The Youth Sports program offers year-round opportunities for youth ages 3-12 to participate in informal sports & fitness as well as formalized youth sports leagues. Typical sports offered throughout the year include: Flag Football, Soccer, Basketball, Volleyball, Baseball, T-Ball, Specialty Camps, and development programs such as Start Smart (see below).
All Youth Sports registrations & payments are processed at the Youth Center. A valid Youth Sports Physical and current immunization record must be on file in order for a registration to be processed, and payment to be accepted. Sports Physicals are valid for (1) year from the date of the exam, and must be current through the last day of the season. Under no circumstances will a registration and or payment be accepted, nor a child placed on a team without a valid physical.
Start Smart: Ages 3-4
These nationally recognized programs teach sport-specific & developmentally appropriate skills to youth with parent participation. Youth gain the skills necessary to become successful in later years when they progress to league sports. Seasonal Programs include: Football (Ages 5-6), Baseball, Basketball, Soccer, & Golf. Cost: $45 (Typically includes 5-6 instructional sessions, equipment, & parent/child curriculum).
League Sports: Ages 5-12
Team-based youth sports leagues are offered with on-base practices and both on & off-base competitions. Seasonal programs include: Flag football, Soccer, Volleyball, Basketball, Baseball, and T-Ball. Cost: $50 (Includes: Uniform, coaches certification, 6-8 weeks of participation). Teams are formed based upon the availability of coaches. Waiting lists are formed on a first-come, first-served basis. Times and dates are subject to change.
YOUTH SPORTS PHYSICALS: Now is the time to make sure that your child has a valid youth sports physical. Remember: Physicals are valid for one year from the date of the physical, and must be valid through the LAST day of the sports season that you are registering for. ALL youth sports require a valid physical before registration can occur and payment can be accepted, including league sports. Start Smart sports and camps. Don't wait until the last minute, make those sports physical appointments today to ensure a smooth registration process. For more information on the Youth Sports Registration process, please call 247-5619.
YOUTH SPORTS VOLUNTEERS: The Youth Sports Program is looking for volunteers to coach and officiate for all sports season. If you are interested in coaching or officiating for any of the available sports, please contact Ryan Frost at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 509-247-5619. Experience is not necessary. All volunteers are trained and certified through the National Alliance for Youth Sports. In addition, volunteers will be offered many other resources to help develop the skills necessary to be an exceptional coach or official.