Youth Sports Programs
The purpose of the Sunrise Recreation and Park District’s youth sports programs is to guide each participant – boys and girls – through an organized program and to develop the fundamentals of each sport and promote team play through teaching, training, and sportsmanship. Click here to get answers to Youth Sports Frequently Asked Questions.
Volunteer to Coach
Show your community support by coaching young athletes. If you are proficient in any sport or are willing to learn, donating three to five hours of your time each week is all that is needed. For more information, please contact Todd at (916) 725-0186.
- Youth Flag Football Coach – Announcement
- Youth Basketball Coach – Announcement
- Middle School Basketball Coach – Announcement
- Middle School Volleyball Coach – Announcement
Youth Sports Camps, Clinics and Classes
Throughout the year, Sunrise Recreation and Park District offers a variety of youth camps, clinics and classes.
Youth Sports Leagues
Participants will have the opportunity to learn and solidify the fundamentals of sports while participating in weekly, organized practices and games.
Junior Giants Baseball
Junior Giants is a free, non competitive program for boys and girls ages 5-13. In addition to the fundamentals of baseball, the Junior Giants program focuses on the four bases of character development: Confidence, Integrity, Leadership and Teamwork. It’s a great start for those who have never played and a fun experience for those who have. Participants will have one practice and one game per week. Registration is April 15-May 15, 2017.
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For more information on the Sunrise Recreation Junior Giants program contact Kelly at 725-8843 or e-mail email@example.com
Middle School Sports Leagues
The Middle School Sports Alliance is made up of schools in the Sunrise, Carmichael and Orangevale Recreation and Park District’s. Through organized league play, participants will sharpen their skills while learning the importance of sportsmanship and fair play. Whatever your child chooses, they will be taught the fundamentals of the sport. Skill development will be stressed throughout the season and participants will receive a basic understanding of rules, sportsmanship and teamwork by the end of the season.
Flag Football (12-14 years)
This program will provide a fun opportunity to engage in continuous action, while learning fundamental skills. All team practices and games will be held at Rusch Park.
Volleyball League (6th-8th grades)
This program is designed to encourage teens to develop both physically and socially. Participants will sharpen their skills while learning the importance of sportsmanship and fair play. Athletes will practice after school at Kingswood, Sylvan, Lichen and Woodside. League games will be held at La Sierra Community Center.
Youth Sports Organizations
In addition to the youth sports leagues and activities provided by the Sunrise Recreation & Park District, we also partner with private youth sports organizations who utilize our fields and facilities for practices and games. Click here for contact information.
Foothill Golf Course
Foothills Golf Course in Citrus Heights is a 9-hole course that features 1,096 yards of golf from the longest tees for a par of 27. For more information click here.