Sports Leagues and Lessons

If you’re looking for a sports team or league for your child you’re in the right place! We’ve put together a list of places where your child can play sports in and around Spartanburg. Whether your child wants to play soccer or softball we can help!

Looking for even more activities for kids? Be sure to check out our Ultimate Guide to Kid’s Activities in Spartanburg!

North Spartanburg Athletic Association

864.485.9331 | 3740 Boiling Springs Road , Boiling Springs, SC

District 2 NSAA offers baseball, football, and cheerleading

Inman Youth Association


Offers baseball, softball, track & field, football, cheerleading, basketball, and lacrosse

Boiling Springs Youth Athletic Association

864.406.5520 | 2427 Bryant Road, Boiling Springs, SC

Offers baseball, softball, football, cheerleading, track, and lacrosse.

Hillbrook Baseball

| 300 Blackwood Drive, Spartanburg, SC

Offers recreational and competitive coed baseball leagues for children 5-12 years old

Spartanburg County Parks Department


While the Parks Department does not sponsor any youth athletic leagues, the various athletic leagues use the county’s recreational fields. Their website also directs you to the various district leagues and traveling teams.

Carolina FC

| 200 Madison Drive, Wellford, SC

Soccer instruction and soccer competition for children 5-18 years old. The soccer club is located at the Carolina FC Soccer Complex.

Upward Star Center

864.949.5700 | 9768 Warren H. Abernathy Highway, Spartanburg, SC

Upward sports either meet at the Upward Star Center or partner sites. They offer basketball, cheer, soccer, and flag football.

Soccer Shots Upstate


This soccer program can be found in daycares, preschools, and in public venues.

D6 Youth Athletic Association

864.908.0445 | PO Box 170386 , Spartanburg, SC

Offers football, flag football, cheerleading, baseball, softball, t-ball, and lacrosse

YMCA of Greater Spartanburg

864.585.0306 | 151 Ribault Street, Spartanburg, SC

Thomas E. Hannah and Middle Tyger YMCA branches offer youth indoor soccer, youth soccer, youth t-ball, youth flag football, youth cheer, and youth basketball; swim lessons, and parent and child swim lessons.

AYSO Spartanburg

864.978.2430 | P.O. Box 160566 , Boiling Springs, SC

Soccer organization for instruction and competition for children 4-18 years old.

The First Tee of the Upstate

864.578.0023 | 215 South Woodfin Ridge Drive, Inman, SC

These educational golf programs focus on teaching life skills and golf in various upstate locations

District 5 Sports and Activities Council

| 150 Leonard Street, Duncan, SC

Offers baseball, basketball, cheer, football, golf, lacrosse, softball, tennis, track, volleyball, and wrestling. See website for more information

USTA Jr. Team Tennis


Multi-week programs for children 6-18 in multiple divisions

District 3 Youth Sports Association

Offers baseball, softball, and football