Athletics

The Habersham County Parks and Recreation Department offers flag football, tackle football, cheerleading, basketball, volleyball, and track & field for children ages 4-18.  Click on links at right for registration information and schedules.

Volunteer coaches are needed for most of these sports.  For more information about coaching, contact the recreation office at 706-839-0234.

Flag Football

Our flag football league is open to ages 4-6.  The season begins in late July and runs approximately 8 weeks (practices & games).  Registration for this program is mid-April through mid-May.

Tackle Football

Our tackle football program is through the North Georgia Football Association (NGYFA).  This leage offers football to ages 7 through 7th graders.  The teams consist of Habersham players only that play neighboring counties.  The season begins in late July and runs approximately 12 weeks (practices and games).  Tackle football registration is mid-April through mid-May.

Cheerleading

Our cheerleading season is held during football season, and is open to age ranges 4th-7th grade.

Basketball - Youth

Our youth basketball league runs in the fall, winter, and spring seasons.

The fall league is open to children ages 4-6. The season begins at the end of September and runs through mid-November.

The winter league is open to children ages 7-18. The season begins in mid-November and runs through mid-February.

The spring league is open to children ages 7-18. The season begins in March and runs through the end of May.

Registration for each league begins approximately six weeks prior to the start of the season.

Travel Basketball

The travel basketball league is a new program that the recreation department is starting. The season will be during the summer months, June and July. It is a team entry league, and any team is eligible depending on their grade level. In-county and out-of-county participants are encouraged to join. This program is offered for rising second graders through rising twelfth graders. Team registration for this program is in May.

Volleyball

Our volleyball league is open to girls ages 12-18. The season runs for approximately six weeks (practices & games).  The season begins mid-February and ends in March.

Track & Field

The Track & Field program is offered to children ages 7-14. The season begins in April and runs through mid-May. Registration begins in February. Track & Field meets require travel. We compete on Saturdays (all day) at venues in Jackson County, City of Jefferson, Barrow County, and Clarke County.

Pickleball

Pickleball is held Monday through Friday from 11am-1pm and is $4.00 per person.

Ping Pong

Open play ping pong is held on Wednesdays and Fridays at 10 a.m. in the A/B Conference Room of the Ruby Fulbright Aquatic Center.

Tennis

Contact Marcia-Lynn Black at 678-862-9227 for information on tennis lessons.

Habersham County Little League

Click on link at right to be directed to the Habersham County Little League website.

Rapids Futbol Club (soccer)

Click on link at right to be directed to the Rapids Futbol Club website.

Habersham County Church Softball

Click on link at right to be directed to the Habersham County Church Softball League.