AWP Football

The AWP Sports Football Academy is the premier training organization for football skills development and education in the Midwest. The Academy provides a superior level of training and stands firmly on our foundational principles and the process of success.

Our focus is to develop the complete athlete mentally, physically, and spiritually. Thus creating an atmosphere promoting internal competition, as well as preparing athletes for elite external competition and player exposure. We believe in educating each athlete on the purpose behind their training, including proper techniques and mechanics to maximize each players potential.

Academy athletes (ages 5 and up) receive instructional development from former professional and collegiate players. Coaches are educated, trained, and experienced in their specific position; they know what it takes to compete and succeed at the highest levels of football.  Our coaches use AWP’s proprietary and comprehensive skill development progressions to enable maximum results at each stage of development and progress.


7v7 club

AWP 7v7 is an elite travel football organization originating in the Fort Wayne area. Each year the teams compete on both the local and national level to qualify to attend the National 7v7 Tournament in Bradenton, Florida. Being a part of the nationally known AWP 7v7 team creates opportunities for players in high school to get exposure for scholarships in college and middle school players to learn and advance in the football realm.

All 7v7 Teams are instructed and coached by the best football coaches of the area. Players will experience position specific skills development through the elite AWP Football program and also develop their speed and strength through AWP’s Performance Training.

  7v7 Team Focuses:

  • Development
  • Competition
  • Exposure

AWP in 2015 expanded it’s 7v7 division to Nashville, TN creating an additional 7v7 team that will allow athletes a chance for development, competition and exposure.

football Leadership

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Michael Ledo

CEO/Head Coach

Antoine taylor

Quarterback Specialist

Dre Muhammad

Director of AWP Football/Receiver Specialist


Lawrence Barnett

Defensive Back Specialist


Virgil Tharp

Director of 7v7 Football