughout his career recorded 433 catches, 5,861 receiving yards and 51 touchdowns. He finished his career in Green Bay and ranks in the Top-15 all-time in Packers history in receptions, receiving yards and touchdowns. Jones currently is an analyst for the NFL Network’s “Total Access” show.
“ELITE Football is one of the premiere youth football organizations in the country and we are thrilled to partner with them,” said Brett Miller, President of Legacy Sports USA. “The experience and knowledge that Zeke and James have in professional football and youth athletics has been integral in helping ELITE Football grow and excel. We are looking forward to watching that growth continue at Legacy Sports Park.”
Legacy Sports Park is a privately owned, 320-acre multi-use family sports and entertainment complex in Mesa, Ariz., currently under construction with plans to officially open to the public in January of 2022. Legacy Sports Park will create more than 1,500 jobs and generate hundreds of millions of dollars in direct economic impact back to the surrounding community, with an expected three million visitors annually. Legacy Sports Park is the vision of Randy J. Miller, Chairman of Legacy Sports USA, Chad J Miller, CEO of Legacy Sports USA, and Olympic Gold Medalist Dan O’Brien, Director of Performance Training at Legacy Sports Park. In addition, Legacy Sports Park will also include a multi-purpose arena and outdoor amphitheater designed for live events, family shows, exhibitions, and conventions. The project will be developed in one single phase constructing outdoor and indoor team athletic facilities geared to high energy entertainment, sports venues. For more information on Legacy Sports Park visit LegacySportsUSA.com. For a virtual tour visit https://www.legacysportsusa.com/virtualtour.
ABOUT ELITE YOUTH FOOTBALL ORGANIZATION
ELITE Football is focused on teaching life skills to all of its youth teams through team building exercises and educational programs. ELITE’s purpose is to inspire each and every youth and provide them with the opportunity to achieve their dreams and goals. ELITE is one of the premiere youth football organizations in the country and its teams are extremely competitive with numerous National Championships. For more information on ELITE Football or how you can support its youth programs, visit https://www.eliteathletemanagement.com/elite-youth or email email@example.com.