About HCYS

UpdatedMonday July 31, 2017 byHCYS .

About Hat City Youth Sports, Inc.


The mission of Hat City Youth Sports – Danbury Hatters as a nonprofit community sports program is to organize safe and fun Football, Cheerleading, and Basketball programs that develop and foster participants in all aspects of the sport, providing opportunities to learn the fundamentals of the sport while preparing them both mentally and physically.

  • We aim to give every player/team member the opportunity to play at the highest possible level and reach their full potential.
  • We strive to instill teamwork, good sportsmanship, and self-discipline, while building self-confidence and respect for one’s self and one’s opponent.  These values are not only expected of our players but our parents, families and spectators.
  • We provide a safe, friendly, supportive community environment which encourages skill development, fitness, fair play, team spirit and inclusion.


American Youth Football and Cheer (AYF/AYC).

Football Program:  Ages 7 – 14 yrs old

Cheer Program: Ages 5-18 yrs old


Basketball Program

In-house :  Grades   2nd – 5th

Travel:  Grades 4th & 5th