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COVID-19 Safety

In the interests of the health and safety of all of our participants, Newington Knights Youth Football and Cheer established safety protocols that will be effective on the August 17, 2020 until further notice.  These rules and procedures are designed to supplement our Shoreline Conference COVID protocols.  They are subject to revision.


Hello All,

Newington Knights Youth Football and Cheer has been a non-profit organization since 1971. We are located in Newington, Connecticut, and play our home games at Clem Lemire Sports Complex in town. 

Our football teams and cheer squads compete in the Shoreline Youth Football Conference.

In accordance with conference rules, eligible youth participants must have their primary residence in Newington.

We offer flag football and cheer from ages 5-7 

Our competitive cheer program is ages 7-14 (Must  turn 7 as of July 31.)

Our tackle football starts at 3rd grade which is instructional, and runs up to 8th grade. Our tackle program is grade based.

If you have any questions please contact Mike Perez at

Thank you for visiting our website.

Mike Perez

League President

Phone: Please email

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