Fountain Inn Parks & Recreation offers volleyball programs, camps, and leagues for all ages and skill levels, from K5-12th grade. The Fountain Inn Volleyball Program is designed to help kids develop fundamental skills in a safe, organized environment. The goal is to provide a fun, positive experience so that kids are encouraged to continue with the sport. Programs focus on skill development through instruction, drills, games, and matches with an emphasis on sportsmanship.
The City of Fountain Inn presents the 2021 League Volleyball Season. The Parks and Recreation Department is fortunate and excited to have your child participate with our Youth Sports Leagues!Youth learn the fundamentals of the sport with experienced coaches & mentors. Volleyball helps young athletes learn about leadership, discipline, and perseverance, achieving successes and navigating deficits. A league player enhances their physical fitness, develops resilience and strength
Registration Dates: July 15th-August 17th
Online Registration: You can create an account and register by clicking here. You will be redirected to the Fountain Inn Parks & Recreation Catalog Page
Cost: Registration cost is $55.00 in city limits and $65.00 out of City
Payment: Credit and Debit card payments can be made through online checkout. Cash payments can be made at the Activities Center (610 Fairview Street). Please make an appointment to do so at 864-862-4675. Please note: registration is not counted unless you have a receipt from the CivicRec registration website before the registration deadline. Registrations may be taken after the deadline if a spot is available otherwise a waiting list will be established
Duration: Practices are set to begin on August 23rd, Games are tentative to begin the week of 9/20 and the program end is projected to be 11/4
Location: All games and practices are scheduled at the Fountain Inn Activities Center, 610 Fairview Street, FI 29644
Schedule: The Activities Center is reserved Monday-Thursday from 5:30-8:30
7U:Practice and Play is scheduled one time per week beginning Monday 8/23- this league is designed to teach the fundamentals and technique for the game of volleyball, most sessions are approximately 1 hour. Make sure to bring a water bottle and wear comfortable clothes and athletic shoes/sneakers
10U, 13U & 17U: Schedules are finalized after registration ends. Schedules are pending the availability of volunteer coaches and registration numbers. Each team should anticipate two sessions per week, i.e. two practices, two games, one game-one practice, etc. Most practices and games are approximately 1 hour. This league will have multiple teams that will play each other. Games will be best 2 of three playing to 21
Evaluation & Team Selections are scheduled below:
10U (3rd-5th Grade): Thursday 8/19 at 6:00p- Teams will be selected and emails will be send with practice schedules. Practices will start next week! Make sure to bring a water bottle and wear comfortable clothes and athletic shoes/sneakers
13U (6th-8th Grade): Thursday 8/19 at 7:00p- Teams will be selected and emails will be sent out with practice schedules. Practices will start next week! Make sure to bring a water bottle and wear comfortable clothes and athletic shoes/sneakers
17U (9th-12th Grade): Thursday 8/19 at 7:00p- Teams will be selected and emails will be sent out with practice schedules. Practices will start next week! Make sure to bring a water bottle and wear comfortable clothes and athletic shoes/sneakers
Evaluations are a time for athletes to show skill level. As a Community Recreation League, it is understood that participants have various levels of play and knowledge of each seasonal sport. It is a priority of the Recreation department to make sure that each team is selected in a manner that is reflective of a healthy balance of seasoned players, players that may have never played, and every level in between.
Special Request Policy: The Recreation Department understands that there may be special requests for players to be on the same team or even a coach request. You have an opportunity to make this request during the registration checkout. Please note that while you make the request it is not a guarantee.
Volunteer Coaches, Parents & Assistants: Gratitude and thanks to our many volunteers that anchor this Recreation Department with success!!! You are much needed and appreciated! It is important to the Recreation Department to get to know those that are leading and facilitating within our youth leagues. Please reach out and connect with one of our Youth Sports & Recreation Leaders if you are interested or have questions about the process to become a volunteer