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SPORTS

 

Contact Information

Sherry Leech

Athletic Programs Supervisor

sleech@hopewellva.gov

(804) 541-2353

Financial Aid

HRP strives to make athletic programs available to all children. The department offers a fee waiver program for qualifying families. To learn more, please email sleech@hopewellva.gov

Coaches Needed

Youth sports are made possible by the tireless efforts of volunteer parent-coaches. Please consider leading a team this season so we can ensure that all children have the opportunity to play. If interested, please completed the coaches registration at the link below. 

 

Parent Reminders:

  • Parents must accompany children to all  practices and games

  • Players should arrive to practices and games on time

  • Tobacco products are prohibited at all youth athletic program facilities

  • Pets are prohibited on athletic fields

  • Competitive leagues will require limited travel to neighboring localities for games

  • HRP has a zero tolerance policy for unsportsmanlike behavior; parents should always leave the coaching to the coaches, the playing to the players, and the officiating to the officials. 

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Youth Sports

Hopewell Recreation and Parks offers a variety of youth sports leagues and instructional programs, including soccer, baseball, softball, and basketball. These programs are a great way to keep children physically active while helping build important social skills and a positive attitude. Learn more about our sports programs by reviewing the information listed below.

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Soccer

Soccer is offered for children ages 3-17. Soccer is played from March through May. All players will need plastic soccer cleats, shin guards, and a pair of black shorts. Jerseys and socks provided. Some competitive leagues will require travel to neighboring localities.  

Please use the links below for additional details and to register online:

 

 

 

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Baseball

Baseball is offered for children ages 5-12. Most leagues begin in April and play through June. Some age groups will include post-season play. All players should have a pair of plastic cleats and a glove. Specialized equipment may be required for some positions. 

Please use the links below for additional details and to register online: 

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Softball

Softball is offered for a variety of age divisions. Practices usually begin in April and the season continues through early June. Some competitive divisions require limited travel to neighboring localities. 

Please use the links below for additional details and to register online: 

Hopewell Community Center

100 W. City Point Road

Hopewell, VA 23860

Call

T: (804) 541-2353

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