Athletic Programs

Louisburg Parks and Recreation (LPR) offers youth activities including baseball, softball, tee ball, basketball, and fall soccer.

In baseball, LPR operates under the Dixie Youth Baseball banner. Different levels include Coach Pitch for 7 and 8 year olds, Minor League for 9 and 10 year olds, and Major League for 11 and 12 year olds. Advanced Tee Ball is offered for children ages 4-6. Baseball is offered in the Spring and Fall.

In softball, Louisburg operates under the Tar Heel League banner. Leagues are offered for 8 and under, 10 and under, and 12 and under and 14 and under . The Tar Heel League is a competitive fast pitch softball program. Softball is offered in the Spring and Fall.

Soccer is offered in the fall. Leagues are offered for 4-6 year olds, 7-9 year olds, and 10-12 year olds and 13-15 years old. Leagues are co-ed.

Basketball is offered during the winter months and leagues are offered for 4-6 year olds, 7-9 year olds, 10-12 year olds, and 13-15 year olds. Leagues are co-ed and all games are played at the Louisburg Elementary School gymnasium.

Louisburg Parks and Recreation encourages youth participation and is a competitive organization. However, a strict code of conduct is to be adhered to by all involved in the program.

Louisburg Recreation Sports Registration Forms

Louisburg Basketball (winter 2013) registration Form

Louisburg Parks and Recreation Programs

Program Registration Period Season Period
Baseball TBA March - July
Tee Ball TBA March - June
Softball TBA March - July
Fall Baseball / Softball May 15 - August 7 September - October
Fall Soccer June 1 - September 10 September - November
Basketball October 4 - November 4

November - February

Adult Flag Football            September 20 - October 5     November - December

Applications for participation are normally distributed through the Franklin County Schools. You can also download these respective applications and additional sport related information below:

  • Basketball:  2012 Basketball Tourney Brackets:  Ages 7-9  and 10-13 

Coaching

Individuals of good character and who accept the philosophiesof the Louisburg Recreation Program may be considered as Coaches for our various program teams.  Coaching applications ae carefull scrutinized, criminal background and drug testing performed, and interviews conducted prior to being deemd  a Coach in the program.  If you would like to be considered for a Head or Assistant coaching position, the Coaches application form may be downloaded HERE.

Specific Sport Related Rules/Guidelines
Baseball:  Dixie Youth Bat Size/Type Regulations

 

 The Town is conducting a recreation Services Survey.  Please help us by
completing the Survey as we assess our program and participation.  Click Here

 

Follow Louisburg Recreation on Facebook by clicking here.

ATTENTION:  All Sports related ALERTS such as weather issues and game cancellations or postponements will be posted on the Facebook page as soon as determined.  You can also check game "rain outs" or other changes here

 or by Text alerts by signing up using the following process for each individual sport:

  • Text LOUISBURG to 84483 to receive ALL messages from Town of Louisburg Parks and Recreation.
  • Text BASEBALL1 to 84483 to receive Louisburg Baseball messages from Town of Louisburg Parks and Recreation.
  • Text SOFTBALL2 to 84483 to receive Louisburg Softball messages from Town of Louisburg Parks and Recreation.
  • Text SOCCER3 to 84483 to receive Louisburg Soccer messages from Town of Louisburg Parks and Recreation.
  • Text TEEBALL4 to 84483 to receive Louisburg T-Ball messages from Town of Louisburg Parks and Recreation.
  • Text BASKETBALL5 to 84483 to receive Louisburg Basketball messages from Town of Louisburg Parks and Recreation.

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