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Spring Sports Registration

NEWTON, NC (Jan. 7, 2019)—Registration is now open at the Newton Parks and Recreation Department for girls’ volleyball, spring soccer, and baseball.

Girls Volleyball

Volleyball leagues are available for girls ages 9-16. To be eligible for participation, players must be at least 9 years old before the final day of registration and cannot turn 17 before Aug. 31.

Registration is limited in each league. When a league is filled, registrants will be placed on a waiting list. The deadline to register is Feb. 22.

Boys and Girls Spring Soccer

Youth spring soccer leagues are available for boys and girls ages 4-16. To be eligible for participation, players must be at least 4 years old before the final day of registration and cannot turn 17 before Aug. 31.

Registration is limited in each league. When a league is filled, registrants will be placed on a waiting list. The deadline to register is March 1.

Cal Ripken Baseball

Cal Ripken baseball leagues are available for boys and girls ages 4-12. To be eligible for participation, players must be at least 4 years old before the final day of registration and cannot turn 12 before April 30.

Registration is limited in each league. When a league is filled, registrants will be placed on a waiting list. The deadline to register is March 1.

To register for any of the above youth sports, each child must meet the following requirements:

» Submit a completed registration card signed by a parent or guardian.
» Have a birth certificate on file with the Newton Recreation Department.
» Have emergency medical treatment and consent forms notarized and on file.
» Have a signed parental code of ethics on file.
» Provide proof of residency. If applicable, pay a $30 non-refundable non-resident fee.
» Return any loaned equipment from a previous sport.

For more information, contact the Newton Parks and Recreation Department at 828-695-4317.