Just show up and play. That's what players can expect from a new open kickball opportunity on Thursday evenings. Games are open to ages 16 and up. Players pay $2 at the gate for unlimited kickball between 5 and 9 p.m. Teams are formed at the field. This is a chance to relive some childhood memories. To learn more, call 931-520-5224.
Cane Creek SportsPlex | $2
Outdoor Pickleball League
Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays, June 7-July 23 | 9-11 a.m.
Ready for some outdoor pickleball? We are starting a seven-week pickleball league at the new court at West End Park. Cane Creek SportsPlex staff will be onsite to oversee scorekeeping and coordinate matchups. Each player will receive points for games played and wins. The top three point earners will receive Cane Creek Gymnasium 35/30 passes (35 free visits). Register by May 28 by calling 931-520-5224.
Disc golf is growing off the charts, and more and more youth are starting to get involved. Junior-aged players – whether seasoned or entirely new to the game – are encouraged to participate in a free Junior Disc Golf Clinic and Tourney at Cane Creek Park through a partnership with Cookeville Disc Golf Club. Participants will sign in at 1:30 p.m., and the first 25 will receive a free disc. A clinic led by Cookeville youths Braden and Jackson Green, who compete all over the country, will be at 2 p.m. Afterward, participants will complete in a tournament. Prizes will be awarded in divisions for ages 18 and under. (Junior players must be accompanied by a parent/guardian.)
Teams in our four vs. four co-ed volleyball league consist of at least two men and two women, with a maximum of six players registered to each team. Registration is open June 14-July 23. Call 526-9767 for more information.
June 7-11, June 28-July 2, July 12-16 | 8 a.m.-4 p.m.
Love all sports? This is the camp for you. We are offering three All Sports Camps this summer for ages 9-12. Participants will improve on the sports they play and build knowledge and ability playing sports they are unfamiliar with. Cane Creek Gymnasium staff and area coaches will present one to two sports per day, including basketball, pickleball, volleyball, soccer, baseball, football, lacrosse, disc golf and other gymnasium games. Activities will take place at Cane Creek Gymnasium, Cane Creek SportsPlex and Cane Creek Park. Registration deadline is the Friday before each camp starts. For more information, call 931-526-9767.
Cane Creek Gymnasium and SportsPlex | $80 per week
June 14-18, July 19-23 | 8 a.m.-4 p.m.
Want to improve your basketball skills? This camp will help you accomplish that goal. Campers ages 5-15 will engage in various drills and shooting techniques with Coach Jermaine McElvain. Register at Cane Creek Gymnasium, 180 CC Camp Road, Cookeville.
Cane Creek Gymnasium | $80 per week (early registration) or $20 per day drop-in
June 21-25 | 8 a.m.-4 p.m.
During this camp, children ages 8-12 will learn to play, or improve their skills in, the game of lacrosse. Equipment is provided. Register by June 18 at Cane Creek Gymnasium, 180 CC Camp Road, Cookeville.
Cane Creek Gymnasium and field | $80
July 7-9 | Beginner: 8 a.m.-noon,
Intermediate/Advanced: 1-5 p.m.
Improve your volleyball skills in this three-day clinic. A morning session for beginners will be held 8 a.m.-noon to focus on basic skills and game fundamentals so that participants will be ready for school seasons or travel ball teams. An afternoon session for intermediate and advanced players will be held 1-5 p.m. to help participants focus on areas they would like to improve. Coach Petreva Hobbs of Daniel 1 Academy is the instructor. Open to ages 8-15. Register by July 2 at Cane Creek Gymnasium, 180 CC Camp Road, Cookeville.