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State Rankings are coming soon. Nominate yourself now!

Youth1 is naming top football players in EACH STATE this year! There are bragging rights in all 50 states on the line.  Didn’t make the national list for the Freshman450 (2024s), Elite101 (2024s), Sophomore Spotlight200 (2023s) or NextUp Watchlist (2026s)? That doesn’t mean that you’re not a great...

The Freshman450 for the class of 2024 is here!

Our votes are in and the Freshman450 is here! The Freshman450 is the country's first look at the top high school players in the country. Past nominees have included superstars like Trevor Lawrence (...

Richmond Braves Join ACES Nation

Richmond Braves Join ACES Nation

2026’s Elijah Manzanares is pound for pound one of the most promising players in Arizona

Elijah Manzanares is one of the best players from the Sahuarita, AZ area in the Class of 2026. The 5-foot, 100-pound Manzanares, who attends Sahuarita Middle School, is a dynamic player that works...

2022 QB Zachary Harrison is one of Arizona's rising talents

2022 QB Zachary Harrison talks to Youth1 about his success and progression.

Arizona Youth Football Combine brings NFL-style combine to youth athletes

Sign up for the Arizona Youth Football Combine. Coming on April 5, 2020. The event will be held at Pinnacle High School in Phoenix, AZ.

2023 WR Isaiah Arriola is ready to roll at NextGen’s The Show

2023 WR Isaiah Arriola speaks to Youth1 about his recent invite to NextGen's The Show

Y1 Catch-up: Maria Auth is scoring big at Penn State

Street, Maryland’s Maria Auth has come a long way from playing lacrosse as a pint-sized youngster, and she’ll only keep going. She just finished her freshman year at Penn State University, where she...

Y1on1 with Softball Gold Medalist and ESPN Analyst, Michele Smith

Y1on1 with Softball Gold Medalist and ESPN Analyst, Michele Smith