Youth Sports

Tiny Tot Baseball Camp for Preschoolers

Preschoolers, 3-5 years old, and their adult partners will have a wonderful baseball adventure, traveling between 5 different skill stations. Each of the stations is coached by Recreation Sports Staff. The Stations include: catching, throwing, batting, infield and the outfield. The first 3 weeks of camp focus on building skills and on the last day of camp the kids have a big game and receive their baseball certificate. Price includes a shirt for the child and their partner.

Age: At least 3 but less than 5 years 11 months
Day: Saturdays
Dates: April 29th, May 6th, May 13th, and May 20th
Time: 9:00 am - 10:15 am
Location: Patterson Sports Complex
Cost: $50.00 - Includes T-shirt for youth and partner

Registration: has ended.

Patterson Youth Track & Field

Our program will introduce young athletes to track & field. This program combines technical development and fundamental techniques with safety and major focus on fun! Our exercises and drills will prepare athletes for a future track & field events; shot put, long jump, turbo javelin, 100m, 200m, etc. The fundamentals of body positioning, stride, proper stretching, and cool-down techniques are all covered in this unique program.

Age: 2nd grade - 8th grade
Days: Tuesdays & Thursdays
Date: April 18th - May 28th
Time: 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Patterson High School Community Track
Cost: Regular Registration: $55
          Late Registration: $65
    **Participants will receive a team shirt for event meet 
    **Participants who register for late registration are not guaranteed a shirt
Registration has ended 

Participants will put it all together for a fun
-filled weekend at the end of May 2017 at the Tom Moore Youth Classic Track Meet! Hosted by the Central Valley Roadrunner Track Club.
         Free to represent Patterson Youth Tack & Field
         Cost to compete: $4 per event, per athlete and $16 per relay team
         More details closer to event date

Age Group for Meet Events:

 Age Group

 Birth Year  Max # of events/athletes
 8 & under  2009+  3 events
 9-10 years  2007-2008  3 events
 11-12 years  2005-2006  3 events
 13-14 years  2003-2004  4 events

Start Smart Sports Development

Preschoolers, 3-5 years old, and their adult partners will have a wonderful basketball adventure, traveling between 4 different skill stations. Each of the stations is coached by Recreation Tiny Tot Staff. The stations include: throwing, catching, batting, and kicking. Price includes a shirt for the child and their partner.

Age: At least 3 but less than 5yrs 11 months
Day: Saturdays
Dates: July 22nd, 29th, August 5th, 19th, 26th & September 2nd (No program August 12th)
Time: 9:00am-10:15am
Location: Patterson Sports Complex, 16651 Ward Ave.
Cost: $50.00 - Includes shirt for youth and partner

Registration: June 5th - June 30th.
Other Details: You can register online at or in person at the Recreation Department, 1033 W. Las Palmas Ave.

Patterson Junior Giants

Returning for its 4th season, Patterson Junior Giants in the summer of 2017!  Junior Giants is a free, non-competitive, co-ed baseball program. Over 25,00 youth across California, Nevada and Oregon participate annually. The program offers equipment, uniforms, program incentives and coach training. Players learn the Junior Giants Four Bases of Character Development: Confidence, Integrity, Leadership and Teamwork, as well as the importance of Health Education and Bully Prevention. Junior Giants wants to help you lead, succeed and have fun! Anyone can play!

Age: 5-14 yrs old
Days: Weekday evenings and Saturday games
Dates: July 12th-August 5th
Times: Evening games at 6:00pm - Saturday games at 8:00am
Location of Games: Patterson Sports Complex, 16651 Ward Ave.(additional location TBD)
Cost: FREE to all participants

Registration: Online Only, April 15th-May 15th on line at
Online Registration Help: April 15th & 22nd at the Hammon Senior Center, 1033 W. Las Palmas Ave.
*Recreation will not be accepting registration.

                      Time: TBD
                      Location: TBD
                      MANDATORY COACH & TEAM PARENT MEETING- May 26th 
                      Time: TBD
                      Location: TBD
All parents, and participants MUST attend the First Pitch Meeting prior to the beginning of the season. Important new information regarding the program including dates, rules and responsibilities will be covered. be sure to mark it down in your calendars!!!!

NFL Youth Flag Football 


The City of Patterson would like your child to come out and participate in our NFL Flag Football program. We strive to develop a strong recreational league designed for all types of participants. This is a co-ed league where everyone gets the chance to play one of America’s most popular outdoor sports.  

Clinics: Two weeks of clinics for each age division. This will get them into flag football condition and get some flag football technique for the season. Players MUST attend the clinic at the Sports Park from 6:00pm-7:00pm to recieve their scores for draft. Please arrive 15min early to check in your child.
Clinic Schedule: Kindergarten-1st: Saturday, September 9th & Monday, September 11th
                           2nd-3rd Graders: Tuesday, September 5th & 12th
                           4th-5th Graders: Wednesday, September 6th & 13th
                           6th-8th Graders: Thursday, September 7th & 14th

Ages: Kindergarten - 8th Grade
Days: Weekday evenings and Saturday games
Dates: October 16th - December 16th
Times: Weekday evenings 1st game starts at 6:00 pm (refer to team coach for time schedule), Saturday 1st game starts at 9:00 am
Location of Games: Patterson Sports Park, 16651 Ward Ave. 
Cost: $65.00, includes NFL Flag Football Jersey, flag belt, & one mouth piece (replacement available at additional cost)

July 24th - September 1st. You can register online at or in person at the Recreation Department, 1033 W. Las Palmas Ave.

MANDATORY PARENTS MEETING: Hammon Senior Center at 6:00pm
  • K-1st Monday, September 18th
  • 2nd-3rd Tuesday, September 19th
  • 4th-5th Wednesday, September 20th
  • 6th-8th Thursday, September 21st 
MANDATORY COACHES MEETING: Team selection and draft on Wednesday, September 27th at the Hammon Senior Center at 6:00 pm

ALL PARENTS MUST attend the parents meeting prior to their 1st practice with their team. Important new information regarding the program including dates, & rules will be covered. Be sure to mark it in your calendars!!!!

Patterson Recreation Youth Soccer

Youth soccer leagues are back in Patterson this fall! The Patterson Recreation Youth Soccer League features and 8 game season where children learn the fundamentals of soccer in addition to good sportsmanship and teamwork in a safe and positive environment. Participants will receive a uniform kit, complete with jersey, shorts and socks!

Age: 3-12 yrs
Game Days: Saturdays
Dates: August - October
Time: Varies by Age
Location: Patterson Sports Park, 16651 Ward Ave.
Cost: $80.00
Registration: May 8th - July 21st.
Other Details: You can register online at or in person at the Recreation Department, 1033 W. Las Palmas Ave.

*First scheduled game set for September 9th

Divisions: Our league will feature 5 potential age divisions, some of which are Co-Ed and some of which will be boy and girls separate should our numbers allow.
  • U4- 3-4 yrs, Co-Ed
  • U6: 5-6 yrs, Co-Ed
  • U8: 7-8 yrs , Boy and Girls separate( registration pending, Co-Ed otherwise)
  • U10: 9-10 yrs, Boy and Girls separate( registration pending, Co-Ed otherwise)
  • U12: 11-12 yrs, Boy and Girls separate( registration pending, Co-Ed otherwise)
Evaluations: There will be 3 days of organized evaluations. These days will be used to evaluate players, help develop skills, and create teams for the upcoming season. Players are encouraged to attend their specific date.
  • U4: Saturday, August 5th, 6:00pm
  • U6: Saturday, August 5th, 7:00pm
  • U8: Saturday, August 12th, 5:00pm
  • U10: Saturday, August 12th, 6:00pm
  • U12: Saturday, August 12th, 7:00pm
  • All Ages Makeup: Saturday, August 19th, 5:00pm
Interested in coaching? Our leagues would not run without volunteers to coach our teams. If you are interested call 209-895-8080 or come by the Recreation Department, 1033 W. Las Palmas Ave. and fill out a coach's application.

Kidz Love Soccer

Since 1979, Kidz Love Soccer has been dedicated to teaching children the world’s most popular sport within a nurturing, recreational environment. A typical session experience includes age appropriate activities: skill demonstrations, fun games, and instructional scrimmages. Young soccer enthusiasts experience soccer fun in a safe, non-competitive environment. Kidz Love Soccer…”Where the score is always FUN to FUN!”

Day: Wednesday
Location: Sports Complex, 16651 Ward Ave. 
Weeks: 8
Participant Fee: $87
Dates: June 28th- August 16th
Holidays:                                        N/A

Soccer 2:                                        (7-10yrs)       4:15pm-5:00pm
Soccer 1:                                        (5-6yrs)         5:00pm-5:45pm
Tot/Pre-Soccer:                               (31/2-5yrs)     5:45pm-6:20pm
Mommy/Daddy & Me Soccer:         (2-31/2yrs)      6:30pm-7:00pm


 Minimum/ Maximum Class Size:

  • MDM-Soccer: 5 Min- 20 Max
  • Tot/ Pre-Soccer: 5 Min- 24 Max
  • Soccer 1: 5 Min- 24 Max
  • Soccer 2: 5 Min- 24 Max 
                                                                   Class Descriptions:

Mommy/Daddy & Me soccer – (ages 2.0 – 3.5)
Introduce your toddler to the world’s most popular game! As you and your child participate in our fun age-appropriate activities, your child will be developing their large motor skills and socialization skills. The fun happens on the field so don’t just watch from the sidelines!

Tot/Pre-soccer – (ages 3.5 – 5.0)
Little tykes will enjoy running and kicking just like the big kids! Teaches the basic techniques of the game and builds self esteem through participation and fun soccer activities. Children learn to follow instructions in a nurturing, age appropriate environment. Shin guards are required after the first meeting.

Soccer 1 – (ages 5.0 – 6.9)
Players will learn dribbling, passing, receiving, shooting, age-specific defense, etc. Fun skill games are played at every session, and every participant will have a ball at his or her feet. Small-sided soccer matches will be introduced gradually. Shin guards are required after the first meeting.

Soccer 2: Skillz & Scrimmages – (ages 7.0 – 10.9)
Kidz 7-10 years of age will enjoy advanced skill building: dribbling, passing and shooting in a team play format. Each class will focus on scrimmages that emphasize application of finer technical points. All levels are welcome to come enjoy the world’s most popular game! Shin guards are required.

KLS Class status hotline 1-888-372-5803

FREE Challenger British Soccer Clinic

Come see what British Soccer is all about with this FREE clinic! Enjoy one hour of foot skills and scrimmages led by soccer coaches all the way from Great Britain. Register for the summer camp on the site and get a FREE Jersey!

Ages: 6-11 yrs
Day: Saturday
Date: May 20th
Time: 9:00am-10:00am (6-9 yrs)
         10:00am-11:00am (10+ yrs)
Location: Triangle Soccer Field, Patterson Sports Complex
Cost: FREE

Challenger Sports British Soccer Camp

Camp includes FREE ball and t-shirt!
The #1 youth soccer coaching program in North America is coming to Patterson! We coach within a framework of character development base on respect, responsibility, integrity. leadership and sportsmanship. Our ever-popular Camp World Cup Tournament Allows us to introduce players to the geography, traditions and culture of the other great soccer playing countries. 

Emphasis is placed upon skill development and mastery of core techniques through individual, small group practices, and coached games. Three hours a day for five days.

Ages: 5-12 yrs
Days: Monday-Friday
Dates: June 19-June 23rd
Time: 5:00pm-7:00pm
Location: Patterson Sports Complex
Cost: $75.00
Other Details: Sign up online at by May 5th and recieve a FREE Jersey