Bossier City, Louisiana - South Bossier witnessed an incredible display of community spirit as the Roughnecks of the North Louisiana Football Alliance took the initiative to lead a workout session with youth football players from the area. The event, held on June 24, 2023, aimed to inspire and mentor these young athletes while imparting valuable skills and knowledge from experienced players.
The workout session, organized in collaboration with local youth football coaches, provided an exceptional opportunity for aspiring athletes to learn from the best in their community. Under the guidance of the Roughnecks, the youth players were able to enhance their skills, build their confidence, and gain invaluable insights into the sport they love.
Throughout the workout session, various skill stations were set up, each focusing on a specific aspect of the game. Roughneck players, with their extensive experience and expertise, guided the youth players through passing and receiving drills, and defensive maneuvers. By demonstrating proper technique and providing hands-on instruction, the Roughnecks imparted a wealth of knowledge to the young athletes, emphasizing the importance of fundamentals and good sportsmanship.
The highlight of the session was with the Roughneck players participating alongside them, the young athletes experienced the thrill of receiving guidance and encouragement from their mentors.
In addition to the on-field activities, the workout session fostered a sense of camaraderie and mentorship between the adult and youth players.
"The workout session with the Roughnecks was an incredible opportunity for our youth players to learn from accomplished athletes in our community," said coach Kurvis Sharp. "The Roughnecks players' dedication, skill, and mentorship left a lasting impact on our young athletes, motivating them to pursue their football dreams with renewed vigor."
The Roughnecks initiative in organizing and leading this workout session underscores their commitment to fostering the growth and development of youth football in Bossier City. By sharing their passion for the sport and providing guidance to the next generation of athletes, they have set a shining example for the community.
For more information about the Roughnecks and the North Louisiana Football Alliance community initiatives, please contact:
Coach Mike Blair
Head Coach NLFA Roughnecks