The Parks and Recreation Department is fortunate and excited to have your child participate with our Youth Sports Leagues! Youth learn the fundamentals of the sport with experienced coaches & mentors. Participating in youth sports helps young athletes learn about leadership, discipline, and perseverance, achieving successes and navigating challenges. A league player enhances their physical fitness, develops resilience and strength.
Registration Dates: January 15th - February 22nd, deadline at 5:00pm.
Cost: Registration cost is $75.00 in city limits and $85.00 out of City.
Payment: Credit and Debit card payments can be made through online checkout. Please note: registration is not counted unless you have a receipt from the CivicRec registration website before the registration deadline. Registrations may be taken after the deadline if a spot is available otherwise a waiting list will be established.
Softball Evaluations/Draft: February 27th.
Baseball Evaluations/Draft: February 26th.
Practices are set to begin March 4th. Pre-Season practices will be held at 5:30pm, 6:30pm and 7:30pm.
Opening Day will be March 23rd at Emanuel Sullivan Sports Complex (ESSC).
Location: Practices will be held at Emanuel Sullivan Sports Complex (ESSC), 700 Woodside Avenue as well as PD Terry City Park, 116 Cannon Avenue. Games will be held at ESSC, P.D. Terry City Park, and other local municipality league locations TBD, i.e. Mauldin, Simpsonville, etc.
Schedule: Schedules are finalized after registration ends. Schedules are pending the availability of volunteer coaches and registration numbers. Most practices and games are approximately 1 hour.
Volunteer Coaches, Parents & Assistants: Gratitude and thanks to our many volunteers that anchor this Recreation Department with success! You are much needed and appreciated! It is important to the Recreation Department to get to know those that are leading and facilitating within our youth leagues. Please reach out and connect with one of our Youth Sports & Recreation Leaders if you are interested or have questions about the process to become a volunteer.