Archived Posts COYOTES, SHEFFIELD HEADLINE “HEALTHY KIDS DAY” AT MARINE CORPS AIR COMBAT CENTER Posted on April 5, 2019 0 Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on Google+ Share on Reddit Share on Pinterest Share on Linkedin Share on Tumblr (PALM DESERT) – The SoCal Coyotes have accepted a “volunteer assignment request” from Armed Services YMCA to lead their Healthy Kids Day special event April 27 at the Marine Corps Air Ground Combat Center at Twentynine Palms, America’s #1 Developmental Pro Football Program™ reported this week. Team captain and decorated U.S. Marine Jake Sheffield will join Coyotes Athletic Director and decorated 26-year U.S. Army veteran Robert L. Cummings as headliners for this event, which will be open to all families stationed at Twentynine Palms. The Coyotes also will present their award-winning ‘Above the Line’ leadership program, as well as an outdoor football ‘mini-camp’ and BBQ. Sheffield is the Coyotes all-time leading sack artist (86) and a combat veteran of two overseas conflicts. Courtesy of the H.N. and Frances C. Berger Foundation, hundreds of free footballs will be distributed to event participants, which will also include a host of other players and coaches from the six-time champion SoCal Coyotes. For more information, contact Coyotes SVP Ron DiGrandi at [email protected] DISCOVER how The Pro Football Educator, operated by former Denver Broncos GM and two-time Super Bowl winner Ted Sundquist, selected the SoCal Coyotes as America’s #1 Developmental Pro Football Program. Visit www.thesocalcoyotes.com. FAITH, FAMILY, FOOTBALL is the real mission of the Coyotes – and not surprisingly, something that dates back to the great Vince Lombardi in 1959. More than game tape. More than a weight room. More than a 40 time. The Coyote mission of ‘Building Champions, Building Men™’ reaches far beyond the actual gridiron, deep into the development of young athletes as fathers, husbands, and men. SEVENTY PLAYERS EACH YEAR earn the distinction to ‘Defend the Shield™’ in the uniform of the SoCal Coyotes. Many will earn a shot with NFL, CFL or AFL opportunities, or graduate into business careers.