Sports, Recreation, and Athletics

Youth Athletic Leagues

A child plays for free if his/her parent is the head coach for the team (limit of one). Parents/guardians are required to sign a completed participant waiver form before a player may participate. League sponsorship (Your logo on every jersey) is available. If you have questions or are interested in coaching, call 757-321-2308.

To register for any sports league/event, call 757-321-2338, or visit the JCC Customer Service Desk.

Pee Wee Soccer Fall 2017

Registration deadline is August 23, 2017. This league is open to all children ages 4-6 and teaches the basic techniques and skills of the game of soccer to include dribbling, passing, throw-ins, defense, and shooting. Participants practice once a week on Mondays (starting 9/05), with a game each Tuesday (starting 9/12). Players MUST supply their own shin guards. Team uniform is included. Parent coaches needed (child plays for free). No rain dates.

Mondays & Tuesdays | 09/05/2017 – 10/24/2017
5:30 – 6:30pm | JCC Outdoor Soccer Field
7 weeks | $75 | $55 JCC members

Catch-and-Release Fishing Derby for all ages

Open to all anglers, Lake Sandler will be open to shore-cast fishing for this one special day with largemouth bass, catfish, and blue gills all abundantly available during this catch-and-release event. Proceeds will benefit the future JCC lakeside walking trail. There will be prizes given every hour for first catch, biggest fish, and most catches in three ages groups of 9 and under, 10-55, and 56 and up. Bring your own fishing gear, but there will be bait, lures, snacks, and drinks for purchase. Life vests and lifeguards will be on site, and all minors must be accompanied by an adult. First cast is at 8AM, with last cast at 10:55AM. Entry fee includes a JCC all-access day pass.

Sunday | 9/17/2017
8:00am-11:00am | JCC Lake Sandler
$8 per angler

Youth Basketball Pre-Season Clinic for grades K – 5

This 3-day pre-season basketball clinic, instructed by the staff of the Beach Xplosion AAU Basketball teams, will help all boys and girls from grades K-5 prepare for their season with strong fundamental instruction upon which they can build their skills and understanding of the game of basketball, focusing on dribbling, passing, defense, shooting, and more. If a child is already registered for the JCC Youth Basketball League, then that child may participate in this clinic for FREE!

Mondays | 11/06/17 – 11/20/17 | Jaffe Gym
Grades K – 2 | 4:30 – 5:15pm
Grades 3 – 5 | 5:30 – 6:30pm
$35 | $25 JCC Members | Free if pre-registered for JCC Youth Basketball

Youth Basketball League for grades K – 5

Open to boys and girls of all faiths from grades K-5. This program will instill a fundamentally sound approach to the game while appropriately balancing participation and competition. Skill development, teamwork, and sportsmanship are the goal of providing a fun and rewarding youth basketball program. Teams will practice for several weeks before the 8-week season, ending in a Championship Day on 2/25/18.

Basketball Jersey included for each player. All registered K-5 players may attend the preseason clinic for FREE!

Required Draft Day for Players | Monday |11/27/17 | JCC Jaffe Gym
Grades K – 2 | 4:30pm – 5:30pm
Grades 3 – 5 | 5:30pm – 6:30pm

Practices | 11/28/17 – 2/21/18 | JCC Jaffe Gym
Grades K – 2 | Tuesdays 4:30pm-5:15pm (also maybe 5:15pm-6:00pm, depending upon enrollment)
Grades 3 – 5 | Wednesdays 4:30pm-5:30pm (also maybe 5:30pm-6:30-pm, depending upon enrollment)

Games | Sundays | 1/07/18 – 2/25/18 | JCC Jaffe Gym
Grades K – 2 | starting 1:00pm
Grades 3 – 5 | starting about 2:00pm
14 weeks | $115 | $90 JCC Members

Youth Spring Tee-Ball for ages 3-6 years

Open to all children ages 3-6, this league teaches the basic techniques and skills of the game of tee-ball to include throwing, catching, hitting, base running, and team work. Participants practice once a week on Monday, with a game each Tuesday. Team jersey is included. No rain dates. A child of a team’s Head Coach may play for free.

Mondays & Tuesdays | 3/19/2018 – 5/08/2018 (no practices or games 4/2-3/2018)
5:30 – 6:30pm | JCC Outdoor Baseball Field
7 weeks | $80 | $60 JCC members