Sports Programs


Youth Basketball


This exciting program is offered for kids ages 6 - 11. This program runs twice per year during the fall & winter.

Fall Session 2024

  • Registration Begins: August 23, 2024
  • Practice Begins: Week of September 30th
  • Games: Saturdays from October 12th - December 7th
  • Fee: $50 per child

Winter Session (2025)

  • Registration Begins: November 4th, 2024
  • Practice Begins: Week of January 6th, 2025
  • Games: Saturdays from January 18th - March 15th
  • Fee: $50 per child



Flag Football


Are you ready for some flag football? This recreation league is to learn the basics of the sport of football in a fun, safe, and friendly environment. This is a Co-Ed for boys and girls ages 6 - 9. The program is held at McAllister Recreation Center.  
  

2024 Information


 
  • Registration Begins: August 5th
  • Coaches Meeting: TBD
  • First Practice: Thursday, September 5th
  • Practices: Sundays 1 hour before scheduled game times
  • League Play: Every Sunday from September 8th - October 13th
  • Cost: $50 per child

 To register online for flag football, click here.


Sporties For Shorties


The Sporties for Shorties program was designed to introduce 4-5 year olds the fundamentals of soccer, t-ball, flag football, and basketball through fun and exciting drills. Each program ends with each child receiving his or her first team t-shirt and participating in a live game! Each sport is $30 per child to participate.

Basketball

  • Registration Begins: Monday, February 26
  • Dates: March 25, 27, April 1, & 3
  • Times: 6pm - 7pm

T-Ball

  • Registration Begins: Monday, April 1
  • Dates: April 29, May 1, 6, & 8
  • Times: 6pm - 7pm

Soccer

  • Registration Begins: Monday, June 17
  • Dates: July 15, 17, 22, & 24
  • Times: 6:00pm - 7:00pm

Flag Football

  • Registration Begins: Monday, August 12
  • Dates: September 9, 11, 16, & 18
  • Times: 6:00pm - 7:00pm


Summer and Fall Tennis

Get your racquets ready because Lafayette Parks and Recreation and the Greater Lafayette Tennis Association offer tennis classes for children at various department tennis courts during the spring, summer, and fall.



More Information

For more information, click here to visit the GLTA website, or contact Gerald Harrison at (765) 463-2740. Registration is limited.


Fall 2017 Session