DREAMS COME TRUE
WHEN YOU GRIND
We are a youth skillz development company that helps young athletes, Elementary through High School, understand the core fundamentals, & skills to excel on the football field.
HEAD COACH & FOUNDER
Coach Davenport has been a football player since he was 8 years old. He started his pee wee football career as a running back, quarterback, and line backer. In high school he played quarterback, where he was a First Team All-League, All-Southwest Ohio and All-Regional selection his senior year. He also earned All-League honors as a junior. He attended Miami University and played Defensive Back from 1997-1999. After leaving the game of football after college he started to play flag football from 2001 until 2016. His love for the game started his coaching career as a pee wee football coach in 2006. He is currently the Head Coach for Crimson Tide a youth football team in Scott County, Kentucky. He has been married for 12 years and has 3 boys.
RISE & GRIND SKILLZ ACADEMY
DREAMS COME TRUE WHEN YOU GRIND
Our Mission: Rise & Grind Skillz Academy exists to encourage and increase youth participation in football through the highest level of Skillz development. Rise & Grind will also instill life-long values of teamwork, dedication, and a superior work ethic in the classroom and on the playing field.
Our Vision: Rise & Grind Skillz Academy will strive to develop the physical and mental understanding of the game of football. We are dedicated to encouraging our athletes to learn and understand the core fundamentals and skills to excel on the field. We will empower our athletes with a passion and love for the game of football.
Our Philosophy: Rise & Grind Skillz Academy will create an environment where our athletes develop a love of the game of football. We will maintain an environment that will teach a progressive, intelligent, and physical style of football created on a foundation of solid technical Skillz.