Bantam BantamTeamThe Bantam level is the introductory tackle level for players 8-9 years of age.  At this level we focus on learning the fundamentals of football and teamwork.  We believe that providing bantam athletes an engaging atmosphere and opportunity to participate is important.  We strive to ensure all athletes gain playing time to help learn and experience the fun of football.





This level is for athletes 10 and 11 years of age. Our junior coaching staffs continue to focus on encouraging participation and individual improvement while continuing to instill fundamentals of football.  We believe that at the junior level the athletes begin to grasp the importance of the team over the individual.  We continue to focus on participation for all athletes while also learning developing their football skills.





We have cheer squads for each of our levels.  Our cheer program strives to exhibit teamwork, enthusiasm and create a positive and exciting atmosphere for our fans and players.









Junior VarsityJVTeam

The Junior Varsity level consist of athletes ages 12 and 13 years old.  At this level we begin to challenge the players to be their best and introduce more advanced offensive and defensive schemes.







Our varsity proudly wear the gold helmets signifying their hard work that has been put in leading up to their final year in he program.  Players and families from all other levels typically stay to watch our varsity compete.  At this level the coaching staff helps the athletes with the transition to high school by teaching them the same skills that will be required to excel at a high level when they enter high school.  The varsity take the building blocks of enthusiasm and knowledge of the game and turn it into a competitive drive to succeed.


Flag Football

ChenzoWe are proud to offer flag football for those ages 5-7.  The flag program is designed to provide young athletes a fun atmosphere where they can meet new friends and begin to learn the basics of sports from practice to the games.  The flag program is designed to let all athletes have the opportunity to play and experience many positions. 

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2018 Season

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Bloomington Edge to Host Knocker Night February 25th

Knocker athletes will have the opportunity to pick up FREE tickets for the Edge game on February 25th and be featured on the video board at the game!



 Bloomington Knocker Cheerleader on Big Stage in the NFL
Congratulations to Jessica Scharf, a former Knocker cheerleader who is now a member of the Seattle Seahawks “Sea Gals” cheer and dance squad.  We are proud of you, Jessica!

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Bloomington Knockers YMCA Basketball with Coach Dan and Coach Justin


Looking for off-season programs to help develop youth athletes?  Check out our partners at the Bloomington-Normal Athlete Factory:

Bloomington-Normal Athlete Factory

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Former Knocker Bobby Brady leads Central Catholic and has earned a Football Scholarship to Villanova University! Click here for the story




Varshaun Dixon was named WJBC Player of the Week for his 5 Touchdown performance in the intercity matchup.  Congratulations, Varshaun, from your Knocker Family! #KnockerNation