The East Orlando Jr Predators are happy to announce that Coach Rob Keefe, formerly Head Coach of the Orlando Predators, is now the Football Director for the East Orlando Jr Predators.
Defined by his energy, excitement, and overall passion for the game, Keefe is well known for his hands-on approach to coaching. Keefe has four championship victories to his credit and is the only person in Arena Football history to win ArenaCup and ArenaBowl titles as both a player and a coach.
Coach Keefe takes over the Jr Predators football operations after its most successful year yet. In 2016, the Jr Predators Football Program boasted:
- 1 AAU National FINAL 4 Finish (8U)
- 3 AAU National ELITE 8 Finishes (10U, 12U, 14U)
- 1 FYFCL SUPER BOWL Winner (10U)
- 1 UNDEFEATED TEAM (10U)
- 3 FYFCL EASTERN CONFERENCE CHAMPS (8U, 10U, 12U)
- 4 FYFCL EASTERN CONFERENCE REGULAR SEASON CHAMPS (8U, 10U, 12U, 14U)
- 5 FYFLC PLAYOFF APPEARANCES
Coach Keefe has many goals in 2017 but one stands above the rest: Jr Predator tackle football teams playing for an AAU National Football Championship on Sunday at Nationals! Coach Keefe will direct all off season and pre-season football and coaching activities including coaches clinics, player camps, off season conditioning program, and a re-establishment and teaching of Jr Predator coaching philosophies and “Pred-isms”.
EOJP currently have open registration for the 2017 6U Flag and 8U Tackle Football Levels. And are currently taking deposits and pre-assessment 2017 registrations for 10U, 12U and 14U Tackle Football. Player assessment dates for 10U, 12U and 14U Tackle Football will be announced shortly. All assessments will be led by Coach Keefe.