Power 5 National Youth League is made up of five conferences: PAC 12, BIG XII, BIG 10, ACC, and SEC. Each conference is designed to mirror it's college counterpart. This, of course, has been purposefully done to further our mission in providing a college-like experience for all of our youth athletes, families, and organizations. While each conference will spend the majority of their season schedules going against teams within their respective conference, they will have the opportunity to compete in regular season Power 5 Cross Play. Cross Play is a National Event within the Power 5, and will highlight elite organizations from each conference, as they go head-to-head in games that matter. What may seem like bragging rights and tallies in the Win-Loss column, can very well end up being a deciding factor in Power 5 Nationals seeding.
This August, all teams are invited to be part of the 1st Annual Power 5 Preseason National event held in DeSoto, Texas. This is an opportunity to show the nation who truly holds the power as we get ready for the inaugural Power 5 season.
Once the last regular season game is played, a Power 5 Special Committee will hold meetings to discuss who will represent each conference at the Power 5 National Championship & Bowl Series held in Scottsdale, Arizona. Staying true to our mission, each team invited to the Power 5 NCBS will have an opportunity to compete in college-like bowl games. They are: