NEWTON, NC – Registration for youth football and soccer through the Newton Parks and Recreation Department begins May 5 for all players.
All new participants must have a birth certificate on file or may visit the Newton Recreation Center, 23 S. Brady Ave., for a registration packet. There is a $30 non-resident fee (non-refundable) for each player who is not a Newton resident. Registration is limited in each league; therefore, once a league is full registrants will be placed on a waiting list.
Players must be at least four years old before the last day of registration and cannot turn age 13 before August 31to be eligible for participation. egistration for Mighty Mites ends August 15 and for all other divisions ends August 8.
The football program will have four divisions: Mighty Mites (Co-ed) ages 4-6; Pee-Wee Tackle (Co-ed) ages 7-8; Junior Varsity Tackle (Co-ed) ages 9-10; and Varsity Tackle (Co-ed) ages 11 – 12.
Youth Fall Soccer
Players must be at least four years old before the last day of registration and cannot turn age 16 before August 31 to be eligible for participation. Registration ends August 29.
Youth soccer leagues include: Mighty Mites (Co-ed) Soccer for ages 4-6; Bantam Boys Soccer for ages 7-8; Bantam Girls Soccer for ages 7-9; Midget Boys Soccer for ages 9–10; Midget Girls Soccer for ages 10-12; Little Boys Soccer ages 11–12; Junior Boys Soccer for ages 13–15; and Junior Girls Soccer for ages 13–15.
For more information, contact the Newton Parks & Recreation Department at 828-695-4317.