i9 Sports

Manatee County, FL

Offering youth sports programs in Manatee, Lakewood Ranch, Bradenton, Parrish - Palmetto

Larry Jackson - Program Director

Office: 941-312-2400

Weather Hotline: 941-312-2400

Email: LeagueOffice83@i9sports.com

Larry Jackson and his wife Angie are veteran franchise owners at i9 Sports. They were introduced to i9 Sports back in 2006 when Larry coached his son Bailey's flag football team during the inaugural season in Manatee County. Shortly thereafter they took ownership of the league and in 2013 also took over the Sarasota/Charlotte county franchise. Between these two franchises there are 7 venue locations currently serving approximately 1200 kids each season. Bailey became the longest standing player in the history of i9 Sports playing in 280 Flag Football games over the years. The Jackson's have 3 kids which have all taken part in the i9 Sports story.

Below is a list of our Office team and responsibilities.

Larry Jackson - Franchise Owner
Angie Jackson - Finance Manager
Jenna Berquist - Marketing Manager
Craig Tarbeck - Assistant Program Manager

Emails are Firstname.Lastname@i9sports.com
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A message from Program Director Larry Jackson (Manatee, Lakewood Ranch, Bradenton, Parrish - Palmetto)
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Why Do Parents Love i9 Sports?

"This is the first time my child has played football and he loves it. I like the fact that everyone gets a fair turn and the adults are very respectful. I cannot think of anywhere that you all as a team can Improve. We will be coming back for the next season."

Armando F.  (October 2016)

"Close to home and fairly priced. "

Paul C.  (June 2017)

"Your staff is so awesome with the kids!! My son has had so much fun this week at Sport Camp! It's helping him learn more about each different sports that is played. Thank you!"

Ruthann P.  (June 2016)

"Very organized, great coaches and good ethics!"

Candy S.  (May 2016)

"The team atmosphere is amazing! The basketball program at Lakewood ranch run by coach D is amazing! We also love the cheer program, but I think it would be helpful to have the same coach most of the time. Borh are really great with the girls, it's just tough with consistency."

Emily K.  (October 2016)