You are here:   SPORTS > Youth Sports > Upcoming Activities

INFORMATION/UPCOMING ACTIVITIES

Minimize

Youth Sports

Parents:  If you place the outcome of any game over your child's enjoyment of that game, please proceed with extreme caution!  After a game ask your child: Did you have fun? or Did you try your best?  Rather than:  Did you win?
There is a difference!

RECREATIONAL BASEBALL LEAGUE
Youth recreational baseball is offered to boy’s ages 7 to 13.  “Baseball Opening Night Celebration” on Wednesday, May 24.  All teams are encouraged to attend.  Late registration will be accepted until teams are filled ($5.00 late fee applies).  Leagues may have to be altered depending upon registration numbers.
Entry Deadline:    April 19
Entry Fee:    $30.00
Practices start:    Week of May 1
Games start:    Week of May 29
Ages:    7 - 13 (as of June 1)
Coaches Meeting:    Tuesday, April 25 @ 6:00pm
LEAGUES OFFERED:
7 & 8 yr. old league (Coach Pitch)
8 - 9 yr. old League (Pitching machine)
9 - 12 yr. old League (Player pitch)
12 - 14 yr. old League (Player pitch)

K-18 BASEBALL LEAGUE
The K-18 Baseball League is a traveling baseball program for boys, ages 13-15, as of May 1, 2017.  Participants will travel to surrounding communities as well as host their own games to play.  All participants will be responsible for providing their own baseball glove and shoes.  All practices will be held in Hays.
Entry Deadline:    April 12
Entry Fee:    $50.00 (scholarship fee $15.00)
Practices start:    TBA
Games start:    TBA
Ages:    13- 15 (as of May 1, 2017)

RECREATIONAL SOFTBALL LEAGUE
Sign up today for a summer of softball and fun!  USSSA Softball is offered to girls ages 7 - 14.  “Softball Opening Night Celebration” on Wednesday, May 24.  Late registration will be accepted until teams are filled ($5.00 late fee applies).  Leagues may have to be altered depending upon registration numbers.
Entry Deadline:    April 19
Entry fee:    $30.00
Practices start:    Week of May 1
Games start:    Week of May 29
Ages:    7 - 14 (as of June 1)
Coaches Meeting:    Tuesday, April 25 @ 7:00pm
LEAGUES OFFERED:
7 & 8 yr old League (Coach Pitch)
9 - 11 yr. old League (Pitching Machine)
11 - 14 yr. old (Machine Fast Pitch, play by adapted KSHSAA rules. Stealing is allowed).

RECREATIONAL TEE BALL LEAGUE
This program will focus on teaching the correct techniques for fielding, throwing, hitting and base running.  All who register will participate in a learning atmosphere designed to let the kids have fun while learning to play.  Volunteer coaches choose their own practice times.
Entry Deadline:    April 26
Entry Fee:    $20.00
Age groups:    Boys & Girls - 5 & 6 (as of June 1)
Practices start:    Week of May 8
Games start:    Week of May 29
Coaches Meeting:    Thursday, May 4 @ 6:00pm

HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL LEAGUE
This program will bring high school basketball players from across the area to Hays for summer basketball.  
Entry Deadline:    May 17
Entry Fee:      $35.00 per player - Teams come to us already formed
Age groups:    Grades 9–12 (2017-18 school year)
Play begins:      Girls: June 4, Boys: June 6
Location:      HRC and Hays High
Play to be held:      Sunday and Tuesday
Times:      5:00pm start times approximately
Awards:      All participants will receive a League t-shirt

MIDDLE SCHOOL BASKETBALL LEAGUE
This program will bring middle school basketball players from across the area to Hays for summer basketball.
Entry Deadline:    May 17
Entry Fee:      $35.00 per player - Teams come to us already formed
Age groups:    Grades 7-8 (2017-2018 school year)
Play begins:    June 7
Location:      Hays High School Gym A & B
Play to be held:      Wednesday
Times:      5:00pm start times approximately
Awards:      All participants will receive a League t-shirt

SUMMER VOLLEYBALL LEAGUE
This program will bring high school volleyball players from across the area to Hays for summer volleyball.  There will also be an end of season tournament for this league.
Entry Deadline:    May 17
Entry Fee:      $35.00 per player - Teams come to us already formed
Age groups:    Grades 7 - 12 (2017-2018 school year)
Play begins:      Thursday, June 1
Location:      HRC and Hays High
Play to be held:      Varsity will play Mondays, Middle School will play Thursdays, JV will play on either night
Times:      3:00pm start times approximately
Awards:    All participants will receive a League t-shirt

YOUTH VOLLEYBALL SKILLS & DRILLS
This activity will be a structured activity focusing on the skills involved to become a great volleyball player.
Entry Deadline:      May 31
Entry Fee:      $15.00
Age groups:      3rd - 8th (2017-2018 school year)
Dates:      Wednesday’s – May 31 - July 5
Times:      6:30 - 7:30pm
Location:      HRC

PEE WEE TEE BALL/BLASTBALL
Pee Wee Tee Ball is a developmentally appropriate introductory baseball/softball program.  The program prepares children and their parents for organized baseball/softball in a fun environment.  Parents and their children will learn together skills like hitting, base running, catching, and throwing.  This is a great way to learn baseball/softball and spend some quality time with your child.
Entry Deadline:    May 31
Entry Fee:      $20.00
Held on:    Saturday’s – June 3 – July 8
Times:    9:00 – 11:00am
Ages:      3 & 4
Location:    Dusty Glassman Ballfields - 4th & Milner
Limitations:    Min. 20   Max. 100

BRITTISH CHALLENGER SOCCER CAMP
PLEASE REGISTER ONLINE AT WWW.CHALLENGERSPORTS.COM
Come join us for one of the most popular and exciting soccer camps around the area.  Learn from experienced and knowledgeable instructors.  All participants will receive a camp t-shirt and soccer ball.  Early bird registration by April 28 and you will receive a free jersey.  This camp will focus on challenging participants to improve their soccer skills with maximum participation.  If you sign up online you will receive a free jersey.
Entry Deadline:    May 31
Entry fee:      First Kicks: Ages 3 - 4 - $89.00
    Mini Soccer: Ages 5 - 6 - $100.00
    Half Day: Ages 6 - 16 - $132.00
    Golden Goal: Ages 7 - 16 - $50.00
    If you agree to house the coach your fee will be waved for one child.
Camp dates:      June 5 - 9
Ages & Times:
    First Kicks 3 - 4 year olds:  9:00 - 10:00am
    Mini Soccer 5 - 6 year olds:  10:30am - 12:00pm
    Half Day 6 - 16 year olds:  9:00am - 12:00pm
    Golden Goal - 7 - 16 year olds: 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Location:      Bickle-Schmidt Sports Complex

HRC YOUTH BASKETBALL CAMP
Sign up now for this annual HRC sponsored basketball camp.  The camp will be open to boys and girls in grades 1st - 8th (2016 - 17 school year).
Entry Deadline:    May 31
Camp dates:    June 5 - 8
Times - Grades - Fees
9:30 - 11:30am - 5th - 8th grade - $35.00
1:00 - 2:15pm - 1st - 4th grade - $25.00
Location:      Recreation Center
Instructor:      Karen Nowak
Awards:      All participants will receive a camp T-shirt

YOUTH VOLLEYBALL CAMP
Learn the fundamentals of volleyball through participation in our youth camp.  Play is open to boys and girls in grades 3rd - 8th (2016 - 17 school year).
Entry Deadline:    July 21
Camp dates:    July 24-27
Times - Grades - Fees
1:00 - 2:00pm - 3rd - 5th grade - $20.00
2:15 - 4:15pm - 6th - 8th grade - $35.00
Instructor:    Karen Nowak
Location:    Recreation Center
Awards:    All participants will receive a camp T-shirt

YOUTH VOLLEYBALL CLINIC
Kick off the youth volleyball season with this clinic offered to grades 3rd - 8th.  The clinic will focus on the basics of volleyball (bumping, passing and serving).
Entry Deadline:    August 16
Entry Fee:    $10.00
Held on:    August 16 & 17
Time:    7:00 - 8:30pm
Grades:    3rd - 8th grade
Location:    Hays High School Gym

YOUTH FALL SOCCER LEAGUES
Youth soccer leagues focus on fundamental skills, fun, and participation through practice and organized games.
Entry Deadline:    August 23
Entry fee:    $25.00
Age groups: (as of Sept. 1)    5 - 6 year old girls
    5 - 6 year old boys
    7 - 8 year old girls
    7 - 8 year old boys
    9 - 10 COED
    11 - 14 COED
    (Leagues may have to be altered depending
    upon registration)
Practices start:    Week of Sept. 4
Games start:    Saturday, September 23
Coaches Meeting:    Thurs., Aug. 31 @ 6:30pm

YOUTH FLAG FOOTBALL LEAGUE
Come out and be a part of this exciting league.  Participants will receive a shirt.
Entry Deadline:    August 23
Entry fee:    $30.00
Divisions:    Coed - 6 - 8 & 9 - 12 (as of September 1)
    (Leagues may have to be altered depending upon registration)
Practices start:    Week of Sept. 4
Games start:    Sunday, September 24
Coaches Meeting:    Thursday, August 31 @ 7:30pm

YOUTH FALL VOLLEYBALL LEAGUE
Learn the importance of teamwork in our youth volleyball league!  This league will be a fun way to learn to play the exciting sport of volleyball.
Entry Deadline:    August 23
Entry fee:    $25.00
Grade levels:    3rd & 4th, 5th & 6th (2017-18 school year)
Practices start:    Week of Sept. 4
Games start:    Saturday, September 23
Coaches Meeting:    Tuesday, Aug. 29 @ 6:00pm

NFL GATORADE PUNT, PASS & KICK COMPETITION
The Hays Recreation Commission will host its annual punt, pass and kick competition. Boys and girls will compete in separate divisions.  Winners in each division will have the opportunity to advance to a sectional and then to a divisional competition.
Entry Deadline:    30 minutes prior to the competition
Entry Fee:    FREE
Held on:    Sunday, September 3
Time:    1:00pm
Ages divisions: (as of 12-31-17)    6 & 7, 8 & 9, 10 & 11, 12 & 13 and 14 & 15 yr.
Location:    Nex-Tech Wireless Fields @ Bickle-Schmidt Sports Complex

VOLLEY-TOTS
Volley-Tots is a camp designed for youth entering Kindergarten through 2nd grade.  Kids will learn the fundamentals of volleyball, in this new program designed to develop skills, while developing teamwork, sportsmanship, and a love for the game!!  Parents are encouraged to attend and are welcome to participate!  All participants will receive a T-Shirt.
Entry Deadline:    September 13
Entry fee:    $20.00
Held on:      Saturday’s, September 23 - October 28
Time:    9:00 – 10:00am
Age groups:    Kindergarten - 2nd Grade
Location:    Recreation Center

FALL PEE WEE SOCCER
Pee Wee Soccer program prepares children and their parents for organized soccer in a fun environment.  Parents and their children will learn together skills like kicking, dribbling, trapping, throw-ins and agility.  This is a great way to learn soccer and spend some quality time with your child.
Entry deadline:    September 13
Entry fee:    $20.00
Held on:    Saturday’s - Sept. 23 - Oct. 28
Times:    1:00 - 1:45pm
Ages:    3 - 5
Location:    Bickle-Schmidt Sports Complex
Limitations:    Min. 15   Max. 50

Login
Copyright 2014 by Hays Recreation Commission