Jabari Moore

-Executive Director/ Co Chair

-Scholarship recipient Rutgers University

Our Mission

DYSA is a non-profit organization committed to preparing student athletes for success. Our mission is to provide resources for at-risk youth to help them succeed in both sports and life.

Idris Haroon

-President/Co Chair

-Scholarship recipient University of Arizona



For more than 15 years, Development of Young Student Athletes has devoted its energy to passionately advocating for student athletes who lack the resources to be successful. Find out how you can contribute to the future of someone in need through donations of money and time. .

Find out what it takes to be a champion

There are no days off when developing future champions, which is why we offer year-round activities to keep student athletes engaged. Devote an afternoon, evening, or weekend of your time and see the difference it makes in a young persons life. 

Building Champions

"To be a champ, you have to believe in yourself when nobody else will."            Sugar Ray Robinson

You have to first believe in yourself


DYSA has worked with hundreds of youth from all across the country. The one common theme that we run across is belief. We all believe in something. Whether its a higher power, our parents, friends, or coaches. The most important belief that we try to instill is the belief in yourself.

2017 championship winners

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Upcoming Events




Car Wash - August 12

Support our youth. 2100 Hall Johnson Rd., Grapevine. Can't make it, but still want to help? Visit our donate page to learn the different ways you can contribute.

Texas Elite 7 on 7 Youth Football 

Register your team today. Schedule coming soon!