Athletic Programs

BaseballThe Roanoke Rapids Parks & Recreation Department runs the Youth Basketball and Flag Football leagues, as well as Adult Basketball and Softball. Other youth sports such as baseball, softball, soccer, swim team, and tackle football are run by volunteer organizations in Roanoke Rapids.

Registration for youth basketball and flag football is held at the TJ Davis Recreation Center. A copy of the child's birth certificate is required to register for any youth sport.

Forms for other youth sports will be available at the TJ Davis Recreation Center as soon as the leagues provide the information.

For more information on how you can help coach or sponsor a team, call 533-2847.

 

Youth Athletics Information

 

Roanoke Valley Girls Softball League

Age divisions: 16 & under, 14 & under, 12 & under, 10 & under, and 8 & under

*Age determined as of January 1st, Contact Mike Lucas 536-1547

Registration forms will be available at the TJ Davis Recreation Center in January.

 

RR Youth Baseball Association

Senior – ages 13-15*

Major – ages 11-12*

Minor ages 9-10*

*Age determined as of April 30th

Contact Todd Lockamon 537-3906

Registration forms will be available at the TJ Davis Recreation Center in February.

 

Optimist Club Athletics

T-Ball, Coach Pitch, Pitching Machine Leagues

Contact Sam Faye 537-2062

*Age determined as of August 1st

Registration forms will be available at the TJ Davis Recreation Center in February.

 

Roanoke Valley Youth Soccer Association

Ages 5-17

Registration forms will be available online at www.RVYSA.org.  Forms are also available at the TJ Davis Recreation Center.

 

Youth Basketball

Youth Basketball Registration in September and October at the TJ Davis Recreation Center.  Contact Thomas Goble 533-2847.

Residents $15 Non- Residents $45.

For girls and boys ages 8-18.

Must be 8 by December 31 of present year and cannot be 19 before December 31 of present year.

 

Flag Football

Flag Football Registration in August at the TJ Davis Recreation Center.  Contact Thomas Goble 533-2847.

Residents $15 Non- Residents $45.

For girls and boys ages 7-10.

Must be 7 by October 15 of present year and cannot be 10 by October 15 of present year.

 

Midget Tackle Football

10 –12 year olds

Players must be 10 before October 15th and cannot be 12 until after October 15th

Registration forms will be available at TJ Davis Recreation Center in July. Registration deadline is mid August.

Contact Troy McNair 673-0594

 

 Adult Athletics

 

Adult Basketball Leagues

Adult Basketball Coaches Meeting held in January.

$300 entry fee plus $25 for each non-resident will be due when signing up a team.

Contact Thomas Goble 533-2847

 

Adult Softball Leagues

Adult Softball Coaches meeting held June 12th, 2014 for persons interested in placing a softball team in one of the following leagues: Men’s Industrial, Women’s Open, Co-Ed, and Church. For all leagues you must work or live in Northampton or Halifax County. $300 for each league, plus $25 non-resident fee.

Industrial League: Players must be a full-time employee for team company. Must live or work within a ten (10) mile radius of the city limits of Roanoke Rapids.

Church League: Players must attend a local church at least twice a month in order to play. Must be a current permanent resident of either Halifax or Northampton Counties.

Contact Thomas Goble 533-2847