Sports & Day Camps

Indoor and Outdoor Fun

It’s never too early to join in! Sports activities and day camps can help your children develop lifelong habits of exercise and encourage them to learn social skills beyond the classroom.  Here is your source for sports programs, age 3 to 18, both city-run and community managed.   Sports and day camp provide opportunities for physical development, learning, and sportsmanship. Help build your child’s character on a foundation of healthy competition and teamwork.

Sports Programs

Safety Town
Safety Town is a fun interactive program that introduces safety awareness and preventive procedures to children entering kindergarten or first grade. Using resources from D.A.R.E., iKeepSafe Internet Safety, Coalition National Crime Prevention Council, Rescue 1 Fire Safety for Kids Inc. U.S. Department of Homeland Security/FEMA. Safety education is taught through various teaching techniques; a miniature “town” with streets, traffic signals, signs, buildings, and “automobile traffic” (tricycles) reinforce the traffic and pedestrian rules taught in class, trip to ABCB Fire House and a visit with the Wickliffe Police and Fire Departments. Classes will meet for 10 consecutive days (Monday thru Friday) for 1.5 hours per day and will conclude with a graduation ceremony. Limit of 14 children in each class. Session I: June 12 to June 23; Session II: July 10 to July 21; 9-10:30 am OR 11 am to 12:30 pm. Fee: $35 Resident/$40 Non-resident Classes held at Wickliffe Elementary School. Non-residents registration starts May 18.
Safety Town Registration Form

Summer Day Camp
June 5–July 28; 8 am to 5 pm; held Monday thru Friday. Summer Day Camp is an eight-week program for children entering grades 1 thru 6 during the 2017-2018 school year. A fun-filled summer is planned with various activities such as games, swimming, contests, crafts, nature activities, field trips (for an additional fee) and much more. The headquarters for day camp is beautiful Coulby Park. The pavilion by the pond is where children are to be taken in the morning and picked up in the evening. Fliers and registration forms are available in the Recreation Department and on-line. Camp Director: Michelle Johnson. Fee for Residents: $100 per week for first child in family; $70 for each additional child in family; $75 for two days for first child in family; $55 for two days for each additional child in family; Nonresident: $150 per week for each child; $100 for two days for each child in family. Additional charges for extended hours before 8 am and after 5 pm. All campers must purchase a pool pass separately. Sign up and payment for first week must be made in advance of starting date and before the June 2 deadline. Special Note: Short week during July 4th week. Only three days (July 5, 6, 7). $70 for resident; $50 for second family member; and $120 for each non-resident this week. No two-day price.
Summer Day Camp Registration Form

 

Tee Ball/Pee Wee Baseball
Register weekdays, 8 am to 4 pm.at Wickliffe Recreation Department. REGISTRATION ENDS MAY 26. COACHES NEEDED! To better protect our children, the City of Wickliffe’s Law Department and our risk management consultants have authorized basic background checks for our coaches. FEE: $40 Residents, $50 Nonresidents. Season runs through mid-July barring unforeseen weather conditions. Program Director: Todd Calic.

Tee Ball (Co-Ed) is for ages 3-4 (must be 3 years old by June 1, 2017). Games will be played Monday and Wednesday League or Tuesday and Thursday League (choose one). Games and practices at Borromeo Seminary. 6:15 and 7:15 pm game times. Coaches will receive rosters June 2. Team “Meet and Greet” for Monday and Wednesday League June 5 and Tuesday and Thursday League June 6.
CLICK HERE for Tee Ball registration form.

PeeWee Baseball is for ages 5, 6 (based on child’s age June 1, 2017). (Girls 7 years old not eligible for Girls Fast Pitch Softball are welcome to play PeeWee).

Girls League - play on Mondays and Wednesdays. Coaches will receive rosters June 2. Team “Meet and Greet” is Wednesday June, 7 at Jindra Field #4. Practice and game start times are 6:15 and 7:15 pm.
Girls PeeWee League Registration form.

Boys League - play on Tuesdays and Thursdays. Coaches will receive rosters June 2. Team “Meet and Greet” is Thursday June 8 at Jindra Field #4. Practice and game start times are 6:15 and 7:15 pm.
Boys PeeWee League Registration form.

Youth Beach Volleyball League
Youth Volleyball League on the sand volleyball court at Coulby Park, Fridays, June 9–July 28, Game start times 6:15, 7:15, 8:15pm. Boys and girls age 10-14. (9 year olds with volleyball experience are welcome) Fee: $25 per player. Register as an individual or a team. Individuals will be placed on a team. Maximum per team is 6, minimum is 4. Register through May 26. Program Director: Todd Calic
Volleyball League Registration Form

Wickliffe Junior Olympics
Wickliffe Recreation Fit Kid Program, Blue vs Gold Challenge - boys and girls ages 7 and up no registration fee (donations accepted) Wednesdays, June 14 - July 26, WJO Open Track 7 pm - 8:30 pm; supervised track and field activities, Wickliffe high school track. Saturdays, June 10- July 22, WJO Saturdays in the Park 11 am - 2 pm; Team Fun Runs / friendly team competitions held at various Wickliffe parks.
Wickliffe Junior Olympics Registration Form

 

Junior “Blue Devil” Basketball Camp
K through 3rd grade. May 30 – June 2, 9-11:30 am. Camp Director: Craig Austin, WHS Varsity Boys Basketball Coach. Held at Wickliffe Elementary School Gym. Fee: $40 Resident/$50 Non-resident. Registration and payment due by May 26. Limit 40 campers. For boys and girls entering grades K thru 3 in the 2017-2018 school year. This camp is designed to introduce campers to the fundamentals of the game. Emphasis on basic skills, dribbling, passing, and shooting as well as friendly competition. This is an instructional camp with minimal time devoted to games. Campers will receive a T-shirt and a drawstring bag.
Junior “Blue Devil” Basketball Camp Registration Form

“Blue Devil” Basketball Camp
4th through 6th grade.  May 30 – June 2, 1-3:30 pm. Camp Director: Craig Austin, WHS Boys Basketball Varsity Coach. Held at Wickliffe High School gym. Fee: $40 Resident/$50 Non-resident. Registration and payment due by May 26. Limit 50 campers. For boys and girls entering grades 4–6 during the 2017- 2018 school year. Learn the fundamentals of basketball, such as dribbling, passing, shooting, footwork and man to man defense. This camp will also teach the concepts of team offense and defense as the campers will play both 3 on 3 and 5 on 5. Each camper will receive a T-shirt and a drawstring bag.
“Blue Devil” Basketball Camp Registration Form

Lady “Blue Devil” Basketball Camp
4th through 8th grade.  July 10-13, Monday through Thursday, 9 am to noon. Camp Director: Anthony Rashod Wilson, WHS Girls Varsity Basketball Coach and Staff. Held at Wickliffe High School gym. Fee: $35 Resident/Non- Resident. For girls entering grades 4-8 during the 2017–2018 school year. Girls will learn the fundamental skills of dribbling, passing, shooting, footwork, basics of offense/defense and conditioning. While having fun friendly competition! Each camper will receive a T-shirt.
Lady “Blue Devil” Basketball Camp Registration Form

Lady “Blue Devil” Soccer Camp
K through 8th grade.  June 12-15, 11 am – 1 pm. Camp Director: Steven Gribovicz, WHS Girls Varsity Soccer Coach. Held at Wickliffe High School Soccer Field. Fee: $40 resident / $50 Non-resident. For girls entering grades K-8 during the 2017–2018 school year. Girls will receive training in the fundamentals of Soccer: footwork, dribbling, passing, shooting, basics of offense/ defense and conditioning. Each camper will receive a T-shirt.
Lady “Blue Devil” Soccer Camp Registration From

“Blue Devil” Football Camp
July 24, 25 & 26, 6 – 8 pm. Camp Directed by WHS Varsity Football Coaching Staff. Held at Wickliffe High School. Learn the fundamentals of competitive football from WHS and WMS Coaches and Varsity players. Camp is for boys in grades 2 – 8 during 2017-2018 school year who have a desire to learn and improve the fundamental skills of Football: footwork, blocking, and tackling. Fun filled friendly competition. Cost: $30 which includes Camp T-shirt.
Blue Devil” Football Camp Registration form

Lady “Blue Devil” Volleyball Camp  
6th through 8th grade.  July 24-26, 9 am to noon. Camp Director: Danette Cullinane WHS Girls Varsity Volleyball Coach, Held at Wickliffe Middle School Gym. Fee: $35 Resident/NonResident. Developing and strengthening the fundamental skills of Volleyball. For girls entering grades 6-8 during the 2017–2018 school year. Each camper will receive a T-shirt.
Lady “Blue Devil” Volleyball Camp  Registration form

Co-Ed Softball League needs teams for the 2017 season. If you have a team and a sponsor, please call the Recreation Department at 440-943-7120.

COMMUNITY RUN SPORTS PROGRAMS

This is a community information list only. These are Wickliffe based organizations that serve Wickliffe residents. The City does not run these organizations. Please use the contact numbers below to receive additional information about the league or sport.

Wickliffe Soccer Club

The Wickliffe Soccer Club offers competitive soccer leagues for players of any ability and experience level. Seasons begin in the fall and last about two months, then continue in the spring for approximately six weeks.

Registration for the 2016-17 season. In our split-season format, your registration and fee cover both the Fall 2016 and Spring 2017 sessions.
Please note the following registration guidelines and deadlines:

U6 Division (Coed)
The U6 coed division offers instructional coed play for children in pre-K and kindergarten. Fee is $45 if paid by Friday, Aug. 5, 2016. Fee increases to $50 thereafter. Final registration deadline is Friday, Aug. 26. Practices and games begin after Labor Day.
U8 Division (Coed)
The U8 Coed division offers instructional coed play for children in 1st and 2nd grades. Fee is $45 if paid by Friday, Aug. 5, 2016. Fee increases to $50 thereafter. Final registration deadline is Friday, Aug. 26. Practices and games begin after Labor Day.
U10 Division (Boys/Coed)
Mostly for players in the 3rd and 4th grades. Players cannot turn 10 before Aug. 1, 2016. Fee is $80 if paid by Friday, July 1, 2016. Fee increases to $85 thereafter. Final registration deadline is Friday, July 22. Practices and games begin in August.  
PLEASE NOTE: No 2nd graders or players who are age-eligible for U8 will be placed in the U10 division until all players who age-wise belong there are placed on teams.  If any openings remain then anyone requesting to move up early will be considered by the U8 Commissioner and board.

G10 Division (Girls Only)
 Mostly for players in the 3rd and 4th grades. Players cannot turn 10 before Aug. 1, 2016. Fee is $80 if paid by Friday, July 10, 2016. Fee increases to $85 thereafter. Final registration deadline is Friday, July 22. Practices and games begin in August. 
 PLEASE NOTE: No 2nd graders or players who are age-eligible for U8 will be placed in the U10 division until all players who age-wise belong there are placed on teams.  If any openings remain then anyone requesting to move up early will be considered by the U8 Commissioner and board.

U12 Division (Boys/Coed)
Mostly for players in the 5th and 6th grades. Players cannot turn 12 before Aug. 1, 2016. Fee is $80 if paid before Friday, July 1, 2016. Fee increases to $85 thereafter. Final registration deadline is Friday, July 22. Practices and games begin in August.
G12 Division (Girls Only)
Mostly for players in the 5th and 6th grades. Players cannot turn 12 before Aug. 1, 2016. Fee is $80 if paid before Friday, July 1, 2016. Fee increases to $85 thereafter. Final registration deadline is Friday, July 22. Practices and games begin in August.
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Registration fee includes a team jersey for U8 players. For older players, it includes a team jersey and socks. Each child is required to provide his/her own shoes and shin guards.
(NOTE: Shin guards are required for all practices and games.)
Questions? Please visit www.wickliffesoccerclub.org, email info@wickliffesoccerclub.org, or call 440-478-5973.
REGISTRATION INSTRUCTIONS
If your child played for WSC in the past, click "forgot password" -
do not set up a new account.  

For more information, contact Mike Wynn, Wickliffe Soccer Club president, at 440-347-9577, email info@wickliffesoccerclub.org, or visit the WSC website at www.wickliffesoccerclub.org.

Baseball/SOFTBALL

Wickliffe Baseball League - Boys Division
Baseball is offered for boys ages 7–18.
For any questions or information, please send an email to pres@wickliffebaseball.net.

Find out more here.

 

Wickliffe FastPitch League - Girls Division
Fast-pitch and coach-pitch softball is offered for girls ages 7-17.  Contact the Softball League at 411@wickliffefastpitch.org or for more information, visit www.WickliffeFastpitch.org.

Midget Football

For up to date information about fees and sign up dates and times, go to the website http://www.wickliffemidgetfootball.com/

Sign ups take place in March thru June. Any questions please contact via e-mail at wickliffemidgetfootball@yahoo.com

Monthly meetings are held on 2nd Thursday of each month at the Coulby Park clubhouse, 28730 Ridge Rd, at 8:00 pm. Use Coulby Pond entrance for closest parking lot to the clubhouse.