The Pioneer League provides activities pretty much 12 months a year in various sports and other opportunities for young people of the New York City Area.  Here is a skeleton schedule that will keep you informed of some of our awesome opportunities during the course of the year.  For specific dates, locations, and times navigate to the specific page for that sport or activity.


Pioneer Youth Football –

January – Winter Meetings for football – Youth football organizations start committing to Pioneer for the fall season.

March – Youth programs off season workouts

August – Training camps

September thru November – Youth football season begins the week after Labor Day and ends the 2nd weekend of November.


New York Patriots Football –

January 23rd – Team meeting to recruit and get ideas for the upcoming season. Schedule compiled and preliminary opponents announced.

February thru March – OTAS 6 Practices non padded mini camp that focuses on basic skills, recruit introductions to team processes, and basic playbook.

March thru April – Patriots Training Camp – 10 practices that are in full pads that focuses on increasing speed, playbook, and overall preparation for the season.

April 21st thru October 5th – New York Patriots Season (for specific dates, locations, and times )

Last week of July – New York Patriots Canada Series


Pioneer Basketball League –

January thru March – Preliminary winter season being discussed

August – Summer Session for specific dates and times


New York Patriots Softball –

Fall Season currently being constructed – For more info


Pioneer Affiliate Program –

February thru April – College programs spring football practices and annual games.

College Football Season – Fordham and Columbia Universities season begin in September and end in early November

November thru March – Fordham Women’s Basketball – Schedule TBA

November thru March – Columbia Men’s and Women’s Basketball – Schedule TBA