Youth Sports

Registration for all programs can be done at patterson.perfectmind.com

Youth Wrestling


Would you like to see your child not only wrestle but also have fun while doing so? Join us on the wrestling mat this spring ready to rumble! 

Ages: 5-12 years old
Days: Mondays & Wednesdays
Dates:
           Session 1:
March 5th- March 28th
           Session 2: April 2nd- April 25th
           Session 3: April 30th- May 30th
Time: 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Location: TBD
Cost: $45
Other Details: Registration begins February 6th.

Start Smart Basketball
Start Smart Basketball
This program is developmentally appropriate introductory basketball program for children 3-5yrs old. The program prepares children for basketball in a fun; non threatening environment. Start Smart Basketball prepares children and their parents for organized basketball without the threat of competition or the fear of getting hurt. Age appropriate equipment from Franklin Sports is used in teaching dribbling-ball handling, passing-catching, shooting and running-agility. 

Age/Grade: 3-5 years old
Day: Saturdays
Dates: March 17th, 24th, April 7th, 14th, 21st & 28th
Time: 9:00-10:15am
Location: Walnut Grove Gym
Cost: $52.00
Registration: February 15th- March 9th

Start Smart Baseball 


This program is a developmentally appropriate introductory baseball program for children 3-5 years old. The program prepares children for organized tee-ball, baseball and softball in a fun; non-threatening  environment . Start Smart Baseball prepares children and their parents for organized baseball and softball without the threat of competition or the far of getting hurt. Age appropriate equipment from Franklin Sports is used in teaching throwing, catching, batting, running and agility.
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 will be coached by Recreation Sports Staff. the stations will include: catching, throwing, batting infield and outfield. The first 3 weeks of camp will focus on building skills and on the last day the kids will have a big game and receive their baseball certificate. 

Age/grade: 3-5 years old
Day: Saturdays
Dates: May 5th, 12th, 19th, 26th, June 2nd & 9th ( June 2nd-Apricot Fiesta Parade)
Time: 9:00 am - 10:15 am
Location: Patterson Sports Complex
Cost: $52.00 *includes t-shirt for child and their partner
Registration: March 26th- April 20th

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- 8th grade
Days: Twice a week TBD
Date: April- May
Time: 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Patterson High School Community Track
Cost: $55

Start Smart Golf


This is a developmentally appropriate introductory golf program for children ages 3-5yrs old. The program teaches children proper golf skills in a fun; non-threatening environment. Start Smart Gold prepares children and their parents for on-course play without the threat of competition or the fear of getting hurt. Age appropriate equipment from SNAG is used in teaching putting. chipping, pitching and the full swing.  

UPDATE!!! New Dates below. Mark your calendar.

Age/Grade: 3-5 years old
Day: Saturdays
Dates: February 3rd, 10th, 17th, & 24th and March 3rd, 10th
Times: 9:00 am- 10:15 am
Location: Tilton Park- Located behind Hammon Senior Center
Cost: $52.00
Registration: December 11th- January 19th, 2018

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: Creekside Middle School, 535 Peregrine Dr 
Weeks: 8 
Participant Fee: $87
Dates: Session 1: February 7th- March 28th
Holidays:  NA

Tot/Pre-Soccer:                              (31/2-5yrs)     3:00-3:35pm
Soccer 2:                                        (7-10yrs)       3:35-4:20pm
Soccer 1:                                        (5-6yrs)         4:20-5:05pm
Mommy/Daddy & Me Soccer:       (2-31/2yrs)      5:15-5:45pm

 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.

Register online at: www.kidzlovesoccer.com/classes.php
For Registration information call Kidz Love Soccer at: 888-277-9542

Class Status Hotline: 1-888-372-5803

Jersey included *limitations apply. 
See their website FAQ for details.

Junior Giants Baseball


Returning for its 5th season, Patterson Jr. Giants in the summer of 2018! Junior Giants is a free, non-competitive and co-ed baseball program. Over 25,000 youth across California, Nevada and Oregon participate annually. The program offers equipment, uniforms, program incentives and coaches training. Players learn the Jr. Giants Four Bases of Character Development: Confidence, Integrity, Leadership and Teamwork, as well as the importance of Health, Education and Bully Prevention. Jr Giants wants to help you lead, succeed and have fun! Anyone can play!

Age: 5-14 years
Days: Weekday evenings and Saturday games
Date: Week of June 11th- week of July 30th
Time: Evening games at 6pm and saturday games begin at 8am
Location of Games: Patterson Sports Park, 16651 Ward Ave. (additional location TBD)
Cost: FREE to all participants

Details:    MANDATORY First Pitch Meeting May 29th
                 MANDATORY Coach and Team Parent Meeting on May 30th

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!

Registration Online Only: April 1st-May 18th http://city-of-patterson-recreation-dept.siplay.com/site/