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    Bayside Bears - Justin Machell interview with Mark Moses about the upcoming season 5/19/17

    Check out the interview Justin Machell did with Mark Moses on Sports Radio 1560 The Fan about the upcoming season.

    Bayside Bears - Justin Machell interview with Mark Moses on Sports Radio 1560 4/6/17

    Check out the interview that our Tackle Football Director, Justin Machell, did with Mark Moses on Sports Radio 1560 The Fan.


    2017 Fall Head Coach Announcement

    05/03/2017, 2:00pm EDT
    By Justin Machell

    Bayside Bears Youth Football & Cheerleading is proud to announce our 2017 fall head coaches:
    Jr. Rookie – Nicole Ireland and Jessica Abreu
    Rookie – Amanda Ramby and Danielle Blaylock
    Mighty Mite – Aria Tassinari and Alicia Gillaspie
    Pee Wee – Jessica Sawyer and Dawn Starr
    Juniors – Leona Slyak and Rebecca Bach
    Seniors – Rikki Grace
    Jr. Rookie – Derrick Rivers
    Rookie – Jeff Klein
    Mighty Mite – Juan Cearra
    Pee Wee – Fiore Abbruzzese
    Bantam – Ty Benson
    Juniors – Gary Perri
    Seniors – Carl Lazzeri
    We want to thank all of our volunteer coaches for your service and dedication to the children of our community. Without you, our organization would not be here today. We look forward to another successful fall season.

    Bayside Bears Hosting Regional Round of FSYFL Playoffs

    04/06/2017, 2:30pm EDT
    By Justin Machell

    Bayside Bears have the privilege of hosting the regional round of the FSYFL playoffs this Saturday 4/8 at Liberty Park in Palm Bay. There will be 12 games featuring the 24 best teams from Southeast Florida competing for a spot in the East Coast conference championships. Our Bayside Mitey Mites and Pee Wee's both play at noon. Come check out the action and support our local youth players.

    Bayside Mitey Mites Headed to Georgia

    03/19/2017, 12:15pm EDT
    By Justin Machell

    We're very excited to announce that our Bayside Bears Mitey Mite team has been invited to play in the GSYFL tournament just outside of Atlanta next weekend. They will take on the Hit Squad (GA) and the 2016 NWGYFL 8U Superbowl champion Milford Warriors. With one of the top defenses in the state, our boys look to close out their regular season with statement wins and come back ready to make a playoff run.
    To help our parents with travel expenses we've setup a GoFundMe account at We appreciate any and all donations so please spread the word and help make this trip a memorable experience for our kids.

    NFL Flag Combine Schedule

    02/28/2017, 7:15am EST
    By Justin Machell

    Combine for coaches draft, all players are to attend. Those that cannot make this will be entered into a hat for blind drawing.
    March 4th, Fred Poppe Regional Park (Palm Bay Regional) Baseball Field.
    8:00am Registration Opens
    8:30am Rookie Check-In (4-6 yr olds)
    9:00am Rookie Combine / Mighty Mite Check-In (7-9 yr olds)
    9:45am Mighty Mite Combine / Bantam Check-In (10-12 yr olds)
    10:30am Bantam Combine / Senior Check-In (13-15 yr olds)
    11:15am Senior Combine
    12:00pm Team Selections
    Coaches should contact you either that day or Sunday. Practice will begin that week. A game schedule will be handed out the first week of practice.
    We are still in need of coaches for all age groups. If you wish to participate, please feel free to contact me via e-mail and I will set you up with the materials you need.

    Thank you,
    Wayne Strawser

    Accepting Cheerleading Head Coach Applications

    02/21/2017, 4:00pm EST
    By Justin Machell

    Interested in becoming a Head Coach for the 2017 Fall Cheer Season?

    Bayside Bears is looking for volunteer coaches who are dedicated to serving as positive role models to the youth of our community. Bayside cheer coaches are responsible for teaching players good sportsmanship and teamwork while providing a safe and fun experience that encourages cheerleaders to reach their full potential. We believe in providing the best coaching possible for the cheerleaders in our organization and have developed a coach's application and selection process for all who may be interested. If you are interested in becoming a head coach in this awesome league please fill out your application and email it to our Cheer Director, Jessica Abreu at

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    If you are able to help us financially, please complete our Sponsorship form and return to Todd Gerst at Or you can conveniently use our donation button to send money securely through Paypal. Thank you for your support!

    If you are interested in volunteering this season please complete this form and return to our parent coordinator. Thank you!