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Oct 30

Registration deadlines for youth winter sports leagues are just around the corner!

Posted on October 30, 2018 at 2:37 PM by Becky Burnside

Registrations are being accepted for JCPRD youth leagues in basketball, soccer, and volleyball.  

Okun Fieldhouse is hosting a basketball winter league for grades one through eight as well as high school upperclassman, winter volleyball leagues for grades three through 12, and a new basketball league introduction for ages four to seven.  New Century Fieldhouse is hosting a winter volleyball league for grades three through eight, an indoor soccer league, and the Little Ballers basketball league for ages four through grade one.

Basketball Winter Session Two at Okun Fieldhouse for grades one through eight and high school upperclassman, will take place from Jan. 6 through March 3.  The early bird registration deadline for either league is Nov. 26 at 10 a.m. and the final registration deadline is before midnight on Dec. 2.

Session two for Youth Winter Volleyball Leagues includes nine Saturday matches beginning Jan. 5 and concluding on March 2.  Games will take place on Saturday morning through early afternoon. 

The early bird registration is due by Nov. 26 at 10 a.m. and offers a $50 discount.  The final registration deadline is before midnight on Dec. 2.  Individual players seeking teams may complete the Free Agent Sign Up to be listed in the database for potential coaches looking for extra players. 

A reboot of a classic JCPRD program, Bitty Ball is for ages four to seven and introduces young athletes to ball handling, passing, shooting, offense and defense. Players will be divided into teams and experience scrimmages. The cost for four 50-minute sessions for this league introduction is $45 for Johnson County residents or $47 for nonresidents and begins on Sunday, Jan. 6.  Four and five year olds will meet at 4:30 p.m. and six and seven year olds will meet at 5:30 p.m. 
 
The Winter Session of youth volleyball leagues at New Century Fieldhouse begins Jan. 6 and concludes by March 3.  Games will be played on Sunday evenings, and as a doubleheader league, all teams will play two matches per night.  The team early bird fee to partake in this volleyball league is $550 per team if registered by Nov. 30.  The final deadline cost for registration is $600 per team, and is due on Dec. 7. Individual registrations are also being accepted for this league.  The individual early bird fee is $85 if registered by Nov. 30, or $100 if registered by the final deadline on Dec. 7. 

The Winter Two Indoor Soccer League at New Century Fieldhouse is for U6 and U8 and U9 through U19.  The six game league begins Jan. 4 and will conclude the beginning of March.  The cost for U6-U8 is $250 per team and U9-19 is $525. The registration deadline is Nov. 16.

The Little Ballers League for ages four through grade one will meet on Friday evenings for six weeks beginning on Jan. 4 at New Century Fieldhouse. Divisions are co-rec and kids will be divided into either the kindergarten and under division or the first grade division. The cost of this league is $50 and the registration deadline is Nov. 16.  Register at www.gardnerkansas.gov.

For more information on leagues at New Century, contact Jamie Kempfe at (913) 826-2853 or Jamie.kempfe@jocogov.org.  For leagues at Okun Fieldhouse, contact Stephanie Chase at (913) 826-2900 or Stephanie.chase@jocogov.org.

For league registration information, visit www.jcprd.com/youthsports.

Okun Fieldhouse is located at 20200 Johnson Drive, Shawnee and New Century Fieldhouse is located at 551 New Century Parkway, New Century.