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  • LHYSL Programs Offered

    LHYSL Programs Offered

  • Volunteers Needed

    Volunteers Needed

  • Tackle Football

    Tackle Football

  • Flag Football this spring!!

    Flag Football this spring!!

Licking Heights Youth Sports League (LHYSL) is a non-profit organization that provides youth sports to local children who are 1st – 6th graders. 
LHYSL programs are focused on teaching basic fundamentals, conditioning, discipline, sportsmanship and teamwork as it pertains to full-contact Tackle Football, side line Cheerleading, Cheerleading competitions, and Wrestling
LHYSL Programs Offered
TACKLE FOOTBALL is a competitive full-contact league provided in 3 age divisions (Mini: grades 1-2, Junior: grades 3-4, Senior: grades 5-6). Games played at these various levels will be played against teams from nearby associations under Licking County League Youth Football (LCLYF).
CHEERLEADING is an instructional league for football sideline cheer provided in 3 age divisions (Mini: grades 1-2, Junior: grades 3-4, Senior: grades 5-6). Games attended will coincide with the tackle football progam.
FLAG FOOTBALL is an Co-ed instructional league for kids Pre-K up to grade 6 which will focus on teaching basic fundamentals, conditioning and teamwork as it pertains to non-contact flag football.
WRESTLING is a competitive league for kids K to 6th grade which will focus on teaching fundamentals of the sport of wrestling.
CAMPS & COMPETITIONS are offered along with the above programs such as a Youth Football camp, Cheer Camp, Cheerleading Competition and/or Expo and open Wrestling mat times.


The LHYSL understands that risk of exposure to communicable diseases can not be 100% eliminated and has compiled the following guidelines and protocols to maximize the safety of all participants, spectators, and staff. These protocols are obtained from an extensive network of sources to represent what LHYSL believes are “Best Practices” set forth by health, safety, and government agencies. LHYSL primarily used guidance from the Center of Disease Control (CDC) and the Ohio Department of Health.

The “Responsible Restart Ohio” document for youth, collegiate, amateur, club and professional sports can be viewed at the link at the bottom of this page. A short summary of requirements is listed below. This list is not all-encompassing. Please review the document linked above and the Director’s Order which can be viewed at the link at the bottom of this page, so you are aware of all requirements.

  • All participants coming to our facilities must continue to conduct daily symptom assessments and stay home if not feeling well.It is up to the parents to monitor their child for symptoms before bringing them to practice or game.

  • Players (School Age and older), coaches, volunteers, spectators and officials are required to wear a face covering at all times except for any of the allowable exceptions stated in the Director’s Order for Facial Coverings. Temperature monitoring will be conducted as needed.

  • Family members / spectators must sit together, socially distanced from other individuals/family groups. 6 foot social distancing between other groups must be maintained. Areas will be marked at the facility to identify allowable seating/standing areas. Please adhere to these markings and rules.The LHYSL reserves the right to limit or eliminate spectators at any LHYSL event or practice.

  • No congregating before and after games, duals, or events.

  • Please notify your LHYSL Coach if any player or family member tests positive for COVID-19 and work with the health department and CDC guidelines to determine contact tracers so we can notify anyone who may have had contact with that individual.
  •  If you have any questions about the LHYSL policy, feel there is a violation of the policy, or have a possible exposure please email the LHYSL Board at [email protected]

The LHYSL Board is closely monitoring the state of COVID-19 in both Franklin and Licking Counties. We are constantly in contact with the Licking Heights School District and local health officials. This will continue to be an evolving situation.  When and as Governor DeWine issues new orders or modifies current orders, the LHYSL Board will act on those orders by revising the COVID-19 Policy.  Updates will be posted on our website at and our facebook page 

Here is the link to “Responsible Start Ohio” with full details

Field Status

  • Craig Field - Home Games

    Updated: 05/07/20 4:12PM
  • LH High School - Practice

    Updated: 05/07/20 4:12PM
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