Welcome to the Southern Maryland Conference (SMC), a brand new charter issued by American Youth Football (AYF) and Cheer (AYC), “the largest youth football and youth cheer organization on earth”.
The SMC consist of football and cheer organizations located in the southern region of Maryland. It was formed by (8) former Metropolitan Washington American Youth Football League associations, who have over 25 years of football and cheer experience.
The SMC is governed by a Board of Directors, and Executive Officer’s that have adopted AYF’s current governing rules which subscribes to the principles of safety, sportsmanship, and full participation. The SMC will also abide by the AYF rules, which includes age/weight and grade based age protected divisions, in order to participate in AYF state, regional and national tournament competitions
Our goals and objectives are to be responsible parents and coaches by ensuring that our youth athletes are safe; help them apply life lessons from sports on and off the field; and through the education of sports, develop children of high character, who lead, persevere, overcome adversity, and function as productive team members. The SMC’s inaugural 2012 football and cheer season will be the start of something BIG!