Sheryll Van Gelder

Mrs. Val Gelder manages fundraising, social marketing content and raffle efforts.

cambrian valley youth football and cheer board members

Peninsula Pop Warner

​USA Football

Leigh High School

Peninsula Pop Warner comprises 35 Bay Area Pop Warner teams to include CVYF.  This association ensures that all rules, training, safety, and academic are consistent across all teams your child will play.

USA Football is the governing body for youth football in the United States.  They provide a wealth of training and safety standards to help make football a better, safer game.

Leigh High School is home to the Leigh Longhorns and provides an effective, safe, and welcoming facility to host both practices and games..

Injury Response

Each team division has at least two coaches certified in CPR and first aid response and all coaches are certified in concussion awareness and response.

 

Game Day EMT

Every game is required to have at least one emergency medical technician on staff.  EMT staff are supplemented by certified coaches on both sides of the field and Player Safety Coaches.

 

Sports Physical Exam

Every youth football and cheer participant must have a medical screening and approval from a qualified examiner.  CVYF, through USA Football, has partnered with CVS Pharmacies to provide low cost sports exams.  

501(c)(3) Non-profit organization

Health & Wellness of Players

Bob van gelder

Mr. Van Gelder manages acquisition and certification of all CVYF football equipment.

Staci Ljepava

Mrs. Ljepava is the league secretary and ensures all documentation is in order.

Archie ljepava

Mr. Ljepava serves as the boys athletic and recruiting director and is also a Player Safety Coach.

Steve Pekarthy

Mr. Pekarthy manages CVYF finances and ensures transparency of every transaction.

David Valentine

Mr. Valentine has lead CVYF athletic excellence and sound non-profit standing for seven years.

The entire Cambrian Valley Youth Football & Cheer (CVYF) organization is 100% non-profit and none of its board members, coaches, organizers or other staff are compensated.  Financial standing is completely transparent and all financial transactions are shared, verified, and acknowledged by each board member.  If you would like to make a tax benefit donation please contact Mr. Steve Pekarthy direct.