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607 Thompson Street - Homer, GA 30547

Office Hours: Mon. - Fri. 8 am - 5 pm

YOUTH SPORTS



2019/2020 Basketball

Registration Dates

3-4 y/o - September 3rd, 2019 - October 15th, 2019
5-6 y/o - September 3rd, 2019 - October 15th, 2019
7-14 y/o - September 30th, 2019 - November 12th, 2019
Age Groups:  3-4 y/o coed, 5-6 y/o coed, 8U, 10U, 12U, 14U
Age Control Date:  September 1st, 2019 for all age groups
Fee:  $50 (3-4 y/o Coed), $60 (5-6 y/o Coed), $75 (7-14 y/o)

The Banks County Parks and Recreation Department offers youth basketball leagues for children between the ages of 5 and 12.  Players learn the basic fundamentals of the game, technical skills and sportsmanship in a fun and positive environment.  A copy of each participant's birth certificate is required. All coaches (head and assistant) must complete a coaching application and a criminal background check before coaching.


2020 Spring Baseball/Softball/T-ball

Registration Dates:  January 6th, 2020 - February 14th, 2020
Age Groups:  3-4 y/o coed t-ball, 5-6 y/o coed coach pitch, 8U, 10U, 12U, 14U
Age Control Dates:  March 1st, 2020 (4 y/o t-ball & 5-6 y/o coach pitch), May 1st, 2020 (7-14 y/o baseball), January 1st, 2020 (7-14 y/o softball)
Fee:  $60 (4 y/o t-ball & 5-6 y/o coach pitch), $75 (7-14 y/o baseball & softball)

BCPRD t-ball, baseball and softball leagues give boys and girls ages 4-14 the opportunity to participate in developmental programs that provide baseball/softball skills and game knowledge in a fun and safe environment for learning.  All participants must provide BCPRD with a copy of their child's birth certificate.  All coaches (head and assistant) must complete a coaching application and a criminal background check before coaching.​​​​


2020 Spring Volleyball

Registration Dates:  January 6th, 2020 - February 14th, 2020
Age Groups:  10U, 12U, 14U, 16U
Age Control Dates:  September 1st, 2020
Fee:  $60

Teams will play in the North Georgia Youth Volleyball League.  



2020 Fall Football

Registration Dates:  April 20th, 2020 - June 15th, 2020
Age Groups:  3-4 y/o Flag Football, 6U NGYFA tackle football, 7U NGYFA tackle football, 8U NGYFA tackle football, 9U NGYFA tackle football, 10U NGYFA tackle football, 11U NGYFA tackle football, 7th Grade NGYFA tackle football
Age Control Date:  August 1st, 2020
Fee:  $85 (tackle), $60 (3-4 y/o flag football)

BCPRD will provide each player with a jersey, helmet decals, and padded pants (tackle).  Flag participants will receive a jersey and shorts.

The BCPRD youth football program promotes the development of the youth in our community in the sport of football by teaching fundamentals, good sportsmanship and teamwork.  We are affiliated with the North Georgia Youth Football Association.  A copy of each participant's birth certificate is required.  All coaches (head and assistant) must complete a coaching application and a criminal background check before coaching.

All participants must attend no less than 50% of the scheduled practices to be eligible to play in games. This is the responsibility of the participant’s parent. Coaches are requested to keep an attendance chart to note the practices that each player attends. Parents need to communicate with the head coach about any absences prior to the scheduled practice or game.


2020 Fall Cheerleading

Registration Dates:  April 20th, 2020 - June 15th, 2020
Age Groups:  6U, 7U, 8U, 9U, 10U, 11U, 7th Grade
Age Control Date:  August 1st, 2020

Fee:  $85

The BCPRD cheerleading program teaches young athletes the essential skills to lead the crowd and support the home team.  Cheer participants will learn cheers, proper hand and body movements as well as jumping techniques.  There is no stunting, just a big focus on fun!  A copy of each participant's birth certificate is required.  All coaches (head and assistant) must complete a coaching application and a criminal background check before coaching.


2020 Fall Soccer

Registration Dates:  May 11th, 2020 - July 20th, 2020

Age Groups:  4-5 y/o coed, 6-8 y/o coed, 9-12 y/o coed, 14U
Age Control Date:  August 1st, 2020

Fee:  $60

Our rec. league soccer program focuses on skill development and player participation.  A copy of each participant's birth certificate is required.  All coaches (head and assistant) must complete a coaching application and a criminal background check before coaching. 


2020 Fall Volleyball

Registration Dates:  May 11th, 2020 - July 20th, 2020
Age Groups:  10U, 12U, 14U, 16U
Age Control Date:  August 1st, 2020
Fee:  $60


BCPRD teams will be participating against teams from Jackson County, Oglethorpe County, Madison County, Jefferson and Barrow County.


2020 Fall Cross Country

Registration Dates:  May 11th, 2020 - July 20th, 2020
Age Groups:  Ages 7 & up
Age Control Date:  September 1st, 2020
Fee:  $60