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What is Cougar Coaches?

Do you enjoy sports? If so, Cougar Coaches is an easy way for students to give back by volunteering as coaches for local youth athletic organizations. Student coaches run practices and games for a sport of their choosing. Cougar Coaches is an exciting and rewarding way to stay involved in the sport you love while providing much-needed service in the community. Assistant coaches are strongly encouraged, so grab a friend and help make a difference in the lives of these kids! Check out the Get Involved tab to see the sports we offer!


How do I get involved?


Volunteer Description: Volunteers will be coaching kid's team sporting events and will be responsible for unifying the team and leading them during games.

Volunteer Commitment: Student coaches run practices and games for a sport of their choice, and usually are only required to serve for 2-3 hours a week during a short 4-8 week season. Times vary by sport and rec center. 

We currently offer opportunities to coach the following sports throughout the year:

Come help at the South Franklin Community Center:

  • Soccer Camp (Thursdays 6:00 PM)
  • Basketball Club (Wednesdays 6:00 PM)

Year Schedule:

  • Basketball (October)
  • Wrestling (October)
  • Volleyball (February)
  • Soccer (April & August)
  • Track and Field (April)
  • Baseball (May)
  • Softball (May)
  • Tennis (May)
  • Cross Country (August)
  • Flag Football (August)

Coaching registration begins 1 month before the season.

Step 1:

If you want to get involved please email or text/call any of the directors listed under 'Contact Us.' With your inquiry please include your year in school and the sport you are interested in.

Step 2:

Please complete this mandatory training, which includes BYU's 25-minute Minor Protection Training, before you begin working with the children

Step 3:

Review the Onboarding for Cougar Coaches
Thank you for your interest in volunteering!


Available by email at

Michael LaForce, Executive Director

(719) 213-9989
Office Hour: Tuesdays 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Lexie Wang

(703) 438-1991

Zach Yeoman

(336) 906-0587

Brayden Williams

(480) 223-2796