Locust Parks and Recreation Sports
Spring baseball serves boys in the Locust area ages 4-12. Our season begins in March and ends in June. Registration opens January 1st and ends February 24th, 2017. Registration must be done online at www.locustnc.siplay.com.
The City of Locust Babe Ruth baseball league is for boys ages 13-15 in Locust and surrounding communities. Registration will open in February and will end the first of April. Register online.
Fall Baseball TBD
K-5th grade Basketball
The City of Locust basketball program serves boys and girls, grades K-5 in the Locust area. Our season begins in November and ends in the first week of March.
Registration opens September 1st and ends November 4th, 2016. The fee is $90.00 and includes uniform. Register online at www.locustnc.siplay.com.
Thank you to our basketball league sponsor Dest Family Dentistry.
Middle School Basketball
This year the City of Locust will partner with Oakboro Parks and Recreation to manage the 6th-8th grade recreation basketball league. Registration opens November 8th and will remain open through November 30th. A “skills day” practice will be held on Saturday, December 3rd. Games will begin in January.
Registration for 6th-8th grade basketball must be completed online at www.locustnc.siplay.com. Please contact Daniel Smith, Oakboro Parks and Recreation Director with questions (firstname.lastname@example.org).
Spring softball serves girls in the Locust area ages 4-15. Our season begins in March and ends in June. Registration opens January 1st and ends February 19th. Registration must be done online at www.locustnc.siplay.com.
Fall Softball TBD
Spring Soccer: 2018 Spring TBD
Summer Camp: The 2017 Challenger Sports Locust summer camp for kids ages 3-16, will be June 12th-16th. Sign up early to get a free jersey! Visit the Challenger Sports website to sign up online.
Fall Soccer: Locust will join Parks and Recreation Departments from Albemarle, Oakboro, South Stanly, and Park Ridge in a soccer league this fall. Registration will be open June 1st through August 1st. Practices begin will begin the following week. Games typically start after Labor Day week, and continue through the end of October/early November. Practices will be on Monday, Tuesday, or Thursday nights at the Locust Athletic Complex. Games will on Saturday mornings, either in Locust or at the Albemarle Soccer Complex. Sign up at www.locustnc.siplay.com.
5th-8th grade fall volleyball registration will open in June and close on September 6th, 2017. Practices begin the following week, on week nights at Locust Elementary School’s Gym. Games will begin in October take place of practices, continuing though November. Register online at www.locustnc.siplay.com
The 3-4th grade volleyball clinic is 6 week clinic, teaching players the basic skills and game rules of volleyball. The clinic well prepares girls for the 5-8th grade league. The clinic is coached by a West Stanly Volleyball Graduate. For fall 2017, the clinic will take place on Thursday evenings from 6-8pm, September 14th- October 19th. Please visit www.locustnc.siplay.com to register.
The West Stanly Youth Football Organization now organizes all West Stanly youth football & cheerleading sign ups, games, etc. Please visit www.weststanlyyouthfootball.com for more information.
This is a separate organization from the City of Locust. You MUST register through their organization. Please direct all inquires to the West Stanly Youth Football Organization.