Hickory – Registration is now underway for the City of Hickory’s Youth Basketball and Indoor Soccer programs. Participation is free to all City of Hickory residents, and nonresidents can also participate by paying a $40 nonresident fee. Each participant will also purchase their team jersey at the time of registration.
Online registration for both youth sports programs is available through October 20 at https://hickory.activityreg.com/selectactivity_t2.wcs.
If it is your child’s first time participating with the Hickory Parks, Recreation & Sports Tourism Department, a copy of his or her birth certificate must be turned in at the Administrative Offices, located at 1451 8th Street Drive NE, prior to participation.
The Youth Basketball program is offered to boys and girls ages 5-15, with different divisions by age group:
Co-ed: 6U for ages 5-6
Boys and Girls divisions: 8U for ages 7-8, 10U for ages 9-10, and 12U for ages 11-12
Co-ed: 15U for ages 13-15
The division your child will participate in is determined by their age on August 31, 2021. Participants must be 5 by August 31, 2021, and players who turned 16 before August 31, 2021, are no longer eligible to participate.
Basketball skills assessments, sponsored by Academy Sports + Outdoors, will be held in early November.
The Indoor Soccer program is co-ed and offered to youth ages 7-14, with different divisions by age group:
8U for ages 7-8
10U for ages 9-10
12U for ages 11-12
14U for ages 13-14
The division your child will participate in is determined by their age on August 31, 2021. Participants must be 7 by August 31, 2021, and players who turned 15 before August 31, 2021, are no longer eligible to participate.