Youth Athletics

The Wake Forest Parks, Recreation & Cultural Resources Department (PRCR) offers athletic programs for boys and girls, ages five and older. The youth athletics participant fee for residents is $40 per player (per season) and $80 per player (per season) for non-residents.

Youth athletic leagues participants will register online during the specified registration periods.  New participants must provide a copy of the birth certificate in order to be eligible for team placement (mail to WFPRCR, 301 S. Brooks St., Wake Forest, NC  27587).


Basketball

  • PRCR offers Basketball leagues for boys and girls ages 5-17. 

  • Registration is held throughout September of each year. New participants must provide a copy of the birth certificate in order to be eligible for team placement (mail to WFPRCR, 301 S. Brooks St., Wake Forest, NC  27587).


Baseball & Softball

  • Winter Off-Season Development Program (Baseball) - for players age 11 through High School is held annually in January/February.

  • Spring/Summer Leagues

  • PRCR offers T-ball, baseball, and softball leagues, age 5-17.

  • Dream League baseball is offered for participants with special needs for players age 5-21.


Fall Baseball & Softball Leagues


Girls Volleyball

  • The Girls Volleyball League is open to girls ages 9-16

  • Registration is held annually throughout the month of April, with teams formed in mid-May.  

  • New participants must provide a copy of the birth certificate in order to be eligible for team placement (mail to WFPRCR, 301 S. Brooks St., Wake Forest, NC  27587).


Track & Field

  • PRCR partners with NC Speed Academy to offer an introduction to track and field for youth ages 6-18 (age determined by age on Jan. 1 of the current year).

  • Participants will learn the proper running technique and gain experience in their choice of the following Olympic running events: 100, 200, 400, 800, 1500, 3000 meters.

  • Participants will also have an opportunity to be exposed to hurdles, long jump, shot put, and discus. 

  • Spring session (April/May) registration:  March

  • Fall session (Aug/Sep) registration:  July


Tennis

  • Leagues, lessons, and clinics are offered by the Wake Forest Area Tennis Association through a partnership agreement with the Wake Forest Parks & Recreation Department.

  • View all available programs