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YOUTH ATHLETICS

Baseball - Youth (Spring & Fall)

Baseball is for children ages 5-18 in the Spring (ages as of May 1 of current year) & 5-14 in the Fall (ages as of May 1 of the following year). Youth Baseball is organized by Franklin County Baseball, Inc as a co-sponsored group of Franklin County Parks and Recreation.  The spring registration deadline is March 1st and the Fall Registration Deadline is August 1st.  Games are played at Waid Park and Larc Field.  For the Franklin County Baseball Website...click here.
 
Basketball (Winter)
Registration for youth basketball takes place Mid-September through November 1st.  Youth Basketball practice starts after Thanksgiving, with games being played from January to March.  Teams practice once per week.  Practice time/location are chosen by the coach.  Games are held at Franklin County High School, Benjamin Franklin Middle School and Lee M. Waid School.  The Instructional League (5-6 yr olds) and Biddy League (7-8 yr. olds) are co-ed. All other leagues, ages 9-17, are divided into girl and boy leagues. Basketball by-laws
 
Cheerleading (Winter)
Youth cheerleading practice starts in late November and games are played from January to March. Cheerleading is co-ed and available to Franklin County children ages 5-17.
 
Cheerleading Sandlot (Summer/Fall)
Sandlot Cheerleading is for girls ages 6-12.  FC Sandlot Club holds registration on dates in May/June at the Commonwealth Building in Rocky Mount.  Practices begin August 1st.  This program is ran by the Franklin County Sandlot Football Club.
 
Football Sandlot (Summer/Fall)
Sandlot football is for children ages 6-12.Games require travel to Franklin County, Roanoke, Botetourt, and Vinton.  FC Sandlot Club holds registration dates at the Commonwealth Building in Rocky Mount on dates in May/June.  Practices begin August 1st.  The link to the Franklin County Sandlot Football website is http://www.fcsandlotfootball.com/
 
Youth Girls Lacrosse (Spring)

Lacrosse is for girls ages 8-15.  Registration takes place Mid-January through March 1st.  Games are in Franklin County and the Roanoke Valley.  To learn more about Lacrosse, go to http://www.uslacrosse.org/ or call (540) 483-9293 ext. 7.

Youth Boys Lacrosse (Spring & Fall)

The Franklin County Lacrosse Club, Inc. is a non-profit organization dedicated to organizing, developing and promoting the sport of Lacrosse in Franklin Clunty and surrounding areas.  Forms can be found online at www.franklincountylax.com  For more information call (540) 797-3534.

Soccer - Youth (Spring & Fall)
Youth co-ed Soccer is designed to teach children the skills of soccer. Fun and sportsmanship is always emphasized. Spring registration is from Mid-January to March 1.  Practices begin late March and games begin Mid-April.  Fall Registration is from May-August 1st.  Practices begin late August and games begin Mid-September.  Games are played at Waid Recreation Area and Franklin County Recreation Park.  Soccer begins at age 4.  Ages are as of May 1st in the spring and October 1st in the fall.  Teams are formed by age and school district. Soccer by-laws
 
Softball - Fast-Pitch Girls (Spring)
Girls Fast-Pitch Softball is for girls aging from 6-18. Games are played at the Recreation Park on Sontag Road.  Registration is Mid-January through March 1st.  Practice begins late March and games begin Mid-April. Softball by-laws 
 
T-Ball (Spring)
This co-ed T-Ball League is for children ages 4-5 as of May 1st.  Practices will begin in late March, with games starting in late April.  T-Ball games are played at Lions Field on Saturdays. T-Ball by-laws
 
Wrestling (Winter)
Youth wrestling practices are held on Tuesdays & Thursdays at Franklin County High School Law Gym.  Registration for wrestling is Mid-September through November 1st.  Wrestling Season starts in November and ends in March.  Wrestling holds practices on Tuesdays and Thursdays in the Law Gym at FCHS.  Ages for wrestling are Kindergarten through 6th grades.

 

 

ADULT ATHLETICS

Adult Women's Sand Volleyball (Spring/Summer)

This league is for women and will be played outdoors on a sand volleyball court. Practices for teams will begin in late May. Games will be self-officiated and played June - July. The cost is $100 per team; and, teams are limited to 10 players.
 
Adult Men's Sand Volleyball (Spring/Summer)
This league is for men and will be played outdoors on a sand volleyball court.  Practices for teams will begin in late May. Games will be self-officiated and played June - July. The cost is $100 per team; and, teams are limited to 10 players.
 
Adult Men's Softball League (Summer/Fall)
This league is for male participants ages 15 & over. Get your team ready and send in your roster with the accompanying fee. Rosters are limited to 20 players per team.  This league plays on Sunday afternoons at the Recreation Park.
 
Adult Co-Ed Softball League (Summer/Fall)
This league is for participants ages 15 & over. Get your team ready and send in your roster with the accompanying fee! Rosters are limited to 20 players per team.  This league plays on Sunday afternoons at the Recreation Park.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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Paul Chapman, Director
2150 Sontag Road
Rocky Mount, VA  24151
540-483-9293
E-mail: Paul Chapman


Recreation Programs Manager
E-mail: Marcia Cramblitt


Youth Athletics Manager
E-mail: Nikki Custer

Park Systems Manager
E-mail: Bobby Pruitt


Administrative Assistant
E-mail: Sarah Holley

Parks Superintendent
E-mail: Dan Chitwood

Transportation Program Coord.
E-mail: Amanda Carter


Games Official's Coordinator
Terry Miller
540-420-5991

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