MISSION

Central Gridiron is a volunteer-led organization which believes “Football Matters” and is established to allow players to play, coaches to coach, and fans to embrace the football program.

Central Gridiron:

  • provides a positive platform for fostering student-athlete leadership development, school enhancement, and community enrichment.

  • exists to collaborate with the Athletic Director, Head Football Coach, and Junior Football Program to promote Andover Central football.

  • program fundraising, or other support groups.provides financial support for projects not otherwise covered by USD 385 funds


Central Gridiron efforts will:

  • ensure every student-athlete has the opportunity & personal gear to actively participate in football, regardless of financial means.

  • acquire next-generation equipment, training, & technology necessary to sustain a safe, productive environment and advance the program’s on-field competitiveness.

  • organize volunteers & social activities to create a positive, family-oriented game day atmosphere.

  • create a communication conduit for the exchange of information between the football program and its supporters.

  • support professional development of the coaching staff.